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Liverpool Face Tricky Europa League Group

MONACO — Five-time European champions Liverpool face a stern test of their continental experience after drawing former domestic champions Bordeaux of France and Rubin Kazan of Russia when the Europa League group phase draw was made today.

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Kagawa, Honda To Lead Japan Against Minnows


TOKYO: Under-fire Japan coach Vahid Halilhodzic called up big guns Keisuke Honda and Shinji Kagawa on Thursday for the World Cup qualifiers against minnows Cambodia and Afghanistan.

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Kurzawa Out Of Clash With Former Club Monaco

PARIS  — New Paris Saint-Germain signing Layvin Kurzawa will miss an immediate return to former employers Monaco on Sunday due to an ankle injury.

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Manchester United Duo Join Chelsea Footballers In Two-On-Two Skills Contest Along With Bayern, Real Madrid And Juventus Stars

Some of the world's biggest stars from Manchester United, Chelsea, Bayern Munich, Real Madrid, Juventus and AC Milan attended adidas' #bethedifference event as the six European giants launched their third kits.

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[Video] Fastest Man On Earth Gets Run Over By A Segway

Pic: Youtube screenshot

Usain Bolt might be the unbeaten champion of the 200m sprint but he was finally toppled...by a Segway-riding cameraman.

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Federer, Sharapova Defends Brisbane Titles

BRISBANE – Seventeen-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer and five-time major-winner Maria Sharapova will defend their Brisbane International titles in the lead-up to the Australian Open in January, organisers said Thursday.

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Duo Chan Peng Soon-Goh Liu Ying Reaches Quarter-Finals

KUALA LUMPUR - CHAN Peng Soon-Goh Liu Ying extended their fine run at the Vietnam Open GP by reaching the quarter-finals today.

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Lionel Messi Wins UEFA Best Player In Europe Award

Lionel Messi won the UEFA Best Player in Europe award, finishing ahead of Luis Suarez and Cristiano Ronaldo, second and third respectively.

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Usain Bolt Beats Justin Gatlin To 200m Gold, Claims Sprint Double At World C'ships

BEIJING - Usain Bolt claimed the sprint double at the Athletics World Championships in Beijing on Thursday evening.

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