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US boxer Day dies from brain injuries

Publication date 17 October 2019 | 20:25 | ICT

American boxer Patrick Day died on Wednesday after suffering a serious brain injury during his knockout defeat to Charles Conwell last weekend, promoter Lou DiBella said in a statement.

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    Publication date 16 October 2019 | 20:50 | ICT

    An improved Cambodia performance was not enough to prevent their third consecutive defeat on Tuesday night in Phnom Penh, as they went down 4-0 to Iraq in their fourth game of the second round of qualifying for the 2022 Fifa World C

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    Roddrigo Moreno fired Spain into Euro 2020 with a last-gasp equaliser in Sweden while the Republic of Ireland’s chances of reaching the finals are still in the balance after they fell 2-0 in Switzerland.

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    Publication date 15 October 2019 | 21:12 | ICT

    Defending champions New Zealand play Ireland, England face old rivals Australia, France have Wales and surprise package Japan are up against South Africa in this weekend’s Rugby World Cup quarter-finals.

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    Publication date 15 October 2019 | 21:09 | ICT

    US open champion Gary Woodland admitted on Tuesday he has only two weeks to convince Tiger Woods that he deserves a captain’s pick for the Presidents Cup.

  • Strasburg dominates as Nationals lead series 3-0

    Publication date 15 October 2019 | 21:08 | ICT

    Stephen Strasburg pitched seven shutout innings to put the Washington Nationals on the brink of their first World Series appearance after clobbering the St Louis Cardinals 8-1 on Monday.

  • LeBron under fire over China row

    Publication date 15 October 2019 | 21:07 | ICT

    Basketball superstar LeBron James was accused of turning a blind eye to Chinese repression on Tuesday after he criticised a Houston Rockets executive for angering China with a “misinformed” tweet supporting protesters in Hong Kong.

  • Crosby kicks winner as Packers stun Lions

    Publication date 15 October 2019 | 21:05 | ICT

    Mason Crosby booted a 23-yard field goal in the final seconds as the Green Bay Packers rallied late to shock the Detroit Lions 23-22 on Monday night.

  • Mountains galore again for 2020 Tour de France

    Publication date 15 October 2019 | 21:04 | ICT

    The 2020 Tour de France promises to be one for the climbers after organisers revealed a route on Tuesday which includes 29 mountains across eight mountain stages with five summit finishes including the individual time trial.

  • Ukraine reach finals as racism blights England win in Bulgaria

    Publication date 15 October 2019 | 21:03 | ICT

    Ukraine booked their place in Euro 2020 after squeezing past Portugal as Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 700th career goal on a night stained by Bulgaria fans racially abusing England players while their side were hit for six in Sofia.