Roger Federer To Clash With Novak Djokovic In Cincinnati Masters Final

The Belgian needed treatment for a shoulder problem after losing the opening set. Djokovic beat 2016 winner Marin Cilic 6-4, 3-6, 6-3 to earn his place. “I realised that he was not serving very big,” Federer said. “But it was only after he was treated that I knew something might be wrong. “I could see […]

Indian Women’s Kabaddi Team Thrashes Japan 43-12

Live updates of Asian Games 2018, Day 1 straight from Jakarta, Indonesia 08:31 IST: Wushu Update Anjul Namdeo finishes fifth in Men’s Changquan. China’s Sun Peiyuan clinches the gold medal. 08:29 IST: Qualification Round 1 for women’s Trap Seema Tomar has moved to the top spot 08:27 IST: Air Rifle Mixed Team Qualification Update Apurvi Chandela and Ravi […]

Joint Korean March To Get Asiad Opening Ceremony Started

But organisers insist they are ready, and 4,000 dancers and a 100-piece orchestra will get the party started in Jakarta at a ceremony which organisers say will be watched by billions of people across Asia and beyond. The main Gelora Bung Karno stadium will be transformed into a verdant mountain, organisers say, and Indonesian celebrity […]

Two Koreas March Together As Asian Games Burst Into Life

North and South Korea marched together in a stirring display of unity as the Asian Games, one of the world’s biggest sports events, opened in a blaze of colour in Jakarta on Saturday. South Korean women’s basketball player Lim Yung-hui and North Korean footballer Ju Kyong-Chol jointly held the Korean Unification flag aloft as they […]

Harry Kane Ensures No Wembley Woe For Tottenham Hotspur, Bournemouth Go Joint Top

After becoming the first Premier League side since the introduction of the summer transfer window to fail to sign a player, Spurs were dealt another blow off the field in midweek with the news their new 62,000-capacity stadium won’t be ready until at least October. Mauricio Pochettino’s men will, therefore, host another two home fixtures […]