The Star

Wigan hammer struggling Hull 8-0, West Brom draw with Fulham

Wigan hammer struggling Hull 8-0, West Brom draw with Fulham

(Reuters) - Wigan Athletic recorded their biggest ever league victory as they beat Hull City 8-0 in the Championship on Tuesday, hitting seven past their beleaguered opponents in the first half.The Latics broke the deadlock through Kal Naismith inside the opening...

Ararat-Armenia win second Armenian title

(Reuters) - Ararat-Armenia, a Yerevan-based club who were founded three years ago, won their second consecutive Armenian league title after beating closest rivals Noah 2-0 on Tuesday, the final day of the season.Ararat finished top with 52 points and will play in the...

England spinner Bess feels dangerous ahead of test

England spinner Bess feels dangerous ahead of test

LONDON (Reuters) - England off-spinner Dom Bess said he feels "dangerous" ahead of the second test against the West Indies which starts at Old Trafford on Thursday.Bess was frustrated on the final day of the first test at Southampton, going wicketless as the visitors...

Golf: Morikawa eager to extend love affair with Muirfield

Golf: Morikawa eager to extend love affair with Muirfield

(Reuters) - Collin Morikawa, fresh off his dramatic playoff win at Muirfield Village Golf Club, returns to the Jack Nicklaus-designed layout for this week's Memorial Tournament where the course he quickly fell in love with will present a much sterner test.Morikawa had...

Dovizioso passed fit for MotoGP season-opener

Dovizioso passed fit for MotoGP season-opener

(Reuters) - Ducati rider Andrea Dovizioso is fit for the opening race of the 2020 MotoGP season in Jerez on July 19 just weeks after having surgery on a damaged left collarbone, his team said on Tuesday.The 34-year-old sustained the injury in a crash last month while...

Schalke’s Matondo gets dressing down for wearing rivals' shirt

Schalke’s Matondo gets dressing down for wearing rivals' shirt

(Reuters) - Schalke 04’s teenage Wales winger Rabbi Matondo has been given a dressing down by his club after training in a Cardiff fitness studio wearing the shirt of arch-rivals Borussia Dortmund."I made it clear to Rabbi Matondo on the phone what we think of such a...

Fans shocked as ITV's top commentator Tyldesley demoted

LONDON (Reuters) - British soccer fans have reacted with shock to the surprise announcement that leading commentator Clive Tyldesley has been demoted from his number one role at broadcaster ITV.In a statement, ITV said the 65-year-old Tyldesley would "no longer hold...

No roars as Tiger makes return to sounds of silence

No roars as Tiger makes return to sounds of silence

(Reuters) - Tiger Woods makes his long-awaited return to competitive golf at the Memorial Tournament in Dublin, Ohio this week and no golfer will feel the impact of the strange new spectatorless world created by COVID-19 than the 15-time major winner.For his whole...