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Seferovic hat-trick helps Swiss stun Belgium to reach semis

PARIS (AFP) – Haris Seferovic starred with a hat-trick as Switzerland staged a sensational comeback to thrash Belgium 5-2 in Lucerne on Sunday and qualify for the Nations League finals in dramatic fashion. Thorgan Hazard s early double left Switzerland needing to win by two goals to qualify from Group ...

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Root ton puts England on top against Sri Lanka

KANDY (AFP) – Captain Joe Root smashed 124 and newcomer Ben Foakes again hit valuable tail end runs to put England in command of the second Test against Sri Lanka on Friday. England reached 324 for nine — a second innings lead of 278 — when bad light stopped play ...

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Denmark gain Nations League promotion with Wales win

CARDIFF (AFP) – Denmark climbed into the top tier of the Nations League with a 2-1 win over Wales in Cardiff on Friday. Victory saw Denmark top Group B4 and secure promotion to League A. Nicolai Jorgensen finished off a superb counter-attack to put the visitors in front three minutes ...

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Djokovic, Federer back new ATP Cup men’s team event

LONDON (AFP) – Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer have backed a new men s team competition just a day after the Serbian raised concerns over the timing of the event, which will take place shortly after the revamped Davis Cup. The ATP Cup, announced by the ATP and Tennis Australia ...

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Taylor heroics in vain as Bangladesh level series

(AFP) – Zimbabwe s Brendan Taylor fought valiantly with his second century of the Test but Bangladesh won the final match by 218 runs to end the series at 1-1 on Thursday. Needing a mammoth 443 to win, Zimbabwe were bowled out for 224 in the second session on the ...

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