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Arsenal scrape past ten-man Newcastle

Fabricio Coloccini's own goal gifted Arsenal a scrappy 1-0 win over ten-man Newcastle.

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Bolt wins third gold medal

Usain Bolt capped a memorable world championships by winning a third gold medal as anchor of the Jamaican 4x100m relay team.

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Rain halts play in Colombo

India reached 292 for eight wickets on the second day of the third and final Test against Si Lanka before rain brought an early close to the day's play.

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Rain halts play in Colombo

India reached 292 for eight wickets on the second day of the third and final Test against Si Lanka before rain brought an early close to the d ...

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Let the Games begin

Kevin McCallum says South Africa will host the Commonwealth Games in 2022, and possibly the 2019 Rugby World Cup.

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Quote of the day

"I was not good enough to be coach, but I [won the Tri-Nations and beat the Lions in 2009]. That they forget so easily."

Former Springbok coach Peter de Villiers

Ehrenreich's threat to Saru

Let the Games begin

Chief Sports writer Kevin McCallum says South Africa will host the Commonwealth Games in 2022, and possibly the 2019 Rugby World Cup.

Let the Games begin

Chief Sports writer Kevin McCallum says South Africa will host the Commonwealth Games in 2022, and possibly the 2019 Rugby World Cup.

Fifa suspects freed from house arrest

An Argentine judge released Hugo and Mariano Jinkis from house arrest while he examines a US request for their extradition.

Khan out to produce Pakistani champs

Amir Khan vowed to help Pakistan produce champion pugilists with a network of academies in his family's country of origin.

Disqualified Nibali apologises

Three-time Grand Tour winner Vincenzo Nibali has apologised after he was disqualified from Spain's Vuelta for being towed by his team car.

Bolt wins third gold medal

Usain Bolt capped a memorable world championships by winning a third gold medal as anchor of the Jamaican 4x100m relay team.

Farah stumbles into 5 000m final

Mo Farah regained his balance after almost falling to the track at the world athletics championships to book his spot in the final of the men' ...

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