• JDT bring back former fan favourite for 2018 season
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    JDT bring back former fan favourite for 2018 season

    Jorge Pereyra Diaz and Johor Darul Ta'zim (JDT) are just two names that cannot be separated for too long.

  • Gor Mahia on the verge of signing Ulinzi Stars ace
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    Gor Mahia on the verge of signing Ulinzi Stars ace

    The speedy winger is said to have held talks with the new KPL champions and that the deal could be completed soon

  • Lloris wants Spurs to forget title and focus on top four
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    Lloris wants Spurs to forget title and focus on top four

    Hugo Lloris insists Tottenham's primary goal should be retaining a spot in the top four after losing further ground in the Premier League.

  • Athletics: Farah to kick off road career on the streets of London
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    Athletics: Farah to kick off road career on the streets of London

    The 34-year-old Briton, a quadruple Olympic and six-time world champion, competed in his final track race in August and announced he plans to compete in his third London Marathon on April 22. The half marathon, named The Big Half, will be held on March 4 and is expected to be Farah's first event

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    Manchester City must keep their cool despite stellar start, says Kompany

    City maintained their eight-point lead at the top of the Premier League table with a 2-0 win at Leicester City on Saturday and are unbeaten in the Champions League heading into the knockout stages. "It's exceptional, but it's early doors in the season, and we want to put it aside a little

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    Ashes: Hazlewood is the best pacer in the world, claims Lyon

    Brisbane, Nov 20 (IANS) Australia off-spinner Nathan Lyon has rated his teammate Josh Hazlewood as the best fast bowler in Test cricket today as he expects the Kangaroos to crack the Englishmen up in the upcoming five-match Ashes Test rubber, starting November 23. Hazlewood is currently listed at number

  • Australia gets a Paine injection for Ashes series opener
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    Australia gets a Paine injection for Ashes series opener

    BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — Seven or eight pins and a plate in the top joint. Some recycled hip bone in the shattered end. Multiple operations, and a lot of pain. Persistent finger injuries have been the story of Tim Paine's life since he made his test cricket debut in 2010.

  • Olympics: In Yuna's absence, Koreans holding out for a Pyeongchang hero
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    Olympics: In Yuna's absence, Koreans holding out for a Pyeongchang hero

    A year after her dazzling gold medal-winning performance at the Vancouver Games, figure skater Kim Yuna delivered an impassioned speech to the International Olympic Committee that helped sway the vote to bring the 2018 Winter Games to South Korea. Dubbed the "Face of Pyeongchang" after crisscrossing

  • Jana Novotna, former Wimbledon champion, dies aged 49 after long cancer battle
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    Jana Novotna, former Wimbledon champion, dies aged 49 after long cancer battle

    Jana Novotna, former Wimbledon champion, dies aged 49 after long cancer battle

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    AIFF vice-president, Bhutia mourn Dasmunsi's death

    Kolkata, Nov 20 (IANS) All India Football Federation (AIFF) senior vice-president Subrata Dutta and former India captain Bhaichung Bhutia mourned the demise of ex-president Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi on Monday, saying he changed the face of Indian football during his time at the helm. "His contribution

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    Sampdoria stun Juventus 3-2 in Serie A action

    Genoa (Italy), Nov 20 (IANS) Sampdoria shocked Serie A defending champions Juventus 3-2 in the 13th round of the Italian First Division football action here.

  • Premier League team of the week - by Jason Burt
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    Premier League team of the week - by Jason Burt

    Premier League team of the week - by Jason Burt

  • Jana Novotna dead: Former Wimbledon champion dies aged 49
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    Jana Novotna dead: Former Wimbledon champion dies aged 49

    Former Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna has died aged 49. Novotna, a former world number one in doubles and number two in singles, passed away peacefully on Sunday surrounded by her family, the WTA announced. A statement read: "It is with deep sadness that the WTA announces the passing on Sunday

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    Valencia defeat Espanyol 2-0 in La Liga action

