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Chou Tien-chen Continues Giant-killing Run

Saturday, October 25, 2014 Chinese Taipeis Chou, who stunned Jan O Jorgensen in the opening round, overcame eighth-seeded Dane Axelsen 12-21 21-18 21-15. He set up a semi-final encounter against Indonesian fourth seed Tommy Sugiarto, who edged Danish sixth seed Hans-Kristian Vittinghus 21-13 17-21 21-18. On the other ...

Munster battle past Saracens

Saturday, October 25, 2014 On a soggy night at Thomond Park, the hosts and last seasons beaten finalists played out a tightly contest first half that ended with a miserly 3-3 scoreline. David Kilcoyne went over for the games only try just 19 seconds after his 60th-minute introduction, while Saracens were down to 14 men ...

Manchester United's Michael Carrick pushing for recall after injury

Saturday, October 25, 2014 The 33-year-old has yet to make a competitive appearance this season after he underwent surgery on an ankle injury in July. However, Carrick, who was on the bench for Uniteds 2-2 draw at West Brom last Monday, is edging closer to a first-team comeback after featuring in the Under-21s 2-1 win o ...

Hayes sees of Motherwell as Aberdeen go fifth

Saturday, October 25, 2014 Motherwell were unbeaten in nine games at Pittodrie but last seasons runners up were unable to shake their current malaise and went down to a fourth consecutive loss. Aberdeen merited a greater margin of victory as David Goodwillie and Shaleum Logan went close in the second half. Ultimately ...

Kotoko plan seasonal ticket sale for VIP supporters

Saturday, October 25, 2014 Asante Kotoko are planning to institute a seasonal ticketing system for their VIP fans in the coming football season. The innovation forms part of managements ways of enhancing the clubs resource base. The move is also to give the clubs high profile fans some form of prestige and comfort ...

Team Sky have signed Italian sprinter Elia Viviani for 2015 season

Friday, October 24, 2014 The 25-year-old Italian switches camp after five successful seasons with Cannondale, which brought 30 stage victories on assorted tours. Since Cavendish moved on at the end of 2012, Team Sky have struggled in this department but Sir Dave Brailsford is delighted with their new recruit. Ive ...

Goalkeeper Soulama blames Ghana Premier League delay for Burkina Faso bench role in AFCON qualifiers

Friday, October 24, 2014 Hearts of Oak new signing Abdoulaye Soulama has blamed the Ghana Premier League No-show for his bench role in last months Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers with Burkina Faso. The experienced goalkeeper was expecting to be handed the No.1 role with Daouda Diakite of Free State Stars injured. ...

Abedi Ayew: Marseille legend credits Marcelo Bielsa for Les Phoceens fine form

Friday, October 24, 2014 Olympique Marseille legend Abedi Pele has highlighted the influence of new coach Marcelo Bielsa this season. The Argentine trainer has been an influential figure at the Stade Velodrome and guided them to the summit of the league. Marseille have a seven-point lead at the top with defending ch ...

Video: Ghanaian star Daniel Amartey scores wonder goal in Europa League

Friday, October 24, 2014 Ghanaian midfielder Daniel Amartey scored a wonder-goal in his first strike in European competition, helping his Danish club to a 1-1 draw against Belgian side Club Brugge in the Europa League last night. The Ghanaian youngsters goal is attracting huge media reviews in Europe on Friday with man ...

Liverpool star Mario Balotelli settles row with Ghanaian mother, attracts police attention

Friday, October 24, 2014 Police set to quiz controversial Liverpool star Mario Balotelli after he threatened his mothers neighbour for taking pictures of his 240,000 Ferrari Liverpools Mario Balotelli quizzed over claims he threatened woman He was reportedly visiting his mother in Wythenshawe area of Manchest ...

Kotoko call off intended friendly against unnamed Spanish club

Friday, October 24, 2014 Asante Kotoko have confirmed their planned friendly with an unnamed Spanish club this year has fallen through. The Ghanaian champions in a release earlier this year revealed they were in talks with an unnamed Spanish top flight club to play a sensational friendly in Kumasi. Reports later eme ...

Bring it on: Phil Jones calls on Manchester United to attack against Chelsea

Friday, October 24, 2014 United welcome Chelsea to Old Trafford with the two sides having experienced contrasting fortunes through the first eight games of the season. Chelsea have taken 22 points from their fixtures in a hugely impressive opening to the campaign, whereas United have struggled for consistency under Loui ...

Kotoko threaten to stage league boycott over unpaid prize money

Friday, October 24, 2014 Asante Kotoko say they will not compete in the 2014/15 Premier League season if their prize money for winning last seasons campaign is not paid. The Porcupine Warriors are yet to receive the prize money for emerging champions of the First Capital Plus League for the third successive time. H ...
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