Golf legend Renee Powell ‘humbled’ by St Andrews University tribute

US golf legend Renee Powell has unveiled a plaque to celebrate the opening of a new student hall of residence in St Andrews named in her honour.

Powell Hall, a five-storey building adjacent to Agnes Blackadder Hall at North Haugh, has 205 rooms and is part of a £70 million investment in student accommodation by the …

Kirsty Gilmour

Kirsty Gilmour upbeat despite quarter final loss

Kirsty Gilmour was upbeat, despite losing out to 2015 world silver medalist Saina Nehwal in the quarter finals of the TOTAL BWF World Championships in Glasgow.

After a year where she battled back from serious injury, the Scot declared herself satisfied with the campaign after losing  21-19 18-21 21-15 in a close battle.

“There’s disappointment, but there’s …

Day 3 at TOTAL BWF World Championships Fist pump from kirsty

Kirsty Gilmour into quarter-finals at World Badminton Championships

Kirsty Gilmour booked her place in the quarter-finals of the TOTAL BWF World Championships with a great display against sixth seed He Bingjiao.

Gilmour wrapped up victory in three games, winning 21-14 15-21 21-16 with an assured performance in front of Her home crowd at the Emirates Arena.

After losing the opening point of the match, Gilmour never …