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Mexican Prison Fight. At least 13 people are dead subsequent to a battle broke out between prisoners at a jail in the central Mexican state of San Luis Potosi. A group of inmates used homemade knives and picks to attack rivals at the La Pila prison, the state attorney general’s office was quoted as saying. Authorities took a number of …

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Liverpool Suarez Bites Opponent

Liverpool Suarez Bites Opponent. Luis Suarez demonstrated why he is one of the world’s most controversial soccer players on Sunday as he emerged to bite an adversary before going on to save his club from defeat with a last-gasp goal. The Liverpool star showed his best and worst sides in a controversial 2-2 draw with Chelsea, and he potentially faces …

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Armstrong to Return as Swimmer

Armstrong to Return as Swimmer. Armstrong, has come in the Masters South Central Zone Swimming Championships  in Texas this weekend. He is competent to compete as US Masters Swimming events are not subject to USA or World Anti-Doping Agency codes. Armstrong was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles after making a decision not to guard doping charges filed against him last August. Armstrong is …

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Goalkeeper Arrested After Match

Goalkeeper Arrested After Match. Police in Argentina have arrested the goalkeeper of first division club San Lorenzo on notion of aiding and assisting an alleged murderer. Pablo Migliore was arrested when he came off the playing field on Sunday after losing to Newell’s Old Boys. Mr Migliore, who played for Boca Juniors until 2008, is suspected of aiding Maximiliano Mazzaro, a member …

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Serena Miami Title

Serena Miami Title. Serena Williams came from a put down against Maria Sharapova to win the Miami Masters for a record sixth time on Saturday. Following a slow start, the world No.1 sprang into life in stunning fashion, winning the last 10 games of the match to eventually prevail 4-6 6-3 6-0. Williams’ win — the 48th of her career …

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David Beckham in China Football

David Beckham in China Football. David Beckham is in Beijing to start on his new role as a special ambassador for Chinese football. It will occupy attending league matches in China and visiting clubs to help endorse the game to children. His appointment, announced earlier this month, comes as Chinese football works to pull through from a match-fixing scandal that saw …

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Player who had to pretend to be a boy

Player who had to pretend to be a boy. Maria Toorpakai Wazir is a star squash player with a talented international career. Born in Waziristan, a highly conventional region of Pakistan, she had to mask herself as a boy when she took up the sport – and later received ominous threats for playing in shorts. “I am a warrior, I was …

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Greek player banned for Nazi salute

Greek player banned for Nazi salute. Giorgos Katidis, whose actions after scoring the winning goal next to Veria on Saturday so enraged Greek football officials that the former Under-19 captain has been banned from playing for the senior national team for life. “The action by the player to salute spectators with a Nazi salute defies common sense, deeply shows disrespect to …

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Tiger Woods ex-wife Elin Nordegren

Tiger Woods ex-wife Elin Nordegren. In an interview with People magazine, Elin Nordegren denied claims that she had hit him with a golf club, and said she had tried to keep their marriage. Disclosure about his affairs appeared after he crashed his car last November. The golfer said he was sad about their divorce, which was finalised on Monday, and wished …

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Tiger Woods Dating Lindsey Vonn

Tiger Woods Dating Lindsey Vonn. Former world number one golfer Tiger Woods and US Olympic skiing champion Lindsey Vonn have announced that they are dating. The couple made the announcement on their Facebook pages, posting the initial pictures of themselves collectively. It comes after numerous weeks of assumption about their relationship. Mr Woods was previously married to Swedish model Elin Nordegren, …

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