- The Sochi Paralympic Winter Games are on track to becoming the most successful ever, International Paralympic Committee President Phil Craven said on Tuesday.
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LONDON - Grand National winning jockey Jason Maguire will miss this week's Cheltenham Festival after fracturing his sternum in a heavy fall at Stratford on Monday.
LONDON - Struggling Charlton Athletic have sacked manager Chris Powell following their FA Cup quarter-final defeat by Sheffield United at the weekend, the London club said on Tuesday.
LONDON - Ferrari's Fernando Alonso is Formula One's most marketable driver with Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel only fourth despite winning the last four world championships, according to a report published on Tuesday.
OSLO - Norway's $850-billion (£511-billion) sovereign wealth fund made mistakes when it bought shares in Formula One and may try to sell them, its chief executive said on Tuesday according to a report in business daily Dagens Naeringsliv.
ISTANBUL - League leaders Fenerbahce's match with Trabzonspor was abandoned on Monday after the Istanbul side's players were pelted with objects thrown onto the pitch by home supporters of the Black Sea club.
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.