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Davis Cup: Teenager Krygios To Lead Off Australia’s Play-Off Tie Against Uzbekistan

File pic.PERTH: Rising star Nick Kyrgios will lead off Australia’s Davis Cup World Group play-off tie against Uzbekistan’s top-ranked Denis Istomin in Perth tomorrow.

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Asian Cup: Déjà Vu As Australia Face Japan In Final Warm-Up

File pic.MELBOURNE: Australia will warm up for hosting the Asian Cup with a rematch of the 2011 final when they face reigning champions Japan in a friendly in Osaka on Nov 18.

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Djokovic’s Absence Raises India’s Hope In Davis Cup World Group Playoff

World number one Novak Djokovic pulled out of the weekend's action in the southern city of Bangalore citing fatigue and family reasons after being stunned by Japan's Kei Nishikori in the US Open semi-final last week. Pic: ReutersBANGALORE: Hosts India hope world number one Novak Djokovic's absence will help them upset former champions Serbia in the Davis Cup World Group play-off tie starting tomorrow.

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Wrist Surgery Keeps Tennis Star Del Portro Out Of Malaysian Open

Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina returns the ball to Somdev Devvarman of Indiaduring their men's singles match at the ATP Dubai Tennis Championships February 25, 2014. Pic: ReutersKUALA LUMPUR: Argentina’s highest ranked tennis player, Juan Martin del Potro, the 2009 US Open champion will miss the upcoming ATP 250 Malaysian Open scheduled from Sept 20 to 28, due to a wrist surgery.

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Italy And Russia's Cyclists Disqualified After Punching Match During Bike Race

Pic: StompSPAIN: The Vuelta a Espana is an annual biking competition held in Spain where contestants square off in a contest of endurance and stamina.

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Chelsea To Battle Man Utd For £60m Cristiano Ronaldo

CHELSEA have emerged as shock contenders to sign Real Madrid star and ex-Manchester United hero Cristiano Ronaldo.

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F1: Ferrari Chairman Quits After 23 Years

FERRARI's Luca Di Montezemolo is to step down as long-time chairman of the Formula 1 team.

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Chelsea Flop Fernando Torres Is BETTER Than Liverpool Star Mario Balotelli - Diego Lopez

 -Getty imagesCHELSEA striker Fernando Torres is a better player than Liverpool star Mario Balotelli.

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Man United Aiming For Top Three Finish

MANCHESTER UNITED have set a target of finishing in the top three of the Premier League this season, the club's executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward has revealed.

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