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Dortmund beat Bayern to clinch German Supercup

Berlin (IANS): Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored for Borussia Dortmund to snatch the DFL (German Football League) Supercup for the second time in row. Juergen Klopp’s men sealed the first title of the season, as Bayern Munich were unable ...

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Gavaskar escapes unhurt in accident

London (PTI): Former India skipper Sunil Gavaskar was lucky to escape unhurt in a car crash while travelling from Manchester to London on Sunday after the completion of the third Test between India and England. According to media reports, Gavaskar, ...

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McIlroy wins dramatic shootout to take PGA title

Louisville (AFP): Top-ranked Rory McIlroy won his fourth major title by capturing the PGA Championship in a dramatic shotmakers’ showdown over the back nine at rain-softened Valhalla. Three weeks after winning the British Open, the 25-year-old from Northern Ireland took ...

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Tsonga beats Federer in Toronto final

Toronto (AP): Jo-Wilfried Tsonga won the Rogers Cup, beating second-seeded Roger Federer 7-5 7-6 (3) for his fourth straight victory over a higher-seeded opponent. The 13th-seeded Frenchman won his first ATP Tour title of the season and 11th overall. He ...

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When Sachin shunned nets to rake in runs

New Delhi (PTI): Sachin Tendulkar produced a fairytale run in the 2003 World Cup, which, in his own words, included the biggest match of his career, without facing a single ball in the nets, according to former team-mate Rahul Dravid, ...

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Mighty Aussies too good for India

Glasgow (PTI): India’s quest for a Commonwealth Games hockey gold remained unfulfilled as they went down tamely 0-4 to title holders and world champions Australia in the final at the National Hockey Centre here on Sunday. Even though the two ...

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Kashyap takes a golden step

Glasgow (PTI): Parupalli Kashyap etched his name in the history books by becoming the first Indian male shuttler in 32 years to win a gold medal at the Commonwealth Games, but the women’s pair of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa ...

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Sindhu joins Thulasi, Kashyap, Srikanth in quarters

Glasgow (IANS): Indian badminton players had a great day at the Commonwealth Games when Pusarla Venkata Sindhu joined Parupalli Kashyap, Kidambi Srikanth, Rajah Menuri Venkata Gurusaidatt and Puthenpurayil Chandrika Thulasi in the singles quarterfinals Thursday night. Sindhu, India’s leading player ...

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