Full links to 2012 Sport Relief special edition, edited by David Walliams

Charity telethon tops £50m on first night

Sport Relief has raised £50m in public donations, a new on-the-night record for the charity telethon.

Sport Relief raises record £50m

The Sport Relief fundraising extravaganza has raised a record on-the-night total of £50 million.

Miranda Hart and her Miranda co-star Sarah Hadland appear in a Sport Relief sketch which saw Hart mistaken for a male tennis professional

First Night: Sport Relief, BBC1

The night of light entertainment that never leaves a dry eye in the house

Frank Skinner in the pool

The lengths (and widths) they go to... Frank Skinner dives in

Comedian overcomes his fear of swimming to complete a length for Sport Relief

Meeting of minds: Marvin Humes, Aston Merrygold, JB Gill, and Oritsé Williams

Let's get physical, boys: Alan Carr gets chatty with JLS for Sport Relief

JLS are all over this year's Sport Relief – they've recorded the official single, they're on TV, at the O2, and running The Mall. Alan Carr meets the chart-toppers.

Rob Brydon: Federer said no... so I had to ask Jonathan Davies

Jonathan Davies (he of the 'cheeky little face') tells Rob Brydon about how it all began, his move to league and his new role on the box. Rob Brydon interviews Jonathan Davies

Bill Gates says of vaccines: 'We could save three million lives over the next decade'

Bill Gates: 'We could save three million lives over the next decade'

David Walliams talks to Bill Gates

Hit it off: David Walliams with Simon Cowell

This Briton's got talent: Simon Cowell reveals what it's like to be the most powerful person in pop

One man does more to shape our music industry than any other. As he begins another star search, the svengali talks to our guest editor David Walliams.

David Walliams talks to Eddie Izzard

'So, Eddie Izzard, were your marathons an attempt to trump my swims?'

David Walliams talks to Eddie Izzard

Sport Relief 2012: A letter from today's guest editor, David Walliams

Quality newspapers are normally quite boring. Not monumentally boring, just a bit dull and worthy. If they were a colour, they would be brown.

Brian May

Brian May - He will rock you

Queen's Brian May talks to film composer David Arnold about music and movies

Hold on to your hats: the Oscar-winning documentary
Undefeated

It's not the taking part but the winning

Documentary-makers are showing other directors how to cover sport – and landing big prizes, at last, too – says Kaleem Aftab

Letters: If you liked Sport Relief – wait till you see THIS

Dear Editor/Editoress,

Jeremy Hunt: The Culture Secretary is hoping to harness Olympic fervour to get more people into sport

Thousands of adults hang up their boots

Number of Britons participating in major sports has declined dramatically since 2009

David Baddiel: Comedy and sport are linked by a level playing field

I think comedians see a parallel universe in the muscularity of sport, in the no nonsense-ness of it

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England celebrate a wicket for Moeen Ali
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Sport
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Commonwealth GamesLATESTSprinter labelled claims 'nonsense' but The Times remains adamant that Bolt criticised the Glasgow Games
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Team Australia arrive at the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony
LATEST A Team Wales athlete is reported to have been assaulted late on Wednesday night
Sport
Australia team captain and 100m hurdler Sally Pearson
LATEST Athletics Australia has suspended its British head coach Eric Hollingsworth for calling Pearson a 'bad example'
Sport
England’s Greg Rutherford leaps into the air as he captures the gold medal in the long jump competition inside Hampden Park
REPORT Long jumper puts hamstring injury behind him to claim gold
Sport
David Millar is determined to deliver a medal or two as he prepares to pull on the Scotland shirt once again
PREVIEW The host nation did so much for cyclist after his doping nightmare, now he wants to pay them back with Games success
Sport
England’s Nicola Adams (left) dominates Erandi de Silva, of Sri Lanka, to guarantee herself a bronze medal at the very least
REPORT Flyweight confirms the colossal gulf in class between herself and her Sri Lankan opponent
Sport
Claudia Fragapane of England poses on the podium with Ruby Harrold and Hannah Whelan of England after winning the Women's All-Around Final
REPORT 4 ft 6 in gymnast clinched gold ahead of team-mates Harrold and Whelan in women's individual all-around event
Sport
Max Whitlock competes on the pommel horse on his way to gold
21-year-old ready to take on Kohei Uchimura in 2016
Sport
James Anderson exchanges words with the India batsman Ajinkya Rahane at the end of play
CricketEngland bowler embroiled in new confrontation
Sport
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Mountain bikingINTERVIEWWorld Cup: The Atherton siblings, a family united in rivalry, talk to Tim Rich
Sport
Rafael Nadal has been forced to miss two tournaments in the run-up to the US Open
tennisLittle has gone right for Spaniard since he won the French Open for a record ninth time last month
Sport
James Doyle returns in triumph aboard Kingman after the Sussex Stakes
racingGoodwood Festival: Three-year-old colt overcomes rivals' go-slow tactics to prove he is the best miler
Sport
Rory McIlroy smiles during a practice round for the World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational in Akron, Ohio
golfWGC Bridgestone Invitational: This is only Woods’ third tournament since back surgery in April, leaving him way out of the automatic selections
Sport
Vincenzo Nibali on the final stage of the Tour de France
CyclingANALYSIS Tour de France: Nibali becomes the first Italian winner since Marco Pantani in 1998
Sport
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The British rider impressed at this year's Tour de France and has been rewarded with a new contract until the end of 2016
Sport
athletics'If the leaders don’t ask us to change it, what are we supposed to do?' asks stadium official
Sport
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