BARCELONA - Recent episodes of vomiting suffered by Barcelona forward Lionel Messi are "not normal" but they do not affect his performance and there is no cause for alarm, coach Gerardo Martino said on Friday.
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BERLIN - Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness, once one of Germany's most admired football managers, goes on trial on Monday charged with tax evasion in a case that has shocked the nation and changed attitudes towards paying taxes.
LONDON - Birmingham City suffered a double blow on Friday when the sale of a stake in the second tier English soccer club fell through hours after the team owner was jailed in Hong Kong.
- Williams will have a picture of Ayrton Senna on their car this season as Formula One marks the 20th anniversary of the triple champion's death.
LONDON - An England team with one British and Irish Lion in their ranks take on a Welsh side containing 12 on Sunday with an interest in the Six Nations title, a Triple Crown, revenge for Cardiff and the chance to gain a World Cup edge all at stake.
CAPE TOWN - South African president Jacob Zuma has decided not to appoint a commission of inquiry to investigate allegations of match fixing involving the national team ahead of the 2010 World Cup.
First Jacques Kallis retired. Then Graeme Smith called it quits. In between, South Africa lost a Test series against Australia, their first at home since the 2008-09 season. What stares the Proteas in the face now, however, is a far bigger challenge than just replacing two great cricketers.