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Hero Robertson left kicking himself despite Hong Kong's epic victory

Man-of-the-match Keith Robertson was still trying to figure out what went wrong with his goal kicking the day after Hong Kong secured a perfect start to the third HSBC Asian Five Nations season by beating South Korea.

Monday, 26 April, 2010, 12:00am

Purton cleans up on the dirt, but fails to gun down Chadwick in Challenge

Australian rider Zac Purton is finishing the season with a real flourish and landed the entire all-weather programme yesterday, but still had to bow to star apprentice Matthew Chadwick in the Jockey Challenge honours.

22 Jun 2009 - 12:00am

On the ball

Regardless of nationality, anyone watching the recent soccer match between England and the defending European Champions France would have to agree on what an incredible turnaround game it was. Seeing Zinedine Zidane (recently named world player of the year) strike two late goals was impressive, even if you wound up in the same emotional state as David Beckham: tearful.

21 Jun 2004 - 12:00am


THIS WEEK IN HISTORY November 8, 1970

The New Orleans Saints' have had a miserable season thus far and it doesn't look like they are about to turn it around today at the Tulane Stadium against the visiting Detroit Lions.

16 Nov 2003 - 12:00am

Scots hold on for win

ARWEL Thomas missed a conversion kick in the final minute as Scotland hung on to a 16-14 victory yesterday to stay on course for a Five Nations rugby union Grand Slam.

After the two teams had swapped tries, one for Scotland by fly-half Gregor Townsend and one for Wales by winger Wayne Proctor, Thomas had the chance to tie the game.

18 Feb 1996 - 12:00am