Sun, 25 Aug 2019

Tough for anyone to fill Smith's shoes, says Marnus Labuschagne

Headingley [UK], Aug 25 (ANI): After coming in place of injured Steve Smith into the third Test match of the ...

Savea scores as Toulon start campaign with Agen trouncing

Toulon - Former New Zealand wing Julian Savea scored as Toulon crushed Agen 44-25 on Saturday in the opening round ...

Third Ashes Test: England 156/3, requires 203 runs to win the match

Leeds [UK], Aug 25 (ANI): England were at 156/3 at the end of play on day three of the third ...

Root revives England's Ashes hopes in third Test

Headingley - England captain Joe Root restored a measure of batting pride for his side with an unbeaten 75 in ...

Marquez on Silverstone pole as Quartararo fireworks fizzle

Silverstone - World champion Marc Marquez secured pole for the British MotoGP with a track record time at Silverstone on ...

Australia Labuschagne joins elite Test batting club

Leeds - Australia's Marnus Labuschagne joined an exclusive club while making 80 against England in the second innings of the ...

Van Rooyen leads in Sweden after late birdie blitz

Cape Town - South Africa's Erik van Rooyen produced a sensational finish to earn a one-shot lead at the European ...

Williams ban for US Open umpire after Serena-Osaka furore

New York - Carlos Ramos will not officiate any US Open matches involving Serena or Venus Williams in the wake ...

Labuschagne strengthens Australia's grip on third Test

Leeds - Marnus Labuschagne missed out on a maiden Test hundred but still batted Australia into an even more commanding ...

Serena chases record 24th Slam as Osaka, Halep eye US Open

New York - Serena Williams has the US Open spotlight as she chases tennis history, but a host of Grand ...

Boycott slams England for 'batting without brains'

Leeds - Geoffrey Boycott has torn into England after they collapsed to 67 all out in the third Test against ...

WATCH | Jofra all the rage but NOT for his bowling

Cape Town - England's bowling superstar Jofra Archer received the biggest cheer of the day at Headingley on Friday but ...

Australia set England 359 to win third Ashes Test

Leeds - England were set a target of 359 to win the third Ashes Test after they bowled Australia out ...

Former England captains weigh in on Headingley debacle

Cape Town - England's hopes of regaining the Ashes were dealt a huge blow after they were bowled out for ...

UPSET ALERT! Australia beat world basketball champs USA for 1st time

Melbourne - San Antonio Spurs' Patty Mills sank a game-high 30 points as Australia beat the United States for the ...

Hazelwood hails Australia bowling lineup's competitive spirit

Dubai [UAE], Aug 24 (ANI): After bundling out England for 67 in the first innings on day two of the ...

French Open runner-up Vondrousova withdraws from US Open

New York - French Open runner-up Marketa Vondrousova of the Czech Republic withdrew from the US Open on Friday with ...

5 men to watch at the US Open

New York - Five men to watch at the US Open tennis tournament that begins Monday at Flushing Meadows:Novak DjokovicWorld ...

5 women to watch at the US Open

New York - Five women to watch at the US Open tennis tournament that begins Monday at Flushing Meadows:Naomi OsakaTop-ranked ...

Serena-Sharapova, Federer play Monday night at US Open

New York - Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova will meet in Monday night's first feature match at the US Open ...

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BRASILIA, Brazil - Under increasing international pressure to contain the record numbers of fires in the Amazon, Brazilian President Jair ...

African children forced from school by conflict

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After 34 years, Rotary and partners to nail global polio-eradication

BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of Congo - What started out as an extraordinary ambition for a global service group 34 years ago, ...

Disaster risk reduction a must for nations in Asia Pacific, says ESCAP

Changing patterns and worsening impacts of natural disasters in Asia and the Pacific, coupled with environmental degradation and climate change, ...

U.S. law enforcement nail man who pretended to be federal agent

CINCINNATI, Ohio - When Shane Ryan Hammond burst into an Ohio home in 2017 to apprehend a suspected bail jumper, ...

Afghanistan War claims lives of two more U.S. troops

KABUL, Afghanistan - Two U.S. soldiers have been killed in action in Afghanistan.Their deaths, confirmed by a statement from NATO, ...

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