England are poised to name three players aged 21 or younger in their starting backline to face South Africa in the second Test at Ellis Park this Saturday.
Distance does not always lend enchantment.
Manny Pacquiao suffered his first defeat in seven years, a split decision to unbeaten Timothy Bradley that enraged fans of the Philippine boxer who’s won world championships in eight weight classes.
Bradley Wiggins and Team Sky will travel to the Tour de France in two and a half weeks as the favourites after the triple Olympic champion's second successive win in the Critérium du Dauphiné, coupled with a dominant performance on the key mountain and time trial stages from his team-mates.
The former men's world No1 Marat Safin once said that the reason Maria Sharapova is so strong mentally is because she is not really Russian, that her many years spent in the United States had hardened her.
Manny Pacquiao's loss to Timothy Bradley shocked nearly all obersvers - notably the fighters themselves.
Timothy Bradley was outboxed and outpowered by Manny Pacquiao at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on Saturday night, yet was somehow awarded a split decision that again shocked the boxing world.
The Rio mayor, Eduardo Paes, launched a feisty defence of Olympic preparations on Wednesday as the host city marked the one-year countdown to the 2016 Games with a presidential gala and a test rowing event.
Adam Peaty set a world record in winning his 50m breaststroke semi-final as he closes in on his second gold medal at the world championships in Kazan, having claimed victory over 100m 24 hours earlier.
A nine year-old bat boy has died after being hit in the head during a National Baseball Congress World Series game in Kansas on Saturday.