Cricket: 100-ball format aimed at mums and kids – Andrew Strauss

Strauss says the England Test team need to lift it "a notch or two"A proposed new 100-ball competition will be aimed "at mums and kids during the summer holidays", says England director of cricket Andrew Strauss.The [Read entire story]

County Championship: Ollie Pope scores 145 as Surrey dominate Hampshire

Ollie Pope was batting in just his 12th first-class inningsSpecsavers County Championship Division One, Kia Oval (day three):Surrey 211 & 407-9d: Pope 145, Foakes 81; Abbott 3-72Hampshire 147 & 116-4: Vince 33; Virdi [Read entire story]

London woman dies following ‘awful attack’ near Lakeside Shopping Centre in West Thurrock

A London woman who died following an “awful attack” near a major shopping centre has been named by police. Julie Hunt, from Rainham, east London, was assaulted near [Read entire story]

UK weather forecast latest: Temperatures set to drop 10C in parts of country as mini-heatwave comes to an end

Temperatures are set to drop by 10C by the end of the week as a mini-heatwave comes to an end across a large swathe of the UK. It comes after Sunday’s London Marathon saw [Read entire story]

County Championship: Derbyshire batsmen dominate against Middlesex

Ben Slater (pictured) and Luis Reece's 219-run partnership is a Derbyshire record for the first wicket against MiddlesexSpecsavers County Championship Division Two, The 3aaa County Ground, Derby (day three):Derbyshire [Read entire story]

London Marathon 2018: Katie Price insists she did train for race after pulling out ‘with knee injury’

Katie Price hit back at criticism after she was forced to pull out of the London Marathon due to a reported knee injury. The former glamour model, 39, took part in Sunday's [Read entire story]

London Marathon 2018: Heroic Grenfell Tower firefighters raise more than £42k for children who survived disaster

The heroic fire crew who were first to arrive at the Grenfell Tower inferno have completed the London Marathon, raising more than £42,000 for children who survived the disaster. [Read entire story]

Wilfried Zaha: There is an agenda against me, says Crystal Palace winger

Wilfried Zaha has been booked four times for simulation since the start of the 2015-16 seasonCrystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha says people are trying to get him banned after he was booked for diving in Saturday's 0-0 [Read entire story]

Stephen Lawrence murder: Police should ‘revisit’ Macpherson lessons

Image copyright AFP The "very clear" lessons from the Stephen Lawrence murder investigation need to be revisited by every UK police force, the [Read entire story]

Arsene Wenger: Arsenal hurt by lack of unity, says departing manager

Arsene Wenger: BBC Sport pundits discuss 'phenomenal' outgoing Arsenal bossArsenal manager Arsene Wenger says the lack of unity among fans in recent seasons has been "hurtful" to the club.The Frenchman announced on [Read entire story]