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Suarez vows to Barca fans: I'll never bite again

Luis Suarez has pledged that he will not bite again after finally being formally unveiled by new club Barcelona.

Left: Suarez unveiled a day after his debut in a friendly win against Leon. Right: After biting Italian Georgio Chiellini.
Left: Suarez unveiled a day after his debut in a friendly win against Leon. Right: After biting Italian Georgio Chiellini. Credit: EFE

The Uruguayan has been banned from football for four months after he bit Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini during the World Cup.

"I say to all the fans: don't worry because I won't do that anymore," the Associated Press quoted the striker as saying.

Asked during a press conference at the Nou Camp what he was doing to ensure no repeats of the incident, Suarez said: "I am speaking to professionals - the right professionals," he added.

Read: Luis Suarez ban upheld but he is cleared to train

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James Alexander Gordon dies aged 78

The man who voiced the classified football results on BBC radio for 40 years has died aged 78, according to the BBC.

James Alexander Gordon, "was an iconic radio voice, who turned the classified football results on BBC radio into a national institution," said Richard Burgess, head of BBC Radio Sport.

Gordon, popularly known by his initials as JAG, joined the BBC in 1972 and went on to become one of the most recognisable voices on radio, reading the results first on Radio 2 and then Radio 5 Live.

He retired in 2013 following throat surgery after he was diagnosed with cancer.

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England win Women's Rugby World Cup

England's women last won the Rugby World Cup in 1994.
England's women last won the Rugby World Cup in 1994. Credit: ITV News/Melissa Wright

England have won the Women's Rugby World Cup after beating Canada 21-9 in Paris.

It was England's fourth consecutive World Cup final, having lost all three previous finals to New Zealand, and their first triumph in the tournament for 20 years.

Rutherford helps GB athletes to record 12 Euro golds

Greg Rutherford won the men's long jump on the final day in Zurich.
Greg Rutherford won the men's long jump on the final day in Zurich. Credit: PA

British athletes have won a record-breaking 12 gold medals at the European Athletics Championships after winning five golds on the final day of competition in Zurich.

Mo Farah, Greg Rutherford, the men's 400m relay quartet and both sprint relay teams all won their events on Sunday to beat the previous GB record of nine golds.

More: Mo Farah wins 5,000m to claim second Euro gold

England thrash India to wrap up series win

Joe Root and Chris Jordan starred in England's comprehensive win.
Joe Root and Chris Jordan starred in England's comprehensive win. Credit: PA

England thrashed India by an innings and 244 runs in the fifth Test at The Oval to wrap up a 3-1 series win in style.

Chris Jordan took four wickets as England dismissed the hapless tourists for 94 in their second innings, after Joe Root had hit an unbeaten 149 earlier in the day.

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