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LIVE -- Pakistan vs. England

Follow live ball-by-ball coverage of England's 1st Test against Pakistan as James Anderson strikes early for the tourists in the United Arab Emirates.

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18hRichard Jolly

United's Rooney will be fit to face Everton

Rooney missed England's 2-0 victory over Estonia on Friday and did not travel to Lithuania for Monday's Euro 2016 qualifier because of ankle injury.

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Makudi will appeal FIFA suspension - lawyer

A lawyer acting for Worawi Makudi says the Thai football association president will immediately appeal his 90-day suspension handed down by FIFA.

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World Cup man-of-the-match awards to be adjusted

World Cup organisers to adjust way man of the match is decided in time for quarterfinals after Joe Launchbury spoke of "embarrassing" award he received when England were knocked out.

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Zidane: Ronaldo driven by Messi rivalry

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo's incredible goal-scoring feats are motivated by competing with Barcelona forward Lionel Messi, according to Bernabeu legend Zinedine Zidane.

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McIlroy to host Irish Open until 2018

Rory McIlroy will continue to host the Irish Open for the next three years, with the next year's prize fund set to increase by a sizeable 60 percent.

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Ecclestone: F1 needs a Cosworth engine again

Bernie Ecclestone thinks current manufacturers have too much power after seeing the Red Bull engine saga take another twist in Russia and has floated Cosworth as a potential solution.

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Italy seal RWC 2019 spot with defeat of Romania

Despite a late surge from the Romanians, Italy proved too strong in their encounter in Exeter to grab third spot in Pool D and with it a place at Japan 2019.

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Muller hints at Premier League move

The transfer window might be closed, but the rumours keep ticking. As always, Transfer Talk has the latest and greatest.

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Martial: United can win Prem and UCL

Anthony Martial feels Manchester United can do a double by winning both the Premier League and the Champions League this year.

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Argentina cruise past gutsy Namibia

The Pumas run in nine tries at Leicester and await the winner of Ireland-France in the quarterfinals of the Rugby World Cup next weekend in Cardiff.

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Flanagan and Smith post world title wins

Terry Flanagan and Liam Smith are being lined up to defend their world titles back in Manchester on December 19 after startling stoppage wins on Saturday night.