Rose inspires with flawless 65

Braintree and Witham Times: Justin Rose trails by just one shot in Ohio (AP)

11:47pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Justin Rose gave himself a belated birthday present with a brilliant opening round in the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational in Akron on Thursday.

Wonder Whitlock wins third gold

Braintree and Witham Times: Max Whitlock is enjoying a dream Commonwealth Games

3:32pm Thursday 31st July 2014

England's Max Whitlock won his third gold of the Commonwealth Games as he was crowned men's floor champion at the SSE Hydro on Thursday.

Cook savours win but remains calm

Braintree and Witham Times: Alastair Cook felt the whole England team contributed to the third Test win over India

4:58pm Thursday 31st July 2014

England's celebrations were deserved yet muted after they at last broke their long winless streak against India at the Ageas Bowl.

Martinez: Big fee won't affect Rom

Braintree and Witham Times: Romelu Lukaku signed a five-year contract with the Toffees on Wednesday night

4:32pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Everton may have smashed their transfer record to sign striker Romelu Lukaku but manager Roberto Martinez insists the fee is irrelevant if the player fulfils his potential.

Hull held in Slovakia

Braintree and Witham Times: Tom Huddlestone missed a penalty for Hull

8:11pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Hull had to settle for a goalless draw on their competitive European debut as Tom Huddlestone missed a penalty and a point-blank follow-up against Slovakia's AS Trencin.

Jenkinson joins Hammers on loan

Braintree and Witham Times: Carl Jenkinson has joined West Ham on loan

9:28pm Thursday 31st July 2014

West Ham have signed Arsenal defender Carl Jenkinson on a season-long loan.

Child savours special silver

Braintree and Witham Times: Scotland's Eilidh Child celebrates her silver medal in the Women's 400m hurdles

10:29pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Eilidh Child hailed one of the greatest days of her life as the poster girl of the Commonwealth Games landed silver in the 400 metres hurdles.

Gelling claims hat-trick in win

Braintree and Witham Times: Anthony Gelling scored a hat-trick for Wigan

10:31pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Cook Island international Anthony Gelling overshadowed the eagerly-awaited return of Joel Tomkins by scoring his first hat-trick of tries in Super League to help Wigan to a 45-4 rout of Salford.

Weirwolf roars back to gold glory

Braintree and Witham Times: David Weir enjoyed yet more success on British soil

10:32pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Six-time Paralympic champion David Weir postponed retirement to compete at the Commonwealth Games and did not disappoint, winning gold for England in some style.

England level series

Braintree and Witham Times: Moeen Ali took six wickets to help England record victory

1:20pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Moeen Ali and James Anderson led England's surge to a series-levelling 266-run victory with more than two sessions to spare in the third Investec Test against India.

Essential Links


About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree