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July 16, 2018 12:00 AM South Africa’s Justin Harding wins Indonesia Open

JAKARTA: South Africa’s Justin Harding carded a one-under-par 71 to secure his maiden Asian Tour victory at the final day of the Indonesia Open on Sunday. The 32-year-old dropped two shots on holes seven and eight, but bounced back with two birdies and won with an 18-under-par 270 total at Jakarta’s Pondok Indah Golf Course.Zimbabwe’s Scott Vincent pressured

July 15, 2018 3:28 PM France snatch World Cup glory from Croatia to win second title

France become new world champions after an epic final that has featured a series of firsts including an own goal and a penalty awarded after a video review. Les Bleus, as they are colloquially known, will lift their first World Cup trophy since 1998. France coach Didier Deschamps was thrown into the air in a celebration by his players after becoming 1

July 14, 2018 12:00 AM FIFA asks TV producers to cut down on fan close-ups

MOSCOW: FIFA said Friday it had asked TV producers to reduce the number of close-up shots of spectators at the World Cup final to avoid any “suggestions of sexual connotations”. The feed supplied by FIFA and used by TV stations around the world shows spectators in the stands to complement the coverage of the matches in Russia. The cameras sometimes zoom in on female 2

July 14, 2018 12:00 AM Hatton sets pace in Scottish Open

LONDON: England’s Tyrrell Hatton was out in front as players from ‘south of the border’ took up leading positions on the second day of the Scottish Open at Gullane near Edinburgh on Friday. Hatton added a second-round score of 64 to his opening 65 to put himself on 11-under par — a total that gave him a one-shot clubhouse lead over compatriot Eddie Pepperell 2

July 12, 2018 12:00 AM PHF to hold Hockey Series Open in Lahore, Pindi

KARACHI: Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) has started preparation for Hockey Series (HS) Open in Pakistan from September 25-30, as FIH and AHF have given the permission to organise the event in Pakistan. The six countries who will participate in the event are Oman, Afghanistan, Sri Lanka, Kazakhstan, Qatar and Bangladesh. The PHF had planned to hold it in Rawalpindi 2

July 12, 2018 12:00 AM Quetta Gladiators, Red Bull to hold universities T20 event

KARACHI: Pakistan Super League (PSL) franchise Quetta Gladiators on Wednesday announced its partnership with Red Bull for the forthcoming national campus cricket tournament, an event for the university students of the country. The event, in which teams from 96 campuses will be taking part, will be conducted in Karachi, Hyderabad, Quetta, Multan, Lahore 2

July 11, 2018 12:00 AM PBS sports festival ends

LAHORE: The 17th Pakistan Bible Society (PBS) sports festival successfully concluded on Tuesday at Forman Christian College ground. The tournament that started on June 21 saw cricket hardball, cricket, basketball, football, badminton tournaments and athletics competitions. At closing ceremony Prof E. N. Dulvy, Chairman The New School Model Town Lahore 2

July 10, 2018 12:00 AM Kim Sei-young wins Thornberry crown in style

LOS ANGELES, California: South Korean Kim Sei-young smashed the LPGA 72-hole scoring record Sunday, winning the Thornberry Creek LPGA Classic with a stunning 31-under par total. Kim, 24-under to start the day, fired a final-round seven-under par 65 on the par-72 Thornberry course in Oneida, Wisconsin.Her 31-under total of 257 broke the LPGA’s 72-hole

July 8, 2018 12:00 AM Fox, Pavon, Van Rooyen share Irish Open lead

DUBLIN: Overnight leader Ryan Fox, Matthieu Pavon and Erik van Rooyen shared the halfway lead at the Irish Open on Friday as putting woes left tournament host Rory McIlroy seven shots off the pace. New Zealand’s Fox, son of All Blacks World Cup-winning flyhalf Grant, sank three birdies on the back nine to card a three-under-par 69 and take the clubhouse

July 7, 2018 12:00 AM NBP basketball tournament from today

KARACHI: The 13th NBP basketball tournament will begin here at the floodlit Arambagh court on Saturday (today). The organisers said that 12 outfits would vie for the title. The teams have been divided in two groups. Two sides from each pool will qualify for the semi-finals. On the opening day, Bounce Club will face Karachi Colts and Nishtar Club will take on Clifton 2