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Carabao Cup final: Ranking every winner of the Alan Hardaker Trophy since 2000

Kompany was part of the defence that prevented an attacking Liverpool side from scoring more than the one goal they did at Wembley. Fernandinho opened the scoring for Man City but Philippe Coutinho equalised seven minutes from time. City ended up winning the resultant penalty shootout to claim victory in the tie. Kompany did little to suggest he was a worthy winner of the Alan Hardaker Trophy, though the final was a generally poor one. Saturday, February 24, 2018 Click here to stream Arsenal v Manchester City in the Carabao…

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Celebrity Big Brother: Drag queen Courtney Act crowned winner

Drag queen Courtney Act has been crowned winner of Celebrity Big Brother. The RuPaul’s Drag Race star was the huge favourite going into the final and beat rival Ann Widdecombe into second place. Courtney – real name Shane Janek – said it was “slightly ironic” she had won the “Year of the Woman” themed series. During her time in the house, she’s been praised for the way she’s discussed gender and sexuality. At the start of the live final, Courtney was up against Ann Widdecombe, Jess Impiazzi, Wayne Sleep and…

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Star Maker country music winner Brad Cox recalls plight of Dolly Everett's family

He doesn’t have the same meticulously coiffed bouffant as Keith Urban nor the black leather muscle shirts and giant cowboy hats of Lee Kernaghan but, on a steamy Sunday night in Tamworth, Brad Cox took his first steps on the same road that led them to country music stardom, and brought 4000 people close to tears in the process. Wearing his trademark trucker’s cap and one of his “good shirts”, Cox, 22, from Jindabyne, used his victory speech at the 39th Toyota Star Maker talent quest to mention the plight…

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Sigrid: Sound of 2018 winner scores her first UK chart hit

Norwegian pop star Sigrid has made her debut in the UK top 40, a week after winning BBC Music’s Sound of 2018. The 21-year-old’s latest single Strangers jumped 68 places, from 94 to 26, the Official Chart Company said. The song could rise higher next week, following Sigrid’s performance on Graham Norton’s chat show on Friday. At the top of the charts, Ed Sheeran’s Perfect was dethroned after six weeks. Eminem’s River, which also features vocals from Sheeran, took its place. Its the rapper’s ninth UK number one, a run…

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