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AFP sports schedule for Sunday, February 24

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AFP sports schedule for Sunday, February 24:

FOOTBALL

Manchester City meet Chelsea in the Premier League, a day after Manchester United opened up a 15-point gap at the top. Newcastle play Southampton in day's other game.

In the English League Cup final at Wembley, Swansea play Bradford

In France, David Beckham could make his debut for Paris Saint-Germain against Marseille.

Action also in Spain, Italy, Germany and Scotland

Slugs: Fbl-ENG-Pr, Fbl-ENG-LCup; Fbl-FRA-Ligue1, Fbl-ESP-Liga, Fbl-ITA-SerieA, Fbl-GER-Bundesliga, Fbl-SCO-Pr

CRICKET

Pakistan, forced to follow on 253 runs behind, are 14 for one in their second innings on the third day of the third and final Test against South Africa at Centurion.

West Indies face Zimbabwe in the second ODI in Grenada.

Slugs: Cricket-RSA-PAK, Cricket-WIS-ZIM

GOLF

World Golf Championships Match Play Championship at Dove Mountain, Arizona.

Also Asia Tour at Myanmar Open; USLPGA at Chonburi, Thailand

Master slug: Golf-USPGA-EPGA-Asia-WGC-Matchplay, Golf-Asia-MYN, Golf-USLPGA-THA

RUGBY UNION

Scotland meet Ireland in the Six Nations at Murrayfield

Slug: RugbyU-6Nations-SCO-IRL

TENNIS

ATP at Memphis, Marseille and Buenos Aires; WTA at Bogota

Slugs: Tennis-ATP-WTA-USA; Tennis-ATP-FRA, Tennis-ATP-ARG; Tennis-WTA-COL

CYCLING

Final day of world track championships in Minsk.

Slug: Cycling-world-track

MOTOR RACING

Danica Patrick is the first woman to be in pole position for a NASCAR race, the Daytona 500.

Slug: Auto-USA-NASCAR

SKIING:

World Cup men's super-combined at Garmisch-Partenkirchen; women's giant slalom at Meribel

Slugs: Ski-world-men, Ski-world-women

ATHLETICS

Tokyo marathon

Slug: Athletics-JPN

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