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New Zealand's players celebrate after winning the Netball World Cup final match against Australia at M&S Bank Arena in Liverpool, England on Sunday.

New Zealand's players celebrate after winning the Netball World Cup final match against Australia at M&S Bank Arena in Liverpool, England on Sunday.

China's Xie Zhenye breaks Asian men's 200m record in London

China's Xie Zhenye broke the Asian men's 200 meters record as he won the title at the IAAF Diamond League here on Sunday. Xie, who won the event at the

Lowry weathers storm to win British Open and first major

Lowry weathers storm to win British Open and first major

Ireland's Shane Lowry withstood howling wind and rain to win his first major at the British Open by six shots from Tommy Fleetwood on Sunday, describing the achievement as "an

The pack with France's Julian Alaphilippe wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey rides during the fifteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 185 kilometers (114,95 miles) with start in Limoux and finish in Prat d'Albis, France on Sunday.

The pack with France's Julian Alaphilippe wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey rides during the fifteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 185 kilometers (114,95 miles) with start in Limoux and finish in Prat d'Albis, France on Sunday.

Fraser-Pryce beats Asher-Smith to win 100m in London

Fraser-Pryce beats Asher-Smith to win 100m in London

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce cruised to victory against home star Dina Asher-Smith in the women's 100 metres at the London Anniversary Games on Sunday, crossing the line in a time of 10.78

Volleyball team off to Tehran

The Bangladesh national volleyball team, which left for Iranian capital of Tehran early Monday (1.40 am), touched down safely this morning with a aim to take part higher training as

Swimmers 'don't trust' Sun as doping row boils over

Swimmers 'don't trust' Sun as doping row boils over

AFP, Gwangju :World championship swimmers slammed China's Sun Yang over lurid doping allegations and said competitors were firmly behind Australia's Mack Horton, who snubbed the Olympic star on the podium.America's

General Secretary of Bangladesh Amateur Wrestling Federation Tabiur Rahman speaking at a press conference at Dhaka Metropolis Football League Committee conference room in the Bangabandhu National Stadium on Sunday.

General Secretary of Bangladesh Amateur Wrestling Federation Tabiur Rahman speaking at a press conference at Dhaka Metropolis Football League Committee conference room in the Bangabandhu National Stadium on Sunday.

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Clanton, Suwannapura win LPGA Tour team event

Clanton, Suwannapura win LPGA Tour team event

AP, Midland :Cydney Clanton and Jasmine Suwannapura ran away with the Dow Great Lakes Bay Invitational on Saturday, shooting an 11-under 59 in best-ball play for a six-stroke victory.Clanton

Yang Jian wins men's 10-meter platform title

Yang Jian wins men's 10-meter platform title

AP, Gwangju :Yang Jian won the men's 10-meter platform title at the world championships on Saturday as China took another diving gold.Yang Jian totaled 598.65 points to finish ahead

National Junior (Boys' & Girls') Wrestling Competition begins tomorrow

Sports Reporter :The two-day long RDDL 26th National Junior (Boys' & Girls') Wrestling Competition begins tomorrow at the Shaheed Captain M Mansur Ali National Handball Stadium.Marking the upcoming wrestling

Isner books Newport final against Bublik

Isner books Newport final against Bublik

AFP, New York :Three-time champion John Isner fended off fourth-seeded Frenchman Ugo Humbert 6-7 (4/7), 7-6 (7/5), 6-3 Saturday to reach the final of the ATP grass court tournament

China's Sun blazes to record fourth 400m freestyle world crown

China's Sun blazes to record fourth 400m freestyle world crown

Agency :China's Sun Yang stormed to 400 metres freestyle gold at the world swimming championships Sunday, retaining his title and winning it for a record fourth time.The controversial triple

Olympic champion Elaine Thompson (front) cruising to victory in the 200 metres at the Anniversary Games in London on Saturday.

Olympic champion Elaine Thompson (front) cruising to victory in the 200 metres at the Anniversary Games in London on Saturday.

