Ronaldo stars as Real repel Shakhtar’s rally

KIEV: Spanish giants Real Madrid survived a nervous finish when they conceded three late goals to edge Shakhtar Donetsk 4-3 and wrap up top...

India sense victory as South Africa crumble

NAGPUR: India need eight wickets to clinch the four-test series against South Africa after their spinners, led by Ravichandran Ashwin, wreaked havoc on a...

Mandzukic fires Juve into last 16

TURIN: A first-half strike from Mario Mandzukic saw last season’s beaten finalists Juventus into the last 16 of the Champions League on Wednesday with...

Morkel, Harmer skittle India on dicey pitch

NAGPUR: Morne Morkel and Simon Harmer bamboozled India with pace and spin on a tricky wicket but South Africa also suffered early blows in...

Suarez, Messi hit doubles as Barca rout Roma

BARCELONA: Lionel Messi scored his first two goals after a two-month injury layoff and Luis Suarez netted a brace in a 6-1 rout of...

Sunderland get rare win as Defoe stun Palace

LONDON: Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe cashed in on a horrendous defensive mix-up to give his struggling side a much-needed 1- 0 win at Crystal...

Al Ain Air Championship set to get hearts racing with dare devil stunts

KUWAIT: Visitors to the 11th edition of Al Ain Air Championship will witness heart-stopping stunts from ten civilian and military flying teams alongside live...

Gulf Bank thanks participants, partners for successful ‘Gulf Bank 642 Marathon’

KUWAIT: Gulf Bank hails the success of the inaugural Gulf Bank 642 Marathon, the first accredited international marathon road race ever to be held...

Britain counting on Murrays to bring home Davis Cup

LONDON: Britain will attempt to win the Davis Cup for the first time in 79 years this weekend when they take on Belgium in...

India eye series win as Steyn ruled out again

NAGPUR: India will start as favourites to wrap up the series after South Africa’s pace spearhead Dale Steyn was sidelined again for the third...

FIFA ethics committee seeks life ban against Platini

PARIS: The FIFA ethics committee has requested a life ban for Michel Platini, the Frenchman’s lawyer said yesterday, a move that would rule the...

Kyle Busch wins NASCAR Sprint Cup championship

MIAMI: Kyle Busch completed a fairytale comeback story by capturing his first NASCAR Sprint Cup championship on Sunday. Busch endured a long recovery from...

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