Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

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FIFA backs mid-game stoppage of clasico to honour Messi should he break Laliga all-time goal-scoring record

FIFA would have no objections to the stoppage of Real Madrid's clasico clash against Barcelona mid-game to honour Lionel Messi should he break the Laliga all-time ...

FOOTBALL

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FIFA backs mid-game stoppage of clasico to honour Messi should he break Laliga all-time goal-scoring record

FIFA would have no objections to the stoppage of Real Madrid's clasico clash against Barcelona mid-game to honour ...
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Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers “proud” of his players despite defeat against Real Madrid

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has said he is "proud" of his players for not letting their heads drop ...
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Arsenal’s Danny Welbeck says he had no choice but to leave Man United in the summer

The England international Danny Welbeck was often used as a winger during his time at Old Trafford, and ...

FORMULA 1

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Toto Wolff insists Mercedes will oppose proposals to allow engine development during the season

Currently, rules state that engine changes cannot be made after the season has begun in order to keep ...
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Nico Rosberg says he needs to start winning races again if he is to reignite his Formula 1 Championship challenge

Nico Rosberg has admitted that he needs to start winning again if he is to overhaul Lewis Hamilton ...

TENNIS

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Roger Federer beat Gilles Muller of Luxembourg in a mere 46 minutes.

Roger Federer managed to win in an even quicker time than Nadal in his opening match, the top ...
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Rafael Nadal eased past Frenchman Pierre-Hugues Herbert

The Spaniard - playing in just his third tournament since Wimbledon having been hampered by a wrist injury ...

GOLF

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World Match Play Championship winner Miko Ilonen: “The game plan was not to make any mistakes”

Miko Ilonen has claimed that his eagerness to avoid mistakes was key after beating Henrik Stenson in the ...
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Mikko Ilonen overcame Henrik Stenson to win Volvo World Match Play Championship

Number one seed Henrik Stenson drew first blood when he birded the fourth hole at the London Golf ...

BOXING

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Boxer Vido Loncar has been banned for life after attacking a referee

Light heavyweight Locar launched an unprovoked attack on the referee following his decision to stop the fight in ...
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Promoter Tom Loeffer: ‘Gennady Golovkin interested in Carl Froch fight’

Promoter Tom Loeffer has revealed that Gennady Golovkin is interested in moving up a weight class to face ...

RUGBY

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Bath’s Semesa Rokoduguni earn first call-up to England squad for their Autumn Internationals

Semesa Rokoduguni, 27, who is a serving Lance Corporal with the Royal Scots Dragoon Guards, has been in ...
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James Graham will lead England in the first match of the Four Nations Series

Newly-appointed captain Sean O'Loughlin has been ruled out through injury. O'Loughlin, who was appointed as the successor to Kevin ...

CRICKET

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India suspend all future tours of Caribbean

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) have suspended all future tours of the Caribbean following ...
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Sydney Thunder confirms Eoin Morgan will represent them in the upcoming Big Bash League

The England batsman Eoin Morgan represented the Sydney Thunder in last year's event, where he hit 118 runs. The ...

CYCLING

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Chris Froome suggests he may not compete in 2015 Tour de France in order to focus on other races

The new course for the 102nd edition of the elite race was outlined today and the lack of ...
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Tour de France 2015 to start in Netherlands

The opening stage of the 2015 Tour de France in the Netherlands will be the only time trial ...

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NFL

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Michael Sam has been released from the Dallas Cowboys practice squad

Sam became the first openly gay player to sign with an NFL team after he was selected by ...
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Pittsburgh Steelers late show stuns Houston

The Pittsburgh Steelers needed less than three minutes to score 24 unanswered points in an incredible second-quarter to ...

NBA

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Spurs Coach Gregg Popovich fires back at Phoenix Suns owner

San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich dismissed Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver's critical comments as silly and said ...
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Nba set to strike a deal with China promoting training

The NBA's globalization efforts took another step forward on Friday, when they announced a partnership with China's Ministry ...

MLB

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San Francisco Giants through to the World series

Travis Ishikawa hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to send the San Francisco ...
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Dodgers Hires new President, keeps Don Mattingly

In the middle of Andrew Friedman's introduction as the Los Angeles Dodgers' president of baseball operations, a question ...

NHL

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Oilers completes comeback victory against Tampa Bay

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins struck the winner as the Edmonton Oilers hit back for a 3-2 victory over the Tampa ...

NHL hits Slava Voynov with suspension after arrest

Los Angeles Kings defenceman Slava Voynov has been suspended indefinitely by the National Hockey League following his arrest ...

MLS

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Real Salt Lake comfortably beat 10-man Chivas USA 2-0 to climb to third in Western Conference

Real Salt Lake have moved to third place in the Western Conference table following a 2-0 win over ...
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Lee Nguyen brace gives New England Revolution 2-1 win over Houston Dynamo in Eastern Conference

Lee Nguyen scored twice to condemn the Houston Dynamo to a 2-1 defeat as the New England Revolution ...

RACING

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Valentino Rossi claimed victory at the Australian Grand Prix

Rossi ended up winning by a ten-second margin over Yamaha team-mate Jorge Lorenzo, while Britain’s Bradley Smith took ...
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Shane Byrne clinched the British Superbike Championship title

The Rapid Solicitors Kawasaki rider had missed his first chance to secure the crown when he slid off ...

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AFRICA SPORTS

Gov Wada Fulfils Promises To Kogi United & Confluence Queens

Kogi State Governor, Captain Idris Ichalla Wada is ...

Nigeria Falls In Latest FIFA Ratings

Nigeria have dropped five places in this month's ...

Tombiri blast teammates for defeat

Nembe City attacking midfielder,Tombiri Bina yesterday blasted his ...

ATHLETICS

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Oscar Pistorius sentence to five years in prison for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

Six-time Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius has been jailed for five years for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Judge Thokozile ...
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Oscar Pistorius to be sentenced on Tuesday for killing girlfriend his Reeva Steenkamp

Six-time Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius will be sentenced on Tuesday for the culpable homicide (manslaughter) of his girlfriend ...

UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

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Borussia Dortmund claimed a 4-0 victory over Galatasaray

Dortmund have been struggling for form in the Bundesliga but three first-half goals, including two from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang ...
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Olympiacos beats Juventus 1-0

The Swiss midfielder struck in the 36th minute to hand his team three valuable points in the Champions ...

EUROPA LEAGUE

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Everton boss Roberto Martinez belives Europa League can improve Ross Barkley

Everton manager Roberto Martinez has claimed that the Europa League can improve certain aspects of Ross Barkley's game ...
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Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino denies talk of Jan Vertonghen fall-out

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has played down suggestions that he and Jan Vertonghen have had a falling out. It ...

TRANSFER NEWS

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Sunderland complete Anthony Reveillere signing on a short-term deal

Premier League outfit Sunderland have signed defender Anthony Reveillere on a short-term deal that will keep him at ...
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Liverpool wanted PSG striker Edinson Cavani this summer

Liverpool attempted to sell Luis Suarez to Paris Saint-Germain this summer in a move that would have seen ...

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