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Murray seeded eighth for US Open

Ilkley Gazette: Andy Murray is seeded one place higher than his current world ranking

7:23pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

British number one Andy Murray has been seeded eighth for this year's US Open.

Tiger: Ryder Cup would be pointless

Ilkley Gazette: Tiger Woods believes he would not have been competitive enough if he competed in the Ryder Cup

9:27am Tuesday 19th August 2014

Tiger Woods has revealed he pulled out of the Ryder Cup because he did not feel he could have won a point for the United States.

Hamilton keeping poker face

Ilkley Gazette: Lewis Hamilton knows it will take a special effort to win the F1 title this season

11:18am Tuesday 19th August 2014

Lewis Hamilton has likened his "intense" Formula One title battle with Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg to a game of poker.

Series win boosts England's ranking

Ilkley Gazette: Joe Root has enjoyed an excellent summer batting at number five

11:36am Tuesday 19th August 2014

England's series victory over India has seen them move up to third in the Reliance International Cricket Council Test rankings.

Jones excited by Blues challenge

Ilkley Gazette: Wales prop Adam Jones has joined Cardiff Blues

3:34pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Wales prop Adam Jones has hailed Cardiff Blues' "ambition and potential for the future" after being unveiled as their latest new signing.

Britain bag triple gold in Berlin

Ilkley Gazette: Chris Walker-Hebborn has added the European title to his Commonwealth gold after winning the 100m backstroke title in Berlin

7:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Great Britain claimed three gold medals at the European Swimming Championships in Berlin on Tuesday night as they smashed the world record in the mixed 4x100 metres medley.

Mackay front-runner for Palace job

Ilkley Gazette: Malky Mackay is the hot favourite to take over at Crystal Palace

10:54pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Malky Mackay is expected to beat Tim Sherwood to the vacant Crystal Palace job.

Ten-man Gunners draw in Istanbul

Ilkley Gazette: Besiktas' Pedro Franco, left, and Olivier Giroud battle for the ball (AP)

10:04pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Arsenal survived a hostile atmosphere and the sending-off of midfielder Aaron Ramsey to leave Istanbul with what could prove a priceless goalless draw against Besiktas in the first leg of their Champions League play-off.

United agree deal for Rojo

Ilkley Gazette: Left-back Marcos Rojo is on his way to Old Trafford

7:12pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Sporting Lisbon have sanctioned the sale of Marcos Rojo to Manchester United with winger Nani returning to Portugal as part of the deal.

Suarez feared for future after bite

Ilkley Gazette: Barcelona's Luis Suarez feared for his footballing future after his ban for biting (AP)

12:45pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

New Barcelona forward Luis Suarez admitted he was concerned for his future in the days following his four-month FIFA ban for biting Giorgio Chiellini but is now putting the saga behind him.

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