Thu04242014

LAST_UPDATEThu, 24 Apr 2014 11am

Hamilton Beats Alonso To Fastest Time In FP2

Lewis HamiltonLEWIS HAMILTON set the fastest time in second practice for the Chinese Grand Prix, but Ferrari's Fernando Alonso remained in the hunt just 0.141s off the Mercedes.

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Football Legends To Visit Indonesia In May

Football legend, Luis Figo (PIC: Reuters)JAKARTA: International football legends will visit Indonesia to play against the country’s national players in an exhibition match, titled ‘Battle of the Stars’, at the Gelora Bung Karno Stadium here on May 10.

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Alonso Breaks Mercedes Stranglehold In China Practice

PIC: ReutersSHANGHAI: Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso broke Mercedes’ stranglehold at the top by setting the fastest time in today’s first practice session for the Chinese Grand Prix.

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Barca Blow As Foot Injury Rules Neymar Out For Four Weeks

Neymar, seated, picked up an injury (PIC: Reuters)MADRID: Brazilian star Neymar could miss the rest of the club season after being ruled out for four weeks with an injured left foot, dealing Barcelona a worrying blow to their La Liga hopes.

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Chelsea Can Cope With Double Bid, Says Cech

PIC: ReutersLONDON: Petr Cech insists Chelsea can cope with the demands of challenging for a Premier League and Champions League double as the Blues face Sunderland at the start of an eight-day period that could define their season.

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Howard Is Everton's Keeper Until 2018

Everton's Goalkeeper, Tim Howard (PIC: Reuters)LONDON: Everton goalkeeper Tim Howard has signed a two-year contract extension that will keep the United States international on Merseyside until 2018, the Premier League club said on Thursday.

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Real Madrid Fans Jam Streets To Celebrate Cup Win

Real Madrid players celebrate winning the King's Cup (PIC: Reuters)MADRID: Thousands of cheering Real Madrid fans welcomed their team back to the Spanish capital early yesterday after winning the Copa del Rey with a 2-1 victory over arch rivals Barcelona.

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Suarez: Liverpool Fans Need To Stay Calm For Run-In

Luiz Suarez's gesture after scoring against West Bromwich Albion in Anfield (PIC: Reuters)LIVERPOOL: Luis Suarez has told Liverpool fans to stay calm as the Premier League club attempts to overcome the pressure of the title run-in and clinch their first championship in 24 years.

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Liverpool Hangover Cost Man City, Says Pellegrini

PIC: ReutersMANCHESTER: Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini blamed the hangover from defeat by Liverpool for his side's damaging 2-2 draw at home to the Premier League's bottom club Sunderland.

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Szczesny Eyes More Ugly Wins In Battle For Fourth

Lukas Podolski with Wojciech Szczesny (PIC: Reuters)ARSENAL: Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny is hopeful the team’s previous experience of tight Premier League run-ins can help them scrape four more ugly victories and another season of Champions League football.

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