Shona McGovern

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The world's biggest ship - for 53 days

<b>The world's largest container ship, the Globe, is docking in Britain for the first time as it continues its maiden voyage. But how vast and powerful is it and how long until it's superseded?</b><p>Size<p>The Globe is more than 400m (1,312ft) long, the equivalent of eight Olympic-size swimming pools. It is …

Container Ship

What is your tennis IQ?

It's that time of year again. Take our annual quiz and see how well you followed tennis this season. The score guide will tell you where you …

Emerging Asier Illarramendi Takes Big Step for Record-Breaking Real Madrid

Surprising Carlo Ancelotti is the most difficult of tasks. And if it's possible, he never lets it be shown, typically remaining expressionless on the sideline with an almost bored demeanour as he chews his gum ever so vigorously.<p>So phlegmatic is the Italian that not even Alvaro Medran's fortuitous …

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Everyone for tennis? Women’s game signs record broadcast deal

WTA and Perform sign £340m contract that will double number of televised games and is being hailed as sporting milestone<p>It is being billed as the biggest single commercial contract in the history of women’s sport, albeit one that spans 10 years. But the sums are significant: a total of $535m …

Rising young tennis star says she 'deserved' to be hit by father after loss

"My father is not a beast, he didn't break my nose; I didn't have my face covered in blood. It's true, he slapped me once. So what? I deserved it," …