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Froome wins Tour de France 8th stage, takes yellow

Bagnères-de-Luchon (France) (AFP) - Reigning champion Chris Froome gave a demonstration of his versatility in riding away on a fast descent to take the yellow jersey at the Tour de France on …

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Ricciardo frustrated despite Red Bull delight

Silverstone (United Kingdom) (AFP) - Red Bull team chief Christian Horner was delighted ?- even if Daniel Ricciardo was not -- on Saturday after both of his drivers qualified ahead of Ferrari for …

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Senegal striker Cisse leaves Newcastle for China

Newcastle (United Kingdom) (AFP) - Senegalese international striker Papiss Cisse became the latest high-profile player to quit Europe for China on Saturday, signing for Shandong Luneng from …

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Hamilton grabs British GP pole ahead of Rosberg

Silverstone (United Kingdom) (AFP) - Lewis Hamilton held his nerve to grab pole position ahead of Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg for Sunday's British Grand Prix with a spectacular lap in the final …

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Tour director apologises to Yates over arch fall

Pau (France) (AFP) - Young British cyclist Adam Yates received a personal apology from the Tour de France director on Saturday after he was knocked flying off his bike by a falling inflatable arch.

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'Missile' Milos proves he's the real deal

London (AFP) - When Milos Raonic burst onto the scene in 2011, the superlatives came thick and fast, appropriately enough for a man who once fired a serve nudging the 250km/h mark.

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Bielsa blames Lazio for shock 48-hour exit

Rome (AFP) - Marcelo Bielsa, who pulled out of coaching Lazio in a shock move just 48 hours after his appointment was announced, has blamed the club for his exit saying it had failed to sign a single …

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