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Otago Daily Times
South Africa name World Cup squadSpringboks coach Heyneke Meyer shakes the hand of captain Jean de Villiers. Pho
South Africa name World Cup squad
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 hours ago
Springboks coach Heyneke Meyer shakes the hand of captain Jean de Villiers. Photo: Reuters. Coach Heyneke Meyer has chosen an experienced group for this year's tournament in England, including nine players from the squad that won the 2007 tournament... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Springboks could be barred from Rugby World CupSouth Africa's Damian de Allende. Photo / AP A South African political party h
Springboks could be barred from Rugby World Cup
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
South Africa's Damian de Allende. Photo / AP A South African political party has taken the South African Rugby Union to court in a move that could see the Springboks miss the Rugby World Cup. The Agency for New Agenda (ANA) party is seeking an... Read more
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iol.co.za
Boshoff kicks Lions into leadBACKPAGEPIXMarnitz Boshoff slotted 21 points as the Golden Lions hammered the P
Boshoff kicks Lions into lead
iol.co.za / Posted 12 hours ago
BACKPAGEPIXMarnitz Boshoff slotted 21 points as the Golden Lions hammered the Pumas 41-11 in Nelspruit on Friday. Gerhard Duraan/BackpagePix Cape Town – The Golden Lions swopped places with the Blue Bulls at the top of the Absa Currie Cup standings... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
SARU transformation 'on track'The Minister of Sport and Recreation, Fikile Mbalula, said the South African Ru
SARU transformation 'on track'
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 15 hours ago
The Minister of Sport and Recreation, Fikile Mbalula, said the South African Rugby Union is "on track" with their transformation goals. The declaration follows in the wake of the Springbok World Cup squad announcement on Friday. The political... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Mbalula calls for full support for the Springboks Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula says transformation in the Springboks cannot h
Mbalula calls for full support for the Springboks
Eye Witness News / Posted 16 hours ago
Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula says transformation in the Springboks cannot happen overnight. Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula. Picture: Marc Leiws/EWN. Heyneke Meyer,Springbok,Sports Minister Fikile... Read more
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iafrica.com
Sharks scrape past KingsThe Sharks had to come from behind to claim a 24-20 victory over the EP Kings i
Sharks scrape past Kings
iafrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Sharks had to come from behind to claim a 24-20 victory over the EP Kings in Port Elizabeth on Saturday. The Kings claimed just a single bonus points for their efforts as the Sharks dominated after half-time to pick up their second win of the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Springboks omissions prove controversialMarcell Coetzee missed out. Photo / Getty Images Under an air of pageantry on
Springboks omissions prove controversial
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Marcell Coetzee missed out. Photo / Getty Images Under an air of pageantry on a night that threatened to turn stormy in Durban, 30 Springboks were selected to represent their country in England for the World Cup. It was a squad of 31, but they are... Read more
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Super Sport
Sharks complete Kings double The Cell C Sharks claimed the double over the EP Kings when they edged to a 2
Sharks complete Kings double
Super Sport / Posted yesterday
The Cell C Sharks claimed the double over the EP Kings when they edged to a 24-20 (halftime 7-13) victory in their Absa Currie Cup rugby fixture at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth on Saturday. The Sharks... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Mbalula says happy with Bok squad Mbalula says the World Cup Bok squad has his support as they travel to London
Mbalula says happy with Bok squad
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
Mbalula says the World Cup Bok squad has his support as they travel to London for the tournament. The Springbok team that will represent South Africa at the 2015 World Cup was announced in Durban on Friday.... Read more
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iafrica.com
SARU transformation 'on track'The Minister of Sport and Recreation, Fikile Mbalula, said the South African Ru
SARU transformation 'on track'
iafrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Minister of Sport and Recreation, Fikile Mbalula, said the South African Rugby Union is "on track" with their transformation goals. The declaration follows in the wake of the Springbok World Cup squad announcement on Friday. The political... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Tea with Murali"If you're throwing, you will know" Muttiah Muralitharan's directions to his h
Tea with Murali
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted yesterday
"If you're throwing, you will know" Muttiah Muralitharan's directions to his home in the hilly suburb of Pelawatte, east of Colombo, are not immediately promising. "It's past the Parliament. If you get lost, give me a call." We get lost - a reminder... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mixed reaction to Meyer’s BoksReutersThe Springbok squad selected for the Rugby World Cup has been met with a
Mixed reaction to Meyer’s Boks
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
ReutersThe Springbok squad selected for the Rugby World Cup has been met with a predictably mixed reaction. Photo by: Rogan Ward/Reuters The Springbok squad selected for the Rugby World Cup has been met with a predictably mixed reaction, from calls... Read more
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iafrica.com
Meyer banking on World Cup 'diamonds'Heyneke Meyer is adamant that he has selected a squad capable of winning the Wo
Meyer banking on World Cup 'diamonds'
iafrica.com / Posted yesterday
Heyneke Meyer is adamant that he has selected a squad capable of winning the World Cup. The Springboks coach, who caused an uproar with the selection of uncapped scrumhalf Rudy Paige in his 31-man squad, said once the emotions have settled over his... Read more
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iol.co.za
Has Meyer quelled transformation flames?ReutersHeyneke Meyer may have done enough to douse the flames that have been fu
Has Meyer quelled transformation flames?
