A late goal from Bryan Oviedo earned Everton a first win away to Manchester United since 1992 – and condemned David Moyes to defeat in his first game against his former side.
A first Arsenal goal in nearly three years from Nicklas Bendtner helped the Gunners cruise to a 2-0 win over Hull City at the Emirates.
John Afoa will leave Ulster at the end of the current season, it was revealed on Wednesday evening.
Trainer Gerard Butler has been banned for five years by the British Horseracing Authority disciplinary panel after pleading guilty to the use of steroids.
Warren Gatland has expressed an interest in coaching the British and Irish Lions for their Tour of New Zealand in 2017.
Luis Suarez netted four times as Liverpool hammered Norwich City, while Chelsea battled to victory in a thriller at Sunderland, in the Barclays Premier League on Wednesday evening.
The 2014 Formula 1 season will feature 19 races, with South Korea, New Jersey and Mexico all dropped from the calendar.
Dimitar Berbatov's agent has confirmed the striker is unhappy at Fulham and wants to leave the club in January.
Liam Rushe is in no doubt 2013 will go down as a great year for the Dublin hurlers even if they failed to lift the Liam McCarthy.
Donnacha Ryan looks set to remain with Munster despite interest from a number of club outside of Ireland.