WORLD OF SPORT: Duo come to the Premier League, Aussies take control, Murray wins well

editorial image

The main sporting headlines around the world today...

Two big signings have been announced in the Premier League as Chelsea confirmed that Barcelona star Pedro has joined the Blues and Manchester City sealed a deal for defender Nicolas Otamendi - Daily Telegraph

It’s been Australia’s day in the final Ashes test at The Oval - The Independent

Australia opener Chris Rogers confirms his retirement from Test cricket after Ashes humbling - Daily Express

Also retiring is former Wales rugby captain Ryan Jones who has quit the game on medical advice - BBC

World number two Andy Murray resisted a spirited challenge from veteran hardcourt specialist Mardy Fish to reach the third round of the Cincinnati Masters - Daily Mail

New IAAF chief Seb Coe has vowed ‘zero tolerance’ for drugs cheats after winning the biggest race of his life to become the boss of world athletics - The Mirror