‘Greatest’ Serena, the pioneer of ‘tennis intimidation’, turns 40

BIOT: Serena Williams turns 40 today with her long-time coach hailing her as the "greatest of all time" and a pioneer of tennis "intimidation"....

Afghanistan women taekwondo fighters feel defeated by Taleban

HERAT: Zarghunna Noori has always been a fighter, but the 22-year-old taekwondo champion - who dreamt of representing Afghanistan at the Olympics - says...

Hamilton hopes to end frustrating pursuit of 100th win in Russia

SOCHI, Russia: Lewis Hamilton will be seeking to exploit every advantage he can find this weekend as he bids for an unprecedented and thus...

‘Postman’ Poulter aims to deliver again for Europe

KOHLER: England's Ian Poulter, dubbed "The Postman" for his consistent ability to deliver for Europe, says there's no secret to his Ryder Cup success....

Holders Man City hit six, Liverpool cruise in League Cup

LONDON: Manchester City started their bid to lift a fifth successive League Cup with a 6-1 rout of Wycombe, while Japan forward Takumi Minamino...

Koeman refuses to answer questions in Barcelona press conference

MADRID: Barcelona's under-pressure coach Ronald Koeman delivered a bizarre press conference yesterday as he read a pre-prepared statement before leaving without answering questions. Koeman's...

Kuwaiti referees seek Int’l badges through Asian Championship

AMMAN: Kuwait's handball referees Dalal Al-Naseem and Maali Al-Enezi wish to achieve the international refereeing badges through the 18th Asian Women's Championship, held in...

Messi ruled out of midweek action with PSG

PARIS: Lionel Messi will miss Paris Saint-Germain's game away to Metz today due to a knee injury which coach Mauricio Pochettino has said was...

Jones scores four TDs, loses father’s ashes in endzone

LOS ANGELES: Aaron Jones scored four touchdowns in the Green Bay Packers' 35-17 win over the Detroit Lions on Sunday, but all he could...

Koeman defends direct approach after Barcelona held by Granada

MADRID: Ronald Koeman defended his direct tactics after being accused of betraying Barcelona's attacking traditions in a 1-1 draw at home to Granada on...

Allegri says Juve’s match at Spezia a ‘relegation six-pointer’

MILAN: Massimiliano Allegri said yesterday that Juventus' visit to Spezia was a relegation battle as his team head into their fifth league match of...

Ravens Jackson outduels Mahomes in NFL Sunday

LOS ANGELES: Lamar Jackson rushed for 107 yards and two touchdowns as the Baltimore Ravens edged Patrick Mahomes' Kansas City Chiefs 36-35 in a...

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