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Friday 22 June 2012
Former world triple jump champion Phillips Idowu today became the latest athlete to pull out of this weekend's Olympic trials in Birmingham, sparking injury fears just weeks ahead of the London Games.
Wednesday 02 May 2012
Alexander Dale Oen, Norway's first swimming world champion and favourite to win gold at this summer's Olympics, was yesterday found dead at a training camp in Arizona aged just 26. He is believed to have died from a cardiac arrest.
Friday 27 April 2012
Former France international striker Nicolas Anelka hopes Shanghai Shenhua can experience a Chelsea-like revival after sacking coach and countryman Jean Tigana.
Monday 26 March 2012
Tuesday 13 March 2012
Ian Thorpe's hopes of competing at a third Olympic Games are on the line this week at Australia's national swimming trials in Adelaide, where a number of local rivals are aiming to crush the five-times gold medallist's London dreams.
Saturday 18 February 2012
Chelsea striker Didier Drogba says he wants to stay at Stamford Bridge despite rumours of a move to China.
Thursday 16 February 2012
Didier Drogba could join Nicolas Anelka at Shanghai Shenhua, his former Chelsea team mate said today.
Thursday 16 February 2012
A New Zealand court has halted the sale of 16 dairy farms to Chinese investors.
Sunday 12 February 2012
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Thursday 09 February 2012
The former Force India driver Adrian Sutil will appeal against the 18-month suspended sentence and £167,000 fine he was given by a Munich court last month after being found guilty of causing grievous bodily harm.
Sunday 22 January 2012
Sympathy for the devil-woman
Thursday 22 December 2011
Thursday 15 December 2011
Former French international Jean Tigana will land in Shanghai on Saturday to put the finishing touches to a deal which will see him manage Chinese Super League side Shanghai Shenhua, the club told Reuters today.
Wednesday 14 December 2011
Mystery finances and a chairman who picked himself to play against Liverpool... but French striker may just succeed
Wednesday 07 December 2011
Shanghai Shenhua are confident of completing a move for Chelsea striker Nicolas Anelka when the transfer window reopens.
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 200,000 back our campaign
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
- 1 More than 11,000 Icelanders offer to house Syrian refugees to help European crisis
- 2 President Obama comments on Humans of New York photo from Iran
- 4 The Chinese city where men have 'three girlfriends because there are so many women'
- 5 German police forced to ask public to stop bringing donations for refugees arriving by train