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30 October 2018 2:30 PM Bismarck Du Plessis out for up to 2 months after neck surgery

Montpellier - South African hooker Bismarck Du Plessis has joined Montpellier's growing list of casualties after undergoing surgery on a neck injury that will sideline him for up to two months. Top 14 side Montpellier are already without a clutch of key players including South Africans Francois Steyn, Johan Goosen, Henry Immelman and Jacques Du Plessis 49

28 October 2018 3:56 PM Milivojevic strikes late as Palace halt Arsenal's winning run

London - Arsenal's 11-match winning run came to a dramatic end as Luka Milivojevic's late penalty rescued Crystal Palace in a contentious 2-2 draw on Sunday. Unai Emery's side failed to win a 12th successive match in all competitions as they fell short of the club's record of 14 victories in a row. Arsenal fell behind to the first of two Milivojevic 48

28 October 2018 3:47 PM SA's Anderson downs Nishikori for Vienna title

Vienna - Kevin Anderson won his second title of the season at the Erste Bank Open on Sunday, sealing his place at next month's ATP finals. The eighth-ranked Anderson defeated Kei Nishikori 6-3, 7-6 (3), handing his opponent his ninth straight defeat in a final. Anderson, who also won in New York in February, earned a fifth career title but first at a higher-level 42

24 October 2018 6:09 PM Cipriani hit with 3-week ban for red card

Paris - Mercurial England flyhalf Danny Cipriani was handed a three-week ban on Wednesday for a dangerous tackle on Munster centre Rory Scannell during Gloucester's 36-22 defeat in their European Champions Cup match last Saturday. The 30-year-old - overlooked for England's squad for the upcoming November Tests despite recent good form - had been given 45

24 October 2018 10:25 AM Langer positive after Khawaja injury update

Cape Town - Australia coach Justin Langer has confirmed that Usman Khawaja has had surgery on his knee and could return to cricket before the first Test against India in December. Khawaja suffered a meniscal tear in his left knee during the second Test against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi and was serious doubt for the start of the four-match Test series at home against 49

24 October 2018 9:48 AM Fresh start for Kings, Cheetahs after PRO14 break

Cape Town - The Southern Kings and Cheetahs will be determined to get off to a fresh start in the PRO14 this weekend as the competition resumes after a revitalising two-week break. The Southern Kings, with a new captain in lock JC Astle, will host the Scarlets at the Nelson Mandela University in Port Elizabeth on Friday (19:00), while the Cheetahs take on the Cardiff 50

21 October 2018 5:02 PM Britain's Edmund wins first ATP title in Antwerp

Antwerp - British No 1 Kyle Edmund fought back to down Gael Monfils in a final-set tie-break and claim his maiden ATP Tour title at the European Open in Antwerp on Sunday. The 3-6, 7-6 (7/2), 7-6 (7/4) victory caps a breakthrough season for the 23-year-old and keeps alive his slim hopes of qualifying for the ATP World Tour Finals in London next month 44

20 October 2018 5:54 PM City turn on style as last-gasp Chelsea deny United

London - Manchester City brushed aside Burnley 5-0 to pull clear at the top of the Premier League on Saturday after Chelsea snatched a point in a dramatic late finish against Manchester United. City's win gives them a two-point cushion over Chelsea and Tottenham - 1-0 winners at West Ham - but Liverpool will join them on 23 points if they beat Huddersfield 43

18 October 2018 5:53 PM Azhar expects teasing from son for bizarre run out

Abu Dhabi - Senior Pakistan batsman Azhar Ali anticipated some teasing from his 10-year-old son after his bizarre run out in the second Test against Australia on Thursday. Azhar edged a Peter Siddle delivery towards the third man boundary and, thinking the ball had crossed the rope, halted in the middle of the pitch to talk to fellow batsman Asad Shafiq 44

18 October 2018 11:20 AM Malaysia opposition leader arrested for corruption

Malaysia's opposition leader was arrested on Thursday on suspicion of corruption, a fresh blow to his party which was ousted at elections this year after six decades in power. Ahmad Zahid Hamidi, a former deputy premier and ally of scandal-mired ex-leader Najib Razak, was detained after being questioned by anti-corruption authorities. He will be charged 61