A hot streak of form, plenty of new faces and an old head back in charge - Tim Vickery on the rebuilding of Brazil.
Luis Suarez says Liverpool are the only team he would play for in England if he ever returned to the Premier League.
Texas-based Jimmy Walker wins his home event by four shots to continue his impressive build-up to the Masters.
Jessica-Jane Applegate and Tom Hamer swim personal bests at the British Para-Swimming International Meet.
Italian legend Valentino Rossi wins the opening race of the 2015 MotoGP season in a dramatic finish in Qatar.
The Football Association will not be permitted to lay a wreath to mark the 30th anniversary of the Heysel disaster.
Britain's Lizzie Armitstead has won the second round of the 2015 UCI Road World Cup; the Trofeo Alfredo Binda in Italy.
Steven Fletcher scores Scotland's first hat-trick for 46 years as they record an emphatic 6-1 victory over Gibraltar.
A look at some of the key facts and figures from the World Cup final as Australia beat co-hosts New Zealand by seven wickets.
Roberto Firmino's goal helps Brazil extend their winning run to eight matches at the expense of Chile at Emirates Stadium.
Chelsea to bid £75m for Bale, Sterling to turn down Liverpool deal, Modric to Manchester City, plus more.
Goal-scoring hero Kyle Lafferty says "heart and determination" are playing a major part in Northern Ireland's blossoming Euro 2016 qualification campaign.
Shane Long's late equaliser rescues a crucial draw for the Republic of Ireland against Poland in the Euro 2016 qualifier.
Visually impaired cyclists Neil Fachie and Sophie Thornhill win para-cycling world sprint titles as Britain top the medals table.
Richie Ramsay recovers from dropping four shots in the space of two holes to claim the Trophee Hassan II in Morocco.
Football fans are being given the chance to vote for the BBC Women's Footballer of the Year 2015 from a five-player shortlist.
Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes' tyre strategy was a key factor in his failure to beat Sebastian Vettel and win in Malaysia.
Sebastian Vettel's Malaysian Grand Prix win ignites the prospect of a potential challenge to Mercedes' dominance.
Australia's World Cup victory shows the gulf in class between Michael Clarke's team and England, says Jonathan Agnew.
James Durham was among 342 Southend fans to make the trip to Bury - for a game abandoned after only six minutes.
Despite leading his team to World Cup and Ashes success, Michael Clarke has struggled to win the hearts of the Australian public.
Martin O'Neill praises his Republic of Ireland side after Shane Long's goal earns a vital qualifier draw against Poland.
Captain Wayne Rooney says England are a tougher side to play against since their early exit at the World Cup finals.
France's Gwladys Nocera holds off England's Melissa Reid and Felicity Johnson to win the Lalla Meryem Cup in Morocco.
Watch departing Australia captain Michael Clarke dedicate his side's "special" World Cup final win over New Zealand to former team-mate Phillip Hughes.
Ferrari's victory in Malaysia was just what Formula 1 needed, just don't expect Fernando Alonso to agree with you.
Manchester City's Yaya Toure says he will decide about his international future with the Ivory Coast this week.
Opening scorer Aaron Ramsey explains why Wales' win in Israel was emotional, and two-goal Gareth Bale says he didn't need to answer his critics.
Britain's Andy Murray beats Colombian Santiago Giraldo to claim his 499th career win and reach round four at the Miami Open.
Stephen Gallacher thinks he can win a major as he prepares for his second taste of the "unique" Masters experience.