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Yasir leads Pakistan to victory over England at Lord’s

Agencies, London Pakistan foiled a gutsy England run chase to win a gripping first test by 75 runs at Lord’s today. Having set the hosts a 283 victory target after their second innings was ended on 215 in the morning, Pakistan’s bowlers,...

Thai Ratchanok cleared of doping violation

  Agencies, Bangkok World number four Ratchanok Intanon has been cleared of an anti-doping violation, the Badminton World Federation (BWF) said in a statement today, paving the way for the Thai medal hope to compete at the Rio Olympics. Ratchanok...

Olympics-Saudi Arabia to send four women to Rio

Agencies, Riyadh The Saudi Olympic Committee has approved four female Saudi athletes to compete as part of the conservative Gulf kingdom’s team at the Rio Olympics, a spokesman said today. Sara Al-Attar, Lubna Al-Omair, Cariman Abu Al-Jadail...

Ronaldinho delighted to play in Premier Futsal

Agencies, Chennai Brazillian star Ronaldinho is the cynosure of all eyes as he handled the media with finesse just like he used to dribble past the defenders on the soccer arena and finds the target with his deft left or right footers. Ronaldinho...

Indian women’s hockey squad gears up for US Tour before Rio

Agencies, New Delhi The Indian Women’s Hockey team led by Sushila Chanu (Captain) and Deepika Thakur (Vice-Captain) are all set to start off strongly at US Tour, where they will play three practice games against Canada and two games against...

Argentina name Correa, Simeone in Olympic soccer squad

Agencies, Buenos Aires Argentina have named Atletico Madrid’s Angel Correa and Giovanni Simeone, son of the Spanish club’s coach Diego, in the national soccer team for next month’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Correa is one of five...

Australia’s Kumar set to miss Rio after failed dope test

Agencies, Sydney Australian wrestler Vinod Kumar failed a doping test during an Olympic qualification event in Algeria in April and is set to be dropped from the team for the Rio Games. The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) said in a statement...

Murray to miss Britain’s Davis Cup quarter-final

Agencies, Wimbledon champion Andy Murray will miss Britain’s Davis Cup quarter-final clash against Serbia with captain Leon Smith naming Kyle Edmund and James Ward as his two singles players on Wednesday. Murray was instrumental in helping...