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Williams' US Open treatment divides tennis world

Serena Williams' behaviour in Saturday's US Open final divided the tennis world after she called the chair umpire a 'liar' and a 'thief' and said he treated her differently than male players during her loss to Naomi Osaka. Williams, who was seeking a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title on Saturday, was handed a warning for a coaching violation before being deducted a point for smashing her racquet. She then had a heated argument with chair umpire Carlos Ramos, which cost her a game. The six-times U.S. Open champion, who has since been fined $17,000 by the United States Tennis...


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UCL 2018-19: Messi nets brace as Barcelona knock out Man Utd with a 3-0 win

Barcelona: Lionel Messi produced another masterful Champions League performance to knock out Manchester United and fire Barcelona into the semi-finals for the first time in four years, scoring twice in a 3-0 home win on Tuesday. Barca, who toyed with United for the majority of the encounter, sealed a 4-0 aggregate victory and will meet either Porto or Liverpool in the last four. “This was a spectacular performance, this is what we are all about,” Messi told reporters. “The first five minutes we were a little shy and nervous, perhaps the scoreline gave us a strange feeling, but then we...

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Kuwait’s Al-Reshidi qualifies for 2020 Tokyo Olympics

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Hunting and Equestrian Club holds 21st horse race tourney

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17/04/2019

Kuwait SC beat Bahrain’s Al-Najma in AFC Cup qualifiers

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Israel Folau faces afternoon deadline to challenge Rugby Australia breach notice over social media posts

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