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Vietnam to invest $4.8mn in training 20 elite athletes abroad Vietnam will send 20 elite athletes on overseas training trips in the hope of winning medals at the 2016 Olympic Games in Brazil and the 2018 Asian Games in Indonesia
    Vietnam to invest $4.8mn in training 20 elite athletes abroad Published: 03/02/2015 10:22 Vietnam will send 20 elite athletes on overseas training trips in the hope of winning medals at the 2016 Olympic Games in Brazil and the 2018 Asian Games in Indonesia
    Terry urges team mates to replicate success of last decade Published: 03/02/2015 07:54 John Terry earned the 13th major winner's medal of his 20-year Chelsea career on Sunday with a commanding defensive performance and his first Cup goal, then urged his young team mates to use the win over Tottenham as a springboard to more success
    Sydney FC win derby thriller, Perth stay top in A-League Published: 03/01/2015 15:43 A late Terry Antonis strike gave Sydney FC a 4-3 win over Western Sydney Wanderers in an A-League derby thriller at the weekend that effectively ensured the Asian champions would not feature in the playoffs this year
    Liverpool in shootout misery, holders Sevilla win Published: 02/27/2015 08:30 Liverpool's Europa League campaign ended at the scene of one of their greatest European triumphs as they lost 5-4 on penalties to Besiktas in the Ataturk Stadium on Thursday on a woeful night for British clubs
    Monaco heap more Champions League agony on Arsenal Published: 02/26/2015 08:12 AS Monaco gave Arsenal a lesson in patient, counter-attacking football to win their Champions League last 16 first leg-match 3-1 in London on Wednesday, heaping more European agony on Arsene Wenger
    First Vietnam tourist team to cycle from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok Published: 02/25/2015 10:46 Twelve members of the cycling club Land Saigon will kick off their 1,000km trans-national journey from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok via Phnom Penh in March, the first Vietnamese amateur team to cycle to Thailand
    Road rage not a concern for Simeone's Atletico Published: 02/24/2015 10:05 Atletico Madrid, tough to beat on the road in the Champions League, pose a stern test for a Bayer Leverkusen side in poor form and with an equally poor record against Spanish clubs in Europe
    Karlovic becomes oldest ATP winner since 1989 Published: 02/23/2015 08:50 Croatia's Ivo Karlovic became the oldest ATP winner since Jimmy Connors in 1989 when he captured the Delray Beach Open final on Sunday
    Ethiopia’s Negesse springs Tokyo marathon upset Published: 02/22/2015 14:19 Ethiopia’s Endeshaw Negesse destroyed a quality field including Olympic and world champion Stephen Kiprotich to produce a stunning upset in the Tokyo Marathon today.
    Fans and Vegas bookmakers abuzz over Mayweather-Pacquiao Published: 02/21/2015 08:51 Fight fans rejoiced and social media exploded on Friday at the news that the long-awaited clash between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao would at last take place in Las Vegas on May 2.