Thursday, July 30th, 2015

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Steyn becomes 13th bowler to join 400-wicket club in Test cricket

Dale Steyn dismissed Tamim Iqbal (6) - caught by Hashim Amla at first slip in the fifth over on day one at the Shere Bangla National ...

FOOTBALL

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Besiktas sign Mario Gomez on season-long loan from Fiorentina

The Germany international arrives in the Super Lig after two campaigns blighted by injuries in Serie A, Besiktas ...
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Man City midfielder Seko Fofana joins Bastia on season-long loan deal

The Frenchman Fofana, who is yet to play for Manchester City at senior level, spent the much of ...
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Real Madrid legend Zidane backs Di Maria to be a success at PSG

The Argentina international Angel di Maria is reportedly close to sealing a move to the Ligue 1 side ...
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Premier League new boys Norwich sign Wisdom on loan from Liverpool

Andre Wisdom spent last term on a temporary deal at West Bromwich Albion, making 24 Premier League appearances, ...

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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Two-time champion Federer withdraws from Rogers Cup in Montreal

Tennis Canada revealed the news in a statement on Wednesday, with the world number two setting his sights ...
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Qualifier Olga Savchuk stun fourth seed Nara in opening round of Baku Cup

Olga Savchuk, a qualifier for this WTA International hard-court event, is ranked 283 in the world, 222 places ...

GOLF

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World number one Rory McIlroy pulls out of WGC-Bridgestone Invitational

Rory McIlroy triumphed at Firestone Country Club 12 months ago as part of a superb run that also ...
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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 ...

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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Westwood handed two-match ban for Grade B shoulder strike on Gale

Second rower Ben Westwood will miss Warrington Wolves' Challenge Cup semi-final clash with Hull KR after he received ...
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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 ...

CRICKET

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Steyn becomes 13th bowler to join 400-wicket club in Test cricket

Dale Steyn dismissed Tamim Iqbal (6) - caught by Hashim Amla at first slip in the fifth over ...
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Australia fight back at stumps on rain-affected opening day of third Ashes Test

Australia were bowled out for 136 inside 37 overs, but they responded to reduce England to 133-3 before ...

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NFL

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NFL upholds Patriots quarterback Brady’s four-game suspension for deflategate

Tom Brady, 37, was banned by the league back in May after he was found to be generally ...
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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 ...

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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Gerrard pulls out of MLS All-Star squad to face Tottenham due to injury

The former England captain Steven Gerrard was named in the MLS All-Star squad to face Tottenham Hotspur shortly ...
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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 ...

CYCLING

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UCI ban Italian team Androni-Sidermec for one-month

In being banned, Androni-Sidermec have the dubious honour of being the first team to be sanctioned under new ...
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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 ...

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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Olympic heptathlon champion Jessica Ennis-Hill to compete in Beijing

The Briton Ennis-Hill delayed making a decision on her involvement at World Championships in the Chinese capital Beijing ...
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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 ...

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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Besiktas sign Mario Gomez on season-long loan from Fiorentina

The Germany international arrives in the Super Lig after two campaigns blighted by injuries in Serie A, Besiktas ...
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Pedro says goodbye to close friends and family ahead of Man United move

Pedro Rodriguez, 28, has been edged out of the Barcelona first team in the last year, with the ...

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