NEW YORK: The New York Mets matched a franchise record with their 11th straight win on Thursday, beating Atlanta 6-3, thanks chiefly to Daniel Murphy, who drove in four runs.
WASHINGTON: Washington rookie Evgeny Kuznetsov scored twice to lead the Capitals to a 5-1 win against the New York Islanders on Thursday to take a 3-2 lead in their NHL first-round playoff series.
LOS ANGELES: LeBron James’ Cleveland Cavaliers moved to within one win of advancing to the second round of the NBA playoffs with a 103-95 victory over the Boston Celtics on Thursday.
LAS VEGAS: Tickets to the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao fight will finally go on sale Thursday to the public, little more than a week before the bout.
SOCHI, Russia: Superstar Manny Pacquiao’s wanted to fight at the Rio Games next year but does not qualify to be among the first professionals to compete at an Olympics, the head of boxing’s governing
Lebanese Community Basketball Team reaped the fruit of its labor by winning the centerpiece Inter-Commercial Open Non Rated championship crown via a sweep of the best-of-three series against Western U
GNP – Asnan Est. of coach Ronnie Carino defeated SGH – Blazers 96-92 to sweep the elimination round at the Khalidia basketball court here.
D’ Barkads followed Sky Freight-OSN to the Team of the Week honor roll during the second session in the OSN-FTBJ 50th Open Conference bowling tournament at the Bowling City here.
BAHRAIN: This weekend (April 24 and 25) more than 600 aspiring young rugby players will unite at the Bahrain Rugby Club for one of the biggest annual youth sports festivals in the Kingdom.
The second Riyadh Triathletes event of the season was Biathlon No. 2, a 400m swim and 4km run competition.
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