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  • Strong overseas lineup chases $10m in Dubai

    DUBAI — Horses from Britain, France, South Africa and the USA will oppose a five-strong domestic team of runners in the $10 million Dubai World Cup at Meydan racecourse Saturday.

    The world’s richest race, which is run over 2,000 …

  • Ross takes Ohio State to Elite 8

    LaQuinton Ross (L) of the Ohio State Buckeyes makes a three-pointer over Grant Jerrett of the Arizona Wildcats in the final seconds during the West Regional of the NCAA Basketball Tournament in Los Angeles Thursday. — AFP


  • American Points leads at Houston

    HOUSTON — American D.A. Points shot a sparkling eight-under 64 to take a one-shot lead after the opening round of the Houston Open Thursday, while Rory McIlroy continued his underwhelming start to the year at Redstone Golf Club.

    The 36-yea…

  • Qatar confirms summer 2022 Cup

    SEOUL, South Korea — A senior official for the 2022 Qatar World Cup again downplayed suggestions that the tournament should be moved from the fierce heat of summer for player and fan safety.

    Hassan Al-Thawadi, general secretary of the Qata…

  • English FA seeking evidence of racist claims

    LONDON — The English FA has yet to establish whether England fans sang a racist song aimed at brothers Rio and Anton Ferdinand during the World Cup qualifier against San Marino, the organization said in a statement.

    Manchester United defen…

  • Reds beat Highlanders 34-33 in Super Rugby

    DUNEDIN — Wallabies scrumhalf Will Genia scored a crucial, bonus try, stepping up his comeback from injury ahead of the British and Irish Lions tour to Australia, to lead the Queensland Reds to a 34-33 win over the Highlanders in Super Rugby …