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FIFA approves revised 2019-2022 budget

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LONDON – Football’s global governing body FIFA has predicted a drop of US$120 million in revenue for the period 2019-2022 ...

Let Winged Foot be Winged Foot, let golfers beware

The tough course is a ‘searching test’ of every facet of a player’s game
NEW YORK • Winged Foot will be Winged Foot, and that should be all it takes ...

Rivals ponder how to break Bayern’s grip on Bundesliga

The Bavarian giant has already lost 3 of the Champions League-winning squad
BERLIN • European champions Bayern Munich begins the hunt for a ...

Thiem beats Zverev to win US Open for 1st Grand Slam title

The 2nd-seeded Austrian beats the 5th seed in 4 hours 2 minutes inside a near-empty Arthur Ashe Stadium
by AFP / pic by AFP NEW YORK • Dominic Thiem ...

Osaka’s 3rd Grand Slam, anti-racism stand hailed in Japan

Osaka wore different masks for each of her 7 matches, honouring victims of racial injustice and police brutality
TOKYO • Naomi Osaka’s victory in the ...

Yamaha’s Morbidelli wins San Marino MotoGP

MISANO ADRIATICO • Franco Morbidelli won the San Marino MotoGP yesterday as Andrea Dovizioso took the championship lead from Fabio Quartararo, who crashed ...

Six-major PGA ‘super season’ begins with US Open tune-up

The Safeway Open marks the beginning, 4 days after Johnson captured the Tour Championship
SAN FRANCISCO • A US PGA Tour “super season”, with six major ...

Liverpool, Man City face tough battle from Premier League challengers

A rejuvenated United and free-spending Chelsea could force themselves into a 4-way race for the title
LONDON • Liverpool and Manchester City remain ...

COVID-19 lifts Southeast Asia’s eSports and gaming industry

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THE COVID-19 pandemic has lifted eSports and gaming industry particularly in Southeast Asia on the back of rising income ...

Malaysia obtains 4 slots for cycling at Tokyo Paralympic

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THE national para-cycling squad received four slots, namely three men’s and one women’s events at the 2020 Tokyo Paralympic ...

Messi trains alone as Barca reintegration begins

The embittered captain’s return may not be an easy one, particularly given some of his closest teammates are likely to leave
by AFP / pic by AFP MADRID ...

Djokovic — Grand Slam superstar, but never people’s champion

NEW YORK • From growing up with NATO bombs raining down on Serbia to securing his place among the Grand Slam greats, Novak Djokovic never fails to both ...