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Sport News Update, what you need to know

AAP logoAAP 24/08/2016

CRICKET - Australia has crumbled to a hefty 82-run defeat to Sri Lanka in the second one-day international in Colombo. The home side set a daunting target of 289 despite a hat-trick by left-arm paceman James Faulkner. Mathew Wade hit a career-best 76 from 88 deliveries, but it wasn't enough as Australia was bowled out for 206 in the 48th over.

SWIMMING - US swimmer James Feigen has apologised for the "serious distraction" he and three teammates caused at a gas station during the Rio Olympics, saying he omitted facts, including that the group urinated behind the building, in his initial statement to police.

TENNIS - Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are planning to play doubles together when the Laver Cup - an attempt to create a tennis version of golf's Ryder Cup - debuts next year.

SOCCER - Manchester United midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger says he will not play for another club in Europe despite being unable to seal a place in the squad under new manager Jose Mourinho. Schweinsteiger, who is yet to make a first team appearance for United this season, has been made to train with the club's reserves and would be sold, according to media reports.

CYCLING - Belgium's Gianni Meersman has won the fifth stage of the Tour of Spain, a 171.3 kilometre-ride from Viveiro and Lugo, with Colombian Darwin Atapuma retaining the leader's red jersey.

SOCCER - Ireland's most prolific goalscorer Robbie Keane has announced his international retirement after an 18-year career in which he scored 67 goals for his country.

SOCCER - FC Seoul beat Shandong Luneng 3-1 in the first leg of their Asian Champions League quarter-final thanks to a goal and assist by former Arsenal forward Park Chu-young.

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