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Cricket World Cup: India beats Proteas after three previous losses

India has bowled out the South African team in Melbourne; announcing themselves as genuine contenders to defend their World Cup title.

Li beats Cibulkova to claim Australian Open tennis title

China's Li Na overcame poor serving and an errant forehand in her first set against Slovakia's Dominika Cibulkova to win her second Grand Slam.

Vintage Federer books Murray quarterfinal

Roger Federer has beaten Jo Wilfried Tsonga at the Australian Open and will face Wimbledon champion Andy Murray in a quarterfinal.

Sri Lanka’s dismal innings overshadows Sangakkara’s milestone

Sri Lanka's disappointing innings in the opening day of their Test against Australia has dampened Kumar Sangakkara's achievement of 10 000 Test runs.

Inspirational Du Plessis carries Proteas to Test draw

Faf du Plessis hit an inspirational century as South Africa drew against Australia in the second Test, ending on 248-8 in a nail-biting finish.

Proteas vs Australia: The uphill battle to save 2nd test

Australia have dismissed SA for 388 on the third day of the second test, after Jacques Kallis and Faf Du Plessis guided the team past the follow-on.

Home hero Adam Scott wins Australian Masters

Local favourite Adam Scott has won the $1-million Australian Masters , beating Briton Adam Poulter by four strokes.

Struggling Boks change it up for All Blacks clash

South Africa have made two changes to their forward pack for the Rugby Championship Test against New Zealand on Saturday.

Nadal reaches Australian Open quarters

Rafa Nadal blew hot and cold against fellow Spaniard Feliciano Lopez but has emerged to become the first man into the Australian Open quarter-finals.

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