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ECCLESTONE SEEKS DEAL TO END BRIBERY TRIAL

Bernie Ecclestone's lawyers are in talks with prosecutors about a deal that could end the bribery trial of Formula One's chief powerbroker.

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PROPOSED SETTLEMENT OVER COLLEGE FOOTBALL HEAD INJURIES

College football's governing body, the NCAA, agrees to help players with head injuries in a proposed settlement of a class-action lawsuit.

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NIGERIAN 16YO FAILS DOPING TEST AT COMMONWEALTH GAMES

Sixteen-year-old Nigerian weightlifter Chika Amalaha fails a doping test after becoming the youngest female to win a Commonwealth Games gold medal.

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LIVERPOOL SIGNS ORIGI, WHO WILL STAY WITH LILLE ON LOAN

Liverpool signs striker Divock Origi from Lille, but he will stay at the French club on loan this coming season.

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ENGLAND LIMITS INDIA IN CHASE FOR SERIES-LEVELLING VICTORY

England retains the upper hand in the 3rd test against India, chasing a series-levelling victory.

JUDGE GREEN LIGHTS $2B SALE OF LA CLIPPERS

A judge approves the record-setting $2 billion sale of the Los Angeles Clippers, as Donald Sterling loses his bid to block the sale made by his estranged wife.

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TAX FRAUD CASE AGAINST MESSI TO PROCEED

A bid to drop charges of tax fraud against Lionel Messi has failed in a Spanish court, meaning the Barcelona and Argentina star has a case to answer.

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WORLEY SHOUTOUT LEADS PIRATES PAST GIANTS

Pittsburgh's Vance Worley throws his first shutout as Pirates beat San Francisco 5-0

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SAILORS FACE DIRTY WATER IN RIO PRE-OLYMPIC TEST

Sailors will face filthy water in Guanabara Bay during a pre-Olympic test starting this weekend.

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NO TICKETS LEFT FOR JAMES' CLEVELAND HOMECOMING

All tickets snapped up for LeBron James' homecoming event at Cleveland Cavaliers.