Archive of 17 June 2016

Canada promotes first female combat general

OTTAWA: A Canadian woman who fought insurgents in Afghanistan became the country's first female combat officer to rise to the rank of general on Thursday.Colonel...

ATP Queen's Club results collated

LONDON: Collated results from the fifth day of the grasscourt tournament at Queen's Club on Friday (x denotes seeding):2nd rdRoberto Bautista Agut (ESP x6) bt...

Herrera back from ban to beef up Pumas

TUCUMÁN: Prop forward Ramiro Herrera was named Friday in the Argentina team to face France in Sunday's first Test after returning from suspension.Herrera replaces Santiago...

Cacic slams Croatia's 'terrorist' supporters

SAINT-ÉTIENNE: Ante Cacic has branded Croatia supporters who threw flares onto the pitch in Friday's 2-2 draw with the Czech Republic at Euro 2016 as...

UEFA to launch investigation into thrown flares from Croatian fans

SAINT-ÉTIENNE: UEFA confirmed on Friday they will launch an investigation into flares thrown onto the pitch during Croatia's 2-2 Euro 2016 draw with the Czech...

Gold sparkles on Brexit fears

LONDON: Gold prices hit a near two-year peak this week as investors sought the haven commodity on fresh fears Britain would vote to leave the...

Swede dreams as Ibrahimovic calls for Belgium win

TOULOUSE: Superstar striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has called on Sweden to beat Belgium next week and save their Euro 2016 campaign after a 1-0 defeat to...

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