Anna Duncan (nee Thomas) is no stranger to diving into
exciting opportunities. Sports editor Hayden Meikle talks to
the former international diver who is now playing a key role
in New Zealand's hosting of the Fifa Under-20 World Cup.
Athletic Bilbao took advantage of shambolic defending to beat
Napoli 3-1 and reach the Champions League group stage for the
first time in 16 years, leaving the Italians counting the
cost of their premature exit.
A Stevan Jovetic double and a third to Sergio Aguero helped
Manchester City send out an ominous warning to those with
designs on their Premier League crown, routing Liverpool 3-1
in the first heavyweight clash of the new season.
Manchester United laboured to a ponderous 1-1 draw at
Sunderland that delivered a first Premier League point for
Louis van Gaal but laid bare their dire need for
reinforcements and exposed frailties at both ends of the