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Carter lifts Kings to win and 2-0 series lead

NEWARK, New Jersey : Jeff Carter scored 13:42 into overtime to lift the Los Angeles Kings to a 2-1 win over the New Jersey Devils on Saturday and move closer to their first Stanley Cup with a record e



Japan cruise as Uzbeks rue unseen goal

SINGAPORE: Asian champions Japan cruised to a 3-0 win over Oman on Sunday as Uzbekistan were left to rue an apparent goal which was unseen by officials — underlining the growing case for goal-line tec



Thailand’s Jaidee wins Wales Open

CELTIC MANOR, Wales: Thailand’s Thongchai Jaidee won his first European Tour title outside of Asia by taking the Wales Open at a wet and windy Celtic Manor yesterday.



England defender Cahill ruled out of Euro

LONDON: England defender Gary Cahill has been ruled out of Euro 2012 with a double fracture of the jaw, the Football Association (FA) announced yesterday.



First teams in Poland for Euro 2012

WARSAW: The Czech Republic and Greece yesterday became the first teams competing in Euro 2012 to arrive in Poland, a UEFA official said, with the opening matches in the tournament less than a week awa



Tarver fights to draw with Kayode

CARSON, California: Antonio Tarver rallied in the late rounds to earn a draw with unbeaten cruiserweight Lateef Kayode on Saturday night, and Winky Wright lost a unanimous decision to unbeaten middlew



Weepu named in All Blacks squad

WELLINGTON: New All Blacks coach Steve Hansen sprang a major surprise yeeterday when he picked Piri Weepu in the 30-man squad to face Ireland this month and discarded fellow World Cup-winning scrumha



Azarenka knocked out in French Open fourth round

PARIS: World number one Victoria Azarenka of Belarus was knocked out in the fourth round of the French Open when she slumped to a 6-2 7-6 defeat against Slovakian 15th seed Dominika Cibulkova on Sunda



Li Na advances, Schiavone out at French Open

PARIS: Last year’s finalists Francesca Schiavone and Li Na headed in opposite directions at the French Open yesterday when the Italian was knocked out in the third round and the Chinese fought her way

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