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  • Singapore to face China in Olympic table tennis women’s team quarters

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    Singapore to face China in Olympic table tennis women’s team quarters

  • Tokyo Olympics: Sailing competition postponed due to lack of wind

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    Tokyo Olympics: Sailing competition postponed due to lack of wind

  • Indonesia breaks Chinese stranglehold in badminton women’s doubles

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    Indonesia breaks Chinese stranglehold in badminton women’s doubles

  • Germany break world record in Olympic women's team pursuit

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    Germany break world record in Olympic women's team pursuit

  • British Olympic swim star Peaty takes mental health break

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    British Olympic swim star Peaty takes mental health break

  • US stun Mexico in extra time to win Gold Cup final

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    US stun Mexico in extra time to win Gold Cup final

  • Camacho-Quinn delivers historic Olympic gold for Puerto Rico

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    Camacho-Quinn delivers historic Olympic gold for Puerto Rico

  • Belarus athlete ‘safe and secure’ in Tokyo as Poland, Czech offer visas

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    Belarus athlete ‘safe and secure’ in Tokyo as Poland, Czech offer visas

  • US shot putter Saunders in first Olympic podium protest

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    US shot putter Saunders in first Olympic podium protest

  • Lille beat Paris-Saint Germain in season curtain raiser

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    Lille beat Paris-Saint Germain in season curtain raiser

  • Isner beats Nakashima to capture sixth ATP Atlanta title

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    Isner beats Nakashima to capture sixth ATP Atlanta title

  • ‘Dizzy’ Hamilton may be suffering from long Covid

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    ‘Dizzy’ Hamilton may be suffering from long Covid

  • Aston Martin to appeal Vettel disqualification from Hungarian GP

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    Aston Martin to appeal Vettel disqualification from Hungarian GP

  • Nadal returns from foot injury needing work before US Open

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    Nadal returns from foot injury needing work before US Open

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  • Italy’s Jacobs storms to shock Olympic 100m crown

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    Italy’s Jacobs storms to shock Olympic 100m crown

  • Schauffele grabs golf gold at Tokyo Olympics

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    Schauffele grabs golf gold at Tokyo Olympics

  • Martin, Worthington claim Olympic gold in BMX freestyle

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    Martin, Worthington claim Olympic gold in BMX freestyle

  • Ex-Leeds, England defender Terry Cooper dies aged 77

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    Ex-Leeds, England defender Terry Cooper dies aged 77

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  • Ocon wins chaotic Hungarian GP as Hamilton retakes title lead

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    Ocon wins chaotic Hungarian GP as Hamilton retakes title lead

    BUDAPEST, Aug 1 — Frenchman Esteban Ocon fended off Sebastian Vettel to take a maiden Formula One win for Alpine in a chaotic Hungarian Grand Prix, that saw Lewis Hamilton...

  • ‘Can we have two golds?’: Barshim, Tamberi share high jump win

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    ‘Can we have two golds?’: Barshim, Tamberi share high jump win

    TOKYO, Aug 1— Qatar’s Mutaz Essa Barshim added Olympic gold to his list of accolades in the men’s high jump in Tokyo today - and persuaded organisers to let him share it...

  • Former England defender Cahill leaves Palace

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    Former England defender Cahill leaves Palace

    LONDON, Aug 1 — Former England defender Gary Cahill announced today that he had left Crystal Palace after two seasons at the Premier League club. The 35-year-old centre back...

  • Chen Yu Fei bags women’s singles gold for China

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    Chen Yu Fei bags women’s singles gold for China

    TOKYO, Aug 1 — In a fight to the death with women’s singles world number one Tai Tzu-Ying of Taiwan, China’s Chen Yufei today won her country its second badminton gold medal...

  • Belarusian sprinter says she was taken to airport against her wishes, will not return home

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    Belarusian sprinter says she was taken to airport against her wishes, will not return home

    TOKYO, Aug 1 — A Belarusian sprinter said she was taken to the airport against her wishes today to board a flight back home after she complained about national coaches at the...

