Wednesday, March 4th, 2015

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Tim Sherwood recorded his first win as Aston Villa manager 

Saido Berahino had struck his 18th goal of the season midway through the second half to cancel out Gabriel Agbonlahor's 22nd-minute opener and put the visitors ...

FOOTBALL

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Tim Sherwood recorded his first win as Aston Villa manager 

Saido Berahino had struck his 18th goal of the season midway through the second half to cancel out ...
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Pep Guardiola says he has no plans to leave Bayern Munich 

Pellegrini's position has come under scrutiny after a run of results that has left his side five points ...
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Jose Mourinho says it will take “huge money” to prise goalkeeper Petr Cech away from Chelsea this summer.

Thibaut Courtois has taken over from Cech as Chelsea's No 1 this season, although the 32-year-old was in ...
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Arsene Wenger set sights on overtaking second-placed Manchester City.

The Gunners are currently third in the table, nine points adrift of leaders Chelsea but just four behind ...

FORMULA 1

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McLaren’s Fernando Alonso will miss the Australian Grand Prix

Kevin Magnussen, who Alonso has replaced for the 2015 season, will partner Jenson Button in Melbourne.Alonso has been ...
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Micheal Schumacher’s 15-year-old son Mick to make car-racing debut this season

Formula One legend Michael Schumacher's 15-year-old son Mick will make his car-racing debut this season in the ADAC ...

TENNIS

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Federer describes winning his seventh Dubai Tennis Championships title as “crazy”

The 17-time grand slam champion Roger Federer was contesting his ninth final at the event and went on to secure ...
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Kei Nishikori breaks into ATP World Tour’s top four for the first time

Kei Nishikori broke into the ATP World Tour's top four for the first time, while Borna Coric reached ...

GOLF

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Amy Yang secure two-shot victory at Honda LPGA Thailand, Beatriz Recari set course record

Stacy Lewis led Amy Yang by just one stroke heading into Sunday's play, but it was the latter ...
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Third round of Honda Classic suspended due heavy rain

The third round of the Honda Classic has been suspended until today (Sunday) due to inclement weather conditions at Palm ...

BOXING

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Carl Frampton beats Chris Avalos in fifth round to retain IBF super-bantamweight title

The challenger was talking to Carl Frampton in the ring during the opening round and appearing to goad ...
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Manny Pacquiao claims he will treat it like any other fight.

Boxing fans have been waiting for years for the match between the two men, considered the best "pound-for-pound" ...

RUGBY

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12 host venues revealed for 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan

Japan was named as the host city back in 2009 and is set to become the first Asian ...
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Crusaders’ Fruean out of the rest of Super Rugby season due to fractured arm

Crusaders utility back Robbie Fruean will miss the rest of the Super Rugby season after undergoing surgery on ...

CRICKET

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Pakistan secure a nervy 20-run victory over Zimbabwe in Cricket World Cup

A superb bowling display helped Pakistan breath fresh life into their Cricket World Cup campaign with a 20-run victory ...
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Sri Lanka’s Suranga Lakmal fined by ICC for dangerous bowling against England

Sri Lanka seamer Suranga Lakmal has been fined 30 per cent of his match fee by the International ...

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NFL

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Former NRL star Jarryd Hayne joins San Francisco 49ers on an NFL futures deal

After quitting rugby league in October, Jarryd Hayne travelled to the United States and pursued several options to ...
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Free agent quarterback Josh McCown signs three-year deal with Cleveland Browns

Quarterback was a problematic position for Cleveland in 2014 with former Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel struggling in ...

NBA

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Chicago Bulls point guard Rose begins rehabilitation following surgery on right knee

Three-time NBA All-Star Derrick Rose has already begun his rehabilitation after the Chicago Bulls point guard underwent an operation on ...
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Timberwolves’ Garnett to give away 1,000 tickets to Monday’s game against LA Clippers

Overwhelmed by the response to his return to the Minnesota Timberwolves, veteran Kevin Garnett will give away 1,000 ...

MLB

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Randy Johnson, John Smoltz, Pedro Martinez and Craig Biggio have been elected to baseball’s Hall of Fame.

Pitchers Johnson, Martinez and Smoltz were all voted in on their first ballot while second baseman Biggio makes ...
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Chicago White Sox unveil trio Jeff Samardzija, David Robertson and Melky Cabrera

With city rivals the Chicago Cubs securing the services of Jon Lester and announcing their intentions to snap ...

NHL

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NHL roundup: Canucks edge Blues in shoot-out, Washington Capitals see off Maple Leafs

The Washington Capitals firmed for one of the Eastern Conference wildcard spots in the NHL, after a 4-0 ...
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Saturday’s NHL Results

The Ottawa Senators came from behind to register their fifth NHL win in a row on Saturday, overcoming ...

MLS

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New York City FC have not given up hope of luring Barcelona midfielder Xavi to the club.

The newly-formed Major League Soccer club, who will commence their first season next month, tried to tempt the ...
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Robbie Keane says Steven Gerrard will not captain the LA Galaxy

According to Major League Soccer MVP Robbie Keane, Liverpool skipper Steven Gerrard will not captain the Los Angeles ...

CYCLING

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Astana vow to fight UCI over World Tour licence

Astana have signalled their intention to challenge the International Cycling Union's (UCI) request to revoke their World Tour licence. Cycling's ...
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International Cycling Union has asked for Astana’s WordTour licence to be revoked 

The Kazakh team were placed on probation by the UCI in December after five riders from their senior ...
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Enyimba to face Smouha of Egypt in next round of CAF Champions League

Enyimba have booked their place in the next ...
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Kano Pillars to face FC Moghreb in CAF Champions League first round, Dolphins to play Club Africain

Nigeria Premier League champions Kano Pillars thrashed Al ...
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Falkenberg Announce Signing Of Araba

Swedish outfit, Falkenberg FF have announced the signing ...

ATHLETICS

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Mo Farah labelled Andy Vernon an ‘embarrassment’ in an astonishing Twitter exchange

Farah took to social media to vent his anger after Vernon criticised the lack of high-level competition the ...
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Usain Bolt to retire after 2017 World Athletics Championships in London

Before now and then, though, the six-time Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt has grand designs on securing his ...

UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

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Arsene Wenger says Arsenal’s defeat to Monaco hurts him more than the wave of criticism

The Gunners were beaten 3-1 at home by the French club in a Champions League last-16 first leg ...
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Arsenal succumb to a 3-1 defeat to Monaco in CL last-16 at Emirates Stadium

Ligue 1 side Monaco secured a deserved 3-1 first-leg lead in Wednesday's UEFA Champions League last-16 tie at the Emirates Stadium. Wenger, who won the French title ...

EUROPA LEAGUE

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Europa League Last 16 draw in full

Last 16 draw in full:Everton v Dynamo Dnipro v AjaxZenit v TorinoWolfsburg v Inter MilanVillarreal v SevillaNapoli v Dinamo ...

Roberto Soldado’s first-half miss was the “key” moment says Pochettino

Having arrived in Florence with the last-32 clash level at 1-1, the Argentine made seven alterations with Sunday's Capital ...

TRANSFER NEWS

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Manchester City plotting £100m bid to sign Barcelona’s Luis Suarez

Luis Suarez tormented Manchester City defence last week, scoring twice in Barca's 2-1 Champions League win, but has ...
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Lionel Messi will end his career at Barcelona, Jose Mourinho believes.

Chelsea were among the clubs linked with a move for Messi when his relationship with Barca boss Luis ...

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