Lewis Hamilton said he was “welling up with tears” on his way to winning the British Grand Prix at Silverstone on Sunday reports BBC Sport
The Mercedes driver had to fight for his fifth win of the year after a bad start left him third and later rain threatened his position at the front.
He said: “It’s a very proud moment. To see a sea of British fans with all the flags and caps is a huge day for me”.
British number one Heather Watson reached the third round at Wimbledon for the second time in her career with victory over Daniela Hantuchova reports BBC Sport
Watson, the last British woman left in the main draw, had to deal with soaring temperatures on Court One on the hottest day at Wimbledon on record.
The 23-year-old won 6-4 6-2 in 81 minutes and will face five-time champion Serena Williams next
Liam Broady began the British campaign at Wimbledon with a superb five-set win on his Grand Slam singles debut reports BBC Sport
The 21-year-old wildcard, ranked 182nd in the world, battled back from two sets down against Australia’s world number 138 Marinko Matosevic to win 5-7 4-6 6-3 6-2 6-3.
The British number six from Stockport celebrated wildly after winning in three hours and 15 minutes.
England and defender Luce Bronze have no fears about facing reigning world champions Japan in their semi-final on Thursday reports BBC Sport
The Lionesses reached the last four for the first time in their history with a quarter-final victory over hosts Canada on Saturday.
Bronze, who scored in the 2-1 win, said: “Japan are the favourites, we know that, but we’re confident.
“We know how we can beat them. England are going all the way!”
Former FIA president Max Mosley says Formula 1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone’s role “won’t change” if a takeover of the sport is completed reports BBC Sport
Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross is working with investors from Qatar to buy a stake in the sport. F1 owners CVC Capital Partners and Ross’s RSE Ventures have had talks but no formal offer has yet been made.
Negotiations are at an early stage and the group is just one of a number of potential bidders interested in a potential takeover of the motorsport series
England’s one-day displays against New Zealand, and subsequent 3-2 series win, are “everything we’ve strived for over the past few years”, says Eoin Morgan to BBC Sport
After a disastrous World Cup, England won their five-game series against the Black Caps with a three-wicket victory in the decider on Saturday
England sealed their place in the last 16 of the Women’s World Cup with a 2-1 victory over Colombia in Montreal on Wednesday night reports BBC Sport
They now dace a difficult match against Norway on Monday on Ottawa.
Nico Hulkenberg became the first active Formula 1 driver to win Le Mans for 24 years as he partnered England’s Nick Tandy to victory in a Porsche hybrid reports BBC Sport
Along with New Zealand’s Earl Bamber in the number 19 car, they earned a record 17th win in the race for Porsche.
Mark Webber was a lap behind in second in another Porsche, with Audi third.
Captain Eoin Morgan said England were “close to perfect” in their record 210-run win over New Zealand at Edgbaston reports BBC Sport
England smashed 408-9, their highest one-day international score, then bowled the Black Caps out for 198 to secure their biggest-ever win.
For all Juventus’s resilience and sheer grit, Barcelona were able to deliver coach Luis Enrique the Champions League to add to La Liga and the Copa del Rey in his first season reports BBC Sport
And the achievement of the team inspired by the superstar attacking trio of Lionel Messi, Suarez and Neymar can certainly stand comparison with others that brought glory to the Nou Camp in the past