RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Brazil's largest-ever corruption scandal threatens to slow down preparations for the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro next year as it...
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Organisers of Almaty's unsuccessful bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympics vowed to push ahead with their ambitious plan to turn their city...
Liam Gill has been rewarded for an excellent Super Rugby season with the Queensland by winning the Stan Pilecki Medal.

Ferocious Tigers stun Hawks in AFL

A fired-up Richmond have scored a stunning 18-point win over AFL flag favourites Hawthorn in a finals-like encounter at the MCG.
BIRMINGHAM (Reuters) - Australia's tail wagged on the third morning of the third test to frustrate England's push for victory and a 2-1 Ashes series lead on Friday.
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - The choice of Beijing as host of the 2022 Winter Olympics over Kazakhstan's Almaty was a solid vote for the tried and tested, and the...
Jared Waerea-Hargreaves has starred in the Roosters dramatic 38-28 NRL win over Canterbury at Allianz Stadium.
LONDON (Reuters) - Arsenal forward Theo Walcott and Spanish midfielder Santi Cazorla have signed new contracts with the Gunners, the Premier League club said on...
The Wests Tigers have broken their run of five NRL losses with an upset 34-16 win over Melbourne at Leichhardt Oval on Friday.
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Beijing was chosen by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to host the 2022 Winter Olympics on Friday, becoming the first city to be...

Anderson to miss fourth Test

Jimmy Anderson has been ruled out of the fourth Ashes Test at Trent Bridge after suffering a side strain at Edgbaston.
Olympic champion Nathan Adrian reckons the withdrawal of Australia's dual world champion James Magnussen has ensured a wide open 100m freestyle field.

Anderson to miss Fourth Ashes Test

Jimmy Anderson will miss the fourth Test at Trent Bridge after being diagnosed with a side strain by the England medical staff.
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Lausanne, the Swiss city where the International Olympic Committee (IOC) is based, was on Friday chosen by the IOC as the host of the...
The Aussie men's water polo team have pushed world No.1 Serbia before losing 10-9 in their final group-stage match at the world titles in Russia.
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