Cristiano Ronaldo’s start at Juventus assessed as Champions League ties approach

Cristiano Ronaldo will sit out Portugal’s Nations League clash with Italy to continue training with Juventus during the international break. But how is the forward faring in Serie A? After his World Cup exploits, the five-time Ballon d’Or winner is hoping to refine his fitness ahead of Juventus’ Champions League clash with Valencia on September […]

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Arsenal 4-2 Vorskla Poltava: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scores twice in Europa League win

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored twice as Arsenal began their Europa League campaign with a 4-2 win against Vorskla Poltava. The 29-year-old scored the only goal of the first half, sweeping home in the 32nd minute after a great Arsenal break, before Danny Welbeck nodded home the second three minutes after the interval. Aubameyang got his second […]

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How a Dhoni masterstroke turned Kedar Jadhav’s career around

MS Dhoni is a man of many twists. In 2013, he turned around Rohit Sharma’s limited-overs career by slotting him as an opener. Rohit responded immediately with a match-winning 83 in an ODI against England in Mohali. Two years later, he comforted a shattered KL Rahul, who had just made 1 and 0 on Test […]

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Rashid Khan’s birthday special destroys Bangladesh

Afghanistan 255 for 7 (Shahidi 58, Rashid 57*, Shakib 4-42) beat Bangladesh 119 (Shakib 32, Rashid 2-13) by 136 runs Swagger. It’s the best word to describe Afghanistan in the 2018 Asia Cup so far. They showed plenty of it on Friday, using their spin might, batting depth and new-ball craft to trounce Bangladesh by 136 runs in […]

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