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Epic showdowns expected in women's pole vault and men's javelin throw in 2018 Doha Diamond League

Tribune News Network Doha The 2018 IAAF Diamond League series will kick off in Doha with unmissable action on May 4 (Friday) at Qatar Sports Club as a multitude of global champions go head to head in the women's pole vault and ..

United Challengers edge Al Hamra in QCL thriller

Tribune News Network DOHA United Challengers rallied back with superb bowling and fielding to get the better of Al Hamra by one run in a thrilling Qatar Cricket League match at the Asian Town Cricket Stadium. Batting first, United ..

Different world: West African teams start small but aim big

Inaugural ICC World Twenty20 African Qualifiers AFP Lagos The Tafawa Balewa Cricket Oval in Lagos, Nigeria, is a world away from the Melbourne Cricket Ground and other leading venues in the sport. But in theory at least, one could ..

Tribune news Network DOHA The NBA post-season is officially underway. Sixteen teams 8 in each conference will battle it out for the Larry O'Brien Championship Trophy. With beIN, fans can watch all the top match-ups live and ..

IANS New Delhi The Law Commission of India has recommended that the Board for Control of Cricket in India (BCCI) should come under the purview of the Right to Information (RTI) Act just as other national sports bodies do, stressing ..

Tribune News Network Jaipur Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) cruised to a seven-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals in an away game of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium on Wednesday. This was third win in five ..

AFP New Delhi Virat Kohli says he is keen to play county cricket to get used to conditions on English soil ahead of India's tour of the country later this year. The India skipper the second-ranked Test batsman in the world and the ..

tribune news network doha Two-time FIFA World Cup winner Cafu says Generation Amazing, the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy's (SC) flagship corporate social responsibility programme, is playing a key role in changing ..

afp Lisbon FIFA has laid out plans to replace the Confederations Cup with an expanded Club World Cup that would only be held every four years from 2021, a source told AFP on Wednesday. According to a letter Gianni Infantino, the ..

afp London England defender Kyle Walker believes it will take"a miracle" for his country to win this year's World Cup. Gareth Southgate's men were unbeaten in qualifying for the finals in Russia, topping Group F by eight ..

tribune news network doha Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Harry Winks paid a visit to Qatar's world-renowned orthopaedic and sports medicine hospital, Aspetar, last week to continue his rehabilitation as he recovers from an ..

afp Berlin Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has thrown down the gauntlet to Real Madrid ahead of next Wednesday's home Champions League semi-final, first leg. "We have to keep our concentration until next ..

afp Brighton, United Kingdom Harry Kane stepped up his bid to win the Premier League's golden boot as Tottenham warmed up for the FA Cup semi-finals with a 1-1 draw at Brighton on Tuesday. Kane fired Tottenham ahead in the 48th ..

dpa Barcelona Ten-man Barcelona drew 2-2 away at Celta Vigo on Tuesday to move to within six points of the Spanish league title. Ernesto Valverde's team now need two wins to confirm themselves as Champions. They might have won ..

reuters london Chelsea boss Antonio Conte believes Manchester City could dominate English football for a long time after Pep Guardiola's side were crowned Premier League champions. City won the league title last weekend with ..

dpa Florence Potential video assistant referees (VARs) at the World Cup are preparing themselves at a workshop in Italy, and the programme includes controversial scenes such as a penalty awarded in Germany early in the week via VAR ..

afp London Mohamed Salah has set his sights on breaking Ian Rush's Liverpool record for the most goals scored in a single season. Salah bagged his 40th goal of the campaign when he netted in Liverpool's win against ..

afp Madrid Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone admits his club must show they can match Antoine Griezmann's ambition if they want to hold onto the striker this summer. Griezmann has scored 19 goals in 22 games since the turn of the ..

afp Los Angeles DeMar DeRozan scored 37 points as the Toronto Raptors overwhelmed the Washington Wizards 130-119 to take a 2-0 lead in their best-of-seven Eastern Conference NBA playoff series Tuesday. A record-breaking ..

ians Beijing Son of Dreams was unveiled as official Mascot of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 here on Wednesday. Born in China on August 8, 2015, Son of Dreams' magical horns give him the power to see in the future, envisioning ..

afp Monte Carlo Novak Djokovic needed 10 match points to claim a hard-fought straight-sets victory over the dangerous Borna Coric on Wednesday, setting up a Monte Carlo Masters third-round clash with Dominic Thiem. The 12-time ..

dpa London Chinese Grand Prix winner Daniel Ricciardo says he will not sign a long-term deal while the future of Formula One is unclear and has warned current team Red Bull he could easily switch to a rival. Technology means F1 is ..

reuters LONDON Lewis Hamilton's Formula One rivals should beware the backlash because the four-times world champion's dip in form will not last long, his former Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg has warned. Speaking on his ..