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October 20, 2018 11:02 AM 'Do NOT vote' Tory MEP calls for mass Brexiteer BOYCOTT if second referendum goes ahead

CONSERVATIVE MEP Daniel Hannan has called on millions of Brexiteers throughout the UK to boycott a second referendum if the People's Vote campaign secures another vote. Daniel Hannan has branded the possibility of a second Brexit referendum "totally illegimate" before issuing a call for a boycott. The Conservative MEP predicted that a mass boycott from millions 7

October 18, 2018 5:12 PM Kremlin Cup: Britain's Johanna Konta reaches second semi-final of 2018

British number one Johanna Konta reached just her second WTA semi-final of the year by beating Aliaksandra Sasnovich in three sets at the Kremlin Cup in Moscow. Both players had chances in a tight decider before Konta prevailed 6-2 2-6 7-6 (7-2) against the world number 31. The victory takes Konta, who has dropped to 44th in the world rankings, into her first 5

October 18, 2018 7:31 AM Katy Daley-Mclean eyes 100th England cap after being named in squad

Former World Cup-winning captain Katy Daley-Mclean could win her 100th cap after being named in England's squad of 28 for the autumn internationals. Uncapped players Claudia Macdonald, Tatyana Heard, Carys Williams, Lucy Attwood, Ellie Mulhearn, Sarah Beckett and Ellena Perry are also included. England begin against USA on 9 November and also face Canada 6

October 17, 2018 6:41 PM Boxing champion Saul Alvarez signs 'richest sports contract ever'

The mega-money deal makes Saul "Canelo" Alvarez the highest-paid athlete in the world, says his promoter. It makes the middleweight world champion the highest paid sportsperson in the world, according to his promoter Oscar De La Hoya. Alarez, 28, has agreed the five-year-deal with sports streaming service DAZN. It will offer fans a monthly subscription 4

October 17, 2018 8:22 AM David Haye signs deal to promote former heavyweight rival Dereck Chisora

British heavyweight Dereck Chisora has partnered with David Haye in a management deal six years after they were involved in a brawl in Munich. The pair drew criticism for a fight at a news conference after Chisora's 2012 defeat by Vitali Klitschko. But Haye, 38, now believes he can "maximise" the 34-year-old's potential in a management capacity 7

October 15, 2018 1:15 PM Vincent Kompany's father is Belgium's first black mayor

The 71-year-old Pierre Kompany, who came to Belgium as a refugee in the 1970s, becomes mayor of a town within the Brussels region. The star footballer and his brother Francois posted a video on Instagram congratulating their father Pierre on his election win. On Sunday Mr Kompany, 71, was elected mayor of Ganshoren after his party agreed to a coalition 3

October 14, 2018 10:22 AM Germany mocked for CRINGEWORTHY video to lure British bankers after Brexit 'it's awful!'

A “CRINGEWORTHY” animated video aimed at persuading top British financiers to relocate to Frankfurt after Brexit is attracting ridicule – with even sections of the German media piling in with ridicule. The short English-language film, entitled ‘Fall In Love With Frankfurt’ and produced by Frankfurt Main Finance, is apparently an attempt to defuse “prejudices 25

October 14, 2018 10:03 AM Ironman World Championship: Lucy Charles second behind Daniela Ryf

Britain's Lucy Charles took silver in the Ironman World Championship behind Daniela Ryf who won despite being stung by a jellyfish just before the start. The 31-year-old Swiss said the pain was so bad that she considered pulling out of the race in Kona, Hawaii. After the swimming section, she was nine minutes off the lead but fought back to win in record 9

October 13, 2018 8:48 PM Netherlands 3-0 Germany: Liverpool's Virgil van Dijk and Georginio Wijnaldum score for hosts

Liverpool pair Virgil van Dijk and Georginio Wijnaldum scored as the Netherlands won to send Germany to the bottom of Nations League Group A1. Van Dijk reacted first to head in from close range after Ryan Babel had headed against the crossbar following Memphis Depay's right-wing corner. Depay added a second late on from a quick counter-attack after being 15

October 11, 2018 6:53 AM Shanghai Masters: Kyle Edmund through to quarter-finals with Jarry win

British number one Kyle Edmund went through to the quarter-finals of the Shanghai Masters with victory over Chile's Nicolas Jarry 7-6 (7-5) 6-3. Edmund, 23, ranked 14th in the world, took a tight first set, serving an ace to win the tie-break. Jarry broke 11th seed Edmund's first service game in the second set to go 2-0 up before the Briton took control 12