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  • Hsieh wins last six games to upset Pliskova

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    Hsieh wins last six games to upset Pliskova

    DUBAI, Feb 21 — Hsieh Su-wei won the last six games to beat fourth seed Karolina Pliskova 6-4, 1-6, 7-5 today in Dubai and will face a woman she has never beaten, Petra Kvitova,...

  • Fit-again Kane in contention for Tottenham trip to Burnley

    4 hours ago

    Fit-again Kane in contention for Tottenham trip to Burnley

    LONDON, Feb 21 — Harry Kane is back in full training and could return for Tottenham Hotspur’s away clash at Burnley in the Premier League on Saturday, manager Mauricio...

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    Perlis FA has one week to appeal against ouster, says MFL

  • Man City fan ‘critical’ after alleged assault in Germany

    4 hours ago

    Man City fan ‘critical’ after alleged assault in Germany

  • Jin Wei advances to semi-finals at National Badminton Championship

    5 hours ago

    Jin Wei advances to semi-finals at National Badminton Championship

  • Atletico restore belief but Juventus not done yet

    6 hours ago

    Atletico restore belief but Juventus not done yet

  • 6 hours ago

    Perlis FA must be held responsible for financial crisis, says former player

  • Lassana Diarra released by PSG

    6 hours ago

    Lassana Diarra released by PSG

  • Icardi uncertainty is good news for Martinez

    7 hours ago

    Icardi uncertainty is good news for Martinez

  • Barca feel familiar February blues as tiredness sets in

    7 hours ago

    Barca feel familiar February blues as tiredness sets in

  • McIlroy to skip Irish Open to focus on Open Championship

    8 hours ago

    McIlroy to skip Irish Open to focus on Open Championship

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  • Raikkonen pushes Ferrari off the top of test timesheets

    10 hours ago

    Raikkonen pushes Ferrari off the top of test timesheets

  • Federer to make clay court return at Madrid Open

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    Federer to make clay court return at Madrid Open

  • Stricker named US captain for 2020 Ryder Cup

    11 hours ago

    Stricker named US captain for 2020 Ryder Cup

  • Hamilton shrugs off Ferrari’s early testing pace

    11 hours ago

    Hamilton shrugs off Ferrari’s early testing pace

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  • Breakdancing proposed as new sport by 2024 Olympics, say organisers

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    Breakdancing proposed as new sport by 2024 Olympics, say organisers

    PARIS, Feb 21 — Breakdancing has been invited as a new sport by the organisers of the 2024 Paris Olympics, the head of the local organising committee said today. Skateboarding,...

  • Dortmund desperate for Reus return to revive title chase

    8 hours ago

    Dortmund desperate for Reus return to revive title chase

    BERLIN, Feb 21 — Bundesliga leaders Borussia Dortmund are hoping captain Marco Reus will be fit for Sunday’s match against in-form Bayer Leverkusen as they look to reignite...

  • Allegri’s decisions under spotlight after Juve swept aside

    8 hours ago

    Allegri’s decisions under spotlight after Juve swept aside

    MILAN, Feb 21 — Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri was typically unruffled after his team were outplayed in their 2-0 defeat at Atletico Madrid in the Champions League...

  • 8 hours ago

    Selangor, PKNS FC swap players

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 — The Selangor Football Association (FAS) and PKNS FC agreed to swap players before the first transfer window closed at midnight yesterday. FAS announced...

  • Aaliyah eyes triple podium finishes in 2019 Moomba Masters

    9 hours ago

    Aaliyah eyes triple podium finishes in 2019 Moomba Masters

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 — Malaysian waterski golden child Aaliyah Yoong Hanifah will be making her seventh appearance in the Moomba Masters when it is held Melbourne, Australia...

  • Lanzini's return can make a difference for West Ham, says Pellegrini

    11 hours ago

    Lanzini's return can make a difference for West Ham, says Pellegrini

    LONDON, Feb 21 — Midfielder Manuel Lanzini's return from a knee injury will provide West Ham United with the creative spark they need, manager Manuel Pellegrini has said....

