Arrested, beaten and seen as a martyr

Arrested, beaten and seen as a martyr

Pro-democracy activist Luc Nkulula, from the Democratic Republic of Congo, died in a fire at his home in June. Nkulula, a fearless campaigner, had to put up with regular beatings and arrests, and his friends suspect the fire was started deliberately – an investigation blamed a faulty solar panel. He helped found La Lucha, a…

England beaten by Croatia at World Cup: ‚It’s the what-ifs that hurt the most’

England beaten by Croatia at World Cup: ‚It’s the what-ifs that hurt the most’

Emotional scenes as England players react to semi-final defeatThe disappointment comes in waves. Mario Mandzukic’s shot ripples the net and the first one hits. You come up for air. Seconds later, looking back up at the screen and those around you and understanding that it is real. That’s wave two. Then comes the realisation of…

Andy Murray beaten by Kyle Edmund in second round at Eastbourne

Andy Murray beaten by Kyle Edmund in second round at Eastbourne

Highlights: Edmund beats Murray at Eastbourne 2018 Nature Valley International on the BBC Venue: Devonshire Park, Eastbourne Dates: 24-30 June Coverage: Watch the women’s tournament live on BBC Two, BBC iPlayer, BBC Red Button, Connected TVs, the BBC Sport website and app. Andy Murray was beaten in straight sets by Kyle Edmund at Eastbourne as…