May 7, 2019

Federer makes triumphant return to clay in Madrid, Djokovic advances

Roger Federer made an impressive return to clay by easing past Richard Gasquet to reach the last 16 of the Madrid Open on Tuesday, while Novak Djokovic also breezed through with a straight sets win over American Taylor Fritz.
May 7, 2019

Winning Champions League would be a miracle, says Spurs boss Pochettino

Tottenham Hotspur's Argentine manager Mauricio Pochettino said he might "go home" if his side pull off what he described as "a miracle" and win this season's Champions League.
May 7, 2019

Osaka survives test to reach last 16 in Madrid along with Halep

World number one Naomi Osaka withstood a firm test from unseeded Spaniard Sara Sorribes Tormo to reach the last 16 of the Madrid Open on Tuesday while Simona Halep also advanced but Angelique Kerber's tournament was ended by an ankle injury.
May 7, 2019

Online retailer criticised over Auschwitz-themed pillows and miniskirts

The Auschwitz Memorial has criticised an online retailer for selling pillows, T-shirts and miniskirts depicting the former Nazi concentration camp.
May 7, 2019

Grobbelaar sees Klopp as worthy heir to Shankly

Juergen Klopp has taken Liverpool on a rollercoaster Premier League title challenge this season and while it might end in disappointment, former goalkeeper Bruce Grobbelaar believes their German coach warrants comparison with club great Bill Shankly.
May 7, 2019

Soccer – Liga fixtures moved to avoid clash with Women’s Champions League final

La Liga has rescheduled matches on the last day of the season to avoid clashing with the Women's Champions League final between Barcelona and holders Olympique Lyonnais on May 18, a spokesman for the organisation told Reuters.
May 7, 2019

Uber drivers set to go on strike over pay

Uber drivers are to go on strike on Wednesday - 24 hours before the minicab company's stock market flotation.
May 7, 2019

European elections confirmed for May 23rd – and there are just hours left to register to vote

Today is also the last day you can register to vote in the elections
May 7, 2019

Much to worry about as European growth forecasts downgraded

It is difficult to know where to start when assessing the European Commission's latest economic forecasts for the EU's 28 member states.
May 7, 2019

Domino’s shares down as international prospects go cold

Investors lost their appetite in Domino's Pizza after it warned its struggling overseas business would remain in the red this year.
May 7, 2019

Woman discovered she had stage three ovarian cancer after being ‘fobbed off’ by doctors

Jennie Allen was told she had a bladder infection and food intolerances before she was eventually diagnosed with stage three cancer
May 7, 2019

Two arrested after man was shot dead with crossbow in the street

Two people have been arrested on suspicion of murder after the man died in hospital