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Scotland look for added bite against Australia's dogged defence

LONDON - Scotland will attempt to succeed where England and Wales failed by crossing the Australian try-line in their Rugby World Cup quarter-final at Twickenham on Sunday.

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Federer knocked out in Shanghai opener

- World number three and defending champion Roger Federer suffered a surprise defeat in the second round of the Shanghai Masters on Tuesday, losing 7-6(4) 2-6 6-3 to Spain's Albert Ramos-Vinolas.

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Insatiable Ronaldo collects fourth Golden Shoe award

MADRID - Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo collected a record fourth Golden Shoe award as Europe's top scorer on Tuesday for his 48-goal haul in La Liga last season and said he is hungry for more.

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Sunderland's Allardyce wants better record in north-east

- Sam Allardyce is the first man to manage both north-east rivals Sunderland and Newcastle United but is hoping his time at the Stadium of Light is far more successful than at St James' Park.

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Bayern winger Coman doubtful for Werder game

BERLIN - Bayern Munich winger Kingsley Coman was not as seriously injured while in action for France Under-21s this week as first feared, but could still miss this Saturday's Bundesliga game at Werder Bremen, the German champions said on Tuesday.

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All Blacks expect a few French surprises

CARDIFF - France may have looked light on creativity in their Pool D defeat against Ireland, but their Rugby World Cup quarter-final opponents New Zealand expect Les Bleus to have a few surprises up their sleeves at the Millennium Stadium on Saturday.

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