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1hBob Harig

McIlroy won't play WGC-Bridgestone Invitational

Rory McIlroy has informed tournament officials that he will be unable to defend his title at next week's WGC-Bridgestone Invitational.

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Szczesny joins Roma on loan

Roma have confirmed the signing of goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny from Arsenal on a year-long loan.

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21hPeter O'Rourke

Adebayor undergoes Villa medical - sources

Tottenham striker Emmanuel Adebayor is set to join Aston Villa after undergoing a medical at the club's training ground, sources have told ESPN FC.

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4hThe Pits

Button to co-host Top Gear?

Reports in the UK suggest Jenson Button may be in talks to co-host popular BBC show Top Gear with Chris Evans.

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5hNick Parkinson

Campbell inspired by father's cancer battle

Luke Campbell tells ESPN he has gained strength from seeing his dad fight cancer and also by training alongside his hero Guillermo Rigondeaux.

8hPA Sport

Wenger defends transfer spending

Arsene Wenger has rejected claims from Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho that Arsenal have abandoned their cautious transfer approach.

19hJames McNicholas

Where does Welbeck fit in for Wenger?

With Arsenal reportedly looking for a new centre-forward and Danny Welbeck still out with an injury, the Englishman may be Arsenal's odd-man out.

7hKevin Palmer

LVG believes in Shaw

The Dutch manager thinks young defender Luke Shaw will silence critics after a challenging and injury plagued campaign last season.

1mBrett Okamoto

Okamoto: Rousey promises to emerge unscathed

Ronda Rousey can't promise how long her bout against Bethe Correia at UFC 190 will last -- but the bantamweight champion is certain she'll sustain minimal punishment when the pair clash Saturday.

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3hNate Saunders

Verstappen to start driving lessons in summer break

F1's youngest ever starter and points scorer will use summer break to start driving lesson at home in Belgium - though he cannot take full test until turning 18 on September 30.

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1dIan Holyman

Di Maria signing close - Blanc

Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc has told media he is "rather positive" Angel Di Maria will soon join from Manchester United.


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