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Sailing Arabia-The Tour: EFG Bank looks for decisive lead

Sailing Arabia-The Tour: EFG Bank looks for decisive lead

Having already built a decent overall lead, defending champion EFG Bank, Monaco will be aiming to seize a decisive win in the penultimate stage of the 2017 Sailing Arabia-The Tour (SATT), from Abu Dhabi, UAE to Doha, Qatar.

ISC Open junior tennis tournament: Rafaella wins U18 trophy

ISC Open junior tennis tournament: Rafaella wins U18 trophy

Rafaella Saa captured the U18 girls' singles title on Tuesday at the ISC Open junior tennis tournament organised by Indian Social Club (ISC) Muscat. 

Record Taylor ton sees N.Zealand to S.Africa win

A record-breaking century from Ross Taylor steered New Zealand to a gripping six-run win over South Africa in the second one-day international in Christchurch on Wednesday.

Smith rejects India whitewash forecast

Steve Smith dismissed predictions Wednesday that Australia face another series whitewash against India but admitted they had to show more fight to have any chance of stopping the world's number one Test team.

Falcao penalty miss leaves Monaco with plenty of regrets

A penalty miss by Radamel Falcao left Monaco with plenty of Champions League regrets after they let a 2-1 lead at Manchester City turn into a devastating 5-3 defeat, according to coach Leonardo Jardim.

Zampa spins Australia to victory to avoid Sri Lankan series sweep

Zampa spins Australia to victory to avoid Sri Lankan series sweep

Leg-spinner Adam Zampa claimed three wickets to bowl Australia to victory and avoid a Twenty20 series wipeout against Sri Lanka in Adelaide on Wednesday.

Smog may force U-17 World Cup out of Delhi

FIFA could pull Under-17 World Cup matches out of New Delhi because of concerns over air quality in the world's most polluted capital city, the tournament director said.

Kerber moves closer to top ranking comeback in Dubai

Angelique Kerber dominated Monica Puig 6-2, 6-3 in barely an hour at the Dubai Tennis Championships on Wednesday to move a step closer to returning to the number one ranking.



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