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21/08/2018: FRONT PAGE: All aboard
Jeremy Corbyn takes the wheel at the Alexander Dennis bus factory in Falkirk, Stirlingshire. The Labour leader is spending four days in Scotland promoting the party’s Build It in Britain policy and is hoping to expand his party’s fortunes north of the...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: FRONT PAGE: Resurgence of deadly measles triggers European health alert A huge surge in measles cases across Europe has been reported by the World Health Organization, which says low MMR vaccination rates are to blame. More than 41,000 cases of measles have been reported in the European region between January and June....... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: FRONT PAGE: How to have a baby in your fifties
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21/08/2018: FRONT PAGE: Pope – we must root out evil from our church Pope Francis has publicly acknowledged the failures of the Roman Catholic church in dealing with sexual abuse by priests, attacking a “culture of death” and deferential “clericalism” that helps perpetuate evil. An unprecedented letter from “His...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: FRONT PAGE: Pam Hogg on how she became the queen of punk fashion
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21/08/2018: NEWS: Hunt to urge US to take tougher line on Moscow
The foreign secretary, Jeremy Hunt, is to urge Donald Trump to face down Moscow’s threat to western values by imposing wider economic sanctions against Russia and agreeing new rules on democratic elections. In a speech in Washington today, during his...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NEWS: Fox to reveal plan to turn UK into ‘exporting superpower’ Liam Fox is to announce a plan today intended to boost Britain’s exports after Brexit to 35% of GDP as his cabinet colleague Dominic Raab heads to Brussels for the latest round of divorce talks with the EU. The trade secretary believes there are...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NEWS: Red-faced Devils
Defeat and discord: what has gone wrong at Manchester United?... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NEWS: Prisons crisis Ministers are warned the scandal at Birmingham jail is just tip of the iceberg... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NEWS: A writer’s best friend Karl Ove Knausgård is wrong – every good author should own a dog Page 2... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NEWS: Be warned, extending the right to buy will prove to be a false economy Page 5... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NEWS: Bottoming out Will the #MeToo era spell the end for the Rear of the Year competition? Page 6... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NEWS: The countryside is boring. Urban walking is the way forward Page 3... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NEWS: Cryptic crossword Back of Journal... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NEWS: Quick crossword Back of G2... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NEWS: Cartoon Journal, page 5... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NEWS: Bake Off judge’s answer to bad child diets: ban packed lunches
Great British Bake Off judge Prue Leith has called for packed lunches to be banned, arguing that parents give in to pressure from their children to give them unhealthy food to eat at school. Her comments prompted an immediate debate over whether it...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NEWS: Demand for action over world’s 1.6bn tonnes of wasted food The amount of food wasted each year worldwide will rise by a third by 2030, when 2.1 billion tonnes will be lost or thrown away, according to analysis by a management consultancy. A report by the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) warns that the global...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NEWS: Helicopter parents: midwife delivers baby in sky over Penzance
A mother has thanked medical staff and aircrew who helped in the birth of her son in a helicopter almost half a kilometre above the Cornish coast. Torran MacDonald was born in a coastguard helicopter over Penzance on Saturday night, weighing 3.4kg...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: To the battlements
English Heritage curator Samantha Stones inspects Carisbrooke Castle before a restoration project at the Isle of Wight fortress. Tasks include the removal of ivy and valerian from the castle walls. English Heritage is trying to raise funds to safeguard...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: We are not getting answers, say family of dead Welsh minister
The widow of the late Welsh government minister Carl Sargeant has described her agony at still not knowing the circumstances surrounding her husband’s death nine months ago. Bernie Sargeant told the Guardian that she owed it to her husband to...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: Actor ejected from Edinburgh festival accuses security staff of racial profiling
An Edinburgh festival venue has apologised after the actor Layton Williams accused security staff of racial profiling. Williams posted a video on Twitter after being told to leave the Assembly festival’s temporary venue in George Square because he...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: Leading role
Olivia Colman is TV’s most powerful player... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: Ten hours in the sea Briton tells of her miracle survival... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: Workers in open-plan offices are more active and suffer less stress
