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Jacob Kiplimo sets a new world record

Rome: Uganda's Jacob Kiplimo celebrates his world record of 7 minutes and 26.64 seconds after winning the men's 3000m competition at the Golden Gala Pietro Mennea IAAF Diamond League athletics meet in Rome on Thursday.(PTI)

Messi nets 2 in 2nd friendly

Barcelona: Lionel Messi scored his first goals of Barcelona's preseason as coach Ronald Koeman left Luis Suárez and Arturo Vidal off his team for a second friendly match. Messi netted two goals and set up one more in a 3-1 victory over…

Real begin title defense in Spanish league

Madrid: Real Madrid is keeping most of the same players to try to win back-to-back Spanish leagues for the first time in more than a decade. Madrid begins its title defense on Sunday at Real Sociedad with practically the same squad that a…

India drop by a spot to 109 in latest FIFA rankings

ZURICH: The Indian men's football team have dropped by one place and are placed at the 109th position in the latest FIFA rankings, which got updated on Thursday. India have 1187 points and have not lost or gained any since the last update…

Kings XI eye new dawn in KL-Kumble era

Kolkata:Perennial underachievers Kings XI Punjab will hope the new pair of skipper K.L. Rahul and head coach Anil Kumble can conjure up some magic as they head into the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), having reached the…