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Lee announces comeback bid


Malaysian star Lee Chong Wei on Thursday said he plans to return to badminton after successful treatment for nose cancer, insisting he had no intention of retiring.

A quiet revolution

"I'm not trying to build a new England," sang Kirsty MacColl in her 1980s hit song "New England." That is not something that Gareth Southgate can sing if his current ...

Jekyll and Hyde

Manchester United are fast becoming the most Jekyll and Hyde of soccer teams. Last week against Bournemouth, fans could have been forgiven for thinking that the pink shirts of the ...


Leicester owner confirmed dead

Leicester City's Thai billionaire boss was among five people killed when his helicopter crashed and burst into flames in the Premier League side's stadium car park moments ­after taking off from the pitch, the club said Sunday.
Source: AFP | 2018/10/29 21:33:40

United boss Mourinho believes penny has finally dropped for Martial

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho said his French winger Anthony Martial is finally understanding exactly what is required from him ­after he delivered an outstanding performance in Sunday's 2-1 Premier League win over Everton.
Source: Reuters | 2018/10/29 21:33:40

Hamilton secures fifth world title

Lewis Hamilton claimed his fifth drivers' world championship on Sunday to draw level with Juan Manuel Fangio in the Formula One record books when he finished fourth behind a victorious Max Verstappen in the Mexican Grand Prix.
Source: AFP | 2018/10/29 21:33:39

43rd Marine Corps Marathon held in Washington D.C.

People take part in the 43rd Marine Corps Marathon in Washington D.C., the United States, Oct. 28, 2018. Tens of thousands of runners, hand cyclists and supporters participate in the 43rd Marine Corps Marathon here on Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/29 8:04:46

Leicester City confirms chairman, four others die in helicopter crash

English Premier League club Leicester City confirmed on Sunday night that their Thai Chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, along with other four people, had been killed in a helicopter crash.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/29 7:39:52

Vinales snaps winless streak for Yamaha

Spain's Maverick Vinales made the most of an early retirement for world champion Marc Marquez to bring an end to Yamaha's longest MotoGP winless streak with a victory in the Australian Grand Prix at Phillip Island on Sunday.
Source: Reuters | 2018/10/28 21:48:40

Maina wins Chengdu Marathon as China's Li claims women's top prize

Kenya's Paul Maina won the Chengdu Marathon in 2 hours, 10 minutes and 57 seconds on Saturday, a personal best, with Chinese female runner Li Zhixuan claiming the women's top prize.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/28 21:48:40

Schauffele takes Shanghai title

Xander Schauffele celebrated his 25th birthday week in some style by beating fellow American Tony Finau in a playoff to win the $10 million WGC-HSBC Champions at the Sheshan International course in Shanghai on Sunday.
Source: Reuters | 2018/10/28 21:48:39

S.Korean cheated for military exemption

A South Korean player has withdrawn from playing on the national team next month after admitting he gave false community service records required for his military service exemption, the Korea Football Association (KFA) said Sunday.
Source: AFP | 2018/10/28 21:13:40

Fans in shock after Leicester City helicopter crash outside stadium

Fans laid flowers outside Leicester City's King Power stadium on Sunday, a day after a helicopter belonging to the club's Thai owner crashed outside the grounds.
Source: AFP | 2018/10/28 21:13:40