If the everyday woes of an open-plan workplace are getting you down, take heart. The chances are that you exercise more and are less stressed than those who spend their hours in cubicles or their own offices. A study of US government employees found...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: Watford the priciest place in UK to die as funeral costs reach £5,800 Watford is the most expensive place in the UK to have a funeral, according to a survey that found average funeral costs had risen by 33% in the past two years. Seven towns and cities have average funeral costs of more than £5,000, according to...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: 230 Number of US government employees whose activity and stress levels were monitored by the researchers... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: 32% The extra activity observed in workers with no partitions at their desks, compared with those in private offices... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: 150 Minimum minutes of exercise a week advised by the NHS, which also says time spent sitting should be reduced... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: Staying alive
If you are going to fall from a cruise ship into open water, there are worse places to do so than the Adriatic Sea at the height of summer. The temperature of the stretch of water that separates Italy from the Balkan peninsula is above 20C (68F) in...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: ‘It doesn’t feel safe’
Violence is rife, staff are even more fearful than prisoners, and drug use is routine inside HMP Birmingham, according to an inmate who was released from the jail yesterday. Other prisoners being freed after completing their sentences claimed mobile...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: The HMP Birmingham breakdown
What has happened at the prison? The Ministry of Justice has taken the running of HMP Birmingham off the hands of its contractor, G4S, and brought responsibility for its operation back under government control after a damning inspection of the jail....... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: Police custody death hearing delayed to 2019
The family of a man who died in police custody a decade ago will have to wait until at least 2019 to see officers face a disciplinary hearing, the Guardian has learned. Sean Rigg, 40, died 10 years ago today after restraint by officers in London. The...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: The top 20
1 Olivia Colman 2 Chris Chibnall 3 Daisy May Cooper and Charlie Cooper 4 Declan Donnelly 5 Idris Elba 6 David Attenborough 7 Hugh Grant 8 Vanessa Kirby 9 Benedict Cumberbatch 10 Nicola Walker 11 Lisa McGee 12 Gareth Southgate 13 Carrie...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: Activists who defaced Gormley statues are accused of trans hatred
Protesters have been accused of “trans hatred” after pasting phallus-shaped stickers on the genitalia of Antony Gormley’s statues on Crosby beach, saying “women don’t have penises”. Liverpool ReSisters, a small women’s rights group which argues...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: Oliver in the soup over microwaved ‘jerk rice’
The chef and entrepreneur Levi Roots has said Jamie Oliver’s decision to launch a jerk rice dish is “a mistake”, amid a growing row over cultural appropriation. Oliver was called out on the product by the shadow equalities minister, Dawn Butler, the...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: Warming in Arctic will bring longer heatwaves, say scientists Summer weather patterns are increasingly likely to stall in Europe, North America and parts of Asia, according to a climate study that explains why Arctic warming is making heatwaves elsewhere more persistent and dangerous. Rising temperatures in the...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: Listeners wake up to presenter number 16
Greg James, Radio 1’s 16th breakfast host, opened his first show yesterday with a love letter to radio. “I love radio more than anything else in the world,” he began. “It is the best thing. It’s there when you’re happy, it’s there when you’re sad. This...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: Snap, crackle and pop: what did you have for breakfast? Tony Blackburn September 1967-June 1973 His chummy, plummy tones were later lampooned, but Blackburn’s enthusiastic and breezy demeanour perfectly matched the confidence of Swinging London. Noel Edmonds June 1973-April 1978 With his puns and prank...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: Fiction, not lies, is way of telling truth – Smith
Maybe it is because of the Scottish Reformation. Maybe it is because of the Scottish Enlightenment. Maybe it is because of all those universities founded in a tiny country in the Middle Ages. Whatever the reason, audiences at the Edinburgh...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: Strictly for telly addicts
His show is called Confessions and promises “candid chat” with celebrity guests. Neither is forthcoming when I attend the Rev Richard Coles’s fringe outing, which finds the pop star turned cleric engaged in chummy chat with his Strictly Come Dancing...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: The Rev Richard Coles Edinburgh festival ★★☆☆☆... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: Payment by results plan reveals scale of rough sleeping in Manchester
There are almost twice as many “entrenched” rough sleepers in Greater Manchester as estimated in the official statistics, according to the man in charge of an ambitious project to give them all homes. Last year’s annual count of rough sleepers in the...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: Off the streets A ‘grotty’ flat, but it’s home
Phil was one of the first to be given the keys to a home through the social impact bond. The 58-year-old, originally from Cleckheaton in West Yorkshire, had not had a permanent address since his girlfriend died next to him in Preston eight and a half...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: 500+ The number of long-term homeless people referred to the scheme by GPs, charities and council workers... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: NATIONAL: 278 The number of rough sleepers recorded in the region’s annual count of homeless people... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: WORLD: Tears flow as Korean families are reunited
