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Andy Murray ‘happy to reveal’ James Ward... is a Taylor Swift fan

Press Association   |  July 3, 2015

Andy Murray has exposed the musical differences that set him apart from fellow British tennis players.


Friday cover: Argentina’s guardian as Diego Forlan urges Manchester United to stick by Angel Di Maria

The National staff   |  July 3, 2015

Angel Di Maria dons The National Sport front page on Friday, July 3, with the Argentina and Manchester United man the subject of Diego Forlan's weekly column.


After Laura Bassett’s last-minute World Cup heartbreak, the five worst football own goals

The National staff   |  July 2, 2015

Laura Bassett cut a disconsolate figure on Wednesday in Edmonton as her own goal in the dying seconds of the Women’s World Cup semi-final led to England losing 2-1 to Japan. Here is a look at five other own goals scored by footballers that proved costly.


Thursday cover: Too hot to handle at opening rounds of Wimbledon

Chitrabhanu Kadalayil   |  July 2, 2015

The National's Sport cover for the Thursday, July 2 issue, featuring Wimbledon, where soaring temperatures have players, spectators and organisers struggling.


Wednesday cover: Sharp falls for Simona Halep and Eugenie Bouchard at Wimbledon

Chitrabhanu Kadalayil   |  July 1, 2015

The National's Sport cover for the Wednesday, July 1 issue, featuring Simona Halep as the third seed crashed out of the Wimbledon first round.


Tuesday cover: Al Ain fixture Asamoah Gyan drifting eastward?

Matt Smith   |  June 30, 2015

The National's Sport cover for the Tuesday, June 30 issue, featuring Asamoah Gyan, Al Ain's goalscoring star suddenly the subject of Chinese interest.


Cristiano Ronaldo making ‘strategic move’ – with brand

Agence France-Presse   |  June 29, 2015

Cristiano Ronaldo has sold his image rights to Singaporean billionaire Peter Lim, also the Valencia owner, in what he calls a 'good value add for my brand' and a look towards Asia.


Monday cover: Wimbledon 2015 arrives with Novak Djokovic’s Paris pain in the past

Matt Smith   |  June 29, 2015

The National's Sport cover for the Monday, June 29 issue, featuring Novak Djokovic as Wimbledon 2015 is set to get going at the All England Club.


Sunday cover: Super woman – Serena Williams poised to draw closer to calendar slam at Wimbledon

Matt Smith   |  June 28, 2015

The National's Sport cover for the Sunday, June 28 issue, featuring Serena Williams on the eve of Wimbledon, poised to continue her dominating season.


Stuntman Nick Jacobsen kite-surfs from the top of Azzam’s mast — video

The National staff   |  June 27, 2015

Watch Danish stuntman, Nick Jacobsen, kite surf from the top of Volvo Ocean Race champion boat Azzam's mast.