Friday, December 19th, 2014

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Ranchers Bees, Kwara United Game Mar With Violence Again

The Nigeria National League NNL week 30 rescheduled tie between Ranchers Bees and Kwara United on Friday was again disrupted and mar with violence. The week 30 ...

FOOTBALL

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Ranchers Bees, Kwara United Game Mar With Violence Again

The Nigeria National League NNL week 30 rescheduled tie between Ranchers Bees and Kwara United on Friday was ...
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Eric Abidal announces retirement at the age of 35

Eric Abidal, capped 67 times by France, called time on his playing career on Friday and spoke about ...
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Man United’s Luke Shaw in line for a return to action before end of year

Luke Shaw, 19, was ruled out of action for up to six weeks after injuring his ankle in ...
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Liverpool boss Rodgers wary of “world-class” ability of Alexis Sanchez

Liverpool were keen to bring Alexis Sanchez to the club in the summer, but the Chile international opted ...

FORMULA 1

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Bernie Ecclestone reappointed as Formula One Group chief executive

The Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone relinquished his role with the sport's controlling group in August while standing ...
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Williams targets greater success in 2015 Formula 1 season

The British constructor have not tasted glory since the 2012 Spanish Grand Prix, when Pastor Maldonado turned pole ...

TENNIS

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Tomas Berdych appoint Danny Vallverdu as his new coach for next year

Danny Vallverdu was part of Andy Murray's coaching set-up until the Scot announced a shake-up of his team ...
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All England Club to build roof on Court One at Wimbledon

The venue's Centre Court was fitted with a retractable roof in 2009, allowing play at the hird grand ...

GOLF

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World number one Rory McIlroy named European Tour Golfer of the Year

The Northern Irishman collected the award for a second time in three years to cap a remarkable 12 ...
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World number one Rory McIlroy wants golf to speed up

Recent figures have shown that participation in the sport for people aged between 16 and 25 years of ...

BOXING

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Laishram Sarita Devi handed one-year ban from boxing

Laishram Sarita Devi has been given a one-year ban from boxing after she refused to accept a bronze ...
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Crolla hospitalised with fractured skull after burglars attack

British fighter Anthony Crolla is in a stable condition in hospital after suffering a serious head injury and ...

RUGBY

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Toulon owner Boudjellal threatens to sue Leicester Tigers supporters

Toulon owner Mourad Boudjellal has threatened to sue Leicester Tigers supporters who provided evidence which led to Delon ...
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Queensland Reds announce Horwill will join Harlequins after 2015 Rugby World Cup

Australia international lock James Horwill has signed a three-year deal with Aviva Premiership giants Harlequins in England. The 29-year-old ...

CRICKET

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Zimbabwe Cricket Board remove Stephen Mangongo as head coach

Mangongo was only handed the reins of the national team in July, but one win in 16 matches ...
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Ashwin believes India remain in strong position in second Test with Australia

The tourists were bowled out for 408 on Thursday, with Josh Hazlewood taking 5-68, before reducing the hosts ...

Latest Stories

NFL

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San Diego Chargers announce they will not relocate to Los Angeles next year

Reports claim the NFL is very keen to have a team in LA with the Chargers, Oakland Raiders ...
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The New Orleans Saints beat the Chicago Bears 31-15 to take the NFC South lead.

The Saints (6-8) bounced back from their 41-10 defeat to the Panthers and moved into first place ahead ...

NBA

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NBA roundup: Golden State Warriors see off Oklahoma City Thunder

The Golden State Warriors bounced back from their first defeat in 17 games in the NBA with a ...
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Golden State suffered their first defeat in months losing 105-98 to the Memphis Grizzlies

Spanish centre Marc Gasol netted 24 points and grabbed seven rebounds for Memphis in the battle between the ...

MLB

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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 ...
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Outfielder Tomas signs six-year contract with Arizona Diamondbacks

Yasmany Tomas - a free agent after defecting from Cuba - has put pen-to-paper on a contract worth ...

NHL

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Calgary Flames handed coach Bob Hartley new contract extension

Terms of Bob Hartley's new deal were not disclosed by the NHL franchise but the 54-year-old's current contract ...
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NHL roundup: Tampa Bay beat Philadelphia 3-1 with goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy enjoying a fantastic NHL debut.

The Blues netted four times in seven minutes during the final period, after Tarasenko had posted their first ...

MLS

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Thierry Henry: “See you on the other side..” Retirement statements

Henry made his Monaco debut in 1994 and he helped the club to the French Ligue 1 title ...
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Thierry Henry retires from football after an amazing career

Henry won two Premier League titles and three FA Cups with the Gunners, where he played between 1999 ...

CYCLING

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Astana granted 2015 World Tour license by International Cycling Union

Despite accusations of doping and several positive tests, the Kazakh outfit have been given a license for next ...
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Astana have been given a WorldTour licence for 2015

Astana's licence was under review after five riders belonging to their senior and development teams failed drugs tests ...
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AFRICA SPORTS

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Ranchers Bees, Kwara United Game Mar With Violence Again

The Nigeria National League NNL week 30 rescheduled ...
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ABS FC Celebrates Saraki @ 52

The management and staff of Abubakar Bukola Saraki ...
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Arsenal Duo Set To Play For Nigeria

Arsenal Football Club of England duo of Semi ...

ATHLETICS

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Tyson Gay’s former coach Drummond banned for eight years by US Anti-Doping Agency (USADA)

An independent panel from the American Court of Arbitration for Sport (AAA) found Jon Drummond - a track ...
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US Anti-Doping Agency has banned former Olympic gold medallist Jon Drummond for eight years

An independent North American Court of Arbitration for Sport panel found that Drummond, now a 46-year-old track and ...

UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

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Neuer: ‘Bayern Munich will approach Shakhtar Donetsk clash Donetsk with caution’

Five-time winners Bayern Munich will travel to Ukraine in February for the first leg of the UEFA Champions ...
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PSG’s Marquinhos: ‘We are keen to avenge “painful” Chelsea defeat’

Paris Saint-Germain were minutes away from moving into the semi-final of the competition when Demba Ba struck late ...

EUROPA LEAGUE

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Europa league last 32 draw find out Liverpool, Roma, Ajax Fate

Europa league last 32 draw CELTIC v INTER MILAN TOTTENHAM v FIORENTINA LIVERPOOL v BESIKTAS PSV EINDHOVEN v ZENIT ...
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Besiktas striker Demba Ba wary of Liverpool threat

Monday's UEFA Europa League draw in Nyon paired the Turkish side against Brendan Rodgers' men, with the first ...

TRANSFER NEWS

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Man United ready to make £90m bid for Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale

Gareth Bale, who joined Real Madrid from Tottenham Hotspur for a world-record fee last year, emerged as a ...
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Mourinho made contact with Sergio Ramos

The Daily Express are reporting that Jose Mourinho has made contact with Sergio Ramos to let the defender ...

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