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Haile Gebrselassie speaks out on Doping

Athletics and long distance running legend Haile Gebrselassie is calling on sporting bodies to do more to clean up the sport. He fears the...

Djokovic cruises to 5th Miami title after victory in final

Novak Djokovic was in fine form enduring an early afternoon heat to win the Miami Open after beating Andy Murray 7-6, 4-6, 6-0 on...

Abu Dhabi team wins second stage of Volvo Ocean Race

Abu Dhabi Ocean racing team endured tough weather conditions to win the second stage of the Volvo Ocean race on Sunday. The team skippered...

Morocco cleared to play 2017 and 2019 Cup of Nations

Morocco's football team is now clear to play at the 2017 and 2019 Africa Cup of Nations after the Court of Arbitration for Sport...

Danilo signs six year contract with Real Madrid

Real Madrid have have announced they have reached an agreement with Porto over the signature of their Brazilian fullback Danilo, who will join the...

New Zealand cricketer Daniel Vettori retires

New Zealand left-arm spinner Daniel Vettori confirmed his retirement from international cricket upon the team's return from the World Cup.  The 36-year-old former captain...

First football academy opened in Mogadishu

Football in Somalia has received yet another boost, with the opening of the first football academy in Mogadishu. In just two years, football in...

Cycling struggles to make a mark in Uganda

Cycling is a growing sport in Africa, but it is struggling to gain a foothold in Uganda. Competitive cycling faces many challenges in the...

Kenya takes gold in world cross country races

Kenya won the senior men's and women's races at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships in Guiyang, China on Saturday. Geoffrey Kipsang Kamworor and...

Lionel Messi’s foot injury isn’t serious

Barcelona and Argentina attacker Lionel Messi trained with the national team in Washington D.C ahead of their international friendly against El Salvador this coming...
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