Jimmy Greaves: Tributes paid to former England striker – Sunday’s sporting social

Sports stars and clubs across the world continue to provide an insight into their lives on social media. Here, the PA news agency looks at some of the best examples from September 19. Football Tributes were paid to Jimmy Greaves who died at the age of 81. https://www.instagram.com/p/CT_8cd_rupP https://www.instagram.com/p/CT_6WjpINE4 https://www.instagram.com/p/CUATW5iM05H Gary Neville and Bastian Schweinsteiger […]

Dillian Whyte to push claims for Tyson Fury showdown with Otto Wallin bout

Dillian Whyte will attempt to push his claims for a showdown against Tyson Fury by taking on the WBC heavyweight champion’s former opponent Otto Wallin at London’s O2 Arena next month. Whyte lost his position as the WBC’s mandatory challenger after being brutally knocked out by Alexander Povetkin in August last year but he clinically […]

Anthony Joshua in dig at Tyson Fury as Oleksandr Usyk fight looms

Anthony Joshua was unsurprised at a blockbuster all-British showdown against Tyson Fury falling through but is convinced the fight will happen one day and said: “Whenever he’s ready, we’ll be here waiting.” A bout that would have had all four major world heavyweight titles at stake seemed to be on the verge of being finalised […]

‘Simply stunning’ – Tim Henman leads praise of Emma Raducanu

Former British number one Tim Henman branded Emma Raducanu’s performance in her US Open semi-final win over Maria Sakkari as “simply stunning”. Raducanu made history by becoming the first qualifier to reach a grand slam final with a dominant 6-1 6-4 victory over Maria Sakkari. She is also the first British woman to reach the […]