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  • NewSerena beats Wozniacki, sets up Halep rematch
    Serena Williams will get a chance to avenge a humiliating loss against Simona Halep after they both advanced to the championship match of the season-ending WTA Finals with victories in contrasting style on Saturday.
    - 27 mins ago, 25 Oct 14, 2:48pm -
  • NewRival offers to forfeit title after Wash. tragedy
    The Oak Harbor Wildcats, who were scheduled to host Marysville Pilchuck High on Friday night for the Wesco 3A North division title in Washington, have offered to instead accept second place following Friday's fatal shooting at Pilchuck.
    - 1 hour ago, 25 Oct 14, 1:53pm -
  • NewMariota throws 5 TDs as Oregon trumps Cal
    Marcus Mariota matched his season high with five touchdown passes and broke the Oregon record for career passing yards in the No. 6 Ducks' 59-41 victory over California on Friday night in the first college game at Levi's Stadium.
    - 2 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 12:57pm -
  • Royals edge Giants, grab 2-1 Series lead
    Jeremy Guthrie pitched shutout ball into the sixth inning, Lorenzo Cain drove in an early run off Tim Hudson and made a pair of nifty catches, and the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 3-2 on Friday night to take a 2-1 World Series lea…
    - 6 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 8:45am -
  • Kobe salutes Nash: Ailing PG gave it his all
    Kobe Bryant said Steve Nash can go to sleep at night knowing he did everything he could do in order to return this season.
    - 8 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 7:38am -
  • Manning: 'Not scoreboard op's best night'
    Peyton Manning will "have a little talk" with the scoreboard operator in the wake of what the Broncos QB says were distractions during Denver's win against the Chargers.
    - 9 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 6:37am -
  • U.S. women top Mexico to clinch WCup berth
    After the United States' path to the World Cup hit a snag four years ago, Carli Lloyd was happy to help send the team through smoothly this time.
    - 9 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 5:52am -
  • Williams: 'Feel strongly' Heels did things right
    The specter of another NCAA probe has taken its toll on North Carolina coach Roy Williams.
    - 10 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 5:24am -
  • Rays manager Maddon opts out, leaving team
    Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon has exercised an opt-out clause in his contract and is leaving the team immediately.
    - 10 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 5:10am -
  • PGA ousts prez for Poulter 'girl' comments
    Ted Bishop was ousted Friday as president of the PGA of America over a sexist tweet and Facebook post directed at Ian Poulter.
    - 12 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 2:55am -

REUTER SPORTS

  • NewMulaudzi lost control of vehicle on curve – authorities

    Mulaudzi lost control of vehicle on curve – authorities

    CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Mbulaeni Mulaudzi died when his car overturned at a curve on a regional road in Mpumalanga province in the early hours of Friday, South African authorities said on Saturday.
    - 16 mins ago, 25 Oct 14, 2:59pm -
  • NewWozniacki targets New York marathon after tennis loss

    Wozniacki targets New York marathon after tennis loss

    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - A glutton for punishment or a woman on a mission? Either way, Caroline Wozniacki has no intentions of putting her feet up just yet after her last tennis match of the season.
    - 47 mins ago, 25 Oct 14, 2:28pm -
  • NewWilliams puts friendship to side against Wozniacki

    Williams puts friendship to side against Wozniacki

    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - There were no wild celebrations or fist pumps from Serena Williams after she beat Caroline Wozniacki at the WTA Finals on Saturday.
    - 49 mins ago, 25 Oct 14, 2:26pm -
  • NewWilliams and Halep advance to final

    Williams and Halep advance to final

    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Serena Williams, her insatiable will to win as strong as ever, regained her composure after smashing her racquet and being on the brink of defeat to beat Caroline Wozniacki 2-6 6-3 7-6(6) on Saturday and reach the title match at…
    - 1 hour ago, 25 Oct 14, 2:09pm -
  • NewCaterham and Marussia to miss next races - Ecclestone

    Caterham and Marussia to miss next races - Ecclestone

    LONDON (Reuters) - The struggling Caterham and Marussia Formula One teams will both miss next week's U.S. Grand Prix in Austin, Texas, the sport's commercial supremo Bernie Ecclestone told Reuters on Saturday.
    - 1 hour ago, 25 Oct 14, 2:04pm -
  • NewBiting is appalling but harmless, says Suarez

    Biting is appalling but harmless, says Suarez

    LONDON (Reuters) - Biting opponents may be appalling but it is harmless and should not be punished as severely as a bad tackle, says controversial Barcelona striker Luis Suarez.
    - 1 hour ago, 25 Oct 14, 1:59pm -
  • Mourinho is a very Special One, says Van Gaal

    Mourinho is a very Special One, says Van Gaal

    MANCHESTER (Reuters) - Louis van Gaal says the visit of Jose Mourinho and his Chelsea side to Old Trafford on Sunday will be extra special for the Manchester United manager as he greets his "modest" former apprentice.
    - 6 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 9:11am -
  • Murray improves London chances with Valencia win

