Tag Archives: win

Real Madrid, down, Atletico, win, Spanish, Super Cup

Real Madrid down Atletico to win Spanish Super Cup

01 January, 2020 12:01 pm 12:01 pm

JEDDAH (Reuters) – Real Madrid were crowned winners of the first edition of the revamped Spanish Super Cup in Saudi Arabia on Sunday, beating city rivals Atletico Madrid 4-1 in a penalty shootout following a goalless draw after extra time in a tense final. The crucial moment in the game came when Real midfielder Federico … Read More

TURIN, Cristiano Ronaldo, hat-trick, Serie A, champions, Juventus to a 4-0, win, goals, five league games.

Ronaldo scores second-half hat-trick as Juve thump Cagliari

01 January, 2020 10:51 pm 10:51 pm

TURIN, Italy (Reuters) – Cristiano Ronaldo scored a second-half hat-trick to lead Serie A champions Juventus to a 4-0 win at home to Cagliari on Monday, taking his tally to eight goals in his last five league games. The Portuguese pounced on a mistake in the Cagliari defence to break the deadlock four minutes after … Read More

Naseem Shah, stars, Pakistan, emotional, home, series, win

Naseem Shah stars in Pakistan’s emotional series win against Sri Lank...

12 December, 2019 10:55 am 10:55 am

KARACHI – Three overs on the final day was all it took for Pakistan to seal a 263-run victory in the second Test against Sri Lanka in Karachi on Monday. It was Pakistan’s first Test victory on home soil in over 13 years; their last victory in Pakistan also came in Karachi, against West Indies … Read More

'Stoked' Scott, win, Australian, PGA, Championship

‘Stoked’ Scott ends win drought at Australian PGA Championship

12 December, 2019 3:41 pm 3:41 pm

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Home favourite Adam Scott ended a victory drought of nearly four years on Sunday when he eased to a two-stroke win at the Australian PGA Championship. Overnight leader by a stroke, the former world no. 1 shot a three-under 69 to finish with a 13-under total of 275 at Royal Pine Resort … Read More

Liverpool, win, Club World Cup, Firmino, sinks, Flamengo

Liverpool win Club World Cup as Firmino sinks Flamengo

12 December, 2019 9:14 am 9:14 am

DOHA (Reuters) – An extra-time goal from Roberto Firmino gave Liverpool a 1-0 victory over Brazil’s Flamengo to win the Club World Cup at the Khalifa International stadium on Saturday. It is the first time Liverpool have won the competition, which features each continent’s champions, and they became only the second English team to lift … Read More

Hoffenheim, stun, Dortmund, late comeback, win

Hoffenheim stun Dortmund 2-1 with late comeback win

12 December, 2019 11:01 am 11:01 am

BERLIN (Reuters) – Hoffenheim struck late through Sargis Adamyan and Andrej Kramaric to complete a 2-1 comeback win over Borussia Dortmund on Friday as the Bundesliga heads into the winter break. Fourth-placed Dortmund are level on 30 points with Bayern Munich, who host VfL Wolfsburg on Saturday, and four points behind leaders RB Leipzig, who … Read More

Pakistan, win, toss, choose, bat, Sri Lanka, second, Test

Pakistan win toss, choose to bat against Sri Lanka in second Test

12 December, 2019 9:36 am 9:36 am

KARACHI (92 News) – Pakistan won the toss and chose to bat against Sri Lanka in the second Test of the ICC Test Championship at National Stadium, Karachi on Thursday. Both teams have one each change – Embuldeniya in for Rajitha and Yasir replaces Usman Shinwari. Teams: Pakistan: Shan Masood, Abid Ali, Azhar Ali (capt) … Read More

England, women, score, comfortable, win, Pakistan, ODI

England women score comfortable win over Pakistan in first ODI

12 December, 2019 3:54 pm 3:54 pm

KUALA LUMPUR – England openers Tammy Beaumont and Danielle Wyatt registered centuries to set-up their team’s 75-run win in the first of three ODIs, played in Kuala Lumpur on Monday. The pair put on 188 for the first wicket, in a 34-over-long stand, after skipper Heather Knight won the toss and opted to bat. Wyatt, … Read More

Leicester City break club record with 4-1 Premier League win

12 December, 2019 10:52 am 10:52 am

BIRMINGHAM, England (Reuters) – Leicester City set a club record of eight successive top flight wins after two goals from Jamie Vardy helped them to an impressive 4-1 Premier League victory at Aston Villa on Sunday. Kelechi Iheanacho and Jonny Evans were also on target for Leicester, who served up a performance akin to those … Read More

Rodri, Jesus, double, Man City, much-needed, win, Burnley

Rodri Jesus double gives Man City much-needed win at Burnley

12 December, 2019 10:23 am 10:23 am

BURNLEY, England (Reuters) – Manchester City’s Gabriel Jesus struck twice and Rodri scored a screamer in a 4-1 win at Burnley on Tuesday as the champions showed signs they may be able to keep the Premier League title race alive. The victory takes Pep Guardiola’s side, who had drawn at Newcastle United on Saturday, into … Read More

Rain, brings, early, end, second, Test, New Zealand, win, series

Rain brings early end to second Test, New Zealand win series

12 December, 2019 9:43 am 9:43 am

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand secured a 1-0 series victory over England on Tuesday after the second Test at Seddon Park in Hamilton ended in a draw with rain washing out the final two sessions of play. New Zealand, who won the first match of the two-test series at Bay Oval in Mt. Maunganui by … Read More

Lyon, spins, Australia, emphatic, win, Pakistan, Test

Lyon spins Australia to emphatic win over Pakistan in second Test

12 December, 2019 2:30 pm 2:30 pm

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Nathan Lyon grabbed five wickets to spin Australia to an emphatic innings and 48-run victory in the second Test against Pakistan on Monday as the hosts swept the series 2-0. Called to follow on, Pakistan’s batsmen battled hard at Adelaide Oval to make Australia bat again but were bowled out for 239 … 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

Tickner, Ferguson, guide, New Zealand, thrilling, win

Tickner, Ferguson guide New Zealand to thrilling 14-run win

11 November, 2019 7:01 pm 7:01 pm

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand fast bowlers Blair Tickner and Lockie Ferguson shared four wickets to trigger an England batting collapse that helped the hosts to a thrilling 14-run win in the third Twenty20 international at Nelson on Tuesday. England, chasing 181 for victory, were cruising at 139-2 in the 15th over but lost five … Read More