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Murray can turn jeers to cheers

Of all the tennis nations who contest the Davis Cup, none attracts the same scorn and fascination as Great Britain.

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Tyson lost 38kg during training

Tyson Fury was livid when his title challenge to Wladimir Klitschko was postponed, but he is now grateful for the delay.

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SA lose Test after batting collapse

SA crashed to a first away series defeat in nine years as they lost the third Test against India by 124 runs.

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More Cape Town Sevens tickets

The South African Rugby Union expect additional tickets for the sold-out Cape Town Sevens to be made available for the December tournament.

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Horror bombings: Sport targeted

Chief Sports writer Kevin McCallum reflects on the horrific events in Paris over the weekend.

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Quote of the day

‘Sometimes I have a horrible time because I am too arrogant, I say things how they are. It’s the most difficult way but you shall survive.

Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal

I get paid lots to delegate - LVG

Joy, pain, and giving in a quirky Swe ...

Chief Sports writer Kevin McCallum reflects on this year’s Coronation Double Century race, having just managed to finish the damn thing. ...

Tighe leads Australian Open

Unheralded local Lincoln Tighe upstaged a field including world number one Jordan Spieth on the opening round of the Australian Open.

Big boost for African cycling

Team Dimension Data – formerly known as MTN-Qhubeka – has been granted an all areas pass to the top echelon of international cycli ...

No timescale on Russia return - Coe

The question of if Russia will take part in the 2016 Olympics, was no clearer after IAAF boss Sebastian Coe’s press conference.

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