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
ReutersHeyneke Meyer may have done enough to douse the flames that have been fuelling transformation in South African rugby. Photo by: Rogan Ward/Reuters Umhlanga, Kwazulu-Natal - Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer may have done enough to douse the... Read more
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iafrica.com
Paige the big Bok bolterRudy Paige is arguably the biggest surprise in the Springbok squad for the Worl
Paige the big Bok bolter
iafrica.com / Posted yesterday
Rudy Paige is arguably the biggest surprise in the Springbok squad for the World Cup next month. Paige, the only uncapped player, made the squad ahead of form scrumhalves Francois de Klerk and Cobus Reinach. The other name that will raise a few... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Cheers for locals' big winsHawke's Bay's reputation as a leading region for producing top-class wines has
Cheers for locals' big wins
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Hawke's Bay's reputation as a leading region for producing top-class wines has spread to producing top-class people with viticulturist Caleb Dennis and winemaker Lauren Swift picking up top national accolades on Thursday night. Mr Dennis, who is the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
South Africa World Cup squad includes shock inclusionUncapped halfback Rudy Paige was a shock inclusion in the South Africa Rugby Wo
South Africa World Cup squad includes shock inclusion
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Uncapped halfback Rudy Paige was a shock inclusion in the South Africa Rugby World Cup squad. Photo / Getty Images. Uncapped halfback Rudy Paige was a shock inclusion in the South Africa Rugby World Cup squad after being ignored during four warm-up... Read more
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Scotsman
Andrew Flintoff reflects on his careerANDREW ‘Freddie’ Flintoff has battled booze, bulimia and depression in his time
Andrew Flintoff reflects on his career
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
ANDREW ‘Freddie’ Flintoff has battled booze, bulimia and depression in his time, and his show at this year’s Edinburgh Fringe covers the lot with gruff charm and good comic timing. In real life, though, the beer monster of old has become a much more... Read more
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The New Age
Springboks' RWC 2015 squad announcedCoach Heyneke Meyer had chosen the squad that will carry the hopes and dreams o
Springboks' RWC 2015 squad announced
The New Age / Posted 2 days ago
Coach Heyneke Meyer had chosen the squad that will carry the hopes and dreams of all South Africans at the Rugby World Cup. The 31-men squad includes a mix of experience and young blood. Meyer's squad includes eight black players. Recently, Meyer... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Uncapped Paige shock inclusion in Bok squadDURBAN (SOUTH AFRICA) - Uncapped scrum-half Rudy Paige was a shock inclusion Fr
Uncapped Paige shock inclusion in Bok squad
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
DURBAN (SOUTH AFRICA) - Uncapped scrum-half Rudy Paige was a shock inclusion Friday in the South Africa Rugby World Cup squad after being ignored during four warm-up matches. Rudy Paige is included in the 2015 South Africa Rugby World Cup squad... Read more
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SportsFan
Uncapped Paige in Springboks RWC squadUncapped scrum-half Rudy Paige was a shock inclusion in the South Africa Rugby
Uncapped Paige in Springboks RWC squad
SportsFan / Posted 2 days ago
Uncapped scrum-half Rudy Paige was a shock inclusion in the South Africa Rugby World Cup squad after being ignored during four warm-up matches. The 26-year-old and 30 other players were named by coach Heyneke Meyer in Durban for the global rugby... Read more
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iol.co.za
Nine World Cup winners in Bok squadAPFILE - South Africa's Duane Vermeulen, left, is tackled by Argentina's Nicola
Nine World Cup winners in Bok squad
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
APFILE - South Africa's Duane Vermeulen, left, is tackled by Argentina's Nicolas Sanchez, right, during their Rugby Championship match at Loftus Versfeld stadium in Pretoria. Jean de Villiers will captain South Africa at the 2015 Rugby World Cup... Read more
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International Business Times
Rugby World Cup 2015: Jean de Villiers to captain experienced South Africa squad Jean de Villiers will lead South Africa at the 2015 Rugby World Cup after being
Rugby World Cup 2015: Jean de Villiers to captain experienced South Africa squad
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
