Double Olympic champion Holmes 'self-harmed daily'

Media playback is unsupported on your deviceOlympic champion Dame Kelly Holmes has spoken of how she self-harmed as she struggled to overcome injuries she thought would end her career.Dame Kelly, who lives in Kent, won gold in the 800m and 1,500m competitions in Athens in 2004.She said just a year

Price of golf must be reduced, says 1999 Open champion Lawrie

Former Open champion Paul Lawrie says the expense of playing golf is driving away the next generation of talent.A recent study showed Scotland lost more registered golfers in 2015-2016 than any other country in Europe.And, while Scotsman Lawrie identifies a number of reasons for the drop in numbers, he sees

Churchill heads runners for Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown

Irish Champions WeekendSaturday 9 September: Leopardstown - including Irish Champion Stakes 18:45 BSTSunday 10 September: The Curragh - including Irish St Leger 16:50Dual 2,000 Guineas winner Churchill heads the runners for the Irish Champion Stakes on Saturday.Trainer Aidan O'Brien will seek his eighth win in the Group One race

Villanova's Rollie Massimino, 82, was the underdog's champion

On the biggest day of his professional life, Rollie Massimino went to Mass. Looking back, there was some irony to that, because hours later, his Villanova Wildcats were to play Georgetown — mighty, intimidating, defending national champion, 35-2 Georgetown. The entire college basketball-speaking world assumed his team did not have