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Chelsea hold firm to win FA Cup

Posted by on 19/05/2018
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Chelsea hold firm to win FA Cup

Chelsea hold firm to win FA Cup

WEMBLEY: Chelsea beat Manchester United 1-0 to lift the FA Cup thanks to Eden Hazard’s penalty at Wembley yesterday to salvage a disappointing season. In what is still widely expected to be Chelsea manager Antonio Conte’s final game in charge, the Blues withstood a second-half onslaught from United after Hazard’s 22nd-minute spot-kick to ensure Jose […]

Griezmann fires Atletico Madrid to Europa title

Posted by on 17/05/2018
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Griezmann fires Atletico Madrid to Europa title

Griezmann fires Atletico Madrid to Europa title

LYON: Antoine Griezmann was the hero for Atletico Madrid as the French striker scored twice in their 3-0 win over Marseille in Wednesday’s Europa League final in Lyon, allowing his club to win the trophy for the third time in nine seasons. It is Griezmann’s first major title with Atletico, and a fitting way to […]

KSSC honours outstanding Kuwait shooters

Posted by on 16/05/2018
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KSSC honours outstanding Kuwait shooters

KSSC honours outstanding Kuwait shooters

KUWAIT: Kuwait Shooting Sport Club (KSSC) honored its outstanding players in the presence of President of Arab and Kuwait Shooting Federations Eng Duaij Al-Otaibi, Deputy Chairman of KSSC Mohammad Mustafa Karam, Secretary General of Arab and Kuwait Shooting Federations Obaid Munahi Al-Osaimi, KSSC treasurer Essa Ahmad Al-Butti Butaiban, Assistant Secretary Eng Mohammad Misfer Al-Ghurba, KSSC […]

Pliskova smashes umpire’s chair after losing Rome match

Posted by on 16/05/2018
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Pliskova smashes umpire’s chair after losing Rome match

Pliskova smashes umpire’s chair after losing Rome match

Thiem crashes in Rome, Halep demolishes Osaka ROME: Former world number one Karolina Pliskova smashed the umpire’s chair in frustration after she lost to Greece’s Maria Sakkari in the second round of the WTA Italian Open yesterday. In the third set with the sixth seeded Czech serving 6-3, 3-6, 5-5 (30/30) she had an overhead […]

Goalkeeper Hart set to miss out on youthful England World Cup squad

Posted by on 16/05/2018
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Goalkeeper Hart set to miss out on youthful England World Cup squad

Goalkeeper Hart set to miss out on youthful England World Cup squad

Joe conceded 39 goals in his 19 league appearances     LONDON: England manager Gareth Southgate will name his 23-man World Cup squad yesterday with some experienced figures such as goalkeeper Joe Hart expected to miss out. The BBC and Sky Sports reported on Tuesday that 75-times capped Hart won’t be included among Southgate’s three […]

Imam-ul-Haq sees Pakistan to victory over debutants Ireland

Posted by on 15/05/2018
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Imam-ul-Haq sees Pakistan to victory over debutants Ireland

Imam-ul-Haq sees Pakistan to victory over debutants Ireland

Babar Azam, made 59 after being dropped on nine DUBLIN: Pakistan debutant Imam-ul-Haq saw his side to victory as Ireland’s first match in men’s Test cricket ended in a gallant last-day defeat by five wickets at Malahide yesterday. Pakistan, set a seemingly modest 160 to win, after earlier making Ireland follow-on, collapsed to 14 for […]

Egyptian Salah breaks record and Boateng leaves Barca heartbroken

Posted by on 14/05/2018
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Egyptian Salah breaks record and Boateng leaves Barca heartbroken

Egyptian Salah breaks record and Boateng leaves Barca heartbroken

Boateng hit his first professional hat-trick PARIS: Egyptian Mohamed Salah broke a record and Ghanaian Emmanuel Boateng left Barcelona heartbroken as they became the top African performers in the elite European leagues at the weekend. Salah scored his 32nd English Premier league goal of the season for Liverpool on the final day to better a […]

O’Brien the hero as Ireland avoid innings defeat in debut Test

Posted by on 14/05/2018
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O’Brien the hero as Ireland avoid innings defeat in debut Test

O’Brien the hero as Ireland avoid innings defeat in debut Test

DUBLIN: Kevin O’Brien became the first Ireland batsman to score a fifty in men’s Test cricket as the debutants avoided an innings defeat by Pakistan yesterday. Ireland, made to follow-on, were 212 for six at tea on the fourth day at Malahide – a lead of 32 runs. O’Brien was 67 not out, having top-scored […]

Liverpool qualify for Champions League

Posted by on 13/05/2018
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Liverpool qualify for Champions League

Liverpool qualify for Champions League

Salah scores to set another goalscoring record LONDON: Mohamed Salah’s clinical first-half strike against Brighton helped confirm Liverpool’s presence in the Champions League next term, and also saw the Egyptian break the record for most goals scored in a 38-game Premier League season. Brighton had no answers at a sun-kissed Anfield as Salah’s sensational form […]

Man United beat Watford 1-0 on Carrick’s final league game

Posted by on 13/05/2018
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Man United beat Watford 1-0 on Carrick’s final league game

Man United beat Watford 1-0 on Carrick’s final league game

United finished second behind champions Manchester City MANCHESTER: Manchester United treated their stalwart Michael Carrick to a memorable farewell yesterday after a first-half goal by Marcus Rashford gave them a 1-0 home win over Watford on the final day of the season. Carrick, who is unlikely to be picked for Saturday’s FA Cup final against […]

Zain main sponsor of Al Roudhan football tourney

Posted by on 13/05/2018
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Zain main sponsor of Al Roudhan football tourney

Zain main sponsor of Al Roudhan football tourney

KUWAIT: Zain, the leading telecommunications company in Kuwait, announced its main sponsorship of the 39th edition of Al Roudhan Ramadan football tournament for the third consecutive year. The event comes under the patronage of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah. The announcement was made during a press conference that […]

Annahar holds second Ramadan soccer championship draw

Posted by on 13/05/2018
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Annahar holds second Ramadan soccer championship draw

Annahar holds second Ramadan soccer championship draw

KUWAIT: The draw of Annhar Second Ramadan Soccer Championship for newspapers, magazines, TV channels and websites was made yesterday at a press conference held at the Crowne Plaza hotel with the attendance of KJA secretary, Adnan Al-Rashed, Annahar editor in chief, Hussein Al-Fadhli, editing secretary, Nasser Al-Nasser, head of the sports section, Adnan Yousif and […]

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