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April 21, 2018 3:16 AM Sanchez Flores sacked by struggling Espanyol

MADRID: La Liga strugglers Espanyol have sacked coach Quique Sanchez Flores (pix) and their sporting director Jordi Lardin following a miserable run of form, the club announced on Friday. "The club have taken this decision because of the performances of the first team and with the clear desire to go into the remaining games of this season and the preparation 7

April 21, 2018 1:51 AM Farah faces tough examination in London Marathon

LONDON: British track legend Mo Farah (pix) had few peers in distance championship running but he may find a few better than him on the road in Sunday's London Marathon. The 35-year-old – who achieved the Olympic double winning the 5000m and 10000m gold twice – couldn't hope for a better send off in his second tilt at his home marathon than for Queen 4

April 20, 2018 1:33 PM Djokovic to continue injury comeback in Barcelona

The Serbian was beaten in three sets by Austrian Dominic Thiem in the Monte Carlo Masters third round yesterday, but said he was pain-free for the first time in two years. — Reuters picBARCELONA, April 20 — Former world number one Novak Djokovic will continue his comeback from injury at the Barcelona Open next week, tournament organisers announced today 8

April 20, 2018 7:51 AM Spurs on brink of elimination after emotional loss to Warriors

Golden State Warriors small forward Kevin Durant drives to the basket as San Antonio Spurs forward Rudy Gay defends in game three of the first round of the 2018 NBA Playoffs in San Antonio April 19, 2018. — Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports picLOS ANGELES, April 20 — Kevin Durant scored 26 points as the Golden State Warriors beat San Antonio 110-97 to take a 3-0 lead over the Spurs 7

April 18, 2018 3:42 PM Sharapova to make grasscourt return in Birmingham

Maria Sharapova is set to compete at the Birmingham Classic grasscourt event in the lead-up to Wimbledon in June. ― Reuters picLONDON, April 18 ― Former world number one Maria Sharapova will compete at the Birmingham Classic grasscourt event in the lead-up to Wimbledon, Britain's Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) announced today. The June 18-24 tournament 10

April 18, 2018 2:13 PM Brady yet to tell Patriots he’s in for 2018

ESPN reported today that Tom Brady did not give ‘official word’ that he's planning to be with the Patriots in 2018. ― Reuters picLOS ANGELES, April 18 ― Tom Brady is not yet officially committed to playing in 2018, but the New England Patriots and others close to him expect the 40-year-old back for his 20th season. ESPN reported today that Brady did not give “official 10

April 18, 2018 12:19 PM Pacquiao not closing the door on trainer Roach (VIDEO)

Boxing icon Manny ‘Pacman’ Pacquiao (left) poses for a picture with welterweight world title holder Lucas Matthysse in Manila April 18, 2018. ― Reuters picMANILA, April 18 ― Manny Pacquiao has not decided on the fate of his long-time American trainer Freddie Roach, the Filipino said as he prepares for his bout against Argentine welterweight champion 9

April 15, 2018 11:55 PM PSG secure title, but thoughts already on summer of change

PARIS: It may have felt in many respects as though Paris Saint-Germain's season ended a month ago, but this Sunday they find themselves celebrating reclaiming the French title, their second trophy in a fortnight. While Neymar is still absent recovering from an operation on a fractured foot, Unai Emery's side took back the Ligue 1 crown in the best possible 15

April 14, 2018 10:51 AM Discipline key in Kedah’s 4-0 win over Selangor

ALOR SETAR, April 14 — Kedah chief coach Mohd Nidzam Adzha Yusoff views the discipline of his players in playing according to instructions as the winning formula in their 4-0 defeat of Selangor in a Super League match at the Darul Aman Stadium here last night. The Red Eagles opened the score via Mohd Syazwan Zainon, followed by subsequent goals in the 45th and 65th minutes 7

April 14, 2018 1:06 AM Bayern Munich name Frankfurt's Niko Kovac as next coach

BERLIN, Germany: German giants Bayern Munich on Friday named Eintracht Frankfurt coach Niko Kovac as their new coach, succeeding Jupp Heynckes at the end of the season. "Niko was a player at Bayern, he is very familiar with the people involved as well as the structure and the DNA of the club," said Bayern sporting director Hasan Salihamidzic. "We are convinced 17