Tiger Woods kept a low profile in his role as a vice-captain as the USA took a comprehensive win in the Ryder Cup after a hard-fought match and some quite brilliant golf but he will be unable to escape the spotlight when he returns to the course as a player on Thursday.
The Labour party is to be thrown into fresh chaos as several of its whips, in charge of party discipline and voting, are set to walk out of Jeremy Corbyn’s shadow team in response to the surprise sacking of the party’s chief whip.
Theresa May is under massive cross-party pressure to grant MPs a vote on any decision to leave or limit UK involvement in the European single market, amid growing outrage at the prospect that parliament could be bypassed over the biggest economic decision in decades.
Brian Wilson doesn’t give long answers, and when one is required he hollers for assistance.
Gareth Southgate had instructed his first lineup as senior manager to be brave and play with style, with neither aspiration particularly easy to achieve against massed ranks of Maltese defence.
Enter, the temp-to-perm caretaker.
Gareth Southgate offered a public defence of Wayne Rooney, praising his input over this international window and stressing the booing that his captain was subjected to from sections of the crowd at Wembley was unhelpful.
This is ominously familiar for Scotland. The failure to defeat Lithuania at home conjured memories of disastrous qualifying campaigns from the recent past. More alarming than the result itself, perhaps, was the later assessment of Gordon Strachan.
Matt Damon and Ben Affleck reprised the roles that made them famous onstage in New York on Friday night, with a surprise appearance in a one-off live reading of the screenplay of Good Will Hunting.
Up to 70,000 financial jobs could be lost if Britain leaves the EU without a new relationship in place for the City of London, its industry body is expected to say.
ING Groep plans to cut about 5,800 jobs in Belgium and the Netherlands over five years to reduce costs as the lender accelerates its digital transformation.
The role played by hedge funds in the market volatility surrounding Deutsche Bank has once again highlighted the pressures faced by smaller asset managers.