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San Francisco romp in opener

The San Francisco Giants hammer Kansas City Royals 7-1 win in the opening game of the World Series.

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World Series preview: Kansas City Royals and San Francisco Giants battle for title

World Series preview: Kansas City Royals and San Francisco Giants battle for title

October 21st marks a special day in the US sporting calendar – it’s the start of the World Series featuring two unlikely teams, Kansas City Royals and San Francisco Giants.

Oldham previews men's world all-around final

Oldham previews men's world all-around final

To be crowned the all-around champion of the world is what every young gymnast dreams of.

Alex Ferguson previews American and National League Division Series

Alex Ferguson previews American and National League Division Series

After drama on Tuesday and Wednesday with wins for Kansas City and San Francisco in the Major League Baseball Wild Card games, the postseason proper kicks off on Thursday with the Division Series games.