Alvarez crushes Yildirim to retain boxing super middleweight crown

MIAMI: Saul "Canelo" Alvarez demolished Turkey's Avni Yildirim in three rounds to retain his WBC and WBA super middleweight titles by knockout on Saturday....

Tiger’s legendary career in jeopardy

WASHINGTON: The amazing golf career of Tiger Woods, from two-year-old prodigy to his epic comeback 2019 Masters victory, was in jeopardy Tuesday after injuries...

Pogacar in control after UAE Tour climb stage win

JEBEL HAFEET: UAE Emirates rider Tadej Pogacar took a major step towards victory in his team's home cycling Tour winning the first climbing stage...

Saudi jockeying for position with world’s richest race

RIYADH: The Saudi Cup's $20 million prize fund is helping to raise the kingdom's racing profile, trainers say, as payouts in other Gulf racing...

Despite risks, Nairobi gives cycling a spin in pandemic bike push

NAIROBI: Nairobi, morning rush hour: the only cyclist on a busy highway, Steven Odhiambo is narrowly overtaken by a fast-moving minibus. "It's just a...

New Tokyo 2020 chief vows to ‘regain trust’ after sexism row

TOKYO: Tokyo 2020's new president Seiko Hashimoto yesterday vowed to "regain trust" in the Olympic organizing committee after an embarrassing sexism row, with just...

PSG banish memory of ‘remontada’

PARIS: Kylian Mbappe had already won the World Cup and scored in the final, but he had not yet produced a Champions League performance...

Ricciardo under pressure to deliver for McLaren, says Norris

LONDON: Lando Norris has warned his new McLaren team-mate Daniel Ricciardo he will be under pressure to deliver this season. British driver Norris will...

McDowell wins crash-filled Daytona 500

LOS ANGELES: Michael McDowell won the rain-delayed Daytona 500 on Sunday, storming to an upset victory as a fiery last-lap crash unfolded in his...

Texans release star defensive end Watt

WASHINGTON: Three-time NFL Defensive Player of the Year JJ Watt was released Friday by the Houston Texans, who are struggling to keep top players...

Tokyo Olympics chief Mori to resign over sexist remarks

TOKYO: Tokyo Olympics chief Yoshiro Mori is to resign after he sparked outrage in Japan and abroad by claiming that women talk too much...

Pilot in Kobe crash ‘probably disoriented’

WASHINGTON: The helicopter crash that killed NBA legend Kobe Bryant, his daughter and six other passengers was probably caused by the pilot becoming disoriented...

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