Tuesday , 20 March 2018

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Champ Djokovic to face Federer at Tour Finals

LONDON: Defending champion Novak Djokovic has been handed an early showdown with Roger Federer as the world number one launches his bid for a fourth successive ATP Tour Finals title.Djokovic arrives in south London hoping to win the prestigious season-ending event for a fifth time to cap another remarkable year that saw him win three Grand Slam crowns and cement ... Read More »

[VIDEO] Novak Djokovic dances with a fan after US Open win


Novak Djokovic displayed his dance moves with a crowd-pleasing fan after his second round win at the US Open. The world No 1 still had plenty of energy after a 6-4 6-1 6-2 victory over Andreas Haider-Maurer and welcomed an enthusiastic supporter to join him on court. Djokovic then engaged in a wacky dance-off to the delight of the watching crowd in ... Read More »

Rodgers wants Reds to give Gerrard the perfect send-off

LONDON: Brendan Rodgers has called on Liverpool's players to give Steven Gerrard the perfect Anfield farewell present with a victory against Crystal Palace on Saturday.Emotions will be running high when Gerrard makes his final appearance in a Liverpool shirt on home turf before joining LA Galaxy in the close-season and Reds boss Rodgers would dearly love to send the club ... Read More »

Pellegrini backs himself to help City narrow the gap

MANCHESTER: Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini remains convinced about his future at the club and believes the gap between his side and Premier League champions Chelsea can be bridged next season.City travel to Swansea on Sunday with a degree of uncertainty over whether Pellegrini will be in charge at Eastlands beyond the end of the current campaign.Pellegrini, who is in ... Read More »

McIlroy poised to strike as Simpson, Streb share lead

CHARLOTTE: Webb Simpson fired seven birdies in a five-under 67 to grab a share of the lead alongside Robert Streb on Friday at Quail Hollow, where world number one Rory McIlroy was poised for a weekend push.Simpson's second straight 67 gave him a 10-under total of 134, tied with first-round leader Streb, who carded a 69.They were two strokes in ... Read More »

Shocking Deaths That Changed The WWE

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As professional wrestling fans, we’ve almost become desensitized to what is known throughout the business as “the list.” WWE certainly does not want to acknowledge the startlingly long list of its then-current and former superstars who have died tragically young, and there is no real consensus from industry experts why so many wrestlers fail to reach their golden retirement years. The ... Read More »

Handball: Pakistan women’s team beats Yemen

KARACHI:The Pakistan women’s team defeated Yemen 26-12 in their opening match on day two of the International Handball Federation (IHF) Challenge Trophy yesterday at the Agriculture University of Faisalabad yesterday. In other matches of the event, Bangladesh beat Afghanistan 52-5 at the South Asian event. The men’s competition saw Bangladesh defeating Nepal 41-18 with the help of MD Sohag Hussain ... Read More »

Marseille’s lead under threat after Lorient draw

PARIS: Jordan Ayew scored for Lorient against his former side Olympique Marseille as the Ligue 1 leaders were held to a 1-1 draw on Tuesday. The result left Marseille with 35 points from 16 games, two points ahead of Paris St Germain before the French champions’ trip to Lille. Marcelo Bielsa’s team opened the scoring through Dimitri Payet but Ghana ... Read More »

National hockey team off to India for Champions Trophy

LAHORE: Pakistan hockey team coach Shehnaz Sheikh and captain Mohammad Imran were full of confidence of putting up a good show in the champions Trophy in India. The 18 member team departed for India via Wagah border and will play their opening match against Belgium in Bhubhneshwar on December 6. Talking to media before the departure the team coach Shenaz ... Read More »

Swimming: Belmonte breaks 200m butterfly shortcourse record

DOHA: Mireia Belmonte set a new 200m women’s butterfly short course world record at the world championships in Doha on Wednesday. The Spaniard posted a time of 1min 59.61sec to claim the world title, taking 1.17secs off the previous best set by China’s Liu Zige in the era of performance-enhancing suits in 2009. All eyes had been on Hungary’s Katinka ... Read More »