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  • Michael and LeBron go one-on-one ... verbally

    2013-02-18 14:28

    Michael Jordan never played against LeBron James but that has not stopped the two from going one-on-one over how to determine greatness on the basketball court.

  • Pistorius' agent cancels all future races

    2013-02-18 10:59

    Oscar Pistorius' agent has canceled all future races the athlete was contracted to take part in and says his "key focus" is now defending himself against the murder charge.

  • 'Ambassador' just newest job for Yao

    2013-02-18 07:23

    Chinese basketball great set to represent Houton on world stage He may be gone - well, a lot of the time - but Yao Ming is by no means forgotten in Houston, the city where he forged an NBA All-Star career.

  • Int'l wrestling body chief resigns after removal from Olympics

    2013-02-17 01:34

    The head of the international wrestling federation resigned on Saturday in the wake of the International Olympic Committee's decision to drop the sport from the 2020 Summer Games.

  • It's not finished, say coaches

    2013-02-15 11:26

    Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho insisted on Thursday that the Champions League duel with Manchester United, which will probably decide his fate and legacy in Spain, is far from finished.

  • FIFA sanctions players' agent over Gomes transfer

    2013-02-12 10:22

    Brazilian soccer agent Renato de Moura Ricardo has been fined 7,000 Swiss francs by FIFA's Disciplinary Committee after being found guilty of violating the players' agents regulations and the code of professional conduct.

  • Online sale of Sochi Olympics tickets kicks off

    2013-02-12 10:17

    Sales of the tickets for the 2014 Winter Olympics are being sold online via an agency which also operates in the US, Canada, Brazil, Australia and several European countries.

  • Online sale of Sochi Olympics tickets kicks off

    2013-02-12 03:15

    Sales of the tickets for the 2014 Winter Olympics have started.

  • Zeballos surprises Nadal to win Chilean Open

    2013-02-11 09:50

    Argentine Horacio Zeballos sprung a major surprise by beating Rafa Nadal 6-7 (2) 7-6 (6) 6-4 to win the Chilean Open on Sunday and clinch the first title of his career.

  • Austria eliminate Germany at Olympic ice hockey qualification

    2013-02-11 09:44

    Austrian men's ice hockey team secured their berth at the Olympic Winter Games 2014 in Sochi, despite a 3-2 overtime loss to Germany in Bietigheim-Bissingen, Germany, on Sunday.

  • Soccer scandal shows Singapore's dark side

    2013-02-08 15:26

    Singapore has long cultivated a reputation as a clean, safe and regimented place to live and do business in a turbulent region, but the apparently major role of Singaporeans in a global soccer match-fixing scandal shows a seamy underside often out of view.

  • One year countdown to Sochi Winter Games

    2013-02-08 15:26

    With countdown timers unveiled Thursday in eight major cities, Russia officially entered "the final stage" of preparation work for the Sochi Winter Olympic Games.

  • 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.