Saturday was a tearful day at Flushing Meadows all round. Even before the women’s final had erupted into controversy, Jamie Murray and Bethanie Mattek-Sands had both found their voices breaking as they celebrated claiming the mixed-doubles title. While Mattek-Sands became emotional while talking about the career-threatening knee injury that she...
Gareth Southgate is considering making up to nine changes for Tuesday night’s friendly against Switzerland, even though he is aiming to avoid England’s worst ever run of defeats. As exclusively revealed by Telegraph Sport on Sunday afternoon, England manager Southgate has called Leicester City duo Ben Chilwell and Demarai Gray into his...
Gareth Southgate considered the question: how can England develop a player who can run a game in the way that Thiago Alcantara had just done in Spain’s victory at Wembley? Or as Croatia’s Luka Modric showed in the World Cup semi-final in July? “The only one in my lifetime is...
Brad Shields will discover on Monday whether the fractured cheekbone he sustained on his debut for Wasps in the defeat by Exeter Chiefs on Saturday will require surgery. The England flanker is due to see a specialist and the extent of the injury will be critical as to whether...
Six Royal Navy sailors were arrested for drunk and disorderly behaviour just hours after  HMS Queen Elizabeth docked in Florida following its first transatlantic voyage. Three were also charged with resisting arrest and two were Tasered by local police officers amid claims that sailors were seen urinating from a pub...
Gareth Southgate has called Leicester City duo Ben Chilwell and Demarai Gray into his England squad for Tuesday night’s friendly against Switzerland at the King Power Stadium. Chilwell and Gray will not travel out to Latvia with the Under-21s on Monday after being called into the senior squad for the...
Few brands attract a cult-like army of fans who will gladly smash their own smartphones. In recent years, a monotonous cycle of releases has led to big names sliding into mediocrity – or worse. But an obsessive fan base is something OnePlus can be proud of. As industry giants like...
Police will be issued an acid testing kit to be developed by the government’s secret military research lab, to determine whether suspects are carrying corrosive substances. Officers will also be able to use expanded stop-and-search powers on those they believe may be carrying a corrosive substance, under Home Office proposals published on...
Jamie Murray successfully defended his US Open mixed-doubles title on Saturday, although his former partner Martina Hingis could only watch from the stands after her retirement at the end of last year. In Hingis’s stead, Bethanie Mattek-Sands stepped up with a superb performance in the concluding moments of their 2-6,...
It can be a struggle to stay fit and maintain a healthy diet post-40, especially if you have fallen out of (or never were in) the habit of daily exercise and maintaining a healthy diet. During midlife, there's a lot more to juggle: a career, children and perhaps even grandchildren. It doesn't...