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WADA didn’t put money above clean sport on Russia, says chief

WADA didn’t put money above clean sport on Russia, says chief

Published 24/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The World Anti-Doping Agency president Craig Reedie is offended by allegations that WADA put money above clean sport while reinstating Russia’s anti-doping [more…]

Probably no better time to play Murray, says hopeful Duckworth

Probably no better time to play Murray, says hopeful Duckworth

Published 27/08/2018

(Reuters) - A first-round match at the U.S. Open against former champion Andy Murray will be a tough test for James Duckworth but the 448th-ranked [more…]

Play predicts chilling future for Britain’s prized health service

Play predicts chilling future for Britain’s prized health service

Published 25/08/2018

EDINBURGH (Reuters) - A desperate mechanic driven to operate on his sick wife is the subject of a disturbing play which looks at the future [more…]

British comic Elf Lyons makes economics a laughing matter

British comic Elf Lyons makes economics a laughing matter

Published 24/08/2018

EDINBURGH (Reuters) - You could say British comic Elf Lyons is one half of a double-act – the other half is her father Gerard Lyons, [more…]

Wozniacki calls for Serena seeding at Wimbledon

Wozniacki calls for Serena seeding at Wimbledon

Published 26/06/2018

(Reuters) - Australian Open champion Caroline Wozniacki has called for 23-times Grand slam winner Serena Williams to be seeded at next month’s Wimbledon Championships ahead [more…]

Wenger cautious of ‘crazy challenge’ as he ponders future

Wenger cautious of ‘crazy challenge’ as he ponders future

Published 04/06/2018

(Reuters) - Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is eager to coach again but remains wary of committing to a “crazy challenge” as he plans to [more…]

Reluctant record holder hopes for release from notoriety

Reluctant record holder hopes for release from notoriety

Published 29/05/2018

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - The names of World Cup record holders are like a roll-call of footballing greats and every four years players such as [more…]

Scientists plan DNA hunt for Loch Ness monster next month

Scientists plan DNA hunt for Loch Ness monster next month

Published 23/05/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - A global team of scientists plans to scour the icy depths of Loch Ness next month using environmental DNA (eDNA) in an [more…]

Rare dinosaur prints found on Scotland’s Isle of Skye

Rare dinosaur prints found on Scotland’s Isle of Skye

Published 03/04/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Dozens of rare footprints belonging to dinosaurs made some 170 million years ago have been discovered on Scotland’s Isle of Skye, offering [more…]

Murray to play in Dutch grass-court tournament in June

Murray to play in Dutch grass-court tournament in June

Published 29/03/2018

(Reuters) - Andy Murray has agreed to play at the June grass-court tournament in Rosmalen in the Netherlands, as the former world number one steps [more…]