Ashwin spins India to crushing first-Test victory

North Sound (Antigua and Barbuda) (AFP) - Ravichandran Ashwin completed a magnificent all-round performance with seven wickets to bowl India to a crushing victory by an innings and 92 runs on the …

Rio Olympic Village opens -- to Australia boycott

Rio de Janeiro (AFP) - The Olympic Village in Rio officially opened its doors to the world's athletes on Sunday, less than two weeks before the Games begin -- but Australia, Britain and Brazil …

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England's Cook piles on the runs against Pakistan

Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) - England captain Alastair Cook left Pakistan needing to rewrite the record books if they were to win the second Test at Old Trafford, after opting against enforcing …

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Spithill powerless to prevent Ainslie charge

Portsmouth (United Kingdom) (AFP) - Oracle Team USA skipper Jimmy Spithill said he did everything possible to stop Ben Ainslie from winning the America's Cup World Series in Portsmouth but his bid to …

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IOC decides against blanket doping ban for Russia

Lausanne (AFP) - The International Olympic Committee on Sunday decided against hitting Russia with a blanket ban from the Rio Games over state-run doping but laid out unprecedented eligibility …

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Safety at risk after Rosberg decision: Hamilton

Budapest (AFP) - Stewards at the Hungarian Grand Prix sent the wrong message about yellow warning flags abuse by failing to penalise Nico Rosberg, his Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton said after …

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