    Murray improves London chances with Valencia win

    MADRID (Reuters) - Andy Murray collected more points to aid his World Tour finals qualification bid when he fought back from a set down to beat Kevin Anderson 6-7(3) 6-4 6-4 in the quarter-finals of the Valencia Open on Friday.
    - 6 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 9:09am -
  • Torrid season over as Nadal opts for surgery

    Torrid season over as Nadal opts for surgery

    LONDON (Reuters) - Rafa Nadal's announcement on Friday that he will miss the ATP World Tour Finals because of appendicitis ended a difficult year for the Spaniard during which he has endured injury, illness and worrying defeats.
    - 6 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 9:05am -
  • PGA president fired for 'insensitive' remarks

    PGA president fired for 'insensitive' remarks

    (Reuters) - PGA of America president Ted Bishop was removed from office on Friday by his board of directors for "insensitive gender-based statements" posted on social media at the expense of English golfer Ian Poulter.
    - 6 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 8:50am -

ASSOCIATED PRESS

  • Unpaid volunteers worth millions to Olympic Games

    Unpaid volunteers worth millions to Olympic Games

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rio needs 70,000 unpaid volunteers for the 2016 Olympics and Paralympics, and Brazilian Olympic medalist Ricardo Prado is making a pitch with a deadline for signups just three weeks away.
    - 6 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 9:24am -
  • Mariota throws 5 TD passes, No. 6 Oregon beats Cal

    Mariota throws 5 TD passes, No. 6 Oregon beats Cal

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Marcus Mariota threw a rare interception — his first since the Oregon State game last season — on a pass that was deflected twice.
    - 8 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 7:31am -
  • Finnegan passes test, Royals stop Giants in Game 3

    Finnegan passes test, Royals stop Giants in Game 3

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Summoned in a tough spot, Royals rookie Brandon Finnegan trotted in from the bullpen, threw his warmup pitches and then did something curious.
    - 8 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 7:04am -
  • Bishop ousted as PGA of America president

    Bishop ousted as PGA of America president

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Ted Bishop was never afraid to take a risk or share his strong opinions on any subject during his 23 months as president of the PGA of America. Ultimately, that wound up costing him his job.
    - 11 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 4:03am -
  • Vargas to take on Vogelsong in Game 4 of Series

    Vargas to take on Vogelsong in Game 4 of Series

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Even though Jason Vargas will be making his World Series debut for Kansas City in Game 4, the Fall Classic atmosphere in San Francisco will not be foreign to him.
    - 11 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 4:01am -

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KICK OFF

  • NewBREAKING: Downs terminate Manqele deal
    KickOff.com can reveal that Mamelodi Sundowns have terminated the contract of Edward Manqele.
    - 2 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 1:42pm -
  • NewThe numbers: Sundowns vs AmaZulu
    Mamelodi Sundowns and AmaZulu will battle for a place in the semifinals of the Telkom Knockout when they meet at Loftus Stadium this afternoon.
    - 2 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 1:14pm -
  • NewMCDC: Chiefs crash out
    Kaizer Chiefs have failed to qualify for the MultiChoice Diski Challenge quarterfinals after a 3-1 defeat to University of Pretoria.
    - 3 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 12:21pm -

SOCCER WAY

FOUR FOUR TWO

EURO SPORTS

  • Tolstykh voted Russian FA chief
    Nikolai Tolstykh, ousted as head of the Russian Professional Football League (PFL) two years ago, was elected president of the country's Football Union (RFU) on Monday.
    - 3 Sep 12, 3:10pm -
  • Former league boss Tolstykh voted Russian FA chief
    Nikolai Tolstykh, ousted as head of the Russian Professional Football League (PFL) two years ago, was elected president of the country's Football Union (RFU) on Monday.
    - 3 Sep 12, 3:10pm -
  • Pienaar ruled out
    Injury has forced Everton midfielder Steven Pienaar to withdrawn from South Africa's squad due to play international friendlies this week.
    - 3 Sep 12, 3:07pm -
  • Partizan win marred by crowd trouble
    Serbian champions Partizan Belgrade came from behind to beat city rivals OFK 3-1 on Sunday, but their success was marred by serious crowd trouble among groups of their own fans.
    - 2 Sep 12, 9:25pm -
  • Slew set for spell on sidelines
    On-loan Oldham striker Jordan Slew suffered another injury setback during the 1-0 win over Portsmouth. Slew was hurt against Walsall and missed the Stevenage game, returning to parent club Blackburn for treatment.
    - 2 Sep 12, 2:49pm -
  • New Spurs deal for Lennon
    Tottenham have confirmed winger Aaron Lennon has signed a new contract which commits him to the club until 2016.
    - 1 Sep 12, 11:41am -
  • Templeton joins Rangers
    Winger David Templeton has signed for Rangers after Hearts accepted a bid from the Ibrox club.
    - 1 Sep 12, 9:55am -
  • Kane makes Norwich switch
    Norwich have announced the signing of Tottenham striker Harry Kane on a season-long loan.
    - 1 Sep 12, 9:48am -
  • Hornets grab loan quintet
    Watford manager Gianfranco Zola has moved to sign five players on loan from Udinese on deadline day with an option to sign them on a permanent basis.
    - 31 Aug 12, 11:10pm -