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Senior IOA official for China-specific guidelines to athletes

A senior Indian Olympic Association (IOA) official has called for drawing up an advisory for Indian athletes and officials travelling to China for sports events to keep them from harm’s way in the wake of simmering tensions between the neighbouring countries. Top IOA officials feel it is important to warn those travelling to China for […]

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Top seed Halep cruises into Prague Open semis

Top-seeded Simona Halep cruised past lucky loser Magdalena Frech 6-2, 6-0 to advance to the semifinals of the Prague Open on Friday. Halep, ranked No. 2, converted her first match point with a backhand winner to beat Frech, ranked 174. “I’m happy that I can play better and better day by day,” Halep said. “It […]

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Mercedes dominates Spanish Grand Prix practice

Hamilton, who has won the last three Spanish GPS, is going for his fourth win in six races on Sunday. Lewis Hamilton went fastest in second practice for the Spanish Grand Prix on Friday with Mercedes again looking dominant after losing out to Red Bull last weekend. The six-time World champion, Thirty points clear of […]