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Czech Republic beat Hewitt, Australia team at Hopman Cup – Pavlyuchenkova upsets Swiss seed in Brisbane

BRISBANE, Australia, Jan 3, (AP): Lleyton Hewitt lost just weeks away from his retirement as Czech Republic beat the Australia Gold team at the Hopman Cup mixed teams event Sunday. Jiri Vesely defeated Hewitt, who will retire after the Australian Open, 6-3, 6-7 (1), 6-4 before Karolina Pliskova came from …

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Kuwaiti bikers dominate ‘LIWA Moto Cross Challenge’ in Abu Dhabi

Competitors from Kuwait’s Basel Salem Al-Sabah Motor Racing Club won fi rst place in the ongoing ‘LIWA Moto Cross Challenge’ which is being held in Abu Dhabi (UAE). In the (Mx2) category, Mishari Bosheba won fi rst place followed by his team-mate Muhammad Jaa’far, and in the (quads) category, Muhammad …

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Lawler clinches split-decision thriller over Condit at UFC 195 – Miocic stops Arlovski

LAS VEGAS, Jan 3, (AP): Robbie Lawler defended his UFC welterweight belt with a bruising split-decision victory over Carlos Condit at UFC 195 on Saturday night. Lawler (27-10) was awarded the narrow decision after an outstanding five-round brawl. Condit (30-9) landed 120 more strikes and wobbled the champion multiple times, …

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Rooney gem eases pressure on LVG as United edge Swansea – Toure, Aguero strike City comeback stuns Watford

MANCHESTER, United Kingdom, Jan 2, (AFP): Wayne Rooney eased the pressure on Louis van Gaal as the Manchester United captain’s superb backheeled strike secured a hard-fought 2-1 win over Swansea City on Saturday. Rooney’s 77th-minute moment of magic took him ahead of Denis Law to become the second-highest goalscorer in …

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Hammers leapfrog unconvincing Liverpool – Antonio, Carroll sink Reds

LONDON, Jan 2, (AFP): Andy Carroll and Michail Antonio both scored for a second successive match as West Ham United leapfrogged Liverpool in the Premier League table by beating them 2-0 on Saturday. The pair had scored in the 2-1 victory over Southampton that ended a run of eight games …

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Kuwaiti ace to pilot Ferrari 458 GT3 with Dragon Racing – Al-Mudhaf confirms Dubai 24hr entry

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 2: Kuwaiti ace endurance driver Khaled Al Mudhaf will join Dubai based Dragon Racing for the upcoming Dubai 24hrs, piloting the #888 Ferrari 458 Italia GT3. This is the first International endurance race of the new year for GT’s, touring cars and 24H Specials, with one of …

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Stanford ‘romps’ to victory against Iowa in Rose Bowl – Ohio State rolls past Notre Dame as Mississippi dominates Oklahoma

PASADENA, California, Jan 2, (AP): Stanford showed why it finished just outside the final four in the College Football Playoff and romped to a 45-16 victory over Iowa in the Rose Bowl on Friday. Christian McCaffrey caught a 75-yard touchdown pass on the opening snap and later returned a punt …

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Leaders Arsenal look for title proof in 2016 – Leicester determined to continue momentum

LONDON, Jan 1, (Agencies): As 2016 dawns, Premier League front-runners Arsenal go in search of evidence that they are capable of striking out on their own in pursuit of a first title since 2004. With Manchester United and Chelsea toiling, Liverpool rebuilding under Jurgen Klopp and Manchester City damagingly porous, …

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A fiery net ‘spell sees’ Lanka turn tables on NZ – Hosts lead series 2-1 with two matches remaining

NELSON, New Zealand, Jan 1, (AFP): A cracking 91 by Tillakaratne Dilshan after a fiery net session set Sri Lanka up for an eight-wicket victory over New Zealand in Nelson on Thursday to keep their one-day series alive. Sri Lanka knocked off their 277-run target with 22 balls to spare …

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