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Russia, men, clinch, maiden, team, title, Gymnastics, World, Championships

Russia’s men clinch maiden team title at Gymnastics World Championshi...

10 October, 2019 4:40 pm 4:40 pm

STUTTGART (Reuters) – Russia’s men clinched their first-ever team title at the gymnastics world championships on Wednesday, edging China in a tight contest in the finals in Stuttgart. The Russians never missed a beat as they posted a score of 261.726 across six apparatus – just 0.997 more than last year’s winners China. Needing 13.470 … Read More


Burns maiden ton helps England take initiative in Ashes Test opener

08 August, 2019 11:09 pm 11:09 pm

BIRMINGHAM (Reuters) – Rory Burns smashed an unbeaten maiden Test century as England gained the upper hand in the first Ashes Test by finishing day two on 267-4, trailing Australia by just 17 runs on Friday. Jason Roy’s first Ashes innings never really got going as he was out for 10, before Joe Root benefited … Read More


Rahmat, Shah, Afghanistan, maiden, Test, win, Ireland

Rahmat Shah shines in Afghanistan’s maiden Test win against Ireland

03 March, 2019 1:25 pm 1:25 pm

DEHRADUN, India (Reuters) – Afghanistan registered their first Test victory after Rahmat Shah’s second fifty of the match helped secure their seven-wicket win against Ireland in a one-off contest in Dehradun on Monday. Chasing 147 for the victory, Afghanistan rode a 139-run stand between Shah and Ihsanullah Janat to romp home for a memorable win … Read More