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‘You merely adopted the clay; I was born in it’: Rafael Nadal wins 13th French Open

By: Sports Desk | Updated: October 12, 2020 12:52:18 pm Rafael Nadal celebrates winning the final match of the French Open tennis tournament against Serbia’s Novak Djokovic in three sets. (AP) Rafael Nadal destroyed Novak Djokovic 6-0, 6-2, 7-5 to win his 13th French Open on Sunday. With this victory, he also equalled Roger Federer […]

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Lewis Hamilton registers 91st win to equal Michael Schumacher’s F1 record

By: Reuters | October 11, 2020 7:46:02 pm Lewis Hamilton of Britain celebrates after winning the Eifel Formula One Grand Prix. (AP Photo) Lewis Hamilton equalled Michael Schumacher’s all-time record 91 Formula One wins on Sunday with an Eifel Grand Prix victory that catapulted the Mercedes driver closer to a seventh world championship. While the […]

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Liverpool, Manchester United to propose changes to Premier League structure

By: Reuters | October 11, 2020 7:36:42 pm Liverpool’s Sadio Mane in action with Manchester United’s Victor Lindelof. (Source: File) Liverpool and Manchester United are backing a plan to radically change the Premier League’s structure, giving more power to the big clubs, reducing it to 18 teams and scrapping the League Cup, the Telegraph reported […]

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French Open 2020: Timea Babos, Kristina Mladenovic defend women’s doubles title

By: AP | Paris | October 11, 2020 6:06:42 pm Timea Babos and Kristina Mladenovic have defended their French Open title in women’s doubles.(Source: Twitter/rolandgarros) Timea Babos and Kristina Mladenovic have defended their French Open title in women’s doubles. The Hungarian-French pairing, seeded second, beat the 14th-seeded team of Alexa Guarachi, from Chile, and American […]

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French Open 2020 Final, Rafael Nadal vs Novak Djokovic Highlights: Nadal wins 6-0, 6-2, 7-5

Nadal won his 13th French Open title. (Twitter/RolandGarros) French Open 2020 Men’s Final, Rafael Nadal vs Novak Djokovic Tennis Highlights: Rafael Nadal beat Novak Djokovic 6-0, 6-2, 7-5 in the French Open 2020 final on Sunday, claiming his 20th Grand Slam title and his 13th French Open title. Djokovic failed to find any rhythm in […]

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Chamu Chibhabha to lead 20-member Zimbabwe squad in Pakistan

By: PTI | Karachi | October 11, 2020 5:22:28 pm Zimbabwe will travel to Pakistan for a three-match each ODI and T20I series, starting from October 30. (Source: Twitter/TheRealPCB) Allrounder Chamu Chibhabha will lead Zimbabwe in their upcoming limited over series against Pakistan starting with the first one-day international in Rawalpindi on October 30. Zimbabwe […]

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Nadal vs Djokovic at French Open: A battle for the ages, to end a debate for the ages

Written by Shahid Judge | Mumbai | Updated: October 11, 2020 5:06:15 pm Rafa Nadal vs Novak Djokovic Over the years, promotional television advertisements for the French Open have had a similar theme. There’d be the face of a weeping Martina Hingis, frustrated images of Boris Becker and Stefan Edberg, and even a forlorn expression […]

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G Sathiyan to return to action next week at Polish Superliga

By: PTI | October 11, 2020 4:00:33 pm Star Indian paddler G Sathiyan on Sunday said he will return to action at the Polish Table Tennis league next week following a coronavirus-induced break of seven months. The world number 32, who signed for the Polish side Sokolow S A Jarsoslaw in July, will be undergoing […]