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Saina Beats Sindhu to Retain Nationals Crown, Sourabh Claims Third Title

Guwahati: Saina Nehwal beat P V Sindhu in straight games in the marquee clash of the tournament to retain her women’s singles crown at the 83rd Yonex Sunrise Senior Badminton Nationals here Saturday. The three-time former champion Saina used her powerful smashes to telling effect, registering a 21-18 21-15 win against Sindhu, a two-time winner, […]

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Klopp Faces Sanction from FA Charge

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp faces a touchline ban or a fine after being charged by the Football Association for comments he made about referee Kevin Friend after his side’s Premier League clash at West Ham on February 4. AFP Updated:February 14, 2019, 1:54 AM IST Reuters Photo Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp faces a touchline ban […]

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Refugee Footballer Hakeem Leaves Thailand After Being Spared Extradition

Refugee footballer Hakeem al-Araibi left Thailand on Tuesday after Bangkok dropped extradition proceedings against him at Bahrain’s request, ending a two-month detention ordeal that stirred global outcry. Araibi, 25, a former Bahraini national youth team player, was granted refugee status in Australia after fleeing charges in the oil-rich kingdom connected to Arab Spring protests. But […]