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O&D Decides

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Disciplinary Committee met and made certain decisions on cases involving some clubs in the Elite League Here are the decisions; NFF O&D uphold ...

FOOTBALL

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Leeds defender ‘Bellusci’ accused of racism

Norwich City striker Cameron Jerome has claimed he was racially abused by Leeds defender Giuseppe Bellusci in Tuesday's ...
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Kompany furious about away fans ban

Manchester City captain 'Vincent Kompany' criticised the ban on away fans after his side's [2 - 2] Champions ...
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Shakhtar Donetsk’s Luiz Adriano: ‘I was racially abused by BATE Borisov fans’

Shakhtar Donetsk striker Luiz Adriano has alleged that he was racially abused by BATE Borisov fans during last ...

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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Stanislas Wawrinka was shocked in the first round of the Swiss Indoors in Basel

The Australian Open champion and home favourite went down 4-6 7-6 (7-1) 3-6 to Mikhail Kukushkin of Kazakhstan. But ...
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Serena Williams secured her 16th consecutive victory at the season-ending WTA Finals

Williams came into the finals after injuries forced her out of her previous two outings and following Russian ...

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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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 ...
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Leinster edge out Wasps 25-20 to win their opening European Rugby Champions Cup game at RDS Arena

Leinster have kicked off their European Rugby Champions Cup campaign with a win, having edged out Wasps 25-20 ...

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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The International Cycling Union has announced it will review Astana’s WorldTour licence

Maxim and Valentin Iglinskiy tested positive for the banned blood-booster EPO on August 1 and 11 respectively and ...
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Lizzie Armitstead had to settle for seventh in the women’s world championship road race

Armitstead had been one of four riders who moved clear of the field on the final climb of ...

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NFL

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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 ...
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Linebackers Paul Posluszny and Brian Orakpo ruled out for the rest of the season

The Jacksonville Jaguars and Washington Redskins suffered injury blows after linebackers Paul Posluszny and Brian Orakpo were both ...

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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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 ...
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New York Red Bulls claimed a 3-1 win over Toronto FC

Wright-Phillips is now just two goals away from equalling the MLS single record with two games to play. ...

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

footy

O&D Decides

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Disciplinary Committee met ...

Breaking: Nigeria Women Squad To Face South Africa

Starters: Ibubeleye Whyte, Ugo Njoku, Ebere Ngozi, Onome ...
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Nigeria Professional Football League – Week 36 Fixtures

Date: Sunday 26th October, 2014 Nasarawa United vs Sunshine ...

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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Shakhtar Donetsk’s Luiz Adriano: ‘I was racially abused by BATE Borisov fans’

Shakhtar Donetsk striker Luiz Adriano has alleged that he was racially abused by BATE Borisov fans during last ...
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Jose Mourinho was happy enough with his side’s display as they thrashed Maribor 6-0

Loic Remy grabbed the first for the Premier League leaders before Didier Drogba scored his first goal for ...

EUROPA LEAGUE

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Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino ‘frustrated’ by draw with Besiktas

Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino was left "angry and frustrated" after a last-ditch penalty cost his side two ...
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Europa League Roundup: Villarreal cruises, Inter Milan maintain 100% start, Tottenham and Celtic held

Inter Milan continued their 100% start to the 2014/15 Europa League with a hard-fought 2-0 victory over Qarabag ...

TRANSFER NEWS

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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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Former Real Madrid striker Raul agrees terms with New York Cosmos

Former Real Madrid striker Raul has agreed to join the New York Cosmos. The 37-year-old had announced his retirement ...

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