Monthly Archives: June 2017








Highlights: Wozniacki ends Watson’s Eastbourne run Eastbourne 2017 Venue: Devonshire Park, Eastbourne Date: 26 June-1 July Coverage: Live across BBC Two, Red Button, Connected TVs and online. Click here for times Heather Watson’s fine run at the Aegon International in Eastbourne came to an end when she was beaten 6-2 […]

Watson loses to Wozniacki in Eastbourne semi-finals



The injuries to Hogg (left) and Gray will be a major blow to the Warriors ahead of the new season Scotland internationals Stuart Hogg and Jonny Gray both face between four and six months out injured. Full-back Hogg, 25, withdrew from the British and Irish Lions tour prematurely with a […]

Scots Hogg & Gray face up to six months out


Germany won the European Under-21 Championship with a number of their players on duty with the senior side at the Confederations Cup Germany won their second European Under-21 Championship with victory over four-time champions Spain in Poland. Mitchell Weiser’s superb, looping first-half header was enough to give the Germans a […]

Germany beat Spain to win U21 Euro final


Archery GB’s chairman has informed staff and athletes of a “wide-ranging investigation into the culture of its high performance unit” A complaint has been made to the police over an incident involving a senior British archery coach and a young female Para-athlete. The alleged sexual assault is understood to have […]

Sex assault claim made against GB archery coach



[unable to retrieve full-text content] In the same category are NFL: Philadelphia, Atlanta, New England & Chicago win in dramatic style Watch how the Philadelphia Eagles, Chicago Bears, New England Patriots and the Atlanta Falcons all won their NFL games in dramatic fashion on Sunday.E... GB bobsleighers ‘powered by the […]

Chinese golfer’s mum fishes out son’s putter from pond


[unable to retrieve full-text content] In the same category are NFL: Philadelphia, Atlanta, New England & Chicago win in dramatic style Watch how the Philadelphia Eagles, Chicago Bears, New England Patriots and the Atlanta Falcons all won their NFL games in dramatic fashion on Sunday.E... GB bobsleighers ‘powered by the […]

Chinese golfer’s mum fishes out son’s putter from pond









Mike McMeeken scores Castleford’s second try against Hull Betfred Super League Castleford Tigers (20) 24 Tries: Gale, McMeeken, Hardaker Goals: Gale 6 Hull FC (4) 22 Tries: Fonua 2, Talanoa 2 Goals: Sneyd 3 Castleford Tigers pulled eight points clear at the top of Super League with a hard-fought victory […]

Super League leaders Castleford beat Hull


Keita made 31 appearances for Leipzig in the Bundesliga last season Liverpool are willing to pay a club record fee to bring RB Leipzig midfielder Naby Keita to Anfield. Leipzig insist the 22-year-old Guinea international will not be sold this summer after they qualified for this season’s Champions League. Keita […]

Liverpool want £70m-rated midfielder Keita



[unable to retrieve full-text content] In the same category are NFL: Philadelphia, Atlanta, New England & Chicago win in dramatic style Watch how the Philadelphia Eagles, Chicago Bears, New England Patriots and the Atlanta Falcons all won their NFL games in dramatic fashion on Sunday.E... GB bobsleighers ‘powered by the […]

British & Irish Lions v New Zealand: Second Test is ...


[unable to retrieve full-text content] In the same category are NFL: Philadelphia, Atlanta, New England & Chicago win in dramatic style Watch how the Philadelphia Eagles, Chicago Bears, New England Patriots and the Atlanta Falcons all won their NFL games in dramatic fashion on Sunday.E... GB bobsleighers ‘powered by the […]

British & Irish Lions v New Zealand: Second Test is ...


[unable to retrieve full-text content] In the same category are NFL: Philadelphia, Atlanta, New England & Chicago win in dramatic style Watch how the Philadelphia Eagles, Chicago Bears, New England Patriots and the Atlanta Falcons all won their NFL games in dramatic fashion on Sunday.E... GB bobsleighers ‘powered by the […]

Chris Froome says 2017 Tour de France is ‘biggest challenge’ ...




Saturday’s 10-12 partnership of Owen Farrell and Johnny Sexton have played together for a total of 74 minutes Second Test: New Zealand v British and Irish Lions Venue: Westpac Stadium, Wellington Date: Saturday, 1 July Kick-off: 08:35 BST Coverage: Live text commentary on the BBC Sport website and app British […]

‘Do or die second Test one of biggest in Lions ...


Saturday’s 10-12 partnership of Owen Farrell and Johnny Sexton have played together for a total of 74 minutes Second Test: New Zealand v British and Irish Lions Venue: Westpac Stadium, Wellington Date: Saturday, 1 July Kick-off: 08:35 BST Coverage: Live text commentary on the BBC Sport website and app British […]

‘Do or die second Test one of biggest in Lions ...








Published time: 30 Jun, 2017 21:41 Whether it’s brave or stupid, we’re not sure, but this Washington teen pulled off the impressive feat of diving headfirst into the sea and catching a shark with his bare hands. The stunt hasn’t gone down well with everyone, though. Alex Winn, 19, executed […]

Teen catches endangered shark with bare hands (VIDEO)


The death toll from an oil tanker explosion in central Pakistan has risen to 190, hospital and government officials said, as 16 more people succumbed to their injuries on Friday. The oil tanker overturned on Sunday morning on a main highway from the coastal city of Karachi to Lahore while […]

Death toll in Bahawalpur oil tanker blast reaches 190
























Published time: 30 Jun, 2017 20:13 Brazilian labor unions staged yet another nationwide protest against the country’s president Michel Temer and his much-criticized austerity reforms. The turnout was smaller than previous demonstrations but proved no less effective, as protests shut down subway and bus services. Highways were also blocked, causing […]

Brazilian president under pressure as union protests bring country to ...


Published time: 30 Jun, 2017 17:56Edited time: 30 Jun, 2017 17:59 The US fertility rate has edged down to a record low, as young Americans choose to postpone or not have children. The US has seen a steady decline in fertility since the 2007 economic recession. The so-called general fertility […]

Debt & childcare costs drive US fertility to historic low




Image copyright AFP / Getty Images Image caption Lionel Messi joined on the pitch by Antonela Roccuzzo and their two sons Football superstar Lionel Messi is due marry his childhood sweetheart in his hometown in Argentina. The Barcelona player is returning to the city of Rosario to wed Antonela Roccuzzo, […]

Lionel Messi prepares for his wedding day




Published time: 30 Jun, 2017 19:26Edited time: 30 Jun, 2017 19:28 Police have responded to reports of a shooting at the Bronx Lebanon Hospital, in the northernmost borough of New York City. There are reports of ‘multiple injuries’ and police is looking for the shooter. DETAILS TO FOLLOW In the […]

Multiple injuries in shooting at Bronx, NY hospital





Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Venus Williams had recently been eliminated from the French Open when the crash occurred Venus Williams faces a wrongful death lawsuit from the family of a man who died in a Florida car crash involving the tennis star, says a lawyer. The 78-year-old man […]

Venus Williams faces lawsuit for car death