August 6, 2019

Palace add experience at the back with Cahill capture

Crystal Palace have signed former England and Chelsea centre back Gary Cahill on a free transfer ahead of the new season, the Premier League club have said.
August 6, 2019

When hollow men come out to play

Relentlessly posh British director Joanna Hogg paints a world of empty privilege.
August 6, 2019

‘A win for the ages’, Australia delights in Edgbaston triumph

Those Australians who eschewed late nights in front of the television woke up on Tuesday to the news that their cricket team had achieved a thumping first Ashes test victory lauded as "A Win for the Ages" in local media.
August 6, 2019

MIFF review: Photograph

Set in India, Ritesh Batra's wacky rom-com will please those who like life on the sweet side.
August 6, 2019

‘Unreal personalities’: Seven flirts with Married At First Sight rival

The free-to-air broadcaster has applied to trademark the phrase "The Honeymoon Crashers" and also issued a casting call. 
August 5, 2019

Decay and decline: Seaside towns desperate for investment

A lack of investment, employment and "appalling" transport links are putting the UK's coastal towns at risk, according to the chair of a new parliamentary group tasked with helping seaside resorts.
August 5, 2019

Golf: Spieth risks oblivion unless he stops tinkering says Chamblee

Slumping Jordan Spieth might never find his way back from the wilderness unless he stops analysing his swing in such detail and returns instead to his natural ways, PGA Tour winner turned television analyst Brandel Chamblee said on Monday.
August 5, 2019

Rooney in talks over Derby player-coach role – reports

Former England captain Wayne Rooney is in advanced talks with Derby County about joining the Championship (second-tier) club as player-coach, Sky Sports News reported on Monday.
August 5, 2019

City and Liverpool resume duel with no sign of a challenger

The new Premier League season gets underway on Friday and -- for all the changes -- it is hard to imagine the battle for the title being too different from the last campaign.
August 5, 2019

Factbox: List of English league champions

English champions and runners-up since the league restarted in the 1946-47 season after World War Two:
August 5, 2019

Villa spending big to become Premier League staple again

Aston Villa are back in the Premier League for the first time in four seasons and have far outspent their fellow promoted sides in the transfer market but, as Fulham know well, money does not always buy you success.
August 5, 2019

Factbox: Major transfers by Premier League clubs – ins and outs

List of major transfers in the Premier League ahead of the 2019-20 season (all transfer fees as reported by British media):