- Irish trainer Jessica Harrington landed the prestigious Champion Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival when the Barry Geraghty-ridden Jezki held off Tony McCoy and My Tent Or Yours in a one-two for owner JP McManus on Tuesday.
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MUNICH, Germany - The president of German football team Bayern Munich, who has admitted evading millions of euros of taxes, hid even more income than he said, a tax inspector told his trial on Tuesday.
PRETORIA - South African track star Oscar Pistorius had a row with a policeman who picked up his gun after pulling over his friend for speeding, saying "You can't just touch another man's gun," the friend told his murder trial on Tuesday.
LONDON - Tottenham Hotspur defender Younes Kaboul will be free to play against Arsenal in the north London derby on Sunday after Spurs successfully appealed to the FA against his sending off in Saturday's defeat at Chelsea.
SOCHI, Russia - The world Paralympics chief praised Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday for staging a "fantastic" Winter Paralympic Games and said the competition in Sochi was on track to become the most successful ever.
LONDON - U.S. investment group Baron Capital has built up a stake worth about $150 million (£90.16 million) in English soccer champions Manchester United, it said in a regulatory filing on Tuesday.
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.