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Basketball: Lakers return to NBA finals to face the Magic - 06/03/2009

LOS ANGELES, Greg Heakes - Los Angeles and Orlando take centre stage Thursday, with Lakers star Kobe Bryant trying to prove he can win a National Basketball Association title without Shaquille O'Neal...

Yachting: Volvo race changes rules to attract more women - 05/31/2009

GALWAY- Organisers of the Volvo Ocean Race announced Sunday changes to the next edition of the round-the-world yacht race aimed at boosting the number of women who take part. For the first time in...

Cricket: India bank on 'Captain Cool' Dhoni for an encore - 05/30/2009

LONDON, Kuldip Lal - Mahendra Singh Dhoni will relive a pathbreaking moment in his fairytale career when he leads India's defence of the World Twenty20 title in England. Dhoni marshalled India to...

Athletics: Olympic champion Fraser pulls out of New York meeting - 05/28/2009

KINGSTON- Beijing Olympic 100m gold medallist Shelly-Ann Fraser has withdrawn from Saturday's Reebok Grand Prix in New York, the head of her club confirmed Wednesday. "Yes, that is true," Bruce...

Boxing: Valuev v Chagaev clash to decide true champion - 05/26/2009

BERLIN, Ryland James - Russian giant Nikolai Valuev finally gets the chance for the revenge he has craved for two years when he faces Ruslan Chagaev in Helsinki on Saturday to finally settle who is...

Rugby Union: Irish open North American tour by routing Canada - 05/24/2009

VANCOUVER - Barry Murphy, Ian Whitten and Tony Buckley each scored a try and Ian Keatley booted two penalty kicks to give Ireland a 25-6 victory over Canada here on Saturday in an international rugby...

Golf: Donald determined to get back on winning trail - 05/20/2009

WENTWORTH - Luke Donald tees off in the BMW PGA Championship here on Thursday determined to arrest a slump that has led to him being labelled the forgotten man of European golf. Long tipped for...

Basketball: Lakers thump Rockets to advance in NBA playoffs - 05/18/2009

LOS ANGELES- The Los Angeles Lakers silenced their critics Sunday, posting a convincing 89-70 victory over Houston to reach the National Basketball Association Western Conference finals. The...

Basketball: Cavaliers reach conference final by sweeping Hawks - 05/12/2009

ATLANTA- LeBron James scored 17 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat Atlanta 84-74 Monday, completing a second consecutive National Basketball Association playoff sweep to reach the Eastern...

Golf: Shanghai event joins WGC but money won't count on US tour - 05/06/2009

PONTE VEDRA- Shanghai's HSBC Champions event in six months has been designated a World Golf Championships event, but prize money will count only on the European Tour and not on the US PGA Tour....
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