- Everton midfielder Ross Barkley says he welcomes comparisons with Paul Gascoigne and Michael Ballack as his club looks to secure his future at the Premier League side.
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LONDON - Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone said he would fight a $400 million (244.4 million pounds) damages claim that German bank BayernLB is planning to file in London over the sale of the motor racing business in 2005.
KARACHI - Pakistan opted for youth over experience when the 15-man squad for the five-match one-day series against Sri Lanka in the United Arab Emirates was announced on Thursday.
LONDON - Sports Direct will not be selling replica kits of Premier League soccer side Chelsea next season, after their maker Adidas decided Britain's biggest sporting goods retailer did not fit in with its new distribution strategy.
- Juventus and Napoli will both be nursing throbbing Champions League hangovers when they resume their Serie A campaigns at the weekend, although Rafael Benitez's side might find it easier to pick themselves up.
LONDON - Arsenal's lunchtime game at Manchester City on Saturday could be a defining one for their Premier League title hopes, even if Arsene Wenger has greeted that idea with a typically Gallic shrug.
World number one Magnus Carlsen toppled local favourite Viswanathan Anand in Chennai to add the world championship title to his already impressive resume on Friday.