Siblings long assumed dead and parents who were separated from their children came face to face for the first time in more than six decades yesterday as 89 families from the two Koreas were reunited. The reunions, the first in three years, are a...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: WORLD: US security officials hit back at Trump attack on Brennan More than 175 former national security officials appointed by Republicans and Democrats have signed a letter criticising President Donald Trump’s decision to cancel the security clearance of the former Central Intelligence Agency director John...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: WORLD: Cohen ‘faces investigation’ Michael Cohen, Donald Trump’s former lawyer and right-hand man, reportedly faces a federal investigation into possible bank and tax fraud relating to more than $20m (£15.6m) in loans. The New York Times reported that federal investigators in Manhattan...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: WORLD: Maduro predicts ‘economic miracle’ as Caracas tries to halt inflation crisis
Venezuela moved to shore up its crumbling economy yesterday, devaluing its currency and preparing to raise the minimum wage by more than 3,000% in what the country’s president, Nicolás Maduro, called a visionary attempt to tame hyperinflation. More...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: WORLD: Why president’s emergency package to fight his country’s woes looks doomed to fail
Countries suffering from an inflationary problem fall into three categories: the ones that have a sharply rising cost of living; the ones gripped by hyperinflation; and the ones where things are so bad comparisons are made with Germany in 1923. With...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: WORLD: #MeToo activist accused of payoff after sex assault claim
One of the most prominent activists of the #MeToo movement against sexual harassment recently settled a complaint filed against her by a young actor and musician who said she sexually assaulted him when he was 17, the New York Times has reported. Asia...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: WORLD: African herders ‘lived in peace’ 5,000 years ago Herders in east Africa 5,000 years ago lived in peaceful communities that shunned social hierarchies, communicated intensively and worked together to build massive cemeteries, research has revealed. Work by a team of US-based archaeologists on a...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: WORLD: Prague Spring Czechs divided over Russia 50 years on
Afew times a day, an elderly Czech person will pay a visit to the photography exhibition in Prague’s Old Town Hall, which chronicles the crushing of the Prague Spring by Moscow in 1968, and complain as they leave. “‘The Russians are here again,’ they...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: WORLD: Move children from Nauru, rights groups urge Australia A coalition of some of Australia’s biggest humanitarian and human rights organisations has given the federal government a deadline to get all asylum seeker and refugee children off Nauru, as the health and safety crisis on the island worsens. World...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: WORLD: Pop-star MP stirs protests
Security forces corral people into a street in Kampala in pursuit of protesters demanding the release of the jailed pop star turned MP Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, better known as Bobi Wine.... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: WORLD: Australian PM dumps key climate policy to stave off revolt Australia’s prime minister has abandoned plans to rein in greenhouse gas emissions, in an attempt to stave off a leadership coup within his own party. The Australian government had proposed using a broad energy policy, called the National Energy...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: WORLD: Lana Del Rey defends appearance at festival
The American singer Lana Del Rey has defended her decision to perform at next month’s Meteor festival in Israel, defying calls for a cultural boycott. She tweeted: “I believe music is universal and should bring us together … Performing in Tel Aviv is...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: WORLD: ‘Terrorist’ attacker shot dead at police station Police in Catalonia shot dead a man armed with a knife who attacked a police station on the outskirts of Barcelona yesterday, three days after the first anniversary of the terror attacks in the city and coastal town of Cambrils. The attack, which...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: WORLD: Recovery efforts begin as Kerala floods recede Flood waters have receded in the southern Indian state of Kerala, allowing authorities to retrieve the bodies of victims and enabling residents to start assessing the damage to their homes after the worst monsoon rains in a century. Authorities said...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: FINANCIAL: Mulberry warns House of Fraser’s fall will hit profits
