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Pakistan beats Zimbabwe in second ODI to clinch series

Pakistan clinched the three-game ODI series against Zimbabwe after defeating the visitors by six wickets on Sunday at the Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium in Rawalpindi. Pakistan...

Varane tests positive for COVID-19 ahead of Liverpool clash

Real Madrid defender Raphaël Varane has tested positive for COVID-19 ahead of the Spanish side’s UEFA Champions League quarter-final clash against England’s Liverpool. The defending...

Japan PM warns of closed-door Olympics as virus cases rise

Japan's prime minister warned that the Tokyo Olympics could be held behind closed doors, as virus cases rise in the city just three weeks...

Fans banned from attending Emilia Romagna Grand Prix

Organizers have announced that spectators will not be allowed to attend the Emilia Romagna Formula One Grand Prix at Imola, set to take place...

Namibia loses RWC2019 opening match to Italy

Namibia lost 47-22 to Italy at the Hanazono Rugby Stadium in Osaka in its opening Pool B match at the 2019 Rugby World Cup...

Neil Powell names South Africa’s team for Oktoberfest7s

South Africa’s rugby sevens coach Neil Powell on Wednesday named an experienced 12-man team that will play in the Oktoberfest7s in Munich, Germany, between...

Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games open with hope on the horizon

After a year of pandemic-related delays, the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games opened Tuesday evening at Tokyo's Olympic Stadium. Japanese Emperor Naruhito officially declared the Tokyo...

Tokyo confirms 1,359 new COVID-19 cases on Olympic opening ceremony day

The Tokyo metropolitan government reported 1,359 new COVID-19 cases Friday amid public concern that infections could hit record highs during the Tokyo Olympics, local...

Former England great Jimmy Greaves dies aged 81

Former England striker Jimmy Greaves, one of the game's greatest goal scorers and characters, has died aged 81, his old club Tottenham Hotspur announced...

Kenyan rugby players cleared to join teammates after precautionary holding

Six members of Kenya's rugby women's team will be allowed to join the rest of the squad in Kurume City in Japan after being...
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