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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....

Boxing: Unbeaten Mayweather makes it official - he's back - 05/02/2009

LAS VEGAS - Unbeaten Floyd Mayweather Jnr made his return to boxing on Saturday, ending a 17-month retirement just hours before his major rivals for boxing's pound-for-pound title meet in the ring....

Baseball: A-Rod steroids use started in school - 05/01/2009

NEW YORK - The reputation of Yankees superstar Alex Rodriguez takes a fresh battering in an upcoming book that claims the slugger possibly used steroids at school and into his Yankees career. The...

Football: Advantage United but only just - 04/30/2009

MANCHESTER, Chris Brereton- Manchester United will take a 1-0 lead into the second leg of their Champions League semi-final with Arsenal after the holders failed to fully capitalise on their...

Football: Triple-top Raul helps Real close Barcelona gap - 04/28/2009

MADRID, Phil Seery - Captain marvel Raul scored a hat-trick as Real Madrid defeated Sevilla 4-2 on Sunday to cut Barcelona's advantage at the top to four points ahead of next Saturday's 'El Clasico'...
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