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Phelps bags 19th Olympic gold

Michael Phelps capped an explosive evening of record-breaking and barely concealed needle the other day by bagging an astonishing 19th Olympic gold medal in the men’s 4×100 metres freestyle relay. Earlier, Adam

Dec 16 unites whole nation: minister

Provincial Minister for Education, Sports, Culture and Youth Affairs Rana Mashhood Ahmed Thursday said that December 16 united the whole nation to counter the menace of terrorism. Paying rich tribute to the

Best offbeat sports moments of year 2015

Novak Djokovic eating grass at Wimbledon, a pistol-packing referee in Brazil, or a ghost haunting Pakistan cricketer Haris Sohail: it’s been a bumper year for world sports’ light-hearted moments. Here are some

Hail Cesar! Brazil too hot for Chile

Brazil had been dominating to the point the goal felt like a jolt to the system. Gary Medel had warned off Neymar with a personal introduction inside the opening few minutes, but Brazil’s No 10 was undeterred, playing as if he wanted to grace that famous shirt. Neymar played as he has all tournament: as if immune to the pressures that have placed upon those slender shoulders.