LONDON - Liverpool's dream of a first title in 24 years moved closer to reality after a 3-2 win at lowly Norwich City on Sunday opened up a five-point lead over second-placed Chelsea with three matches remaining.
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LONDON - Liverpool opened a five-point lead at the top of the Premier League by beating Norwich City 3-2 after title rivals Chelsea slipped up against Sunderland, ending manager Jose Mourinho's long unbeaten home league record.
- Spaniard Miguel Angel Jimenez made his Champions Tour debut in style when he won the Greater Gwinnett Championship by two strokes over Germany's Bernhard Langer in Georgia on Sunday.
PARIS - Monaco delayed Paris St Germain's march towards a second successive Ligue 1 title after Dimitar Berbatov's cheeky goal sealed a 1-0 win over neighbours Nice on Sunday to cement second place in the standings.
LONDON - Fabio Borini thoroughly enjoyed carving a slice of history by scoring bottom club Sunderland's winning goal in their shock 2-1 victory at second-placed Chelsea, the striker said.
- Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers hailed Raheem Sterling as the best young player in European football after the 19-year-old played a starring role in their 3-2 win against Norwich City on Sunday.
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.