23/08/2017 - 07:19

Turkey detains ex-national footballer over ‘coup links’

Turkish authorities have Tuesday detained former international football goalkeeper Omer Catkic on suspicion of links to the group blamed for last year’s failed coup against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the…

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22/08/2017 - 07:14

Football: Man City, Everton honour Barcelona victims

Manchester City and Everton paid tribute to the victims of the Manchester and Barcelona terror attacks in their Premier League meeting at the Etihad Stadium on Monday. Both teams’ shirts…

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21/08/2017 - 07:31

‘I’m not afraid’: Barcelona fans in show of defiance after attacks

Fans and players alike wore shirts blazoned with “Barcelona” on the back as they commemorated victims of the deadly Spain attacks as Barcelona kicked off their first game of the…

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16/08/2017 - 07:18

Football: International legends to play in Iraq

International legends will play in Iraq next month in an exhibition match aimed at helping people in the war-torn country to forget hardship, organisers said Monday. The game in the…

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14/08/2017 - 07:31

Cricket: Sri Lanka board clears first Pakistan tour since 2009 attack

Sri Lanka’s cricket board has approved a tour to Pakistan, eight years after a deadly militant attack against the team brought top international games there to a standstill, officials said…

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11/08/2017 - 07:29

Athletics: Burundi massacre victim rebuilds life through sport

Jean-Baptiste Alaize is known as the ‘Lion’ not for his considerable para athletics achievements but for surviving horrific wounds sustained in Burundi at the outset of the brutal civil war…

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