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John Pye

John Pye

    CWC15: Cup chase heats up as knockout stage begins
    CWC15: Cup chase heats up as knockout stage begins
    After 42 matches in four weeks spread across 14 cities and two countries separated by sea, the Cricket World Cup has reached the quarterfinal stage...
    Sharapova survives to reach Brisbane semifinals
    Sharapova survives to reach Brisbane semifinals
    Maria Sharapova recovered her serve and her nerve to beat Kaia Kanepi 4-6, 6-3, 6-2 on Thursday and advance to the Brisbane International semifinals....
    Australia on the front foot against Proteas
    Australia on the front foot against Proteas
    Clarke posted his 20th career test century and his sixth since replacing Ricky Ponting as skipper last year, as he guided Australia to 487-4 in reply...
    Clijsters bows out of semifinals with injury
    Clijsters bows out of semifinals with injury
    Australian Open champion Kim Clijsters retired from her semifinal match against Daniela Hantuchova at the Brisbane international on Friday -- one...
    Warburton card costs Wales while launching France into final
    Warburton card costs Wales while launching France into final
    Rugby World Cup referees were in the spotlight again after Sam Warburton was red-carded for a dangerous tip-tackle that left the Welsh without...
    Tendulkar, Ponting polarise opinion on walking
    Tendulkar, Ponting polarise opinion on walking
    To walk or not to walk? The big question at the World Cup has been debated since the contrasting attitudes involving cricket's two most prolific...
    Henin makes winning return to tennis
    Henin makes winning return to tennis
    Justine Henin made a winning comeback from retirement on Monday, beating second-seeded Nadia Petrova of Russia 7-5, 7-5 in the first...
    India in focus on and off the field in 2008
    India in focus on and off the field in 2008
    Harbhajan Singh started 2008 by escaping a ban in an acrimonious racism row in Australia and finished it as one of the leading wicket-takers,...
    Andrew Symonds under spotlight again
    Andrew Symonds under spotlight again
    Andrew Symonds's word is no longer enough for his bosses, who will decide by Wednesday on his international cricket future after another alcohol-related incident....
    Nadal races past Kiefer
    Nadal races past Kiefer
    With the sun setting behind Centre Court, Rafael Nadal was racing to get done so he could concentrate on another important match.
    Waratahs secure home Super 14 semifinal
    Waratahs secure home Super 14 semifinal
    New South Wales secured a home Super 14 semifinal with an 18-11 win over Queensland in a derby match on Saturday that was short on attacking...
    Hamilton starts season in pole position
    Hamilton starts season in pole position
    Lewis Hamilton got an early psychological edge over Kimmi Raikkonen, winning pole position for the season-opening Australian Grand Prix while the...