August 24, 2019

Djokovic unfazed by foot blisters ahead of U.S. Open

Novak Djokovic interrupted his U.S. Open practice twice on Saturday to have a trainer look at his right foot but the defending champion said the discomfort was due to blisters and is not a concern.
August 24, 2019

UK won’t owe £39bn under no-deal Brexit, Boris Johnson to tell EU

Boris Johnson is expected to tell EU boss Donald Tusk that Britain will only pay a quarter of its so-called Brexit divorce bill if the country leaves without a deal on 31 October.
August 24, 2019

Athletics: Lyles romps to 200m victory in Paris

World championship favourite Noah Lyles stormed to the year's second fastest 200 metres, 19.65 seconds, as he returned to competition at the Paris Diamond League meeting on Saturday.
August 24, 2019

Tennent’s Golden Can: Amy Macdonald is a Golden girl

SINGER-songwriter Amy Macdonald has become the 17th Scot to receive a special cultural award from a scheme launched two years ago.
August 24, 2019

James Watt: Glasgow University

GLASGOW University’s School of Engineering will be renamed after James Watt today, with the blessing of a staff member who is a direct descendant of the famed engineer and inventor.
August 24, 2019

Djokovic says has read Gimelstob victim statements

World number one Novak Djokovic said on Saturday he read the victim statements involving former ATP board member ­Justin Gimelstob, who pleaded no contest to assault in April, and that the American has work in his private life that needs addressing.
August 24, 2019

Athletics: USADA confirms Coleman charges after he says reports not true

American sprinter Christian Coleman has been charged with
August 24, 2019

India in command against West Indies after third day

India strengthened their grip on the first test against West Indies with an unbeaten fourth-wicket century partnership between Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane on the third day in Antigua on Saturday.
August 24, 2019

Napoli win seven-goal thriller at Fiorentina amid VAR controversy

Napoli, runners-up in three of the last four seasons, hit back from conceding a contentious early penalty to win 4-3 at new-look Fiorentina in a hugely entertaining start to their Serie A campaign on Saturday.
August 24, 2019

Former finalist Anderson out of U.S. Open with knee injury

Former finalist Kevin Anderson has withdrawn from the U.S. Open due to a knee injury, tournament organizers said on Saturday.
August 24, 2019

A couple who tried to keep their twin babies cool got a visit from the police

A plain-clothed detective paid a visit after fears the parents were operating a cannabis factory
August 24, 2019

Bordeaux claim first win of season

Girondins de Bordeaux picked up their first win of the Ligue 1 season when they beat struggling Dijon 2-0 away on Saturday with goals in each half from Hwang Ui-Jo and Loris Benito.