Formula One grade circuit opens in Thailand
Formula One grade circuit opens in Thailand

The path was cleared for a to host a Formula One Grand Prix in the future when a round of the Japanese Super GT series opened the country`s first FIA Grade One circuit in Buriram at the weekend.

Gareth Bale crowned Welsh player of the year for record fourth time
Gareth Bale crowned Welsh player of the year for record fourth time

Real Madrid star Gareth Bale set a new record after being voted Welsh footballer of the year for the fourth time on Monday.

Niko Kranjcar leaves it late to rescue QPR against Stoke
Niko Kranjcar leaves it late to rescue QPR against Stoke

QPR narrowly avoided their fourth Premier League defeat of the season as a fine late equaliser from Croatia midfielder Niko Kranjcar rescued a 2-2 draw against Stoke on Saturday.

Mark Hughes deserves a good reception at QPR, says Harry Redknapp
Mark Hughes deserves a good reception at QPR, says Harry Redknapp

Stoke City boss Mark Hughes deserves a good reception from Queens Park Rangers fans despite being blamed for the club`s relegation to the Championship in 2013, manager Harry Redknapp said on Thursday.

Bojan Krkic leaves Barcelona to join Stoke City

Stoke City have signed striker Bojan Krkic from Spanish giants Barcelona for an undisclosed fee, the Premier League side announced on Tuesday.

Stoke can make history at Chelsea, says Hughes

Stoke City manager Mark Hughes has challenged his side to make history on Saturday by ending Chelsea`s 76-match unbeaten home record in Premier League games in two spells under manager Jose Mourinho.

Odemwingie strike maintains Stoke momentum

Peter Odemwingie scored for the third game running as Stoke City continued their impressive form with a 1-0 win over Hull City in the Premier League on Saturday.

Toure strike keeps Man City in title mix

Yaya Toure scored the only goal as Manchester City stayed in touch at the top of the Premier League with a gritty 1-0 win over Stoke City on Saturday.

Trinidad striker Jones faces fine for Liverpool no show

Trinidad and Tobago International Kenwyne Jones is facing disciplinary action for failing to turn up for Stoke City’s game against Liverpool Sunday.

Stoke to complain about ref in Newcastle drubbing

Stoke are to lodge an official complaint about the performance of referee Martin Atkinson in their 5-1 loss to Newcastle on Thursday.

Sherwood aims to get Spurs back on track

Tim Sherwood will continue his crash-course introduction to management as he attempts to ensure Tottenham avoid another home disappointment when Stoke visit White Hart Lane on Sunday.

Stoke manager Hughes charged with improper conduct

Stoke City manager Mark Hughes has been charged with improper conduct for his coat-throwing touchline tantrum during the 5-1 Premier League defeat at Newcastle United on Thursday, the FA said.

Hughes lashes out after day to forget for nine-man Stoke

The old adage that "it never rains but it pours" rang true for Stoke City on Thursday as they were thumped 5-1 by Newcastle United in the Premier League and had two players and manager Mark Hughes sent off.

Newcastle show no mercy to nine-man Stoke

Newcastle`s outstanding form continued on Thursday as they racked up their seventh win in nine games by beating nine-man Stoke 5-1 at St James Park for what was their 200th home win in the Premier League.

Januzaj already gets too much protection, insists Stoke boss Hughes

Manchester United boss David Moyes had claimed on Sunday opponents were "queuing up to kick" the 18-year-old, but the Welshman believes he gets a lot of decisions

Man United are vulnerable, says Stoke manager Hughes

Former Manchester United striker Mark Hughes believes his old club are "a little bit vulnerable" as he prepares his Stoke City side for Saturday`s Premier League clash at Old Trafford.

Blackburn target Di Matteo as Berg replacement

The Championship club have ambitiously placed the former Chelsea boss at the top of their wishlist after dispensing with the services of the Norwegian after just 10 matches.

Harry Redknapp replaces Hughes as QPR manager

Queens Park Rangers announced Saturday that Harry Redknapp would assume the vacant manager’s position at the club after Mark Hughes’ dismissal.

Harry Redknapp confirms he is closing in on QPR job

Harry Redknapp is confident of wrapping up negotiations to take over as QPR manager on Friday night.

QPR sack coach Mark Hughes

QPR have sacked Mark Hughes after a run of 12 games without a win this season has left the club bottom of the Premier League.