Pistorius cannot compete until 2019, says Paralympic Committee

Oscar Pistorius will be ineligible to compete during his five-year prison sentence, the International Paralympic Committee has said.The double-amputee South African runner, who has won six Paralympic gold medals, was given a five-year jail term for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.Although...

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Tarpischev apologises for Williams sisters slur

Russian Tennis Federation president Shamil Tarpischev has been forced to publicly apologise for his slur against the Williams sisters, Serena and Venus.The International Tennis Federation came under fire from Martina Navratilova on Monday for failing to act after Tarpischev described...

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Taarabt hits back at Redknapp

QPR forward Adel Taarabt has hit back at manager Harry Redknapp over claims that he is overweight and unfit to...

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Experts to assist fan ownership

The British government is to set up a group of experts aimed at making it easier for fans to run...

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McIlroy to take break from golf to fight legal case worth millions

World number one Rory McIlroy faces a break from the sport as a Dublin courtroom is poised to take centre...

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United force draw with the Baggies

West Brom 2 Man Utd 2Daley Blind rescued a late point for Manchester United as they were held to a...

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Celtic keeper attacked in the street

Celtic player Lukasz Zaluska has been attacked in the street.The goalkeeper was targeted in Ashton Lane in Glasgow's west end...

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Colm O’Rourke stirs up hornets’ nest with article on GPA

Colm O'Rourke's article about the Gaelic Players Association in the Sunday Independent yesterday has provoked a storm of online reaction,...

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Mourinho vents fury over Costa

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho is furious at Spain boss Vicente del Bosque after believing Diego Costa's hamstring problem was exacerbated...

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Barcelona remain focused on Ajax

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique insists his team's focus is solely on Tuesday night's Champions League meeting against Ajax, with all...

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Birmingham part company with Clark

Birmingham have parted company with manager Lee Clark following a poor start to the Sky Bet Championship season.The Blues are...

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Mourinho blasts national managers who ‘simply don’t care’

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has spoken of his simmering discontent with uncommunicative national team managers over the treatment of his...

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Footballer dies from goal celebration injury

An Indian footballer has died five days after sustaining a serious injury while celebrating a goal. 23-year-old Peter Biaksangzuala played...

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Give Balotelli time, urges Rodgers

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has admitted summer signing Mario Balotelli will never match Luis Suarez's Anfield impact.Rodgers backed the Italy...

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Sunderland keeper wants refund for fans

Sunderland goalkeeper Vito Mannone wants a refund for fans of the club who made the 650-mile round trip to see...

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Bale doubtful for Liverpool game

Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale is battling for fitness ahead of Wednesday's Champions League match at Liverpool after the club...

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Xabi Alonso’s first goal for Bayern Munich was a beauty

Xabi Alonso and his team-mates left the Bremen defence baffled with the cheeky but perfectly executed free-kick at the weekend....

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Messi refuses to be substituted

Lionel Messi left Barcelona manager Luis Enrique looking foolish on Saturday when he ignored a request to come off during...

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Cian Healy got in hot water with Munster fans at the weekend

The Leinster-Munster rivalry is alive and well, as Cian Healy discovered when he sent this tweet after Munster's last-gasp win...

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Ancelotti open to Premier League return

Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti has revealed he would like to return to the Premier League should he leave the...

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