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Lance Armstrong settles $100m US government lawsuit for $5m

Lance Armstrong agrees to pay $5m (£3.5m) to the US government to settle a long-running lawsuit that could have cost him $100m (£71m) in damages.

Barcelona one win from title after Atletico defeat

Barcelona are one win away from securing a 25th Spanish league title after second-placed Atletico Madrid lost at Real Sociedad.

Saints must 'go for it now' - Hughes wants more in attack after draw at Leicester

Southampton have to "take more risks" and "just go for it" says manager Mark Hughes after they were held to a draw against Leicester

Australia will reduce sledging - new captain Paine

New Australia captain Tim Paine says the team will reduce their levels of sledging under his leadership.

BBC Live Cricket Feeds

ECB holds talks to introduce 100-ball format to new competition

The England and Wales Cricket Board wants to introduce an innovative '100 balls' format into its new city-based tournament.

'The players should wear clown outfits' - reaction to '100-ball' plans

"A gimmick", "ridiculous" and "needless" - the reaction to the ECB's plans for a new '100-ball' format.

Australia captain Tim Paine says team will reduce sledging after ball-tampering scandal

New Australia captain Tim Paine says the team will reduce their levels of sledging under his leadership.

Chennai charter train to take fans 1,000km for 'home' game

IPL side Chennai Super Kings charter a special train to take fans over 1,000km to Pune for their latest 'home' match

BBC Football News

Southampton must 'go for it now' - Hughes wants more in attack after draw at Leicester

Southampton have to "take more risks" and "just go for it" says manager Mark Hughes after they were held to a draw against Leicester

Sports Minister Crouch 'declaring war on fans' over standing

Sports Minister Tracey Crouch is "declaring war on football fans" by turning a blind eye to safe standing, says the Football Supporters' Federation.

Moses strikes as Chelsea win at Burnley

Chelsea maintain their push for a top-four finish in the Premier League with a 2-1 victory at European hopefuls Burnley.

Lawro's Premier League and FA Cup predictions v BBC Asian Network DJ Noreen Khan

BBC football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on BBC Asian Network presenter Noreen Khan to predict this weekend's FA Cup semi-finals and Premier League fixtures.