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Arsenal picked up a morale boosting win which propels them to second place in the Premier League standings, hammering old rivals Manchester United 3-0 at the Emirates Stadium. The game was wrapped up in the first 20 minutes alone as the front trio of Theo Walcott, Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez combined to great effect with Walcott grabbing two assists, Ozil scoring a rare goal and picking up an assist as well, and Sanchez putting two of those chances in the back of the n...
Everton's inability to win a Merseyside Derby has now stretched over to 10 games while Brendan Rodgers kept his unbeaten record against his neighbours intact as the latest edition of the friendly rivalry across Stanley Park ended 1-1.
Goodison Park was the venue as an unchanged Everton side entertained an unsurprisingly unchanged Liverpool side, with the former missing the likes of Seamus Coleman and John Stones due to injury. Absent for the Reds were Dejan Lovren and Jor...
The Springboks recorded their second victory at the Rugby World Cup when they beat Scotland by 34-16 in Newcastle on Saturday, but coach Heyneke Meyer and captain Fourie du Preez warned against any celebrations as there is still one crucial Pool B match left in the tournament.
South Africa will face a four day turn-around before concluding their pool matches against the USA in London’s Olympic Stadium on Wednesday.
Australia sealed a Rugby World Cup 2015 quarter-finals berth with a 33-13 win over England at Twickenham on Saturday night, ending the host’s tournament in the pool stages.
The visitors set up the win with an almost flawless first half performance and carried a 17-3 advantage into the break on the back of a Bernard Foley double.
Zimbabwe leveled their three match ODI series by beating Pakistan by 5 runs courtesy of the Duckworth Lewis method following a thrilling contest.
Shoaib Malik with an unbeaten 96 from 106 balls led the Pakistan fightback after they slipped to 76-6 chasing a significant 277 to win after Zimbabwe had done well with the bat thanks to half-centuries from Chamu Chibhabha (90) and skipper Elton Chigumbura (67).
Chelsea continue to be at the receiving end of their worst start in Premier League history as they suffered their third home defeat of the season, this time to a very well drilled Southampton side that bounced back from conceding an early goal to win 3-1 at Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea made four changes to the side that drew at Newcastle last week with John Terry returning to lead the side in place of Kurt Zouma, while Ramires slotted into midfield alongside Cesc Fabregas. Wi...
Five goals from Sergio Aguero, and a sublime sixth from Kevin de Bruyne helped Manchester City return to winning ways in the Premier League, hammering Newcastle United 6-1 at the Etihad Stadium.
Believe it or not, it was Newcastle who started the game the brighter of the two sides and took a well deserved lead through Aleksander Mitrovic with the big Serbian heading home from Wijnaldum's cross.
The legend that is the Williams sisters in women's tennis continues to grow as 35 year old Venus wrote another chapter in his storied history by winning the Wuhan Open to claim the 47th singles title of her illustrious career.
Venus, a 7-time Grand Slam champion, has had a mixed year, struggling to make a real impact in the Grand Slams, but there were indications she was back to her best at the US Open near the close of the year as she powered through the early rounds bef...
JP Duminy underlined his worth as a master tactician in the shortest format as he and Farhaan Behardien paced the Proteas to a seven-wicket victory over India with two balls to spare in the opening T20 International in the Freedom Series at Dharmashala on Friday.
India, after being sent into bat, posted their highest total against South Africa of 199/5 on the back of an outstanding century by Rohit Sharma (106 off 66 balls, 12 fours and 5 sixes) and, in fact, looked like ...
Premier League leaders Manchester United had the perfect tune-up to their massive game against long term rivals Arsenal at the weekend, beating Wolfsburg 2-1 in their UEFA Champions League clash at Old Trafford to get their European campaign up and running.
United, who had suffered a shock defeat at the hands of PSV Eindhoven in their season opener a couple of weeks ago, looked to be in a spot of bother early on as Daniel Caligiuri gave Wolfsburg a shock lead in the fourt...
Chelsea's struggles at the start of the 2015-16 seem to be creeping from the Premier League into other competitions as the Blues suffered a shock defeat in the UEFA Champions League on Tuesday night to former champions FC Porto.
It was not a happy homecoming for Chelsea Manager Jose Mourinho, who led Porto to back to back league wins, a UEFA Cup triumph and Champions League win in the early 2000s before leaving the side for his first stint with Chelsea.