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Ossian Shine

Ossian Shine

    English rugby's brand can still recover
    English rugby's brand can still recover
    The shrapnel from English rugby's explosive self-destruction still has some time to settle but no permanent damage has been done to the national...
    French coach slams 'spoiled brats' in his squad
    French coach slams 'spoiled brats' in his squad
    France rugby coach Marc Lievremont slammed a section of his World Cup team as "spoiled brats" after they defied his orders by going out to...
    Kenya mines first gold at World Champs
    Kenya mines first gold at World Champs
    Policewoman Edna Kiplagat was left with a skinned knee but the broadest of smiles after she survived a late fall to lead a Kenyan sweep of the...
    Singapore still hopeful of hosting World Cup matches
    Singapore still hopeful of hosting World Cup matches
    Singapore still wants to host Rugby World Cup (RWC) matches for the 2019 event contrary to widespread reports the city state had withdrawn...
    Vettel's championship candle still burning
    Vettel's championship candle still burning
    Sebastian Vettel refused to give up on the Formula One title after wrestling his wounded Red Bull into fourth place at the Singapore Grand Prix on...
    Nadal floors Federer in epic final
    Nadal floors Federer in epic final
    Rafa Nadal ground Roger Federer's dreams of a record-equalling 14th grand slam singles crown into dust on Sunday, triumphing in a pulsating...
    Serena survives scorcher to join Russians in semis
    Serena survives scorcher to join Russians in semis
    Serena Williams survived the onset of a once-in-a-century heatwave and endured an out-of-body experience on Wednesday to oust Svetlana Kuznetsova...
    Djokovic wilts as mercury soars in Melbourne
    Djokovic wilts as mercury soars in Melbourne
    Australia's brutal January weather claimed another victim on Tuesday when defending champion Novak Djokovic quit midway through his Australian Open...
    Federer exudes confidence on eve of Australian Open
    Federer exudes confidence on eve of Australian Open
    Rafael Nadal swiped his top ranking and his Wimbledon crown, Andy Murray stole his thunder when a number of bookmakers installed him as favourite...
    Els overhauls local hero to lead Singapore Open
    Els overhauls local hero to lead Singapore Open
    Ernie Els overhauled local favourite Lam Chih Bing with two birdies in three holes to snatch the lead at the $5-million Singapore Open on Friday....
    Blatter presses on with foreign quota plan
    Blatter presses on with foreign quota plan
    Fifa president Sepp Blatter will forge ahead with plans to curb the number of foreign players at soccer clubs, saying on Tuesday that the organisation should coral the world of sport into helping make it happen....
    Grobbelaar weighs into Liverpool rotation row
    Grobbelaar weighs into Liverpool rotation row
    The row over Liverpool manager Rafael Benitez's squad rotation system continued to rumble on Wednesday as former Anfield goalkeeper Bruce Grobbelaar said lack of continuity was at the root of the Premier League club's ills....