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Barnaby Chesterman

Barnaby Chesterman

    Tour de France: Froome hits back at doping allegations
    Tour de France: Froome hits back at doping allegations
    Two years on from his scintillating victories at Ax 3 Domaines and Mont Ventoux, Chris Froome finds himself once again in the eye of a...
    Messi sparkles with hat-trick, Chelsea suffers shock defeat
    Messi sparkles with hat-trick, Chelsea suffers shock defeat
    Lionel Messi scored a hat-trick as Barcelona began their Champions League campaign with a 4-0 win over Ajax on Wednesday. But Jose Mourinho's...
    Euro semi win fails to lift Azzuri's underdog spirits
    Euro semi win fails to lift Azzuri's underdog spirits
    Mario Balotelli scored a brace before a late Mesut Ozil penalty ensured a nervy finale.
    Morosoni death highlights necessary medical testing
    Morosoni death highlights necessary medical testing
    After Fabrice Muamba collapsed and almost died while playing for Bolton Wanderers a month ago, there were renewed calls for more stringent medical...
    Juve and Inter battle for the top
    Juve and Inter battle for the top
    Juventus beat arch rivals Inter Milan 2-0 in Turin on Sunday to keep the pressure on AC Milan at the top of the Serie A table.
    Zlatan blow for Milan ahead of Juventus clash
    Zlatan blow for Milan ahead of Juventus clash
    AC Milan suffered a blow ahead of Saturday's crunch top-of-table clash against Juventus as Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been ruled out through suspension....
    More pressure on Villa-Boas after Napoli sink Chelsea
    More pressure on Villa-Boas after Napoli sink Chelsea
    Napoli piled the pressure on André Villas-Boas and put one foot in the Champions League quarterfinals with a 3-1 first leg victory over Chelsea at...
    Penalties overshadow Italian title race
    Penalties overshadow Italian title race
    Ahead of this weekend's Italian Serie A matches it is the issue of penalties, predominantly those not given, that has dominated the build-up.
    Nadal downbeat after laboured win in Rome
    Nadal downbeat after laboured win in Rome
    Rafael Nadal cut a downbeat figure as he talked about his uncomfortably narrow escape in the clay Rome Masters second round on Wednesday.
    Sharapova breezes as Murray battles through in Rome
    Sharapova breezes as Murray battles through in Rome
    Former Wimbledon champion Maria Sharapova made short work of her second round opponent at the Rome International clay court event on Tuesday,...
    I lost my head, admits Gattuso
    I lost my head, admits Gattuso
    AC Milan midfielder Gennaro Gattuso admitted he had lost his head after he butted Tottenham assistant manager Joe Jordan after the final whistle....
    Dutch blame ref for Cup loss
    Dutch blame ref for Cup loss
    Dutch stars Arjen Robben and Nigel de Jong launched a bitter attack on English referee Howard Webb after The Netherlands had succumbed to Andres...