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UAE schools channel sporting values

The inclusion of sports on a larger scale into the school calendar is a terrific way for children to imbibe life skills, say parents and teachers While few parents will consider academic success unimportant, it appears many schools are now increasingly focusing on integrating a culture of sport into their ethos and curriculum, with the aim of producing confident, well-rounded ... Read More »

Champions League: Willian, the ever-present workhorse for Chelsea

Willian was the sole goalscorer for Chelsea on Tuesday night and the brightest spark for the home team against a sturdy and efficient Barcelona in the first leg of their Champions League last 16 clash at Stamford Bridge. Amidst a host of stars and a number of pitched up key players’ battles for the clash, Willian slipped in somewhere from ... Read More »

Australia’s Chris Lynn dislocates shoulder during T20I tri-series final vs New Zealand

Chris Lynn was forced to leave Auckland’s Eden Park during Australia’s T20I tri-series final against New Zealand after dislocating his right shoulder on Wednesday. The right-handed batsman received the blow in the ninth over of the Kiwis innings as he fell awkwardly while he was diving to stop the ball. Lynn, who was fielding at mid-wicket, sprinted to his left ... Read More »

MS Dhoni is street-smart and is always ahead of the game: Harbhajan Singh

Harbhajan Singh said MS Dhoni understood the game well and his game awareness made him a great captain. Harbhajan, who played for Mumbai Indians for the first 10 seasons of the Indian Premier League from 2008-2017, will turn up for Chennai Super Kings this year and will play under Dhoni, one of world cricket’s most decorated captains. Dhoni has also ... Read More »

Ashton Agar, D’Arcy Short help Australia win T20I tri-series title

Ashton Agar picked 3/27 and D’Arcy Short smashed a rapid 50 as Australia beat New Zealand by 19 runs (DLS) to win the final of the Twenty20 Tri Series at Eden Park in Auckland. New Zealand had elected to bat after winning the toss in a ground with small boundaries. With power-hitters like Martin Guptill and Colin Munro as openers, ... Read More »

Lindsey Vonn takes bronze in Olympic downhill behind Italy’s Sofia Goggia

Lindsey Vonn said she “left it all on the line” as she had to settle for bronze in downhill in what is likely to be her final Olympics. The most successful women’s ski racer of all time was one of the pre-race favorites, but the 33-year-old could not match the pace of Italy’s Sofia Goggia. The 25-year-old Goggia, the World ... Read More »

Death bowling concerns for unbeaten NZ

New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson has called on his bowlers to be more accurate in the final overs as they look to take an unbeatable lead over Pakistan in the third One-day International in Dunedin on Saturday. New Zealand are already 2-0 in the five-match series but Williamson is not completely happy, especially with the bowling to lower-order batsmen. Pakistan ... Read More »

Top players set to arrive in Pakistan as part of World XI hockey team

The World XI team will comprise some top players during their tour of Pakistan next week with Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) officials hoping it will become a “defining moment” for the sport in the country. In a news release on Friday, the PHF told the details of the squad which will play against Pakistan on January 19 and 21 in ... Read More »

Pakistan hand ODI series to NZ after batting fails miserably in 3rd game

Pakistan’s batting lineup handed the one-day international (ODI) series to New Zealand after a dismal performance in the third game of the series, played at Dunedin on Saturday. In the face of New Zealand’s 258 run target, the Pakistan side lost all its wickets at a meagre total of 74 runs scored in 28 overs. Out of all the men ... Read More »

Death bowling concerns for unbeaten NZ

New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson has called on his bowlers to be more accurate in the final overs as they look to take an unbeatable lead over Pakistan in the third One-day International in Dunedin on Saturday. New Zealand are already 2-0 in the five-match series but Williamson is not completely happy, especially with the bowling to lower-order batsmen. Pakistan ... Read More »