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  • Pakistan downs Indian spy drone in AJK

    MUZAFFARABAD: The Pakistan Army on Friday said it had shot down an Indian ‘spy drone’ along the Line of Control (LoC) in Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) as tensions continued to flare between the two countries amid unrelenting ceasefire violations at the heavily-militarised de facto border...

    “Indian quadcopter spying across LoC in Rakhchikri sector shot down by Pakistan Army shooters,” tweeted Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor, Director General of...

  • Pakistan's mixed martial arts fighter Uloomi Karim downs India's Yadwinder Singh

    Pakistan's Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighter Uloomi Karim Shaheen on Saturday beat India's Yadwinder Singh in a World Series of Fighting Global Championship (WSOF-GC) bout at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Manila, Philippines...

    Ahmed Mujtaba, another MMA fighter from Pakistan, was also successful at Manila as he beat Philippines' Neil Laranow in the first round via a Triangle Choke...

  • Federer downs Zverev in ‘generation game’ to reach semis

    LONDON: A day after the ATP Finals lost Rafael Nadal to injury, Roger Federer lifted spirits at the O2 Arena by extending his stay to the weekend...

    The 19-time Grand Slam champion marched into Saturday’s semi-finals but he made hard work of the task before finally prevailing 7-6 (8-6), 5-7, 6-1 in a gripping battle of the generations with Germany’s Alexander Zverev
  • Djokovic downs Murray to reach French Open final

    PARIS: World number one Novak Djokovic stayed on course for a career slam when he beat British third seed Andy Murray 6-3 6-3 5-7 5-7 6-1 to reach the final of the French Open on Saturday...

    The Serb, looking to win the only major missing from his collection, was leading 6-3 6-3 5-7 3-3 when play was interrupted by rain and dusk on Friday
  • Dimitrov downs Goffin to reach ATP Finals semis

    LONDON: The coaching seemed to have helped, whether Grigor Dimitrov heard it or not...

    The sixth-seeded Bulgarian made his way into the semi-finals at the ATP Finals on Wednesday by beating David Goffin 6-0, 6-2, but he was given a violation for coaching during the second set
  • Ostapenko downs Muguruza to reach semis

    WUHAN: French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko beat Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza 1-6, 6-3, 6-2 in the Wuhan Open quarter-finals on Thursday...

    Ostapenko came from a break down in the deciding set, winning the last five games to beat Muguruza for the first time and a world number one for the first time
  • Sasnovich downs Stephens to take Fed Cup final to deciding doubles

    MINSK: Aliaksandra Sasn­ovich came from behind to beat US Open champion Sloane Stephens 4-6, 6-1, 8-6 and draw Belarus level at 2-2 with the United States in the Fed Cup final on Sunday, forcing a deciding doubles encounter...

    Coco Vandeweghe gave the US, who are seeking a record-extending 18th title, a 2-1 lead when she beat world number 78 Aryna Sabalenka 7-6 (7-5), 6-1 in the day’s first singles rubber
  • Nadal downs Del Potro, will face Anderson for US Open title

    Rafael Nadal moved one win away from a third US Open title and 16th Grand Slam crown on Friday when he defeated weary Juan Martin del Potro 4-6, 6-0, 6-3, 6-2...

    The 31-year-old Spaniard, the 2010 and 2013 champion in New York, will be playing in his 23rd Slam final and third this year, looking to add the US title to his record 10th French Open
  • Ice-cool Goffin downs Tsonga to force Davis Cup decider

    LILLE: David Goffin never once lost his cool as he swept aside a nervy Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 7-6 (7-5), 6-3, 6-2 in the first reverse singles match on Sunday to put Belgium level at 2-2 with hosts France and force a decisive fifth rubber...

    Richard Gasquet and Pierre-Hugues Herbert put France, seeking their first title since 2001, in pole position after Saturday’s doubles victory, but Goffin quietened a passionate French crowd in Lille to...
  • Amir downs Algieri

    NEW YORK: Britain’s Amir Khan took a unanimous decision victory on Friday over American Chris Algieri in a welterweight match-up, then called out unbeaten Floyd Mayweather for a world title showdown...

    Amir improved to 31-3 with his fifth victory in a row, which came by judges’ scores of 117-111, 117-111 and 115-113
  • Syria air raids kill 48 civilians; Turkey downs 'Syrian helicopter'

    BEIRUT/ANKARA: At least 48 civilians, including nine children, were killed on Saturday in regime air raids on Syria's northwest province of Idlib, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported...

    “Air strikes by regime aircraft on Idlib city and the towns of Saraqeb and Kafr Awid,” all controlled by rebel forces, killed 48 civilians, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported
  • Aguero header downs Uruguay, gets Argentina on-track

    LA SERENA: Sergio Aguero got Argentina's Copa America campaign back on track Tuesday, scoring the only goal as the tournament favourites battled to a 1-0 victory over historic rivals Uruguay...

    Aguero bagged his second goal of the tournament with a typically brave diving header in the 56th minute after a niggly battle between the 1930 World Cup finalists in their 199th meeting
  • Murray downs Del Potro to reach last 16 at French Open

    PARIS: Andy Murray downed longtime rival Juan Martin del Potro to reach the Roland Garros last 16 Saturday while French hopes were overshadowed by a bitter feud between two of their top stars...

    World number one Murray triumphed 7-6 (10-8), 7-5, 6-0 for his seventh win in 10 meetings with Del Potro whose challenge fizzled out after squandering four set points in the 87-minute opener
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