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Carlton overpower AFL cellar dwellars St Kilda at Etihad Stadium

Guardian Sport - Sun, 07/06/2014 - 02:27
  • Carlton 24.7 (151) beat St Kilda 10.6 (66)
  • The Blues' biggest win of season 2014

Carlton's big forwards had a field day against St Kilda on Sunday as the Blues dominated the second half to score an 85-point win at Etihad Stadium.

Carlton snapped a five-game losing streak to win 24.7 (151) to St Kilda's 10.6 (66) in front of a crowd of 29,297. It was Carlton's biggest winning margin of the season as they moved to a 5-10 record.

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Cooper Cronk calms niggled Johnathan Thurston ahead of Origin III

Guardian Sport - Sun, 07/06/2014 - 01:47
  • Maroons playmaker JT welcomes back his right hand man
  • 'Has calmness beyond his years ... knows how to win a game'

The return of Cooper Cronk's calming influence could not have come soon enough for Queensland pivot Johnathan Thurston.

Thurston has predicted more niggling tactics from NSW in Wednesday night's State of Origin series finale at Suncorp Stadium after tensions threatened to reach boiling point in game two in Sydney.

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Argentina into World Cup semis after 24-year drought

Observer Sport - Sun, 07/06/2014 - 01:14
BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Gonzalo Higuain’s first goal of this World Cup sent Argentina into the semi-finals yesterday with a 1-0 win over a disappointing Belgium.

Gerald Brooms

Stabroek - Sun, 07/06/2014 - 00:54

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WORLD CUP 2014 - Dutch keeper Krul a shootout hero

Express - Sun, 07/06/2014 - 00:41
The Netherlands survived a nerve-wracking penalty shootout against Costa Rica on Saturday, with substitute goalkeeper Tim Krul the unlikely hero, to set up a World Cup semi-final against Argentina after the South Americans beat Belgium 1-0.

Charles Blair

Stabroek - Sun, 07/06/2014 - 00:39

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Rising Aussie tennis star Nick Kyrgios targets rest before US campaign

Guardian Sport - Sun, 07/06/2014 - 00:38
  • Wimbledon conqueror of Rafael Nadal returns home
  • 'I'm just going to relax and not think too far ahead'

Nick Kyrgios has returned home playing down the hip injury incurred during his Wimbledon heroics - and planning some much-needed rest before targeting the US Open.

Wimbledon wildcard Kyrgios became a worldwide tennis sensation when he toppled world No.1 Rafael Nadal to reach the quarter-finals.

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Latchmin Ramkissoon aka Dorathy

Stabroek - Sun, 07/06/2014 - 00:18

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Ramrattie Rebai-Ogle

Stabroek - Sun, 07/06/2014 - 00:18

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Jason & Julian Martin

Stabroek - Sun, 07/06/2014 - 00:16

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Claude Mingo

Stabroek - Sun, 07/06/2014 - 00:13

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Abiola Duesbury

Stabroek - Sun, 07/06/2014 - 00:06

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