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Record scorer Rooney set for Manchester derby return

LONDON - Manchester United are likely to welcome back captain Wayne Rooney from suspension for their visit to Premier League champions Manchester City on Sunday, hoping the striker can add to his record scoring tally in the derby.

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Murray qualifies for Tour Finals with Dimitrov win

PARIS - Briton Andy Murray continued his recent resurgence when he qualified for the ATP World Tour Finals by reaching the quarter-finals of the Paris Masters with a 6-3 6-3 win against Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov on Thursday.

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Bianchi remains in critical but stable condition - family

PARIS - Injured Formula One driver Jules Bianchi remains in a critical but stable condition, the Frenchman's family said on Thursday.

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Nigeria set to avoid FIFA suspension after court case is dropped

CAPE TOWN - Nigeria look like avoiding a FIFA suspension after a court case involving a battle for the leadership of the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) was withdrawn from the High Court on Thursday.

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Saints boss happy with fixture glut

LONDON - Southampton head up to Hull City for a Premier League clash on Saturday with manager Ronald Koeman embracing rather than bemoaning his high-flying side's busy schedule.

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Rio faces fight to get back into QPR side, says Redknapp

LONDON - Queens Park Rangers defender Rio Ferdinand, banned for three games after being found guilty of misconduct by the English FA for an "abusive" Twitter comment, faces a battle to get back into the first team, according to manager Harry Redknapp.

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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.

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