Gay defies the elements to blast season’s-best win

Tyson Gay shook the chill out of a packed Crystal Palace crowd with a hugely impressive season-leading 9.78 seconds 100 metres victory on Friday despite a groin injury that could end his season prematurely.

Ex-Portsmouth manager Hart joins Palace

Former Portsmouth manager Paul Hart took charge of Championship (second division) side Crystal Palace.

Ref blunder reignites goalline technology debate

England`s refereeing supremo has called for goalline technology to be introduced following the first major controversy of the season when Crystal Palace failed to have a legal goal awarded against Bristol City on Saturday.