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Rumman Raees ties the knot in Karachi

Rumman Raees ties the knot in Karachi

Rumman Raees ties the knot in Karachi. Pakistani fast-bowler Rumman Raees tied the knot today in Karachi and began the new innings of his life...
‘About time we win a World Cup’ – Holder

‘About time we win a World Cup’ – Holder

Jason Holder has sounded the call for fans to rally round the West Indies team as they begin their campaign to earn a place in the 2019 World Cup. A team which was an automatic pick in each of the past 11 editions, back-to-back champions in 1975 and 1979, now has to go through a…
Premier League reaction and gossip

Premier League reaction and gossip

Premier League reaction and gossip - Live - BBC Sport ]]> ]]> Summary Manchester City record 15th win to stay 11 points clear West Brom draw with Liverpool to move out of bottom three West Ham earn draw with Arsenal Have your say #bbcfootball or by text 81111
Mathews sidelined from Nidahas Trophy

Mathews sidelined from Nidahas Trophy

Angelo Mathews' ongoing hamstring troubles have ruled him out of the Nidahas Trophy tri-nation series, which begins next week. Though nominally Sri Lanka's limited-overs captain, he has led in only one ODI since his reinstatement in early January. Sri Lanka were led by Dinesh Chandimal in the six remaining limited-overs games on the tour of…
Ashes: Dawid Malan hits maiden Test century on day one in Perth

Ashes: Dawid Malan hits maiden Test century on day one in Perth

Malan's century came in 221 minutes and off 159 balls, including 13 fours and a six Third Ashes Test, Waca (day one of five) England 305-4 (89 overs): Malan 110*, Bairstow 75* Australia: Yet to bat Scorecard Dawid Malan struck his maiden Test century to breathe life into England's Ashes defence on the first day…
Chris Froome: Adverse finding is a doomsday scenario

Chris Froome: Adverse finding is a doomsday scenario

Chris Froome became the third man to win both the Tour de France and Vuelta a Espana in the same year, but could now be stripped of the latterIt is the doomsday scenario for Team Sky and Chris Froome: at the end of a season that has brought them unprecedented success on the road, a…
Ashes: Australia v England – third Test build-up

Ashes: Australia v England – third Test build-up

Ashes: Australia v England, third Test, Perth, day one - Live - BBC Sport ]]> ]]> Summary England win toss and bat Cook plays 150th Test Bairstow promoted to number six Aus: M Marsh replaces Handscomb England not won at Waca since 1978 Australia lead 2-0 in five-Test series England 1st Innings Batsman How Out…
Chris Froome: Team Sky rider says legacy will not be tainted by ‘adverse’ drugs test

Chris Froome: Team Sky rider says legacy will not be tainted by ‘adverse’ drugs...

'I certainly haven't broken any rules'Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome says his legacy will not be tainted after returning an "adverse" drugs test at the Vuelta a Espana. The Team Sky rider, 32, had double the allowed level of legal asthma drug Salbutamol in his urine. In an interview with the BBC in…
Swansea City 0-4 Manchester City

Swansea City 0-4 Manchester City

Manchester City's David Silva scored for the third consecutive gameManchester City manager Pep Guardiola praised the will to win of "animal" David Silva after his goals helped the Premier League leaders thrash Swansea and extend their record run of consecutive top-flight wins to 15. Silva scored twice and further goals from Kevin de Bruyne and…

Serena Williams, Simone Biles battle for USOC honours

Serena Williams, Simone Biles and Ted Ligety were among the finalists for United States Olympic Committee (USOC) male and female athletes of year honours...
Ashes: Dawid Malan ‘almost in tears’ after reaching maiden Test century

Ashes: Dawid Malan ‘almost in tears’ after reaching maiden Test century

I almost started crying - Malan on Ashes centuryEngland batsman Dawid Malan was "almost in tears" after reaching a maiden Test century on the first day of the third Ashes Test in Perth. Malan struck an unbeaten 110 to take England, who must avoid defeat to remain in the series, to 305-4 at the Waca.…
Chris Froome case handling is a scandal – Tony Martin

Chris Froome case handling is a scandal – Tony Martin

Tony Martin won time trial silver at London 2012, with Bradley Wiggins taking gold and Chris Froome bronzeThe handling of Chris Froome's adverse drugs test by cycling authorities is a "scandal" and a "double standard" is being applied, says four-time world time trial champion Tony Martin. Four-time Tour de France winner Froome had double the…