Peng secures semi-final spot

Durham Times: Peng Shuai reached her first grand slam semi-final at the 37th attempt (AP)

7:38pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Sixteen years after heart surgery almost ended her hopes of a tennis career, Peng Shuai reached the US Open semi-finals with victory over 17-year-old Belinda Bencic.

Wiggins to ride Tour of Britain

Durham Times: Sir Bradley Wiggins will be back to defend the title he won in last year's Tour of Britain

11:58am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Sir Bradley Wiggins will defend his Tour of Britain title after being named as the leader of Team Sky's squad for the race, which begins in Liverpool on Sunday.

Captain Rooney raring to go

Durham Times: Wayne Rooney wants to lead England into a successful new era

3:34pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Wayne Rooney is excited to be leading England into a new era - one which the newly-appointed captain is determined will be a success.

England limp to ODI series defeat

Durham Times: Alastair Cook's England side were hammered by India at Edgbaston

3:43pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Alastair Cook's England one-day international team hit a new low as a nine-wicket hammering at the hands of India completed the captain's fifth successive series defeat.

Bell has broken toe

Durham Times: Ian Bell broke his toe in practice at Edgbaston

4:34pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Ian Bell has suffered a "small fracture" in his left big toe, the England and Wales Cricket Board has confirmed.

Murray set for Djokovic test

Durham Times: Andy Murray is happy with his form ahead of a US Open quarter-final against Novak Djokovic (AP)

5:31pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Andy Murray will draw on the memories of the two biggest days of his career when he takes on Novak Djokovic for a place in the semi-finals of the US Open.

Azpilicueta extends Blues stay

Durham Times: Cesar Azpilicueta has signed a new five-year contract at Stamford Bridge

5:54pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Chelsea defender Cesar Azpilicueta has signed a new five-year contract with the club.

MotoGP set for Donington return

Durham Times: Donington Park's Dunlop Straight will reverberate to the sound of MotoGP in 2015

7:28pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

MotoGP will return to Donington Park for the first time in six years in 2015 but with the decision drawing stinging criticism from Silverstone chiefs.

Cleverley eyes England recall

Durham Times: Tom Cleverley has joined Aston Villa on a season-long loan deal

7:28pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Tom Cleverley has targeted an England recall after completing his last-ditch switch to Aston Villa.

Westwood 'edged Donald out of team'

Durham Times: Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley announced his captain's picks on Tuesday afternoon

6:08pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

European captain Paul McGinley revealed Lee Westwood had "slightly pipped" Luke Donald to a Ryder Cup wild card after completing his team for Gleneagles on Tuesday.






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