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Saturday cover: Al Jazira fall, allowing Al Ain to reassume the AGL throne

Matt Smith   |  April 18, 2015

The National's Sport cover for the Saturday, April 18 issue, featuring Al Jazira, falling to Baniyas and making Al Ain's Arabian Gulf League title a mathematical certainty.


The lowdown on ... the NBA play-offs

Jonathan Raymond   |  April 17, 2015

The 82-game regular season concluded on Wednesday, setting the stage for the first round of the NBA play-offs to begin on Saturday.


Friday cover: Al Ahli’s title defence ends with a whimper

Chitrabhanu Kadalayil   |  April 17, 2015

The National's Sport cover for the Friday, April 17 issue, featuring Al Ahli as their hopes of a climb in the Arabian Gulf League effectively came to an end.


Thursday cover: Barcelona’s party in the parc

Chitrabhanu Kadalayil   |  April 16, 2015

The National's Sport cover for the Thursday, April 15 issue, featuring Luis Suarez and Barcelona as they pummelled Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League quarter-final first leg.


Wednesday cover: Atletico make their stand against Real Madrid

Matt Smith   |  April 15, 2015

The National's Sport cover for the Wednesday, April 15 issue, featuring Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid battling in the Champions League.


Tuesday cover: Raheem Sterling secures points for Liverpool

Matt Smith   |  April 14, 2015

The National's Sport cover for the Tuesday, April 14 issue, featuring Raheem Sterling, who struck once as Liverpool defeated Newcastle United on Monday.


Monday cover: Manchester United rise above as Manchester City continue alarming slump

Matt Smith   |  April 13, 2015

Manchester United's derby victory over Manchester City takes the front page spoils on Monday, April 13 after a thrilling 4-2 victory at Old Trafford.


Sunday cover: Sheer delight for Tim Sherwood after Aston Villa’s win over Tottenham

Matt Smith   |  April 12, 2015

A delighted Tim Sherwood adorns The National Sport front page on Sunday, April 12 after masterminding a win for Aston Villa over former club Tottenham.


Ahead of the Manchester derby, five epic encounters between Man United and Man City

Press Association   |  April 11, 2015

Ahead of this weekend's Manchester derby, a look back at the five best encounters between Manchester United and Manchester City.


Rory McIlroy gives One Direction’s Niall Horan a Masters shot – and he shanks it

Agence France-Presse   |  April 9, 2015

The Irish pop singer Niall Horan of One Direction was given a tee-shot during the Masters Par-3 Contest on Wednesday while caddying for Rory McIlroy, promptly proceeding to hit it into the water.