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  • Young excels but Mkhitaryan poor again as Man United beat Tottenham

    October 28, 2017 1:39 PM 85

    Manchester United, 1-0 winners over Tottenham on Saturday, got the victory in the big game that many said they needed. It allowed them to keep pace in the Premier League with Manchester City and to recover from two poor results against Huddersfield Town and Liverpool. The win, coming after a late strike from Anthony Martial had provided the game with its only goal, was a little

  • Tottenham miss Kane as Anthony Martial claims big win for Mourinho

    October 28, 2017 1:39 PM 94

    MANCHESTER, England -- Three thoughts on Manchester United 1-0 Tottenham in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon. Tottenham suffered in the absence of the injured Harry Kane as Manchester United edged a tight contest at Old Trafford with Anthony Martial's late strike for Jose Mourinho's team. Martial, a second half replacement for Marcus Rashford

  • NZ govt urges pay equality for rugby women

    October 28, 2017 10:05 AM 116

    Wellington - New Zealand's new government has moved swiftly to target pay equality in rugby union, criticising the salary gap between top men and women players in the country's most popular pastime. Pay parity was a campaign policy of the Labour Party, which formed a three-way coalition government just days ago, and sports minister Grant Robertson on Saturday

  • Latibeaudiere: We believe we can win it

    October 28, 2017 8:45 AM 111

    FEELING CONFIDENT: Joel Latibeaudiere and the England U17s are hoping to make history. There is squad-wide belief that they can lift the trophy according to Manchester City centre-half, Joel Latibeaudiere. The 17-year-old is the Young Lions’ vice-captain, but has led the team out on several occasions, including in the impressive 3-1 win over Brazil in the semi-final

  • Woman threatens to dump KPL player over rough bedroom marathon

    October 28, 2017 7:35 AM 86

    A woman has threatening to dump a top Kenya Premier League player over what she has described as repeated rough lungula exercise. The woman who has been in a come-we-stay relationship with the player confided in her close pals over the bedroom ordeal she has gone through in the hands of her boyfriend. “She always comes to us for massage after every lungula

  • Visa hitch forces Kenya out of SA Sevens event

    October 27, 2017 7:53 PM 82

    Nairobi - Kenya's sevens national team will not take part in an international tournament in Stellenbosch, South Africa this weekend after their travel plans hit a visa snag on Friday, officials said. Kenya were expected to be one of three top teams, alongside hosts South Africa, to compete in the two-day tournament which acts as a build-up for the upcoming

  • Read about the lesbian rugby team formed to spread awareness and fight discrimination

    October 27, 2017 3:52 PM 76

    A group of lesbian women in Cape Town, South Africa have formed an all-lesbian rugby team to spread awareness about gay rights and fight discrimination. One of the team's founders is Xoliswa Jubeju, who also doubles up as the captain. They named their team Khayelitsha Cats because they are based in Khayelitsha township. In an interview with the BBC, she said many gay and lesbian

  • Footballer makes football debut with Prosthetic arm

    October 27, 2017 2:56 AM 82

    A Romanian footballer made his professional debut on Tuesday night, 10 years on from losing his hand in a tragic accident. Cosmin Lambru came off the bench in the 81st minute of Petrloul Ploiesti's cup clash at home to Mioveni, which the visitors won 4-3 on penalties, realising his dream of playing professionally a decade on from being hit by a truck

  • Monaco striker Falcao suffers thigh injury

    October 26, 2017 1:35 PM 310

    Monaco captain and top-scorer Radamel Falcao will miss Saturday’s Ligue 1 clash at Bordeaux with a thigh injury, coach Leonardo Jardim said on Thursday. The Colombian striker leads the way in the Ligue 1 scoring charts with 13 goals in only nine outings this season. The French champions trail league leaders Paris Saint-Germain by four points, but face a crucial

  • Footballer Jamie Insall banned for two years after testing positive for cocaine

    October 26, 2017 9:49 AM 86

    Ex- Hibernian striker Jamie Insall has been banned from all sport for two years after failing a drugs test. After a Scottish League One game playing for East Fife, he tested positive for cocaine. The 25-year-old was on loan from Hibernian, but was released by the Easter Road club after his failed test. According to the Sun, the UK Anti-Doping board rejected