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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.

Saturday showdown

When asked to clarify whether he had already decided to exclude certain players from the semifinal side on the basis of the woeful West Brom defeat, Jose Mourinho replied, "Yeah. ...

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 ...


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

IOC president promises support for DPRK participation in 2020 Tokyo Olympics, 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics

International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach Saturday wound up a three-day visit to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) during which he met with the DPRK top leader Kim Jong Un.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/31 10:44:07

Stephens advances to set up finals clash with Ostapenko

Sloane Stephens is determined to write her name in history books after she sealed a place in the WTA Miami Open final with a three-set win over former world No.1 Victoria Azarenka in Miami on Thursday.
Source: AFP | 2018/3/30 22:48:40

Baffert hopes for Dubai World Cup repeat

Bob Baffert has high hopes for favorite West Coast in Saturday's Dubai World Cup, as the American trainer bids to land the race for the second straight year after Arrogate's thrilling 2017 triumph.
Source: AFP | 2018/3/30 22:48:40

Spurs climb into fourth; Durant tossed

LaMarcus Aldridge delivered 25 points and 11 rebounds as the San Antonio Spurs vaulted into fourth place with a 103-99 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday.
Source: AFP | 2018/3/30 22:43:40

Ningbo mountain race

East China's costal city of Ningbo will host a mountain marathon on April 15, organizers announced.
Source: Agencies | 2018/3/29 22:07:07

Battle of the Bridge

The top two teams in England from last season battle it out at Stamford Bridge on Sunday but while passions between Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur are running just as high, this year the teams have slipped down the Premier League table. It will be fourth against fifth with a place in the Champions League, rather than a chance to become the champions, at stake - that and the small matter of being the best side in London.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/29 22:07:06