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BARCELONA: Barcelona are seeking at least $10 million from Neymar for breach of contract, the club said on Tuesday as the bitter fallout rumbles on from his world record 222-million-euro move to Paris Saint-Germain. “In this lawsuit, the club demands

DERBY: Pakistan’s cricket heartthrob Shahid Afridi has bagged yet another victory Tuesday by scoring the second-fastest century in the County T20 Championship’s NatWest Blast 2017. The cricketer, representing Hampshire in a match against Derbyshire, scored 101 runs in just 42

source: AFP SHANGHAI: Formula One is looking to stage two more street races in Asia as part of a drive to win new fans, one of the sport’s most senior officials told AFP on Tuesday. F1 is reinventing itself under

Conor McGregor  MELBOURNE: Australia’s Jeff Horn has given Conor McGregor little chance of beating Floyd Mayweather in Saturday’s super-fight and hopes the American will “annihilate” the mixed martial arts fighter for the sake of boxing. Horn, who became WBO welterweight

World heavyweight boxing champion Anthony Joshua LONDON: World heavyweight boxing champion Anthony Joshua has revealed he would be willing to take on a mixed martial arts fighter at some point in the future. The relative merits of the two sports are

“It is everyone’s responsibility to make visiting cricketers feel safe in Pakistan with our security and hospitality,” writes sport journalist Faizan Lakhani.—File photo Within days of assuming charge, energetic chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board Najam Sethi has announced two

Former England captain Paul Collingwood  KARACHI/LAHORE: After the names of South African duo of Imran Tahir and Hashim Amla emerged earlier, former England captain Paul Collingwood is also tipped as a possible candidate for the World XI team, which is

Gayle and Samuels have returned after making peace with West Indies cricket board  LONDON: Explosive West Indies opener Chris Gayle is set to play his first one-day international in two years after being recalled to the squad for the series

“It is everyone’s responsibility to make visiting cricketers feel safe in Pakistan with our security and hospitality,” writes sport journalist Faizan Lakhani.—File photo Within days of assuming charge, energetic chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board Najam Sethi has announced two

South Africa legend and record-holding ex-captain Graeme Smith was announced as head coach, while prolific first-class left-handed batsman Geoffrey Toyana was announced as assistant coach of Benoni Zalmi. Formerly associated with the RCB, Russell Adams will be taking on the