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BLACKBURN STRIKER CAMPBELL ARRESTED IN MATCH-FIXING PROBE
Former English Premier League striker DJ Campbell was identified as one of six people arrested in the second police investigation into rigged football games opened inside two weeks.
BEARS ROLL PAST COWBOYS TO GRAB SHARE OF DIVISION LEAD
Josh McCown threw a career-high four touchdowns passes and the Chicago Bears scored on their first eight possessions to grab a share of the NFC North lead with a 45-28 victory over the Dallas Cowboys.
PENGUINS’ MALKIN SCORES IN RETURN FROM INJURY
Evgeni Malkin scored in his return from a lower-body injury and Sidney Crosby added his 16th goal as the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 2-1 for their sixth straight home win.
AUSTRALIA PACE COACH: JOHNSON CAN BOWL EVEN FASTER
Craig McDermott thinks the situation for England’s batsmen could go from bad to worse when they face an even faster Mitchell Johnson in the third Ashes test in Perth beginning on Friday.
FIFA CALLS FAN VIOLENCE IN BRAZIL ‘VERY SAD’
Brazilian officials tried to assure visitors coming to the 2014 World Cup that they’ll be safe after a video of Brazilian fans kicking, beating and using metal bars to pummel supporters of a rival team spread across the globe.