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O'Neill and Keane appointment was your biggest sports story of 2013
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O'Neill and Keane appointment was your biggest sports story of 2013

Dec 31st 2013, 2:30 PM 1,395 Views 0 Comments

The arrival of the passionate duo into the Irish hot-seat polled highest from 10 of the year’s biggest sporting developments.

Oscar Pistorius murder trial set for 3 March 2014
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Oscar Pistorius murder trial set for 3 March 2014

Aug 19th 2013, 9:15 AM 4,941 Views 0 Comments

The 26-year-old Paralympian is accused of shooting dead his girlfriend on Valentine’s Day this year.

Pistorius to be indicted for murder on Reeva Steenkamp's 30th birthday
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Pistorius to be indicted for murder on Reeva Steenkamp's 30th birthday

Aug 19th 2013, 7:15 AM 5,951 Views 0 Comments

The 26-year-old athlete is due back in court this morning.

Oscar Pistorius to return to court as South African police finalise charges
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Oscar Pistorius to return to court as South African police finalise charges

Aug 13th 2013, 5:11 PM 6,507 Views 8 Comments

Investigators have completed their inquiries into the shooting dead of Reeva Steenkamp, the girlfriend of the Olympic and Paralympic sprinter.

Updated: Oscar Pistorius hearing adjourned until August
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Updated: Oscar Pistorius hearing adjourned until August

Jun 4th 2013, 8:50 AM 6,360 Views 6 Comments

The South African ‘Blade Runner’ was back in court for the first time since he was bailed in February. The full trial is not expected to get under way until next year.

Pistorius family 'shaken' by leaked images
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Pistorius family 'shaken' by leaked images

Jun 3rd 2013, 9:37 AM 29,141 Views 0 Comments

The pictures appeared in the media last week, just days before the double amputee’s court appearance.

Oscar Pistorius fined for unpaid taxes - report
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# South Africa

Oscar Pistorius fined for unpaid taxes - report

May 26th 2013, 3:13 PM 7,672 Views 5 Comments

The family have denied reports that the athlete is facing financial ruin because of legal costs.

Oscar Pistorius' brother acquitted of killing woman in road crash
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# Pistorius Brothers

Oscar Pistorius' brother acquitted of killing woman in road crash

May 21st 2013, 4:05 PM 9,097 Views 13 Comments

Carl Pistorius’ case was brought to court shortly after athlete Oscar Pistorius shot dead his girlfriend on Valentine’s Day.

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
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Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

May 19th 2013, 10:00 AM 10,965 Views 1 Comment

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

Police took photos of Oscar Pistorius on their mobile phones after arrest
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Police took photos of Oscar Pistorius on their mobile phones after arrest

Apr 16th 2013, 2:48 PM 12,245 Views 0 Comments

Forty-nine mobile phones were confiscated from officers at the Pretoria station where Pistorius was initially held.

Oscar Pistorius spending time with Reeva Steenkamp's friends while on bail
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# Blade Runner

Oscar Pistorius spending time with Reeva Steenkamp's friends while on bail

Apr 12th 2013, 1:15 PM 9,929 Views 0 Comments

A spokeswoman for the Pistorius family, said the athlete had begun a process of ‘interacting with people’.

Oscar Pistorius hits out at disrespectful fans' Reeva Steenkamp comments
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Oscar Pistorius hits out at disrespectful fans' Reeva Steenkamp comments

Apr 11th 2013, 4:25 PM 13,237 Views 0 Comments

The Blade Runner is said to be furious when told about a group of fans on Twitter calling themselves the ‘Pistorians’.

Oscar Pistorius family deny comeback rumours
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Oscar Pistorius family deny comeback rumours

Apr 5th 2013, 9:29 AM 6,695 Views 2 Comments

There has been speculation Pistorius would attempt to qualify for the World Championships in Moscow after he returned to the training track recently.

Photos of Oscar Pistorius training in blades published in South Africa
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Photos of Oscar Pistorius training in blades published in South Africa

Apr 4th 2013, 11:36 AM 10,013 Views 0 Comments

A teenager snapped the Blade Runner back on the track for the first time since the killing of Reeva Steenkamp.

Pistorius wants to resume training: manager
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Pistorius wants to resume training: manager

Apr 3rd 2013, 8:00 PM 8,024 Views 4 Comments

The South African Paralympian has already been allowed to travel overseas.

South African court clears Oscar Pistorius for international travel
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South African court clears Oscar Pistorius for international travel

Mar 28th 2013, 11:25 AM 10,673 Views 28 Comments

Pistorius, who stands accused of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, is due back in court on 4 June.

Date set for Pistorius bail appeal in South African court
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Date set for Pistorius bail appeal in South African court

Mar 22nd 2013, 2:45 PM 5,080 Views 0 Comments

The athlete is set to learn his fate in relation to the decision on March 28.

Oscar Pistorius 'certainly not suicidal', insists uncle
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Oscar Pistorius 'certainly not suicidal', insists uncle

Mar 11th 2013, 8:09 PM 8,912 Views 0 Comments

According to a close friend, the sprinter’s state of mind had worsened since he was tasked with selling his racehorses to raise money to pay for his spiralling legal fees.

