August 21, 2019

Five things to watch for in the new Serie A season

Neighbours Inter Milan and AC Milan both start under new coaches, Fiorentina will be under new ownership while racism will be lurking uncomfortably near the surface in the new Serie A season which starts on Saturday.
August 21, 2019

Leicester’s Slimani joins Monaco on season-long loan

Leicester City's Algeria forward Islam Slimani has sealed a season-long loan move to Ligue 1 side AS Monaco, the Premier League club said on Wednesday.
August 21, 2019

Getting batting order right key for England in Smith absence

The absence through injury of leading Australia batsman Steve Smith gives England a golden chance to level the Ashes series in the third test at Headingley, but the hosts must resolve their own batting problems first.
August 21, 2019

New autumn season will be a TV bonanza – and here’s what’s coming up

You won't want to miss host of new shows ready to hit our screens
August 21, 2019

Russian race walker Bakulin gets eight-year ban for doping

Russian race walker Sergey Bakulin has been suspended for eight years for an anti-doping violation, the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) said on Wednesday.
August 21, 2019

SpaceX’s Tesla Roadster completes its first lap of the sun

A Tesla Roadster launched into space with a spacesuit-clad mannequin at the wheel has completed its first lap of the sun.
August 21, 2019

Thousands of rail fare dodgers entitled to refund

Fare dodgers could be entitled to a refund after train companies overcharged thousands of travellers when handing out fines.
August 21, 2019

England to play Windies, Pakistan as part of Test Championship next year

England will host the West Indies and Pakistan in a total of six test matches from June-August 2020 as part of the inaugural ICC World Test Championship, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said on Wednesday.
August 21, 2019

Fashion giant ASOS under fire after making size 14 clothes an ‘extra large’ on some items

A size 8 is considered 'small'
August 21, 2019

No-deal Brexit: how some traders will be gearing up to short the pound

Every so often a 'sure thing' comes along when the markets decide that a currency is going to move in only one direction.
August 21, 2019

Ryanair pilot strike stopped by High Court in Dublin

A proposed Ryanair pilot strike in Ireland has been halted by the High Court in Dublin.
August 21, 2019

Channel 4’s ‘Train Your Baby Like a Dog’ slammed over ‘weird’ parenting techniques

"Children are not animals. There are far better ways to teach children about boundaries"