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Chelsea, Costa set to heap more misery on Schalke

LONDON - The good news for Schalke 04's defenders as they prepare to face Chelsea in their opening Champions League Group G match on Wednesday is that striker Diego Costa is nursing a slight hamstring injury.

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North Korea hails world champion Yang

SEOUL - North Korea has feted wrestler Yang Kyong Il at a reception to celebrate his gold medal at the world championships in Tashkent and said his success had been built on the "wise leadership and deep loving care" of leader Kim Jong Un.

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FIFA finance watchdog member temporarily suspended during probe

BERNE - FIFA has temporarily suspended a member of its financial watchdog after he was arrested on suspicion of corruption and money-laundering in his native Cayman Islands, soccer's governing body said on Tuesday.

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Ericsson looking to the long run

OREBRO Sweden - Marcus Ericsson has had a tough debut season in Formula One, with his Caterham team struggling on and off the track, but Sweden's first grand prix driver in 23 years believes he has a future in the sport.

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Match-fixing deterrent too expensive say Malaysians

KUALA LUMPUR - The Malaysian Football Association (FAM) have baulked at the $50 (30 pounds) a match cost of employing Sportsradar to monitor betting practices but are open to cheaper suggestions on how to tackle match-fixing in their domestic leagues.

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Iran equipment official charged with sexual harassment

SEOUL - South Korean police said on Tuesday they have charged an official with Iran's Asian Games delegation with sexual harassment and banned him from leaving the country following a complaint by a female volunteer at a soccer stadium.

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Cilic wins U.S. Open

Croatia's Marin Cilic swept past Japan's Kei Nishikori 6-3 6-3 6-3 to win the U.S. Open.


Williams wins 18th grand slam title

World number one Serena Williams swept past Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark 6-3 6-3 in the U.S. Open final.

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