Sports Archive
  • »Brazil sink feisty Chile to continue winning run

    Mon 30 March / Mar 2015. 09:03 AM
    Roberto Firmino's goal gave Brazil a 1-0 victory over Chile in a feisty friendly at Arsenal’s Emirates Stadium on Sunday, their eighth successive win since last year's disappointing World Cup campaign.
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  • »Serena and Halep advance, Azarenka falls to Pennetta

    Mon 30 March / Mar 2015. 09:02 AM
    World number one Serena Williams comfortably beat 15-year-old CiCi Bellis 6-1 6-1 while Romanian third-seed Simona Halep and Italian Flavia Pennetta also progressed at the Miami Open on Sunday.
  • »Nadal crashes out in Miami, Murray wins

    Mon 30 March / Mar 2015. 09:01 AM
    A struggling and edgy Rafa Nadal crashed out of the Miami Open in the third round on Sunday, losing 6-4 2-6 6-3 to fellow Spaniard Fernando Verdasco.
  • »Analysis - Van Praag could split vote as Africa backs Blatter

    Tue 27 January / Jan 2015. 07:54 PM
    Dutchman Michael Van Praag could split the anti-Sepp Blatter vote in this year's FIFA presidential election with Africa set to back the incumbent Swiss all the way to a fifth term of office.
  • »Kyrgios and tricky wind cannot stop Murray march

    Tue 27 January / Jan 2015. 07:53 PM
    Testing wind conditions could not blunt Andy Murray's clinical win over local hope Nick Kyrgios at the Australian Open on Tuesday as the Briton set up a semi-final with Tomas Berdych with a 6-3 7-6 (5) 6-3 victory.
  • »Farrell's bad luck could be Cipriani's England gain

    Tue 27 January / Jan 2015. 07:52 PM
    Owen Farrell's misfortune could be Danny Cipriani's gain. The prospect of the talented but often troubled flyhalf laying down a marker for England in World Cup year became more realistic on Tuesday when Farrell was ruled out of the entire Six Nations.
  • »Swansea angered by Ivory Coast 'done deal' for Bony

    Wed 14 January / Jan 2015. 06:56 PM
    Swansea City criticised the Ivory Coast Football Federation on Wednesday for saying their striker Wilfried Bony had completed a proposed 28.0 million pounds transfer to Premier League rivals Manchester City.
  • »Staying up is Dortmund's only mission this season - Watzke

    Wed 14 January / Jan 2015. 06:55 PM
    Avoiding relegation is the only thing that matters for Borussia Dortmund despite continuing hopes in the Champions League and German Cup, chief executive Hans-Joachim Watzke said on Wednesday.
  • »Brazilian clubs seeking slice of American pie

    Wed 14 January / Jan 2015. 06:54 PM
    European teams have been making inroads into the U.S. with transfer deals, franchise partnerships and pre-season tours and now Brazilian clubs are seeking a slice of the action on and off the field.
  • »Chelsea's lead is not enough, Drogba warns

    Tue 30 December / Dec 2014. 07:05 PM
    Chelsea will begin 2015 protecting a three-point lead in the Premier League title race but will heed the words of their grand old striker Didier Drogba who warns that it is simply not enough.
  • »Villa fail to overturn Delph ban

    Tue 30 December / Dec 2014. 07:04 PM
    Aston Villa have failed in their bid to overturn midfielder Fabian Delph's three-match ban for serious foul play, the FA said on Tuesday.
  • »Barcelona transfer ban appeal rejected by CAS

    Tue 30 December / Dec 2014. 07:03 PM
    Barcelona's appeal against a FIFA sanction for an alleged breach of rules on the transfer of foreign Under-18 players has been rejected by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), the Spanish club said on Tuesday.
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