Tennis: Escobdeo upsets Evans in Miami

March 23, 2017 6:14 pm0 comments
Tennis: Escobdeo upsets Evans in Miami

MIAMI (AFP) – Young American Ernesto Escobedo pulled off a surprise victory in three sets over Britain s Dan Evans in the first round of the Miami Open on Wednesday. The 20-year-old Mexican-American, who grew up playing on rough public courts in Los Angeles, is playing in his Masters 1000 […]

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Pakistan beat New Zealand 4-2 in third hockey test

March 21, 2017 7:22 pm0 comments
Pakistan beat New Zealand 4-2 in third hockey test

WELLINGTON (APP) – Youthful Abubakr starred in Pakistan’s thumping 4-2 victory over New Zealand with a superb penalty corner goals hat trick in the third hockey test at Wellington’s national hockey stadium. Abubakr from Faisalabad justified his inclusion in the national senior team and earned a unique distinction of slamming […]

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SSU commando Saeed Afridi wins martial arts world championship

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SSU commando Saeed Afridi wins martial arts world championship

Special Security Unit (SSU) commando of Sindh police Khan Saeed Afridi won gold medal in 2nd International Thai Martial Arts Games and Festival 2017, and became the martial arts world champion. 26-year-old Saeed Afridi downed Indonesian opponent in the final bout that was held at National Stadium Bangkok. 70 countries […]

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Four international wrestlers reach Karachi

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Four international wrestlers reach Karachi

– Four international wrestlers have reached Karachi to participate in the wrestling event, reported Dunya News on Tuesday. Pakistan is holding wrestling event of international level for the first time and matches will be played in different cities. According to management, wrestlers from more than twenty countries will participate in […]

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Schweinsteiger signs for Chicago Fire: Man Utd

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Schweinsteiger signs for Chicago Fire: Man Utd

CHICAGO (AFP) – Former Germany captain Bastian Schweinsteiger has signed for Major League Soccer side the Chicago Fire from Premier League giants Manchester United, the English club confirmed on Tuesday. Schweinsteiger, a key member of Germany s 2014 World Cup-winning team, heads to the United States after an unhappy stint […]

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Tennis: Federer in full flight heading into Miami

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Tennis: Federer in full flight heading into Miami

INDIAN WELLS (AFP) – Roger Federer keeps saying he s still on the comeback trail, but he s covering ground faster than he ever imagined. The Swiss, sidelined much of 2016 with a knee injury, soared to a fifth ATP Indian Wells Masters title on Sunday to go with the 18th Grand […]

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