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Saudi player Waleed Abdullah celebrates after their win against Bahrain during their Gulf Cup Group A football match at the King Fahad International Stadium in Riyadh.

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Britain's 2014 F1 Racing World Champion Lewis Hamilton smiles as he speaks with members of the public after a visit to the MediaCityUk television and radio studios in Manchester, England. Hamilton won the title by 67 points at Sunday's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix after a season-long battle with team-mate Nico Rosberg.

Hamilton among nominees for BBC award

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Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines (right) fights Chris Algieri of the US during their World Boxing Organisation welterweight title bout in Macau on Sunday.

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To play Hewitt in ‘revolutionary’ new format


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