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Racism claims mar City youth game

Seko Fofana was allegedly racially abused during a game in Croatia

A friendly match between Manchester City's elite development under-21 team and Croatian side HNK Rijeka has been cancelled after 19-year-old midfielder Seko Fofana was allegedly racially abused by an opposition player.

Queen's horse fails drugs test

Five-year-old Estimate, centre, tested positive for morphine

A racehorse owned by the Queen has tested positive for morphine, a prohibited substance, Buckingham Palace announced.

Knox: I'll help McIlroy win Masters

An Augusta win would complete a career grand slam for Rory McIlroy

Augusta member Jeff Knox has vowed to help newly-crowned Open champion Rory McIlroy win a green jacket and become just the sixth player to complete a career grand slam.

Moores backs captain Cook

Peter Moores, right is convinced Alastair Cook, left, is the right man to lead England.

England stood by their united assurances that Alastair Cook is still the man to lead them forward, by confirming him as captain for the third Investec Test against India.

Cook remains as Buttler called in

Jos Buttler, left, is to replace Matt Prior as England wicketkeeper in the third Investec Test

Alastair Cook will remain as England captain with Jos Buttler in line for his Test debut after being picked in a 13-man squad for the third match of the Investec series against India in Southampton.

Dyke: FA won't leave FIFA

FA chairman Greg Dyke, right, says the FA is unlikely to support Sepp Blatter, should he stand for re-election

Greg Dyke admits the FA is unlikely to back Sepp Blatter if he stands for re-election as FIFA president, but says England will not walk out of the governing body to bring about change.

Matthew to fly England flag

Squash player Nick Matthew will be the England flag bearer for the Commonwealth Games

Sheffield's Nick Matthew will lead Team England into the Commonwealth Games after being named as the squad's flag bearer.

City deny Drogba interest

Manchester City are not interested in signing Didier Drogba, who is currently without a club

Manchester City have no interest in signing former Chelsea star Didier Drogba, Press Association Sport understands.

Date set for Anderson hearing

James Anderson, right, will be quizzed about charges related to 'abusing and pushing' Ravindra Jadeja, left

James Anderson faces the possibility of being banned from his home Test at Old Trafford after a date of August 1 was set for his International Cricket Council disciplinary hearing.

Real confirm Rodriguez signing

James Rodriguez starred for Colombia at the recent World Cup

Real Madrid have agreed a deal to sign World Cup Golden Boot winner James Rodriguez from Monaco, the European champions have announced.

Foster pens new West Brom deal

Ben Foster has signed a new deal with West Brom

England goalkeeper Ben Foster has signed a new four-year deal with West Brom, the Barclays Premier League club have announced.

No slacking from Red Bull - Horner

Sebastian Vettel, pictured, is 109 points behind F1 championship leader Nico Rosberg

Christian Horner insists Red Bull will continue to throw all they have into the current Formula One season despite their title hopes fading fast.

Dyke: Summer 2022 World Cup a no-go

Greg Dyke is giving evidence regarding the bidding process for the 2022 World Cup

FA chairman Greg Dyke told MPs he is "certain" the 2022 World Cup in Qatar will not be held in the summer, insisting it is "too dangerous" due to the high temperatures.

Captains call for Cook to step down

England's Alastair Cook contributed just 32 runs with the bat at Lord's

Former England captains Michael Atherton and Michael Vaughan feel the time has come for current national team skipper Alastair Cook to step down.

No respite for under-fire Cook

Alastair Cook is determined to carry on as England captain

England captain Alastair Cook is in no mood to relinquish his responsibilities in adversity, and therefore has urgent business to attend to before the third Investec Test in Southampton.

Sinfield handed two-match ban

Kevin Sinfield will be available for Leeds' Challenge Cup semi-final with Warrington

Kevin Sinfield will be available for Leeds' Challenge Cup semi-final clash with Warrington but will miss their next two matches after accepting an early guilty plea for his head-butt on Castleford full-back Luke Dorn.