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Time to beat Bolt or shut up, says Gay

Time to beat Bolt or shut up, says Gay

World 100 metres silver medallist Tyson Gay did not mince his words as he strolled the streets of New York in near anonymity.

2010-06-15 14:54:35
Unsteady France a tempting prey for Mexico

Unsteady France a tempting prey for Mexico

South Africa: After ruining South Africa`s opening party plans, Mexico take on an unsteady France side Thursday eager to highlight their growing reputation as World Cup gatecrashers.

2010-06-15 14:50:52
Podolski at home with Germany`s attacking style

Podolski at home with Germany`s attacking style

Germany striker Lukas Podolski`s return to scoring form in the 4-0 win over Australia on Sunday was more a result of the national team`s attacking style than his own improvement, he said on Tuesday.

2010-06-15 13:10:02
New Zealand strike late to snatch draw

New Zealand strike late to snatch draw

South Africa: New Zealand defender Winston Reid headed an equaliser in the dying seconds to earn a 1-1 draw with Slovakia and secure his country`s first ever World Cup point in their Group F opener on Tuesday.

2010-06-15 13:07:56
Malouda disappointed to be left out but denies row

Malouda disappointed to be left out but denies row

Florent Malouda has had problems with Raymond Domenech in the past but said on Tuesday that reports he had fallen out with the France coach again since the start of the World Cup were not true.

2010-06-15 13:05:37
South Africa over jitters, confident of first win

South Africa over jitters, confident of first win

South Africa claim they have shrugged off opening day World Cup jitters and will be much more enterprising against Uruguay Wednesday.

2010-06-14 19:27:13
Feeble Italy escape with 1-1 Paraguay draw

Feeble Italy escape with 1-1 Paraguay draw

Shot-shy Italy needed a scrambled second-half equaliser by Daniele De Rossi to snatch a 1-1 draw with Paraguay after the South Americans had looked like pulling off a shock victory in their World Cup opener Monday.

2010-06-14 18:28:20
Chile seek first World Cup win in 48 years

Chile seek first World Cup win in 48 years

Chile face Honduras in their opening Group H match on Wednesday on the 48th anniversary of their last World Cup victory with a golden opportunity to rid themselves of an unwanted record.

2010-06-14 18:26:08
North Korea face Brazil in daunting return

North Korea face Brazil in daunting return

Secretive North Korea make a first return to the World Cup since 1966 on Tuesday but could hardly face a bigger challenge than five-times champions Brazil.

2010-06-14 18:22:57
Bring on the Americans, says Slovenia

Bring on the Americans, says Slovenia

South Africa: Slovenia are growing in confidence at the World Cup having beaten Algeria and seen England and the United States take points off each other in the opening round of Group C matches.

2010-06-13 19:07:38
Defeats piling up for vulnerable looking Federer

Defeats piling up for vulnerable looking Federer

Roger Federer said he was not worried by his shock defeat against Lleyton Hewitt on Sunday in Halle even though a disturbing trend is developing for the Swiss.

2010-06-13 19:05:46
Police use teargas on disgruntled World Cup workers

Police use teargas on disgruntled World Cup workers

South African police fired tear gas and rubber bullets at hundreds of workers protesting over pay in the early hours of Monday outside the stadium where Germany had just trounced Australia in their World Cup opener.

2010-06-13 15:59:05
New Zealand aiming to wipe out bad memories

New Zealand aiming to wipe out bad memories

New Zealand coach Ricki Herbert leads his team into their opening Group F match against Slovakia on Tuesday hoping to spring a surprise and erase painful memories of the 1982 tournament in Spain.

2010-06-13 15:55:55
Germans rip Australia apart in opener

Germans rip Australia apart in opener

Germany began their quest for a fourth World Cup in devastating style Sunday with a thumping 4-0 victory over Australia in their opening Group D match.

2010-06-13 15:53:26