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Nedbank Challenge: Sergio Garcia leads by two as Ross Fisher shoots round of the day

Spain’s Sergio Garcia leads the Nedbank Golf Challenge by two shots, while England’s Ross Fisher carded the best score of the third round in Sun City. Former Masters champion Garcia, 38, is on 10 under after his one-under par 71, with South Africa’s Louis Oosthuizen remaining on eight under after his 72. A 69 saw England’s former world number one Lee Westwood move into a three-way tie for third place on seven under. Fisher eagled the 10th in his five-under 67 and is fourth on six under. Four-time major winner…

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Kasper Schmeichel: Denmark’s Leicester goalkeeper’s mixed emotions over Cardiff return

Denmark goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel has mixed emotions about returning to Cardiff City Stadium to face Wales. Schmeichel was in the Leicester City side who played at Cardiff City on an emotional day on 3 November. It was Leicester’s first game following the death of their owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha in a helicopter crash. “It’s probably not really the place that I personally wanted to be after the last time,” Schmeichel said. “But we’ve got good memories. It was a good tribute that we had and a really good result. “It’s a kind of…

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Former Durham, Worcestershire and Australia all-rounder retires

Former Durham, Worcestershire and Australia all-rounder John Hastings has retired from cricket at the age of 33. It comes after doctors told him they could not cure a mystery lung condition causing him to cough up blood. “There was a lot of grey area long-term, whether it was causing any damage, and if there was any potential to have a fatal bleed on the field,” he told the Sydney Morning Herald. “They just really couldn’t say yes or no. And I wasn’t happy with that.” After seven seasons in Australia’s…

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Fulham sack Slavisa Jokanovic and appoint Claudio Ranieri

Jokanovic makes way with the Cottagers sitting bottom of the Premier League table with five points from 12 matches. Italian Ranieri, 67, has been given a “multi-year” contract by the Londoners. “Making a change without having the right answer or succession plan was not an option,” said Fulham chairman Shahid Khan. “So having someone of Claudio’s calibre ready to accept our challenge was comforting but, most of all, essential. “Claudio is risk-free and ready-made for the Premier League, and particularly so for what we need at this moment at Fulham.…

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