New Zealand made it two wins out of two in Pool A with a bizarre three-wicket victory against Scotland in Dunedin. The Scots were reduced to 12-4 in the fifth over before Matt Machan (56) and Richie Berrington (50) shared 97. Four batsmen fell first ball, a World Cup first and only the third such instance in


Lance Armstrong has been ordered to pay $10m (£6.5m) in damages after losing a lawsuit with sports insurance company SCA Promotions. SCA were forced to pay the disgraced cyclist $7.5m in 2006 after Armstrong sued them for breach of contract when they withheld bonus payments he claimed he was entitled to for his seven Tour de


Manchester United progressed to the last eight of the FA Cup after coming from a goal down to win 3-1 at League One Preston North End. Preston took a shock lead just after half-time through Scott Laird’s deflected effort from just inside the area, but United scored twice in eight minutes to claw their way back

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