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Ferrer roars into quarters

Spain’s David Ferrer beat Kevin Anderson in four sets at Roland Garros David Ferrer advanced to his tenth successive grand slam quarter-final as he beat Kevin Anderson in four sets at Roland Garros on Monday. The Spaniard overcame the loss…

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Barry Hills given temp licence

Barry Hills has been granted a temporary licence Barry Hills has been granted a temporary licence by the British Horseracing Authority to take over the running of Kingwood House Stables in Lambourn following the death of his son, John, on…

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Russia leave out Cheryshev

Denis Cheryshev: Misses out for Russia Russia coach Fabio Capello has confirmed his 23-man squad for the World Cup, with Denis Cheryshev and Pavel Mogilevets the players to miss out. Capello had already whittled down his provisional list to 25…

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Petkovic battles through

Andrea Petkovic (l) consoles Kiki Bertens (r) after her victory at the French Open Andrea Petkovic came from a set down to beat Dutch qualifier Kiki Bertens and secure a quarter-final berth at the French Open. The German looked to…

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Dempster starts Hibs job

Rod Petrie: Now Hibernian’s non-executive chairman New Hibernian chief executive Leeann Dempster has started work at Easter Road. The former Motherwell official has taken over from under-fire chairman Rod Petrie, who is still facing supporter demands for him to quit…

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Harry: Rooney and Gerrard key

Wayne Rooney: Harry Redknapp says the United striker is as important as Steven Gerrard Harry Redknapp believes Wayne Rooney is as important to the England cause as Steven Gerrard and insists there should be no debate about his place in…

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Adams hopes for Hoolahan stay

Wes Hoolahan: Still wanted at Norwich by boss Neil Adams Norwich City manager Neil Adams hopes to keep Wes Hoolahan at Carrow Road next season, following their relegation from the Premier League. The future of the 32-year-old Irishman has been…

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Cameroon leave out Idrissou

Mohammadou Idrissou: Cut from Cameroon squad Veteran striker Mohammadou Idrissou has been left out of Cameroon’s final 23-man squad for the World Cup by coach Volker Finke. Maccadbi Haifi forward Idrissou, 34, was one of five cuts as Finke whittled…

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Southampton: No mass exodus

Rickie Lambert: First to leave St Mary’s this summer Southampton say they would prefer not to sell any more players before appointing a new manager, after allowing Rickie Lambert to join Liverpool. Saints have received “multiple offers” for their stars…

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Romsdal added to Derby

Romsdal (right): Supplemented for the Investec Derby Romsdal has been supplemented into Saturday’s Investec Derby for which there are 17 six-day acceptors. John Gosden’s charge worked at Newmarket on Friday and sufficiently impressed connections to book his place in the…

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