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Refugee swimmer Mardini rising fast after fleeing war

Refugee swimmer Mardini rising fast after fleeing war

AFP, Gwangju :Syrian refugee Yusra Mardini, who almost drowned at sea fleeing her war-torn country four years ago, heaved a deep sigh after failing to set a personal best

Wood eyes Ashes role despite injury blow

England paceman Mark Wood has set his sights on recovering from injury in time to play a role in the Ashes against Australia. Wood will be out for up

Captain Tamim eyes to lead the side exemplary

Captain Tamim eyes to lead the side exemplary

Tamim Iqbal is eying to lead Bangladesh exemplary in the upcoming Sri Lanka tour even though he has been in pressure to overcome personal poor form, after failing to live

Algeria sink Senegal to claim    'incredible' second African crown

Algeria sink Senegal to claim 'incredible' second African crown

AFP, Cairo :Algeria coach Djamel Belmadi lauded his side's "incredible" Africa Cup of Nations triumph Friday as Baghdad Bounedjah's early goal earned a 1-0 victory over Senegal in the final.Bounedjah

Brazilian soccer player convicted of murder leaves prison

A Brazilian soccer player convicted of murder left prison Friday after nine years to finish serving his 22-year sentence in house arrest. Former Flamengo goalkeeper Bruno Fernandes de Souza was

Bangladesh crush Chinese Taipei 9-0, finish 7th

Bangladesh National Hockey team finished 7th among 10 nations in the 8th AHF Men's Asian Indoor Hockey 2019, crushing Chinese Taipei by 9-0 goals in the place-deciding match at Chonburi

James Anderson expects to be fully fit before Ashes

James Anderson expects to be fully fit before Ashes

James Anderson, who has been a key cog in England's red-ball cricket for years now, is expecting to be fully fit for the 2019 Ashes series.Anderson, who will turn 37

China's Sun Yang rests during a training session at the World Swimming Championships in Gwangju, South   Korea on Saturday.

China's Sun Yang rests during a training session at the World Swimming Championships in Gwangju, South Korea on Saturday.

Penny drops for Canada's teen swim queen Oleksiak

Penny drops for Canada's teen swim queen Oleksiak

Canada's Penny Oleksiak insists she has finally left the "weirdness" of capturing Olympic swimming gold at the tender age of 16 after finally recovering from a lengthy Rio hangover. Oleksiak,

Former world indoor champ Adekoya gets 4-year doping ban

Former world indoor champ Adekoya gets 4-year doping ban

AP, Monaco :Former world indoor 400-meter champion Kemi Adekoya has been banned for four years for doping in another drug case to hit Bahrain's squad of elite African-born runners.The Athletics

Australia win mixed 3-meter synchronized diving gold at worlds

Australia win mixed 3-meter synchronized diving gold at worlds

AP, Gwangju :Matthew Carter and Maddison Keeney of Australia won mixed 3-meter synchronized springboard diving at the world championships, with China scratching after winning gold in the first 11 events.Carter

Members of Bangladesh Baseball team celebrating after defeating Nepal Baseball team by 11-4 points in their match of the 14th West Asia Baseball Cup at Sri Lanka-Japan Friendship Baseball Stadium in Sri Lanka on Friday. Bangladesh finished fifth in the baseball meet.

Members of Bangladesh Baseball team celebrating after defeating Nepal Baseball team by 11-4 points in their match of the 14th West Asia Baseball Cup at Sri Lanka-Japan Friendship Baseball Stadium in Sri Lanka on Friday. Bangladesh finished fifth in the baseball meet.

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France legend Trezeguet stopped for drink driving in Turin

Former France striker David Trezeguet faces legal action in Italy after being stopped by police for drink driving in Turin. The 41-year-old, who scored the winning goal for France

Gold medalist China's Xie Siyi (centre) stands with compatriot and silver medalist Cao Yuan and bronze medalist Britain's Jack Laugher (right) following the men's 3m springboard diving final at the World Swimming Championships in Gwangju, South Korea on Thursday.

Gold medalist China's Xie Siyi (centre) stands with compatriot and silver medalist Cao Yuan and bronze medalist Britain's Jack Laugher (right) following the men's 3m springboard diving final at the World Swimming Championships in Gwangju, South Korea on Thursday.

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Bruce hits out at 'nonsense' in bullish Newcastle debut

Bruce hits out at 'nonsense' in bullish Newcastle debut

Agency :Steve Bruce made a defiant first appearance as head coach of Newcastle United on Friday, hitting out at the "nonsense" surrounding his appointment and asked for time to

Li Na's tennis journey to stretch from China to Hall of Fame

Li Na's tennis journey to stretch from China to Hall of Fame

AP, New York :Li Na remembers first watching a tennis match on TV, drawn to the unforgettable style of one of the players.Andre Agassi had long hair, an earring