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Defeat hurts ladies


Chinese women failed to avenge themselves on defending champions Japan as they suffered a 1-3 loss in the Women's Asian Cup semifinals on Tuesday night in Amman, Jordan.

Craziest comebacks

“The fall of Rome” was how one Catalan daily described Barcelona's shocking 3-0 defeat to Serie A side Roma on Tuesday which ended the Spanish league giants' bid for a ...

The fate of the old firm

The oldest derby in Scotland involves Glasgow Rangers and dates back to 1872 but rather than the Gers taking on Queens Park, it is city rivals Celtic that provide the ...


76ers sting Hornets

Australia's Ben Simmons tallied 20 points and 15 assists as the Philadelphia 76ers won their 10th straight game with a 119-102 victory over the Charlotte Hornets on Sunday.
Source: AFP | 2018/4/2 21:53:39

Beijing 2022 venue construction proceeds smoothly

The planning for Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games venues is on schedule, according to the Beijing Winter Olympics organizing committee.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/2 15:02:16

Former All-Stars Steve Nash, Jason Kidd highlight 2018 Hall of Fame class

Former NBA All-Stars Steve Nash, of Canada, and American Jason Kidd headline the 2018 Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame class announced on Saturday.
Source: AFP | 2018/4/1 22:13:39

Joshua calls out Wilder after breezing past Parker

Anthony Joshua called for a heavyweight unification fight with Deontay Wilder, saying it was “not time to sit back and enjoy the ride,” after beating Joseph Parker in Cardiff, Wales on Saturday.
Source: AFP | 2018/4/1 22:08:41

Stephens claims Miami Open

Sloane Stephens held her nerve in an error-strewn WTA Miami Open final to beat Jelena Ostapenko 7-6 (7/5), 6-1 and lift the prestigious title for the first time on Saturday.
Source: AFP | 2018/4/1 22:08:40

Russia warns CSKA fans ahead of Arsenal match

Russia urged CSKA Moscow fans flying to London for this week's Arsenal match to exercise extreme caution due to Britain's “anti-Russian campaign.”
Source: AFP | 2018/4/1 22:08:40

Bale hopes for Real stay but will consider options

Gareth Bale will consider his future at the end of the season but his first choice is still to stay at Real Madrid.
Source: AFP | 2018/4/1 22:08:40

Zlatan shines on debut for LA Galaxy

Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored twice on his LA Galaxy debut including a winner in stoppage time as his new team battled back from three goals down to defeat the upstart LAFC 4-3 in a thrilling match on Saturday.
Source: Reuters | 2018/4/1 22:08:39

John Wall stands tall as Wizards move on

John Wall made a successful return with a 15-point and 14-assist performance as the Washington Wizards defeated the Charlotte Hornets 107-93 on Saturday to book their spot in the NBA playoffs.
Source: AFP | 2018/4/1 21:33:39

Guoan wins Beijing derby with 4-0 victory over Renhe

Beijing Guoan scored three goals within 10 minutes to win the first-ever Beijing derby 4-0 over Beijing Renhe in the Chinese Super League history on Saturday.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2018/4/1 18:45:16