By her own admission, Dina Asher-Smith feels more comfortable engaging with contentious subjects in writing than in interviews. “I feel that comes from my degree,” says this history graduate of King’s College London. “I find it better to take some time to consider what you’re saying before you put it out there. In interviews, sometimes people are looking for a shock reaction. It’s really important, in this age of Twitter and 280 characters, that there’s space for grey matter. Not every issue is
The world number three fought back from 4-1 down in the final as Price attempted to avenge his defeat to the Green Machine from last month's World Matchplay in Blackpool. Van Gerwen missed 10 consecutive shots at double before eventually finding his range to level the match 4-4.
Qatar will host the 2022 Fifa World Cup later this year; the first to be hosted by an Arab country and the second held entirely in Asia. It is the 22nd edition of the quadrennial tournament, which began way back in 1930.
West Ham will play Viborg FF for a place in the Europa Conference League group stages. A 2-1 win on the Faroe Islands for the Danish side on Tuesday night sealed a 5-1 aggregate victory to book a date with the Hammers. The first leg of the play-off tie will take place on Thursday August 18, with West Ham having home advantage, before the return fixture a week later on August 25.
The Whites let a two-goal lead slip against Southampton last weekend as they picked up their fourth point of the new Premier League season. Leeds are currently without Patrick Bamford who is on the sidelines with an abductor injury. While Marsch made be short of options, he is happy with the transfer business already done.