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Album: Gnarls Barkley, The Odd Couple (Warner)

Much more of the same from those fabulous Barkley boys

Album: Gnarls Barkley, The Odd Couple (Warner Brothers)

There's a sinister undertow to several tracks on The Odd Couple, which is not surprising for a duo prepared to dress up as gladiators, chefs, nurses and characters from The Wizard of Oz, Star Wars and Austin Powers at their shows.

Flintoff demands defiance to the end

If Australians decide to partake in something, they do it properly. Anyone who witnessed the new year's party around Sydney Harbour last night would vouch for that. Another party will begin in the Randwick district of the city tomorrow, celebrating the careers of two of the country's greatest sportsmen. Shane Warne and Glenn McGrath have confirmed their availability and each is determined to leave Test cricket in style.

Wigan Athletic 0 Arsenal 1: Jewell's misery as Adebayor seals smash-and-grab raid for Arsenal

The scoreline was synonymous with the Arsenal of old and so were the words that Arsène Wenger chose to explain a dramatic late victory over the unfortunates of Wigan . Resilience and spirit peppered the Arsenal manager's post-match press conference as frequently as they had laced the performance of his players, but it was the prerequisite of past Highbury successes that Wenger failed to mention which best described the Gunners' rise to third in the Premiership table last night; he got lucky.

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