Croatian professional footballer Luka Modric has won the prestigious Best FIFA Men’s Player of the Year title at a glittering ceremony, beating stiff competition from some of the world's greatest ever players to win the second annual award.
Jonny Wilkinson was one of England's most famous and dominant rugby players before his retirement from the sport in 2014. He is recognised as one of the best rugby union players in history, after rising to prominence in 2001 and playing a massive part in the 2003 England squad who won the Rugby World Cup.
The US Open Tennis Championship is a prestigious hard-court tennis tournament, with the 2018 event offering the richest prize in the history of the sport. Prize money at this year's US Open will hit a record $53 million, including $3.8 million each for the winners of the men's and women's singles titles.
The world's top tennis players are gearing up for this year's annual Wimbledon championship, which is due to take place from July 2nd to 15th. The All England Croquet and Lawn Tennis Club will be hosting the event, just as it has since the first championship in 1877.
The American sporting comedy, Happy Gilmore, stars Adam Sandler as an accidental golfer - a failed ice hockey player who finds he has an unexpected talent for golf, thanks to his unorthodox slapshot-style swing.