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Winter Olympics 2022 Decision: Beijing Beats Almaty To Host Games – As It Happened

Beijing narrowly beat Almaty 44-40 in the IOC vote to win the right to host the 2022 Winter Olympics and Lausanne was also confirmed as the home of the 2020 Youth Olympic Winter Games.

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Almaty Bidding Committee Urge IOC To Consider A Developing Country As Host

KUALA LUMPUR -- Almaty's 2022 Winter Olympics Bidding Committee's main focus during their final presentation today was to urge the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to consider a developing country to host the Winter Olympics.

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Mario Balotelli Told He Has No Future At Liverpool As Striker Trains Away From First-Team

Mario Balotelli has been told he has no future with Liverpool and the striker is training away from the first-team squad along with Fabio Borini and Jose Enrique, whom the club are also looking to offload this summer.

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Pirlo Exit My Biggest Mistake, Admits Galliani

AC Milan CEO Adriano Galliani has admitted that allowing Andrea Pirlo to leave the club for Juventus in the summer of 2011 was the biggest mistake of his career.

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Angel Di Maria To Join PSG This Weekend, With Pedro Arriving From Barcelona

Paris Saint-Germain expect to complete the signing of Angel di Maria this weekend with Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal ready to replace the unsettled Argentine with Barcelona forward Pedro Rodriguez.

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Williams: I Can Get Even Better

World number one Serena Williams believes that while she is playing some of her best "mental tennis", she needs to improve on the physical aspect of her game.

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KAFA ready to walk away from FAM

Pic: NSTKUALA LUMPUR: The Kelantan Football Association (KAFA) who are unhappy with the Football Association of Malaysia’s (FAM) directive to compensate a former foreign coach, may withdraw its affiliation.

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MLS Attendance On Rise With Big-Name International Players

DENVER — Kaka and David Villa are raising the profile of Major League Soccer. Clint Dempsey and the U.S. national teams have done their part, too.

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Historic Win For Pandelela In World Aquatics Championships

KUALA LUMPUR: Diver Pandelela Rinong etched her name in history books by becoming the first Malaysian to finish on the podium in an individual event in the World Aquatics Championships.

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Real Madrid Beat AC Milan In Shoot-Out To Win International Champions Cup

Real Madrid won the International Champions Cup after defeating AC Milan 10-9 on penalties following a 0-0 draw in Shanghai on Wednesday.

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