Tuesday, July 28th, 2015

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Barcelona’s Luis Suarez international ban upheld by FIFA

The 28-year-old Barcelona forward Suarez was given a four-month ban from football last year for biting Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini during the World Cup. He was also ...

FOOTBALL

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Barcelona’s Luis Suarez international ban upheld by FIFA

The 28-year-old Barcelona forward Suarez was given a four-month ban from football last year for biting Italy defender ...

Man City to earn £14m from Stevan Jovetic sale to Inter Milan

Stevan Jovetic, 25, is expected to complete a move to Inter in the coming days after undergoing a ...
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Neymar takes part in PokerStars tournament in Sao Paulo

Barcelona forward Neymar tried his skills at card games over the weekend while competing in his first PokerStars ...
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Everton midfielder Pienaar to miss start of season due to hamstring injury

The South Africa international Steven Pienaar made just nine Premier League appearances in 2014-15 as a knee injury ...

FORMULA 1

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World champion Lewis Hamilton present at Jules Bianchi’s funeral in Nice

The 25-year-old Formula 1 driver Bianchi was laid to rest in his hometown after he passed away last ...
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FIA to retire Bianchi car number 17, who died on Friday

Jules Bianchi suffered a serious head injury in October last year after colliding with a recovery vehicle at ...

TENNIS

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Errani overcome Sasnovich to reach Nurnberger Gastein Ladies second round

Top seed Sara Errani secured a 6-4 6-4 victory over Aliaksandra Sasnovich in round one at the clay-court ...
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Vinci beat Panova 7-6 (7-3) 6-3 to reach Istanbul Cup quarter-finals final

The Italian Roberta Vinci was beaten by Caroline Wozniacki in the 2014 final, but with only three seeds ...

GOLF

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Zach Johnson and Adam Scott share lead of The Open at St Andrews

Zach Johnson and Adam Scott began their fourth rounds at nine under, but each found six birdies inside ...
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South Korea’s Chella Choi wins Marathon play-off

A play-off hole was required to separate South Korean duo Chella Choi and Ha Na Jang at the ...

BOXING

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Chisora mark his return to ring with 29-second win over Lobjanidze

Last November, the British heavyweight Dereck Chisora suffered a one-sided defeat to Tyson Fury in an eliminator for ...
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Carl Froch confirm retirement from boxing with immediate effect

The 38-year-old four-time world champion Carl Froch has opted to step away from the ring after 35 fights, ...

RUGBY

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Leeds Rhinos sign prop Galloway on three-year deal from Wests Tigers

Keith Galloway boasts five caps for Australia and has racked up more than 200 NRL appearances for Cronulla ...
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Peyroux to join reigning Super League champions St Helens

Dominique Peyroux, who represented the Cook Islands at the 2013 World Cup but now turns out for New ...

CRICKET

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Pakistan need 257 to win one-day international series against Sri Lanka

Hosts Sri Lanka, trailing 2-1 in the five-match series, won the toss in Colombo today and chose to ...
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Sussex all-rounder Michael Yardy to retire from cricket at end of season

Michael Yardy, 34, who came through the county age group squads at Sussex, has revealed that he will ...

Latest Stories

NFL

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Tomlin pens two-year contract extension with Pittsburgh Steelers

"Mike Tomlin has proven he is one of the top head coaches in the National Football League, and ...
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Tottenham to host at least two NFL matches per year at new stadium

Tottenham Hotspur, who are due to move into their purpose-built ground in 2018, have agreed a 10-year partnership ...

NBA

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Miami Heat trade Zoran Dragic to Boston Celtics

The 26-year-old and a second-round pick in the 2020 Draft played 10 games for the Heat last season ...
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Dellavedova agrees one-year deal to with Cleveland Cavaliers

Matthew Dellavedova, 24, rose to prominence in the NBA Finals when he replaced the injured Kyrie Irving and ...

MLB

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Angels first baseman Pujols steal 100th base in fifth inning against Rangers

Albert Pujols became the fourth major league player ever to steal more than 100 bases, have 500-plus home ...
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Ryne Sandberg resigns as manager of Philadelphia Phillies

Since taking over the team late in the 2013 season, Sandberg has led the Phillies to a 119-159 ...

NHL

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18-year-old Song becomes first Chinese player selected in NHL Draft

Defenseman Andong Song became the first Chinese player selected in the NHL Draft when the New York Islanders ...
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Chicago Blackhawks edge Tampa Bay Lightning 2-1 in game five

The Blackhawks claimed a crucial victory in Tampa, via Antoine Vermette's goal early in the third period - ...

MLS

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Didier Drogba joins MLS side Montreal Impact

Didier Drogba, 37, had been without a club after leaving Chelsea in May, but he will now join ...
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Gerrard, Lampard named in MLS All-Star team to face Tottenham in Colorado on July 29

The former England team-mates Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard were on Monday named as Commissioner Don Garber's picks ...

CYCLING

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Team Sky rider Chris Froome crowned Tour de France champion

Chris Froome made Tour de France history as he successfully navigated the final stage of the 2015 race to ...
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Romain Bardet (AG2R La Mondiale) clinch stage 18 of Tour de France

The Frenchman Bardet finished clear of Pierre Rolland and Winner Anacona on the 186.5km trek from Gap to ...

AFRICA SPORTS

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Worrying times for Obi Mikel

The question on everyones' lips would be, why ...
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Clubs Show Interest In Moses

Some European clubs still want the services of ...
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Oliseh: Eagles won’t underrate any team

Super Eagles Head Coach, Sunday Oliseh is happy ...

Akinwunmi: South-West forum for co-operation, not competition

Abeokuta, the rocky capital of Ogun State was ...
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Emmanuel Adesanya Appointed As NWFL Scribe

The Secretariat of the Nigeria Football Federation has ...

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ATHLETICS

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Mo Farah makes winning return in 5000m Diamond League race at Lausanne

In his first race for six weeks, Mo Farah - who withdrew from the meet in Birmingham last ...
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Mo Farah to run at Sainsbury’s Anniversary Games at Olympic Stadium in London

The British distance runner Mo Farah has been out of action for a number of weeks following anti-doping ...

UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

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UEFA fine Barcelona £21,000 for fans’ pro-Catalan independence flags display

Supporters of Barcelona continued their long-running tradition during the UEFA Champions League final against Juventus at Berlin's Olympiastadion. The ...
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Celtic reach Champions League third qualifying round with 6-1 aggregate win over Stjarnan

The Scottish champions Celtic went into tonight's second leg in Iceland defending a 2-0 lead, but they were ...

EUROPA LEAGUE

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West Ham labour to 1-0 win over Birkirkara in Europa League second round qualifying

It appeared as though Slaven Bilic was going to be left frustrated in what was his first competitive ...
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Lusitanos 0-1 West Ham (0-4 agg): West Ham ease into Europa League second qualifying round

The Premier League club West Ham United were in control of the tie following their 3-0 win over ...

TRANSFER NEWS

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West Ham United sign Arsenal teenager George Dobson

The 17-year-old was captain of Arsenal's Under-18s side last season and also broke into their Under-21 team, but ...
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Didier Drogba joins MLS side Montreal Impact

Didier Drogba, 37, had been without a club after leaving Chelsea in May, but he will now join ...

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