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.
August 17, 2019

Guardiola hails City despite VAR ‘deja vu’

There was plenty to occupy Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola's thoughts after Saturday's 2-2 draw with Tottenham Hotspur -- the VAR decision to over-rule an injury time 'winner' from Gabriel Jesus and a touchline row with striker Sergio Aguero, pro...
August 17, 2019

Advantage Liverpool as City fume over Spurs stalemate

Manchester City were held to a controversial 2-2 draw at home to Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday, allowing Premier League title rivals Liverpool, who won 2-1 at Southampton, to gain an early two-point advantage.
August 17, 2019

Goffin tops Gasquet to make Cincinnati final

A rested David Goffin advanced to his first ATP Masters 1000 final with a straight set victory over Frenchman Richard Gasquet in the Cincinnati Masters on Saturday.
August 17, 2019

Ruthless Italy crush Russia 85-15 in World Cup warm-up

Italy submitted Russia to a humbling 85-15 defeat on Saturday, running in 13 tries in their final home appearance before the Rugby World Cup.
August 17, 2019

Kroos piledriver helps Madrid win at Celta but Modric sees red

Real Madrid got off to a flying start in La Liga by beating Celta Vigo 3-1 away from home on Saturday with the help of a magnificent long-range strike from Toni Kroos, although they had Ballon d'Or winner Luka Modric sent off for a straight red card.
August 17, 2019

Bale to stay after helping Madrid to win at Celta – Zidane

Coach Zinedine Zidane said Gareth Bale will remain at Real Madrid this season after the Wales forward produced an inspiring performance in a 3-1 win at Celta Vigo on Saturday after a summer of uncertainty.
August 17, 2019

Lord’s Ashes test in the balance after gripping day

England battled to 96 for four in their second innings by the end of a dramatic fourth day at Lord's to lead Australia by 104 runs and leave the second Ashes test on a knife-edge on Saturday.
August 17, 2019

Dortmund crush Augsburg to set title marker in season opener

Title contenders Borussia Dortmund crushed Augsburg 5-1 in their Bundesliga opener on Saturday, with two goals from Paco Alcacer, to lay down an emphatic marker after champions Bayern Munich slipped up in their season premiere a day earlier.
August 17, 2019

Lotto results for Saturday, August 17: National Lottery winning numbers from the latest draw

The winning numbers for the Lotto draw and Thunderball - the Lotto jackpot is £3.8m tonight
August 17, 2019

The best pictures as Ponty’s Big Weekend returns after five years

Britpop legends Ocean Colour scene headlined the event at Ynysangharad Park in Pontypridd