During the late 1500s Scotland believed the devil was at work in the land. Locals talked about his ability to raise storms, kill livestock, and spread deadly illness. Satan sought to undermine human society from within and was recruiting secret agents to do his bidding. Those diabolical actors were witches, and the authorities believed they…

Media playback is not supported on this device The Open 2019: Watch McIlroy’s nightmare start as he quadruple bogeys the firstHalf an hour into his opening round at Royal Portrush and Rory McIlroy had already hit a ball out of bounds, had already cracked Anna from Bangor’s mobile phone screen with his wayward opening tee-shot,…

American Bubba Watson (left) and compatriot JB Holmes putt on fifth, one of Royal Portrush’s most scenic holesThe 148th Open Championship, Royal PortrushDates: 18-21 JulyCoverage: Live text updates and in-play clips on BBC Sport website, with live commentary on BBC Radio 5 live and daily highlights on BBC Two.Full detailsNorthern Ireland’s rugged and spectacular north-east…

5 Apr 2019Indian Premier LeagueBangaloreRoyal Challengers BangaloreFirst innings 205 – for 3 wicketsLIVEKolkataKolkata Knight RidersFirst innings 28 – for 1 wickets (2.1 overs)Kolkata Knight Riders need 178 runs to win from 17.5 oversGot a TV Licence?You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.Find…

28 Mar 2019Indian Premier LeagueBangaloreRoyal Challengers BangaloreFirst innings 0 – for 0 wickets (0.0 overs)LIVEMumbaiMumbai IndiansFirst innings 187 – for 8 wicketsBetween Innings – Royal Challengers Bangalore need 188 runs to win from 20.0 oversRelated Video and AudioGot a TV Licence?You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes…

Rory McIlroy won The Open the last time it was hosted at Hoylake in 2014Royal Liverpool Golf Club will host the Open Championship in 2022.It will be the 13th time the Hoylake venue has hosted the championship, with Rory McIlroy winning on the last occasion it staged the event in 2014.Governing body the R&A said…