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Alastair Himmer

Alastair Himmer

    Boks braced for ‘slippery’ Wales in World Cup semifinal
    Boks braced for ‘slippery’ Wales in World Cup semifinal
    South Africa will need to be at their very best to overturn recent history against Wales in this weekend’s World Cup semifinal, scrum-half Faf de...
    All Blacks coach Hansen says Springboks are NZ's 'biggest rival'
    All Blacks coach Hansen says Springboks are NZ's 'biggest rival'
    All Blacks coach Steve Hansen is predicting a "mighty clash" in this weekend's heavyweight World Cup semi-final with England, but insisted they...
    American teen Kim melts hearts with tearful snowboarding gold
    American teen Kim melts hearts with tearful snowboarding gold
    American teenage sensation Chloe Kim romped to Olympic snowboarding gold in the women's halfpipe Tuesday before bursting into tears as the enormity...
    Winter Olympics calling for Ghana's skeleton ace
    Winter Olympics calling for Ghana's skeleton ace
    Ghana's Akwasi Frimpong knows a thing or two about sacrifice: he spent two years selling vacuum cleaners to finance his unlikely journey to the...
    'Terrifying' - Nigerian women fight fear to make Olympic bobsleigh history
    'Terrifying' - Nigerian women fight fear to make Olympic bobsleigh history
    As they prepare to make Olympic history in Pyeongchang, Nigeria's women's bobsled team admit they battle their demons every time they climb into...
    Coach enjoys the suite life in Pyongyang
    Coach enjoys the suite life in Pyongyang
    City slicker José Mourinho famously lives in a plush Manchester hotel, but he has nothing on North Korea football coach Jørn Andersen — he...
    Rikako Ikee, who just turned 16, is ready to find happiness at Rio Olympics
    Rikako Ikee, who just turned 16, is ready to find happiness at Rio Olympics
    Having just turned 16, the butterfly and freestyle specialist will compete in seven events at the Olympics after bursting onto the scene at last...
    David Beckham linked with move to Australia
    David Beckham linked with move to Australia
    According to FFA officials on Friday, the approach was made in relation to Beckham playing in the A-League during the current 2012 to 2013...
    Emotional Murray cut down by razor sharp Raonic
    Emotional Murray cut down by razor sharp Raonic
    Murray lost 6-3 6-7 7-6 .
    Djokovic destroys Murray in Melbourne final
    Djokovic destroys Murray in Melbourne final
    Third seed Novak Djokovic beat Andy Murray 6-4, 6-2, 6-3 to win his second Australian Open on Sunday, prolonging Britain's 75-year wait for a male...
    Now call me Aussie Kim says champion Clijsters
    Now call me Aussie Kim says champion Clijsters
    Belgian Kim Clijsters said she had finally earned her nickname "Aussie Kim" after beating China's Li Na 3-6, 6-3, 6-3 to capture her first...
    Clijsters crashes Cornet's birthday party
    Clijsters crashes Cornet's birthday party
    Third seed Kim Clijsters survived her first test of the Australian Open to beat Frenchwoman Alize Cornet 7-6, 6-3 and advance to the last 16 on...