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Spurs' Townsend returns from injury

Sun, 07/20/2014 04:14AM -0400
England midfielder Andros Townsend plays 45 minutes of Spurs' friendly against Seattle on his return from an ankle injury.
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Redknapp 'considered leaving' QPR

Sat, 07/19/2014 05:38PM -0400
QPR manager Harry Redknapp said he would have retired if his side had not won promotion back to the Premier League.
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Maldonado signs new Lotus deal

Sat, 07/19/2014 05:14PM -0400
Pastor Maldonado signs a deal to stay at Lotus for the 2015 season, despite failing to score a single point this year.
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'McIlroy 18 holes from golfing greatness'

Sat, 07/19/2014 04:59PM -0400
Rory McIlroy is playing serenely and on the verge of matching the feat of two golfing icons - if he can hold his nerve to win the Open.
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Liverpool beat Bristol to go second

Sat, 07/19/2014 04:28PM -0400
Liverpool climb to second place in the Women's Super League table after a 3-1 victory at Bristol Academy.
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England must 'kick down door' to stop rot

Sat, 07/19/2014 03:48PM -0400
England have the opportunity to end a nine-match winless run in the second Test against India and must not waste it, says Jonathan Agnew.
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O'Brien's Bracelet wins Irish Oaks

Sat, 07/19/2014 03:16PM -0400
Colm O'Donoghue rides 10-1 shot Bracelet to give Aidan O'Brien a fourth victory in the Irish Oaks at the Curragh.
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Great Britain lose narrowly to Latvia

Sat, 07/19/2014 03:05PM -0400
Britain's men suffer a 77-73 defeat in their first game of the summer despite a strong performance from Myles Hesson.
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Technical problems for BBC iPlayer

Sat, 07/19/2014 02:48PM -0400
BBC services including iPlayer and a variety of online material have been affected by technical problems.
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Civil war, abduction and the Commonwealth Games

Sat, 07/19/2014 02:45PM -0400
Rosa Crean's family was torn apart during the Greek Civil War - but now the 72-year-old dreams of Commonwealth Games gold.
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No chance of German GP win - Hamilton

Sat, 07/19/2014 02:33PM -0400
Lewis Hamilton says he would have to be "smoking something" to believe he can win the German Grand Prix from 15th.
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Open two-tee start backed by players

Sat, 07/19/2014 02:28PM -0400
The R&A's use of a two-tee start to avoid possible thunderstorms on round three of the Open is backed by most players.
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Plunkett strikes leave Test in balance

Sat, 07/19/2014 01:56PM -0400
England took three wickets in the evening session to leave the second Test against India at Lord's in the balance.
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Walker sets new European Tour record

Sat, 07/19/2014 01:51PM -0400
Scotland's Kylie Walker sets a 54-hole record at the German Open for the lowest score on the Ladies' European Tour.
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McIlroy taking nothing for granted

Sat, 07/19/2014 01:39PM -0400
Rory McIlroy is taking nothing for granted despite carrying a six-shot lead into the final round of the Open at Royal Liverpool.
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AP McCoy passes Pipe's winners mark

Sat, 07/19/2014 01:17PM -0400
Jockey AP McCoy gains his 4,192nd career win to pass a record held by trainer Martin Pipe, his friend and mentor.
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Rival fans' tribute to crash victims

Sat, 07/19/2014 01:15PM -0400
Sunderland supporters raise money for a floral tribute to the two Newcastle fans who died in Thursday's aeroplane crash in Ukraine.
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Majka wins as Nibali strengthens lead

Sat, 07/19/2014 12:26PM -0400
Vincenzo Nibali further tightens his grip as Tour de France leader after finishing second on stage 14 behind Rafal Majka.
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London Broncos 16-58 St Helens

Sat, 07/19/2014 12:04PM -0400
St Helens climb back to the top of Super League with a dominant 11-try display against London Broncos at the Hive.
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McIlroy secures six-shot Open lead

Sat, 07/19/2014 12:04PM -0400
Rory McIlroy closes in on his first Open Championship as a third-round 68 earns him a six-shot lead over Rickie Fowler.
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