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Murray switched on for Wimbledon challenge

Murray switched on for Wimbledon challenge

There has been an unhealthy amount of gloom hovering around Andy Murray in recent weeks but thankfully for the British number one Wimbledon provides the perfect stage for him to switch on his A game.

2010-06-17 15:05:10
Clijsters ready to fulfil Wimbledon dream

Clijsters ready to fulfil Wimbledon dream

One lingering regret haunted Kim Clijsters during a 2-1/2 year maternity break from the women`s tennis circuit.

2010-06-17 15:02:49
England need to re-establish credentials

England need to re-establish credentials

England face Algeria on Friday with bigger issues at stake than whether they can beat the north Africans to regain control of World Cup Group C.

2010-06-16 16:22:13
Needing win, US focus on avoiding Slovenia upset

Needing win, US focus on avoiding Slovenia upset

When the United States faces Group C leader Slovenia on Friday, the pressure is on the Americans.

2010-06-16 16:20:07
Federer seeded one at Wimbledon despite rankings slip

Federer seeded one at Wimbledon despite rankings slip

Champion Roger Federer will be number one seed for next week`s Wimbledon championships despite being overtaken in the world rankings by Rafael Nadal.

2010-06-16 15:58:18
Police use tear gas and detain 81 in Chile

Police use tear gas and detain 81 in Chile

Police used tear gas and water cannons to subdue rowdy Chile fans and arrested 81 people in the capital Santiago on Wednesday after the country`s first World Cup win in nearly 50 years, officials said.

2010-06-16 15:56:42
Serbia will be no pushovers against Germany

Serbia will be no pushovers against Germany

Serbia know there is little room for error after losing their first World Cup match and have warned Germany they will be no pushovers when they meet in their next Group D game (1130 GMT) on Friday.

2010-06-16 15:55:07
Rooney ready to stop firing blanks for England

Rooney ready to stop firing blanks for England

Misfiring England striker Wayne Rooney may not have found the net for the national team in nine months, but he has retained an utter, if not blind belief, in his potential to score this week.

2010-06-16 15:53:10
Swiss celebrate shock win in uncharacteristic style

Swiss celebrate shock win in uncharacteristic style

The Swiss, known for their reserve, exploded with joy at their World Cup team`s upset 1-0 win over Spain on Wednesday, pouring into the streets and snarling up traffic in major cities in the Alpine country.

2010-06-16 15:50:55
Torres on for Spain after Swiss take shock lead

Torres on for Spain after Swiss take shock lead

Striker Fernando Torres came on as a 62nd minute double substitution with Jesus Navas for Spain after the tournament favourites went 1-0 behind to Switzerland in their opening World Cup Group H match on Wednesday.

2010-06-16 15:49:10
Hosts` dreams in danger after heavy loss

Hosts` dreams in danger after heavy loss

An inspired Diego Forlan scored twice as World Cup hosts South Africa`s hopes of progressing to the knockout stage suffered a heavy blow with a 3-0 loss to Uruguay Wednesday.

2010-06-16 15:47:41
Chile take first win for half century

Chile take first win for half century

Chile scored their first World Cup victory for nearly half a century on Wednesday but millions of soccer fans are likely to see more excitement when favourites Spain open their campaign against Switzerland.

2010-06-16 15:36:33
Maradona renews South Korea rivalry

Maradona renews South Korea rivalry

Argentina`s quixotic coach Diego Maradona is to relive an old rivalry when the stylish South Americans take on a South Korea side led by the man who tried to stop him during their 1986 World Cup encounter.

2010-06-16 15:33:54
Old foes Maradona and Huh renew battle

Old foes Maradona and Huh renew battle

Argentina coach Diego Maradona will see a familiar foe in the opposing dugout when his side face South Korea in their second Group B match at Soccer City Thursday.

2010-06-15 15:21:33
World-Ivory Coast 0 Portugal 0 - result

World-Ivory Coast 0 Portugal 0 - result

Ivory Coast 0 Portugal 0 World Cup Group G result: At Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.

2010-06-15 15:16:50