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  • Basel canter to another Swiss title win

    FC Basel predictably won the Swiss Super League for the eighth time in a row on Friday, cantering home with six games to spare after a 2-1 win at FC Lucerne.

  • BHF names 18-man squad as team beat Ghana

    Bangladesh beat Ghana 1-0 in the third and final preparation match yesterday as the game's governing body shored up preparations for hosting the Hockey World League (Round 2) to be held in Dhaka from March 4 to 12.

  • Safarova, Mattek-Sands dance to Aus Open title

    Second seeds Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Lucie Safarova took out the Australian Open women's doubles title on Friday to be crowned Grand Slam champions for a fourth time.

  • Hazard expects three-way battle for Premier League title

    Chelsea forward Eden Hazard expects Manchester City and Liverpool to be the London side's main rivals in the Premier League title race after the top three sides all enjoyed victories on the weekend.

  • Pacquiao teases Mayweather rematch

    Boxing icon Manny Pacquiao has teased fans about a possible rematch with Floyd Mayweather, smiling as he gamely showed off a suit with pictures of himself and Mayweather on the lining.

  • Pacquiao has unfinished business against Mayweather

    Floyd Mayweather accepted an invite to watch Filipino icon Manny Pacquiao's WBO title fight on Saturday, leaving many wondering if a request to step back in the ring would be next.

  • Pacquiao beats Vargas to reclaim title

    Filipino star Manny Pacquiao reclaimed the World Boxing Organization welterweight title for the third time with a unanimous decision victory over former champion Jesse Vargas in his comeback fight.

  • Hamilton poised to lead title race

    Lewis Hamilton heads into Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix fired up to complete a hat-trick of victories and seize the lead in the Formula One title race for the first time this season.

  • 'Pocket Hercules' dies at 104

    Manohar Aich, the bodybuilder who became the first Indian to take the Mr. Universe title in 1952 and won the nickname 'Pocket Hercules' for his tiny stature, has died aged 104.

  • Foxes jerseys in high demand

    German sportswear firm Puma has seen sales of Leicester City soccer jerseys rise fifteen-fold as a result of its winning the English Premier League title, chief executive Bjoern Gulden told a German paper.

  • Ranieri scoops LMA Manager of the Year award

    Claudio Ranieri collects another prestigious accolade after being named the League Managers Association's (LMA) Manager of the Year on Monday.

  • Man United make Neymar offer

    Gazzetta World reports that United made a "proper offer" for Barcelona's Neymar earlier this month and are ready to break any transfer and wage records to beat Manchester City to the Brazil captain.

  • I will sign new Barca contract: Neymar

    Barcelona star Neymar has insisted that he will sign a new contract at Camp Nou amid interest from Manchester United.

  • Ex-Real forward Raul to retire in Nov

    Former Real Madrid forward Raul, the Spanish giants' joint-record scorer, will hang up his boots in November after a stellar 21-year career as one of the game's finest talents.

  • Mosaddek: 'Next big thing’ in Bangladesh cricket?

    Three double-hundreds in the last eight months in first-class cricket has earned Mosaddek the tag of Bangladesh cricket's "next big thing".

  • Mirza-Hingis win US Open doubles title

    Martina Hingis and Sania Mirza claimed their second straight Grand Slam title in the US Open women's doubles.

  • Chelsea lose to Everton, pressure piles on Mourinho

    Chelsea's start to the defence of their Premier League title went from bad to worse as they were beaten 3-1 at Goodison Park.

  • Fantastic Friday at US Open

    "Fantastic Friday" at the US Open sees Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer in starring roles.