England Clinch Euros Berth, Spain Ease to Victory
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England Clinch Euros Berth, Spain Ease to Victory

England have won all seven games in qualifying Group E and need only draw with the Swiss at Wembley to be sure of finishing in top spot. However, Switzerland make the trip buoyed by their remarkable performance in beating Slovenia 3-2 in Basel.

England on a High After Wayne Rooney Overpowers Slovenia
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England on a High After Wayne Rooney Overpowers Slovenia

England defeated Slovenia 3-2 in a nervy 2016 Euro qualifier football match, with Wayne Rooney taking top honours.

Olympics: Obama praises US athletes, is
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Olympics: Obama praises US athletes, is 'jealous' Michelle in London

US President Barack Obama has paid tribute to American sportspersons participating in the London Olympics and Paralympics for their hard work and sacrifice.

Razzano, Parmentier put France 2-0 up vs. Slovenia
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Razzano, Parmentier put France 2-0 up vs. Slovenia

Virginie Razzano and Pauline Parmentier won in contrasting ways to give France a 2-0 lead over Slovenia in their Fed Cup World Group II playoff on Saturday.

Japan advances to playoffs at Fed Cup
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Japan advances to playoffs at Fed Cup

Ayumi Morita beat Slovenia's Polona Hercog 3-6, 7-6 (6), 6-1 on Sunday as Japan advanced to the Fed Cup World Group playoffs.

Japan takes 2-0 lead over Slovenia in Fed Cup
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Japan takes 2-0 lead over Slovenia in Fed Cup

Kimiko Date-Krumm and Ayumi Morita both won on Saturday to give Japan a 2-0 lead over Slovenia in a Fed Cup World Group II tie.

Manchester City down America 2-0
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Manchester City down America 2-0

Shaun Wright-Phillips provided a reminder that he may still have a role to play at Manchester City by scoring the second goal in the club's 2-0 win over Mexican club America in a friendly on Saturday.

Italy in charge of group after Slovenia victory
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Italy in charge of group after Slovenia victory

Italy took charge of their Euro 2012 qualifying group with a deserved and controlled 1-0 victory over Slovenia on Friday.

Confident Slovenia expecting Italy victory
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Confident Slovenia expecting Italy victory

Not so many years ago this fixture would have been considered an away banker but it says much for the development of football in Slovenia recently that they are expecting to beat Italy.

Buffon wary of emerging Slovenia
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Buffon wary of emerging Slovenia

Italy captain and goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has warned his teammates that Friday's Euro 2012 Group C qualifier against Slovenia won't be easy.

Slovenia Open: Golovin beats Osterloh
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Slovenia Open: Golovin beats Osterloh

Top-seeded Tatiana Golovin of France needed three sets to eliminate American Lilia Osterloh 6-1, 1-6, 6-1 on Monday in the first round of the Slovenia Open

America about to meet Lewis Hamilton
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America about to meet Lewis Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton has burst onto Formula One unlike any rookie before him.

Stadler wins Johnnie Walker Classic
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Stadler wins Johnnie Walker Classic

America's Kevin Stadler finished with an eagle for the third consecutive day to win the Johnnie Walker Classic and his biggest professional victory.

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