Thursday, October 28, 2021

Retired boxing champ works to inspire Niger street kids

NIAMEY: From the ringside, Niger's ex-heavyweight boxing champion Abdoul Aziz Ousseini, aka "Aziz", gives guidance to his young trainees at the boxing club in...

Nature Strip wins turf’s biggest prize ‘The Everest’

SYDNEY: Star sprinter Nature Strip, ridden by James McDonald, lived up to his billing as favorite to win the world's richest turf race, The...

Kohli gets a last shot at World Cup glory as India captain

DUBAI: Virat Kohli will be looking for a fairytale ending to his leadership of India's Twenty20 team as he chases an elusive first major...

Pakistan to summon spirit of 2009 for T20 title, says Afridi

KARACHI: Shahid Afridi, the box office trailblazer of Pakistan white ball cricket, believes his "unpredictable" nation can summon the spirit of 2009 and win...

Medvedev stunned by Dimitrov at Indian Wells

INDIAN WELLS: Reigning US Open champion Daniil Medvedev joined the growing list of top-seed casualties at the ATP/WTA Indian Wells on Wednesday, losing in...

Pedri’s new deal to include €1bn release clause

MADRID: Barcelona midfielder Pedri has agreed a contract extension until 2026, with the deal including a €1bn ($1.16 billion) release clause, the club announced...

Weah, Dest revive US World Cup hopes, Mexico stay top

LOS ANGELES: Timothy Weah set up the winner as the United States came from behind to defeat Costa Rica 2-1 and reignite their 2022...

Denmark’s 2022 World Cup berth completes ‘almost perfect’ year

COPENHAGEN: With their qualification for the 2022 World Cup, Denmark not only showed their remarkable resilience in the wake of Christian Eriksen's near-fatal cardiac...

Hungary fans clash with police during England World Cup qualifier

LONDON: Hungary supporters clashed with police at Wembley as a fan was arrested for racist abuse of a steward during Tuesday's World Cup qualifier...

Morgan, Kohli target T20 World Cup title legacy

DUBAI: Five years after losing a heart-stopping T20 World Cup final to the West Indies, Eoin Morgan's England start as narrow favorites in their...

Germany qualify for Qatar 2022, Belgium made to wait

PARIS: A Timo Werner double on Monday helped Germany stamp their ticket for the 2022 World Cup with a 4-0 win over North Macedonia,...

Yarmouk basketball back after Arab tourney participation

By Abdellatif Sharaa KUWAIT: Yarmouk Sports Club's basketball team returned home from Egypt after participating in the 33rd Arab Clubs Championship. The club was placed...

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