PLYMOUTH: Stand-in captain Lucas Leiva scored his first goal in seven years to earn Liverpool a 1-0 victory at fourth-tier underdogs Plymouth Argyle in Wednesday's (Jan 18) FA Cup third-round replay.
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MELBOURNE: Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams launched their Australian Open campaigns in style on Tuesday (Jan 17) as Ivo Karlovic smashed a record 75 aces in an unprecedented, 84-game marathon.
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BEIJING: China's clampdown on big-spending football clubs has scuppered a bid by Tianjin to buy Diego Costa and a host of other Europe-based stars, its chairman said.
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MELBOURNE: World number one Angelique Kerber battled past Lesia Tsurenko in a stuttering start to her first Grand Slam title defence at the Australian Open on Monday (Jan 16).
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MELBOURNE: Andy Murray ground out a hard-earned straight sets win over plucky Illya Marchenko to open his campaign for a first Australian Open title in Melbourne on Monday (Jan 16).
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MILAN: AC Milan battled back from two goals down to draw 2-2 at Torino on Monday (Jan 16) keeping their bid for Europe alive by moving fifth in the Serie A table.
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Marksman and Olympic winner Hoang Xuan Vinh is all set to take part in the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup, which will start on February 22 in India.
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The City Marathon, HCMC Run 2017 powered by Taiwan Excellence took place at the Crescent Plaza in District 7’s Phu My Hung from January 14-15.
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Vietnam took top position in the Southeast Asian Vovinam (Vietnamese traditional martial art) Championship on January 16 in Seam Reap, Cambodia.
Vietnam wins 12 gold medals at regional vovinam championship. (Photo: thethaovietnam.vn)
MANCHESTER: Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored an 84th-minute header as Manchester United prevented Liverpool from recapturing second place in the Premier League table in a 1-1 draw on Sunday (Jan 15).
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