• Syracuse advances to Final Four

    WASHINGTON — When played to perfection, there’s nothing quite like Syracuse’s aggressive, half-court 2-3 zone defense.

    It’s 40 minutes of trapping and shot challenging, of closing off angles, of trusting teammates.

    “We showed,” senior guard Brandon Triche said, “that defense …

  • Sri Lanka beats Bangladesh in T20

    PALLEKELE, Sri Lanka — Sri Lanka registered a 17-run victory over Bangladesh in the one-off Twenty20 International here Sunday.

    Bangladesh finished at 181-7 in reply to Sri Lanka’s 198-5, with Mohammad Ashraful (43), skipper Mushfiqur Rahim (39) and Mohammad Mahmudullah …

  • Massaro, Darwish win Kuala Lumpur crowns

    KUALA LUMPUR — World No. 3 Laura Massaro won her first-ever CIMB KL Open title after a superb display to beat Alison Waters in the final at the Berjaya Times Square Sunday.

    In a repeat of the British national championship …

  • Bayern demolishes hapless Hamburg 9-2

    BERLIN — League leader Bayern Munich demolished Hamburg SV 9-2 with four goals from striker Claudio Pizarro and two from Arjen Robben Saturday to put one hand on the Bundesliga trophy with seven games to play.

    With a dazzling performance …

  • Kanoo, Jawar Al-Jazira prevail over rivals


    Aijaz Ahmed Khan

    JEDDAH — Jawar Al-Jazirah defeated Tamar by 6 wickets and Kanoo stunned a strong ICC Irfan Basha Cricketers by a margin of 33 runs in the 8th week matches of the Ace Premier League, which is sponsored …

  • No rest for FA Cup foes United, Chelsea

    LONDON — Manchester United and Chelsea face a challenging 48-hour turnaround ahead of their FA Cup quarterfinal replay at Stamford Bridge Monday.

    Both sides were in Premier League action Saturday, giving them little time to prepare for an encounter that …

We know the importance of social media and that can be seen through coming across our strong presence on different social media websites.
Monthly Archives