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Neuville wins Rally Australia


Belgium's Thierry Neuville won the season-ending Rally Australia in Coffs Harbour on Sunday to clinch second place in the World Rally Championship (WRC).

Stars staying at home

With Peru becoming the final team to qualify for next summer's World Cup thanks to overcoming New Zealand in the last playoff game, the 32 teams have been confirmed. While ...

Arrivederci

A tearful Gianluigi Buffon quit international soccer as four-time champions Italy sensationally missed out on their first World Cup finals in 60 years after a playoff defeat to Sweden.


Buhai leads in Hainan

South Africa's Ashleigh Buhai coped admirably with swirling winds to battle her way to a one-shot lead at the halfway stage of the Blue Bay LPGA in South China's Hainan Province on Thursday.
Source: Agencies | 2017/11/9 23:23:40

Stretching out

England's spin bowler Mason Crane dives to field the ball on his own bowling against a Cricket Australia XI on the second day of a four-day Ashes tour match at Adelaide Oval in Adelaide on Thursday.
Source: AFP | 2017/11/9 23:18:40

Germany eager to experiment

Germany coach Joachim Loew has said he will experiment with his team when they take on England in a friendly on Friday, as the world champions prepare for their title defense next year.
Source: Reuters | 2017/11/9 23:18:40

Bulgaria coach stays on

Bulgaria coach Petar Hubchev has been given a two-year contract extension that will keep him in charge through the 2020 European Championship qualifiers.
Source: Agencies | 2017/11/9 22:43:40

Aguero considers return

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero has said he could leave the club when his contract ends in 2019 to play for his boyhood team Independiente in Argentina.
Source: Agencies | 2017/11/9 22:43:40

Russia vows World Cup crackdown on scalpers

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev vowed Thursday to crack down harshly on people who intend to profit from reselling their tickets to the 2018 World Cup.
Source: Agencies | 2017/11/9 22:43:39

Fabio Cannavaro returns to Evergrande

Former World Player of the Year Fabio Cannavaro was named coach of Chinese Super League (CSL) champions Guangzhou Evergrande for the second time, the club confirmed Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/9 22:43:39

Celtics clinch 10th win in a row

The injury-riddled Boston Celtics won their 10th straight game by cruising to a 107-96 win on Wednesday over the Los Angeles Lakers in a matchup between two of the NBA’s most storied franchises.
Source: AFP | 2017/11/9 20:08:39

Star back to training

World No.7 Stan Wawrinka has returned to training ahead of his scheduled comeback at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship exhibition event in December.
Source: Agencies | 2017/11/8 22:48:39

China Cup unveils teams

Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale could face Barcelona rival Luis Suarez in South China in March after organizers said Wednesday that Wales and Uruguay would join the hosts in the China Cup.
Source: Agencies | 2017/11/8 22:43:40