LOS ANGELES (AFP) - An Olympic gold medal won by Jesse Owens at the 1936 Berlin Games has sold at an auction for US$1,466,574 (S$1,832,500), the highest price ever paid for a piece of Olympic memorabilia.
LONDON (AFP) - Six people have been arrested following fresh allegations of match-fixing in English football, authorities announced on Sunday, with media reports suggesting that even next year's World Cup could be a target.
LONDON (REUTERS) - Premier League leaders Arsenal host north London rivals Tottenham Hotspur in the standout tie in the draw for the third round of the FA Cup made on Sunday.
LONDON (REUTERS) - Gerard Deulofeu's late goal earned Everton a deserved 1-1 draw at Premier League leaders Arsenal after Mesut Ozil's strike seemed set to seal three points for the home side in a sizzling clash at The Emirates on Sunday.
PARIS (REUTERS) - Goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama's run of 11 successive clean sheets in the French Ligue 1 ended on Sunday, when second-placed Lille were beaten 1-0 at Girondins Bordeaux.