Schmidt coached Strauss at Leinster and believes that his return is a bonus for Ireland ahead of the Six Nations campaign
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Thursday 06 June 2013
India 331-7 South Africa 305 (India won by 26 runs)
Tuesday 04 June 2013
A shop steward from the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) was shot dead at one of Lonmin's South African mines yesterday, sparking fears of a renewed cycle of violence in the country's troubled platinum mining belt.
Monday 03 June 2013
The comments, from Arnold Pistorius, uncle of the "Blade Runner", come as the athlete prepares once again to face the public gaze as he returns to court
Tuesday 28 May 2013
Northampton flanker Calum Clark has been ruled out of England action for a third time in 12 months after he failed to overcome an ankle injury in time to make the tour of Uruguay and Argentina.
Sunday 26 May 2013
In a public exchange of letters that has touched many Italians, the speaker of the parliament has asked to meet a young gay man who says he feels suicidal in one of Europe’s most homophobic societies.
Monday 20 May 2013
The six-time Paralympic gold medallist was charged with the premeditated murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp
Tuesday 14 May 2013
The platinum miner Lonmin more than doubled first-half profits compared to a troubled 2012 and lifted its production guidance for the year yesterday but warned of the "significant challenge" of wage talks ahead.
Thursday 09 May 2013
The incident occurred in Uruguay's game with Chile
Wednesday 01 May 2013
Britain will clear up any confusion within the South African government about the decision to end aid to the country, Foreign Secretary William Hague said today.
Wednesday 24 April 2013
The British and Irish Lions have won only four Test series in a century, three of them through the boot, so the addition of Neil Jenkins to the coaching team for this summer's tour of Australia makes complete sense. Jenkins was appointed to the back-room staff – a move that can only enhance Leigh Halfpenny's chances of making the starting line-up for the opening meeting with the Wallabies in Brisbane on 22 June.
Wednesday 24 April 2013
It may have the presidential seal of approval but football fans in Brazil are reserving judgment on their answer to the vuvuzela.
Monday 22 April 2013
Olympic champion Alistair Brownlee began his 2013 World Triathlon Series season with a comfortable win in San Diego.
Wednesday 10 April 2013
England batsman follows grandfather in earning accolade
Saturday 06 April 2013
The 94-year-old was in hospital for nine days
Tuesday 02 April 2013
Lonmin, the beleaguered platinum miner, has appointed Amplats' head of engineering, Ben Magara, as chief executive. He will start on 1 July, replacing Ian Farmer, who stepped down last August due to illness.
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