TOUGH OPENER: Kim Swee's boys taken to the limit by much improved Brunei
LEE Chong Wei can end the year in style as no player looks capable of stopping the World No 1 from winning a fourth Super Series Finals crown at the Cheras Badminton Stadium beginning today.
ADELAIDE: England captain Alastair Cook has called on his players to search their souls for hidden resolve and dig themselves out of the deepest of Ashes holes, but mining reserves of character may not be enough to counter Mitchell Johnson on Perth's WACA pitch.
LONDON: England are heading for a 5-0 Ashes series drubbing in Australia unless they can recover mentally from two crushing defeats, former captain Michael Vaughan said on Monday.
MOSCOW: Russia manager Fabio Capello said on Monday that he considered his team to be the favourites of the 2014 World Cup finals Group H ahead of Belgium, South Korea and Algeria.
SAO PAULO: Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari would rather play Spain or the Netherlands if the hosts make the last 16 of the World Cup finals than South American rivals Chile.
HOOLIGANISM: World Cup security questions raised after Sunday's clashes
SAO PAULO: Three fans remained hospitalised on Monday a day after violent clashes erupted during a football league match in southern Brazil, hospital officials said.
LONDON: Former English Premier League striker DJ Campbell has been arrested as part of a spot-fixing investigation, his club Blackburn Rovers said on Monday.
LONDON: Two unlikely goalscorers lifted a largely dull mid-table Premier League clash between Swansea City and Hull City who shared the points in a 1-1 draw at the Liberty Stadium on Monday.