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Barcelona head to England for camp without new forward

Barcelona, July 24 (IANS) FC Barcelona have concluded the first phase of preparations for the new football season after training for a whole week in its sports city, and will be heading on Monday...

Hamilton wins fifth Hungarian F1 GP

Budapest, July 24 (IANS) British driver Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes won the Hungarian Grand Prix on Sunday, beating teammate Nico Rosberg of Germany to become the new leader of the Formula One World Championship. Starting...

IOC rules out blanket ban on Russia from Rio Games

Lausanne, July 24 (IANS) The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Sunday decided to leave it to individual sports' federations to decide on Russian sportspersons' entry into next month's Olympics, ruling out a blanket ban...

Tennis: Feliciano Lopez wins Swiss Open Gstaad

Gstaad (Switzerland), July 24 (IANS) Spanish tennis player Feliciano Lopez won the Swiss Open Gstaad after beating the Dutch Robin Haase in the final 6-4, 7-5 in 77 minutes here on Sunday. Lopez finally managed...

Zenit St. Petersburg beat CSKA Moscow 1-0 in Russian Super Cup

Moscow, July 24 (IANS) FC Zenit St. Petersburg snatched a confident 1-0 victory over CSKA Moscow in a 2016 Russia Super Cup football match at the Lokomotiv stadium here. Mauricio scored the only goal in...

Double podium for Armaan in Thailand

Buriram (Thailand), July 24 (IANS) India’s Armaan Ebrahim along with Dilantha Malagamuwa of Sri Lanka notched up a fine double podium finish in the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Asia series here this weekend. In the doubleheader,...

Harika wins first game in Chinese chess league

Jiaxing (China), July 24 (IANS) India's young Grand Master Harika Dronavlli continued her brilliant run by winning her second game in the Chinese A Division Chess League here on Sunday. Playing for Team Shandong, she...

Manchester United target Matuidi’s future uncertain admits PSG coach

Newly appointed PSG coach Unai Emery has not ruled out a potential transfer of star midfielder Blaise Matuidi. However, he wants the talented midfielder to stay with French giants Paris Saint-Germain this season ahead of...

Indian hockey juniors overwhelm Scotland 5-1

Marlow (England), July 24 (IANS) Ajay Yadav and Varun Kumar scored a brace each as India’s junior men’s hockey team beat Scotland 5-1 in the second encounter of their UK tour at the Bisham...

India’s Olympics sprint hope Dutee pleads for new running shoes

New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Dutee Chand is sprinting hard and she has her aim set -- the coveted gold medal at the Rio Olympics where she would compete in the 100-metre event, the...