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  • Euro 2020 to be held in 13 cities

    2013-01-28 12:00

    Euro 2020 will be held in 13 cities across the continent and the semifinals and final will be played in the same stadium, UEFA said on Friday.

  • Sibling showdown puts loyalties to test for Harbaugh parents

    2013-01-26 08:22

    Like all caring parents, Jack and Jackie Harbaugh do not play favorites when it comes to their kids, who just happen to be the rival coaches for the upcoming Super Bowl in New Orleans.

  • Wiggins: Watching Armstrong confess was the best feeling

    2013-01-26 08:22

    Tour de France and Olympic time trial champion Bradley Wiggins said he had the "best feeling in the world" and no sympathy for Lance Armstrong after watching the disgraced American confess to years of doping.

  • Denmark eliminates Tunisia from Handball World Championship

    2013-01-21 09:49

    Denmark eliminated Tunisia from the World Handball Championship in Spain after winning its second round match 30-23 on Sunday in Saragossa.

  • Oprah chat with Armstrong draws 3.2m viewers

    2013-01-19 09:15

    Oprah Winfrey's exclusive interview with disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong was watched by some 3.2 million Americans, the second highest audience for her struggling channel OWN, the US cable channel said on Friday.

  • UCI welcomes Armstrong's truth commission offer

    2013-01-18 17:25

    The International Cycling Union (UCI) would welcome Lance Armstrong in a truth and reconciliation commission for the sport following the American's confession that he doped to win his seven Tour de France titles.

  • Armstrong stripped off Olympic bronze medal

    2013-01-18 08:20

    American cyclist Lance Armstrong was stripped of a bronze medal he won at the 2000 Olympic Games by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Thursday.

  • Bayern eyes European dominance with Guardiola at the helm

    2013-01-17 16:33

    Bayern Munich have underlined their desire for European dominance and hunger for the continent's top prize by appointing Pep Guardiola as their coach for the next season.

  • Boxing champ's $120,000 award angers residents

    2013-01-16 13:35

    China's first professional boxing champion Xiong Chaozhong has been awarded 750,000 yuan ($120,400) and a house in his hometown, angering residents who feel the money could have been spent on the poor.

  • China sweep titles in Winter Swimming across Yellow River

    2013-01-13 14:51

    China was the biggest winner in the third International Extreme Race of Winter Swimming across Yellow River concluding in northwest China's Qinghai province on Saturday.

  • Two dead, seven injured at rally

    2013-01-12 12:25

    Two people were killed and seven others were injured in a head-on collision between a Dakar Rally support vehicle and a taxi near Peru's border with Chile, race organizers said on Thursday.

  • Messi keeps title talk off agenda

    2013-01-12 11:52

    Barcelona may be nine points ahead of its nearest rival, Atletico Madrid, but Lionel Messi, who this week won his fourth consecutive Ballon d'Or, is keeping his feet on the ground regarding the title race.

  • 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.