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Former world record holder Schipper hangs up goggles

Jessica Schipper

The 27-year-old, who held the 200 metres butterfly world record for two years from 2006-08 and again in 2009 before being eclipsed by current holder Liu Zige of China, became a mother after the London Olympics.

Asian Games 2014: wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt bags gold, takes India to top-10

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Star wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt notched up India's fourth gold medal, while Khushbir Kaur became the first woman from the country to win a medal in 20km Race Walking by clinching a silver as India shot up to ninth in overall standings.
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Shikhar Dhawan (L) celebrates with Ajinkya Rahane after scoring his half-century during the fourth ODI between England and India at Edgbaston in Birmingham. (AP Photo)

Uthappa, Pandey make it a one-sided affair for Kolkata

To nobody’s surprise, KKR rode roughshod over the indefensible Dolphins. First, it was KKR’s batting brutality and later a baffling bunch of spinners packed off the South African unit without giving them much of a chance to fight.
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Brazil women clinch sixth Copa America

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Brazil clinched their sixth women's Copa America title after a 0-0 draw with Colombia in the final football match of the tournament.

Messi reaches 400 goals, Neymar hits hat-trick

Lionel Messi
Lionel Messi grabbed his 400th career goal while Neymar smashed a hat-trick as Barcelona stormed back to the top of La Liga with a 6-0 thrashing of Granada.

Chelsea preserve EPL lead, United and City also win

Diego Costa Chelsea
Premier League leaders Chelsea conserved their three-point advantage by beating Aston Villa 3-0 on Saturday, while Wayne Rooney was sent off as Manchester United edged West Ham.

More injury concerns for Arsenal ahead of big week

Arsene Wenger
Arsenal face an injury crisis as they approach two crucial fixtures over the next week following the loss of three more players in the 1-1 Premier League draw against Tottenham on Saturday.

EPL: Liverpool held by last-gasp Everton in Merseyside derby

Steven Gerrard
Phil Jagielka was Everton's unlikely hero as the England defender bagged his first club goal since April 2013 from a fierce 25-yard effort to salvage a 1-1 draw in Saturday's Merseyside derby at Anfield.

I am powerless to stop Spain selecting Costa: Mourinho

Diego Costa Chelsea
It is not often that Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho declares that he is a 'nobody' but he did on Friday when he said he was powerless to stop Spain calling up Diego Costa for international duty despite the striker's injury problems.
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Kvitova defeats Bouchard to win Wuhan Open

Petra Kvitova
World number three Petra Kvitova overcame Eugenie Bouchard in straight sets Saturday to win the inaugural $2.4 million WTA Wuhan Open, her third title of the year.

Former world record holder Schipper hangs up goggles

Jessica Schipper

The 27-year-old, who held the 200 metres butterfly world record for two years from 2006-08 and again in 2009 before being eclipsed by current holder Liu Zige of China, became a mother after the London Olympics.

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Asian Games: India make a splash in archery's home

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Rajat Chauhan, Sandeep Kumar and Abhishek Verma stood firm to defeat the mighty South Korea in the non-Olympic compound archery men's team final, giving India a gold in Incheon.

Asian Games: India to re-appeal in women's 3000m steeplechase

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India will be going for a re-appeal after its protest against Bahrain's Ruth Jebet, who had won the women's 3000 metre steeplechase, was turned down as the track and field competition at the 17th Asian Games got off to a controversial start at the Incheon Asiad Main Stadium on Saturday.

Asian Games: Archers, squash players bag historic gold on Day 8

Abhishek Verma
The men's archery and squash teams secured historic gold medals as India enjoyed their most productive day in the Asian Games so far with an impressive collection of 11 medals on the eighth day of competitions in Incheon on Saturday.

Asian Games: Sandeep Sejwal wins rare medal for India in pool

Sandeep Sejwal
Sandeep Sejwal won a rare swimming medal for India at the Asian Games on Friday, with his coach insisting that better facilities at home would have fetched him the gold.
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