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23/12/14 11:51 - Northampton hooker Dylan Hartley handed three-week ban for elbowing Leicester's Matt Smith
The Saints hooker was sent off for the offence during Saturday's 23-19 win over the Tigers, and will miss games against Harlequins, Newcastle and Sale
23/12/14 11:43 - Boxing Day predictions: Lawro v Guy Mowbray
BBC Sport football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on MOTD commentator Guy Mowbray in his Premier League predictions.
23/12/14 11:42 - Ibrahimovic: I should have been ahead of Borg
Striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has dismissed his second-place finish on a list of Sweden's all-time sporting greats behind tennis master Bjorn Borg.
23/12/14 11:40 - Karl Oyston should resign as Blackpool chairman over fan row, insists club president Valeri Belokon
The Seasiders chief has been embroiled in a war of words after allegedly branding Stephen Smith "a retard" in an angry text message exchange
23/12/14 11:39 - Te'o: People mocking me need to 'find a new joke'
Yes, he's heard enough comments about Lennay Kekua at this point, thank you very much.
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23/12/14 11:39 - M.L.B. Average Salary Exceeds $3.8 Million
Major League Baseball's average salary rose past $3.8 million, the steepest increase since 2001, which puts players on track to top $4 million in 2015 for the first time.
23/12/14 11:32 - John Fox: 'Sky is not falling'
The Broncos blew a chance to clinch the No. 2 seed Monday night with a loss to the Bengals.
23/12/14 11:30 - Arsenal news: Arsene Wenger admits he has overplayed Calum Chambers this season
Arsenal manager knows the youngster is tired and admits it would have been 'too much' for him to play at centre-back against Liverpool
23/12/14 11:30 - West Ham owner David Sullivan daring to dream with Hammers Champions League charge - and his new Krays movie
The Hammers' joint-chairman is targeting a top four finish with the club as well as mainstream movie success with The Rise of the Krays
23/12/14 11:30 - Arsenal watch Nantes' midfielder Jordan Veretout as Inter Milan keep tabs on French Under-21 starlet
Veretout's contract expires in 2017 and has a buy-out clause of around £4million
23/12/14 11:30 - Raymond van Barneveld banking on bizarre face-palm ritual to hit the winning shots at Ally Pally
The Dutchman cruised through his PDC World Championship first round clash against Rowby-Joh Rodriguez without dropping a set and will meet Jamie Caven next
23/12/14 11:30 - West Ham chairman David Sullivan insists NO stars will be sold in January
The Hammers are in fourth position in the Premier League and have aspirations to finish in the Champions League places come May
23/12/14 11:30 - Brighton target MK Dons boss Karl Robinson as replacement for Sami Hyypia
Former Liverpool man Hyypia resigned after a run of just one win in 18 matches and the Seagulls have already begun their search for a replacement
23/12/14 11:30 - Tottenham midfielder Paulinho set for January switch to Inter Milan as Spurs eye Saido Berahino swoop
The Brazilian isn't part of Mauricio Pochettino's plans and former Manchester City boss Mancini is keen on offering him a route out of White Hart Lane
23/12/14 11:30 - "Natural forward" Ayoze Perez can be Newcastle's Wayne Rooney, insists Toon boss Alan Pardew
The Newcastle boss takes his side to Old Trafford on Boxing Day on the back of just one win in their last five league games
23/12/14 11:30 - Brad Jones warns axed Simon Mignolet he won't give up Liverpool No 1 spot without a fight
The Australian has displaced ex-Sunderland man Mignolet in Brendan Rodgers' starting XI after the Belgian endured a torrid start to the season
23/12/14 11:30 - Joey Barton admits: I was WRONG about 'inconsistent' Alexis Sanchez - and now he's in my fantasy team
"I rightly get caned by all the Arsenal fans on Twitter every time he has a good game or scores a goal," says the QPR midfielder
23/12/14 11:30 - Jermain Defoe set on Premier League return with QPR after MLS move turns sour
Harry Redknapp has signed the former England striker two times in the past and is keen on bringing him on board to ease the burden on the in-form Charlie Austin
23/12/14 11:30 - Arsene Wenger admits Arsenal's defence has no "leadership" - and players don't talk to each other
"They should be talking, yes. Maybe they do talk but it doesn't look like that when you look at the pictures. Of course it's important to have someone organising. You want somebody to take the leadership there," says Gunners chief
23/12/14 11:30 - Sam Allardyce's contract won't be sorted until the summer, confirms West Ham chairman David Sullivan
The former Bolton boss's current deal expires at the end of the season but both parties are understood to be comfortable with a relaxed approach
23/12/14 11:30 - West Ham star Andy Carroll warns Jose Mourinho: Sam Allardyce has ALREADY worked out how to beat Chelsea
"He knows how to beat managers, their tactics," Carroll said. "He knows what they are going to do against us. It's just a game of chess, really, looking a move ahead"
23/12/14 11:30 - Arsenal target Jordan Veretout is undoubtedly a wonderful talent - but NOT what the Gunners need in January
The 21-year-old has been linked with a move to the Gunners in the new year but he is far too similar to Arsene Wenger's other options, writes Andrew Gibney
23/12/14 11:30 - Wenger comes to the defence of hapless Mertesacker
Arsène Wenger has given his support to Per Mertesacker, saying the German centre-half has suffered from not having a settled defensive line-up playing alongside him every week.
