FIFA has bowed to calls from the footballers union and will start seven World Cup matches three hours later to avoid highest heat and humidity in Brazil.
2:55 AM - Sun, 08 Dec 2013
Newcastle United have won at Old Trafford for the first time since 1972, the 1-0 result leaving Manchester United ninth in the Premier League standings.
2:23 AM - Sun, 08 Dec 2013
New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum says they may look to refresh their bowling attack for the second Test after high workloads in the drawn Dunedin Test.
2:03 AM - Sun, 08 Dec 2013
Thai golfer Pornanong Phatlum has beaten world No.3 American Stacy Lewis by one shot to win the last event of the Ladies European Tour season.
2:02 AM - Sun, 08 Dec 2013
Polish driver Robert Kubica is international motor sport's personality of the year, having earned a factory rally drive after his Formula One career.
1:54 AM - Sun, 08 Dec 2013
India's Olympic Association is facing expulsion from the Olympic movement due to government interference in its election process.
1:32 AM - Sun, 08 Dec 2013
The head of Germany's ski federation, Alfons Hoermann, has been elected head of the nation's Olympic body to replace new IOC boss Thomas Bach.
12:54 AM - Sun, 08 Dec 2013
Drug cheat Lance Armstrong has apologised to Christophe Bassons, the cyclist he hounded off the 1999 Tour de France because of his doping stance.
12:06 AM - Sun, 08 Dec 2013
World ice dance champions Meryl Davis and Charlie White of the US have firmed as favourites for the Olympics with their fifth straight Grand Prix title.
12:02 AM - Sun, 08 Dec 2013
Daniel McBreen has scored his first goal of the A-League season to give the Central Coast Mariners a 1-0 home win over Sydney FC in Gosford.
11:26 PM - Sat, 07 Dec 2013