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  • Who will replace Andre Villas-Boas?

    17 December 2013 5:45 PM 21

    As the recent news unveils, the sacking of André Villas-Boas is of no surprise to any loyal Football fan. The string of poor results following the 6-0 thrashing at the Etihad lead for Daniel Levy to step in and make a final decision to axe the Portuguese manager. Even though AVB had the best win percentage (53.7%) of any Tottenham manager in the last 22 years

  • Motorsport: New calling for Hartley

    17 December 2013 6:03 AM 14

    The young Kiwi has signed with Porsche for next year's world endurance championship, which includes the famous Le Mans 24 hour race. Hartley has spent time as a Formula One test driver, but believes this will be a step up in his career. "You've got 200 employees by Porsche that are developing this amazing car, and you are the final piece that has to drive

  • Gibson says Windies team 'not able to stand' against Kiwis in Test series

    16 December 2013 2:42 AM 11

    Sydney, Dec 16 (ANI): West Indies head coach Ottis Gibson has said that his team is not able to stand up to what the New Zealand team is offering in their Test series at the Kiwis' home and that was really disappointing for him. According to the Sydney Morning Herald, Gibson said that the tourists' changing shed wasn't a pleasant environment immediately

  • Shotput: Adams unsure if she can defend title

    15 December 2013 10:56 PM 16

    UPDATE 5:36pm: Valerie Adams remains unsure whether she'll be able to defend her world indoor shot put title next year. The Olympic champion has started a two-month training programme in New Zealand, three months after having knee and ankle surgeries. Adams says she hopes to resume throwing this week, but it will be some time before she'll be back to 100 per cent. "I won't

  • Seven-point guide to PDC Darts World Championship

    13 December 2013 11:26 PM 19

    The PDC World Darts Championship starts on Friday 13 December, with Phil Taylor looking to defend the title and become champion for the 17th time. Ahead of the tournament, BBC Sport asks former world championship semi-finalist turned pundit Chris Mason who's going to win, who to watch and for his views on the increasingly raucous atmosphere. Ha! It's so tough

  • Lydia Ko signs with IMG Golf

    12 December 2013 7:36 PM 29

    Lydia Ko, the 16-year-old golf star who got an exemption to join the LPGA Tour, has signed with IMG Worldwide for management and marketing. Ko, fourth in the Rolex Women's World Golf Rankings, won last week's Swinging Skirts World Ladies Masters. It was her second start as a professional. LPGA rules dictated that a player be 18-years-old to join but Ko's petition

  • NRL: Record sales for NRL Nines

    12 December 2013 7:22 AM 12

    Two months out from the NRL Nines at Eden Park, the event has surpassed New Zealand's record for ticket sales at a rugby league event. 36,000 tickets have been sold for both days of the event, taking ticket revenue over the $3 million mark. Organisers claim it's more than triple the gross ticket revenue collected from any Warriors NRL game or test match

  • Billy Slater has minor surgery on knee

    11 December 2013 11:57 PM 10

    World Cup-winning fullback Billy Slater is expected to be ready for round one of the NRL season after undergoing minor knee surgery. Slater was undergoing a diagnostic arthroscope on his left knee on Thursday following the injury he suffered while playing for Australia at the recent World Cup in the UK. Melbourne club physiotherapist Tony Ayoub said the procedure

  • Rugby: Rennie's men build culture of success

    11 December 2013 6:48 PM 15

    They did it too without Sonny Bill Williams and what seemed to be a revolving door of a midfield, with several combinations tried because of injuries to Richard Kahui and Tim Nanai-Williams. Coach Dave Rennie and his assistants again showed an uncanny knack of getting the best out of every member of their squad. They suffered setbacks - losing at home to the Reds and then the Waratahs

  • Ex-Wallabies half Cordingley joins QR

    11 December 2013 6:27 AM 18

    Former Wallabies halfback Sam Cordingley has returned to where it all began, joining Queensland Rugby as their new operations manager. The former Reds playmaker has been welcomed back from a three year stint at the Melbourne Rebels where he was a 2011 foundation player before joining the Super Rugby club's key staff. Reds head coach Richard Graham said Cordingley