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Live reaction to Sports Direct boss Mike Ashley's appearance before MPs.

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Ashley tells MPs: 'I 100 per cent wanted to buy BHS'

Mike Ashley has confirmed to MPs he tried to buy BHS prior to it entering liquidation and had wanted to combine it with his Sports Direct stores.

"I 100 per cent wanted to buy BHS," he said despite protests from his media adviser not to answer the question at the Business Select Committee.

Mike Ashley told MPs: 'Please don't ask me any more questions' after teasing the BHS response out of him.

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