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Marcos Alonso’s double earned Premier League champions Chelsea a 2-1 victory LONDON: Tottenham Hotspur made a losing start to life as Wembley´s full-time tenants after Marcos Alonso´s double earned Premier League champions Chelsea a 2-1 victory on Sunday. The Spaniard struck

Broad surpassed Ian Botham’s 383 wickets to become England’s second leading Test wicket taker BIRMINGHAM: Stuart Broad paid tribute to the “big influence” of Ian Botham on his career after beating the England great´s tally of Test wickets. The 31-year-old

Gareth Bale, Casemiro and Toni Kroos were on target/Real Madrid official Twitter  MADRID: Real Madrid´s winning streak shows no signs of abating as the European champions began their defence of La Liga with a comfortable 3-0 win at Deportivo la

The Windies’ off-spinner Kraigg Brathwaite has been reported with a suspect bowling action during the first Test against England, which the hosts won at Edgbaston on Saturday. The match officials’ report, which was handed over to the Windies’ team management,

KARACHI: The closing and prize distribution ceremony of 22nd Chief of The Naval Staff Open Golf Championship 2017 was held at the picturesque Karachi Golf Club today. Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah was the chief guest on the

Alistair Cook has made a strong charge on the MRF Tyres ICC Player Rankings for Test Batsmen following a stellar performance in the day/night Test against the Windies, which England won by an innings and 209 runs at Edgbaston on

Aug 19, 2017; Mason, OH, USA; Grigor Dimitrov (ESP) reacts against John Isner (USA) during the Western and Southern Open at the Lindner Family Tennis Center. Photo: USA TODAY Sports   Australian Nick Kyrgios overcame Spanish veteran David Ferrer on

KARACHI: Reaffirming his aim to restore international cricket in Pakistan, Pakistan Cricket Board Chairman Najam Sethi confirmed on Saturday that the World XI team is coming to Pakistan next month. Speaking to the development program ceremony held for Lahore Qalandars’

Lahore Qalandars announce second edition of its players’ development programme KARACHI: The Pakistan Super League franchise Lahore Qalandars have launched the second edition of its players’ development programme, named the rising stars, in its quest to find new talent. The programme

Alastair Cook walks off to an ovation after making 243/Getty Images BIRMINGHAM: Alastair Cook´s double century put England in a commanding position against the West Indies before James Anderson struck in the inaugural day/night Test in Britain at Edgbaston on