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Luke Phillips

Luke Phillips

    Pistorius: Able-bodied athletes have no issue with me
    Pistorius: Able-bodied athletes have no issue with me
    The South African had both legs amputated below the knee when he was 11 months old because of a congenital condition that meant he was born without...
    2011: Perfect year for All Blacks
    2011: Perfect year for All Blacks
    New Zealand buried 24 years of pain by not, for once, choking and deservedly going on to scoop rugby union's ultimate prize -- the Rugby World...
    France confident ahead of World Cup final
    France confident ahead of World Cup final
    Underdogs France are confident they will pose New Zealand problems in Sunday's World Cup final and have dismissed suggestions they'll resort to...
    France slip into Rugby World Cup final
    France slip into Rugby World Cup final
    France advanced to the World Cup final with a narrow 9-8 win at Eden Park on Saturday over a Wales team reduced to 14 men after the sending off of...
    Ramrod Roberts at the heart of Welsh revival
    Ramrod Roberts at the heart of Welsh revival
    Jamie Roberts will be aiming to produce another midfield masterclass of hard-running attack and miserly defence when Wales tackle France in the...
    Beaten France class of 2007 wary of semifinal woe
    Beaten France class of 2007 wary of semifinal woe
    French players involved in the national team's semifinal exit at the last World Cup have vowed to do their best to prevent it happening again when...
    'No second chances' against the Springboks
    'No second chances' against the Springboks
    Wales will be offered "no second chances" when they kick off their World Cup against defending champions South Africa on Sunday, according to Welsh...
    Semenya cruises into 800m final
    Semenya cruises into 800m final
    Caster Semenya, looking to put controversy over her true gender behind her, showed glimpses of her old self as she cruised into the final of the...
    Semenya returns to action in Daegu
    Semenya returns to action in Daegu
    Defending women's 800m champion Caster Semenya returns to world competition on a busy day six of the World Athletics Championships on Thursday.
    Pistorius due to make Worlds history
    Pistorius due to make Worlds history
    South African Oscar Pistorius will make history in Daegu when he becomes the first amputee athlete to compete at the World Athletics Championships,...
    Blade Runner guns for world qualification time
    Blade Runner guns for world qualification time
    South Africa's Oscar Pistorius, the famed Blade Runner, has only 12 days left to get the all-important qualification time that would allow him to...
    Bolt cruises, Semenya outshone at Bislett Games
    Bolt cruises, Semenya outshone at Bislett Games
    Usain Bolt delivered a stunning men's 200m victory at the Bislett Games on Thursday but Caster Semenya was outshone by unheralded Moroccan Halima...