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Altibox Norway chess Tournament: Viswanathan Anand beats Sergey Karjakin to finish joint second
Playing out his his third successive decisive game, Viswanathan Anand got the better of Sergey Karjakin of Russia in the final round to end joint second in the Altibox Norway chess tournament, here today. [...]
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Rafael Nadal fights back to reach French Open semis
World number one Rafael Nadal continued his quest for 11th French Open title as he cemented his place in the semi-finals at the Roland Garros after struggling past Diego Schwartzma of Argentina on Thursday. [...]
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Viswanathan Anand loses to Fabiano Caruana in Norway Chess
Former world champion Viswanathan Anand went down fighting against Fabiano Caruana of United States in the eighth and penultimate round to slip to fifth spot in the Altibox Norway Chess tournament. [...]
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Arjun Tendulkar breaks into India U-19 squad
Batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar`s son Arjun Tendulkar has found a place in the India Under-19 squad for the two four-day matches in Sri Lanka next month. [...]
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European clubs ask for bigger UEFA competitions
Europe`s biggest clubs want more teams in UEFA competitions, such as the Champions League and Europa League, and more games for those participating, their umbrella organization said in a statement on Wednesday. [...]
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FRENCH OPEN: Garbine Muguruza thrashes Maria Sharapova to reach semi-finals in Paris
Garbine Muguruza roared into the French Open semi-finals with a 6-2 6-1 demolition job of Maria Sharapova on Wednesday. [...]
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Spain not the only favourite to win FIFA World Cup, says ex-coach
Former Spain coach Vicente del Bosque on Wednesday said that the Spanish national team is not the only strong favourite to win the 2018 FIFA World Cup, set to kick off in Russia next week. [...]
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French Open: Madison Keys rallies back to beat Kazakhstan`s Yulia Putintseva and reach Paris semi-finals
 Madison Keys reached her maiden French Open semi-final, rallying from a break down in the opening set to claim a solid 7-6(5) 6-4 victory against Kazakhstan`s Yulia Putintseva on Tuesday. [...]
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French Open: Dominic Thiem crushes Zverev to book semi-final spot
 Austrian Dominic Thiem destroyed a lacklustre and battle-weary Alexander Zverev 6-4 6-2 6-1 on Tuesday to reach the French Open semi-finals for the third consecutive year. [...]
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Morocco drop defender and add attacker for World Cup
 Coach Herve Renard made one switch to his provisional squad today when he brought Malaga striker Youssef En-Nesyri into Morocco's final World Cup 23. [...]
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French Open: Rafael Nadal marches past Maximilian Marterer and into quarter-finals
Rafael Nadal continued his birthday celebrations by moving into the French Open quarter-finals on Monday, beating a determined Maximilian Marterer 6-3 6-2 7-6(4). [...]
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Confident Anirban Lahiri blazes through front nine at Memorial; Tiger Woods lies seventh
Anirban Lahiri has changed another putter and feels his confidence is slowly building up once again as he shot a 3-under 69 in the third round of the Memorial Tournament. [...]
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Nigeria name final World Cup squad
 Nigeria on Sunday named a final 23-man squad for the World Cup with Chelsea defender Ola Aina and Mikel Agu from FC Porto placed on standby. [...]
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Former England captain Michael Vaughan steps up attack on Broad
Former England captain Michael Vaughan stepped up his spat with paceman Stuart Broad on Saturday as rain prevented any play on the second morning of the second Test against Pakistan at Headingley. [...]
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FRENCH OPEN: Unpredictable Fabio Fognini outlasts Edmund to reach last 16
Italian maverick Fabio Fognini edged a topsy-turvy five-setter against British number one Kyle Edmund to reach the fourth round of the French Open on Saturday. [...]
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Australia trounce Czechs 4-0 in World Cup warm-up
 Australia cruised to a 4-0 win against the Czech Republic on Friday, giving the Socceroos a much-needed confidence boost ahead of this month`s World Cup with their first victory abroad in nearly two years. [...]
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CWG gold medallist Sanjita Chanu fails dope test
International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) said on its website that Sanjita, who had won a gold in the women's 53kg category in the recent Gold Coast CWG, has tested positive for testosterone. [...]
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FIFA World Cup 2018: England hone shootout skills
England open their World Cup campaign with a Group G match against Tunisia in Volgograd on June 18. [...]
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FIFA World Cup: Egypt's Salah out for up to four weeks, says Liverpool physio
"In principle, it will be between three and four weeks but we will try to reduce those dates, that`s the big goal." [...]
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French Open 2018: Serena Williams returns to Grand Slam action on day three
Serena Williams has not played a major tournament since winning the 23rd title at the 2017 Australian Open, having given birth to her daughter Alexis in September. [...]
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French Open: Rohan Bopanna and Edouard Roger-Vasselin look for winning start
Indian tennis ace Rohan Bopanna will also play in the mixed doubles event when he begins his campaign at the Rolland Garros along with Hungarian tennis star Timea Babos on Wednesday.  [...]
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Yuki Bhambri to begin French Open debut against Ruben Bemelmans
Indian tennis ace Yuki Bhambri had earlier qualified for the main draw of the Roland Garros for the first time after winning the Chinese Taipei Challenger title with straight sets win over compatriot Ramkumar Ramanathan. [...]
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Daniel Ricciardo takes tense Monaco win on Red Bull's 250th
Daniel Ricciardo brought back memories of Formula One great Michael Schumacher in his prime on Sunday as the Australian nursed a wounded Red Bull to Monaco Grand Prix victory in the team's 250th race. [...]
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DD's Rishabh Pant named Emerging Player of IPL 2018
Delhi wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant was named Emerging Player of IPL2018 after the final on Sunday. [...]
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French Open: Venus Williams knocked out by China's Wang Qiang in first round
Former world number one Venus Williams suffered a shock defeat by Chinese player Wang Qiang in the French Open first round on Sunday. [...]
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Indian fast bowlers' performance big positive from this IPL: MS Dhoni
 Chennai skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Saturday said that the consistency of the Indian fast bowlers was one of the big positives of the eleventh edition of the Indian Premier League. [...]
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Smart watch controversy needless: Ramiz Raja
Former Test captain Ramiz Raja says the 'smart watch' controversy was unnecessarily created by media during the Pakistan and England Test match at Lord's. [...]
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Mohamed Salah injury 'serious', says Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp revealed that Mohamed Salah's injury that forced him off in the first half of the Champions League final on Saturday was "serious". [...]
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