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Tuesday’s cover: England hammer Pakistan by 330 runs to level series

Steve Luckings   |  July 26, 2016

England cricketer Joe Root and teammate Stuart Broad make the cover of The National Sport on Monday, July 25, 2016 after the defeat of Pakistan at Old Trafford by 330 runs on Monday.

Burnley’s Andre Gray slams racist ’ignorant prats’ after Bradford player receives abuse

Agence France-Presse   |  July 25, 2016

'Still live in the stone ages I see' Burnley player Andre Gray wrote on Twitter after a Bradford City player received racist abuse from a pair of Burnley fans in a friendly.

Monday’s cover: Lewis Hamilton out in front after Hungarian Grand Prix win

Steve Luckings   |  July 25, 2016

Lewis Hamilton makes the cover of The National Sport on Monday, July 25, 2016 after taking the chequered flag to win the Hungarian Grand Prix on Sunday.

Saturday’s cover: Chris Froome scraped but not broken

The National staff   |  July 24, 2016

The National's Sport cover for the Saturday, July 23 issue, featuring Chris Froome after a nasty spill in the Tour de France.

Sunday’s cover: Nico Rosberg clinches pole position at Hungarian Grand Prix

The National staff   |  July 23, 2016

Nico Rosberg makes the cover of The National Sport on Sunday, July 23, 2016 after the German Formula One driver clinched pole position on Saturday for the Hunagrian Grand Prix.

Five takeaways from Hungarian GP qualifying session

Graham Caygill   |  July 23, 2016

Nico Rosberg is out to maintain his streak of converting poles into victories, while Red Bull Racing drivers Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo continue their tussle for supremacy. Graham Caygill explains.

Friday’s cover: Sam Allardyce’s the man for England

Steve Luckings   |  July 22, 2016

Sam Allardyce makes the cover of The National Sport on Friday, July 22, 2016 after the English Football Association announced the Sunderland manager is to succeed Roy Hodgson as England manager.

Thursday’s cover: Sky’s the limit for yellow jersey leader Chris Froome

Steve Luckings   |  July 21, 2016

The Tour de France peloton rides on Stage 17, between Berne and Finhaut-Emosson, and the stunning picture makes the cover of The National Sport on Thursday, July 21, 2016.

Wednesday’s cover: Philippines baseball programme aims to catch ‘em while they’re young

Steve Luckings   |  July 20, 2016

Philippines teenager Piolo Perez makes the cover of The National Sport on Wednesday, July 19, 2016 to highlight how the game of baseball is stopping the country’s youth from being led astray.

Tuesday’s cover: The Karate Kid for UAE cricket returns before tour of Scotland

The National staff   |  July 19, 2016

UAE all-rounder Krishnachandran Karate graces The National Sport front page on Tuesday, July 18, 2016. Karate is back and ready to start again.