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Julio Cesar practicing normally again after injury

June 11, 2010 11:18:54 am

Cesar had not trained at full strength since getting hurt in a warmup game against Zimbabwe on June 2,when he fell awkwardly.

Eto’o ready to lead Cameroon: Le Guen

June 11, 2010 11:11:46 am

Cameroon coach Paul Le Guen is publicly backing Samuel Eto'o despite the star striker's threats to quit the team.

Italy’s Lippi coy on plans for Cup open

June 10, 2010 5:29:05 pm

The Italian coach has not told his team what formation they will play in Monday's World Cup Group F opener against Paraguay.

Swiss captain Frei in doubt for Spain opener

June 10, 2010 12:34:31 pm

Alex Frei is doubtful for their opening World Cup game against Spain next week after hurting his right ankle in training.

Journalist held up at gunpoint,2 others robbed

June 9, 2010 6:28:46 pm

A Portuguese photographer was held up at gunpoint early Wednesday and two other journalists were also robbed at the same World Cup hotel. Antonio Simoes said he woke around 4 a.m.

Terry says he still feels like he’s in charge

June 9, 2010 12:20:25 pm

Losing the captain’s armband for his off field antics has made no difference to John Terry’s approach to the game and he still behaves like he is in charge of the team while playing.

Drogba to rejoin Ivory Coast team mates

June 7, 2010 5:43:29 pm

Didier Drogba will rejoin the Ivory Coast World Cup squad after weekend surgery on a fractured arm.

Injury-free Argentina in good shape says Demichelis

June 7, 2010 2:12:33 pm

Injury-free Argentina are in better shape than Nigeria ahead of the teams’ World Cup Group B opener on Saturday,central defender Martin Demichelis said.

Injured Robben to remain in Dutch squad

June 7, 2010 2:03:45 pm

Netherlands coach Bert van Marwijk will keep Arjen Robben in his World Cup squad after the winger’s hamstring injury proved less serious than first thought following a scan on Sunday.

England’s ‘invisible man’ set to take centre stage

June 7, 2010 10:57:18 am

In injured captain Rio Ferdinand's absence,Ledley King is ready to realise his World Cup dreams.

Lampard confident of WC success

June 4, 2010 2:43:47 pm

Lampard reckons that his team’s patchy form ahead of the World Cup in South Africa will have no negative impact on how they perform during the tournament.

Top 10 World Cup Upsets

June 4, 2010 1:43:51 pm

Over the last eighty years,the World Cup has produced some of football’s biggest shocks.

England strong enough to win World Cup: Cole

June 1, 2010 3:03:43 pm

England left-back Ashley Cole has made it clear that the Three Lions are strong enough to win the World Cup,and be at the centre of the ultimate showpiece occasion in South Africa’s Soccer City on July 11.

Colombia team robbed by SAfrica hotel workers

May 28, 2010 3:55:10 pm

Police say two hotel workers stole money from members of Colombia’s football team,which is in South Africa for a friendly against the World Cup host.

Aussie cheerleader set to strip off for LFL

May 28, 2010 3:31:56 pm

An Aussie cheergirl could end up becoming the first Australian woman to play gridiron in the Lingerie Football League in the US.

Denmark finalizes World Cup squad

May 28, 2010 3:23:31 pm

Denmark coach Morten Olsen has finalized his 23-man World Cup squad by dropping four players.

France leave mountains with team spirit sky high

May 25, 2010 5:25:52 pm

France leave their picturesque base with their 23-man squad for South Africa in a relaxed and confident mood.

England soccer chief quits over bribe,sex scandal

May 17, 2010 9:40:25 am

Triesman leaves FA reeling from yet another scandal.

Chelsea win dramatic Cup final to seal double

May 16, 2010 11:26:30 am

Chelsea won a dramatic FA Cup final 1-0 and clinch their first League and Cup Double.

World body chief slams organisation

May 14, 2010 12:20:44 am

FILA president Raphael Martinetti took a swipe at the organisers of the 2010 Commonwealth Games after technical and policing issues marred the Senior Asian Wrestling Championship....

Forget men we’ll compensate: WI women’s team

May 13, 2010 12:43:52 pm

West Indian women's cricketers are determined to make up for the men team what they need is support from the cricket-crazy Caribbean people.

Hauritz improved the most: Warne

May 12, 2010 2:16:46 pm

Former Australian spinner Shane Warne has hailed off-spinner Nathan Hauritz as one of world cricket's most improved players.

Malik signs up with Lancashire for T20 county campaign

May 11, 2010 4:26:29 pm

Former Pakistan captain Shoaib Malik has signed up with English county side Lancashire for the team's upcoming domestic Twenty20 season.

BCCI prays Aus to play Tests with India

May 5, 2010 3:17:32 pm

Keen to give India enough opportunities to maintain their number one Test ranking,BCCI has requested CA to replace a seven-match One-day series with two Tests and three ODIs.

Tiger’s ‘121 affairs’ mark 5-yr marriage

April 29, 2010 12:16:19 pm

Tiger Woods forged no bonds post-marriage to Elin,at least that seems to be the message his actions are sending.