It is clear, writes BBC sports editor David Bond, that policy makers need to do more to tackle falling youth participation rates in sport
• Murray hot favourite to win BBC Spoty on Sunday • Christine Ohuruogu wins sportswoman of the year Andy Murray kicked off what is sure to be a busy awards season by winning the Sports Journalists' Association sportsman of the year award.
Pure fitness over total hockey? Six steps to England women's success at 2014 World Cup in the Netherlands
England women's bid for World Cup success in The Hague next June hinges on several factors.
London 2012 gold medallist Ruta Meilutyte wins the women's 50 metres freestyle at the ISF World Schools Games in Brasilia.
Reports indicate seats for final are already being offered for 10 times their face value
Ireland's Fiona Doyle and Barry Murphy have made it through to semi-finals on the first day of swimming at the European Short Course Swimming Championships in Herning, Denmark.
The Winter Olympics are just around the corner – in less than two months the grand sporting event will kick off in Sochi, Russia’s resort town which gives us the best of two worlds – sunny beaches in summer on coast of the Black Sea and snowy slopes ...