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November 15, 2018 12:00 AM KKR dump Aussie Starc by text

SYDNEY: Australian pace spearhead Mitchell Starc could skip next year’s Indian Premier League and focus on preparing for the World Cup after being dumped by the Kolkata Knight Riders this week via text message. The left-armer was one of the most expensive buys in the annual bidding war for the 2018 season at US$1.47 million, but he missed the event after

November 13, 2018 12:00 AM Kuchar survives scare to end title drought

MEXICO CITY: Matt Kuchar survived a late scare to clinch his first title in four years on Sunday with a one-shot victory at the US PGA Tour’s Mayakoba Classic in Playa del Carmen. The 40-year-old American, who had started the final round with a four-shot lead, squeezed home ahead of New Zealand’s Danny Lee after posting a two-under-par 69.Lee had surged 1

November 12, 2018 12:00 AM World champion Momota wins China Open

SHANGHAI: World champion Kento Momota won badminton’s Fuzhou China Open on Sunday to add another title to his already spectacular season. Japan’s world number one survived a spirited challenge from Taiwan’s Chou Tien-chen, defeating the fourth seed 21-13, 11-21, 21-16 in 66 minutes.The 24-year-old Momota collapsed to the court floor and lay on his back exhausted 2

November 11, 2018 12:00 AM Momota sails into China Open final

SHANGHAI: World champion Kento Momota fought back from a game down to defeat Olympic title-holder Chen Long and reach Sunday’s final of the Fuzhou China Open badminton tournament. The Japanese world number one will meet Taiwan’s Chou Tien-chen in the decider after beating China’s Chen 19-21, 21-17, 21-17. Top seed Momota is chasing a fourth tournament 1

November 11, 2018 12:00 AM Kuchar takes two-shot lead over Champ in Mexico

MEXICO CITY: Matt Kuchar grabbed a two-shot lead at the US PGA Tour’s Mayakoba Classic in Mexico on Friday, firing his second straight 64 for a 14-under par total of 128. Kuchar, owner of seven tour titles but seeking his first since the 2014 RBC Heritage, was two strokes clear of Cameron Champ, who fired a nine-under par 62 to set an early target on 130. Champ 1

November 11, 2018 12:00 AM Lopez wins maiden LPGA crown with China victory

SHANGHAI: Mexico’s 136th-ranked Gaby Lopez celebrated the biggest victory of her career on Saturday when she triumphed at the $2.1 million Blue Bay LPGA in China. An emotional Lopez beat off world number one Ariya Jutanugarn of Thailand and a late challenge from France’s Celine Boutier for her maiden victory on the US-based LPGA Tour. Lopez carded a final-round 1

November 10, 2018 10:34 AM Pilgrims stranded in Iraq sent back to Pakistan: Foreign Office

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Office of Saturday said Pakistan embassy in Iraq has successfully sent back Pakistani pilgrims stranded in Iraq. In a Twitter post, Dr Mohammad Faisal welcomed the pilgrims back to Pakistan and said that an inquiry is being initiated against the tour operator whose inefficiency led to the problems for Pakistan. He applauded Pakistani

November 10, 2018 8:49 AM All 120 Pakistani Zaireen stranded at Baghdad airport return safely: FO

Pakistani Zaireen, who were stranded at the Baghdad International Airport in Iraq for the last two days — some even longer — have returned to Pakistan safely, Foreign Office (FO) Spokesperson Dr Mohammad Faisal shared on Twitter on Saturday. Welcoming the Zaireen back, Dr Faisal said that an inquiry was being initiated against the tour operator whose 1 1

November 8, 2018 12:00 AM Participants of War Course call on CJP

ISLAMABAD: A delegation of more than 200 participants of National Security & War Course 2019, National Defence University Islamabad, headed by Maj. Gen. Muhammad Asim Malik and comprising faculty members and officers of armed forces of Pakistan and different foreign countries undergoing training at National Defence UniversityIslamabad, called on Chief 4

November 8, 2018 12:00 AM Thai golfers dominate first round in China

SHANGHAI: Thai golfers dominated the opening round of the $2.1 million Blue Bay LPGA in China on Wednesday, with the world-ranked 89 Thidapa Suwannapura leading the way. Thidapa shot a four-under-par 68 on the island of Hainan to take a one-shot lead from Thailand’s world number one Ariya Jutanugarn and Canada’s Alena Sharp.Six players were tied in fourth 3