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    24 Aug 2014 Sun

    Football: Libya gives up hosting 2017 Africa Cup of Nations

    Libya surrendered its right to host the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday (Aug 23), blaming the decision on the worsening security situation in the country.

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    24 Aug 2014 Sun

    Motor Racing: Vettel blames lack of power for Mercedes gap

    Sebastian Vettel blamed a lack of power from his Renault engine for the massive gap between his third placed Red Bull and the two Mercedes on the front row of the grid for Sunday's (Aug 24) Belgian Grand Prix.

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    23 Aug 2014 Sat

    Motor Racing: Rosberg takes Belgian GP pole

    World championship leader Nico Rosberg secured his fourth pole position in succession on Saturday (Aug 23) when he topped the times ahead of his Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton in a tense and wet qualifying session for Sunday's Belgian Grand Prix.

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    23 Aug 2014 Sat

    Blasts hit Ukraine football stadium

    Two powerful explosions on Saturday (Aug 23) hit Donbass Arena, home to Ukrainian football club Shakhtar Donetsk. The club said there were no casualties among staff.

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    23 Aug 2014 Sat

    Swimming: Ledecky smashes world record, Phelps wins

    American Katie Ledecky has broken her own world record in the 400-metres freestyle at the Pan Pacific Championships in Australia.

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    23 Aug 2014 Sat

    Football: Redknapp piles pressure on Spurs boss Pochettino

    QPR manager Harry Redknapp has piled pressure on Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino ahead of his return to White Hart Lane by insisting anything other than a top-four finish will be a failure for his old club.

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    23 Aug 2014 Sat

    Golf: Defending champ Scott shares PGA Barclays lead

    Defending champion Adam Scott made a run of four consecutive birdies and closed with a tap-in birdie to share the lead after Friday's (Aug 22) second round of The Barclays PGA tournament.

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    23 Aug 2014 Sat

    Football: Mandzukic hands Atletico Super Cup win over Real

    Atletico Madrid gained some measure of revenge for their Champions League final defeat to Real Madrid by beating their city rivals 1-0 at the Vicente Calderon on Friday (Aug 22) to win the Spanish Super Cup 2-1 on aggregate.

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    23 Aug 2014 Sat

    Football: Ten-man PSG held by struggling Evian

    Paris Saint-Germain once again came unstuck against their bete noire Evian on Friday (Aug 22) , being forced to settle for a 0-0 draw after having Yohan Cabaye sent off in their Ligue 1 clash in Annecy.

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    23 Aug 2014 Sat

    Tennis: Rosol outlasts Lu to reach Winston-Salem final

    Czech veteran Lukas Rosol reached the final of the ATP Winston-Salem tournament by defeating Taiwan's Lu Yen-Hsun 7-5, 4-6, 6-4 on Friday (Aug 22) at the US Open warm-up event.