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From The Score Australia drop Beale as Waratahs halfback duo Phipps and Foley start Reshuffled

Australia drop Beale as Waratahs halfback duo Phipps and Foley start

The Wallabies’ head coach, Ewen McKenzie, has gone for an entirely new playmaking pairing to face South Africa.

From The Score Falcao and Di Maria herald United’s age of excess Splurge

Falcao and Di Maria herald United’s age of excess

Manchester United can’t have imagined replacing Alex Ferguson would cost so much.

Sex geckos freeze to death after being sent to space by Russia

Their fruit fly companions survived, however, and successfully did the dirty up in space.

Asteroid hunting probe to travel four years to potato-shaped space rock

Hayabusa-2 will be flung into space on a rocket for a mammoth four year voyage.

From The Score The top 10 Premier League transfer window deals Highlights

The top 10 Premier League transfer window deals

AFP Sports lists the 10 most eye-catching moves to have taken place over the course of the close season

FBI probes massive celebrity photo leak

Apple is also investigating the leak but it has been suggested that the pictures were collated from multiple sources.

The rebel group holding 45 UN soldiers wants to be taken off the UN’s terror list

The Al-Nusra Front want their group taken off the UN’s list of terrorist organisations, as well as compensation for fighters injured in recent days.

From The Score Man United confirm Falcao loan swoop, Welbeck joins Arsenal It's Official

Man United confirm Falcao loan swoop, Welbeck joins Arsenal

Louis van Gaal described the Colombian striker as “one of the most prolific goalscorers in the game”.

Monday 1 September, 2014

Syrian troops and Islamist rebels exchange fire near peace line in Golan Heights

Defence Minister Simon Coveney wants a UN review of the peacekeeping

Police defend their handling of the Ashya King case as questions mount

A judge in Spain has detained the 5-year-old’s parents for a further 72 hours.

From The Score Pitch invader who took free-kick fined £305 but escapes ban Sanctioned

Pitch invader who took free-kick fined £305 but escapes ban

Hammers supporter Jordan Dunn ran onto the field during their defeat to Spurs last month.

From The Score Real Madrid confirm loan deal for Manchester United’s Javier Hernandez Pastures New

Real Madrid confirm loan deal for Manchester United’s Javier Hernandez

The Mexican star becomes Real’s fourth signing of the transfer window.

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From The Score Ex-Premier League footballer Delroy Facey charged with bribery Match-Fixing

Ex-Premier League footballer Delroy Facey charged with bribery

The 34-year-old has been arrested as part of an ongoing investigation into match-fixing.

From The Score Liverpool have clicked into last season’s form – Brendan Rodgers Confident

Liverpool have clicked into last season’s form – Brendan Rodgers

The Merseyside club’s manager is delighted with the performances of Raheem Sterling.

From The Score Rory was this close to a hole-in-one at the Deutsche Bank yesterday Winning Streak This post contains videos

Rory was this close to a hole-in-one at the Deutsche Bank yesterday

Superb 64 leaves McIlroy poised to strike on the final day in Boston.

Child (8) killed in explosion at Paris building as death toll rises to six people

The four-storey building is now the site of a search-and-rescue operation.

From The Score Europe’s Big Five smash transfer window records Excess

Europe’s Big Five smash transfer window records

FIFA’s transfer monitoring system said that by Sunday, $2.09 billion had been spent by top clubs.

Sunday 31 August, 2014

From The Score Sociedad comeback stuns Madrid, Barca win at Villarreal La Liga

Sociedad comeback stuns Madrid, Barca win at Villarreal

La Liga’s predictable, eh?

Breakthrough against IS: Iraqi troops reach town of Amerli, ending 2-month siege

It’s the biggest offensive success for the Iraqi government since IS militants overran large areas of the country in June.

Animal rights activists arrested for trying to stop ‘traditional’ dolphin hunt

The hunt went ahead anyway, and 33 pilot whales were killed.

