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LAST_UPDATEFri, 09 Dec 2016 8am

Stantastic! Wawrinka Stuns Djokovic To Clinch US Open

NEW YORK: Stan Wawrinka became the oldest US Open men’s champion in 46 years when he defeated world number one Novak Djokovic to claim a third Grand Slam title on Sunday.

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Rio Paralympics 2016: Abdul Latif Romly Wins Malaysia's Third Gold, Breaks World Record

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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's long jump parathlete Abdul Latif Romly won Malaysia's third gold in the T20 category on Sunday and setting a new world record with 7.60 meter (m) jump in his fifth attempt.

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MMA: Former WWE Star CM Punk Pledges Return After UFC Debut Loss

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FORMER WWE superstar CM Punk promised to be back in the cage despite losing at his mixed martial arts debut Sunday, reported ESPN.

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Muhammad Ziyad Sacrificed Studies For Love Of Sports – Mother

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KUALA LUMPUR: To achieve his ambition to be a top world athlete, Muhammad Ziyad Zolkefli even quit college.

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Spurs Boss Pochettino Revels In Stoke Rout

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STOKE-ON-TRENT, United Kingdom: Mauricio Pochettino (pix) believes Tottenham have shaken off the hangover of last season's meltdown in the Premier League title race as they prepare to challenge on multiple fronts.

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Klopp Wants Liverpool Fans To Stop Singing His Name

Pic: ReutersLiverpool manager Juergen Klopp has implored fans to stop singing his name during matches to help his side stay focussed and avoid complacency.

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Kerber Begins Reign As Number One With U.S. Open Win

Pic: ReutersNEW YORK: Germany's Angelique Kerber began her reign as world number one in imperious style battling past a determined Karolina Pliskova 6-3 4-6 6-4 to win the U.S. Open final on Saturday and claim her second grand slam title of the year.

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City Edge United In Derby Clash, Arsenal Leave It Late

Pic: ReutersPep Guardiola got one over his old rival Jose Mourinho as Manchester City edged an absorbing derby clash against Manchester United 2-1 on Saturday to go three points clear at the top of the Premier League.

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Malaysia Creates History, Wins Two Golds At Rio Paralympics

Pic: ReutersKUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia has created history by winning two gold medals at the Rio Paralympics in Brazil, and etching one of the victories by setting a new world record.

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Liberty Media Takeover Will Give Teams Chance To Buy Shares In Sport

Formula 1 teams are to be given the chance to buy shares in the sport for the first time following a takeover by US giant Liberty Media.

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