Other Sports

  • 25 November 2014

    Grand National-winning jockey Ryan Mania has announced his retirement from the saddle at the age of 25.

  • 23 November 2014

    AWEEK may be a long time in politics, but so is a year in top-class badminton if Imogen Bankier's assessment of how it feels to be defending the mixed doubles title at the Scottish Open Grand Prix today is anything to go by.

  • 23 November 2014

    TYSON Fury has the promise of a world title fight and a passport to the paydays he has long desired hanging on Saturday's encounter with Dereck Chisora, but it is the agonies of the recent past that dominate his thoughts as he casts an eye towards the longer-term future.

  • 23 November 2014

    Paul Nicholls proved yet again he has no peers when it comes to preparing horses for the big races as Silviniaco Conti landed a second Betfair Chase at Haydock.

  • 22 November 2014

    Paul Giblin's story is set in the wilderness.

  • 22 November 2014

    Ayear ago, Soren Gran was a hugely controversial figure in his sport of curling as he removed Tom Brewster from the rink which the Aberdeen-based curler had assembled and replaced him as skip with the two-time Olympic failure Dave Murdoch.

  • 22 November 2014

    Soren Gran believes Scotland's representation at the European Curling Championships which start in Switzerland today highlights a risky strategy within the sport's set-up, writes Kevin Ferrie.