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England's Anderson, India's Jadeja cleared by ICC

LONDON - England fast bowler James Anderson and India's Ravindra Jadeja have been found not guilty of breaching the ICC code of conduct and are free to play in next week's fourth test, the International Cricket Council said on Friday.

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Crystal Palace sign Norwegian defender Hangeland

LONDON - Experienced Norwegian defender Brede Hangeland has made the short move across London from Fulham to Crystal Palace, signing a one-year deal on Friday.

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Drogba still has killer instinct, says Mourinho

LONDON - Veteran striker Didier Drogba will still strike fear into defenders when he begins his second spell at Chelsea, manager Jose Mourinho said on Friday.

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Nigeria’s Amalaha stripped of weightlifting gold

GLASGOW - Nigeria teenager Chika Amalaha has been stripped of her Commonwealth Games weightlifting gold medal after failing a doping test, the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) said on Friday.

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Real stadium plans disrupted by Madrid court ruling

MADRID - Real Madrid's plans to remodel their Bernabeu stadium were thrown into doubt on Friday after a court in the Spanish capital suspended an agreement between the club and the city government that is crucial to the project.

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Van Nistelrooy named as Dutch assistant coach

AMSTERDAM - Ruud van Nistelrooy has been named as one of the Netherlands national team assistant coaches, the Dutch football association (KNVB) said on Friday.

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World Cup boosts revenue for bookmaker William Hill

LONDON - Leading British bookmaker William Hill said the football World Cup had boosted revenues in the first half of the year, with growing numbers of its customers betting on matches online.


Spanish striker Villa vows to add to legacy in New York

NEW YORK - For Spanish striker David Villa, the chance to start afresh in Major League Soccer with New York City at Yankee Stadium proved irresistible in his quest to add to his legacy.


Expect Chelsea fight for first-choice keeper spot - Mourinho

LONDON - Petr Cech is ready to take up the challenge of competing with Thibaut Courtois for the position of Chelsea's number one goalkeeper, manager Jose Mourinho said on Thursday.


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Rory McIlroy wins the British Open.

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