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Tennis: Djokovic more dangerous than ever, says rival Thiem

ABU DHABI  – Former world number one and 12-time Grand Slam title winner Novak Djokovic will be more dangerous than ever when he makes his long-awaited return from an elbow injury, top 10 rival Dominic Thiem said Wednesday. Djokovic hasn t played since retiring from his quarter-final at Wimbledon against Tomas ...

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Pakistan unveils kit for T20I series against New Zealand

LAHORE- Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Tuesday unveiled its new kit for the T20I series against New Zealand. The team jersey for the T20I series to be played in New Zealand in January 2018 will be co-sponsored by Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL). This was announced at the kit unveiling ...

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Football: Coutinho inspires Liverpool rout

LIVERPOOL  – Liverpool playmaker Philippe Coutinho underlined his importance to the Reds ahead of the transfer window with a fine individual display in a comfortable 5-0 win over Premier League strugglers Swansea City on Tuesday. The Brazil international scored his 12th goal of the season with a fine curling effort ...

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Tennis: Djokovic determined to learn from injury misery

ABU DHABI – Former world number one Novak Djokovic admitted Tuesday his six-month absence from tennis has taught him never to take his career for granted, describing his injury agony as a “roller-coaster ride”. The 30-year-old Serb has not played since Wimbledon in July when a long-standing elbow injury forced ...

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Football: History can wait as Guardiola plans Christmas rotation

NEWCASTLE – Pep Guardiola will put squad rotation ahead of rewriting the European football history books when runaway Premier League leaders Manchester City visit Newcastle on Wednesday. Guardiola’s side crushed Bournemouth on Saturday to make it 17 successive league victories, two short of the current record for the top five ...

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Golf: Els receives special invitation to Masters: reports

WASHINGTON – Four-time major champion Ernie Els has received a special exemption to compete in next year s Masters golf tournament, multiple websites reported Monday. Golfweek, Golf Digest and Golf magazine reported that his management had confirmed the 48-year-old South African had been given a special entry into the field for ...

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