Nasser Saleh Al-Attiyah touches down in the Qatar desert after another flying stage performance on Wednesday. (AN photo)
SEALINE, Qatar: Qatar’s Nasser Saleh Al-Attiyah, Spaniard Joan Barreda and the host nation’s Mohammed Abu Issa stole the limelight by setting the fastest times in the third 411.76km selective sect
MADRID: Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho hinted he will rest a number of key players for his side’s crucial Premier League game away to Liverpool on Sunday to concentrate his squad’s efforts on the Cham
BARCELONA: Second-seeded David Ferrer was ousted from the Barcelona Open by a Russian opponent for the second straight year and defending champion Rafael Nadal labored to victory on Wednesday.
SEOUL: Last year’s runner-up FC Seoul beat Beijing Guoan 2-1 to advance to the knockout stage of the Asian Champions League on Wednesday.
San Mig Coffee kept its hopes of winning a third straight title alive, and Rain or Shine also stayed in the hunt of making a title series for the third consecutive conference.
CHICAGO: Bradley Beal scored a game-high 26 points to spark Washington over Chicago 101-99 in overtime Tuesday, giving the Wizards their best NBA playoff start in 32 years.
COLOMBO: Fast bowler Lasith Malinga has been appointed the new captain of the Sri Lanka Twenty20 team until March 2015.
PINEHURST, North Carolina: Pinehurst No. 2 is ready for its double dip of US Opens. In less than two months, it will host the US Open and US Women’s Open in consecutive weeks.
COLUMBUS, Ohio: Brandon Sutter, Lee Stempniak and Jussi Jokinen scored in a span of 2:13 of the third period to give the Pittsburgh Penguins a 4-3 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets in the NHL pla
MANILA: Finding little opposition inside the paint, Richard Howell churned out his most dominant PBA performance to date and took Talk 'N Text along for a ride.
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