Like the country, US presidential debate turns into argument and recrimination

Whether who won the debate will have any effect on independent and undecided voters, will only be clear after wider polls.PHOTO: AFP

CLEVELAND - Challenger Joe Biden put up a better-than-expected show in Cleveland on Tuesday (Sept 29) night in the first of three head-to-head presidential debates with President Donald Trump.

Mr Biden, 77, put Mr Trump, 74, on the defensive and laid to rest doubts as to his own stamina.

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