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Football: Celtic are still sharp, says Dembele

Celtic striker Moussa Dembele says his side’s focus remains on winning with Hamilton due to visit on Wednesday despite dropping points in two of their past three Scottish Premiership outings. The champions extended their record-breaking domestic unbeaten run to 68 games with a 2-2 draw with Hibernian on Sunday but came close to seeing it end as Hibs came close …

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Russia’s Ivan Nedelko wins Serena Hotels ITF Futures Tennis Tournament

:Top seed Russian Ivan Nedelko outclassed Spaniard Pere Riba in straight sets to win men’s single title of Serena Hotels ITF Futures Tennis Tournament, 2017 on Sunday here at Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) Complex Garden Avenue. Both players exhibited exciting rallies, displayed sportsman spirit and the spectators applauded them throughout the match. Ambassador of Turkey, Sadik Babür Girgin was the …

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PSF wants to host World Jr Squash C’ship 2020

The Pakistan Squash Federation (PSF) has written a letter to the game’s world governing body in order to host the World Junior Squash Championship 2020. Talking to APP, Squash Legend Qamar Zaman who is also the PSF vice-president said we had asked the World Squash Federation (WSF) to allot the World Junior Squash Championship 2020 to Pakistan. “We are more …

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Ronaldo v Neymar as Real draw PSG in Champions League

Cristiano Ronaldo s Real Madrid stand in the way of Neymar s Paris Saint-Germain after the big-spending duo were drawn together in the tie of the round in the Champions League last 16 on Monday. But there were mixed fortunes for England s five representatives, a record number of clubs from one country to make the last 16, with Chelsea …

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Pak Army’s athletes dominate in Taekwondo Championship

:Pakistan Army athletes dominated on Monday in the 12th Korean Ambassador National Taekwondo Championship here at Pakistan Sports Complex. Pakistan Army’s Ijaz Ahmed, Salman, Syed Muhammad Afnan Shah, Suidra Batool, Muneeba Sher, Yamna Siddiqui and Mahnoor earned victories in various weight categories of mega event. In Under 54 Kg (Fin Weight), Shahzaib (Balochistan, first); Shahfeeq (Army, second) and Muhammad Owais …

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Aqeel, Shehzad overcome Spanish-French duo to win ITF Future tennis tournament

Pakistani pair Aqeel Khan and Shehzad Khan have won the ITF Future Tennis tournament in Islamabad after beating the Spanish/French duo of Pere Riba and Luka Pavlovic 7-6 (3), 7-6 (4). The final match of Serena Hotels ITF Futures Tennis Tournament 2017 was held in Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) Complex Garden Avenue. The Pakistani pair registered their historic win against …

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Rising high: Pakistani female powerlifter bags four gold medals in international competition

Saniha Ghafoor, Pakistan’s female powerlifter, has won four gold medals in the 57 kg category in a powerlifting championship in Singapore. The powerlifter participated in the Oceania Pacific Powerlifting Championship on Saturday. Ghafoor won four medals in four categories. She succeeded in the 57-kg category for squats, bench press, dead lift and total weight. According to APP, the powerlifter representing …

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Ex-Italy keeper Zenga takes over at Crotone

Italy s former international goalkeeper Walter Zenga has been appointed coach of Serie A strugglers Crotone. The 57-year-old replaces Devide Nicola who resigned on Wednesday after winning just 12 points from 15 games, leaving the club from southern Italy hovering just above the relegation zone. Zenga, who played 58 times for Italy and was Inter Milan s keeper for a …

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Amir Khan glad to be evicted from British reality show

Amir Khan said he is glad to be evicted out from a British TV reality show after the boxer had been involved in a bullying scandal with comedian Iain Lee. The Pakistan-origin boxer was voted out from I m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here due to not enough viewer votes. He was celebrating his 31st birthday when his time …

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Football: Flint fires Bristol City to last-gasp victory

A goal in stoppage time by Aden Flint gave Bristol City a 2-1 win over 10-man Sheffield United in an enthralling match in the English Championship on Friday. Flint s sixth goal of the season — the most for a defender in England s second tier this term — sent City three points clear of United in third place and …

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