Nightmarish US Open course set-up backfires for officials after winds

The Shinnecock Hills course turns into a different beast after winds and low humidity bake the greens to a crisp

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Iceland have Nigeria in sights after taming Messi at World Cup

Islanders seek to advance to the next round in a must-win game for the Super Eagles

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Ball-tampering charge for Sri Lanka skipper

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All Black injuries pile up ahead of Test in Dunedin

Beauden Barrett fails a head injury assessment

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Boks have to be wary of England backlash in Bloemfontein

The Springboks will be desperate to avoid the fate that befell them on a bitterly cold June evening 18 years ago

Rassie tinkers with Springbok team ahead of England backlash

The national coach brings in some big guns to take on England in the second Test in Bloemfontein

England put up Brad Shields for Boks

The New Zealander will bolster England’s line-out in Bloem on Saturday

Fit Salah a relief for 100-million frantic Egyptians

The striker’s return after weeks of uncertainty is a huge boost for Egypt at the World Cup 2018

Jockeys Callan Murray and Grant van Niekerk off to Hong Kong

The Hong Kong Jockey Club has issued licences to the South Africans after two Australian jockeys call it a day

Russia thump Saudi Arabia in dramatic World Cup start

Russian President Vladimir Putin officially opens the tournament, telling the 80,000-strong crowd: ‘Love for football unites the entire world’

Here's who our reporters think will win the 2018 World Cup

Tiso Blackstar sport journalists have stuck out their necks and peered into their crystal balls to answer the tournament's key questions

Dané lays down the law as SA hunt series win

National women’s cricket team captain talks tough ahead of ODI decider in Canterbury

Russia will challenge opponents, says coach

Slump has led to Russia being the lowest ranked team in the 32-team World Cup

Rassie Erasmus hints at changing Bok winning team

Erasmus has been dropping hints that he will give other strong candidates a chance to star

Tall task awaits Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson

Woods will put his fused spine and gradually improving game to the test at Shinnecock Hills

England boosted for Bloem as stalwart Joe Launchbury returns

Vital Launchbury is back to full training, but visitors know they have to find a way to blunt the effectiveness of De Klerk and Le Roux

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