Alastair Cook's side trail by 60 runs with eight wickets of their second innings remaining after visitors bowled out for 523 on day three at Lord's.
Becomes first British gold medallist to win a world title with unanimous decision win over the American in Massachusetts.
The Italian has company in Byeong Hun An while Miguel Angel Jimenez and Tommy Fleetwood bring the drama at Wentworth.
The Spaniard holes his second ace in as many weeks at the BMW PGA Championship.
Englishman opted to play at the Crowne Plaza Invitational, where he goes into the weekend just two shots off the lead.
Schweinsteiger refused to say whether he will be making a summer move to Old Trafford, merely confirming: "I am under contract until 2016."
The riches of the Premier League only continue to grow, but Simon Barnes asks: Is the glory of reaching England's top-flight truly worth it?
Lewis Hamilton took pole position at the Monaco Grand Prix as Nico Robserg's challenge went up in a cloud of tyre smoke at Turn 1, forcing him to settle for second.
McLaren driver had to lift at the start of final flying lap due to yellow flags and missed out on Q3 by just 0.094s.
Former Old Trafford striker Cole says it will be "very tough" for United to match Chelsea next season, despite Louis van Gaal's predictions.
A Matt Banahan hat-trick of tries book-ended a thrilling performance from Bath as they overwhelmed Leicester Tigers at the Rec to take their place in the Aviva Premiership final, where they will face Saracens.
A sun-bathed Recreation Ground was the perfect setting for the veteran scrum-half and his puppeteer sidekick at fly-half to dismantle Leicester's play-off hopes.
Manchester City are considered to be favourites to secure a summer transfer for Liverpool forward Raheem Sterling, according to reports.
Bob Arum says he has been approached by backers from the Middle East who want to make the Dubai fight happen.
The World No.1 could not get away from Wentworth quick enough after missing the cut for the third time in four years - and there's a good chance he won't be back, writes Alex Perry.
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has expressed fresh optimism in keeping goalkeeper David De Gea at Old Trafford past the end of this season.
Geologists say a giant sinkhole near the driving range of a southwest Missouri golf course is fairly common because of the region's karst topography.
Saracens defied a bug that had swept through their ranks to book their place in next Saturday's Aviva Premiership final with a 29-24 victory over Northampton.
Simon Middleton's side beat USA 15-14 in winner-takes-all bronze medal clash in Amsterdam to book places in Rio.
Philippe Bianchi says family 'have to think about death' despite the fact they are still hopeful of a miracle with son Jules.
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho has not ruled out managing another English club.
Phil Brown's side score injury time equaliser at end of extra time against Wycombe at Wembley, before sealing promotion after a dramatic penalty shootout.
Alberto Contador outclassed his rivals on a tough individual time trial Saturday to reclaim the overall lead of the Giro d'Italia after the 14th stage.
With the England winger ready to snub a move abroad, City have become favourites to sign him from Liverpool.
Brit will travel to United States to fight Badou Jack for WBC strap after Sauerland and Mayweather Promotions agree deal.
De Gea has been linked with a big-money move to Real Madrid, having yet to sign the new contract offered to him by United.
Rosicky, 34, has been on the fringes of the Gunners squad this season, making only five starts in the Premier League.
Bayern Munich manager desperate to keep talisman as Manchester United prepare to make move.