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Neymar’s Brazil look strong

Germany, Argentina tackle problems MOSCOW, June 9, (AFP): Neymar’s acclaimed return ahead of the World Cup supplied Brazil with an immeasurable boost, but holders Germany and Argentina arrive at the tournament confronting inconsistent form and disrupted preparations. The Paris Saint-Germain s u p e r s t a r ’ …

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Germany, Brazil top list of WC favourites

Russia throws off isolation as it gears for tournament MOSCOW, June 6, (AFP): Russia throws opens its doors for the World Cup in a week’s time, with superstars Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi performing in a country sharply at odds with some of the participating countries. The month-long celebration of …

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Al Qwassem All Stars overpower NLB to grab FTBK tourney lead

Clash of Strikes brush aside K2E2 Thunders KUWAIT CITY, June 6: Living up to their billing as one of the most likely title contenders, the juggernaut lineup of Al Qwassem All Stars proved their worth once again as they grabbed the tournament leadership after overpowering erstwhile front runner NLB Corporation …

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‘From Palestine, thank you Messi’

Israel in uproar over Argentina pre-WC friendly snub JERUSALEM, June 6, (AP): The sports-crazed nation of Israel was in uproar Wednesday over Argentina’s abrupt cancellation of a World Cup warmup match following pro-Palestinian protests, with some of the country’s leaders accusing Lionel Messi and his teammates of caving to terrorism. …

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Futsal Boutique, Al-Medmar outlast rivals

Kuwait Cables advance in second round KUWAIT CITY, June 5: Kuwait Cables reached the second round of the Late Abdullah Meshari Al-Rawdhan Futsal Tournament on its 19th day after defeating Wolver Hampton University. In the first game, the Futsal Boutique defeated Late Saad Al-Rasheedi team by three goals which were …

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Belgian police ‘detain’ 13 in match-fixing probe

BRUSSELS, June 5, (AFP): Belgian police on Tuesday held 13 people as part of a major international investigation into match-fixing in tennis, barely a month after a report warned of a “tsunami” of corruption in the lower levels of the sport. Officers swooped on 21 addresses in Belgium, while simultaneous …

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Motul introduces stunning new Ki’Win livery design concept

KUWAIT CITY, June 4: Motul and McLaren GT have collaborated for the launch of a stunning new livery design concept — “Ki’Win”. The new design is driven by the pioneering spirit of Motul for 165 years in the world of lubricants and McLaren’s half century experience to set benchmarks on …

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Victor Badminton Academy holds third module of coaching assessment

The assessment of the third module of coaching was held at the Victor Badminton Academy, Al-Sahil Sports Club Abu Halifa. A total of 57 students underwent the assessment which was held on June 1 and June 2, 2018. The students were categorized based on age and skill as follows: Girls …

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GAZOO Racing sweeps first place in SP-PRO of 24 Hours of Nürburgring

Lexus LC claims a class win on its debut in German endurance race KUWAIT CITY, June 3: Overcoming the challenges of one of the world’s most demanding circuits, the No. 56 GAZOO Racing’s Lexus LC, driven by Takeshi Tsuchiya, Takamitsu Matsui, Naoya Gamo, and Yuichi Nakayama, made a remarkable debut …

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Super Hat Trick defeat Hassan Abul Team – Kuwait Team secure spot in semis

KUWAIT CITY, June 2: Kuwait Team reserved its place in the semifinal in the fourth group after defeating Sadan Academy Team 1-0. The goal was scored by Muhammad Yasser. Kuwait Team will meet Super Hat Trick, which defeated Hassan Abul Team in a penalty. The teams that will play the …

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