VIDEO: DIRTcar Modified driver Jason Kinney took a wild ride down the frontstretch on Saturday night.
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West Ham could soon have a royal following after the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were given replica football shirts for their young children. The couple were handed the gifts by club captain Mark Noble as they visited the London Stadium, alongside Prince Harry, for the graduation ceremony of dozens of sports coaching apprentices, as part of the Coach Core scheme.
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain accepts he faces a fight for a regular first-team place at Liverpool but insists he is ready to seize his chance. The A 35million deadline-day signing from Arsenal scored his first goal for his new club in the 7-0 Champions League rout of Maribor - the Reds' biggest away win in European football.
Cristiano Ronaldo has offered solidarity to those affected by wildfires in Portugal and Spain, which have claimed over 100 lives. In a message on Facebook, posted shortly after Real Madrid's 1-1 draw with Tottenham in which he scored the equaliser and a minute's applause was held to remember the victims, Ronaldo said: "It is impossible to remain indifferent to this tragedy.
The papers are dominated by speculation surrounding who could replace sacked Leicester manager Craig Shakespeare . The Mirror reports that the club do not have anyone immediately lined up, and says former boss Nigel Pearson, who has taken over at Leuven, Leicester's sister club in Belgium, will not be considered.
The Belgian midfielder has been in brilliant form in the first two months of the season and delivered another masterful performance as City beat Napoli 2-1 in the Champions League on Tuesday. De Bruyne's agent Patrick De Koster has said he intends to begin discussions with City over improved terms in the coming months.
Just five minutes into his Boston career, new Celtics star forward Gordon Hayward gruesomely broke his left ankle, an injury that may end his season. Hayward, who signed a four-year, $128 million free agent contract this summer, went up for an alley-oop pass midway through the first quarter and collided with LeBron James.
Maria Sharapova suffered a first-round exit at the Kremlin Cup in her native Russia just two days after winning her first WTA title since returning from a drugs ban. The 30-year-old was back on home soil for the first time since serving a 15-month ban for testing positive for the banned substance meldonium, but was ousted in straight sets 7-6 6-4 by Slovakian Magdalena Rybarikova.
Tottenham held Champions League holders Real Madrid to a 1-1 draw in Spain to remain undefeated in Group H. Spurs went ahead in the 28th minute when Serge Aurier's cross to Harry Kane was diverted home by Real defender Raphael Varane. However, Aurier then conceded a penalty at the other end by lunging in on Toni Kroos, with Cristiano Ronaldo converting the spot-kick to level things up.
Barcelona aim to make it three straight Champions League wins this season when they take on Group D rivals Olympiacos at Camp Nou on Wednesday night. Here Press Association Sport takes a look at the talking points before the first ever competitive meeting between the two sides.
The world number one, who has a long history of knee problems, wore tape during his final defeat by Roger Federer in the Shanghai Masters last weekend. Nadal has enjoyed great success on hard courts this summer but has made no secret of how gruelling he finds the surface on his body.