  • Ecstatic Zverev powers to men’s gold in first for Germany

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    Ecstatic Zverev powers to men’s gold in first for Germany

    TOKYO, Aug 1 — Alexander Zverev became the first German man to win Olympic singles gold medal today, powering to a 6-3 6-1 victory over the Russian Olympic Committee’s (ROC)...

  • Farah Ann: Olympics one of hardest, most unbelievable things I’ve done

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    Farah Ann: Olympics one of hardest, most unbelievable things I’ve done

    KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 1 — National artistic gymnast Farah Ann Abdul Hadi has competed in various tournaments in the past decade, including in five World Championships, but nothing...

  • Venezuela’s Rojas smashes women’s triple jump world record to take gold

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    Venezuela’s Rojas smashes women’s triple jump world record to take gold

    TOKYO, Aug 1 — Venezuelan triple jumper Yulimar Rojas soared out to 15.67 metres today to smash the world record with her final attempt, as she became the first woman Olympic...

  • Italy’s Jacobs takes stunning 100 metres gold

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    Italy’s Jacobs takes stunning 100 metres gold

    TOKYO, Aug 1 — Lamont Marcell Jacobs claimed a stunning upset victory in the Olympic 100 metres final today, becoming the first Italian to take the most coveted title in...

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    National women’s football squad undergo virtual training ahead of Asian Cup qualifiers

    KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 1 — The Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) have shortlisted 28 players to undergo virtual training as preparation for the 2022 Women’s Asian Cup...

  • Brazil’s Andrade wins women’s vault

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    Brazil’s Andrade wins women’s vault

    TOKYO, Aug 1 — Rebeca Andrade of Brazil won the women’s gymnastics vault gold medal at the Tokyo Olympics today. Mykayla Skinner of the United States took silver and Yeo...

  • Axelsen to face defending champ Chen in Olympic badminton final

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    Axelsen to face defending champ Chen in Olympic badminton final

    TOKYO, Aug 1 — Denmark’s badminton world number two Viktor Axelsen overcame a nervy start to move into the Olympic final on Sunday, ending Guatemalan underdog Kevin Cordon’s...

  • Schauffele shines with gold for Team USA in Tokyo

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    Schauffele shines with gold for Team USA in Tokyo

    TOKYO, Aug 1 — Xander Schauffele steadied after a late wobble to clinch gold for the United States at the Olympic golf on Sunday with a one-stroke victory as Rory Sabbatini...

  • Organisers investigating after athletes drank alcohol together in village

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    Organisers investigating after athletes drank alcohol together in village

    TOKYO, Aug 1 — Tokyo Games organisers are investigating after a group of athletes were found drinking alcohol in the Olympic village this week, an incident attended by police,...

  • Gong takes shot gold on scorching day, Adams chalks up another medal for the mums

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    Gong takes shot gold on scorching day, Adams chalks up another medal for the mums

    TOKYO, Aug 1 — China’s Gong Lijiao won the women’s shot put gold with a personal best effort on a blisteringly hot Tokyo morning on Sunday as the athletics world braced for...

  • Britain’s Worthington and Australian Martin win BMX freestyle golds

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    Britain’s Worthington and Australian Martin win BMX freestyle golds

    TOKYO, Aug 1 — Former chef Charlotte Worthington served up the ride of her life as the Briton became the first-ever Olympic champion in BMX freestyle at the Ariake Urban Sports...

  • McKeon gets record seventh medal, Dressel clinches sprint double

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    McKeon gets record seventh medal, Dressel clinches sprint double

    TOKYO, Aug 1 — Australia’s Emma McKeon became the first female swimmer to win seven medals at a single Olympic Games on Sunday after winning gold in the women’s 4x100 medley...

  • Simone Biles withdraws from event final for floor exercise at Tokyo 2020

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    Simone Biles withdraws from event final for floor exercise at Tokyo 2020

    TOKYO, Aug 1 — Simone Biles is withdrawing from the event final for floor exercise at Tokyo 2020, USA Gymnastics said on Sunday, adding that she would make a decision later this...

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    Perak FC appoint Azman Noh as general manager

    IPOH, Aug 1 — Perak FC, with the agreement of the club’s board of directors, have appointed former Perak FC II manager Azman Noh as Perak FC general manager, effective today....