Joshua defeats Ruiz to reclaim heavyweight crown

Joshua, who suffered a stunning knockout defeat to Ruiz in New York in June, produced a masterclass to regain his IBF, WBA and WBO titles in emphatic fashion.

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Messi nets sublime hat-trick as Barcelona rout Mallorca

Real Madrid had climbed three points clear after beating Espanyol, but Ernesto Valverde's side were at their vibrant best as they dispatched visitors Mallorca at the Camp Nou.

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United win feisty Manchester derby as Liverpool secure Christmas No.1

Earlier, Jose Mourinho's Tottenham blitzed Burnley 5-0, with Son Heung-min scoring a sensational individual goal, while fourth-placed Chelsea went down 3-1 to Everton at Goodison Park.

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Graeme Smith set to become director of Cricket South Africa

If Smith agrees to take the job he will have just over two weeks to put a selection panel and coaching staff in place before the first of four Tests against England, starting in Centurion on…

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India's first NBA player suspended after failing dope test

If found guilty of doping, a four-year ban on first-time offenders can be imposed on Satnam Singh Bhamara. 

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India continues leading South Asian Games medal tally

As the events of the sixth day of the games close, India has won 81 gold, 59 silver and 25 bronze medals taking the tally of medals to 165.

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Our pride has been hurt, says Azhar Ali after losing Test series against Australia

Pakistan lost the two-match Test series by 2-0. 

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Messi retirement date not far away, warns Valverde

'You enjoy these moments more because my retirement is getting nearer', said Messi recently in an event.

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I want to get the job done than play slam-bang cricket: Virat Kohli

Kohli produced a batting masterclass in Friday's Twenty20 match against West Indies, smashing a career-best 94 not out to help India chase a 200-plus target with eight balls to spare.

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KL Rahul, Virat Kohli slay West Indies as India win first T20I by 6 wickets

Kohli remained unbeaten on 94 hitting six boundaries and an equal number of sixes in just 50 balls take India home as the hosts chased 207 for victory.

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Lewis, Hetmyer hammer India as West Indies set 208-run target in first T20I

Shimron Hetmyer played the lead role in his 41-ball stay at the crease hitting two boundaries and four sixes before falling to Chahal's guile.

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Solskjaer says 'smiles back on Manchester United faces' ahead of derby

United ruined Jose Mourinho's Old Trafford return on Wednesday, winning 2-1 to end their former manager's perfect start to his reign at Spurs.

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Pele's last Number 10 Brazil jersey sold for 30,000 euros in Italy

The Number 10 jersey was worn by the footballer in his final match for Brazil in a friendly against Yugoslavia at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro in July 1971. 

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Ahlawat jumps from seventh to third in the TATA Steel PGTI Order of Merit

Mukesh Kumar (74-67-65-68) and Bengaluru’s M Dharma (67-67-70-70) finished tied second at 14-under-274.

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Golf: Postponed Hong Kong Open to be held next month - Organisers

The tournament, which had been scheduled to be played from November 28 to December 1, would now be held at Hong Kong Golf Club from January 9 - January 12.

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