Issue: November 08, 2010   (Archive)
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Farrell dropped for Wallabies clash
England dropped Owen Farrell to the bench and recalled specialist center Billy Twelvetrees to midfield in a bid to finish a disappointing November rugby campaign with victory against Australia at Twickenham tomorrow.

`Man of the masses' Pacquiao to sell mansion
World boxing champion Manny Pacquiao said he would sell his mansion in one of Manila's swankiest areas after neighbors complained of his visitors wearing shabby clothing.

Murray engaged to long-time sweetheart
Tennis star Andy Murray announced his engagement to long-time girlfriend Kim Sears.

Spieth steals show from Open favorites
US Masters runner-up Jordan Spieth upstaged tournament drawcards Rory McIlroy and Adam Scott to grab a one- shot lead after the opening round of the Australian Open in Sydney.

Resilient Reds delight Rodgers
Beleaguered Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers was delighted by his team's resilience following the 2-2 draw with Ludogorets which gave them a good chance of reaching the last 16.

Gunner fires back
Arsene Wenger celebrated Arsenal's progress to the last 16 of the Champions League by taking a swipe at critics.

Oz batsman still in critical condition after brain scans
More than 24 hours after being hit behind the left ear by a short-pitched ball, Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes remained in critical condition after undergoing emergency surgery, as family and friends kept vigil at his hospital bedside.

McIlroy looking past Australia to Masters
Rory McIlroy is back to defend his Australian Open title in Sydney, where he kickstarted his career last year. But golf's No1 player admits that the next US Masters is never far from his mind.

'Secret' ban faces appeal
The World Anti-Doping Agency may appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport after Chinese swimming star Sun Yang served a three-month doping ban in secret.

Big day looms for Corporate Sevens
Fourteen teams will compete in the Savills Hong Kong Corporate Sevens at the So Kon Po rugby pitch on December 7.



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