Jean de Villiers will lead South Africa at the 2015 Rugby World Cup after being named in Heyneke Meyer's 31-man squad for the tournament which begins next month. The 34-year-old Stormers centre suffered a horrific knee injury during a 12-6 defeat to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Meyer names nine former World Cup winners in squadDURBAN: Several key South Africa players, including captain Jean de Villiers an
Meyer names nine former World Cup winners in squad
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
DURBAN: Several key South Africa players, including captain Jean de Villiers and eighth man Duane Vermeulen, have won their fitness battles and were named on Friday in the rugby World Cup squad. Coach Heyneke Meyer has chosen an experienced group... Read more
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iol.co.za
Springbok World Cup squad namedBackpagePixJean de Villiers will captain South Africa at the 2015 Rugby World C
Springbok World Cup squad named
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
BackpagePixJean de Villiers will captain South Africa at the 2015 Rugby World Cup. Gerhard Duraan/BackpagePix Umhlanga, KwaZulu-Natal - Midfielder Jean de Villiers will captain South Africa at the 2015 Rugby World Cup starting mid-September in... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Rudy Paige only uncapped player in seasoned South Africa squad South Africa lock Victor Matfield has been selected to play in his fourth Wor
Rudy Paige only uncapped player in seasoned South Africa squad
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
South Africa lock Victor Matfield has been selected to play in his fourth World Cup tournament Scrum-half Rudy Paige is the solitary uncapped player named in South Africa's 31-man World... Read more
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iafrica.com
Bok World Cup squad namedJean de Villiers (centre) models the 2015 Rugby World Cup Springbok jersey. Cre
Bok World Cup squad named
iafrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Jean de Villiers (centre) models the 2015 Rugby World Cup Springbok jersey. Credit: AFP Heyneke Meyer on Friday named his 31-man Springbok squad for the upcoming Rugby World Cup in England. Heyneke Meyer on Friday named his 31-man Springbok squad... Read more
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Super Sport
Paige the only uncapped RWC Bok Jean de Villiers will be in charge of a 31-man squad that includes one uncapp
Paige the only uncapped RWC Bok
Super Sport / Posted 2 days ago
Jean de Villiers will be in charge of a 31-man squad that includes one uncapped player in scrumhalf Rudy Paige when the Springboks travel to England in a fortnight to compete for international rugby’s ultimate prize,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Heyneke Meyer announces Springbok Rugby World Cup squad Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has announced the 31 men who will carry South A
Heyneke Meyer announces Springbok Rugby World Cup squad
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has announced the 31 men who will carry South Africa's hopes in England. LEADING MAN: Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has named his 31-man squad which will compete... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
We deride them as ‘migrants’. Why not call them people? | David MarshWhat do the following people have in common: Mark Carney, governor of the Bank
We deride them as ‘migrants’. Why not call them people? | David Marsh
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
What do the following people have in common: Mark Carney, governor of the Bank of England; the former England cricketer Kevin Pietersen; Nigel Farage’s wife, Kirsten; Chelsea’s new striker, Pedro; and Sir Bradley Wiggins? Yes, they are all migrants... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Bell dismisses thoughts of Test retirementIan Bell has confirmed that he wants to continue playing Test cricket despite s
Bell dismisses thoughts of Test retirement
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 2 days ago
Ian Bell has confirmed that he wants to continue playing Test cricket despite suggestions that he was considering retirement. The 33-year-old batsman is one of the most experienced members of England's Test side but has endured a difficult year,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Meyer flirting with World Cup rulesA trainspotter positioned outside the Springboks’ hotel in Umhlanga Rocks in Du
Meyer flirting with World Cup rules
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
A trainspotter positioned outside the Springboks’ hotel in Umhlanga Rocks in Durban would be rewarded with the sad sight of one player after another packing his suitcases into a taxi as the whittling down of 44 players into the 31 that will do duty... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Will Greenwood wants England fans to put their faith in the 31-man England squad Rugby World Cup 2003 winner Will Greenwood wants England fans to get behind S
