Pakistan's Latif banned for five years for spot-fixing

Pakistan batsman Khalid Latif has been banned from cricket for five years for his part in a spot-fixing ring.A Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) tribunal handed down the punishment after finding Latif guilty of all charges at a hearing on Wednesday, The PCB has been conducting a long-running investigation into corruption

Celtic humbled as PSG hit five in Glasgow

Celtic sustained their heaviest ever home European defeat as Neymar led the way for Paris St-Germain in the Champions League group stage opener.The world's most expensive player coolly finished and then had a hand in PSG's second, which was finished emphatically by Kylian Mbappe.Edinson Cavani converted a penalty for the

England release five for County Championship duty

Five England players have been released for duty with their clubs for this week's County Championship fixtures. In the week they could be crowned champions, Division One leaders Essex will have Tom Westley available for the trip to Edgbaston to face Warwickshire.The Bears, who could be relegated this week, will

Man City score five to demolish 10-man Liverpool

Manchester City thrashed 10-man Liverpool as they sent out an ominous message of intent to their Premier League title rivals.Liverpool were already trailing to Sergio Aguero's cool finish when Sadio Mane was sent off eight minutes before half-time for a high challenge on Ederson that left City's keeper requiring lengthy

Boom wins stage five to lead Tour of Britain

Lars Boom took the overall lead at the Tour of Britain with victory in stage five's individual time trial. The Dutch Lotto NL-Jumbo rider completed Thursday's 16km route around Clacton-on-Sea in 19 minutes two seconds, six seconds faster than his Belgian team-mate Victor Campenaerts.Boom leads Campenaerts by eight seconds in