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Kasparov back from retirement for US tournament

Former chess world champion Garry Kasparov is coming out of retirement to play in a US tournament next month, organisers announced on Thursday.

Kasparov, who dominated the game for more than 15 years, will compete against nine top players at the Sinquefield Cup in St. Louis, Missouri.

The former champion …

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Rutherford out of Anniversary Games with ankle injury

Defending world long jump champion Greg Rutherford has been ruled out of the Anniversary Games in London on July 9 with an ankle ligament injury but hopes to recover in time for the World Championships in August, the 30-year-old has said.

Rutherford has struggled with injuries this year and underwent …

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Gunathilaka, Dickwella hit centuries in comprehensive Sri Lanka win

Sri Lanka 312/2 (Gunathilaka 116, Dickwella 102, Tharanga 44*) beat Zimbabwe 310/8 (Masakadza 111, Musakanda 48, Hasaranga 2-44) by 8 wickets

Sri Lanka hauled in Zimbabwe's 310 for 8, with 8 wickets in hand and 16 balls remaining, without ever really appearing to extend themselves.

Leading the pursuit …

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Arda not leaving Barcelona, says agent

Arda Turan's agent insists the midfielder will see out his contract at Barcelona that runs until 2020.

The 30-year-old joined Barca from Atletico Madrid in July 2015 but, after his debut was delayed for six months due to the Catalan giants serving a player registration ban, he has failed to …

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F1 bosses prepared for Silverstone to exercise break clause

Formula One bosses expect British Grand Prix organizers to activate a break clause next week, leaving the country in danger of dropping off the calendar from 2019 if a new deal cannot be done.

A source close to the commercial rights holder said Formula One Management had offered to take …

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💥OFFICIAL: Arsenal Sign✍ Lacazette⚡

Arsenal have announced the signing of French striker Alexandre Lacazette for a club record fee of £46 million plus add-ons.

Lacazette is the second signing for the North London club this summer. They previously signed full back Sead Kolasinac on a free transfer.

The club confirmed the news on Wednesday …

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Players Boycott from Australia A tour

Australia's players have chosen to withdraw from the Australia A tour of South Africa after there was no material progress made in pay talks between Cricket Australia and the Australian Cricketers Association this week.

The decision was reached by the Australia A squad - lead by Usman Khawaja and Travis Head …

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