The luxury handbag maker Mulberry has warned that it faces a slump in profits after taking a £3m hit from House of Fraser’s collapse into administration. Mulberry, which has already reported struggling sales as wealthy tourists favour Paris and Milan...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: FINANCIAL: Bills overtake credit cards as UK’s chief money worry British households owe almost £19bn in utility bills, missed council tax payments and overpaid benefits, according to alarming new figures revealing a hidden debt mountain. Putting a figure on the overall amount owed by people falling behind on...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: FINANCIAL: Luxury site Farfetch plans New York float The London online fashion retailer Farfetch is to float on the New York Stock Exchange this year as it seeks to capitalise on rapid growth in luxury sales on the web. Competition online has picked up among premium brands that were slow to move into...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: FINANCIAL: £18.9bn The amount owed to the government and utility companies by households, according to Citizens Advice estimates... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: FINANCIAL: £10bn The amount households owed to the government last year after being overpaid tax credits and benefits... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: FINANCIAL: £3m The amount Mulberry believes House of Fraser’s collapse will cost it in the six months to 30 September... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: FINANCIAL: Fox’s plan to increase exports is all very well, but it has no chance of meeting his target
The timing of the government’s latest export drive is far from accidental. With Theresa May intent on showing Brussels that Britain could not just survive but thrive in the event of a hard Brexit, Whitehall has come up with a plan for increasing the...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: FINANCIAL: Greece’s bailout ends, but pain set to continue
Greece has turned the page to become “a normal” member of the single currency, EU authorities in Brussels declared as the country finally left its eight-year bailout programme. Its three bailouts during the eurozone crisis totalled €288.7bn (£258bn) –...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: FINANCIAL: Pepsi’s $3.2bn SodaStream deal puts fizz into healthier drinks
Pepsi will buy the household drinkmachine maker SodaStream for $3.2bn as it battles chief rival Coca-Cola for an edge in the health-conscious beverage market. Founded in the UK in 1903, SodaStream was a coveted device in British kitchens in the 1970s...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: FINANCIAL: Countrywide drops £20m pay plan for bosses from cash call The estate agent group Countrywide has bowed to investor pressure and scrapped a pay plan that could have given top executives more than £20m. Earlier this month the beleaguered group, which has more than 10,000 staff and about 50 brand names...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: EDUCATION: ‘We’re the glue’ University aims to hold county together where the council has failed
Thanks to sour grapes and special pleading by scholars at the University of Oxford, in 1265 Northampton’s university was dissolved by King Henry III. Exactly 740 years later it was reinstated, this time in a hodgepodge of buildings on the outskirts of...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: EDUCATION: Multiple choice Should schools be judged by their exam results?
Ofsted has clashed with the Department for Education over how important exam results are as a measurement of a school’s quality. Earlier this month, an Ofsted source suggested that from next year “exam factory” schools that narrowly “teach to the test”...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: EDUCATION: Look to Europe – no 16-year-old is tortured with pointless GCSEs
We all could and should be having a relaxed summer but instead, 16-year-olds are grimly anticipating their GCSE results this Thursday. It doesn’t have to be this way. The UK is the only European country to have high-stakes testing at 16, with others...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: SPORT: Hype will eclipse the fight when the Gypsy King crosses swords with Wilder
After what has been an arduous few weeks – what with the heat, followed by the sudden appearance of schoolchildren everywhere across the city (how do they know how to do this at the same time, do they share a collective subconscious?) – what a blessing...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: SPORT: Kamaishi given new hope post-tsunami
On the afternoon of 11 March 2011, Akiko Iwasaki was preparing for another busy evening at her traditional inn when a magnitude-9 earthquake triggered a deadly tsunami along Japan’s northeast coast. Within 30 minutes, the waters of the Pacific Ocean...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: SPORT: Cracksman to be saved until October after swerving York
Cracksman is unlikely to race before October, following the decision to take him out of tomorrow’s Juddmonte International at the final entry stage. While rain had been forecast for the York area, none has fallen since Friday, leaving the surface on...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: SPORT: Cipriani fined £2,000 by Gloucester after scuffle Gloucester have fined Danny Cipriani £2,000 following a disciplinary hearing into his scuffle at a Jersey nightclub. Senior club officials met Cipriani yesterday at the club’s training ground in Hartpury to discuss the incident, which occurred during a...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: SPORT: Konta boosts morale with win in Connecticut Johanna Konta set up a last-16 meeting with Spain’s Carla Suárez Navarro at the Connecticut Open after a straight-sets win against Germany’s Laura Siegemund. Konta had lost her two previous meetings to Siegemund but the British No 1 boosted her...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: SPORT: Standing against abuse
Simone Biles won her fifth all-around title at the US gymnastics championships and used her outfit to make a statement for those affected by the sexual abuse scandal that has rocked the sport. Biles designed the leotard she wore on Sunday, down to the...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: SPORT: Moeen hits century to put Worcestershire in driving seat
