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Nigeria team in Winter Olympics 2018

PYEONGCHANG: As they prepared to make Olympic history in Pyeongchang, Nigeria’s women’s bobsleigh team admitted battling demons every time they climbed onto the sled. Being billed as “Cool Runnings” reloaded in the West African country’s first Winter Games appearance, Seun Adigun and Akuoma Omeoga knelt in silent prayer Wednesday before …

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Winter Olympics 2018 figure skating

GANGEUNG: Dual Sochi 2014 silver medallist Patrick Chan was among the star names to take a tumble but Canada still asserted their position as favourites for Winter Olympic figure skating team gold on Friday. American quad wonder Nathan Chen and Russia’s European champion Mikhail Kolyada also fell on the first …

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U.S. Olympic Swimmer Accuses Ex-Coach Of Sexual Abuse

NEWS DESK: A former U.S. Olympic swimmer accused a former national team coach of sexually abusing her when she was 16, joining a chorus of young athletes in gymnastics and other sports who have come forward with similar allegations involving team officials, reported Reuters. Ariana Kukors, who represented the United …

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Ice Cricket: Afridi’s Royals beat Sehwag’s Diamonds

Shahid Afridi-led Team Royals beat Virender Sehwag’s Badrutt’s Palace Diamonds by six wickets in the inaugural Ice Cricket contest at St Moritz resort in Switzerland. Batting first, Diamonds set a target of 165 before the Royals cantered home courtesy of a blistering 74 by Owais Shah. Earlier, the Diamonds won …

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Goals galore for Amir and Noor in Leisure Leagues

 Karachi, February 8: Mohammad Amir and Noor Alam each scored hat-tricks and two goals for Lyari Youth Football Club and Sattar Football Club respectively in South District matches of the sixth round of Leisure Leagues Karachi Youth Initiative Football Tournament here at Lyari’s Gabol Park. Amir first scored hat-trick as …

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Pakistan delegation for Winter Olympics 2018

PYEONGCHANG: Pakistan’s four-member national ski squad has reached Seoul, South Korea to participate in Winter Olympics 2018. “Skiers Mohammad Karim and Syed Haman Shah along with two officials – Col (R) Mohammad Wali (coach) and Air Commodore (R) Mohammad Sohail (manager) have reached South Korea to chip in the Winter …

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Karachi Whites move into final of National One Day Cup

ISLAMABAD: Karachi Region White beat Peshawar Region by 5 wickets on Thursday in the first semi final of the National One Day Cup– Regions 2017-18 at Pindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi. Batting first after winning the toss, Peshawar Region piled up a total of 281 runs losing all wickets in 49.5 …

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