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Luke Phillips

Luke Phillips

    Wayde van Niekerk grabs 200m silver to complete incredible week
    Wayde van Niekerk grabs 200m silver to complete incredible week
    Wayde van Niekerk's dreams of emulating legend Michael Johnson's 200m/400m world double lay in tatters on Thursday as Turkey's 9/1 outsider Ramil...
    'Heartbroken' Makwala surges into 200m final, Van Niekerk double on track
    'Heartbroken' Makwala surges into 200m final, Van Niekerk double on track
    Botswana's Isaac Makwala admitted to being heartbroken and fuelled by anger as he ran two rounds of the 200 metres – one on his own – to reach...
    Wayde Van Niekerk targets Johnson double after 400m domination
    Wayde Van Niekerk targets Johnson double after 400m domination
    Wayde van Niekerk's bid for a first world double since 1995 now turns to the 200m after he stormed to a comfortable victory in the 400m.
    Blitzboks beat Scots in Paris final, clinch series
    Blitzboks beat Scots in Paris final, clinch series
    South Africa were crowned winners of this season's World Rugby Sevens Series on Sunday, beating Scotland 15-5 in the final of the penultimate leg...
    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...