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Mayweather beats Berto in farewell fight, ends 49-0

Posted by on 13/09/2015
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Mayweather beats Berto in farewell fight, ends 49-0

Mayweather beats Berto in farewell fight, ends 49-0

LAS VEGAS: Floyd Mayweather Jr. cemented his place among the pantheon of boxing greats with a unanimous decision over fellow American Andre Berto on Saturday in what he has repeatedly said would be the final fight of his career. Mayweather, 38, easily outboxed his younger opponent over the 12 rounds to retain his WBC and […]

Pacquiao demands punishment, rematch over anti-doping row

Posted by on 11/09/2015
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Mayweather’s 49th bout may end with a whimper

Posted by on 10/09/2015
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Neymar inspires Brazil to 4-1 victory over US

Posted by on 09/09/2015
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Neymar inspires Brazil to 4-1 victory over US

Neymar inspires Brazil to 4-1 victory over US

MASSACHUSETTS: Substitute Neymar scored two second-half goals to inspire Brazil to a 4-1 win over the United States in Massachusetts on Tuesday. The Barcelona striker came on at half time with his ahead 1-0 quickly doubling their lead with a penalty then grabbed his 46th international goal in 67 international appearances a few minutes later. […]

Hall Gets First Red Bull Air Race Win, Upsetting Bonhomme in Dramatic Final

Posted by on 08/09/2015
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Hall Gets First Red Bull Air Race Win, Upsetting Bonhomme in Dramatic Final

Hall Gets First Red Bull Air Race Win, Upsetting Bonhomme in Dramatic Final

Flying brilliantly on a difficult windswept track set up at the Red Bull Ring high in the Austrian Alps, Matt Hall upset Red Bull Air Race World Championship leader Paul Bonhomme. Local hero Hannes Arch was knocked out in the opening round after hitting a pylon. Australia’s Matt Hall won the Red Bull Air Race […]

McDonnell outpoints Kameda to retain title

Posted by on 07/09/2015
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McDonnell outpoints Kameda to retain title

McDonnell outpoints Kameda to retain title

CORPUS CHRISTI: Jamie McDonnell successfully defended his WBA bantamweight title Sunday, knocking down Tomoki Kameda in the 12th round en route to a unanimous decision. The 29-year-old McDonnell improved to 27-2- 1 with his second straight victory over Kameda. The English fighter took the title from Kameda in May with a unanimous decision in Hidalgo, […]

Hamilton wins Italian GP

Posted by on 06/09/2015
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Hamilton wins Italian GP

Hamilton wins Italian GP

MONZA: Lewis Hamilton’s 40th career victory in yesterday’s Italian Grand Prix and, with it, a 53-points advantage in the drivers’ world championship was confirmed late Sunday after a two-hour stewards’ inquiry. The defending two-time world champion had faced possible disqualification following a technical report that claimed his Mercedes team had raced on tyres that were […]

Hamilton to pick up speed at Italian GP

Posted by on 02/09/2015
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Hamilton to pick up speed at Italian GP

Hamilton to pick up speed at Italian GP

MONZA: New father Nico Rosberg has plenty to be happy about right now but Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton intends to be smiling just as much after this weekend’s Italian Grand Prix. Sunday’s race, at a super-fast track that faces an uncertain future despite its historic status as a temple to Ferrari, could see Hamilton […]

Jordan Rally set to be a thriller

Posted by on 01/09/2015
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Jordan Rally set to be a thriller

Jordan Rally set to be a thriller

AMMAN: Jordan is putting the finishing touches to hosting one of the leading events on its social and sporting calendar when the world-famous Jordan Rally is held from October 15-17. Featuring the region’s top drivers, the 2015 Jordan Rally is set to become one of the most thrilling events in a history which stretches back […]

Kiprop puts Kenya on top in Beijing

Posted by on 30/08/2015
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Kiprop puts Kenya on top in Beijing

Kiprop puts Kenya on top in Beijing

BEIJING: Asbel Kiprop produced a trademark sprint finish to win a third straight 1,500 metres gold and ensure Kenya topped the medals table at successive world championships after the final night of action yesterday. The United States men won a sixth straight gold in 4x400m relay but Jamaica’s Novlene Williams-Mills ran down tiring American Francena […]

Schippers wins 200 metres gold

Posted by on 28/08/2015
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Schippers wins 200 metres gold

Schippers wins 200 metres gold

BEIJING: Dutch sprinter Dafne Schippers smashed a European record which has stood since the 1970s as she won world 200m gold with an electrifying run yesterday. The 100m silver-medallist ran 21.63sec, the fourth fastest time in history, as she lunged at the line to beat Jamaica’s Elaine Thompson, who clocked a personal best of 21.66sec. […]

Bolt crushes Gatlin to claim Beijing double

Posted by on 27/08/2015
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