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Sania Mirza-Cara Black Win WTA Finals in Maiden Appearance

Sania Mirza-Cara Black Win WTA Finals in Maiden Appearance

Singapore: The India-Zimbabwe pair of Sania Mirza and Cara Black clinched the prestigious season-ending WTA Finals title here Sunday. The third seeds, playing their last tournament together, took exactly an… Read more »

Prince Alwaleed gifts new car to gold medal winner ‘Yousef Masrahi’

Prince Alwaleed gifts new car to gold medal winner ‘Yousef Masrahi’

Saudi businessman Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal has gifted a new car to Saudi gold medal champion Yousef Masrahi after he won the 400 metres race at the Incheon Asian Games,… Read more »

Asian Games: Gold for Sania Mirza in mixed doubles

Asian Games: Gold for Sania Mirza in mixed doubles

Incheon, South Korea: Sania Mirza and Saketh Myneni’s successful run at the Asian Games 2014 continued as the pair beat Chinese Taipei’s Hsien Yin Peng and Hao Ching Chan 6-4,… Read more »

American Muslim footballer penalized for dropping to knees in prayer

American Muslim footballer penalized for dropping to knees in prayer

An American Muslim footballer has been penalized for prostrating after scoring a six-point touchdown in Kansas City Chiefs win over the New England Patriots, sparking condemnations over the unjustified penalty…. Read more »

Asian Games: Sania mirza-Prarthana win women’s doubles tennis bronze

Asian Games: Sania mirza-Prarthana win women’s doubles tennis bronze

Indian women’s doubles tennis pair of Sania Mirza and Prarthana Thombare settled for the bronze medal after losing the semi-final match in the 17th Asian Games at the Yeorumul Tennis… Read more »

Qatari Women basketball team quit Asian Games over hijab ban

Qatari Women basketball team quit Asian Games over hijab ban

The Qatar women’s basketball team have withdrawn from the Asian Games in South Korea after being denied permission to wear the hijab during matches. The players were asked to remove… Read more »

Qatar will not host 2022 World Cup: FIFA executive

Qatar will not host 2022 World Cup: FIFA executive

The 2022 World Cup will not be held in Qatar because of the scorching temperatures in the Middle East country, FIFA Executive Committee member Theo Zwanziger said on Monday. “I… Read more »

Amir Khan’s dream of Floyd Mayweather clash threatened by US terrorist backlash

Amir Khan’s dream of Floyd Mayweather clash threatened by US terrorist backlash

Amir Khan’s hopes of a multi-million dollar showdown with Floyd Mayweather Jnr could be KOd by an anti-Islamic backlash following terrorist atrocities. The former world light-welterweight champion from Bolton is… Read more »

Shahid Afridi may quit ODIs after 2015 World Cup to focus on T20 cricket

Shahid Afridi may quit ODIs after 2015 World Cup to focus on T20 cricket

Karachi: Pakistan’s flamboyant allrounder and national T20 captain Shahid Afridi may join the growing band of international cricketers who have opted to retire from other formats to focus only on… Read more »

FIBA Drops Basketball Hijab Ban

FIBA Drops Basketball Hijab Ban

International basketball’s governing body said Tuesday that players will be allowed to wear religious head coverings such as hijabs and turbans on a trial basis in some competitions. FIBA’s central… Read more »