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Female boxer dies following bout in South Africa

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A female boxer in South Africa has died after being in a coma for two weeks following a bout.

Posted: October 28th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Judge: Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide

Oscar Pistorius cries in the dock in Pretoria, South Africa, Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014 as Judge Thokozile Masipa reads notes as she delivers her verdict in Pistorius' murder trial. The verdict is expected to take hours and possibly two days to present. She will decide with the help of two legal assessors if Pistorius is guilty of the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. (AP Photo/Kim Ludbrook, Pool)

Oscar Pistorius was found guilty of culpable homicide, or negligent killing, in shooting of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, said Judge Thokozile Masipa.

Posted: September 12th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,Multimedia,Photos and Videos | Read More »

‘Drunk’ Pistorius in nightclub brawl—report

Oscar Pistorius  AP

South Africa’s Paralympian star Oscar Pistorius was thrown out of a nightclub over the weekend after being involved in a drunken brawl, the Star newspaper reported on Tuesday, citing witnesses.

Posted: July 15th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Pistorius a suicide risk, court told

Oscar Pistorius is greeted by his sister Aimee Pistorius in court in Pretoria, Wednesday, July 2, 2014. Pistorius' trial continues with evidence being heard from his agent testifying being ied at the double-amputee runner's murder trial surrounding the death of his girlfrien Reeva Steenkamp. AP

Paralympian star Oscar Pistorius, on trial over the killing of his girlfriend, is suffering from post-traumatic stress and is a suicide risk, a South African court heard Wednesday.

Posted: July 2nd, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Pistorius arrives at psychiatric hospital

Oscar Pistorius checks his mobile phone in court in Pretoria, South Africa, Tuesday, May 20, 2014, after a ruling was read out by Judge Thokozile Masipa that he would undergo psychiatric evaluation. Pistorius is charged with the shooting death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day in 2013. AP

Oscar Pistorius has arrived at a psychiatric hospital in South Africa to begin the period of mental evaluation he was ordered to undergo by the judge at his murder trial.

Posted: May 26th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

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