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Barty party underway as Ashleigh triumphs in Paris

06 June, 2019 9:22 am 9:22 am

PARIS (Reuters) – Ashleigh Barty, the Australian who ditched tennis to play professional cricket for a year, smashed Marketa Vondrousova for six to lift the French Open crown at Roland Garros. Boasting a bewildering array of shots and spins, the eighth seed crushed her Czech teenage opponent 6-1 6-3 to win her first Grand Slam … Read More

Richarlison doubles helps Brazil to 5-0 triumph

09 September, 2018 10:42 am 10:42 am

LANDOVER (Reuters) – A double from Richarlison on his first international start helped Brazil to a 5-0 win over El Salvador in Maryland on Tuesday. Brazil ran out with a new-look side, with coach Tite giving debuts to goalkeeper Neto and full-back Eder Militao as well as first starts to Richarlison at centre forward and … Read More

Trump stuns world with White House defeat of Clinton

11 November, 2016 1:08 pm 1:08 pm

WASHINGTON – Republican Donald Trump stunned the world by defeating heavily favored rival Hillary Clinton in Tuesday’s presidential election, ending eight years of Democratic rule and sending the United States on a new, uncertain path. A wealthy real-estate developer and former reality TV host, Trump rode a wave of anger toward Washington insiders to win the … Read More