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LAST_UPDATESat, 27 Aug 2016 10pm

Thai Girl Ariya Roars Back To Claim Calgary Lead

Ariya Jutanugarn of Thailand drives the ball off the 6th tee during the second round at Priddis Greens Golf and Country Club at Calgary August 26, 2017. — USA TODAY Sports/Reuters picLOS ANGELES: Thailand's Ariya Jutanugarn roared back to form with a superb eight-under-par 64 to claim a three-shot lead at the Canadian Pacific Women's Open yesterday.

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Brazil Police Charge Ryan Lochte Over False Claims

Top sponsors such as Speedo and Ralph Lauren have already abandoned Ryan Lochte [Reuters]

Brazilian police have charged US swimmer Ryan Lochte with making a false statement after he claimed to have been robbed at gunpoint during the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

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Nicol Storms Into Hong Kong Open Semis

Pic: BernamaKUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's squash queen Datuk Nicol Ann David has advanced to the semifinals of the 2016 Hong Kong Open squash championship.

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Portugal Without Ronaldo For Opening World Cup Qualifier

Pic: ReutersEuropean champions Portugal will be without Cristiano Ronaldo for their opening World Cup qualifier in Switzerland after he was left out of the squad on Friday.

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Ethiopia Says Olympic Marathon Medalist A 'Hero', Forever Welcome Back Home

Pic: ReutersLONDON: The Ethiopian government has given a public assurance that the Olympic marathon silver medalist, Feyisa Lilesa, would be safe if he returns to Ethiopia, following his protest against the treatment of his Oromo people as he crossed the finish line.

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Guardiola Excited About Barcelona Reunion

Pic: ReutersPep Guardiola is excited about the prospect of returning to his former club Barcelona, though he acknowledges that Manchester City have their work cut out to advance from a testing Champions League group.

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Football: Man United Set For Van Persie Reunion In Europa League

FilePic: ReutersManchester United will come up against their former striker Robin van Persie after being placed in the same group as the Dutchman's current club Fenerbahce in Friday's draw for the group stage of the Europa League.

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Schweinsteiger Unlikely To Play For Man United: Mourinho

Pic: ReutersGerman midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger is unlikely to play for Manchester United this season, manager Jose Mourinho said on Friday.

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Formula One: Verstappen On Top In Red Bull One-Two

Pic: ReutersDutch teenager Max Verstappen delighted his army of fans in the forests of the Ardennes on Friday afternoon when he topped the times in second free practice for this weekend's Belgian Grand Prix.

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Pandelela To Take A Break From Diving, Focus On Studies

FilePic: womens-health.com.myPETALING JAYA: National diving queen Pandelela Rinong Pamg wants to take a break from diving and focus on her studies after giving her full commitment for the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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