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Juve win 8th successive title


Cristiano Ronaldo said he was "1,000 percent committed to staying" with Juventus next season as he claimed his first Serie A title and Juventus their eighth in a row on Saturday.

Warriors clinch top seed in West

The Golden State Warriors clinched the Western Conference's top seed with a victory in their final regular-­season contest at the Oracle Arena, beating the Los Angeles Clippers 131-104 on Sunday.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/8 18:58:39

Lightning into playoffs as Cup favorites

The Tampa Bay Lightning won their record-tying 62nd game to cap a dominating regular season that has put them in the conversation as one of the best regular season teams in NHL history.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/7 20:43:40

Malaysian golfer dies in hotel room

Malaysian golfer Arie Irawan died of "apparent natural causes" on Sunday in his hotel room on the Chinese resort island of Hainan, the PGA tour said in a statement. He was 28.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/7 20:43:39

China's Lin Dan wins Malaysia Open to end title drought

Chinese badminton ace Lin Dan clinched the Malaysia Open on Sunday after an electric performance against countryman Chen Long to claim his first major title in two years.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/7 20:38:40

Defending champs Bayern demolish Dortmund 5-0 to reclaim Bundesliga top spot

Bayern Munich dismantled Bundesliga title rivals Borussia Dortmund 5-0 on Saturday, scoring four goals in a flawless first half to reclaim top spot and get back on course for a record-extending seventh straight league crown. The Bavarians exploded into action and scored twice in the opening 17 minutes through Mats Hummels and Robert Lewandowski, adding two more from Javi Martinez and Serge Gnabry before the interval.
Source: Reuters | 2019/4/7 20:38:39

Kean strikes again to give Juve late win

The 19-year-old, who suffered alleged racist abuse after scoring at Cagliari on Tuesday, came off the bench to score his fifth goal in his last five league appearances to move Juve
Source: Reuters | 2019/4/7 20:33:40

Barcelona sink 10-man Atletico

Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi scored twice in two minutes as Barcelona broke the resistance of 10-man Atletico Madrid on Saturday to go 11 points clear of their La Liga title rivals.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/7 20:33:40

Nets topple top-seeded Bucks

Joe Harris sank the go-ahead three-pointer with 84 seconds left as the Brooklyn Nets' playoff push got a boost with a 133-128 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/7 20:33:39

China's Du Zhaocai elected as FIFA council member

Du Zhaocai, Deputy minister of China's State General Administration of Sport, was elected as FIFA Council member at the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Congress here on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/6 19:15:13

China's table tennis team set to dominate in Asian Cup

The all-champion Chinese squad of table tennis set out for Japan to take part in 2019 Yokohama Asian Cup held from April 5 to 7.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/3 19:46:30