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All Blacks Expect Greater Intensity From Wounded Wallabies

Pic: ReutersNew Zealand opened their Rugby Championship campaign with a thumping win over Australia last week but the world champions are bracing for a tough encounter against a wounded Wallabies side determined to salvage their pride on Saturday.

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Nabil All Fired Up For Battle In Spa After Meeting PM

Pic: drivingmotion.comKUALA LUMPUR: Encouraged by inspirational words from Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak, Malaysia’s GP2 driver Nabil Jeffri is all fired up for his next battle at the hugely popular Spa-Francorchamps Circuit in Belgium, this weekend.

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Russia Loses Appeal Against Paralympics Ban

Pic: ReutersZURICH: Russia has lost its appeal against its ban from next month's Rio Paralympics because of a state-sponsored doping program, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) said on Tuesday.

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Australia's Campbell Swam With Hernia

Pic: AFPSYDNEY: Australia's 100m freestyle world record holder and gold medal hope Cate Campbell went into the Olympics with a painful hernia, a report said Tuesday.

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Allardyce Leaves Door Open For Terry Return

Allardyce did not rule out a return for the former England captain. — Reuters picLONDON: England manager Sam Allardyce has said he may consider holding talks with defender John Terry on a possible return to international football, but added he was not aware of the “political” issues that may arise as a consequence.

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Daniel Sturridge, Divock Origi Still Lacking Sharpness - Jurgen Klopp

LIVERPOOL -- Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has admitted that striker Daniel Sturridge is still lacking match sharpness, but believes he is a player with "all you need" when 100 percent.

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Gold Medal Gigs: The First Jobs Of U.S. Olympians

There are some pretty exclusive clubs in the world, but perhaps none more so than Olympic gold medalists.

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Ryan Lochte: Speedo And Ralph Lauren Among Four To End Sponsorship

Four sponsors have dropped disgraced US Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte, including swimwear manufacturer Speedo and fashion label Ralph Lauren.

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Rio 2016: The Greatest Show On Earth In Stats

Between them, Michael Phelps, Usain Bolt and Simone Biles won 12 gold medals in Rio

The flame went out on the 2016 Olympics in Rio on Sunday, bringing to an end 16 remarkable days of sporting action.

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The Secret Behind Conor McGregor’s Striking Skills

Conor McGregor’s first coach, Phil Sutcliffe, speaks to George Gigney about what he taught the UFC star

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