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    Gauff salutes Federer’s words of wisdom

    Agence France-Presse . Linz | Updated at 12:00am on October 15, 2019

    Coco Gauff hailed Roger Federer for his words of wisdom as the 15-year-old US prodigy on Sunday became the youngest champion on the WTA Tour...

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    Saudi fans delight in West Bank game

    Agence France-Presse . Riyadh | Updated at 12:00am on October 15, 2019

    Saudi football fans are delighted about their national team’s historic match Tuesday against their Palestinian ‘brothers’ in the occupied West Bank, but dismiss suggestions it...

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    ‘Best ever’ Biles hails record 25 world medals

    AFP | Updated at 12:00am on October 15, 2019

    US gymnastics star Simone Biles won her fifth gold medal in the women’s floor final Sunday to conclude her ‘best ever’ world championships and take...

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    Imrul makes his case with double ton

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 14, 2019

    Khulna division batsman Imrul Kayes gave the selectors a timely reminder about his ability by hitting a double century in their drawn National Cricket League first round match against Rangpur division...

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    A team content with series win

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 14, 2019

    Bangladesh A team players on Sunday expressed satisfaction regarding their recent series win over their Sri Lankan counterparts in the three-match one-day series in Colombo...

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    Ganguly set to be next BCCI president

    Reuters . Mumbai | Updated at 11:30am on October 14, 2019

    Former captain Sourav Ganguly is set to take charge as the head of India's cricket board this month, completing his transition from star player to a top administrator...

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    Argentina hit Ecuador for six in friendly

    Agence France-Presse. Elche, Spain | Updated at 11:43pm on October 13, 2019

    Argentina thumped Ecuador 6-1 in a friendly in Spain on Sunday, making light of the continued absence of Lionel Messi and a number of other top stars.

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    Brazil draw with Nigeria in friendly

    Reuters . Singapore | Updated at 12:00am on October 14, 2019

    Neymar went off injured 12 minutes into Brazil’s 1-1 draw with Nigeria in a friendly in Singapore on Sunday. The Paris Saint-Germain forward, making his 101st appearance for...

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    Medvedev clinches Shanghai Masters

    Agence France-Presse . Shanghai | Updated at 12:00am on October 14, 2019

    Daniil Medvedev won his fourth title of a spectacular year with a thumping 6-4, 6-1 victory over Alexander Zverev in the Shanghai Masters final on Sunday. Victory for the 23-year-old Russian, contesting a sixth final...

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    Shevchenko aims Euro berth as coach

    Agence France-Presse . Kharkiv | Updated at 12:00am on October 14, 2019

    Andriy Shevchenko enjoyed an illustrious career as Ukraine’s greatest striker. Now as coach of the national team, he is on the brink of guiding the side to Euro 2020...