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Athletics: Cheruiyot targets fifth Boston Marathon triumph - Preview - 04/19/2009

BOSTON - Kenya's Robert Kipkoech Cheruiyot, the winner in 2003, 2006, 2007 and 2008, will chase a fifth victory in the Boston Marathon on Monday. If he wins, the 30-year-old will become the first...

American football: Ex-NFL star Travis pleads guilty to cocaine trafficking - 04/17/2009

BILLINGS- Ex-NFL running back Travis Henry was facing 10 years behind bars on Thursday after pleading guilty to trafficking cocaine. Henry, 30, was arrested in Denver in October after a cocaine...

Golf: Cabrera claims Masters crown with stunning playoff victory - 04/13/2009

AUGUSTA, Jim Slater - Argentina's Angel Cabrera, who had not cracked the top five in any event in more than a year, won the 73rd Masters on Sunday in a sudden-death playoff with some unlikely help...

Football: I have more lives than a cat, says Kaka - 04/10/2009

ROME, Barnaby Chesterman- Brazilian superstar Kaka pledged his future to AC Milan in an interview published in the Gazzetta dello Sport on Thursday but left the door open to a possible departure....

Olympics: Obama lobbies 2016 Olympics inspectors for Chicago - 04/05/2009

CHICAGO, Mira Oberman - President Barack Obama welcomed the International Olympic Committee to his hometown Saturday as he put the weight of the White House and his international popularity behind...

Cricket: England beat West Indies, clinch ODI series - 04/04/2009

England beat West Indies by 26 runs to win the fifth and final one-day international here on Friday and clinch the series 3-2. Andrew Flintoff grabbed a hat-trick as West Indies, chasing 173 to...

Football: Lippi dismisses Trapattoni's David and Goliath analogy - 04/01/2009

BARI, Barnaby Chesterman - Italy coach Marcello Lippi dismissed Ireland counterpart Giovanni Trapattoni's claims that Wednesday's World Cup qualifier here is a classic David against Goliath...

Money makes the difference in Europe, says Galliani - 03/12/2009

MILAN, (AFP) - AC Milan vice-president Adriano Galliani said on Thursday that English clubs' domination in Europe was down to money. The Milan supremo was speaking a day after Italy's final two...

Formula One: Barrichello fastest in Barcelona testing - 03/12/2009

BARCELONA, March 12, 2009 (AFP) - Brawn GP maintained their impressive performance in testing here this week with Brazilian Rubens Barrichello notching up the fastest time at the Catalunya circuit on...

Motorcycling: Bulgaria to stage MotoGP from 2012 - 03/03/2009

PARIS, February 28, 2009 (AFP) - Bulgaria will host a round of the world MotoGP championship from 2012 in a five-year deal struck between the Bulgarian Motorcycle Federation and Dorna Sports, the...
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