MADRID: Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane encouraged Croatian playmaker Luka Modric to shoot more often as his first league goal of the season salvaged a 2-1 win at Granada on Sunday.
MIAMIA: Chris Paul scored 22 points and passed out seven assists to spark the Los Angeles Clippers to their sixth victory in seven games, a 100-93 triumph Sunday at Miami.
NEW YORK: The United States Olympic Committee told US sports federations that athletes and staff concerned for their health over the Zika virus should consider not going to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games
DOHA: Qatar has a “vision and target” of hosting a Summer Olympics and will bid to hold future games, a senior member of the Gulf country’s olympics committee said on Monday.
HAMILTON, New Zealand: A sensational off-the-toe catch by Matt Henry brought a fairytale end to Brendon McCullum’s ODI career when New Zealand beat Australia by 55 runs in Hamilton Monday.
LONDON: Diego Costa snaffled a stoppage-time equalizer to preserve interim manager Guus Hiddink’s unbeaten record as Chelsea snatched a 1-1 draw at home to Manchester United on Sunday.
MELNBOURNE: wo-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome won Australia’s Herald Sun Tour on Sunday ahead of fellow Briton Peter Kennaugh, as he took the fourth and final stage of the race.
JEDDAH: The Category A match between Sweet Amy and Ballers was supposed to be the Week 10 headliner, but ended in an 81-59 yawner for Sweet Amy while as Olive Hanco gained a tie for the Category D Po
OCALA, Florida: Ha Na Jang had to go the final 36 holes with the best player in women’s golf to capture her first LPGA Tour title Saturday.The biggest challenge turned out to be cold and rain.
LOS ANGELES: New Zealand’s Danny Lee nabbed six birdies in a four-under par 67 on Saturday to build a three-stroke lead in the US PGA Tour’s $6.5 million Phoenix Open.
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