Once-controversial halo hailed after Hamilton escapes serious injury

MONZA: The sight of the hefty back tire of Max Verstappen's Red Bull Formula One car crashing down towards the helmet of Lewis Hamilton...

Mahomes sparks Chiefs comeback in season opener

LOS ANGELES: Patrick Mahomes rallied Kansas City with two fourth-quarter touchdown passes as the Chiefs launched their NFL season with a thrilling 33-29 victory...

Ricciardo wins F1 Italian GP as Hamilton, Verstappen crash out

MONZA: Daniel Ricciardo won the Formula One Italian Grand Prix yesterday as the Australian took advantage of Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen's dramatic crash...

Worth the wait: Jeter ushered into baseball Hall of Fame

NEW YORK: New York Yankees icon Derek Jeter was finally ushered into baseball's Hall of Fame on Wednesday after a year-long wait to enter...

Hamilton faces age gap challenge in new Russell era

MONZA, Italy: Like any ageing champion, Lewis Hamilton faces a most demanding and potentially unsettling season when fellow-Briton George Russell replaces Valtteri Bottas as...

Age-defying Brady eyes NFL encore as season kicks off

NEW YORK: Tom Brady embarks on the latest chapter of his age-defying career today as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers launch their quest for back-to-back...

Russell confirmed as Hamilton’s new teammate at Mercedes

LONDON: George Russell was confirmed as Lewis Hamilton's new teammate at Formula One team Mercedes for next season yesterday after Valtteri Bottas sealed a...

Bottas to join Alfa Romeo as Russell set for Mercedes

PARIS: Valtteri Bottas has signed a multi-year deal with Alfa Romeo starting next season, the Formula One team announced yesterday, paving the way for...

Tokyo bids colorful farewell to ‘historic, fantastic’ Paralympics

TOKYO: Tokyo bid a colorful farewell to the Paralympics yesterday after 12 days of stereotype-defying, record-shattering performances despite a year-long pandemic delay. International Paralympic...

Kuwait’s Sorour wins shot put bronze at Tokyo Paralympics

TOKYO: Kuwaiti shot-putter Faisal Sorour won a bronze medal in the men's standing shot put F63 event at the Tokyo Paralympics yesterday. Sorour threw...

Japan’s Kunieda strikes gold as pandemic Games lauded

TOKYO: Wheelchair tennis legend Shingo Kunieda claimed gold for Japan, as the successful staging of the Games was lauded as "remarkable" on yesterday's penultimate...

Afghan refugees in Qatar’s World Cup complex fear for families

DOHA: Qatar has staked much on hosting the 2022 World Cup, but the official accommodation has now assumed a different role from that envisaged...

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