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  • Zverev main threat to Nadal, bids to end Germany’s 81-year French Open drought

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    Zverev main threat to Nadal, bids to end Germany’s 81-year French Open drought

    PARIS, May 22 — Alexander Zverev has emerged as the main threat to Rafael Nadal’s French Open crown in recent weeks as he bids to end Germany’s 81-year wait for a men’s...

  • True grit Sharapova back at French Open with point to prove

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    True grit Sharapova back at French Open with point to prove

    PARIS, May 22 — There will be questions about suspensions, favouritism and rivalries, and fashion, parties and candy lines. There will be accusations of slights — real or...

  • Buffon to make a decision on PSG within week

    5 hours ago

    Buffon to make a decision on PSG within week

  • Cazorla to leave Arsenal in June

    6 hours ago

    Cazorla to leave Arsenal in June

  • Inter striker Icardi left out of Argentina World Cup squad

    6 hours ago

    Inter striker Icardi left out of Argentina World Cup squad

  • Whelan family agrees deal to sell Wigan to Hong Kong’s IEC

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    Whelan family agrees deal to sell Wigan to Hong Kong’s IEC

  • BBC: Arsenal set to appoint Emery as new manager

    7 hours ago

    BBC: Arsenal set to appoint Emery as new manager

  • Liverpool’s Lovren up for Ronaldo challenge

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    Liverpool’s Lovren up for Ronaldo challenge

  • Star-studded farewell for Italy legend Pirlo

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    Star-studded farewell for Italy legend Pirlo

  • Back among the best: Klopp instils new belief in Liverpool

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    Back among the best: Klopp instils new belief in Liverpool

  • MSN denies claims athletes’ welfare ignored

    15 hours ago

    MSN denies claims athletes’ welfare ignored

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  • Nadal tops rankings again

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    Nadal tops rankings again

  • Emre Can returns to training

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    Emre Can returns to training

  • Pogba mum over United future

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    Pogba mum over United future

  • Cahill: Decide on Conte's future

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    Cahill: Decide on Conte's future

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  • Klopp seeks fitting finale to long road to Kiev

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    Klopp seeks fitting finale to long road to Kiev

    LIVERPOOL, May 21 — Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is quietly confident his side can upset the odds by preventing Real Madrid from claiming a third consecutive Champions League...

  • Liverpool can beat Real if they conquer their nerves, says Alonso

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    Liverpool can beat Real if they conquer their nerves, says Alonso

    MADRID, May 21 — Xabi Alonso believes Liverpool can beat Real Madrid and be European champions but only if they cope with the pressure of playing in a Champions League...

  • National Uber squad beaten 2-3 by Indonesia

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    National Uber squad beaten 2-3 by Indonesia

    BANGKOK, May 21 — The country’s Uber Cup squad lost to Indonesia 2-3 in group competition at the Impact Arena here, today. Malaysia started out...

  • New world golf tour with massive prize money proposed

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    New world golf tour with massive prize money proposed

    CARY (North Carolina), May 21 — A new global golf circuit is being planned, multiple sources have confirmed to Reuters, in what would be the biggest upheaval in the professional...

  • West Brom manager Moore relishes Championship challenge

    16 hours ago

    West Brom manager Moore relishes Championship challenge

    LONDON, May 21 — West Bromwich Albion manager Darren Moore expects a “gruelling” campaign in the Championship next season but believes his experience of playing in the...

  • Boost for Liverpool as Can returns to training ahead of final

    16 hours ago

    Boost for Liverpool as Can returns to training ahead of final

    LIVERPOOL, May 21 — Liverpool’s German international midfielder Emre Can, who has missed the past two months with injury, returned to training ahead of Saturday’s Champions...

  • Syed Saddiq promises to take up athletes’ allowances with Sports Ministry

    17 hours ago

    Syed Saddiq promises to take up athletes’ allowances with Sports Ministry

    PETALING JAYA, May 21 — Muar MP Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman assured national athletes today that he will personally speak to the Sports Ministry about their unpaid allowances....

  • Morata misses out on Spain World Cup squad

    18 hours ago

    Morata misses out on Spain World Cup squad

    MADRID, May 21 — Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata was left out of Spain’s World Cup squad, announced today.  Morata paid the price for a disappointing debut season in the...

  • Pogba evasive over Manchester United future

    18 hours ago

    Pogba evasive over Manchester United future

    PARIS, May 21 — Paul Pogba has refused to rule out a move away from Manchester United, hinting at strains in his relationship with Jose Mourinho after a difficult season at Old...

  • Nainggolan left out of Belgium World Cup squad

    19 hours ago

    Nainggolan left out of Belgium World Cup squad

    TUBIZE (Belgium), May 21 — Belgium coach Roberto Martinez left AS Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan out of his squad for next month’s World Cup in Russia, insisting today it...

  • Cahill urges clarity over Conte’s Chelsea future

    20 hours ago

    Cahill urges clarity over Conte’s Chelsea future

    LONDON, May 21 — Chelsea captain Gary Cahill has called for “the uncertainty to be put to bed” over the future of Antonio Conte, with the Italian widely expected to be on...

  • Matic says Man Utd ‘can fight for Premier League title’ with right signings

    21 hours ago

    Matic says Man Utd ‘can fight for Premier League title’ with right signings

    LONDON, May 21 — Nemanja Matic says Manchester United “can fight for the title and the Champions League” if they make the right signings in the transfer window after defeat...

  • Great Dane Axelsen leads 5-0 rout in badminton’s Thomas Cup

    21 hours ago

    Great Dane Axelsen leads 5-0 rout in badminton’s Thomas Cup

    BANGKOK, May 21 — World badminton number one Viktor Axelsen led Denmark’s Thomas Cup 5-0 demolition of Algeria today, as Japan’s women also breezed past Canada without...

  • Malaysia happy to score full points against Russia, says Thomas Cup team manager

    21 hours ago

    Malaysia happy to score full points against Russia, says Thomas Cup team manager

    BANGKOK, May 21 — The Thomas Cup national team manager Datuk Ng Chin Chai is pleased with the squad’s performance after a 5-0 trouncing of Russia in...

  • Nadal back at number one ahead of bid for 11th French Open crown

    21 hours ago

    Nadal back at number one ahead of bid for 11th French Open crown

    SYDNEY, May 21 — Rafa Nadal returned to the top of the world rankings today after winning his eighth Italian Open title at the weekend to confirm once more his status as the...

  • Sarri undecided if he will remain at Napoli

    22 hours ago

    Sarri undecided if he will remain at Napoli

    MILAN, May 21 — Coach Maurizio Sarri is still uncertain if he will stay at Napoli after leading them to second place in Serie A with a club record points haul. “It’s a...

  • Villa confident Spain has what it takes to win World Cup

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    Villa confident Spain has what it takes to win World Cup

    PETALING JAYA, May 21 — Spanish striker David Villa said Spain’a attacking options should not be an issue at the 2018 World Cup.  The 36-year-old is...

  • Struggling Sanchez facing fight to justify United investment

    1 day ago

    Struggling Sanchez facing fight to justify United investment

    MANCHESTER, May 21 — Manchester United forward Alexis Sanchez struggled to make an impact in his side’s FA Cup final defeat by Chelsea and the Chilean is now facing a crucial...

  • Champions Barca bid Iniesta farewell after beating Sociedad

    1 day ago

    Champions Barca bid Iniesta farewell after beating Sociedad

    BARCELONA, May 21 — La Liga champions Barcelona ended their campaign with a 1-0 win at home to Real Sociedad yesterday thanks to a sensational distance strike from Philippe...