Danny Cipriani is still clinging to his faint dream of World Cup selection as England prepare to finalise their 31-man squad for the tournament this week.
Roger Federer, who turned 34 two weeks ago, made the most eloquent statement of intent in advance of the US Open by crushing the world No1 Novak Djokovic in an hour and half on Sunday to win a record seventh Cincinnati Masters title here.
Serena Williams wore a victory smile in quiet, homely Mason on Sunday afternoon that will light up raucous Flushing Meadows without electrical help if she replicates the deed to seal a calendar grand slam in three weeks’ time.
Yvette Cooper has accused Jeremy Corbyn of giving anti-austerity policies a bad name in a detailed attack on his plans for the renationalisation of public assets and quantitative easing.
Alex Salmond has described the BBC’s coverage of the Scottish independence referendum as a disgrace, as he hit back at outgoing political editor Nick Robinson’s attack on “Putin-like” protests against the corporation.
A former investment adviser at JPMorgan Chase is expected to plead guilty in September, after federal prosecutors in New York charged him with taking at least $22m out of client accounts to use for his own purposes.
Partners at Deloitte, one of Britain’s biggest accountancy firms, will share a profit pool of £593m after a surge in revenues from its consultancy business.
It’s not the quality but the composition that counts when you’re unleashing your inner Keith Floyd
The 19-year-old midfielder made his first Premier League appearance of the season in Saturday's 2-1 loss at Crystal Palace.