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Chaves becomes a monument man at Lombardy

Bergamo (Italy) (AFP) - Orica's Esteban Chaves beat Italian Diego Rosa in a dramatic sprint finish to become the first Colombian winner of one of cycling's five monuments at the Tour of Lombardy on …

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Bayern held at home as Ancelotti misses record

Berlin (AFP) - Leaders Bayern Munich dropped their first Bundesliga points of the season on Saturday as their 1-1 draw at home to Cologne denied Carlo Ancelotti a record-equalling sixth straight win.

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Willian and Costa steady Chelsea ship

Kingston upon Hull (United Kingdom) (AFP) - Willian and Diego Costa scored twice in six second-half minutes as Chelsea won 2-0 at Hull City on Saturday to claim a first win in four Premier League …

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Payet magic rescues spluttering West Ham

London (AFP) - Dimitri Payet produced an early contender for goal of the season as the West Ham star's sublime strike salvaged a 1-1 draw against Middlesbrough on Saturday.

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Snore no more, Rory putting on a show at Ryder Cup

Chaska (United States) (AFP) - Rory McIlroy was the last to arrive at the opening tee Saturday morning for his Ryder Cup match, prompting the pro-USA crowd in the grandstand to get the first "Snory …

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Zidane aware of Madrid's special demands

Madrid (AFP) - Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane insists he isn't shocked by criticism following three consecutive draws due to his experience of the unique demands at the Spanish giants.

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Kerber armed for China Open assault

Beijing (AFP) - New world number one Angelique Kerber said Saturday that she was focused on her "weapon" as she hits the court in Beijing for the China Open.

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