Benjamin Mendy to remain in custody after bail application refused | UK news

The Manchester City footballer Benjamin Mendy will remain in custody before a potential trial on rape charges after a bail application was refused. The 27-year-old French international has been in custody at HMP Altcourse in Merseyside since last Friday, when he appeared at Chester magistrates court charged with four counts of rape and one of … Read more

The Open: Darren Clarke says Rory McIlroy WILL win many more majors

Two Northern Irishmen were out together at 7am on Wednesday, re-enacting a practice round that 10 years ago proved to be a launch pad for one of them. The conversation flowed and so did the wisecracks as Darren Clarke and Rory McIlroy followed the same routine which, a decade earlier, preceded the former winning The … Read more

Ash Barty overcomes scare against Vera Zvonareva to move into US Open second round | US Open Tennis 2021

Ash Barty is breathing easier after overcoming a second-set scare against former finalist Vera Zvonareva to safely progress to US Open second round. Barty had to save a set point in the tiebreaker before seeing off the veteran Russian 6-1, 7-6 (9-7) in a challenging opener at Flushing Meadows. The world No 1 blasted 11 … Read more

Lancashire v Warwickshire, Hampshire v Yorkshire and more: county cricket – live! | Sport

5.35am EDT 05:35 Start of play scores Division One Old Trafford: Lancashire 100-1 v Warwickshire 371 all out The Rose Bowl: Hampshire 163 v Yorkshire 243 all out and 34-1 Taunton: Somerset 87-7 v Nottinghamshire 448 Division Two The Riverside: Durham v Surrey: cancelled (Covid) Sophia Gardens: Glamorgan 134 all out and 71-6 v Essex … Read more

Manchester City star Benjamin Mendy ‘had a meltdown when he arrived in jail’

Man City star Benjamin Mendy ‘had meltdown when he arrived in jail awaiting rape trial – because he thought VP wing meant VIP’ Benjamin Mendy allegedly had a meltdown after he arrived at HMP Altcourse Footballer mistakenly believed he would be housed in a VIP wing for celebrities Mendy has been charged with four counts … Read more

The Open: DeChambeau’s big drive is causing a stir while R&A on alert for a McIlroy repeat

SANDWICH BITES: Bryson DeChambeau’s big drive is causing a stir while R&A on alert for a Rory McIlroy repeat after Northern Irishman’s club was stolen by a spectator in Scotland After 720 days, The Open returns in Sandwich, Kent with a big four days ahead  Bryson DeChambeau’s big drive on the 12th hole is causing … Read more