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Newcomer Shi storms into badminton world final Newcomer Shi storms into badminton world final
Upstart Shi Yuqi comfortably beat Chen Long to race into the final of the badminton World Championships on Saturday and confirm his newfound status as China’s best player. The 22-year-old defeated Chinese legend Lin Dan on the way to the last four and has now claimed the scalp of Olympic champion Chen, who was chasing a third world title. He will now play favourite Kento Momota of Japan or M...
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Murray criticises organisers over late clash after third round win Murray criticises organisers over late clash after third round win
A tearful Andy Murray advanced to the ATP Washington Open quarter-finals in a three-hour marathon ending at 3am on Friday, then ripped organisers for putting him in such a situation. Three-time Grand Slam champion Murray, in his first hardcourt event after an 11-month layoff for a right hip injury, outlasted Romania’s 93rd-ranked Marius Copil 6-7 (5/7), 6-3, 7-6 (7/4). The 31-year-old Scotsm...
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US Open champions Sloane knocked out of Washington Open US Open champions Sloane knocked out of Washington Open
Reigning US Open champion Sloane Stephens was ousted by Germany’s Andrea Petkovic while Australia’s 17th-ranked Nick Kyrgios withdrew because of a hip injury on Wednesday at the ATP and WTA Washington Open. Petkovic, ranked 91st, rallied to beat the world number three 2-6, 6-4, 6-2 in a second-round match in the hardcourt tune-up event for the US Open. “I played OK, could have played better,...
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WWE wrestler Kevin Owens Calls Braun Strowman 'big idiot' WWE wrestler Kevin Owens Calls Braun Strowman 'big idiot'
Kevin Yanick Kolbert Steen, popular by his WWE ring name Kevin Owens, has called his Summerslam opponent Braun Strowman a "big idiot". Owens, who started his professional wrestling careers in 2000, was seen in a video released by WWE saying, “You know, Braun Strowman walks around here calling himself the Monster Among Men. He threw me off of a 20 foot high steel cage two weeks ago and I’m here ...
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Murray looking to start anew Murray looking to start anew
Former world number one Andy Murray feels in some ways like he is starting his career all over again as he makes his return to hardcourt tennis in Washington on Monday. The tournament will be Murray’s third since hip surgery in January and mark his return to the hard courts for the first time since March 2017 at Indian Wells. “It sort of feels like I am starting from scratch again,” the 31-y...
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High-flying Fakhar Zaman breaks into top 20 for first time High-flying Fakhar Zaman breaks into top 20 for first time
Pakistan opener Fakhar Zaman has vaulted into the top-20 for the first time in his career in the ICC ODI Player Rankings. The rankings were released on Sunday following the conclusion of the West Indies-Bangladesh series and also incorporate player performances from the Zimbabwe-Pakistan series. Zaman scored 515 runs in the series and has gained a total of 22 places to move into 16th positio...
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Imran Khan can make Pakistan ‘Asian Tiger’: Shoaib Akhtar Imran Khan can make Pakistan ‘Asian Tiger’: Shoaib Akhtar
Former Pakistan speedster Shoaib Akhtar has high hopes of cricketer-turned politician Imran Khan to put the country on the right track after his party — Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) — emerged as the most successful one in the recently held General Elections. Legendary all-rounder Imran Khan — who was the captain of the 1992 World Cup winning side — is the head of the political party which he ...
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Serena says she is victim of 'discrimination' over drug tests Serena says she is victim of 'discrimination' over drug tests
Serena Williams has accused anti-doping authorities of “discrimination” because of the frequency with which she has been selected for random drug tests. The 23-time Grand Slam winner had previously described her treatment by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) as shocking and raised questions about the number of times she had been tested this year. Williams expressed her frustration again on...
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De Bruyn eyes South Africa’s one-down spot De Bruyn eyes South Africa’s one-down spot
Theunis de Bruyn has set his sights on becoming South Africa’s permanent number three, the 25-year-old said after proving his credentials during his team’s comprehensive defeat against Sri Lanka on Monday. The right-hander displayed exemplary focus and application, apart from his technical solidity, to register his maiden Test century, also the first by a South African batsman in the two-Test s...
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Neymar devastated over World Cup exit Neymar devastated over World Cup exit
PRAIA GRANDE: Brazil superstar Neymar admits that after his nation’s quarter-final defeat to Belgium at the World Cup he couldn’t look at a ball and didn’t want to see any of the remaining matches. “I wouldn’t go as far as to say I didn’t want to play again but, I didn’t want to see a ball, or to see any more football played,” 26-year-old Neymar told AFP in an exclusive interview on Saturday....
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