June 7, 2019

Esports platform Super League Gaming, in first post-IPO deal, buys Framerate

The amateur esports platform Super League Gaming Inc has acquired the fast-growing social video network Framerate for $2.5 million (£1.96 million) in cash and stock, according to a corporate filing on Friday.
June 7, 2019

Pictures offer rare glimpse of life behind bars for 300 inmates at tough Victorian prison

Student given access to cons who told her of despair behind bars
June 7, 2019

Former teacher and Ofsted inspector who had secret drug addictions jailed for stealing from OAPs

Mother-of-three was hooked on drugs for 15 years and committed robberies with boyfriend to fund habit
June 7, 2019

Snedeker shoots 60 to trail by one shot at Canadian Open

Ten months after shooting 59, Brandt Snedeker almost matched the feat when he carded a 10-under-par 60 in the second round at the Canadian Open in Ontario on Friday.
June 7, 2019

Late Duffy header gives Ireland 1-1 draw in Denmark

Ireland defender Shane Duffy's towering late header kept their unbeaten run in the Euro 2020 qualifiers intact as the Group D leaders drew 1-1 away to Denmark on Friday.
June 7, 2019

Djokovic in trouble as rain stops play

Novak Djokovic's hope of winning a fourth straight Grand Slam title was in jeopardy at the French Open on Friday when rain interrupted his semi-final against Austrian Dominic Thiem.
June 7, 2019

France take first step towards possible World Cup glory

France head coach Corinne Diacre said her side had taken their first step towards women's World Cup success but warned they must stay grounded after they started with a 4-0 victory against South Korea on Friday.
June 7, 2019

Hazard joins Real Madrid on five-year contract

Real Madrid ended their long pursuit of Eden Hazard on Friday when they agreed to sign the Belgium winger from Chelsea on a five-year contract for a reported 100 million euros (89 million pounds), making him their joint-record signing.
June 7, 2019

Rampant France thrash Korea in World Cup opener

A rampant France smashed South Korea out of sight on Friday to open their women’s soccer World Cup campaign in irrepressible style with a 4-0 victory that sent a warning to all other teams with a design on the trophy.
June 7, 2019

Neymar, sponsors suspend some ad campaigns after rape allegation – statement

Brazilian soccer star Neymar's agents said on Friday that he and some of his sponsors had agreed to suspend some advertising campaigns following an allegation that he raped a woman in Paris last month.
June 7, 2019

Ferrari tops Canada practice after Hamilton hits wall

Charles Leclerc posted the fastest time in practice for the Canadian Grand Prix on Friday as Ferrari took advantage of some Mercedes misfortune with world champion Lewis Hamilton watching from the pits after clipping the wall.
June 7, 2019

Spain make it three wins out of three with victory over Faroes

Spain eased to their third win from three games in their Euro 2020 qualification campaign by beating the Faroe Islands 4-1 away on Friday to stay two points clear at the top of Group F.