INCHEON: The 17th Asian Games opened in a multi-colored blaze of fireworks and carefully crafted K-Pop routines on Friday, as athletes from the world’s most populous region came together in pursuit of
SINGAPORE: Lewis Hamilton secured first advantage at this weekend’s Singapore Grand Prix on Friday when he topped the times for Mercedes at the end of second free practice ahead of Fernando Alonso of
LONDON: Stung by a last-minute defeat in the Champions League, Manchester City will attempt to make up ground in the Premier League title race when they host leaders Chelsea on Sunday.
TOKYO: Top two seeds Angelique Kerber of Germany and Denmark’s Caroline Wozniacki roared into the semifinals of the WTA Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo Friday.
WUHAN, China: China’s Li Na announced her retirement at the age of 32 over persistent knee injuries on Friday, prompting a wave of adulation for Asia’s greatest and most influential tennis player.
PARIS: Three-time European champion Inter Milan opened its Europa League campaign with a hard-fought 1-0 win away to Ukrainian side Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk, while defending champion Sevilla had an easie
NEW DELHI: Alessandro Del Piero’s two-year Sydney FC stint helped raise A-League’s profile and the former Juventus great is confident of making a similar impact as the face of the Indian Super League
ATLANTA: The Atlanta Falcons punished Tampa Bay on the ground and through the air as they blasted the Buccaneers 56-14 on Thursday with Devin Hester setting a record for touchdown returns.
JEDDAH: Three matches were played in the Western Province Cricket Association Premier Division cricket league with Hala Friends, Dopco Stars and Pepsi Deccan Knights scoring comfortable wins.
RIYADH: Travels Division scored a comfortable 30-run win over Kanoo Freight to emerge champions in the Kanoo Inter-Division cricket tournament held, here, recently.
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