LIVERPOOL: Ashley Young says Manchester United will aim to secure second spot in the Premier League with five “cup final” displays in their remaining fixtures.
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian divers failed to shine on the first day of the 2015 Fina Diving World Series in Kazan, Russia.
KUALA LUMPUR: It was a mere walk in the park for Malaysian women’s pair in the second round of the 2015 Asian Badminton Championships (ABC) in Wuhan, China.
MADRID: Andres Iniesta will always be a hero to Barcelona and Spain fans but some had started to question whether the 30-year-old’s best days were behind him.
DHAKA: Fast bowler Imran Khan will replace Sohail Khan, who has not recovered sufficiently from his back injury, for the two-test series in Bangladesh, the Pakistan Cricket Board said.
LAS VEGAS: Floyd Mayweather Jr. got his license to fight Manny Pacquiao, along with a question about domestic abuse. Veteran referee Kenny Bayless got a spot in boxing’s richest fight ever.
SOCHI, Russia: Fallout from an explosive dispute between a sports baron and IOC president Thomas Bach grew Tuesday as more federations froze contacts with the rebellion leader.
LOS ANGELES: Manny Pacquiao’s teleconference call on Monday was abruptly halted just minutes after it began with promoter Bob Arum delivering an obscenity before telling organisers to shut it down.
KARACHI: Pakistani greats today slammed the team’s first ever series loss to Bangladesh, with former captain Javed Miandad terming it the “lowest point” in his country’s cricketing history.
KOLKATA: Indian cricket batsman Ankit Keshri died early today, three days after suffering a head injury in a freak accident on the field during a one-day match in the eastern city of Kolkata.
MANAMA: Lewis Hamilton is confident his Mercedes team have the potential and resources to fend off Ferrari’s resurgent form and stay on top in defence of their Formula One world titles this year.
MUNICH: Pep Guardiola insists he will remain Bayern Munich’s coach next season amidst reports he is set to take over at Manchester City when his current contract expires in June 2016.
LONDON: It was supposed to be the dream farewell for Steven Gerrard. With the FA Cup final falling on his 35th birthday, it was an opportunity for a perfect send-off.
LONDON: Eden Hazard underlined his claims to be voted Player of the Year with another match-winning display as Premier League leaders Chelsea stormed 10 points clear with a 1-0 victory over Manchester United on Saturday.
KUALA LUMPUR: Selangor stayed ahead of Felda United at the top of the Super League standings after a thumping 4-0 win over LionsXII in Shah Alam on Saturday.