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  • Matuidi, Verratti join Van der Wiel on PSG sidelines

    Paris (AFP) - Paris Saint-Germain midfielders Blaise Matuidi and Marco Verratti joined defender Gregory Van der Wiel on the club's absentee list ahead of Wednesday's Champions League clash against Bayer Levekusen, coach Laurent Blanc confirmed.

    March 12, 2014, 5:20 am
  • Blanc to rest key midfielders for Leverkusen game

    By Julien Pretot PARIS (Reuters) - Laurent Blanc will rest key midfielders Marco Verratti and Blaise Matuidi as Paris St Germain have nothing to fear going into their Champions League l...

    March 12, 2014, 5:13 am
  • Newcastle's Pardew banned for seven games for head-butt

    LONDON (Reuters) - Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew will be banned from the touchline for seven matches following his head-butt on Hull City's David Meyler, the Football Association said on Tuesda...

    March 12, 2014, 4:47 am
  • Ugandan cricketers remain in NZ

    Raymond Otim and Faruk Ochimi remain in New Zealand, more than a month after leaving their teammates following the World Cup qualifiers.

    March 12, 2014, 4:02 am
  • Griffiths leaves Adelaide for Malaysia

    Striker Ryan Griffiths has left A-League club Adelaide United after just two months.

    March 12, 2014, 3:45 am
  • Pistorius argued with cop who touched his gun, friend says

    By Lynette Ndabambi PRETORIA (Reuters) - South African track star Oscar Pistorius had a row with a policeman who picked up his gun after pulling over his friend for speeding, saying "Yo...

    March 12, 2014, 3:28 am
  • Vettel ready to attack, despite problems

    Berlin (AFP) - Four-time Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel has said he plans to go on the attack in Sunday's season-opening Australian Grand Prix, despite problems with his Red Bull car.

    March 12, 2014, 3:27 am
  • NZ Paralympians battle weather in Super-Combined event

    Following their promising performances in the Super-G event at the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Games on Sunday, New Zealand Paralympians Adam Hall and Corey Peters returned to the Rosa Khutor Alpine Centre on Tuesday ready for action in the Super-combined event. Their first challenge, however, would be the weather. With rain and fog reducing visibility on course, competitors waited for close to four hours to see if conditions would improve enough to allow the race to start. In its usual format the Super-Combined event involves one run of a Super Giant Slalom (Super-G) course followed by a single run of Slalom on the same day. Times from the two runs are added together to determine the final results based on total time.

    March 12, 2014, 3:12 am
  • U.S. investment firm Baron has £90.16 million Man United stake

    LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. investment group Baron Capital has built up a stake worth about $150 million (£90.16 million) in English soccer champions Manchester United, it said in a regulatory filing on ...

    March 12, 2014, 3:08 am

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Rugby

Results

2013/14 Aviva Premiership (ENG)

2014 Super Rugby Tournament

2013/14 Aviva Premiership (ENG)

Schedule

2014 Super Rugby Tournament

5:35pm NZST Fri, 25th April
7:40pm NZST Fri, 25th April
5:10am NZST Sat, 26th April
7:35pm NZST Sat, 26th April
9:40pm NZST Sat, 26th April
3:05am NZST Sun, 27th April

League

Schedule

2014 NRL National Youth Competition

3:45pm NZST Fri, 25th April
5:05pm NZST Fri, 25th April
7:45pm NZST Fri, 25th April

2014 NRL Premiership Season

6:00pm NZST Fri, 25th April

Tennis

Live

2014 Barcelona Open

2014 Porsche Tennis Grand Prix

2014 BRD Nastase Tiriac Trophy

2014 Grand Prix de SAR La Princesse Lalla Meryem

Schedule

2013 Davis Cup 1st Rnd - KAZ v AUT

2:00am NZDT Sun, 3rd February

2013 Davis Cup World Group I 1st Rnd - TPE v AUS

2:00am NZDT Sun, 3rd February

2013 Fed Cup 1st Rnd - CZE v AUS

2:00am NZDT Sat, 9th February
2:00am NZDT Sun, 10th February

2013 Fed Cup 1st Rnd - ITA v USA

2:00am NZDT Sat, 9th February

2013 Open 13

2:00am NZDT Fri, 22nd February
2:00am NZDT Fri, 22nd February

2014 Barcelona Open

2:00am NZST Thu, 24th April

2014 Porsche Tennis Grand Prix

2:00am NZST Thu, 24th April

2014 BRD Nastase Tiriac Trophy

2:00am NZST Thu, 24th April

Football

Results

2013/14 UEFA Champions League

2014 AFC Champions League

Schedule

2013/14 UEFA Europa League

25 April 7:05am
25 April 7:05am

2013/14 French Ligue 1

Nantes v Marseille

26 April 6:30am

2013/14 Belgian Pro League

Zulte Waregem v Genk

26 April 6:30am

2013/14 German Bundesliga

26 April 6:30am