Sport

Thousands take to Swiss Alps in gruelling Glacier race - 04/22/2010

ZERMATT- Ski-borne mountaineers took to the Swiss Alps overnight Thursday in the legendary Glacier Patrol, a gruelling race of up to 53 kilometres (33 miles) across the snowbound peaks. "We're...

From Shanghai to Boston, sports hit by travel chaos - 04/19/2010

PARIS- Formula One to badminton, football to MotoGP - the travel chaos triggered by the cloud of volcanic ash which has grounded the bulk of Europe's airfleet has hit sporting events around the...

Motorcycling: Antonio Banderas presents new team - 04/05/2010

MADRID- Spanish actor Antonio Banderas on Monday officially unveiled his new Jack&Jones team that will compete in the new Moto2 championship, which will replace the 250cc category this year. "I...

Football: Real back on top as Atletico suffer more derby misery - 03/28/2010

MADRID, Phil Seery- Real Madrid came from behind to defeat neighbours Atletico 3-2 in an enthralling derby at the Santiago Bernabeu on Sunday and nudge Barcelona off the top of the La Liga table....

RugbyU: Contepomi leads Toulon to crucial win - 03/26/2010

PARIS- Argentina superstar Felipe Contepomi scored all of his team's points as Toulon edged Bourgoin 13-9 on Friday to snatch pole position in the French Top 14. With teammate and fly-half rival...

Paralympics: Vancouver hopes to become top accessibility city - 03/17/2010

VANCOUVER, Deborah Jones - Civic leaders hope the 2010 Paralympics will make Vancouver a world leader in disabled accessibility, but experts are divided on whether the games help regular disabled...

Football: South Africa celebrates 100 day countdown to World Cup - 03/02/2010

DURBAN, Marine Veith- Schoolchildren will ditch their uniforms for football jerseys, while dancers will take to the streets on Tuesday as South Africa celebrates the 100-day countdown to the World...

Athletics: US relay medallist Cox suspended for doping - 01/30/2010

COLORADO SPRINGS - Crystal Cox, a member of the victorious US 4x400m women's relay squad at the 2004 Athens Olympics, has accepted a four-year ban after admitting doping from late 2001 through 2004....

NBA: Rondo, defense power Celtics over Magic - 12/26/2009

ORLANDO- Rajon Rondo scored 17 points, grabbed 13 rebounds and passed out eight assists while Boston's defense kept Orlando to a season-low for points in an 86-77 NBA victory Thursday. But a...

RugbyU: Munster edge Perpignan in titanic struggle - 12/12/2009

PARIS - Munster noved four points clear at the top of their pool with a gutsy 24-23 Group 1 win over French champions Perpignan at Thonond Park on Friday. The French looked to have snatched the...
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