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Man City get group of death in Champions League draw

MANCHESTER CITY boss Manuel Pellegrini is facing up to the toughest Champions League group draw he could have hoped not to get, as the sky blues prepare to meet last season’s runners up Juventus and Europa League champions Sevilla. Strong Bundesliga side Borussia Mönchengladbach make up this year’s group of…

Four English and five Spanish clubs reach Champions League group stage

BREAKING his goal drought, a hat trick from Wayne Rooney against Club Brugge meant that Manchester United qualified for the European Champions League Group Stage winning 7–1 on aggregate. They join the regular English contenders, Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester City in the draw, which takes place on August 27. With…

Long jumper Greg Rutherford claims another gold

BRITISH long jumper Greg Rutherford has once again proved his worth as he added the World gold medal to his Olympic, European and Commonwealth titles. Only four other Britons - Linford Christie, Jonathan Edwards, Sally Gunnell and Daley Thompson - have ever held these four titles at the same time.…

British IndyCar driver killed in horrific accident

JUSTIN Wilson, a 37-year-old IndyCar driver from Sheffield, has died after he was hit on the head by a piece of flying debris. He had been in a coma following the accident at the Pocono Raceway in Pennsylvania on Sunday (August 23) but it was announced that he died in…

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Cycling superstar Nibali disqualified from La Vuelta after getting a tow

ITALIAN cyclist Vincenzo Nibali, who won La Vuelta in 2010, has been disqualified from this year’s race after being filmed holding on to his support car and thereby gaining an advantage. Pictures of the incident were broadcast by the TV channel Eurosport as the race progressed on Sunday August 24.…

Britain and Spain celebrate golds at World Athletics Championships

BRITAIN’S heptathlon heroine Jessica Ennis-Hill celebrated a remarkable achievement on Sunday (August 23), winning the gold medal at the IAAF World Athletics Championships being held in Beijing, a little over a year since giving birth to her first child. Ennis-Hill built a comfortable lead over the two days of competition,…

Pedro sale helps tiny club in Tenerife

THE SALE of their former striker Pedro to Chelsea has seen the largest profit for any player who has come through the Barcelona youth scheme by several million euros.  There has however been a surprising and very welcome benefit to the little Raqui San Isidro club, from the city of…

Cesc Fabregas aids Chelsea swoop for Barca forward Pedro

BARCELONA striker Pedro is expected to be confirmed as Chelsea’s newest signing on Thursday (August 20), despite long-term speculation that the player would go to Manchester United, after an intervention by old friend Cesc Fabregas.  Pedro travelled to London for a medical with Jose Mourinho’s side on Wednesday, and it’s…

Devastating Day, terrific Murray, glory for Lorenzo and super City

DID YOU KNOW?Yossi Benayoun,  as far as I know, is the only player to score a hat-trick in the PL, FAC and Champions League - doing so for Liverpool v Burnley, Havant and Waterlooville and Besiktas respectively. GOLF - The final major of the year, the US PGA, was won…

Barcelona lose in the 2015 Super Cup

Arriving at the Nou Camp on August 17 with a surprising 4–0 lead from the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup, Athletic Bilbao would have been forgiven for expecting a very hard match. In the event, despite a Lionel Messi goal just before half time, Athletic Bilbao equalised through…

Spanish woman claims second Badminton World Championship

SPANISH player Carolina Marin won the Badminton World Championships in Jakarta on Sunday (August 16) for the second time after beating Indian player Saina Nehwal by 21-16 and 21-19. The 22-year-old woman from Huelva, who won her first world title last year in Copenhagen, has entered an elite group of…

Athletes complain after Union flag banished from new British kit

OLYMPIC gold medal-winning long jumper Greg Rutherford has hit out at the redesigned British Athletics kit for the Athletics World Championships, to be held in Beijing from August 22.  What’s got him fired up is the absence of the Union flag, the first time the national athletics squad’s vest hasn’t…
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