British US Open challenge can continue into the third round at Flushing Meadows


Andy Murray can beat Grigor Dimitrov to reach the third round (Picture: Getty Images) So this year’s US Open has become the second ‘grass’ court grand slam of the year after Maria Sakkari complained she could smell a waft of marijuana as she suffered a shock exit from the tournament. The Class B drug is […]

Anthony Joshua gives his reaction to Robert Helenius’ failed drug test


Joshua knocked out Helenius out in the seventh round (Picture: Getty) Anthony Joshua paid tribute to Matchroom’s drug testing protocols following Robert Helenius’s positive drug test. The two-time heavyweight champion was scheduled to fight Dillian Whyte on 12 August only for the Brixton heavyweight to returned ‘adverse analytical findings’ in a random anti-doping test, resulting […]

Venus Williams reacts to her worst-ever US Open defeat while Carlos Alcaraz joins Novak Djokovic in second round


Venus Williams, 43, was handed a wildcard to compete at Flushing Meadows (Picture: AFP) Venus Williams paid tribute to Belgian qualifier Greet Minnen after the American suffered her heaviest-ever defeat at the US Open on Wednesday. The 43-year-old tennis legend was handed a wildcard to compete at Flushing Meadows and was originally due to face […]

Manny Pacquiao plans to fight at Paris 2024 as boxing legend targets Olympic gold medal at age 45


Pacquiao wants to add an Olympic medal to his collection (Picture: Getty) Manny Pacquiao is planning to compete at the 2024 Olympics in Paris as he aims to end his extraordinary boxing career with a gold medal. The 44-year-old hung up his gloves in September 2021 after 72 professional fights, having won world titles across […]