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  • Serena Williams set to begin Writer : desk report August 20, 2019

    Serena Williams is set to begin her 2020 season at the WTA’s ASB Classic in Auckland in January. Organizers of the ASB Classic announced the entry of the 23-time major winner on Tuesday. The 37-year-old Williams has played the hard court tournament ...

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  • USOPC proposes more athletes on Writer : desk report August 20, 2019

    The U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee is taking steps designed to help athletes in the wake of Olympic sex-abuse scandals, proposing an increase in their numbers on its board and a recasting of its mission statement to include the job ...

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  • Indian Women’s Hockey team in Writer : desk report August 19, 2019

    A 20-member Sports Authority of India’s (SAI) National Women’s Hockey Academy team arrived here on Monday afternoon to play six friendly matches against Bangladesh Women’s Hockey team beginning on Tuesday at the Maulana Bhasani Hockey Stadium here. Bangladesh Women’s Hockey team ...

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  • Archery Youth Champs: Bangladesh archers Writer : desk report August 19, 2019

    Bangladesh Archers will start their World Archery Youth Championship’2019 campaign on Tuesday at the Zona Sur University Sports Complex in Madrid of Spain. On the day, Archers Hakim Ahmed Rubel, Tamimul Islam and Md Shakib Mollah will compete in the qualification ...

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  • Sri Lanka win 1st test Writer : desk report August 18, 2019

    A ninth test century from captain Dimuth Karunaratne propelled Sri Lanka to a six-wicket win over New Zealand in the first cricket test on Sunday. Chasing 268 runs to win the first test of a two-match series, Sri Lanka started the ...

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  • Barty upset in Cincy semifinal; Writer : desk report August 18, 2019

    Ashleigh Barty’s chance to move back to No. 1 was only one victory away. At the end of an up-and-down week, she didn’t have another comeback left. Neither did Novak Djokovic, who came away with yet another disappointment in Cincinnati. Barty lost ...

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  • Tiger Woods has effect on Writer : desk report August 8, 2019

    Tiger Woods’ first vacation to Thailand was a lot different than when he goes there for work. “No one knew who I was,” Woods said Wednesday with a smile. That might be true when no one’s trying to bother him at a ...

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  • Hockey Federation pick-up 35 players Writer : desk report August 7, 2019

    Bangladesh Hockey Federation (BHF) initially picked-up 35 players to form a Bangladesh U-21 team for the Junior Asia Cup Hockey’2020 scheduled to be held in Bangladesh next year. BHF selected them from initially participated 100 players after conducting a six-day open ...

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  • European Tour suspends Olesen pending Writer : desk report August 7, 2019

    The European Tour has suspended Thorbjorn Olesen pending the investigation into his arrest on charges of being drunk on an aircraft and assaulting a female passenger while she slept. Olesen is to appear in court on Aug. 21 on charges of ...

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  • Barty upset at Rogers Cup, Writer : desk report August 7, 2019

    Ashleigh Barty lost 6-7 (5), 6-3, 6-4 to American Sofia Kenin in second-round play at the Rogers Cup on Tuesday, putting the Australian’s No. 1 ranking in peril. Current world No. 2 Naomi Osaka of Japan would overtake Barty for the ...

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