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Malaysia's First Gold Contributed By Chinlone Linking

Photo: NST

KUALA LUMPUR -- Malaysia won its first gold medal from ‘chinlone linking’ which was also the first Kuala Lumpur 2017 SEA Games gold medal today.

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Stephen Wooldridge: Australian Olympic Champion Dies Aged 39

Australian cyclist Stephen Wooldridge, an Olympic and world champion, has died aged 39.

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Premier League: Transfer Window Changes 'A Long Way Off'

Proposals to close the Premier League and English Football League summer transfer windows before the start of the season next year are "a long way off", says a leading sports lawyer.

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Carlos Tevez Promises To Return To Shanghai Shenhua After Argentina Visit

Carlos Tevez has been granted permission to go to Argentina, but only after agreeing in writing to return to Chinese Super League side Shanghai Shenhua by 30 August.

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Cincinnati Open: Britain's Johanna Konta Through To Third Round

Britain's Johanna Konta beat Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands to reach the third round at the Cincinnati Open.

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KL 2017: Netball Continues Its Winning Streak To Make Up For Our Loss In Water Polo And Football

Thai netballer Pakladathanan Thiratananitiworachot (left) being obstructed by Malaysia’s players in the preliminary round at the Kuala Lumpur 2017 SEA Games at Stadium Juara Bukit Kiara, August 14, 2017. Malaysia won 73-30. The next day, the Malaysian team won again, this time against Brunei, with a 64-27 result.  — Bernama pic

Our girls in the netball team continued to do us proud in a tremendous victory over Brunei, and the only Malaysian achievement for yesterday made up for our loss in water polo and women’s football.

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Everton Agree £45m Deal For Swansea Midfielder

Everton have agreed a deal to sign Swansea City midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson for a fee believed to be about £45m.

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Five-Time Grand Slam Winner Given US Open Wildcard

Maria Sharapova is set to play in her first Grand Slam since her 15-month drugs ban after being given a wildcard for the US Open main draw.

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Report: Woods Had Marijuana, Painkillers In System At Arrest

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.  — Tiger Woods had the active ingredient for marijuana, two painkillers and two sleep drugs in his system when he was arrested on a DUI charge earlier this year, a report released Tuesday by police said.

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Pogba Determined To Win Premier League With Man Utd

Paul Pogba says he returned to Manchester United to win the Premier League and is now determined to make that a reality.

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