The latest stories from the Sport section of the BBC Sport web site.
Updated: 1 hour 16 min ago
Daniel Ricciardo says he is still in the hunt for the F1 world title but needs a podium in Singapore to keep his hopes alive.
Centrally contracted Sam Warburton is being rested by Cardiff Blues for the visit of Ulster in the Pro 12.
Celtic boss Ronny Deila says he expects a "dominant" performance from opponents Red Bull Salzburg when the two sides meet in the Europa League on Thursday.
Ricky Burns begins his attempt to become a three-weight world champion when he takes on Esteban Gonzalez on 4 October.
Team news as Gloucester host Exeter in Friday's Aviva Premiership fixture at Kingsholm (19:45 BST).
After less than a week of bidding, applications already exceed available ticket numbers at four Rugby World Cup venues.
Lancashire and former South Africa batsman Ashwell Prince says he is considering reversing his decision to retire.
Micky Adams resigns as Port Vale manager after a run of six straight defeats for the League One side.
Director of cricket Martyn Moxon says Yorkshire will support captain Andrew Gale against a charge of a racism offence.
Two-time Grand Slam winner Li Na is set to announce her retirement from tennis because of injury, Chinese state media says.
Harry Redknapp says there was "not a good atmosphere" at QPR when he took over from Mark Hughes, who returns on Saturday.
Wales will find out on Friday whether Cardiff has been successful in its bid to be one of the host cities for Euro 2020.
Salford Red Devils owner Marwan Koukash hopes to buy an Australian NRL club to partner his Super League team.
The Australian Rugby Union wants the British and Irish Lions to start their 2017 tour of New Zealand in Australia.
Dundee manager Paul Hartley rejects the chance to replace Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as Cardiff boss, BBC Scotland learns.
Wembley Stadium could be announced as the venue for the semi-finals and final of Euro 2020 on Friday.
Warwickshire will make a late decision on the fitness of England batsman Ian Bell for Saturday's One-Day Cup Final against Durham.
With the World Cup a year away, Jeremy Guscott sees an improving England as the biggest threat to New Zealand's crown.
Celtic manager Ronny Deila backs up defender Jason Denayer's claim they can go all the way in the Europa League.