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Feb 28, 2018
Futuristic superhero characters chosen as mascots for 2020 Tokyo Olympics and ParalympicsThe Tokyo 2020 mascot will hope to replicate the success of Soohorang, the cuddly stuffed tiger from the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang handed out to athletes on the podium.
Feb 06, 2017
Joost van der Westhuizen, South African rugby legend, succumbs to motor neurone disease aged 45South African legend Joost van der Westhuizen died on Monday aged 45 after a long battle with motor neurone disease, triggering a wave of tributes to one of rugby's greatest.
Nov 01, 2015
New Zealand All Blacks run over Australia to win record third Rugby World CupNew Zealand have lost just three times in 54 matches since their triumph on home soil four years ago.
Oct 21, 2015
Pro Kabaddi fans, here’s why you must watch the Rugby World Cup climaxRugby’s sweat and blood are gorgeous in a different way,
Sep 20, 2015
Japan stun South Africa to create Rugby World Cup sensationA last-minute Karne Hesketh try secured a 34-32 win over two-time champions South Africa in one of the biggest shocks in Rugby World Cup history on Saturday.
Sep 08, 2013
Tokyo 2020: How the global sports power base is shifting to AsiaThe International Olympic Committee's decision to award the 2020 summer Olympics to Tokyo on Saturday reaffirmed the shifting power-base of global sport.
Oct 23, 2011
All Blacks take rugby world cup in thrillerThe All Blacks reclaimed the world cup after 24 years in a nail biting final
Oct 16, 2011
Rampant All Blacks set up final with FranceHosts New Zealand overwhelmed Australia 20-6 in a dazzling display of pace, power and possession at Eden Park on Sunday.
Sep 11, 2011
Hougaard try gives Springboks tense win over WalesThe Springboks begun their rugby World Cup defence with a nail-biting 17-16 victory against a fired-up Wales side.
Sep 09, 2011
For rugby fans, the party's in New ZealandThousands of rugby fans flooded onto the downtown streets of Auckland's waterfront on Friday as the country began the rugby World Cup in a carnival-like atmosphere.