- AC Milan have made a habit of muddling through under coach Massimiliano Allegri and they did it again on Wednesday by scraping into the Champions League knockout stage with a performance which left opponents Ajax Amsterdam fuming.
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PERTH - There will be no room for sentiment when it comes to selecting the team for this week's potentially decisive third Ashes test against Australia, England captain Alastair Cook said on Thursday.
PERTH - In a neat moment of sporting synchronicity, both Australia captain Michael Clarke and his English counterpart Alastair Cook will play their 100th test in the third Ashes contest this week.
PERTH - Australia captain Michael Clarke said he was confident paceman Ryan Harris would be fit to face England in the third Ashes test on Friday but all-rounder James Faulkner has been ruled out of the match with a broken thumb.
WELLINGTON - New Zealand all-rounder Corey Anderson captured two wickets and took the catch to dismiss Shivnarine Chanderpaul to leave West Indies lurched on 158 for four at the close of a rain-affected second day of the second test on Thursday.
- Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger admitted to feeling frustrated after his side missed out on top spot in their Champions League group and an easier draw in the knockout stages.
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.