From The Score Brendan Rodgers salutes newly disciplined Mario Balotelli Reaction

Brendan Rodgers salutes newly disciplined Mario Balotelli

The 24-year-old striker has a well-earned reputation as one of the sport’s most combustible characters.

Everest on speed: Summit expert will take you to the top of the world in six weeks

The best way to climb Everest is to do it fast,” says Adrian Ballinger.

From The Score Sanchez breaks duck but Arsenal held by Leicester Frustration

Sanchez breaks duck but Arsenal held by Leicester

The French striker could not find a way past Kasper Schmeichel from Santi Cazorla’s dinked pass.

From The Score Chelsea seal transfer for France striker Loic Remy Done Deal

Chelsea seal transfer for France striker Loic Remy

Arsenal were also reported to have made a late move for the player.

From The Score Japanese star Kagawa departs Man United for Dortmund Wave Goodbye

Japanese star Kagawa departs Man United for Dortmund

The 25-year-old midfielder has signed a four-year contract with the German giants.

From The Score Aston Villa edge Hull to continue strong start Looking Good

Aston Villa edge Hull to continue strong start

Paul Lambert’s side extended their unbeaten start to the Premier League season.

From The Score Balotelli off to winning start with Sterling-inspired Liverpool win over Spurs Stroll

Balotelli off to winning start with Sterling-inspired Liverpool win over Spurs

The Italian striker made his debut as Brendan Rodgers’ side won comfortably at White Hart Lane.

Parents of missing boy to appear before Spanish judge tomorrow

Ashya King was taken from hospital by his parents without doctors’ consent.

Philippine UN peacekeepers safe after Irish-aided ‘great escape’

More than 70 Filipino peacekeepers have escaped from two areas that came under attack by Syrian rebels. Irish troops were involved in the first evacuation operation.

For the first time, Vladimir Putin’s raised the prospect of giving east Ukraine ‘statehood’

His comments dramatically raise the stakes in the ongoing crisis.

From The Score Pellegrini refuses to blame Joe Hart after City’s home defeat to Stoke Error

Pellegrini refuses to blame Joe Hart after City’s home defeat to Stoke

The goalkeeper has been criticised for allowing Mame Biram Diouf to score the winner.

Two die and 400 injured in bloody Pakistan clashes

The clashes between police and protesters took place outside the prime minister’s residence.

From The Score Louis van Gaal: ‘We don’t look world-class at the moment’ Assessment

Louis van Gaal: ‘We don’t look world-class at the moment’

The Manchester United manager believes Angel di Maria will need time to adapt to the English game.

From The Score Mourinho hails ‘perfect performance’ from two-goal Diego Costa Front Man

Mourinho hails ‘perfect performance’ from two-goal Diego Costa

However, the Chelsea boss was unhappy with how Everton players ‘tried to create problems’ for his striker.

Man charged over “religiously aggravated” attack on MP Galloway

The Respect Party MP for Bradford West suffered bruising to the face and possibly a broken rib in the attack.

From The Score First openly gay NFL draftee Michael Sam released by Rams Disappointment

First openly gay NFL draftee Michael Sam released by Rams

All NFL teams had to reach the 53-man NFL limit by Saturday ahead of next week’s season openers.

Saturday 30 August, 2014

From The Score Redknapp reveals Remy set for Chelsea switch as Torres departs Changes

Redknapp reveals Remy set for Chelsea switch as Torres departs

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has confirmed his club are working to seal the deal.

Irish soldiers “safe and accounted for” after daring rescue mission

Irish troops staged an operation to evacuate UN troops from an area where heavy fighting was taking place.

From The Score Costa-inspired Chelsea overcome Everton in compelling goalfest Thriller

Costa-inspired Chelsea overcome Everton in compelling goalfest

The result left the Londoners as one of only two teams to have won their first three games.

‘Let’s stay together’: Now Paul McCartney’s weighing in on the Scottish independence debate

Mick Jagger, Stephen Hawking and Judi Dench are also urging a ‘no’ vote next month. But Sean Connery’s heading up the celebrity ‘yes’ campaign.

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