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LAST_UPDATEThu, 24 Jul 2014 12pm

Tour De France: Gallopin Looking To Defend Yellow On Bastille Day

Lotto-Belisol team rider Tony Gallopin of France reacts on the podium as he took the leader's yellow jersey after the 170-km ninth stage of the Tour de France cycling race between Gerardmer and Mulhouse July 13, 2014. Pic: ReutersMULHOUSE: Tony Gallopin will summon all his energy for one last effort as he looks to defend the coveted Tour de France yellow jersey on Bastille Day.

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Newcastle Sign French International Cabella

France's Karim Benzema (left) talks with teammate Remy Cabella during a training session in Rio de Janeiro, June 24, 2014. Pic: ReutersLONDON: English Premier League club Newcastle United signed midfielder Remy Cabella from French side Montpellier, the British club said yesterday.

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Montgomerie Wins US Senior Open In Playoff

Colin Montgomerie of Scotland putts on the 10th green during the final round of the 2014 US Senior Open Championship at Oak Tree National on July 13, 2014 in Edmond, Oklahoma. Pic: AFPOKLAHOMA: Colin Montgomerie won the US Senior Open when he edged American Gene Sauers in a three-hole playoff in Edmond, Oklahoma, yesterday.

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Tour De France: Stage Set For A Breakaway To Mulhouse

The pack of riders cycles on its way during the 170-km ninth stage of the Tour de France cycling race between Gerardmer and Mulhouse July 13, 2014. Pic: ReutersGÉRARDMER: Tour de France leader Vincenzo Nibali is expecting a quieter day in the saddle yesterday as the ninth stage takes the peloton over 170km from Gerardmer to Mulhouse.

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Tour De France: Martin Wins And Gallopin Claims Yellow

Lotto-Belisol team rider Tony Gallopin (left) of France and BMC team rider Greg Van Avermaet of Belgium cycle in the Vosges mountains during the 170-km ninth stage of the Tour de France cycling race between Gerardmer and Mulhouse July 13, 2014. Pic: ReutersMULHOUSE: Tony Martin continued Germany’s stunning sporting month by winning the ninth stage of the Tour de France yesterday as Frenchman Tony Gallopin claimed the race leader’s yellow jersey.

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Emmanuel Adebayor Ruled Out Of Tottenham Tour With Malaria

STRIKER Emmanuel Adebayor will miss Tottenham's tour of North America after being diagnosed with malaria.

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Reina Role To Be Discussed

PEPE Reina says discussions will take place with Brendan Rodgers to see where he fits in at Liverpool after returning from a season-long loan at Napoli.

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World Cup Final: Germany Defeats Argentina In Extra Time (1-0)

Argentina's forward and captain Lionel Messi (L) and Germany's defender Mats Hummels vie for the ball during the 2014 FIFA World Cup final football match. AFP PHOTO / ODD ANDERSEN/afp/getty imagesBetter late than never -- Germany won its fourth World Cup after a tense 1-0 victory over Argentina on Sunday.

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Schweinsteiger Confident Ahead Of Finals Clash

BASTIAN Schweinsteiger is confident Germany will not buckle under pressure on Sunday when they battle Argentina for the biggest prize in world football.

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Germany Bookies’ Red-Hot Favourites

Germany are red-hot favourites to win the World Cup on Sunday, according to British bookmakers, with punters piling money on them to conquer Argentina in the final./Pic:EPALONDON: Germany are red-hot favourites to win the World Cup on Sunday, according to British bookmakers, with punters piling money on them to conquer Argentina in the final.

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