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Lippi's China stun South Korea to keep World Cup dream alive

AFP Doha Marcello Lippi's China stunned South Korea 1-0 in a politically charged World Cup qualifier on Thursday to give themselves a glimmer of hope of reaching next year's tournament in Russia. Yu Dabao stooped unmarked ..

Ricciardo seeks end to 37-year Oz drought

AFP Melbourne Daniel Ricciardo called his strong support at the Australian Grand Prix"kind of overwhelming" on Thursday, but said it gave him extra motivation to become the race's first Aussie winner in 37 years. The ..

Shoulder worries for Kohli

PTI Dharamsala Skipper Virat Kohli's participation in the fourth and deciding Test match against Australia here hangs in balance even as young Mumbai batsman Shreyas Iyer has been called as cover. Kohli had suffered a serious ..

Tribune News Network DOHA Mashel al Naimi, who lost the second round race to Saeed al Sulaiti, started the third round of the Qatar Superstock 600 promisingly at the Losail International Circuit on Thursday. The Qatar Superstock 600 ..

AFP Miami Australian star Jason Day made a tearful withdrawal on Wednesday from the World Golf Championship-Dell Match Play to be with his cancer-stricken mother while Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth lost their openers. Day, the ..

DPA Melbourne Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton said on Thursday that Ferrari will start Formula One's season opener as favourites, dismissing claims that he will be the~man to catch after~the retirement of reigning champion ..

New DELHI: South Africa wicketkeeper-batsman Quinton de Kock's participation in the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) was on Thursday thrown into jeopardy as he would require 4-6 weeks to recover from a finger injury that ..

Dhaka: Bangladesh on Thursday included teenage off-spinner Mehedi Hasan to their One-Day International line-up for a three-match series against Sri Lanka, an official said. The 19-year-old was part of the squad that drew the Test ..

afp Miami Eugenie Bouchard's poor run of form continued on Wednesday as the Canadian suffered a first-round exit at the hands of Australia's Ashleigh Barty at the Miami Open. Wildcard Barty's 6-4, 5-7, 6-3 win sets up an ..

afp Dortmund, Germany Lukas Podolski admitted his Germany farewell could not have been scripted better after netting the superb winner in the 1-0 friendly win over England. It was only fitting that the Galatasaray forward should ..

Tribune News Network Doha On Thursday, the Workers' Cup will bid farewell to the QFA Technical Fields in Al Thumama, following the completion of the quarter-finals and semi-finals of the fifth edition of the tournament.~ ..

reuters BARCELONA Diego Simeone said on Thursday he considered quitting Atletico Madrid last summer following defeat to city rivals Real Madrid in the 2016 Champions League final, and turned down a 35 million euro offer from ..

afp Zurich Palestinian and Israeli football officials were involved in"heated" talks on Wednesday as FIFA attempted to mediate complaints that Israeli clubs are illegally playing in the occupied West Bank, a source told AFP. ..

reuters london Pierluigi Collina, the chairman of the FIFA Referees Committee, has warned of a global shortage of match officials if efforts are not made to tackle abuse and violence towards referees at the grassroots level. ..