Will Greenwood wants England fans to put their faith in the 31-man England squad
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Rugby World Cup 2003 winner Will Greenwood wants England fans to get behind Stuart Lancaster's choices World Cup-winning centre Will Greenwood believes England fans... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jeremy Peace meets with Berahino and tells striker he will not be soldWest Brom chairman Jeremy Peace meets with Tottenham target Saido Berahino and
Jeremy Peace meets with Berahino and tells striker he will not be sold
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
West Brom chairman Jeremy Peace meets with Tottenham target Saido Berahino and tells striker he will not be sold this summer Tottenham have failed with two bids for Saido Berahino this summer North London club have offered £18million and £21m for... Read more
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Daily Mail
Neymar doppelganger Barry Cotter signs with LimerickNeymar to Ireland? Doppelganger Barry Cotter signs with Limerick Under 16s Bar
Neymar doppelganger Barry Cotter signs with Limerick
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Neymar to Ireland? Doppelganger Barry Cotter signs with Limerick Under 16s Barry Cotter, 16, closely resembles Brazil and Barcelona star Neymar The 16-year-old striker has signed with Limerick Under 16s in Ireland He is targeting a goal or two a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Everton reject John Stones' transfer request as defender pushes for Chelsea move Everton chairman Bill Kenwright confirms
Everton reject John Stones' transfer request
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
as defender pushes for Chelsea move Everton chairman Bill Kenwright confirms John Stones' transfer request has been turned down The 21-year-old handed in a request on Tuesday to force Chelsea move The... Read more
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Daily Mail
Messi crowned UEFA Best Player in Europe ahead of Ronaldo and SuarzLionel Messi crowned UEFA Best Player in Europe as Barcelona star tops vote ahe
Messi crowned UEFA Best Player in Europe ahead of Ronaldo and Suarz
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Lionel Messi crowned UEFA Best Player in Europe as Barcelona star tops vote ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo and Luis Suarez Lionel Messi topped the live vote by a panel of journalists on Thursday The Barcelona star beat Cristiano Ronaldo and Luis Suarez... Read more
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Daily Mail
Champions League draw: Man United face PSV, CSKA Moscow and WolfsburgUEFA Champions League draw: Manchester United face PSV Eindhoven, CSKA Moscow a
Champions League draw: Man United face PSV, CSKA Moscow and Wolfsburg
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
UEFA Champions League draw: Manchester United face PSV Eindhoven, CSKA Moscow and Wolfsburg as Manchester City take on Juventus and Arsenal meet Bayern Munich Arsenal will face Bayern Munich, Olympiacos and Dinamo Zagreb Chelsea drawn against... Read more
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Daily Mail
Murray to face Aussie Kyrgios in blockbuster US Open first-round drawAndy Murray to face Aussie bad boy Nick Kyrgios in blockbuster US Open first-ro
Murray to face Aussie Kyrgios in blockbuster US Open first-round draw
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Andy Murray to face Aussie bad boy Nick Kyrgios in blockbuster US Open first-round draw Andy Murray will play unseeded Nick Kyrgios in his opening match Murray has been placed in the same half of the draw as Roger Federer Rafael Nadal has a tough... Read more
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Daily Mail
Burnley confirm the signing of Joey Barton following his release from QPR this summer Burnley have completed a deal to s
Burnley confirm the signing of Joey Barton
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
following his release from QPR this summer Burnley have completed a deal to sign Joey Barton on a free transfer The 32-year-old midfielder was released by QPR at the end of last season Burnley manager... Read more
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Daily Mail
Carneiro pictured for the first time since disagreement with MourinhoFootball doctor Eva Carneiro is all smiles as she walks her dog in first public
Carneiro pictured for the first time since disagreement with Mourinho
