Today's players putting glamour before titles, says 1960s tennis star Ann Haydon-Jones By Simon Cable PUBLISHED: 00:39 GMT, 26 March 2013 | UPDATED: 00:42 GMT, 26 March 2013 She won seven Grand Slam titles and was once number two in the world. So Ann Haydon-Jones is more than qualified to give her verdict on today’s tennis stars – and she’s not too impressed.
Cricket star Tom Maynard had taken cocaine and ecstasy and was 4x drink-drive limit when he was killed by train while fleeing policeInquest hears it is not known if he was killed by impact or electrocutionThe cricket star took drugs before trying to drive, jury toldFled after officers pulled him over in Wimbledon last year Surrey batsman was found dead on tracks at nearby Wimbledon Park Was trying to see his girlfriend when police spotted him Inquest heard he suffered burns consistent with injuries from live tracksTrain driver: 'He didn't look like he had fallen, but laid down'Girlfriend and England cricket players arrived at inquest this morning , had played a T20 game for Surrey against Kent the day before his death and went out drinking afterwards. Teammates: Surrey's Gareth Batty (left) arrives at the inquest this morning into the death of Surrey cricketer Tom Maynard (right), who died after he was hit by a London Underground train last June Memorial: Tributes left to the cricketer behind the pavilion at The Oval, following his death in June last year 'He left the pub with his two flatmates, who were also his teammates, and went home where they continued drinking', said Mr Goddard.
All England Club courts Kate: Duchess of Cambridge accepts honorary membership at Wimbledon Many believe the Duchess is being lined up to be the Duke of Kent's successor as All England Club president , has been a regular at the Royal Box in Centre Court in the past few years ” class=”blkBorder” /> Tennis fan: The Duchess of Cambridge, pictured with Prince William at Wimbledon in 2012, has been a regular at the Royal Box in Centre Court in the past few years Kate and William were court side for Andy Murray's London 2012 quarterfinal match held at Wimbledon where they did a Mexican wave Last summer Kate was a regular at the tennis, cheering on Andy Murray all the way to the final. Though he lost out to Roger Federer, she was back the following month to watch the Scot get his revenge in the Olympic final. Some will see her decision to accept the offer — U.S
'Royalbaby' gets 1,000 tribute tweets per SECOND! Unborn baby even gets its own Twitter account as world welcomes Wills and Kate news David Cameron first to tweet and says they 'will make wonderful parents'Ed Miliband follows saying: 'The whole country will be thrilled'President Obama offered his family's congratulations at White House briefingBaby has its own Twitter account and gets 500 followers in five minutesLord Sugar and Richard Branson also ecstatic about the first bornKim Kardashian leads celebrity charge with 'awww so cute!' messageBoris Becker posts picture of himself giving thumbs up to news from India | UPDATED: 11:51 GMT, 4 December 2012 Within moments of the announcement that Catherine is pregnant more than 1,000 congratulatory tweets a second were being posted across the world under the hashtag #royalbaby. The Prime Minister tweeted that the Duke and Duchess would make ‘wonderful parents’, while BBC business editor Robert Peston complained in jest of his report on tax avoidance being ‘bumped off the top of every news programme’, adding: ‘Is there other news’ There were also congratulations from celebrities Sir Richard Branson, TV presenter Vernon Kay, Cheryl Cole, David Walliams, Kim Kardashian and tennis legend Boris Becker, who uploaded a picture of himself with his thumbs up. The hashtag #NameALegend and Prince William and Kate Middleton were trending within minutes of the news breaking and a Twitter account with the name @IAmRoyalBaby had 500 followers in under five minutes
Exclusive London golf club in turmoil as members accuse their champ of cheating Top player at Wimbledon Park Golf Club accused of using foul language and cheating | UPDATED: 00:21 GMT, 3 December 2012 Established under the reign of Queen Victoria, Wimbledon Park Golf Club has hosted some of the finest players the sport has ever created.
What are they thinking Our bodies, not faces, reveal the truth about how we feel | UPDATED: 07:44 GMT, 30 November 2012 If you find it hard to read someone’s emotions, the problem may be that you are staring them in the face. Research suggests that it is a person’s body that gives away what they are thinking, not their expression. When men and women were given photos of individuals and asked to judge the emotion shown, they did badly when just given head and shoulders shots.