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The Baggies' sponsor Zoopla will end their partnership with the club at the end of the season over Anelka's controversial 'quenelle' gesture

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Passengers had been on plane for several hours before the 'mutiny' took place

Czech tennis star Tomas Berdych beat third seed David Ferrer to move into the Australian Open semi-finals

Australian Open 2014: Tomas Berdych beats third seed David Ferrer to progress to last four in Melbourne for the first time

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The Sport Matrix: Tuesday 21 January 2014

Lugano lifts spirits at West Brom as Everton miss out

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Fernando Sebastián told a Spanish newspaper that gay people can be 'cured'

Pope Francis' new Spanish cardinal brands homosexuality a 'defect' that can be cured

Fernando Sebastián says gay people who do not procreate are 'failing'

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La Liga: Real Madrid close gap after Barcelona and Atletico Madrid draw

The top two teams both missed a chance to break clear

Rafael Nadal progressed to the Australian Open quarter-finals with victory over Kei Nishikori

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West Brom striker Nicolas Anelka makes an alleged anti-Semitic gesture when celebrating his first goal against West Ham

Nicolas Anelka 'quenelle' disciplinary action could come later today ahead of West Brom's Premier League encounter with Everton

The FA have been criticised with their lack of urgency in making the decision but Anelka could learn of his fate on Monday

Lacina Traoré of Monaco is a target of Roberto Martinez at Everton

The Sport Matrix: Monday 20 January 2014

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Immigrants who cannot speak English have no way of being a 'full member' of British society, Eric Pickles said

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Immigrants who cannot speak English have no way of being a “full member” of British society, Eric Pickles said on Sunday, amid suggestions benefits could be stripped from those who do not learn the language.

Northampton women killed in Utah family of five 'murder-suicide'

Local police said serving officer Joshua Boren appeared to have turned his gun on his wife, mother-in-law and two young children

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