23/12/14 11:30 - Chelsea transfer news: Besiktas considering January loan move for misfit Mohamed Salah, says club president Fikrit Orman
Besiktas are considering a January loan move for Chelsea misfit Mohamed Salah.
23/12/14 11:30 - Leicester vs Tottenham: Mauricio Pochettino plays down concerns over Ryan Mason injury
Mauricio Pochettino has played down fears over Ryan Mason's ankle injury, saying that the Tottenham Hotspur midfielder is "stronger than he believes".
23/12/14 11:30 - Chelsea show the certainty to chase a quadruple
Three weeks ago all the talk was of whether Chelsea might be invincible.
23/12/14 11:29 - QPR manager Harry Redknapp eyeing Jermain Defoe
Queens Park Rangers manager identifies former Tottenham and Portsmouth striker as priority January purchase but must first convince club chairman Tony Fernandes
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23/12/14 11:22 - Tiger: "Un anno frustrante Ma nel 2015 ci divertiremo!"
Tiger: "Un anno frustrante Ma nel 2015 ci divertiremo!"
Post natalizio del campione nel suo nel blog personale. In cui ringrazia i figli e Lindsey Vonn, lancia la sfida per la prossima stagione e fa gli auguri a tutti di Buone Feste
23/12/14 11:14 - Competición mete dos partidos a Pina y deja sin efecto la amarilla a San José
Competición ha sancionado con dos partidos a Tomás Pina, expulsado contra el Deportivo, y ha dejado sin efectos la tarjeta amarilla que vio San Jose. Leer
23/12/14 11:13 - Tiger Woods talks of 'incredible relief' at return to fitness
Former world No 1 and 14-time major winner expresses his delight at finally overcoming the injury problems which have dogged him in recent years
23/12/14 11:06 - Transfer news recap: All the news, rumours, done deals and reaction on Tuesday as January window closes in
Christmas is a time for giving and receiving but for managers across Europe the real festive period is yet to come with the opening of the transfer window
23/12/14 11:03 - Hoeneß: 20 Kilo ?in Haft ?abgenommen
Hoeneß nimmt nur 1.700 Kalorien pro Tag zu sich.Bis Jänner dünstet der wegen Steuerbetrugs verurteilte Ex-Manager von Bayern München, Uli Hoeneß (62), noch in der JVA Landsberg. Neben den garantierten Unannehmlichkeiten im Gefängnis kann sich Hoeneß wenigstens bei der Entlassung über ein gesünderes Körpergewicht freuen. Wegen der Knast-Kost speckte er über 20 Kilo ab.
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23/12/14 11:01 - Mets Prospect L. J. Mazzilli Suspended for Drug Use
The 24-year-old son of the former Mets star Lee Mazzilli was suspended 50 games without pay for violating baseball's minor-league drug policy.
23/12/14 10:56 - Cowboys' success could conflict with CFB Playoff
A potential playoff game for the Cowboys could alter preparation for college title game.
23/12/14 10:55 - Documentary recalling Crazy Gang's 'thuggery' has Bassett up in arms
Former Wimbledon manager Dave Bassett has criticised sections of a new documentary about his old Crazy Gang side, being screened on Boxing Day, for being "total and utter rubbish".
23/12/14 10:53 - Watson shaken up by bouncer blow to the head
A shaken Shane Watson had to quit training with Australia yesterday and return to his hotel after being hit on his helmet by a bouncer delivered by an equally upset James Pattinson in the nets at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
23/12/14 10:52 - Coca-Cola pourrait supprimer jusqu'à 2 000 emplois
Après un recul de 14 % de son bénéfice net au troisième trimestre, le groupe avait annoncé en octobre un programme de 3 milliards de dollars d'économies.
23/12/14 10:51 - Hartley banned for three weeks but can play in Six Nations
Dylan Hartley has been handed a Six Nations reprieve after receiving a three-week ban for his red card for elbowing Leicester centre Matt Smith.
23/12/14 10:50 - Silviniaco Conti has it all to land King George VI Chase
If I had the choice, then last year's winner would be my ride for the big race at Kempton on Boxing Day, writes Tony McCoy
23/12/14 10:50 - In pictures: Manchester City players spread Christmas cheer with visit to children's hospital
Joe Hart, Vincent Kompany and Yaya Toure were among the Blues stars who turned up at the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital