August 22, 2019

Eddie Stobart crisis deals fresh blow to Woodford

Eddie Stobart, the logistics group known for its distinctively coloured lorries‎, will deliver a fresh blow to the embattled fund manager Neil Woodford on Friday when its chief executive quits in the wake of a multimillion pound accounting error.
August 22, 2019

Djokovic, Federer in same half of U.S. Open draw

Wimbledon finalists Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer are on a semi-final collision course at the U.S. Open after they were placed in the same half of the draw on Thursday.
August 22, 2019

Anderlecht coach Kompany takes on new match-day role

Vincent Kompany’s role as Anderlecht player coach has been changed and he will no longer have a decision-making position on match day so he can concentrate on playing, the Belgian club said on Thursday.
August 22, 2019

USTA under-reported millions, owes back rent – NYC comptroller

The New York City Comptroller said on Thursday that the United States Tennis Association (USTA) had under-reported millions in gross revenue, days before the start of the U.S. Open, the organisation's marquee event and final Grand Slam of the year.
August 22, 2019

Serena and Sharapova in first-round match at U.S. Open

Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova will have their first ever clash at Flushing Meadows at the U.S. Open next week after being drawn against each other in the first round.
August 22, 2019

Lemina close to Southampton exit, says Hasenhuttl

Southampton midfielder Mario Lemina is expected to leave the club before the European transfer window closes on Sept. 2, manager Ralph Hasenhuttl said on Thursday.
August 22, 2019

Back from ‘hell’, Fury helping others fight their demons

Former world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury said he "tasted death" during the mental health crisis that brought him to the brink of suicide but is back and on a mission to help others.
August 22, 2019

Disneyland Paris launches Frozen celebration dates for 2020

The attraction park will be huge for those wanting to join the magic at the beginning of the year
August 22, 2019

Jeweller Links of London in race to find new owner

Links of London, one of Britain's best-known jewellery chains, is racing to secure a buyer within days‎ as its crisis-hit owner seeks to offload the business.
August 22, 2019

Twitter data shows how racist language spiked after Paul Pogba and Tammy Abraham missed penalties

Analysis of Twitter data shows clear evidence of an increase in race abuse at the same times as the two players missed penalties
August 22, 2019

New blood screening method could increase chances of ovarian cancer survival

Simple tests may detect dangerous condition much sooner
August 22, 2019

Trump turns up heat on Fed chair as bonds go negative

It can't be much fun being Jay Powell right now.