Reuters Sports Schedule at 1500 GMT on Sunday, Dec 1


Reuters sports schedule at 1500 GMT on Sunday:

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Premier League

Hull City v Liverpool (1405)

Chelsea v Southampton (1610)

Manchester City v Swansea City (1610)

Chasing pack aim to cut gap on leaders Arsenal

LONDON - Liverpool, Chelsea and Manchester City are all desperate for wins to narrow the gap on pacesetters Arsenal. (SOCCER-ENGLAND/ (PIX), expect by 1600 GMT/11 AM ET, 600 words)

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La Liga

Granada CF v Sevilla (1600)

Valencia v Osasuna (1800)

Athletic Club v Barcelona (2000)

Barca aim to restore three-point lead at Bilbao

MADRID - La Liga leaders Barcelona face a tricky visit to Athletic Bilbao hoping for a win that would restore a three-point lead over Atletico Madrid and take them six clear of rivals Real Madrid. (SOCCER-SPAIN/ (PIX), expect by 2200 GMT/5 PM ET, by Iain Rogers, 500 words)

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Hanover 96 v Eintracht Frankfurt (1430)

Borussia Moenchengladbach v Freiburg (1630)

Moenchengladbach look to narrow gap on top three

BERLIN - Borussia Moenchengladbach aim to cut the gap on the leading Bundesliga trio with a win over lowly Freiburg. (SOCCER-GERMANY/ (PIX), expect from 1830 GMT/1330 PM ET, by Brian Homewood, 400 words)

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Serie A

Atalanta Bergamo v AS Roma (1400)

Cagliari v Sassuolo (1400)

Chievo Verona v Livorno (1400)

Inter Milan v Sampdoria (1400)

Juventus v Udinese (1730)

Juve battle to stay ahead of Roma in title race

MILAN - Serie A leaders Juventus host Udinese after AS Roma, who are a point behind in second place, visit another mid-table side in Atalanta Bergamo. (SOCCER-ITALY/ (PIX), expect from 1600 GMT/11 AM ET, by Brian Homewood, 500 words)

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Ligue 1

Girondins Bordeaux v Ajaccio (1300)

Bastia v Evian Thonon Gaillard FC (1600)

Paris St Germain v Olympique Lyon (2000)

PSG bid to stretch lead to four points

PARIS - Unbeaten leaders Paris St Germain can extend their lead to four points by beating Olympique Lyon while Bastia goalkeeper Mickael Landreau is set to match the record of 602 French first division appearances. (SOCCER-FRANCE/ (PIX), expect by 2200 GMT/5 PM ET, 300 words)

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Dutch championship

Feyenoord v PSV Eindhoven (1330)

Vitesse Arnhem v SC Cambuur (1330)

NEC Nijmegen v AZ Alkmaar (1530)

Copy on merit

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European Tour

Alfred Dunhill Championship, Malelane (to Dec 1)

Schwartzel retains Dunhill Championship title

Holder Charl Schwartzel won the Alfred Dunhill Championship on Sunday, a 17-under-par total of 271 giving him a four-shot victory over second-placed Briton Richard Finch.(GOLF-EUROPEAN/, moved, 300 words)

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World Cup: Women's Giant Slalom, Beaver Creek

Men's Super G, Lake Louise

Copy on merit

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Dolphins and Jets try to stay in playoff picture

EAST RUTHERFORD, New Jersey - The Miami Dolphins visit the New York Jets, who are 4-1 at home, with both teams still in the AFC wildcard race despite 5-6 overall records. (NFL-JETS/ (PIX), expect by 2245 GMT/5:45 PM ET, by Julian Linden, 450 words)

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Slumping Falcons seek turnaround in Toronto

TORONTO - The Atlanta Falcons, losers of five in a row in a season gone awry, take on the Buffalo Bills in a clash of two division cellar dwellers in Toronto. (NFL-BILLS/ (PIX), expect by 0145 GMT/8:45 PM ET, by Steve Keating, 400 words)

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Broncos and Chiefs clash for AFC West lead

The Broncos and the Chiefs meet for the second time in three weeks in Kansas City with Denver bidding for a sweep, control of the AFC West and a playoff spot while the Carolina Panthers go for an eighth consecutive win at home to Tampa Bay. (NFL/ (PIX), expect by 2300 GMT/6 PM ET, 500 words)

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Cardinals chase fifth win in a row

The Arizona Cardinals, on a four-game winning streak, visit the Philadelphia Eagles trying to stay in the NFC West race with the San Francisco 49ers, who play at home to St Louis, while the Chicago Bears seek to pull even with Detroit in the NFC North with a victory at Minnesota. (NFL-HIGHLIGHTS/ (PIX), expect by 2230 GMT/5:30 PM ET, by Sports Xchange, 500 words)

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Giants and Redskins out to avoid division cellar

The New York Giants hope to bounce back from last week's winning-streak ending loss to Dallas when they visit the Washington Redskins in a meeting of two former NFC East champions now battling to avoid last place. (NFL-REDSKINS/ (PIX), expect by 0600 GMT/1 AM ET, 350 words)

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Depending on the outcome of Sunday's games we may have a factbox on the NFL playoff race. (FACTBOX-NFL-PLAYOFFS/)

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Pacers and Clippers meet in Los Angeles

NBA leader the Indiana Pacers takes a 15-1 record to Los Angeles for a meeting with the Pacific Division-leading Clippers and the Miami Heat go for a 10th consecutive win in a Southeast Division match-up with visiting Charlotte in two of eight games on the NBA schedule. (NBA-HIGHLIGHTS/ (PIX), expect by 0415 GMT/11:15 PM ET, by the Sports Xchange, 400 words)

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Red Wings aim to keep streak going

The Detroit Red Wings bid for a fourth victory in a row with a visit to Atlantic Division rival Ottawa in one of three games on the NHL schedule. (NHL-HIGHLIGHTS/ (PIX), expect by 0630 GMT/1:30 AM ET, by The Sports Xchange, 300 words)

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Roundups of off-field developments in the major North American professional sports leagues. (expect by 0101 GMT/8:01 PM ET, by The Sports Xchange, 400 words)

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