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Ball tampering scandal: Watson terms ban for Smith, Warner & Bancroft as ‘extreme penalty’

Dubai: The former Australian cricket team player Shane Watson on Tuesday said that the punishment meted out to the Australian…
Cricket

Rashid, Mujeeb highlights of spin-heavy Afghan squad for India Test

New Delhi: World’s premier T20 bowler Rashid Khan will headline a four-pronged spin attack in the 15-strong Afghanistan squad announced…
Football

Salah could be out for ‘three to four weeks’, says Liverpool physio

Madrid: Mohamed Salah faces a fight to play in any of Egypt’s World Cup group games, according to one of…
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Catsuit queen Serena back in winning business

Paris: Serena Williams made a winning return to Grand Slam tennis which was as memorable as her body-hugging black catsuit…
Football

Fekir helps France to comfortable win over Ireland

Paris: Olivier Giroud and Nabil Fekir were on target as France stepped up their World Cup preparations by beating the Republic…
Cricket

Pitch-fixing claims ‘difficult to believe’: Sri Lanka

Colombo: Sri Lanka’s cricket board on Monday described allegations of pitch-tampering at Galle International Stadium as “difficult to believe” but…
Football

Hannover sign Stoke City’s Wimmer on loan

Berlin: German football club Hannover have signed defender Kevin Wimmer from English Premier League (EPL) outfit Stoke City, the Bundesliga…
Cricket

Sharp Pakistan thrash sorry England to win first Test

London: Pakistan completed a convincing nine-wicket victory over England to win the first Test at Lord’s with more than a…
Cricket

Top Indian cricketers could play 100-ball format in England

New Delhi: Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni and Rohit Sharma could play in England’s 100 ball format, slated to begin in…
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Wawrinka crashes out in Roland Garros first round, Djokovic through

Paris: Former French Open champion Stan Wawrinka continued to struggle with form and fitness as he was dumped out in…