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Sports News

Martial arts: Britain takes first gold

SEOUL, June 28, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Great Britain picked up a first gold medal at the 2017 World Taekwondo Championships on Wednesday in South Korea as Bianca Walkden defeated Jackie Galloway of the Un...More...

Cricket: Sri Lanka eye redemption against Zimbabwe

COLOMBO, June 28, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Sri Lanka are looking to pick themselves up as the series against Zimbabwe begins this week in Galle after a string of poor performances prompted their coach to quit...More...

Football: FIFA discloses damaging Qatar World Cup bid report

LAUSANNE, June 28, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - FIFA on Tuesday released a long-withheld report on alleged corruption in awarding the 2022 World Cup to Qatar after more leaks deep...More...

Messi's star-studded Argentine wedding: what we know

ROSARIO, Argentina, June 28, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Football and showbiz stars gather in northern Argentina on Friday for Latin America's celebrity wedding bash of the decad...More...

RugbyL: Leeds look to tighten up against St Helens

LONDON, June 28, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - They say attack is the best form of defence, and Leeds Rhinos centre Joel Moon is under no illusions that his side need to improve with the ball in hand this weekend ...More...

Swimming: Ledecky wins 800 crown at US world trials

CHICAGO, June 28, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Five-time Olympic champion Katie Ledecky won the 800-meter freestyle Tuesday at the US Swim Championships with this year's fastest t...More...