Moeen Ali, unusually restrained, posted his first Championship century since April 2016, while Daryl Mitchell’s third of the campaign helped put bottom side Worcestershire on course for a crucial win. Moeen shared an unbroken 199 stand for the second...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: SPORT: Kohli’s measured century leaves England staring down the barrel
A grim day for England, often a gruelling one for a capacity crowd and a grand one for India, albeit in an understated way. Virat Kohli hit another century, a measured one, not flawless yet massively impressive and in the process England’s creaking...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: SPORT: Damaged digit may finally allow selectors the opportunity to solve a number of problems They flooded into Trent Bridge yesterday, in what was a credit to the marketing folk at Nottinghamshire. But what transpired for the capacity crowd, from an English perspective, was close to three sessions of slightly zombified cricket as India slowly...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: SPORT: Shot of the day
Hardik Pandya off Adil Rashid Given his first long bowl of the series, Rashid did a decent job of restricting runs so that England’s seamers could rest. But Pandya came to have a go, lofting one glorious drive over extra cover.... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: SPORT: Picture of the day
Members of the Maasai Cricket Warriors from Kenya enjoy the day-three action at Trent Bridge.... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: SPORT: Number of the day 67 Percentage of fifties which Virat Kohli converts into hundreds – the same as Don Bradman.... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: SPORT: Ball of the day Ben Stokes to Cheteshwar Pujara England bowled reasonably in the morning but had to wait until the afternoon for a wicket, Stokes drawing the batsman forward and bat towards ball, which was edged to Alastair Cook at slip.... Pubdate:

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21/08/2018: SPORT: Stay and fight for your place, Chelsea tell Loftus-Cheek
Chelsea have made clear to Ruben Loftus-Cheek that he will have chances to make his mark in the first team at Stamford Bridge this season and have reiterated their reluctance to sanction another loan move in what remains of the European transfer...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: SPORT: Old Trafford board rebuffs idea Zidane has been targeted
José Mourinho retains the full backing of Manchester United’s hierarchy following Sunday’s dismal 3-2 defeat at Brighton & Hove Albion. United beat Leicester City 2-1 at Old Trafford in their opening game of the season but despite following this with...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: SPORT: Northern Ireland striker McIlroy dies aged 86 Burnley are mourning the loss of their “greatest ever player” after announcing the death of Jimmy McIlroy at the age of 86. The Northern Ireland striker, a key figure in the Clarets side who won the 1960 First Division title and reached the...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: SPORT: Everton duo Bolasie and Besic close to loan deals
Everton’s Yannick Bolasie is close to joining the Championship leaders, Middlesbrough, on a season-long loan and could soon be followed by his Goodison Park teammate Mo Besic.... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: SPORT: Sánchez wears fans’ flak Alexis Sánchez published a video and photographs on Twitter to promote the JJO’s Alexis clothing range yesterday – but the tweets were soon deleted as Manchester United fans were quick to question his timing a day after the team’s defeat at Brighton....... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: SPORT: Bravo injury leaves City short of keeper cover Claudio Bravo is facing a lengthy spell on the sidelines after suffering an achilles tendon injury in training. The injury leaves Pep Guardiola without experienced back-up to first-choice keeper Ederson. Daniel Grimshaw, 20, is the only other keeper in...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: SPORT: Milner and Mané keep their cool to leave 10-man Palace smouldering
Jürgen Klopp will have taken far more satisfaction from this narrow victory than the emphatic dismissal of West Ham on the opening weekend. Crystal Palace, always awkward opponents, were eventually seen off in south London to maintain the Merseysiders’...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: SPORT: Klopp’s side show signs they are learning how to win ugly and sprint with City slickers
On a testing night for Liverpool at a raucous Selhurst Park, fans of dramatic title races were pleased to witness further confirmation that Jürgen Klopp’s speedsters remain the best bet to keep pace with Manchester City. Even at this early stage none...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: SPORT: Hodgson furious after game turns on penalty
Jürgen Klopp praised Liverpool for playing “ugly” to squeeze their way beyond Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park and maintain their winning start to the new season with his opposite number, Roy Hodgson, left seething at the penalty award that left the...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: SPORT: Karius to join Besiktas
Loris Karius is close to leaving Liverpool after the club agreed a two-year loan deal with Besiktas for their out-of-favour goalkeeper. The 25-year-old has been considering his future since the £65m arrival of Alisson last month. Besiktas, who will pay...... Pubdate:

21/08/2018: SPORT: Fractured finger may rule Bairstow out of rest of series
Injury was added to insult for England on a demoralising third day of the third Test against India in Nottingham when Jonny Bairstow sustained a fractured finger that looks set to rule him out of the final two Tests of the series. Despite reaching the...... Pubdate:








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