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Madjer to coach Algeria football team

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 13:46

Algiers, Oct 19 (IANS) Former star Rabah Madjer has been appointed the new coach of the Alegerian football team, replacing Spaniard Lucas Alcaraz.

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Shuttler Sindhu bows out of Denmark Open

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 13:02

Odense (Denmark), Oct 19 (IANS) Star Indian shuttler P.V. Sindhu lost her opening round match to Chen Yufei of China and bowed out of the Denmark Open World Superseries Premier here.

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Atletico struggle as Barca, PSG, United keep winning

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 12:28

Madrid, Oct 19 (IANS) Atletico Madrid remain winless in the 2017-18 Champions League group stage after drawing 0-0 with Qarabag while Barcelona, Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester United each moved closer to clinching berths in the round of 16.

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Fluminense maintain hopes of Libertadores berth

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 12:22

Rio de Janeiro, Oct 19 (IANS) Fluminense kept alive their hopes of securing a berth in next year's Copa Libertadores with a 3-1 home victory over Sao Paulo in Brazil's Serie A football championship.

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Pique off but easy win for Barcelona

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 12:00

Madrid, Oct 19 (IANS) FC Barcelona played with one man less for almost 50 minutes in their Champions League group tie at home to Olympiakos after Gerard Pique was sent off for two yellow cards but still ran out easy 3-1 winners to make it three wins out of three games in Europe.

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Flamengo coach Rueda rules out Chile job

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 11:56

Rio de Janeiro, Oct 19 (IANS) Reinaldo Rueda has distanced himself from Chile's vacant coaching position, insisting that he is focused on seeing out his contract with Brazilian side Flamengo.

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Argentina has mistreated Higuain: Batistuta

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 10:16

Rio de Janeiro, Oct 19 (IANS) Former Argentine international striker Gabriel Batistuta has urged national team coach Jorge Sampaoli to recall striker Gonzalo Higuain ahead of next year's World Cup.

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Saina, Srikanth, Prannoy advance at Denmark Open

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 22:44

Odense (Denmark), Oct 18 (IANS) Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth and H.S. Prannoy entered the second round, while B. Sai Praneeth and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy were eliminated in the opening round of the Denmark Open World Superseries Premier here on Wednesday.

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Olympic high jump champ Ruth Beitia retires

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 22:20

Madrid, Oct 18 (IANS) Olympic 2016 women's high jump champion Ruth Beitia of Spain brought the curtain down on her long and successful career on Wednesday.

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AFC Cup: Bengaluru go down in Inter-Zone final

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 22:18

Bengaluru, Oct 18 (IANS) Bengaluru FC crashed out of the AFC Cup football tournament following a 2-2 draw with FC Istiklol Dushanbe in the second leg of the Inter-Zone Final here on Wednesday.

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Bengaluru, Patna play draw in PKL

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 22:12

Pune, Oct 18 (IANS) Bengaluru Bulls and Patna Pirates played out a hard-fought 29-29 draw in a Vivo Pro Kabaddi (PKL) contest here on Wednesday.

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Istiklol eliminate Bengaluru from AFC Cup

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 21:40

Bengaluru, Oct 18 (IANS) Bengaluru FC crashed out of the AFC Cup football tournament following a 2-2 draw with Istiklol FC in the second leg of the Inter-Zone Final here on Wednesday.

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