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Portugal and Ukraine close in on Euro 2020 with home wins

10 October, 2019 10:43 am 10:43 am

LISBON (Reuters) – European champions Portugal and high-flying Ukraine edged closer to reaching next year’s European Championship with comfortable home wins in qualifying Group B. Ukraine sank Lithuania 2-0 to stay top of the group on 16 points from six games, followed by Portugal who are on 11 points from five matches after beating Luxembourg … Read More

Ethiopian PM, Abiy Ahmed, wins, 2019 Nobel Peace Prize

Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed wins 2019 Nobel Peace Prize

10 October, 2019 2:14 pm 2:14 pm

OSLO (Reuters) – Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed won the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for his peacemaking efforts with Eritrea. Ethiopia and Eritrea, longtime foes who fought a border war from 1998 to 2000, restored relations in July 2018 after years of hostility. The prize, worth nine million Swedish crowns, or around $900,000, … Read More

Swimming: Peaty wins breaststroke gold, targets ‘low 56’ for 20...

07 July, 2019 7:51 pm 7:51 pm

GWANGJU, South Korea (Reuters) – Adam Peaty collected his third straight 100 metres breaststroke world title on Monday but such is the Briton’s dominance in the event that he had to remind himself to enjoy the moment despite not breaking the world record. A night earlier Peaty had become the first swimmer to go under … Read More

Liverpool’s Van Dijk wins England’s PFA Player of the Year awar...

04 April, 2019 11:36 am 11:36 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Liverpool centre back Virgil van Dijk was named Player of the Year by England’s Professional Footballers’ Association (PFA) on Sunday, becoming the fourth player from the Netherlands to win the award.  The 27-year-old has transformed Liverpool’s defence since joining from Southampton in January last year for a world record fee of 75 … Read More

Woods, wins, Masters, claim, first, major, 11, years,

Golf: Woods wins Masters to claim first major in 11 years

04 April, 2019 10:50 am 10:50 am

AUGUSTA, Ga. (Reuters) – Tiger Woods completed one of sport’s greatest comebacks to end an 11-year major title drought at the Masters on Sunday by claiming a fifth Green Jacket. A gritty two-under 70 clinched a one-shot victory over Dustin Johnson, Brooks Koepka and Xander Schauffele and earned the 43-year-old a 15th major title that … Read More

Heartbreak, Leclerc, F1, Hamilton, wins, Bahrain

Heartbreak for Leclerc as F1 champion Hamilton wins in Bahrain

04 April, 2019 3:05 pm 3:05 pm

MANAMA (Reuters) – Five times world champion Lewis Hamilton took a lucky Bahrain Grand Prix win for Mercedes on Sunday after engine trouble in the dying stages denied Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc a first Formula One victory. The luckless Leclerc had looked like becoming Ferrari’s youngest ever race winner, at 21, after starting on pole position … Read More

PTI, Wasif, Raan, wins, PP-218, by-poll, 46, votes

PTI’s Wasif Raan wins PP-218 by-poll with 46,988 votes

03 March, 2019 9:15 pm 9:15 pm

MULTAN (92 News) – Malik Wasif Mazhar Raan of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) won the PP-218 by-election with 46,988 votes. His rival Arshad Raan of the PPP was at the second place with 39,486 votes. After the victory, PTI workers danced to the beat of drums and distributed sweets. An excellent display of fireworks was … Read More

Nosherwan, wins, Lahore, Marathon

Nosherwan wins Lahore Marathon

03 March, 2019 9:45 pm 9:45 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Noshewan Ashiq won the Lahore Marathon organized in connection with the Pakistan Day. Cricketer Azhar Ali’s father also took part in the race. The 10-kilometer marathon started from Qaddafi Stadium at 3pm. Traffic and parking plan for the marathon was made for the ease of the citizens. A large number of … Read More

EU, Brexit, delay, May, wins, parliament

EU readies short Brexit delay – if May wins parliament over

03 March, 2019 9:56 am 9:56 am

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union leaders meet in Brussels on Thursday to give Prime Minister Theresa May an offer to delay Brexit beyond March 29, on condition that she can finally win over her many opponents in parliament next week. Nearly three years after Britons narrowly voted in a referendum to leave the EU, May … Read More

Wins for Arsenal and Milan, Seville upset

10 October, 2018 5:56 am 5:56 am

(Reuters) – Arsenal enjoyed a 3-0 win in Azerbaijan against Qarabag in the Europa League on Thursday and AC Milan beat Greece’s Olympiakos Piraeus 3-1 but Sevilla suffered a shock defeat by Russians Krasnodar. Eighteen-year-old Emile Smith Rowe, a product of the Arsenal’s academy was on target as a mainly second-string Gunners maintained their winning … Read More