September 3, 2019

Gatlin injured during 100m in Zagreb – report

World champion Justin Gatlin injured his left thigh in a 100m race at an IAAF World Challenge meeting in Zagreb on Tuesday, three weeks before the American is due to defend his title in Doha, the BBC reported.
September 3, 2019

Canadian teenager Andreescu’s ascent astounds even her coach

A year after losing in the first qualifying round of the U.S. Open and on the eve of her maiden Grand Slam quarter-final, the view from Flushing Meadows looks awfully different for 19-year-old Canadian Bianca Andreescu.
September 3, 2019

Chancellor to pledge extra £2bn for key Brexit projects

The chancellor is set to announce an additional £2bn of Brexit funding for Government departments when he sets out public spending and investment plans later.
September 3, 2019

Sorry and thank you a contrite Medvedev tells New York

Russia's Daniil Medvedev put the bad blood between him and the U.S. Open crowd behind him on Tuesday, apologising to fans and thanking them after having encouraged them to boo him earlier in the tournament following his erratic on-court behaviour.
September 3, 2019

Zambia call off home friendly over South Africa riots

The Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) has called off the country's friendly soccer international against South Africa in Lusaka on Saturday after riots in Johannesburg and the capital Pretoria left at least five people dead.
September 3, 2019

Injured F2 driver Correa moved to hospital in Britain

American-Ecuadorian Formula Two racer Juan Manuel Correa is being moved to intensive care in Britain after being injured in an accident that killed French driver Anthoine Hubert at Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium last weekend.
September 3, 2019

Smith returns to battle in perfectly-poised Ashes series

The world's number one batsman Steve Smith returns to the fray as England and Australia resume battle on Wednesday in an Ashes series that is perfectly poised.
September 3, 2019

U.S. Open shocks show depth of talent, says Laver

The triumph of the underdogs at the U.S. Open this week shows the sport is in good health, according to Australian great Rod Laver.
September 3, 2019

DNA reveals why most Scots really are stuck in the Dark Ages

MANY Scots are still living in the same ancient kingdoms as their ancestors did more than a thousand years ago, experts have revealed. A DNA study revealed Scotland is divided into six clusters of genetically similar individuals – the Borders, the sout...
September 3, 2019

Internet giant Amazon paid £220m UK tax in 2018

US online retail giant Amazon paid £220m UK tax in 2018, according to an internal audit analysing the accounts of all UK-based subsidiaries.
September 3, 2019

Euromillions results for Tuesday, September 3: The winning numbers from £114m draw and Thunderball

The winning EuroMillions numbers and Thunderball for Tuesday's draw are here
September 3, 2019

It: Chapter Two’s circus of horrors more spectacular than scary

The concluding chapter of this adaptation of Stephen King's epic novel is overlong and overblown, but not without the power to disturb.