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Pakistan could face triple spin attack in opening ODI

Azhar, a captain wrestling to produce some Misbah magic, views the England tour as vital preparation for the 2017 Champions Trophy and the World Cup that follow...


Amritsar: 40 knives removed from man's stomach; says 'felt like eating them'

A man with an "urge" to eat metal swallowed 40 knives over a period of two months. 42-year-old Jarnail Singh was recently admitted to The Corporate Hosp...


Yankees nick Dickey for a run, edge Blue Jays 1-0

Aaron Judge stroked an RBI single to bring the Yankees to within 7-4 in the eighth and bring Gregorius to the plate as the potential tying run, but he struck o...


Simone Biles will serve as U.S.' Closing Ceremony flag bearer

And "America's new golden girl" rose to the occasion - wearing a big grin for every picture. In her Olympic debut, Biles won gold medals in the women's all-a...


Price Shines, Red Sox Beat Rays to Move Into 1st Place Tie

After another walk to load the bases, Benintendi hit a sacrifice fly to score Leon for a 2-0 lead. Price (12-8) took a one-hitter into the eighth inning, then...


Inbee Park celebrates 'unreal' Olympic golf gold

Stacy Lewis, a two-time major victor who finished fourth in Rio after failing to chase down Park, said it was time golf began to recognise the low-key, underapp...


Olympics: Yogeshwar crashes out of Rio Games with first-round loss

Dutt's medal hopes are now hanging by a thread as his progress and chances of getting back into the medal contention depends on Ganzorig, who has to make it to ...


Medals awarded in Olympic women's triathlon

United States favourite Gwen Jorgensen applied her renowned running power to 2012 London gold medallist Nicola Spirig, after the pair taunted each other sever...


Ryan Lochte says 'immature behavior' got him into a mess

In April 2013, following US swimmer Ryan Lochte's stellar performance at the 2012 London Olympic Games, the E! network ran the eight-episode half-hour series ...


Golden Girl: Biles ends historic Olympics with 4th gold

Biles ended on an incredible note. In total, she racked up five medals, four of the golden variety. Biles scored a 15.966 in the floor exercise final with a s...


Katie Ledecky shatters world record in 800 free, wins gold

Ledecky and Debbie Meyers are now the only female swimmers to sweep the three longest freestyle races. Katie Ledecky made history as the just second woman to ...


Durant clear of mental clutter as he prepares for medal round

It was the lowest-scoring game for the Americans in the Olympics since the 2004 semifinals, when they managed 81 in a loss to Argentina. Team USA held off S...


Hole-in-one fuels charge by top-ranked Lydia Ko

Faced with a 7-foot putt on the 18th hole - and the silver medal hanging in the balance - Ko's shot slid in the side door for a birdie on the final hole of golf...


Simone Biles and Zac Efron: Who's the bigger fan of whom?

Biles is only the second American gymnast to carry the flag in an opening or closing ceremony after Alfred Jochim in 1936. "I also wish to thank the city of Rio...


Premier League Preview and Prediction: Leicester City vs Arsenal

Leicester is still searching for the first win of its Premier League title defense after drawing 0-0 with Arsenal on Saturday. Arsenal travel to face Leic...


Arsenal Star To Return 'Three Months' Ahead Of Schedule

Wenger said: "You have to respect the decisions of people and that's part of it and I think on every transfer market you have one or two who have decisions to m...


Rio Olympics 2016: USA women roll to sixth consecutive basketball gold

Even though this is a final and Spain should stand up more than they have done, the quarter-final and semi-final factor didn't seem to affect the U.S. "We've go...


USA men barely get past France

After losing to Lithuania, the United States showed signs of life by beating a very good Spain team (Spain cruised to win its group with a 5-0 record) in the qu...


United States to play Italy for Olympic gold in women's water polo

The Americans (39-2 this year) are the first team in women's history to hold the sport's four major titles simultaneously. Russian Federation and Hungary will...


Team GB gold rush continues as Charlotte Dujardin triumphs in dressage

Dujardin said: "I knew he couldn't have done any more". Essex-born Dujardin, 31, won individual and team gold four years ago in London and has broken numerous...


Usain Bolt: Rio 2016 Olympic Games: Champion eyes another gold

In London, they set a world record time of 36.84. "I hope to be in that bracket after these Games". However Bolt has earned the right to say this. Bolt sat ...


Park leads by 1 shot over Lewis in women's golf

Well, something happened on the walk to the first tee and during the stroll around the Olympic course. However, she dodged a bullet with a wedge to 12 feet af...


Olympics-Semenya cruises through to 800m final

The 25-year-old continues to divide opinion in the athletics world because of her condition, hyperandrogenism, which causes elevated testosterone levels. "I jus...


Steven Pienaar reunited with David Moyes at Sunderland

Steven Pienaar had two spells as an Everton player. The powerful centre-back was snapped up by the Black Cats from French side Lorient earlier this year and p...


U.S. answers critics with blowout win over Argentina

After the loss, a nostalgic Parker, the dazzling point guard who made France relevant on worldwide hardwood, said he would no longer play for his home country. ...