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Norway’s Magnus Carlsen, right, currently the top ranked chess player in the world, plays his 11th game against India’s former World Champion Vishwanathan Anand, at the FIDE World Chess Championship Match in Sochi, Russia, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014.

Carlsen holds off Anand again to keep title

Norwegian capitalises on rival’s exchange to wrap it up

Rory Mcilroy in action at the DP World Tour Championship Dubai on 23rd November, 2014.

McIlroy hoping to go one better

Northern Irishman sets fresh targets for 2015

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Murray-Monfils to kick-start action at Mubadala

Draw points at chances of a Nadal-Djokovic final

FC Barcelona's Argentinian striker Lionel Messi (up) is congratulated by his teammates after the Spanish Primera Division soccer match between FC Barcelona and Sevilla FC at Camp Nou in Barcelona, north-eastern Spain, 22 November 2014. Barca won 5-1 with three goals scored by Messi, who marked his 253rd goal in La Liga, breaking the league's top scoring record of 251 goals by Telmo Zarra.

More history up for grabs for Messi

Barca star set to cross Raul’s record of 71 goals in Champions League

Switzerland's Roger Federer (R) cries as he celebrates with his team after beating France's Richard Gasquet at the Davis Cup final between France and Switzerland at Stade Pierre Mauroy in Villeneuve-d'Ascq, northern France, on November 23, 2014. Roger Federer gave Switzerland its first Davis Cup title by defeating France's Richard Gasquet in straight sets in the first of the final's reverse singles.

Federer legend grows with Davis Cup win

‘I was not alone on the court ... this totally changes everything’


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