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Rondo headed from Celtics to Mavs

The Boston Celtics have traded versatile point guard Rajon Rondo to the Dallas Mavericks for three key players and an NBA first- and second‑round...

Canadian teenager Henderson turns professional

Brooke Henderson, a 17-year‑old Canadian who was golf's top‑ranked female amateur, on Thursday announced her decision to turn professional...

Aguirre to coach Japan at Asian Cup despite fixing case

Javier Aguirre will remain coach of Japan through next month's Asian Cup despite being named in a match‑fixing case in Spain.

San Lorenzo dream of unlikely win over Real Madrid

San Lorenzo, undeterred by the big gulf that separates them from Real Madrid, have vowed to play with "a knife between our teeth" when they face the...

Injured Tsonga out of Hopman Cup

French number one Jo‑Wilfried Tsonga on Thursday pulled out of January's mixed team Hopman Cup in Australia due to an arm injury, organisers...

Armitage banned for 12 weeks after abusive rant

Armitage banned for 12 weeks after abusive rant

Spain's Movistar team to ride at Australia Tour Down Under

Spain's Movistar Team will return to the Australia's Tour Down Under next month with an experienced squad, organisers said on Thursday.

Ex-Olympic champ Guenot banned for doping violations

Steeve Guenot, who won wrestling gold at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, was banned for a year by the French anti‑doping agen

Japan has six months to merge basketball domestic leagues: FIBA

Japan has six months to hammer out a plan for merging its two national basketball leagues, or risk not...

Rory's the story in golf after stellar year

Rory McIlroy dominated golf in 2014, winning two majors, recapturing the world number one spot and starring in Europe's