Williams well placed as rivals exit

South Wales Argus: Serena Williams, pictured, breezed past Vania King 6-1 6-0 despite windy conditions (AP)

11:27pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Serena Williams breezed into the third round of the US Open and saw the draw open up around her.

Djokovic coasts into third round

South Wales Argus: Novak Djokovic had the easiest of matches as he eased into the third round of the US Open (AP)

11:18pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Novak Djokovic dropped just four games against Paul-Henri Mathieu as he coasted into the third round of the US Open.

Brough snatches draw for Giants

South Wales Argus: Danny Brough's late goal secured a draw for Huddersfield against Warrington

10:31pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Huddersfield captain Danny Brough kicked a last-minute drop goal to snatch a draw against Warrington and end his side's 10-match losing run at the hands of the Wolves.

Cook searching for quick answers

South Wales Argus: Alastair Cook has much to ponder ahead of the second one-day international

12:14pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Alastair Cook needs to find some effective answers quickly if England are to avoid making a damaging false start to their World Cup preparations.

LVG calls for Di Maria patience

South Wales Argus: Angel di Maria, left, was unveiled at Old Trafford alongside Louis van Gaal

4:20pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has warned not to expect instant miracles from Angel di Maria.

Liverpool handed Real draw

South Wales Argus: Brendan Rodgers' Liverpool have a glamorous return to Champions League action

6:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Liverpool will have a glamorous return to the Champions League after being drawn against holders Real Madrid in the group stage.

Hockaday shown door by Leeds

South Wales Argus: David Hockaday lasted just six games in charge at Leeds United

7:35pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Leeds' experiment with David Hockaday ended after just six games on Thursday as owner Massimo Cellino sacked his head coach.

Spurs ease into group stages

South Wales Argus: Harry Kane, left, scores Spurs' first goal, on what was an eventful night for him

10:13pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Mauricio Pochettino's perfect start to life at the Tottenham helm continued on Thursday evening as they booked their place in the Europa League group stage by brushing aside AEL Limassol 3-0 at White Hart Lane.

Euro woe for Hull

South Wales Argus: Robbie Brady, second from left, scores Hull's second goal from the penalty spot

10:13pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Hull's first Europa League campaign ended in disappointment at the play-off stage after a vital away goal for Lokeren saw the Belgian side through at the KC Stadium.

Hodgson has no concerns over Rooney

South Wales Argus: Roy Hodgson is happy for Wayne Rooney, pictured, to put his bad-boy image behind him

11:36pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Roy Hodgson insists Wayne Rooney's bad-boy days are behind him, but the England manager has told the striker he is not bulletproof despite his appointment as captain.

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