BARCELONA: Rafael Nadal avenged his shock defeat to Nicolas Almagro at last year’s Barcelona Open to move into the third round in the Catalan capital with a 6-3, 6-1 win on Wednesday.
DHAKA: Opening batsman Soumya Sarkar hit a maiden one-day century as Bangladesh thrashed woeful Pakistan by eight wickets in Dhaka on Wednesday to sweep the one-day series 3-0.
MANILA: Ranidel de Ocampo and Jason Castro quietly went about their jobs while all of the roughness was taking place on the floor on Wednesday night and got Talk ‘N Text back in the mix in the PBA Com
TORONTO: Washington, Cleveland and Houston all earned 2-0 leads in their NBA first-round playoff series with victories on Tuesday, continuing the previous day’s pattern.
SEALINE, Qatar: Qatar’s Nasser Saleh Al-Attiyah and Spain’s Marc Coma increased their leads in the car and motorcycle categories of the Sealine Cross-Country Rally, after the third 392.52km selective
Habagat flirted with the perfect total of 36 points as it clinched the Team of the Week award with the lead to boot during the fourth session in the Sarawat Superstores Thursday Bowling League 13th Se
LAS VEGAS: Floyd Mayweather Jr. got his license to fight Manny Pacquiao, along with a question about domestic abuse. Veteran referee Kenny Bayless got a spot in boxing's richest fight ever.
KARACHI: Pakistan Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq Wednesday urged fans to have patience with the struggling one-day team and returning off-spinner Saeed Ajmal, following below-par performances in Banglades
MADRID: Andres Iniesta will always be a hero to Barcelona and Spain fans but some had started to question whether the 30-year-old’s best days were behind him.
PARIS: Doubles from Robert Lewandowski and Neymar inspired Bayern Munich and Barcelona respectively into the Champions League semifinals on Tuesday.
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