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Football doctor Eva Carneiro is all smiles as she walks her dog in first public outing since row with Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho that cost her first team role Chelsea first-team doctor Eva Carneiro was dropped from the Blues' bench She has been... Read more
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Super Sport
Zane, Paige set to be Bok bolters While it would have always been difficult to fit the amount of talent current
Zane, Paige set to be Bok bolters
Super Sport / Posted 2 days ago
While it would have always been difficult to fit the amount of talent currently at the Springbok camp into the 31 names that will be read out tonight, Meyer will go for the tried and trusted approach, rewarding... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sharks Name Team for PE TripSharks Director of Rugby Gary Gold has named his team for their Currie Cup clas
Sharks Name Team for PE Trip
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Sharks Director of Rugby Gary Gold has named his team for their Currie Cup clash against the EP Kings in Port Elizabeth on Saturday (17:05 kick-off). The backline which did duty against the Golden Lions at Kings Park last weekend has remained intact... Read more
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Daily Mail
Champions League group stage draw 2015-16Champions League draw LIVE: Manchester United, Arsenal, Chelsea and Man City aw
Champions League group stage draw 2015-16
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Champions League draw LIVE: Manchester United, Arsenal, Chelsea and Man City await 2015-16 group stage fate UEFA Champions League draw takes place in Monaco at 4.45pm BST Chelsea, Manchester City, Arsenal and Manchester United are in the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Daniel Sturridge back in Liverpool training for first time since April as he targets return from injury against Manchester United Daniel Sturridge t
Daniel Sturridge back in Liverpool training for first time since April
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
as he targets return from injury against Manchester United Daniel Sturridge trained for Liverpool at Melwood on Thursday The striker has been out of action since April and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bolt beats Gatlin to 200m gold... but is finally toppled by a SegwayUsain Bolt clinches World Championships sprint double after beating two-time dr
Bolt beats Gatlin to 200m gold... but is finally toppled by a Segway
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Usain Bolt clinches World Championships sprint double after beating two-time drug cheat Justin Gatlin for second time… then gets taken out by cameraman on a Segway! Bolt jogged through the line beating his clenched fists against his chest as he beat... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ian Harte announces retirement after former Leeds and Republic of Ireland star decides to 'go out on a high'
Ian Harte announces retirement
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
after former Leeds and Republic of Ireland star decides to 'go out on a high' Ian Harte retires from football after being released by Bournemouth The 37-year-old played for seven clubs including Leeds and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sam Burgess named in England World Cup squad ahead of Luther Burrell as Stuart Lancaster picks men to win on home soil Eng
Sam Burgess named in England World Cup squad
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
ahead of Luther Burrell as Stuart Lancaster picks men to win on home soil England coach Stuart Lancaster has named their 31-man World Cup squad Sam Burgess is picked ahead of Luther Burrell in fourth... Read more
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iafrica.com
Sharks are looking for cohesionThe Sharks backline that did duty last weekend has remained intact following no
Sharks are looking for cohesion
iafrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Sharks backline that did duty last weekend has remained intact following no injury concerns and the desire to develop the cohesion. The Sharks will be looking to the backline to overcome a much improved Eastern Province Kings team in Port... Read more
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Daily Mail
Everton fan call Stones a 'f****** rat' after transfer requestEverton fans call Stones a 'f****** rat' in Capital One Cup win after he hands
Everton fan call Stones a 'f****** rat' after transfer request
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Everton fans call Stones a 'f****** rat' in Capital One Cup win after he hands in a transfer request amid Chelsea bids John Stones handed in a transfer request in attempt to force Chelsea move Defender was heckled by Everton fans at Barnsley on... Read more
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