Reeva Steenkamp case: Oscar Pistorius lawyers appeal bail conditions
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Reeva Steenkamp case: Oscar Pistorius lawyers appeal bail conditions

Mar 11th 2013, 3:53 PM 4,204 Views 0 Comments

The athlete’s lawyers insist he should be allowed to travel outside of South Africa and drink alcohol.

Oscar Pistorius challenges bail conditions
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Oscar Pistorius challenges bail conditions

Mar 8th 2013, 8:26 PM 10,259 Views 0 Comments

eNCA news channel said lawyers for the sprint star will ask for his ban on foreign travel to be lifted.

Bungling detective in Pistorius case quits the force
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# Pistorius Case

Bungling detective in Pistorius case quits the force

Mar 7th 2013, 4:43 PM 11,661 Views 14 Comments

The South African detective who bungled investigations into the case against Paralympian star sprinter Oscar Pistorius has quit the force.

Oscar Pistorius case: PR firm quits Blade Runner camp
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Oscar Pistorius case: PR firm quits Blade Runner camp

Mar 7th 2013, 1:46 PM 1,251 Views 1 Comment

Pistorius, who was freed from police detention on bail, shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in the early hours of Valentine’s Day.

Oscar Pistorius' father makes controversial gun comments
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Oscar Pistorius' father makes controversial gun comments

Mar 6th 2013, 8:39 PM 1,770 Views 1 Comment

Henke Pistorius caused controversy by saying crime was so rife citizens were forced to keep weapons for protection.

Pistorius bought, collected guns in Olympic year
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Pistorius bought, collected guns in Olympic year

Mar 2nd 2013, 2:46 PM 10,431 Views 0 Comments

The track star not only applied for licenses to own more guns, but actually bought them, according to reports.

Time Magazine's take on Oscar Pistorius: 'Man, Superman, Gunman'
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Time Magazine's take on Oscar Pistorius: 'Man, Superman, Gunman'

Feb 28th 2013, 3:55 PM 1,515 Views 0 Comments

The magazine explores ‘South Africa’s culture of violence’.

Substance at Oscar Pistorius's house a muscle remedy -- publicist
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Substance at Oscar Pistorius's house a muscle remedy -- publicist

Feb 27th 2013, 7:37 PM 12,101 Views 0 Comments

Pistorius was freed on bail on Friday ahead of a trial on a murder charge over the Valentine’s Day killing of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

Pistorius plans his own service for Reeva Steenkamp
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Pistorius plans his own service for Reeva Steenkamp

Feb 26th 2013, 7:44 PM 9,840 Views 0 Comments

Exactly a week ago, a memorial service was held for Steenkamp in the southern coast city of Port Elizabeth.

Updated: Brother of Oscar Pistorius charged with culpable homicide
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Updated: Brother of Oscar Pistorius charged with culpable homicide

Feb 24th 2013, 1:50 PM 28,797 Views 0 Comments

The charge is as a result of a car accident in 2010 in which a female motorcyclist was killed.

The Sunday Papers: Some of the week’s best sportswriting
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The Sunday Papers: Some of the week’s best sportswriting

Feb 24th 2013, 9:00 AM 1,406 Views 0 Comments

Featuring Marina Hyde on Oscar Pistorius, Spailpín Fánach on Joe Brolly and an elaborate tribute to Michael Jordan as he turns 50.

Father of Reeva Steenkamp says Pistorius will ‘suffer’ if he’s lying
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Father of Reeva Steenkamp says Pistorius will ‘suffer’ if he’s lying

Feb 23rd 2013, 4:30 PM 12,615 Views 31 Comments

Barry Steenkamp said that he might be able to forgive the Olympian one day if he is telling the truth.

Pistorius family 'relieved but still very sad'
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Pistorius family 'relieved but still very sad'

Feb 22nd 2013, 3:32 PM 12,294 Views 27 Comments

Oscar Pistorius was granted bail by a South African court earlier today.

Oscar Pistorius granted bail
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Oscar Pistorius granted bail

Feb 22nd 2013, 2:23 PM 11,523 Views 71 Comments

The 26-year-old will stand trial later this year.

Bail hearing over Oscar Pistorius shooting enters final day
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Bail hearing over Oscar Pistorius shooting enters final day

Feb 22nd 2013, 7:47 AM 4,046 Views 8 Comments

Some lawyers say the state has failed to present a strong enough case to keep Pistorius behind bars as the hearing enters a fourth day.

Lead investigator taken off Reeva Steenkamp murder case
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Lead investigator taken off Reeva Steenkamp murder case

Feb 21st 2013, 3:30 PM 7,563 Views 20 Comments

Officer Hilton Botha is no longer the lead investigator, South Africa Police said today.

Oscar Pistorius bail hearing adjourned again
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Oscar Pistorius bail hearing adjourned again

Feb 21st 2013, 2:04 PM 5,437 Views 0 Comments

The 26-year-old athlete’s trial for the murder of Reeva Steenkamp will take place later this year.