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Mr Woods asked: "Did you at any stage direct racial abuse either in the direction of Patrice Evra or otherwise?" Gannon replied: "No." His solicitor continued: "Did you at any stage say anything in French, either towards the pitch or anywhere else?" Gannon replied that he had not.
With the retreat of the commotion over the Iranian nuclear file, the American threats to stage direct interference to prevent Tehran from acquiring nuclear weapons have also retreated, or at least are no longer on the agenda on the short run.
Imran Tahir's jittery stay was brief as he was caught behind fencing at Anderson, which gave the England man his first wicket of a match he joined at the halfway stage direct from the World Twenty20 in the West Indies.
Robbie Marsland, director of the International Fund for Animal Welfare, said: "Activists will take matters into their own hands and stage direct action if the government doesn't do the sensible thing and back down.