Football

FA Cup first-round draw: Hyde United to host MK Dons

Hyde ecstatic at MK Dons FA Cup draw Northern Premier League Division One North side Hyde United will host League One team MK Dons in the first round of the FA Cup next month. Hyde, who play in the eighth tier of English football, beat Scarborough Athletic in the final qualifying round. Isthmian League North […]

Tennis

Venus Williams battles to US Open first-round win over Viktoria Kuzmova

Venus Williams is making her 19th appearance at the US Open – more than any other current player US Open Venue: Flushing Meadows, New York Dates: 28 Aug-10 Sept BBC coverage: Live radio and text commentary on selected matches every day. Two-time champion Venus Williams was pushed all the way by world number 135 Viktoria […]

Football

EFL Cup first-round draw in Bangkok, Thailand on Friday

Manchester United’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored twice, including the 87th-minute winner, against Southampton in the 2017 final The EFL Cup first-round draw will take place on Friday – in Thailand. Thai energy drinks firm Carabao has signed a three-year deal as sponsors of the competition won in 2016-17 by Manchester United. All 48 League One and […]