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  • Pistorius bail decision expected in S. African court

    2013-02-22 10:01

    A judge is likely to decide on Friday whether to grant bail to Oscar Pistorius, with prosecutors arguing he is a cold-blooded killer and his own lawyers that he is far too famous to have any chance of fleeing prosecution.

  • Barcelona strangled by MILAN in shock defeat

    2013-02-21 11:10

    A hotly-protested goal by Kevin-Prince Boateng set AC Milan on their way to a shock 2-0 win over Champions League favourites Barcelona in their last-16 first-leg tie on Wednesday.

  • Underwater ice hockey Championships

    2013-02-20 17:27

    Underwater ice hockey is played upside-down underneath the ice of frozen lakes with a floating puck by teams of two apnea divers in wetsuits and flippers.

  • Bayern in charge after win over Arsenal

    2013-02-20 15:47

    Bayern Munich seized control of their Champions League last 16 tie against Arsenal as goals from Toni Kroos, Thomas Mueller and Mario Mandzukic earned the German giants an emphatic 3-1 first leg win at the Emirates on Tuesday.

  • AFC to elect new leader in May congress

    2013-02-04 14:53

    The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) will elect a new president at an extraordinary congress in May, the regional body said on Thursday, almost 18 months after former head Mohammed Bin Hammam was first suspended by FIFA.

  • High hopes for Drogba and Sneijder

    2013-02-20 14:33

    Galatasaray will be fired up by the arrival of Didier Drogba, last year's Champions League hero, and Dutch playmaker Wesley Sneijder when they host struggling Schalke 04 on Wednesday.

  • FIFA confirms goal-line technology

    2013-02-20 13:42

    Goal-line technology will be used at the 2014 World Cup and two more systems could be considered in addition to the existing pair, soccer's world governing body FIFA said on Tuesday.

  • Pistorius said he shot girlfriend by mistake

    2013-02-20 11:01

    "Blade Runner" Oscar Pistorius put on his artificial legs and walked across his bedroom before firing four shots through a locked toilet door, killing his cowering girlfriend in cold blood, prosecutors said on Tuesday.

  • Lakers' owner Jerry Buss dies at 80

    2013-02-19 17:59

    Los Angeles Lakers owner Jerry Buss died of cancer at age 80 on Monday.

  • 'Blade Runner' back in court for bail hearing

    2013-02-19 16:23

    "Blade Runner" Oscar Pistorius, the South African double amputee who became one of the biggest names in world athletics, is due in court for a second time on Tuesday to apply for bail after being charged with murdering his girlfriend.

  • Football penalties 'too soft'

    2013-02-19 07:47

    CFA bans 33 people for life, fines clubs, but no team is relegated

  • Shenhua to file appeal against Drogba

    2013-02-18 17:56

    Shanghai Shenhua is ready to file counter charge to world soccer's governing body, FIFA, against estranged player Didier Drogba and is "99 percent sure" it will win the dispute.

  • Group a building block for Africa

    An unusually heavy downpour hit Durban for two days before the BRICS summit's debut on African soil, but interest for a better platform for emerging markets were still sparked at the summit.