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Manchester United have reclaimed third place from rivals Arsenal for 24 hours at the very least, picking up a hard earned 2-0 win against 10-man Sunderland at Old Trafford.
United bossed the first half, enjoying more than 70% of possession, but failed to make it count as Sunderland went into the interval putting bodies in front of goal and hanging on to a 0-0 scoreline.
India cemented their place as the team to beat in Pool B at the ICC Cricket World Cup, demolishing minnows UAE in a no-contest at Perth.
The only thing that went right for UAE today was that they won the toss. Their decision to bat first backfired badly as they found themselves in trouble at 13-2 in the 5th over.
Eden Park was the venue for one of the greatest games in World Cup history today as New Zealand beat co-hosts Australia by 1 wicket in a thrilling low scoring affair.
Batting first on winning the toss, Australia got off to a rollicking start, racing to 80-1 inside the 13th over before New Zealand came back brilliantly with the ball to bowl Australia out for just 151 in 32.2 overs. Trent Boult did the bulk of the damage, taking 5-27, completely routing the Australian middl...
LeBron James says he isn't about personal statements. He made one anyway Thursday night. James scored a season-high 42 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Golden State Warriors 110-99 for their 18th victory in 20 games.
James added 11 rebounds, outplaying fellow MVP candidate Stephen Curry and leading Cleveland past the team with the NBA's best record for its 11th straight home victory.
Indian superstar Anirban Lahiri has been named The European Tour Race to Dubai Gofer of the Month for February following the incredible run of form that saw the 27 year old win the Malaysian Open and the Indian Open in the space of three weeks.
Three months ago Lahiri was battling to win a place on The European Tour at the Qualifying School Final Stage, but his extraordinary February exploits have catapulted him to 34th place on the Official World Golf Ranking and guarant...
South Africa bounced back from their defeat to India in style today by humiliating the West Indies in a no-contest at the Sydney Cricket Ground.
Batting first on winning the toss, South Africa recovered from a slow start to post a tournament record total of 408-5 in their 50 overs with Skipper AB de Villiers leading the way once again with the fastest 150 in the history of One Day Internationals.
It was a good day to be at home against British opposition, as Liverpool, Tottenham and Celtic all crashed out of the Europa League in the Round of 32.
Besiktas provided the result of the day as they came from behind to beat Liverpool in a penalty shoot out with Dejan Lovren missing the 5th and last penalty for Liverpool after all 9 players who preceded him hit the back of the net.
Former Champions Sri Lanka appear to be hitting some form as they make their way through the Group Stage of the ICC Cricket World Cup, hammering Asian upstarts Bangladesh by 92 runs in a one-sided encounter in Melbourne.
Sri Lanka won the toss and opted to make first use of the pitch, and did so in much style, posting a gigantic total of 332-1 in their 50 overs with Tillakaratne Dilshan (161*) and Kumar Sangakkara (105*) both scoring unbeaten tons. The only batsmen to be ...
A fantastic innings of 96 from Samiullah Shenwari helped Afghanistan script an incredible 1 wicket win against Scotland in the ICC Cricket World Cup today in what was arguably the match of the tournament thus far.
Having been put in to bat, Scotland posted a competitive total of 210 all out in their 50 overs, largely thanks to a 9th wicket partnership worth 62 between Majid Haq (31) and Alasdair Evans (28) after the Zadrans had done the early damage for Afghanistan to red...
It was supposed to be the year Arsenal finally end their Champions League Round of 16 jinx with the Gunners handed what on paper was a dream draw against Manager Arsene Wenger's former club AS Monaco, but after 94 minutes at the Emirates, the dream turned into a real nightmare as Arsenal were humbled 3-1 at home by their French opponents.
Arsenal came into this game having made two changes to the side that squeezed out a win against Crystal Palace at the weekend with Hect...
An incredible game of football at the Etihad Stadium on Tuesday night had all the drama one can expect from the UEFA Champions League and more as Barcelona take a 2-1 lead into the second leg of their tie against Manchester City.
Barcelona were irresistible in the first half and were duly rewarded with a 2-0 half-time lead as Luis Suarez celebrated his return to English soil by grabbing a brace. His first of the night came in the 16th minute as an unfortunate ricochet at ...