All the ins and outs for football teams in the Midlands as the transfer window reaches the midway point.Read the full story ›
Stoke have continued to strengthen their squad ahead of the new season by completing the signing Ibrahim Afellay.Read the full story ›
The major talking points as England and Australia head into the third Test at Edgbaston today with the Ashes series firmly poised at 1-1.Read the full story ›
Aston Villa have agreed a deal to sign defender Jose Angel Crespo from Cordoba, the Spanish club have announced.
The 28-year-old full-back started his career at Sevilla, where he was part of the squad that won the 2006 UEFA Cup, before going on to play for Racing Santander, as well as Padova, Bologna and Verona in Italy.
Ian Bell hopes his move up to three in the England batting order will give him the opportunity to score "big runs" in the third Ashes TestRead the full story ›
Aston Villa Football Club have announced the signing of Jordan Ayew.
The 23-year-old forward has signed a five-year deal with the Club and joins from French side Lorient for an undisclosed fee.
Ayew, from Marseille, arrives at Villa Park following the acquisitions of fellow Ligue 1 players Jordan Amavi and Idrissa Gueye.
I'm really pleased to bring Jordan to the football club. "He is a fantastic young player who is perfectly suited to the Premier League."
Ayew completed his medical at Bodymoor Heath this morning before meeting his new team-mates for the first time.
More than 100,000 extra tickets for the Rugby World Cup will go on sale from today, with tickets to all 48 matches available.Read the full story ›
Geoff Thomas has been riding the route of the Tour de France to raise money for the charity 'Cure Leukaemia'.Read the full story ›
Ticket sales for the Ashes tournament at Edgbaston has hit record levels since they've been on sale to the public.
More than 105,000 tickets have been sold for next week's third Investec Ashes Test Match.
The seating at the venue in Birmingham has been increased since 2009's record ticket sales.
The Saddlers have revealed their new white and blue away kit for the 2015/16 football season.
The team are back in action today taking on Premier League neighbours, Aston Villa, in a pre-season friendly.
The Saddlers will be wearing our new away kit for the first time this afternoon... http://t.co/GuCnJwwq9N