Gidey smashes half marathon world record

Gidey (right) set the women's 5,000m world record in Valencia last yearEthiopia's Letesenbet Gidey smashed the women's half marathon world record by running 62 minutes and 52 seconds in Valencia.The 23-year-old beat the previous best…

NZ rugby player Wainui dies in crash

Wainui represented the All Blacks at Under 20 level and played with Bay of Plenty this yearNew Zealand rugby player Sean Wainui has died in a car crash.Police said the 25-year-old, a former under-20 international,…

Crowd trouble at England-Hungary

Fans clashed with stewards and police early in the gameHungary fans fought with police in the opening minutes of Tuesday's World Cup qualifier against England at Wembley. Some of their supporters, totalling almost 1,000, booed…