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Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal will have to come back to Roland Garros tomorrow to complete their French Open final after rain forced play to be abandoned for the day with the Spaniard leading 6-4 6-3 2-6 1-2 in Paris.

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Red Bull team principal Christian Horner downplayed speculation that Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix winner Mark Webber might move on to Ferrari next season.

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If you ask Stefano Pessina whether he pays enough tax, expect derision. The Italian chairman of Alliance Boots has been carping about the anti-business sentiment in the UK. The "general atmosphere" is barely tolerable, he grumbles. People don't show enough respect. And the state of the ice-cream. Don't get him started on the ice-cream. Life's tough for billionaire private-equity kings. It's a wonder they put up with the rest of us.

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Andy Murray back to winning ways with victory in the Barcelona Open

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Andy Murray loses to Tomas Berdych in Monte Carlo

Andy Murray saw his Monte Carlo Masters challenge end at the quarter-final stage following a long tussle with sixth seed Tomas Berdych.

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Andy Murray looks dejected after his 6-1, 7-6 defeat to Djokovic

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Milan Mandaric tried and acquitted in separate tax trial it is revealed

Milan Mandaric was tried and acquitted of another tax fiddling charge at Portsmouth, it can be revealed today.

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