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Doha hosts world meeting on sport  infrastructure and tournament delivery

Tribune News Network Doha The 8th edition of the World Stadium Congress officially kicked off on Monday in Doha where representatives from over 25 countries gathered to discuss the future of sport infrastructure development, ..

Esteghlal FC edge UAE's Al Ain 1-0

AFC.com Tehran Esteghlal FC will take a narrow one-goal advantage into the second leg of their 2017 AFC Champions League Round of 16 meeting with Al Ain of the United Arab Emirates next week after Alireza Mansourian's side won a ..

Busy summer of transfers ahead for the Cheetahs

Tribune News Network Doha Al Gharafa's Deputy Head of Football Sadd al Shammari has vowed that his side will improve after a tough 2016/2017 campaign in an exclusive interview with QSL online, stating;"Our ambition for the ..

afp London England's Rugby Players' Association hit out Monday at what it said was a"detrimental" plan to extend the top-flight Premiership season by a month, saying it was not"viable" and would put international players ..

afp London Russia have been warned they will be barred from July's World Para Athletics Championships in London and the 2018 Winter Paralympics unless"something dramatically changes" regarding doping. The International ..

AP WILLIAMSBURG Lexi Thompson hopes she can finally put the ANA Inspiration rules mess behind her. Thompson shot her third 6-under 65 on Sunday to finish off a nearly flawless wire-to-wire victory in the Kingsmill Championship with ..

AP IRVING Billy Horschel had missed four straight cuts when he arrived at TPC Four Seasons, a course he was never particularly fond of. After winning the last AT&T Byron Nelson scheduled at the Irving resort, Horschel now wishes he ..

AFP Paris Former world number one Victoria Azarenka said Monday she will return earlier than planned to compete at Wimbledon this July, seven months after giving birth to son Leo. "My training has been progressing well and I feel ..

Reuters Rome German Alexander Zverev says he cannot rest on his laurels after beating Novak Djokovic to win the Italian Open on Sunday and has set his sights on bigger titles in order to retain his place in the world's top 10. The ..

AFP Agrigento World number 703 Alvaro Quiros just about held his nerve to beat Zander Lombard of South Africa in a play-off for his first title in six years on Sunday in Sicily. The 34-year-old Spaniard's victory at the Sicily Open ..

AP COLUMBIA Tim Tebow may have found his hitting groove once more with the Columbia Fireflies. After ending an 0-for-18 slump with an RBI double on Saturday night against the West Virginia Power, Tebow followed that up with his first ..

AO CLEVELAND Leprechauns are imaginary. Celtic pride is very real. Avery Bradley's 3-pointer danced on the rim and dropped with less than a second left and Boston, blown out in the first two games of the Eastern Conference finals ..

AP NASVILLE The Nashville Predators don't have their top center, and their captain is day to day with an upper-body injury. They still have Pekka Rinne in net. And the Predators have a chance at history on their own ice, a win away ..

AP PITTSBURGH Pittsburgh Penguins coach Mike Sullivan calls it"getting to our game." It means he wants his team to attack opponents with speed, aggression and a dash of responsibility. Physically translated, it looks like the 60 ..

AP ATLANTA Stephen Strasburg struck out a season-high 11 batters, allowing five hits in 7 2/3 innings as the Washington Nationals beat the Braves 3-2 in Major League Baseball on Sunday to stop a four-game losing streak. Strasburg ..

AFP Hyderabad Veteran paceman Mitchell Johnson, who took key wickets in Mumbai Indians'(MI) IPL final triumph over Rising Pune Supergiant, has been hailed as an influential force off the field too by captain Rohit Sharma. The ..

AFP London Kyle Coetzer and Matthew Cross both scored hundreds as Scotland beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets at Beckenham, southeast England, for a historic success on Sunday. The victory was Scotland's first over a full member of ..

AFP London Wicket-keeper Sarah Taylor was included in the England squad announced Monday for the Women's World Cup after taking nearly a year out of the game due to a stress-related illness. Taylor, 28, widely regarded as one of ..

AFP Dublin New Zealand captain Tom Latham is still looking for improvement when the Blackcaps aim for a clean sweep of victories in the final match of the one-day international Tri-Series against Bangladesh in Clontarf on ..

London: Senior batsmen Hashim Amla and Faf du Plessis both hit half-centuries as South Africa completed their preparations for a One-day international series against England with a narrow 13-run win over Northamptonshire at ..

The five things we learned from the 10th Indian Premier Premier league after Mumbai Indians beat Rising Pune Supergiant in Sunday's final. * Ben Stokes finally repaid the $2.16 million worth of faith Rising Pune Supergiant ..

afp London Though he denies it, Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has gambled the club's season on the outcome of Wednesday's Europa League final against Ajax in Stockholm. Having missed out on Champions League ..

AFP London Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has immediately turned his attention to matching fellow Italian Carlo Ancelotti by winning the 'Double' in England after his record-breaking team were presented with the Premier ..

afp London Arsenal majority shareholder Stan Kroenke responded on Monday to speculation about a possible takeover by insisting his company KSE UK's shares in the English Premier League club"are not, and never have been for ..