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Dechapol Puavaranukroh and Sapsiree Taerattanachai claimed their maiden BWF World Tour Super 1000 title after winning the Yonex Thailand Open.

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Man Utd retain top spot after Liverpool draw, Man City up to second

Man Utd retain top spot after Liverpool draw, Man City up to second

LONDON: Manchester United held onto top spot in the Premier League after Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker forced them to settle for a 0-0 draw, while Manchester City powered into second place with a 4-0 rout of Crystal Palace on Sunday.

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Doubles title a bright spot for Thais

Dechapol Puavaranukroh and Sapsiree Taerattanachai claimed their maiden BWF World Tour Super 1000 title after winning the Yonex Thailand Open.

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Man Utd retain top spot after Liverpool draw, Man City up to second

LONDON: Manchester United held onto top spot in the Premier League after Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker forced them to settle for a 0-0 draw, while Manchester City powered into second place with a 4-0 rout of Crystal Palace on Sunday.

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Man Utd retain top spot after Liverpool draw, Man City up to second
17 Jan 2021

Greek official axed after Olympian's sex abuse claim

ATHENS: A senior official at the Greek sailing federation has been forced to resign in the wake of sexual abuse allegations by one of the country's top Olympians, the governing body said.

17 Jan 2021
Greek official axed after Olympian's sex abuse claim
17 Jan 2021

Marin and Axelsen claim Thailand Open singles titles

Reigning Olympic champion Carolina Marin bolstered her chances of defending in Tokyo later this year after claiming the Thailand Open in Bangkok Sunday over top seed Tai Tzu-ying.

17 Jan 2021
Marin and Axelsen claim Thailand Open singles titles
17 Jan 2021

No delay to Australian Open despite fourth positive Covid case

MELBOURNE - Australian Open chief Craig Tiley insisted Sunday the Grand Slam would begin as scheduled next month, while admitting it was "not a great situation" for the 47 players who have been confined to their hotel rooms.

17 Jan 2021
No delay to Australian Open despite fourth positive Covid case
17 Jan 2021

American Steele fires 61 to swipe lead at PGA Sony Open

LOS ANGELES - Brendan Steele birdied three of the last four holes on the front and back nines to shoot a nine-under par 61 and seize a two-stroke lead after Saturday's third round of the PGA Sony Open.

17 Jan 2021
American Steele fires 61 to swipe lead at PGA Sony Open
17 Jan 2021

Mount ends Chelsea barren run, Leicester up to second

LONDON: Mason Mount put Chelsea back on track with the late winner that sealed a vital 1-0 victory at 10-man Fulham, while Leicester moved up to second in the Premier League thanks to a 2-0 win over Southampton.

17 Jan 2021
Mount ends Chelsea barren run, Leicester up to second
17 Jan 2021

Doubles stars raise hopes of two titles

Local stars will be aiming to complete a double on the final day of the US$1 million Yonex Thailand Open at Muang Thong Thani's Impact Arena on Sunday.

17 Jan 2021
Doubles stars raise hopes of two titles
17 Jan 2021

Disarray as 47 players affected after positive tests on Australian Open planes

MELBOURNE: Forty-seven players were barred from practising for a fortnight Saturday in a major setback to their Australian Open preparations after passengers on two charter flights that brought them to Melbourne tested positive to Covid-19.

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Disarray as 47 players affected after positive tests on Australian Open planes
16 Jan 2021

Rooney ends playing career to become full-time Derby boss

LONDON: Former Manchester United and England star Wayne Rooney ended his illustrious playing career on Friday to take up the job of managing Championship side Derby on a full-time basis.

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Rooney ends playing career to become full-time Derby boss