Josh Taylor v Jose Ramirez: How to watch live stream, pay-per-view details, UK start time and fight odds

WBC/WBO champion Jose Ramirez, left, and WBA/IBF champion Josh Taylor shake hands at the Virgin Hotels Resort in Las Vegas, scene of their world title unification fight. Picture: Steve Marcus/Las Vegas Sun via AP The Prestonpans fighter is taking on Mexican-American Jose Ramirez with the aim of becoming the first British boxer to hold all four world titles in a weight division. Taylor, 30, currently holds the IBF and WBA super-lightweight belts while Ramirez is the WBC and WBO champion. Sign up to our daily newsletter The i newsletter cut through the noise The winner will become the undisputed world champion in the 140lb division. Where is the fight, what time does it start and will there be fans there?

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ScotRail: Trains disrupted after tree falls and ‘smashes through front window’

ScotRail services between Dundee and Perth have been disrupted by a fallen tree. The tree fell down on a track between Perth and Dundee causing major disruption to services in the area. One passenger tweeted: “Currently on a train between Perth and Invergowrie going to Dundee. Sign up to our daily newsletter The i newsletter cut through the noise “A tree smashed through the front window. Not heard much information but hoping the driver is okay.” It remains unclear as to whether or not anyone has been injured in the incident. ScotRail confirmed in a statement on Twitter that a tree had fallen on the railway line between Perth and Dundee. A spokesman for the company added that staff are

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Glasgow Warriors prop Tom Lambert signs first pro deal

Tom Lambert impressed in Glasgow Warriors’ Rainbow Cup win over Edinburgh at BT Murrayfield. Picture: Paul Devlin/SNS The 20-year-old has been involved in all three of Glasgow’s recent Rainbow Cup matches and made his first start for the Warriors in the impressive 31-24 win over Edinburgh at BT Murrayfield last weekend. His performance drew praise from head coach Danny Wilson who believes the loosehead has earned his deal. Sign up to our daily newsletter The i newsletter cut through the noise “Tom has really proved himself in recent weeks,” said Wilson. “He’s a good, young prospect who’s been willing to put in the hard work off the pitch throughout the season to develop his game and has earned the opportunities

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‘Atletico Madrid of Scotland’: Ron Gordon talks of his Hibs ambitions and how challenging Rangers and Celtic is something club can target

Applauding the squad’s competitiveness across all competitions and the fact they are already the most successful team since Turnbull’s Tornadoes, the possibility of bettering those domestic achievements against St Johnstone has elevated standards and the US-based entrepreneur says they must not be allowed to drop. Instead, he wants to challenge the Old Firm duopoly and aim for an even higher league finish next term. Sign up to our daily newsletter The i newsletter cut through the noise “I would always say that we should be aiming higher,” Gordon said. “I cannot be in sports and not be looking to move up. This year gives us the confidence that we can compete. But we know that all the clubs are going

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Jeremy Paxman: Broadcaster and presenter has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease

The 71-year-old broadcaster and University Challenge host said he has been receiving “excellent treatment” and that his symptoms are “currently mild”. In a statement to the PA news agency, he said: “I can confirm I have recently been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. I am receiving excellent treatment and my symptoms are currently mild. Sign up to our daily newsletter The i newsletter cut through the noise “I plan to continue broadcasting and writing for as long as they’ll have me and have written about my diagnosis in more detail for the June issue of the marvellous Saga Magazine. Broadcaster and presenter Jeremy Paxman has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease Read More Read More Rangers: No criminality identified following probe into video

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Prince William begins week-long trip to Scotland hours after criticising BBC over Diana interview

William was pictured looking relaxed and smiling during a visit to the home of a lower league football club in Edinburgh, where he spoke to players while sat in the stands and showed off his football skills on the pitch. The future king, who is president of the Football Association, also chatted to footballers from the UK’s four national teams during a video call which featured England star Harry Kane. Sign up to our daily newsletter The i newsletter cut through the noise On Thursday night William took the rare decision to make a televised statement lambasting the BBC after an inquiry found the broadcaster covered up “deceitful behaviour” used by journalist Martin Bashir to secure his 1995 Panorama interview

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Celtic-linked Nuno Espirito Santo to leave Wolves but issues next job denial, Eddie Howe listed among bookies contenders

Wolverhampton Wanderers’ Portuguese head coach Nuno Espirito Santo. (Photo by JASON CAIRNDUFF/POOL/AFP via Getty Images) The Portuguese coach has spent four years at Molineux, leading the West Midlands club from the Championship to the Premier League in his first season and then consecutive top-half finishes plus a run to the Europa League quarter finals in 2019-20. Espirito Santo signed a new contract in September last year but leaves by mutual consent and denies that his departure is linked to any other job. Celtic: Get the latest team news, match previews and reports Celtic: Get the latest team news, match previews and reports Read More Read More Crystal Palace, Eddie Howe, Celtic and the now-moving managerial merry-go-round As well as being

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Scotland’s home Six Nations matches to be shown on BBC in new free-to-air TV deal

Scotland players celebrate after winning the Calcutta Cup at Twickenham in the 2021 Six Nations. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images) The deal will cover the men’s Guinness Six Nations, Women’s Six Nations and Men’s Under-20 tournament. The current contract expired at the end of the 2021 Championship and there were fears that the competition might go to pay-TV. Sign up to our daily newsletter The i newsletter cut through the noise However, it now looks set to remain free to air. A statement from the Six Nations said: “The agreement has a four-year term starting in 2022 and ending after the 2025 Championships. Subject to contract it is envisaged that all three Championships will be shared in the following manner:

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Rangers: No criminality identified following probe into video of players allegedly using sectarian language

A probe was launched on Monday after TikTok footage emerged of players and others singing inside an Ibrox function suite allegedly using offensive language. Rangers declared themselves confident that no criminality had taken place, and said it was “deeply concerning” that the video had been “taken as genuine”. Sign up to our daily newsletter The i newsletter cut through the noise In a statement released on Friday Police Scotland said: “In relation to a video circulating on social media showing Rangers players allegedly using sectarian language on Saturday 15 May, extensive enquiries have been carried out and no criminality has been established.” Police investigated claims that Rangers F.C. players used “sectarian language” during their title celebrations. Read More Read More

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Josh Taylor: The 17 professional fights which took him to the brink of becoming Britain’s first-ever four-belt world champion

The Scot will put his WBA and IBF super lightweight titles on the line against Mexican-American Jose Ramirez, the WBC and WBO champion. Both men are unbeaten so something has to given at the Virgin Hotels resort in Las Vegas in the early hours of Sunday morning. Taylor (17-0, 13KOs) is favourite to beat Ramirez (26-0, 17KOs) and if he does so he would become Scotland’s first undisputed world champion since Ken Buchanan. Here’s how the Prestonpans fighter progressed from Commonwealth Games champion to the brink of boxing history. Josh Taylor pictured in the Lochend gym during his amateur days in 2011. It was here his talent was forged by Terry McCormack who has been in his corner ever since

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