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Pacquiao’s plea to save drug mule

Manny Pacquiao has added his voice to growing calls for Indonesia to spare a Filipino mother from execution.

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De Jongh’s chance to force Heyneke’s hand

Heyneke Meyer leaves the door ajar for Juan de Jongh after the Stormers centre was included in two Bok training camps.

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Leicester will survive drop - Jose

Chelsea will take another big step towards the Premier League title if they win at relegation-threatened Leicester City.

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Pakistan counting on seniors to bounc ...

With Misbah-ul-Haq returning to take over the captaincy, a beleaguered Pakistan will hope to bounce back from their “lowest point” ...

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Let's celebrate freedom, but not Floyd Mayweather

Chief Sport writer Kevin McCallum takes issue with Floyd Mayweather's domestic violence past

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"Why don't the Newcastle players start taking some responsibility? Because right now they are an embarrassment"

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Shearer fears relegation for Newcastle

Nishikori retains Barcelona Open titl ...

Kei Nishikori was crowned Barcelona Open champion for the second consecutive year after a hard-fought victory over surprise finalist Pablo And ...

Rose wins Zurich Classic

Justin Rose held off a string of challengers with a clutch birdie-birdie finish to win the weather-disrupted Zurich Classic of New Orleans.

Astana retain elite licence

Tour de France champion Vincenzo Nibali can ride in this year's race after his Astana team kept their world tour licence despite a string of ...

Bolt slams Gay deal

Usain Bolt has criticised the deal under which fellow sprinter Tyson Gay was given a reduced ban of only one year after failing three drugs te ...

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