Athletes uneasy over Russians at Olympics – WADA suspends Russian anti-doping agency

COLORADO SPRINGS: The prospect of Russian athletes being welcomed back into the fold for the Olympics is causing alarm amongst rivals, with questions swirling...

Friday Court win Desert Bulls Trophy 2015

KUWAIT: Over four weeks from Oct 9, 22 teams competed intensely in the knockout matches of the Desert Bulls Trophy 2015. After a string...

Messi return to reunite ‘MNS’ for Liga ‘Clasico’

BARCELONA: Lionel Messi’s return from injury looks to be coming at exactly the right time for Barcelona as he gears up for a reunion...

Leob and Al Attiyah face to face at WTCC

QATAR: All expectations say that the mission will be difficult in front of the world champion for rallies Sebastien Leob - France, this was...

Kohli frustrated by S Africa Test wash-out

BANGALORE: Indian captain Virat Kohli was left frustrated yesterday after the rain-ravaged second Test against South Africa robbed his team of a possible series...

England beat France 2-0 on night of solidarity at Wembley

LONDON: England beat France 2-0 in an emotional friendly at Wembley on Tuesday when more than 70,000 fans paid tribute to the victims of...

Zlatan plays ‘magic’ man as Sweden advance to Euro 2016

COPENHAGEN: A stunning double from captain Zlatan Ibrahimovic gave Sweden a 2-2 draw away to Denmark as they qualified for Euro 2016 on Tuesday...

Nadal imperious as Murray crumbles

LONDON: Rafael Nadal was in imperious form as he crushed Andy Murray at the World Tour Finals yesterday with an impressive 6-4, 6-1 victory...

Russian disqualified after winning marathon in Japan

MOSCOW: A Russian marathon runner has been disqualified and faces further sanctions after winning a race in Japan at a time when his country...

Qatar first to qualify for Asian Cup – Iran thrash Guam despite visa woe

SINGAPORE: Qatar became the first side to book a spot at the 2019 Asian Cup and the next round of 2018 World Cup qualifiers...

Ireland reaches Euro 2016 with 2-0 win over Bosnia

DUBLIN: Jon Walters was the toast of Lansdowne Road as his brace against Bosnia-Herzegovina in a 2-0 victory fired Ireland to next summer’s European...

Woakes and Taylor inspire England’s win over Pakistan

SHARJAH: Seamer Chris Woakes grabbed four wickets while James Taylor notched an unbeaten half century to anchor England’s six-wicket win over Pakistan in the...

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