Leinster made it four straight wins in all competitions with a bonus point success against injury-hit Edinburgh at the RDS.
Nikola Matawalu scored the only try of the match as in-form Glasgow claimed a hard-fought 17-9 Guinness PRO12 victory over Treviso.
EUROPE suffered a disastrous attack of nerves on the 18th greens to blow a glorious chance of first blood in the Ryder Cup.
RUGBY chiefs have signed an agreement to turn an Aberdeen park into a training academy for promising youngsters, the Evening Express can reveal today.
STONEYWOOD-DYCE captain Michael Leask has today been urged to grab his opportunity as he made a surprise debut for English side Northants.
THE combination of a strenuous sport and a well placed photographer has lead to some incredible expressions being captured on camera during the Commonwealth Games wrestling events. Pictures by Press Association
AN ABERDEEN wrestler has won a bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow today. Competing for Scotland, Viorel Etko beat Canada’s David Tremblay in the 61kg event at the SECC. The Romanian-born werstler lives in Oldmeldrum and is a coach in Aberdeen.
AN IMAGINATIVE North-east family have dreamed up their very own Commonwealth Games from the comfort of their own home.
Usain Bolt today described claims that he said the Glasgow 2014 Games were “a bit s***” as “nonsense”.
JEN McIntosh won a landmark silver medal for Scotland in the women’s rifle three positions.
ABERDEEN'S Jen McIntosh was unable to retain her Commonwealth title in the women's 50m rifle prone but she did earn Scotland a third shooting medal with a bronze.
ABERDEEN'S defending Commonwealth shooting champion today sensationally lost his title at the qualifying stage.
Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo captured the chequered flag for the second time this season at the end of an astonishing Hungarian Grand Prix.
ABERDEEN'S Neil Fachie and pilot Craig MacLean have won Commonwealth Games gold for Scotland in the men’s 1,000 metres time trial B2 tandem.
Inverurie’s Hannah Miley secured a gold medal in the women’s 400m Individual Medley tonight, in a Commonwealth Record time of 4.31.76.
INVERURIE'S Hannah Miley has started the Commonwealth Games with a bang by setting a new Games record in her very first race.
Formula One will return to Mexico for the first time in 23 years after it was announced the Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez will be included on the 2015 calendar.
Kimi Raikkonen’s future at Ferrari would appear to be safe in the wake of team principal Marco Mattiacci’s glowing reference.
A FORMULA 1-style racing car built by Aberdeen students will go head-to-head against hundreds of others at the world-famous Silverstone racing circuit this Saturday.
AN ABERDEEN dodgeball team is making the trip to Birmingham to play in the UK National Championships.
ANDY Murray is through to the last 16 following a convincing victory over Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut. The Scot beat the world number 23 in straight sets, 6-2 6-3 6-2 to advance to the next round where he will face South African Kevin Anderson.
USA captain Tom Watson has revealed he will be monitoring potential Ryder Cup stars at Royal Aberdeen to see how they cope with pressure and Scottish courses.
ANDY Murray began the defence of his Wimbledon title with a standing ovation and left Centre Court to another one after a straightforward first-round win over David Goffin.
Michael Schumacher is no longer in a coma and has left the hospital in Grenoble where he had been receiving treatment after being involved in a skiing accident last year.
FIVE North-east athletes were today confirmed for Team Scotland to compete in the Glasgow Commonwealth Games.
ABERDEEN’S David Florence won a gold medal at the canoe slalom World Cup at Lee Valley in London.
THOUSANDS of darts fans packed the AECC last night as the PDC Premier League tour came to Aberdeen. You can buy all the pictures on our website.
SCOTLAND’S Peter Wright today said he was devastated not to produce a Premier League victory for his adoring Aberdeen fans.
RGU powered to victory beating rivals Aberdeen University by two lengths in the 2014 Boat Race.