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September 1, 2017

PKL: Bengal pull off sensational comeback win over Patna

Kolkata, Sep 1: Stunning two-time champions Patna Pirates, Bengal Warriors came back from the dead and scripted a thrilling 41-38 win to go top of Zone of B in a Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) tie at the Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Indoor Stadium here on Friday.Bengal were trailing by eight points with eight minutes remaining in the second half and the score reading 25-34. But they made a superb turnaround from there with Maninder Singh (13 points), Jan Kun Lee (6 points), Vinod Kumar (5 points), Ran Singh (4 points) and…

Neymar says Liverpool’s Coutinho suffering ‘anguish’ over transfer impasse

Porto Alegre, Sep 1: Liverpool midfielder Philippe Coutinho is suffering from "anguish and disappointment" due to an ongoing stalemate with the English football club, according to his Brazil teammate Neymar.Coutinho has not played for Liverpool for more than a month, having submitted a transfer request amid strong interest from FC Barcelona, reports Xinhua news agency. Despite his lack of recent matches, the 25-year-old came off the bench to score in Brazil's 2-0 victory over Ecuador in a World Cup…

Rooney charged with driving under the influence

London, Sep 1: Former England football team captain Wayne Rooney has been charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, local police announced on Friday.The 31-year-old Everton striker had been temporarily detained earlier on, after the police stopped a Volkswagen Beetle he was driving while impaired in the upscale Wilmslow area, reports Efe. "Cheshire Police has charged a man with drink-driving following a vehicle stop in Wilmslow," police said in a statement. "The man was arrested shortly after…

Spain and Italy set for vital World Cup showdown

Madrid, Sep 1: Spain and Italy face off for what will be a decisive match in their World Cup qualifying campaign when they meet in the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium here on Saturday.Both sides have dropped just two points each in their qualifying campaign so far and those were when they drew in Italy a year ago, so a win for either of the Spanish or the Italians would almost certainly book their tickets for Russia next summer. And a draw would leave qualification in the balance until the final game, reports Xinhua news agency.…

Golfer Mukesh leads at TAKE Classic

Ahmedabad, Sep 1: Mukesh Kumar of Mhow continued to hold the advantage in the third round of the inaugural TAKE Classic despite a sedate even-par-72 that saw his lead being cut down to two shots here on Friday.Mukesh's three-day total read 11-under-205 at the Rs 50 lakh event. Chandigarh's Ajeetesh Sandhu, who shot the third day's best score of six-under-66, is likely to be Mukesh's biggest challenger on the final day. Sandhu closed the penultimate round in second place at nine-under-207. Earlier in…
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