    Barcelona, Nov 20 (IANS) Valencia rose to the second spot in the Spanish La Liga football league after beating Espanyol 2-0 in the 12th round of action here. Although Espanyol was the better team during the most part of the game, the squad paid for squandering a number of scoring chances when the shot

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    Bremen reap first win, Schalke move to second spot in German Bundesliga

    Berlin, Nov 20 (IANS) Werder Bremen reaped their first victory of the German football season as Max Kruse provided a hat-trick to beat Hannover 4-0 while Schalke extended their unbeaten run to six games after beating Hamburg 2-0 at the close of the 12th round in the Bundesliga. The "Green-Whites

  • Ibrahimovic ready to challenge 'for everything' after returning to aid Man Utd trophy chase
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    Ibrahimovic ready to challenge 'for everything' after returning to aid Man Utd trophy chase

    The experienced frontman is back in the Red Devils fold and ready to help Jose Mourinho's men chase down Premier League and Champions League crowns

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    Dimitrov wins first Masters tourney for Bulgaria

    London, Nov 20 (IANS) Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov won the most important tennis tourney of his career after defeating Belgium's David Goffin 7-5, 4-6 and 6-3 to win the Nitto ATP Final at London's O2 Arena. The third-ranked Dimitrov needed two hours 30 minutes, with the third set being by

  • JDT wave goodbyes to Guerra and Cabrera
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    JDT wave goodbyes to Guerra and Cabrera

    The Super League champions part ways with attackers Gonzalo Cabrera and Gabriel Guerra as they look elsewhere for 2018 season.

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    Reuters

    Cricket: India set Sri Lanka 231 for win after Kohli hundred

    India declared their second innings on 352 for eight, setting Sri Lanka a target of 231 in a little more than a session to post their maiden victory on the fifth and final day of the opening test on Monday. India captain Virat Kohli remained unbeaten on 104 for his 18th test hundred and immediately

  • Cricket: England's fragile top order must cope without Stokes
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    Cricket: England's fragile top order must cope without Stokes

    England approach the first Ashes test in the surreal position of having a settled top order that has nevertheless been written off as "a complete shambles" and which few predict will withstand Australia's pace battery. The batting remains England's chief area of concern, heavily dependent

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    India set 231-run target for Sri Lanka

    Kolkata, Nov 20 (IANS) Skipper Virat Kohli led from the front with an unbeaten 104 as India set a target of 231 for Sri Lanka to win the opening Test on the final day at the Eden Gardens here on Monday.

  • Cricket: Root's Aussie exam en route to being England's finest
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    Cricket: Root's Aussie exam en route to being England's finest

    Alastair Cook was left awe-struck and just the tiniest bit miffed too at Edgbaston this year when batting against the West Indian attack alongside Joe Root, the man who had replaced him as England captain. "It's fairly frustrating when you have a 22-run start and he beats you to a hundred by

  • WWE Survivor Series results: Team Raw prevails as Triple H turns on Kurt Angle before beating Smackdown Live
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    WWE Survivor Series results: Team Raw prevails as Triple H turns on Kurt Angle before beating Smackdown Live

    Team Raw picked up WWE Survivor Series bragging rights over Smackdown Live as Triple H got the better of brother-in-law Shane McMahon. Raw edged the night in total with four wins to Smackdown’s three, but the big talking points will be The Game’s decision to Pedigree General Manager Kurt Angle – aiding

  • Cricket: Smith to shoulder heavy burden in first Ashes as captain
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    Cricket: Smith to shoulder heavy burden in first Ashes as captain

    Ashes battles against England have done much to shape Steve Smith as a cricketer but his first series in charge of Australia could do plenty to define his legacy as captain. Two years into the job, Smith has overseen two radical rebuilds, pulled the team out of the depths of despair, and continued to

  • Factbox: Cricket - Penpix of Australia's Ashes squad
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    Factbox: Cricket - Penpix of Australia's Ashes squad

    Australia's best batsman and an inspiration to his team, Smith is also a brilliant fielder and an occasional leg-spin bowler. Has continued the enterprising captaincy of his predecessor Michael Clarke since taking over in 2015. Great fielder and likely to be at the vanguard of Australia's efforts