Evening Sports Update


It’s understood Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic will be out for the rest of the season.

He picked up a knee injury in last night’s victory over Anderlecht in the Europa League.

Speaking after the match, manager Jose Mourinho said he “wasn’t optimistic” about seeing his top-scorer play again this campaign.


The second day at the Shenzhen Open golf will need to be completed tomorrow – after heavy rain and lightening caused play to be abandoned.

Austria’s Bernd Wiesberger is the clubhouse leader on 12-under – after shooting a second round 65 today.

Wiclow’s Paul Dunne’s two-under into the weekend.

Seamus Power and Graeme McDowell are both back out for their second rounds at the Valero Texas Open on the PGA Tour this evening.

McDowell tees off from four-under at ten-past-six Irish time while Seamus Power is out at level-par at ten-to-eight.


Ding Junhui has established a commanding 6 frames to 2 lead over Liang Wenbo in their all-Chinese clash in the World Snooker Championship’s second-round.

Kyren Wilson is 9-7 up against Stuart Bingham.

Ronnie O’Sullivan leads Shaun Murphy 10- 6

While Mark Allen is 5-3 up on John Higgins