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Tunisia’s Jabeur Downs Maria To Become First Arab In Major Final

LONDON – Tunisia’s Ons Jabeur lifted the spirits of an entire continent as she became the first Arab and first African woman to reach the Wimbledon final with a rousing 6-2 3-6 6-1 victory over her barbecue buddy Tatjana Maria on Thursday. Before she stepped on court, American great Billie Jean King said Jabeur was […]

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Guardiola Becomes England’s Most Successful Foreign Manager

PARIS, France – Spaniard Pep Guardiola became the most successful foreign manager in English football, in terms of league titles won, when he clinched his fourth Premier League crown on Sunday. With his latest success, the Manchester City manager moved above Frenchman Arsene Wenger and Portuguese Jose Mourinho who both have three Premier League titles […]

Saudi Arabian Grand Prix To Go Ahead As Planned, Say Organizers

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia – Formula One’s Saudi Arabian Grand Prix will go ahead as planned, organizers said on Friday following attacks on a facility owned by oil giant Aramco near the racetrack in Jeddah. Yemen’s Iran – backed Houthis said they launched attacks on Saudi energy facilities on Friday and the Arab coalition said Aramco’s […]

Chelsea FC Owner And Russian Billionaire Roman

LONDON – Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich has announced Wednesday he plans to sell Chelsea Football Club, as it is ‘in the best interest of the Club, the fans employees, as well as the Club’s sponsor and partners’. No timetable was provided but Abramovich said the sale ‘will not be fast – tracked’. On Saturday, Abramovich […]

Djokovic Prepared To Miss Grand Slams If COVID Jab Made Mandatory

Paris, France – Novak Djokovic is prepared to miss the French Open and Wimbledon if COVID-19 vaccination becomes mandatory at the Grand Slams but he is not against inoculation, the world number one tennis plays said. Djokovic, who is unvaccinated, was barred from competing in this year’s Australian Open, depriving the 34 – year – […]