Wales finished their memorable Euro 2016 campaign on a winning note as Aaron Ramsey and Gareth Bale crowned a Cardiff party with second-half goals against Andorra.
The playwright added he was grateful he still had fans interested in his work as the film premiered at the BFI London Film Festival.
The 686-page novel won the award ahead of the favourite A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara.
Scotland forwards Ross Ford and Jonny Gray face missing the rest of the World Cup after they were both issued with three-week bans.
An epic re-telling of the attempted assassination of reggae superstar Bob Marley has won the Man Booker Prize.
A goal from a former Boreham Wood loanee saw life without Ian Allinson start with a 1-0 defeat at home to Aldershot Town, who perfected the away day smash-and-grab at Meadow Park.
BBC journalist Sue Lloyd-Roberts has died after a battle with cancer.
Police are appealing for information to trace a missing family of seven who they believe have travelled to Turkey.
The stars headed to the red carpet on Tuesday evening for the premiere of the film at the BFI London Film Festival.