March 24, 2019

Holder Isner advances in Miami and will face Britain’s Edmund next

Defending champion John Isner unleashed 16 aces in claiming a 7-5 7-6(6) victory over determined Spaniard Albert Ramos-Vinolas in the third round of the Miami Open on Sunday.
March 24, 2019

Soccer – Serie A matches unlikely to be played in China in the near future

Serie A matches are unlikely to be played in China in the near future although matches in the less prestigious Coppa Italia could be, the head of Italy's soccer league said on Sunday.
March 24, 2019

Hazard marks milestone with early goal to help Belgium win

Eden Hazard marked his 100th cap with an early goal to set Belgium on their way to a comfortable 2-0 away win over Cyprus in their Euro 2020 qualifier on Sunday.
March 24, 2019

Poland beat stubborn Latvia as Israel sink Austria

Poland made it two wins out of two at the start of their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign after second-half goals by Robert Lewandowski and Kamil Glik gave them a 2-0 home win over Latvia in Group G on Sunday.
March 24, 2019

Schulz grabs late winner as Germany stun Netherlands

Germany defender Nico Schulz scored a late winner as their new-look side snatched a 3-2 win away to the Netherlands in their opening Euro 2020 Group C qualifier on Sunday, an absorbing clash that swung in fortunes from one side to the other.
March 24, 2019

Halep recovers to beat Hercog, Venus wins in Miami

Romanian second seed Simona Halep fought back from a set down to defeat Slovenian Polona Hercog in a challenging third round match at the Miami Open on Sunday.
March 24, 2019

Southgate says youngsters will handle hostile Montenegro atmosphere

After being cheered to the Wembley rafters during the 5-0 thrashing of the Czech Republic, manager Gareth Southgate expects his young England side to face a more hostile 90 minutes in their second Euro 2020 qualifier in Montenegro on Monday.
March 24, 2019

Streisand says she is ‘profoundly sorry’ for comments about Michael Jackson accusers

"You can say 'molested,' but those children, as you heard say, they were thrilled to be there," the star had said in an earlier interview.
March 24, 2019

South Africa secure last berth at Cup of Nations finals

South Africa booked the last place at the African Cup of Nations finals with a 2-1 away win over Libya thanks to Percy Tau's double on Sunday to complete the lineup for the 24-team finals being hosted in Egypt in June.
March 24, 2019

Valiant Hungary fight back to stun Croatia 2-1

Hungary midfielder Mate Patkai scored his first international goal to secure a come-from-behind 2-1 victory over World Cup runners-up Croatia in a Euro 2020 Group E qualifier on Sunday.
March 24, 2019

ConvaTec hires Genus chief to heal City wounds

The embattled‎ medical devices maker ConvaTec will announce a sweeping boardroom overhaul on Monday including the departure of chairman Sir Christopher Gent, one of the most prominent figures in British business.
March 24, 2019

Cycling – Yorkshire tourism boss Verity resigns after expenses investigation

Gary Verity, who brought the Grand Depart of the Tour de France to Yorkshire in 2014, has resigned as chief executive of Welcome to Yorkshire following an investigation into his expenses, the tourism agency said.