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Serena turns ankle in US Open win; Djokovic quits his match Mon, 02 Sep, 2019

Serena Williams was in pain - ''acceptable'' pain, her coach called it - after rolling her right ankle during the second set of a U.S. Open victory.
Switzerland blanks Austria, Germany wins at hockey worlds

Switzerland blanks Austria, Germany wins at hockey worlds Tue, 14 May, 2019

Kevin Fiala scored his fourth goal of the tournament to help Switzerland beat Austria 4-0 for its third straight win at the hockey world championship.
Filipino banned from China eSports tournament over alleged racism

Filipino banned from China eSports tournament over alleged racism Tue, 04 Dec, 2018

A professional Philippine eSports player was banned on Tuesday from a million-dollar tournament in China, embroiling the world of competitive gaming in controversy as it faces threats of a boycott.

Messi scores Barcelona's 6,000th league goal Sun, 19 Aug, 2018

Barcelona scored its 6,000th goal in the Spanish league after another ingenious strike by Lionel Messi got its title defense off to a winning start.
Hamilton wins in Hungary to build championship lead

Hamilton wins in Hungary to build championship lead Sun, 29 Jul, 2018

Lewis Hamilton strengthened his push for a fifth world title by increasing his championship lead to 24 points on Sunday as he claimed a convincing victory for Mercedes in the Hungarian Grand Prix.
Russia thump Saudi Arabia to launch World Cup in style

Russia thump Saudi Arabia to launch World Cup in style Thu, 14 Jun, 2018

Russia kicked off their World Cup in style on Thursday, thumping Saudi Arabia 5-0 in front of an ecstatic crowd in Moscow after President Vladimir Putin officially opened the tournament.
Italy's League rallies in Milan as tense election campaign winds up

Italy's League rallies in Milan as tense election campaign winds up Sat, 24 Feb, 2018

Northern League leader Matteo Salvini drew thousands of supporters to a rally in Milan on Saturday as campaigning intensified ahead of a March 4 election expected to give most seats to a right-wing coalition of which his party is a member.
Rwanda gets first cricket stadium

Rwanda gets first cricket stadium Sat, 28 Oct, 2017

Rwanda's first cricket stadium was inaugurated Saturday by President Paul Kagame as a permanent home for developing the sport in the country.

England beats Malta 4-0 in World Cup qualifying, tops group Fri, 01 Sep, 2017

England toiled before putting away 190th-ranked Malta 4-0 in World Cup qualifying on Friday, with striker Harry Kane scoring two of four second-half goals to help the team stay two points clear in Group F.
Hamilton wins in Belgium to trim Vettel's F1 lead

Hamilton wins in Belgium to trim Vettel's F1 lead Sun, 27 Aug, 2017

Lewis Hamilton completed his 200th Grand Prix in victorious style on Sunday when he claimed a much-needed win for Mercedes to trim Sebastian Vettel’s championship lead to seven points.

Alonso brace boosts Chelsea, Huddersfield win again in Premier League Sun, 20 Aug, 2017

Premier League champions Chelsea got the boost they badly needed on Sunday as a double from Marcos Alonso gave them a 2-1 victory over last season's runners-up Tottenham Hotspur in Antonio Conte's 50th game in charge.

Great Britain win men's 4x200m freestyle world title Fri, 28 Jul, 2017

Great Britain's quartet won the men's 4x200m freestyle title at the world championships on Friday for the country's fourth swimming gold in Budapest.
Two-goal Ronaldo keeps Madrid kings of Europe

Two-goal Ronaldo keeps Madrid kings of Europe Sat, 03 Jun, 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice as Real Madrid crushed Juventus 4-1 in Cardiff on Saturday to become the first team to retain the European Cup in the Champions League era.

Barcelona wins Copa del Rey in Luis Enrique's last game Sun, 28 May, 2017

The Luis Enrique era in Barcelona came to an end with the coach lifting one last trophy.
FIFA official Sheikh Ahmad resigning amid bribery claims

FIFA official Sheikh Ahmad resigning amid bribery claims Sun, 30 Apr, 2017

Under pressure from allegations in an American federal court that he bribed FIFA voters, Asian Olympic leader Sheikh Ahmad Al Fahad Al Sabah of Kuwait resigned from his soccer roles on Sunday.
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