March 22, 2019

Messi injured on return as Argentina lose 3-1 to Venezuela

Lionel Messi returned to Argentina duty for the first time since the World Cup on Friday but it was a disappointing outing for the forward as they lost 3-1 to Venezuela and he was ruled out of their next match with a groin problem.
March 22, 2019

Sterling bags hat-trick as hungry England thrash Czechs

England made a hugely impressive start to their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign as Raheem Sterling scored a hat-trick in a 5-0 thrashing of a sorry Czech Republic side on Friday.
March 22, 2019

Portugal draw blank against Ukraine on Ronaldo’s return

European champions Portugal were held to a 0-0 draw by Ukraine in their opening Euro 2020 qualifier on Friday as Cristiano Ronaldo returned for the first time since the World Cup.
March 22, 2019

Wilson nets debut goal as Angola seal Cup of Nations return

Angola striker Wilson Eduardo scored on his debut as they beat Botswana 1-0 to qualify for the expanded 24-team Africa Cup of Nations finals being hosted in Egypt from June 21-July 19.
March 22, 2019

France start Euro qualifying campaign with 4-1 win

World champions France launched their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign with a no-nonsense 4-1 away win thanks to four different scorers against Moldova in Group H on Friday.
March 22, 2019

New rules affecting run for ITF presidency, says Miley

David Miley has confirmed that he will run for president of the International Tennis Federation (ITF) but said on Thursday he was being handcuffed in his bid by a new code of ethics that prevents him from campaigning.
March 22, 2019

Golf – Garrigus suspended for three months for positive marijuana test

American golfer Robert Garrigus has been suspended for three months by the PGA Tour after testing positive for marijuana.
March 22, 2019

Reeza, Rassie shine as South Africa seal Twenty20 series

Reeza Hendricks and Rassie van der Dussen impressed with the bat as a much-changed South Africa defeated Sri Lanka by 16 runs to seal the Twenty20 International series at Centurion Park on Friday.
March 22, 2019

Brexit: This is what business uncertainty looks like

For many within British business, the path to Brexit has felt like a tortuous exercise.
March 22, 2019

Revealed: The worst airport lounge in the UK

It is said to have stained carpets and unripe bananas
March 22, 2019

FTSE 100 sees £37bn wiped off value as global markets plunge

Global stock markets have plunged after latest economic data spurred renewed fears of an economic slowdown - while at the same time the pound rose sharply on latest Brexit developments.
March 22, 2019

‘We’ve had to watch TV on deck chairs after five-month wait for our new £2,000 sofa’

Victoria and Jason Barber were told they might get their corner settee by Christmas