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Cigarettes, Knives, Scissors Among Items Banned At SEA Games Opening

KUALA LUMPUR: Cigarettes, knives and firecrackers as well as snacks such as melon seeds and peanuts are not allowed to be brought into the National Stadium in Bukit Jalil during the 2017 Kuala Lumpur SEA Games opening ceremony on Aug 19.

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Mesut Ozil Tells His Agent To Seal Him Summer Move To Barcelona - Report

MESUT OZIL has has told his agent to get him a move to Barcelona this summer.

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Usain Bolt: Delays Blamed For Injury At World Championships - Yohan Blake

Usain Bolt "was really cold" before pulling up with injury in his last championship final, according to his Jamaican relay team-mates.

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Mo Farah's Journey From Carefree Kid To Sporting Superstar

And so that is it for Mo Farah in championship track finals: seven years of wonder, 10 global golds in a row and a silver to finish, dancing under the lights from Korea to Rio, Moscow to Beijing, to London and then back again.

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Slick Britain Win Shock 4x100 Relay Gold As Bolt Pulls Up

Pic: Reuters

LONDON: Usain Bolt's final track appearance ended with pain and frustration on Saturday as he pulled up injured running the final leg of the World Championships 4x100 metres relay as Britain stunned the United States to win a shock gold medal.

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SEA Games: Kim Swee Had Hard Time To Finalise Players

Pic: Berita HarianSHAH ALAM: The national Under-22 (U-22) football squad chief coach Datuk Ong Kim Swee conceded it was difficult for him to select the top 20 players for the 2017 Kuala Lumpur SEA Games (KL2017).

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Fans Pay Big Money For Mayweather-Mcgregor Tickets

Pic: ReutersFight fans attending the much-hyped boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and mixed martial artist Conor McGregor will have a chance to rub shoulders with the stars in Las Vegas -- but it won't come cheap.

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Aggressive Federer Cruises To Semi-Finals In Montreal

Roger Federer reached the Rogers Cup semi-finals on Friday after coming to the net early and often in a straight sets victory over Roberto Bautista Agut on a windy day in Montreal.

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Wozniacki Upsets World Number One Pliskova In Toronto

Caroline Wozniacki defeated world number one Karolina Pliskova 7-5 6-7(3) 6-4 in a marathon Rogers Cup quarter-finals match in Toronto marred by four rain delays on Friday.

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London Braced For Bolt And Farah Swansongs

LONDON - It will be the end of an era for athletics on Saturday when Usain Bolt races for the last time in the men's 4x100 meters relay at the World Championships.

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