Sunday, April 23, 2017

Sports News


UAE shines at World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship

UAE’s competitors have shined at the ongoing World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship in Abu Dhabi. Faisal al Ketbi, Mohammed Al Qubaisi, Yahya Al Hammadi and Ibrahim Al Hosani all won gold medals in front of a packed IPIC Arena. Overall, Brazil leads the way go into today’s final round of competition ...

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Raina criticises Dhoni’s removal from RPS captaincy

Suresh Raina has criticised Rising Pune Supergiant’s move to remove Mahendra Singh Dhoni as captain. The Gujarat Lions captain says Dhoni has done so well for the country and in the IPL and he should be respected. So far this season, Dhoni has scored only 61 runs in five games ...

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Djokovic through to Monte Carlo Masters quarters

Novak Djokovic is through to the quarter-finals of the Monte Carlo Masters. The top seed, playing only his second match of the year after his elbow surgery – beat Pablo Carreno Busta 6-2 4-6 6-4 and will face the Belgian David Goffin in the last 8 on Friday evening. Meanwhile, ...

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In-form Mumbai face struggling Punjab

Mumbai Indians will look to continue their best-ever start to an IPL season when they go to Kings XI Punjab on Thursday evening. They’ve won four of their opening five games, and can go top with a win in Indore. Punjab, meanwhile, are fifth after suffering three consecutive defeats. Play ...

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IPL: Hyderabad edge out Delhi

Sunrisers Hyderabad secured a 15-run win over Delhi Daredevils in the IPL. Kane Williamson scored 89 off 51 deliveries as Sunrisers reached a total of 191 for 4. Shreyas Iyer then hit 50 from 31 balls as the Daredevils put up a strong response, before ultimately coming up short. The ...

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