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South African appeals court more than doubles Pistorius sentence11/24/2017 2:05:18 PMJOHANNESBURG - South Africa's Supreme Court more than doubled Oscar Pistorius' murder sentence on Friday, accepting prosecutors' argument that the original jail term of six years for shooting dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp was "shockingly lenient".Herbert leads Day by one shot at Australian Open11/24/2017 7:20:21 AMSYDNEY - A charging Jason Day drilled a birdie putt just wide of the 18th hole and had to settle for second place behind young compatriot Lucas Herbert at the halfway stage of the Australian Open on Friday.Highlights of Thursday's National Football League games11/24/2017 5:05:28 AM(The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Thursday's National Football League games:Not much glamor in the pro's life for Sydney leader Herbert11/24/2017 8:35:59 AMSYDNEY - Lucas Herbert outshone major winners Jordan Spieth and Jason Day with a sparkling 66 to take the lead at the Australian Open on Friday before reflecting on the less glamorous aspects of life as a golf professional.France drop Benneteau, Mahut for Davis Cup final11/23/2017 11:52:57 AMLILLE, France - Doubles specialists Nicolas Mahut and Julien Benneteau were omitted from the France team to play Belgium in the Davis Cup final starting on Friday.Formula One to unveil new logo in Abu Dhabi11/24/2017 1:14:27 PMLONDON - Formula One will unveil a new logo after Sunday's season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix as the sport moves on under new U.S.-based owners Liberty Media.International authorities to blame for Sochi Games doping scandal: Russia11/23/2017 11:42:13 AMMOSCOW - The International Olympic Committee and anti-doping authorities are to blame for a Russian doping scandal that tarnished the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko said on Thursday.Hamilton and Vettel already fixated on five11/23/2017 3:29:22 PMABU DHABI - Formula One's four-times world champions Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel engaged in some light-hearted end-of-season banter on Thursday, already looking beyond the final race of the season and ahead to the next big battle in 2018.Tomic offered spot in Australian Open wild card playoff11/24/2017 2:29:35 AMMELBOURNE - Bernard Tomic has been offered the chance to win a wild card for January's Australian Open in a 16-man playoff in Melbourne next month but has not said whether he will take up the place, organizers said on Friday.Chawrasia extends lead in Hong Kong11/24/2017 12:02:14 PM - India's SSP Chawrasia forged a two-shot lead at the Hong Kong Open on Friday, overcoming buffeting winds to card a four-under-par 66 in the second round at Fanling.