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Delray Beach Open final: Jack Sock takes second ATP title of 2017 as injured Milos Raonic withdraws Delray Beach Open final: Jack Sock takes second ATP title of 2017 as injured Milos Raonic withdraws
Jack Sock claimed his second ATP title of 2017 on Sunday as top-seeded Milos Raonic withdrew before the Delray Beach Open final with a torn hamstring. Canada`s Raonic, ranked fourth in the world, was playing his first tournament since suffering his fourth adductor muscle injury in 12 months at the Australian Open in January. Raonic told the Tennis Channel he was hurt in a semi-final win over...
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Gayle storm leads Karachi to six-wicket win over Islamabad Gayle storm leads Karachi to six-wicket win over Islamabad
Explosive West Indies opener Chris Gayle hits form just at the right time as Karachi Kings defeated Islamabad United by six wickets to seal a berth in the playoffs in the Pakistan Super League (PSL) second edition at Dubai Cricket Stadium on Sunday. Chasing 124 to win in the rain-affected tie, Gayle finally returns to form and scored blistering 44 off just 17 balls with the help of five massive...
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Karachi beat Lahore in last-ball thriller Karachi beat Lahore in last-ball thriller
There can’t be a better spectacle than the Karachi Kings versus Lahore Qalandars face-off in the Pakistan Super League and the flavour further improves when the result is decided on the last ball. On Saturday, when Karachi were on the cusp of elimination, Keiron Pollard raised his hand and struck two sixes of the last two balls to take Kings past the finishing tape against Lahore. After bein...
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Karachi beat Lahore in last-ball thriller Karachi beat Lahore in last-ball thriller
There can’t be a better spectacle than the Karachi Kings versus Lahore Qalandars face-off in the Pakistan Super League and the flavour further improves when the result is decided on the last ball. On Saturday, when Karachi were on the cusp of elimination, Keiron Pollard raised his hand and struck two sixes of the last two balls to take Kings past the finishing tape against Lahore. After bein...
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‘Happy’ Kerber into Dubai semis, stays on target for top spot ‘Happy’ Kerber into Dubai semis, stays on target for top spot
Angelique Kerber hammered out a 6-3, 6-2 defeat of Ana Konjuh on Thursday to stay in contention for a return to the top WTA ranking at the Dubai Tennis Championships. Germany’s double Grand Slam winner from 2016 can take back the top spot from Serena Williams through a title at the Aviation club on Saturday. The 29-year-old will first have to get by Elina Svitolina, on course for her own br...
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Angry Lee Chong Wei lashes out at Malaysia association Angry Lee Chong Wei lashes out at Malaysia association
Kuala Lumpur: Lee Chong Wei was on Wednesday threatening to cut ties with the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) as relations become strained in the wake of the world number one's latest injury. The 34-year-old will be out for weeks after he slipped at the new Academy Badminton Malaysia on Saturday, missing next month's prestigious All England Championship where he would have been gunning ...
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Cricket is going to miss you, Gul tells Afridi Cricket is going to miss you, Gul tells Afridi
Pakistan’s most-loved cricketer Shahid Afridi, late on Sunday, bid adieu to the game when he announced his retirement from the T20Is — the only format he was still available for selection for the country. The news came as a surprise for many after the 36-year-old had smashed 54 off just 28 balls for Peshawar Zalmi against Karachi Kings in a losing cause. On this occasion, Pakistan right-arm ...
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White Turf Races: The horse race with an alpine edge White Turf Races: The horse race with an alpine edge
Most horses would be used to running across the soft turf of a racing paddock, or maybe even on a sandy beach. But the White Turf snow race in the ski resort of St. Moritz, Switzerland, poses a new challenge for race horses: a frozen lake. "There's something so special here about the racing here on the frozen lake with the whole town buzzing," British trainer John Best told. "I don't really kno...
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Former footballers jailed for match-fixing in Norway Former footballers jailed for match-fixing in Norway
A Norwegian appeals court on Wednesday sentenced two former football players and a punter to prison in a match-fixing case involving two third division teams. The case dates back to two matches in June, 2012. In the first game, Follo lost 4-3 to Ostsiden having led 3-0 with just 25 minutes to go. In the second game, Asker lost 7-1 to Frigg Oslo despite being favourites to win. Following a co...
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Five fairy-tale sports stories with unhappy sequels Five fairy-tale sports stories with unhappy sequels
Premier League champions Leicester City’s shambolic defence of their title leaves them in real danger of relegation. However, they would not be the first to have seen a fairy tale sporting success quickly turn into a nightmare. Here are the five other examples: Boxing — Buster Douglas James ‘Buster’ Douglas tamed the fearsome ‘Iron’ Mike Tyson in Tokyo in 1990, the 42/1 outsider inflicting h...
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