June 19, 2019

Scotland out after VAR drama as Argentina snatch 3-3 draw

Scotland were knocked out of the women's World Cup on Wednesday after Argentina came back from 3-0 down to snatch a 3-3 draw with a last gasp re-taken penalty following a dramatic intervention from the video assistant referee.
June 19, 2019

VAR under fire as Scotland exit after penalty retake

Argentina pulled off an unprecedented women's World Cup fightback from 3-0 down to draw 3-3 with Scotland on Wednesday, but it will be the video assistant referee's decision to award a stoppage-time penalty retake that will remain in memory.
June 19, 2019

UK police arrest man over plane crash death of footballer Sala

British police said on Wednesday they had arrested a man on suspicion of manslaughter in connection with the death of Argentine football player Emiliano Sala in a plane crash in January.
June 19, 2019

World Rugby scraps plans for Nations Championship

World Rugby has abandoned its plans to create a Nations Championship after failing to gain support from unions, the sport's ruling body said on Wednesday.
June 19, 2019

Half of Britons say we should only trade with those respecting human rights

Half of Britons believe the country should only trade with those that have a good record on human rights - even if it hurts the economy.
June 19, 2019

Inclusion is at the centre of Hollywood but few have adopted ‘rider’

Hollywood is becoming more inclusive despite few productions taking up an 'inclusion rider'.
June 19, 2019

White nets double as England top Group D

England maintained their perfect women’s World Cup Group D record when Ellen White’s double gave them a 2-0 win over Japan on Wednesday.
June 19, 2019

Hammond: No-deal Brexit could break up the UK

The chancellor is to challenge the remaining Tory leadership contenders to lay out their "Plan B" if their Brexit proposals falter when one of them becomes prime minister.
June 19, 2019

The new woman to be entering ITV’s Love Island – Who is Arabella Chi?

Love Island is about to be getting another new entrant
June 19, 2019

Inter sign Italy winger Politano

Inter Milan have taken up the option to sign Italy international Matteo Politano from Sassuolo on a permanent basis, the Serie A club said on Wednesday.
June 19, 2019

Stosur prepared for qualifying battles to stop rankings slide

Former U.S. Open champion Samantha Stosur says she is prepared to slog through qualifying draws to restore her ranking having slipped outside the world's top 100 for only the second time in 11 years.
June 19, 2019

Kristyna beats Karolina in battle of Pliskova twins

Kristyna Pliskova pulled off the biggest victory of her career but it was bad news for twin sister Karolina who was on the receiving end of a 6-2 3-6 7-6(7) defeat at the Birmingham grasscourt event on Wednesday.