FIFA World Cup opens S.Africa to terror attacks
South Africa, which has long sought to reassure
visitors about its crime rate, is now soothing concerns about the
risk of terror attacks during the football World Cup, just two weeks
Claws sharpened as French girls Rezai, Bartoli fall out
Aravane Rezai and Marion Bartoli, France’s top
two players, are locked in a bitter feud at Roland Garros that has
spilled over into an ugly public slanging match.
County player in England approached to fix matches - report
England captain Andrew Strauss has called on
county players to use self-policing to make sure the domestic game
is purged of the threat of match-fixing.
New cricket selectors
Sports Minister Chandrasiri Bandara Ratnayake on
Wednesday named a new cricket selection committee which will be
headed by former Sri Lanka captain Aravinda de Silva.