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November 12, 2018 9:32 PM ATP Finals: Novak Djokovic beats John Isner in group opener

World number one Novak Djokovic underlined why he is favourite to win the ATP Finals with a commanding win over John Isner in their group opener. The Serb, 31, was in devastating form as he easily dealt with the big serves of American Isner in a 6-4 6-3 victory. World number 10 Isner, making his debut at the season-ending tournament, was broken in the fifth 7

October 27, 2018 1:54 PM Brazil election: Fears of violent crackdown as Bolsonaro poised for victory

FEARS are mounting over violent attacks in Brazil as Sunday’s general election looks set to be a victory for the hard-right candidate Jair Bolsonaro. Rafael Alcadipani, a public security expert at the Getulio Vargas Foundation university in Sao Paulo, said that Brazilians are likely to see an increase in violence if Mr Bolsonaro wins. He said: ”Bolsonaro 10

September 3, 2018 11:22 PM DeChambeau boosts Ryder Cup hopes by claiming second successive victory in Boston

Bryson DeChambeau boosts Ryder Cup hopes by claiming second successive victory at the Dell Technologies Championship in Boston In-form Bryson DeChambeau left Ryder Cup captain Jim Furyk in no doubt he will be a valuable wildcard after a second successive victory in the FedEx Cup series. The 24-year-old will not have long to wait for confirmation as Furyk's 24

August 29, 2018 10:34 AM Andy Murray reveals injury hours before US Open 2018 game after playing with daughter

ANDY MURRAY, who is competing in the US Open 2018 later today, has revealed an injury he sustained just hours before his tennis game against Fernando Verdasco after spending time with his baby daughter Edie. Should Rafael go on to claim the title, it would be his 18th Grand Slam victory. “I think that Novak [Djokovic] is playing great tennis right now and maybe 11

August 26, 2018 11:25 AM What has Andy Murray been up to? Hip injury

June 9, 2017 – Murray puts shaky form going into the French Open behind him to reach the semi-finals before losing to Stan Wawrinka but begins to feel the flare-up of a long-standing hip issue that had previously been under control. June 27, 2017 – Murray does not mention his hip problem after losing his first match at Queen’s to Jordan Thompson but is forced 14

August 17, 2018 5:02 PM Genoa bridge collapse: Concern over engineer's ‘TWIN bridge’ in Venezeula

AFTER the collapse of the Ponte Morandi motorway bridge in Genoa this week, concerns are growing over its “twin” structure in Venezuela, which was designed by the same engineer. The second longest bridge in South America, the General Rafael Urdaneta Bridge on Lake Maracaibo, was also designed by Riccardo Morandi. Completed in 1962, it bears a striking 11

August 2, 2018 1:38 PM Yoshinori Muto: Newcastle confirm signing of Japan striker from Mainz

Newcastle United have signed Japan striker Yoshinori Muto from Mainz on a four-year deal. The 26-year-old, who is the Magpies' fifth summer signing, scored eight goals for Mainz last season as they avoided relegation from the Bundesliga. Muto was in Japan's World Cup squad for Russia but made only one appearance - in the 1-0 Group H defeat by Poland 19

July 2, 2018 2:46 AM Hilaria Baldwin shares adorable video of one-month old son Romeo cooing and kissing his brother

She used social media as a platform to discuss her pregnancy journey with newborn son Romeo. And now Hilaria Baldwin, 34, is showing off her and husband Alec Baldwin's latest bundle of joy with her 300k plus followers on Instagram Sunday. The Spain-born author sent everyone into baby fever when she shared an adorable video of Romeo cooing while she rubbed 18

July 1, 2018 6:35 PM Wimbledon set to get under way without Andy Murray

Defending champion Roger Federer will begin his bid for a record-breaking ninth title at Wimbledon, as this year’s tournament gets under way without former winner Andy Murray. Two-time champion Murray announced his withdrawal from the championships, saying he needs to continue his rehab and recovery following hip surgery. It is the fourth straight grand 5

July 1, 2018 5:44 PM Downpours hit southern England after first thunderstorm warning issued

Heavy downpours have hit parts of southern England after the Met Office issued its first weather warning for thunderstorms. Plymouth saw 10mm of rain in an hour during the yellow thunderstorm warning which ran from 6am to 10pm on Sunday. The Met Office – which said it is the first such advisory since the service was introduced – has also extended the regions 14