MADRID: Lionel Messi struck five minutes from time to hand Barcelona a vital 1-0 lead heading into the second leg of their Copa del Rey quarterfinal with Atletico Madrid.
Egypt Selection avenged its first round defeat to Western Union with a hard-earned 92-90 victory in their match last Thursday during the 8th week of action that saw a heavy 10-game schedule in the Mic
To start the new year at Dirab Golf & Country Club, Ryder Cup style matches dubbed The Riyadh Cup took place between European and American golfers at the weekend.
Rey Ortiz exploded for a game-high 30 points as East All Star slipped past South All Star, 79-68, to lift the championships AT the conclusion of the Al Tuwairqi Group Basketball Winter Games on Friday
MELBOURNE: Top seeds Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams barely moved out of second gear while Victoria Azarenka underlined her Australian Open pedigree as players experienced the hottest conditions of
BATA, Equatorial Guinea: Congo Brazzaville celebrated a historic night at the Africa Cup of Nations on Wednesday while 2013 runners-up Burkina Faso saw their hopes of reaching the last eight seriously
CANBERRA: Emotions are always high when Iran and Iraq meet on the football pitch. The political history between the two Middle Eastern neighbors always provides both teams with added motivation.
MELBOURNE: Reigning champions Japan have cruised into the last eight of the Asian Cup but should face the first proper test of their title credentials when they take on United Arab Emirates in Friday’
BRISBANE: Tim Cahill’s brilliant double strike sank China and took Australia into the Asian Cup semifinals on Thursday as Son Heung-Min defied illness to lead South Korea into the last four.
LONDON: England one-day captain Eoin Morgan was recently the target of a blackmail attempt by an Australian man, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) revealed in a statement on Thursday.
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