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Peshawar Zalmi, 30-run, victory, Quetta Gladiators

Peshawar Zalmi score 30-run victory against Quetta Gladiators

03 March, 2020 11:58 pm 11:58 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Peshawar Zalmi defeated Quetta Gladiators by 30 runs in the Pakistan Super League 5 at Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium on Thursday. Invited to bat, Peshawar Zalmi scored 170 runs for the loss of six wickets in the rain-ccurtailed 15 overs. Shoaib Malik hit 54 runs off 27 balls with eight fours and … Read More


Bismah, Diana, power, Pakistan, eight-wicket, victory, West Indies, ICC Women’s T20 World Cup

Bismah, Diana power Pakistan to big win in ICC Women’s T20 World Cup open...

02 February, 2020 5:47 pm 5:47 pm

CANBERRA – Pakistan claimed the scalp of West Indies as they outplayed the 2016 winners and began their ICC Women’s T20 World Cup campaign with an eight-wicket victory in Canberra on Tuesday. Sharp new-ball bowling from Diana Baig induced struggle in the Windies top order and only when Stafanie Taylor and Shemaine Campbelle were at … Read More


Novak Djokovic, semi-final, ‘Big Three’, Roger Federer, Australian Open, 6-4 6-3 7-6(1), victory, Canada, Milos Raonic.

Djokovic sets up Federer showdown with Raonic rout

01 January, 2020 8:21 pm 8:21 pm

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Defending champion Novak Djokovic set up a semi-final showdown with ‘Big Three’ rival Roger Federer at the Australian Open on Tuesday with a thumping 6-4 6-3 7-6(1) victory over Canada’s hapless Milos Raonic. Federer saved seven match points in a five-set thriller with American battler Tennys Sandgren only hours before but there … Read More


Serena Williams, semi-finals, Auckland Classic, victory, Germany, Laura Siegemund.

Williams into semi-finals in windy Auckland

01 January, 2020 8:38 am 8:38 am

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – Top seed Serena Williams overcame windy conditions to reach the semi-finals of the Auckland Classic on Friday with a 6-4 6-3 victory over Germany’s Laura Siegemund. The 23-times grand slam winner will meet either third seed Amanda Anisimova or Canada’s Eugenie Bouchard in the last four. Williams had little trouble against the … Read More


Dom Sibley, century, England, South Africa, victory, fourth day , Test

South Africa mount rear-guard to save Test after Sibley, Stokes show

01 January, 2020 9:26 pm 9:26 pm

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – Dom Sibley scored a maiden century to put England on top but South Africa have launched a rear-guard to keep the tourists’ victory charge at bay after going to the close of the fourth day of the second Test on 126 for two on Monday. South Africa have been set 438 … Read More


Johnson, election, victory, propels, Britain, swift, Brexit

Johnson election victory propels Britain towards swift Brexit

12 December, 2019 12:35 pm 12:35 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain was speeding towards Brexit on Friday after Prime Minister Boris Johnson won a resounding election victory, ending three years of uncertainty since Britons voted to leave the European Union. Johnson has relentlessly pursued Brexit since he put himself forward as the face of the victorious “Leave” campaign in a 2016 referendum, … Read More


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UK on track for Brexit as election landslide looms for Johnson

12 December, 2019 8:09 am 8:09 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party was on course for a resounding victory in Britain’s election after voters backed his bid to deliver Brexit on Jan. 31, the country’s most significant geopolitical move in 70 years. For Johnson, whose 20-week tenure in power has been marked by chaotic scenes in parliament and … Read More


Johnson now less certain of election victory: YouGov

12 December, 2019 10:28 am 10:28 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s election race has tightened markedly over the past two weeks and Prime Minister Boris Johnson is now likely to win only a modest majority in Thursday’s vote, according to a closely watched forecast released on Tuesday. The 28-seat Conservative margin of victory predicted by pollsters YouGov, down from 68 two weeks … Read More


Aussies, edge, closer, victory, Pakistan, 2nd Test

Aussies edge closer to victory against Pakistan in 2nd Test

12 December, 2019 12:04 pm 12:04 pm

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Australia edged closer to victory in the second Test against Pakistan, and a series whitewash, after spinner Nathan Lyon struck twice to leave the tourists on 167 for five in their second innings at tea on day four. Pakistan had stubborn half-centuries from Shaan Masood and Asad Shafiq but the patient Lyon … Read More


Rafael Nadal ,Spain ,Davis Cup final ,Feliciano Lopez ,win ,doubles ,seal ,nail-biting 2-1 ,victory , Britain.

Inspired Nadal fires Spain into Davis Cup final against Canada

11 November, 2019 8:19 am 8:19 am

MADRID (Reuters) – Rafael Nadal fired hosts Spain into the Davis Cup final as he joined Feliciano Lopez to win a thrilling late-night doubles and seal a nail-biting 2-1 victory over Britain. The world number one, playing like a man possessed, sent a capacity crowd in the Magic Box wild as he almost single-handedly hauled … Read More


Davis Cup Finals: Murray claws out victory to give Britain lead, Serbia win

11 November, 2019 8:15 pm 8:15 pm

MADRID (Reuters) – Andy Murray gave Britain a winning start in their opening Davis Cup Finals tie against the Netherlands but only after suffering a huge scare against an inspired Tallon Griekspoor on Wednesday. After nearly three hours, Murray, playing in his first Davis Cup tie since 2016 and only five months after returning to … Read More


Iran's Rouhani, claims, victory, unrest, blames, foreigners

Iran’s Rouhani claims victory over unrest and blames foreigners

11 November, 2019 4:30 pm 4:30 pm

DUBAI (Reuters) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday claimed victory over unrest Tehran has blamed on foreign foes after protests over fuel price rises shook the nation, and the government dismissed reports of more than 100 deaths as “speculative”. Thousands joined pro-government demonstrations on Wednesday, state media reported, with television footage showing rallies in … Read More


Gotabaya Gotabaya Rajapaksa victory Sri lanka presidential election

Gotabaya Rajapaksa storms to victory in Sri Lanka presidential election

11 November, 2019 3:05 pm 3:05 pm

COLOMBO (AFP) – Gotabaya Rajapaksa, who spearheaded the brutal crushing of the Tamil Tigers 10 years ago, stormed to victory Sunday in Sri Lanka’s presidential elections seven months after Islamist extremist attacks killed 269 people. The retired lieutenant colonel, nicknamed the “Terminator” by his own family, won 53-54 per cent of the vote, his spokesman … Read More


Lionel Messi ,international, suspension ,score ,winner ,Argentina,victory ,Brazil

Messi goal gives Argentina 1-0 win over Brazil

11 November, 2019 8:36 am 8:36 am

RIYADH (Reuters) – Lionel Messi returned from international suspension to score the winner in Argentina’s 1-0 victory over Brazil in Saudi Arabia. The Barcelona striker, who missed four games after calling the South American Football Confederation “corrupt,” scored after 14 minutes to give Argentina a deserved victory in the so-called Superclasico. The result extended Brazil’s … Read More


Australian ,Alex de Minaur ,final ,Next Gen ATP Finals ,victory ,Frances Tiafoe ,Milan

De Minaur sets up final showdown with Sinner at Next Gen ATP Finals

11 November, 2019 8:42 am 8:42 am

MILAN (Reuters) – Australian top seed Alex de Minaur moved into his second consecutive final at the Next Gen ATP Finals with a 4-2 4-1 0-4 4-2 victory over Frances Tiafoe in Milan. The 20-year-old De Minaur, who lost to Greece’s Stefanos Tsitsipas in the final last season, put his friendship with Tiafoe aside and … Read More