  • Nantes hit with fine for Sala flare tributes

    11 hours ago

    Nantes hit with fine for Sala flare tributes

    PARIS, Feb 21 — French club Nantes have been fined a combined €21,000 (RM97,000) after supporters set off flares during matches as part of a tribute to former striker Emiliano...

  • Neymar to continue treatment on foot injury in Brazil

    13 hours ago

    Neymar to continue treatment on foot injury in Brazil

    PARIS, Feb 21 — Paris St Germain forward Neymar will continue treatment on his foot injury in Brazil under the supervision of the club's medical team, the French Ligue 1 side...

  • Hattrick chasing Svitolina joins Halep, Kvitova in Dubai quarters

    17 hours ago

    Hattrick chasing Svitolina joins Halep, Kvitova in Dubai quarters

    DUBAI, Feb 21 — Former winners Petra Kvitova and Simona Halep advanced to the quarter-finals of the Dubai championships yesterday and were joined by two-time defending champion...

  • Sala tragedy sparks unsavoury legal wrangle

    17 hours ago

    Sala tragedy sparks unsavoury legal wrangle

    LONDON, Feb 21 — The tragedy of the plane crash that killed Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala has now entered an ugly aftermath as Premier League club Cardiff City and French...

  • Four-time golf Masters champ Woods 'ramping up' for Augusta

    16 hours ago

    Four-time golf Masters champ Woods 'ramping up' for Augusta

    MEXICO CITY, Feb 21 — Tiger Woods, who counts four Masters titles among his 14 majors, has been laying plans for Augusta National in April ever since October. “Started...

  • Isner reaches ATP Delray Beach quarterfinals

    16 hours ago

    Isner reaches ATP Delray Beach quarterfinals

    MIAMI, Feb 21 — Second-seeded John Isner booked a quarterfinal berth at the ATP Delray Beach Open yesterday with a confident 6-4, 6-3 victory over Slovakia's Lukas Lacko. Isner...

  • Three things we learned from Schalke 2 Manchester City 3

    18 hours ago

    Three things we learned from Schalke 2 Manchester City 3

    GELSENKIRCHEN, Feb 21 — Manchester City staged a fine fightback from 2-1 and a man down to beat Schalke 3-2 in Germany yesterday and take a huge step towards the Champions...

  • Careless City must improve, says Guardiola

    18 hours ago

    Careless City must improve, says Guardiola

    GELSENKIRCHEN, Feb 21 — Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola was far from happy after his 10-man team earned a last-gasp 3-2 victory over Schalke 04 in the first leg of their...

  • Sterling winner caps late Man City comeback at Schalke in Champions League

    19 hours ago

    Sterling winner caps late Man City comeback at Schalke in Champions League

    GELSENKIRCHEN, Feb 21 — Raheem Sterling sealed a dramatic 3-2 Champions League win for 10-man Manchester City at Schalke yesterday as the English champions scored twice in the...

  • No inquiry into Stajcic sacking, says FFA's Gallop

    16 hours ago

    No inquiry into Stajcic sacking, says FFA's Gallop

    SYDNEY, Feb 21 — Football Federation Australia (FFA) boss David Gallop said today there will be no inquiry into the shock dismissal of Alen Stajcic as coach of the Australian...

  • Sarri puts Chelsea to the test, admits Rudiger

    17 hours ago

    Sarri puts Chelsea to the test, admits Rudiger

    LONDON, Feb 21 — Antonio Rudiger has added to Maurizio Sarri's problems by comparing the beleaguered Chelsea manager's intense training methods to being at school. Sarri is...

  • Simeone outsmarts shell-shocked Juve with triple change

    18 hours ago

    Simeone outsmarts shell-shocked Juve with triple change

    MADRID, Feb 21 — Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone is renowned for his wild touchline antics but a shrewd tactical move with a triple substitution swung Wednesday's Champions...

  • Atletico stun Ronaldo and Juventus

    19 hours ago

    Atletico stun Ronaldo and Juventus

    MADRID, Feb 21 — Cristiano Ronaldo's Champions League mission with Juventus stalled yesterday as Atletico Madrid secured a deserved 2-0 victory from a thrilling first leg at the...