The Five Pointer: Haskell swaps rugby for MMA and Paire loses it on court

Tom Homewood
Assistant Producer

Yahoo Sport's daily round-up of five talking points in sport.

The Ashes third Test began this morning and England captain Joe Root says they must capitalise on the absence of Steve Smith.

Former England rugby player James Haskell has signed with Bellator as a heavyweight fighter in the MMA.

Phil Parkinson has resigned from his position as Bolton Wanderers first team manager amid the chaos at the club.

Manchester United and Inter Milan are yet to reach an agreement over a deal for for Alexis Sanchez.

And, Benoit Paire who is known for being a bit of a hot head lost it on court after losing grip of his racquet on serve.

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