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Oscar Pistorius starts five-year term for killing Reeva Steenkamp
Olympic and Paralympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius started his five-year jail sentence on Tuesday for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, marking the end of a trial that has gripped South Africa and millions around the world. His uncle, Arnold Pistorius, indicated he would not appeal. As judge Thokozile Masipa gave her decision on the 27-year-old's culpable homicide...
Metro's roundup of convicted athletes
Footballer Ched Evans served just half of a five-year sentence following his conviction for the rape of a 19-year-old girl. The unrepentant 23-year-old, who played for both English third tier club Sheffield United and Wales, still denies any wrongdoing, arguing that the incident that took place in a hotel room was consensual. Evans is now hoping to resume his successful career...