Channing Tatum attends the Amsterdam premiere of Magic Mike XXL on July 1st. Photograh: Michel Porro/Getty Images

If you’ve seen a bus this week you’ve probably seen an advertisement for Magic Mike XXXL. This is the unsatisfactory sequel to a misunderstood 2012 fi(...)

Heather Watson argues a line call on day one of Wimbledon. Druing the match, she drew a €2,500 fine for a verbal obscenity. Photograph: PA

When the temperatures soar and the shots land a little long, when the scoreboard is turning over for only one player and life’s ambitions are being se(...)

Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark returns a shot against Shuai Peng of China during their women’s singles semi-final match on Day Twelve of the 2014 US Open. Photograph:  Mike Stobe/Getty Images for USTA

Five years after losing here to Kim Clijsters in her only slam final, the former world number one Caroline Wozniacki gets her second chance to win a m(...)

John Isner returns a serve against Andy Murray, from Great Britain, during a match at the Western & Southern Open tennis tournament, in Mason, Ohio. Photograph: Al Behrman/AP

John Isner stands an imposing 6ft 10in, has served nearly 6000 aces in his career, and, at Wimbledon in 2010, defeated Nicholas Mahut in the longest m(...)

Victoria Beckham and Samuel L Jackson: Wimbledon buddies. Photograph:  Matthew Stockman/Getty Images

Just when you reckoned there was no sporting life outside the World Cup, along comes Serbia v Switzerland at Wimbledon where, apparently, a tennis tou(...)

Andy Murray: “I have very high expectations of myself. I put a lot of pressure on myself to play well at these events. These are the tournaments that drive me to train.” Photograph: Dan Istitene/Getty Images

At the start of this French Open, one name was consistently ignored in discussions about who might emerge as champion: Andy Murray. The Scot, s(...)

Alan Shatter: During his time in opposition he drafted more private members legislation than any other TD of his generation. And during his time as minister, Bills came out like luggage on a carousel. Photograph: David Sleator

There was a lot of the infamous American tennis player John McEnroe to Alan Shatter during his long tenure in the front ranks of Irish politics. He wa(...)

Sisters Francesca and Elisabetta Grillo arrive at Isleworth Crown Court in west London on Friday. The sisters, TV chef Nigella Lawson’s former assistants,  face fraud charges relating to the alleged misuse of £685,000  on a credit card belonging to the company of Ms Lawson’s former husband, Charles Saatchi. Photograph:  Toby Melville/Reuters

A personal assistant accused of defrauding Nigella Lawson and Charles Saatchi has told a court that she saw evidence of regular drug use by the celebr(...)

Ebay’s charitable programme was launched in 2006.

Auction site Ebay has teamed up with 50 celebrities to hold an auction in aid of its charitable programme. Ebay for Charity has raised £50 mill(...)

Andy Murray, with his coach Ivan Lendl, on a practice court at Wimbledon.

A small crowd gathered around the interview taking place on the terrace beside the players’ lounge at the All England club yesterday. Although the sub(...)