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India Down Bangladesh To Retain Asia Cup

India retained the Asia Cup with a three-wicket win off the last ball against a fighting Bangladesh who were anchored by a maiden hundred from opener Liton Das in Dubai on Friday.India made heavy...

Woods, Reed Set For Ryder Cup Repeat

Tiger Woods and Patrick Reed will renew their rivalry with Europe's star Ryder Cup pairing Tommy Fleetwood and Francesco Molinari in Saturday's morning fourballs as the United States look to recover from a 5-3...

Murray Out As de Minaur Chases Breakthrough Win

Britain's former world number one Andy Murray had his hopes of a second ATP Shenzhen Open title dashed on Friday night as Spanish veteran Fernando Verdasco won their quarter-final clash 6-4, 6-4.Still in the...

Otamendi Returns But Argentina Leave Out Messi Again

Manchester City center-back Nicolas Otamendi was recalled to the Argentina squad on Friday but as expected, Lionel Messi was left out of the group due to play arch-rivals Brazil in Saudi Arabia.After Argentina's disappointing...

Previous Form Means Nothing Against All Blacks – Pumas

Argentina captain Agustin Creevy says his buoyant Pumas team will take little heart from current form when they play New Zealand, reeling from a surprise home defeat to South Africa, in the Rugby Championship...

Springboks Need To Keep Up New Standard – Kolisi

After beating the world champions in their last outing, Siya Kolisi is looking to lead South Africa to another Rugby Championship triumph this Saturday to prove that the side has indeed turned a corner...

Ronaldo Lawyers To Sue Der Spiegel Over ‘Illegal’ Report

Lawyers for Cristiano Ronaldo said on Friday they would sue German magazine Der Spiegel after it published “blatantly illegal” accusations by an American woman who alleges she was raped by the Portuguese soccer star...

Cheetahs Fail To Tame Cardiff

Cheetahs wasted a perfect opportunity to secure a win after Cardiff Blues overturned a 12-point deficit  for the 24-21 victory over the South Africans at the Arms Park.With just 20 minutes remaining the Blues...

Australian rugby’s state of play

Australian rugby is as at one of the lowest points in its long history.The Wallabies world ranking slid down three places to 7th after the19- 23 loss to the Pumas on the 15th of the September...

Kolisi Not Guaranteed WC Captaincy – Erasmus

Siyamthanda Kolisi is the short-odds favourite to lead his country at the 2019 global showpiece in Japan, but in the words of coach Rassie Erasmus: It is too soon to make the call.Erasmus, speaking...

Lacazette gem sinks Everton

Alexandre Lacazette fired Arsenal to a fourth successive Premier League win as the French forward's superb strike inspired a hard-fought 2-0 success against Everton on Sunday.Unai Emery's side rode their luck in the first...

Pogba Not As Selfish As People Think – Deschamps

France manager Didier Deschamps believes the outside world has the wrong image of Paul Pogba, who played a key role in leading Les Bleus to winning the World Cup.At club level the Manchester United...

West Ham Stifle Chelsea

Maurizio Sarri laughed off suggestions that next week's summit meeting with Liverpool is a "must-win" game after seeing Chelsea's 100 percent Premier League record ended by stubborn West Ham in a 0-0 draw on...
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SABC Cannot Be Allowed To Collapse

Media Monitoring Africa says the SABC cannot be allowed to collapse due to the challenges it’s facing.The public broadcaster has come under scrutiny for its planned restricting process that might see thousands of employees...

Pliskova pummels tearful Osaka to win Tokyo crown

Former world number one Karolina Pliskova stunned Japanese tennis sensation Naomi Osaka in straights sets to capture the Pan Pacific Open on Sunday.The fourth seed took just 63 minutes to complete a clinical 6-4,...

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Smith, Warner Ready For Hostile Crowds At World Cup

Australia’s returning duo of Steve Smith and David Warner could face hostility from English crowds during the World Cup but can rely...