August 17, 2019

Thomas shoots course-record 61 for six-shot lead at BMW

Justin Thomas enjoyed "one of those freaky days in the zone" as he carded a course-record 11-under-par 61 to vault to a six-stroke lead in the third round at the BMW Championship in suburban Chicago on Saturday.
August 17, 2019

Gamekeepers: We need national body to protect raptors

GAMEKEEPERS are calling for a national body to oversee the satellite tagging of Scotland’s birds of prey. Alex Hogg, chairman of the Scottish Gamekeepers Association , said the data gathered from tags had never helped prosecutors in suspected wildlife ...
August 17, 2019

Queen’s gift is the icing on the cake

THE Queen went to a sale of work yesterday and ordered up some Scottish tablet. The sweet treat was delivered to Balmoral Castle shortly after Her Majesty’s visit to the Braemar and Crathie Church biennial sale in the church hall just along the road fr...
August 17, 2019

Corinthians beat Botafogo to climb into fifth in Brazilian Serie A

A goal in each half was enough to give Corinthians a 2-0 win over Botafogo in Brazil’s Serie A on Saturday.
August 17, 2019

State’s most unlikely ambassador: no quokkas but plenty of balls ‘Below Deck’

Kelmscott Senior High School dropout Travis Michalzik's not exactly an ideal WA tourism ambassador,
August 17, 2019

Kuznetsova stuns Barty to set up finals clash with Keys

Ash Barty lost her chance to regain the number one world ranking after she was unexpectedly beaten in straight sets by Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova in the semi-finals of the Cincinnati Masters on Saturday.
August 17, 2019

Mallorca make dream start to life back in La Liga

Real Mallorca made a dream return to La Liga with a 2-1 victory over Eibar at the Estadi Son Moix on Saturday, less than two months after sealing back-to-back promotions to rejoin Spain's soccer elite.
August 17, 2019

Dazzling Nkosi seals victory for lacklustre Boks over Argentina

Wing S'busiso Nkosi scored two excellent solo tries as much-changed South Africa survived a massive scare at home to see off Argentina with a 24-18 victory in their one-off test at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday.
August 17, 2019

Ledesma backs World Cup plans despite losing streak

Coach Mario Ledesma said Argentina's plans for the Rugby World Cup are still on track even though they slipped to a ninth successive defeat in a 24-18 loss to an under-strength South Africa on Saturday.
August 17, 2019

Monaco nightmare continues against Metz new boys

Monaco’s nightmare start to the Ligue 1 season continued with a 3-0 defeat at newly-promoted Metz on Saturday, leaving them at the bottom of the table and yet to score a goal.
August 17, 2019

Ponty’s Big Weekend review: The music event makes a triumphant return after a five-year break

Ocean Colour Scene, The Bluetones and Welsh band Buzzard Buzzard Buzzard entertained the crowds
August 17, 2019

Another VAR controversy as Manchester City are held by Spurs

Manchester City had a late goal from Gabriel Jesus ruled out by VAR review as they drew 2-2 at home to Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday -- their first league home game without victory in nearly eight months.