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Dietmar Hamann was a member of Liverpool’s 2005 Champions League winning sideFormer Germany and Liverpool midfielder Dietmar Hamann has pleaded not guilty after being charged with common assault in Australia.The 45-year-old, who did not appear in court, allegedly assaulted his partner in the early hours of 21 June and was released on bail last week.The…

Chris Gayle has scored 194 in six matches for West Indies in this year’s World CupWest Indies batsman Chris Gayle says he has reversed his one-day international retirement – and may even play a Test for the first time in five years.The opener, 39, said in February he would retire from one-day international cricket after…