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Tevez given driving ban after letter confusion

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Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez was disqualified from driving for six months on Wednesday, after a court heard he failed to understand a letter sent to him by police. 

Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez (R) tries to avoid a challenge from Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny during their Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium in London on January 13, 2013. Tevez was disqualified from driving for six months on Wednesday after a court heard he failed to understand a letter sent to him by police.

The 28-year-old Argentina international, who did not attend the hearing at a court in Manchester, was also ordered to pay pound sterling1,540 ($2,469, 1,855 euros) in fines and costs.

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