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Australia cruise to comfortable series win14/3/2014 22:14
Australia comfortably chased down a modest target set by South Africa to win the third Twenty20 international by six wickets at SuperSport Park and take the series 2-0 after the first game was washed out.
Pellergrini optimistic on Aguero injury14/3/2014 16:08
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini is hoping Sergio Aguero will be out for only two weeks after the striker injured his hamstring against Barcelona in the Champions League on Wednesday.
White wary of experienced Reds14/3/2014 9:34
Sharks director of rugby Jake White is pleased to have built up a head of steam in the opening weeks of the Super Rugby season and is hoping it continues against the experienced Reds at Kings Park in Durban on Saturday.
SuperSport to share rights to ICC World Twenty2014/3/2014 9:01
SuperSport has signed a sub-licence agreement with the SABC, enabling the public broadcaster to show seven matches of the 2014 ICC World Twenty20, starting in Bangladesh this weekend.
Bale impressed by standard of La Liga13/3/2014 19:56
Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale has lauded the technical standard of La Liga in comparison to the Premier League just six months into his career with the Spanish giants.
Stormers need to be at their best: Burger13/3/2014 15:50
The Chiefs pose a severe threat to the Stormers, says Schalk Burger ahead of the Super Rugby encounter at Waikato Stadium in Hamilton, New Zealand, on Friday.
Boshoff back as Lions pivot13/3/2014 15:39
Lions coach Johan Ackermann says flyhalf Elton Jantjies is still in need of match fitness and has opted to replace him with in-form pivot Marnitz Boshoff for Saturday's Super Rugby match against the Blues at Ellis Park in Johannesburg.
Double V relieved after first win with Pirates13/3/2014 15:31
It was a relief to get a first win under his belt, Orlando Pirates boss Vladimir Vermezovic said after guiding his team to a 1-0 win over Moroka Swallows in Soweto on Wednesday.
Hamilton not buying into the Mercedes hype13/3/2014 11:27
Lewis Hamilton has had little call to hose down expectations since joining Mercedes, but the Briton has been on the front foot to stifle hype ahead of the season-opening Australian Grand Prix after a promising period of testing.
Messi on target as Barcelona kill off City13/3/2014 10:19
Lionel Messi struck to end Manchester City's dreams of a famous comeback as Barcelona beat the English club 2-1 at the Nou Camp on Wednesday to reach the Champions League quarter-finals 4-1 on aggregate.
Jantjies, Combrinck relegated to the bench13/3/2014 10:02
Lions coach Johan Ackermann has opted to move Elton Jantjies and Ruan Combrinck to the replacements' bench ahead of the Lions' Super Rugby clash against the Blues at Ellis Park on Saturday.
Red Bull still not in best shape, says Vettel13/3/2014 9:49
Red Bull will put a "very different" car on the track for the season-opening Australian Grand Prix from the model which disappointed during the last test in Bahrain, reigning champion Sebastian Vettel said on Thursday.
Man City take positives after Barca loss13/3/2014 6:54
Manchester City assistant manager Ruben Cousillas defended the decision to start with one striker against Barcelona on Wednesday after a 2-1 defeat at the Nou Camp sent the Spanish side through to the Champions League quarter-finals.
Vermezovic celebrate first win with Pirates13/3/2014 6:46
Vladimir Vermezovic made the perfect start to his tenure as coach of Orlando Pirates on Wednesday evening, as the Buccaneers edged Soweto neighbours Moroka Swallows 1-0 in a Premiership clash at Dobsonville Stadium in Soweto.