Saturday, February 24, 2018

Ethiopia’s Almaz Ayana smashes 10,000m world record on way to gold

• Britain’s Jo Pavey finishes 15th ahead of team-mate Jessica Andrews • Ayana beats previous record set in 1993 by 14 seconds Ethiopia’s Almaz Ayana celebrates...

Queen’s honours: Arise Sir Mo Farah, Sir Andy Murray

Olympic athlete Mo Farah, tennis star Andy Murray, actor Mark Rylance, comedian Ken Dodd and Kinks musician Ray Davies have been knighted in Queen...

WHAT IS THE UEFA NATIONS LEAGUE? EUROPE’S PLAN TO TRANSFORM INTERNATIONAL FOOTBALL EXPLAINED

Major changes are coming to the international calendar in 2018, with friendlies set to become a thing of the past for European nations UEFA has...

Ethiopia’s Feyisa Lilesa won an Olympic medal then protested his government

One day after winning silver in the Olympic marathon, Feyisa Lilesa faced a much different decision than other medalists: Would it be safe for him to...

How have the Premier League’s top six been affected by injuries to key players?

Liverpool must fight for a top-four finish without the injured Sadio Mane, but how have the top six coped with injuries to key players...
world cup draw

WORLD CUP 2018 DRAW: FINALISTS DISCOVER GROUP STAGE FATE IN RUSSIA

The wait is over, qualification is complete and the 32 finalists now know their fate in the 2018 World Cup. Moscow's impressive State Kremlin Palace...

Football ‘Einsteins’ don’t bother me, Mourinho avers

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho insisted he was unhurt by attacks on his players from football “Einsteins”, adding it was a very different matter...

Floyd Mayweather stops Conor McGregor in 10th round in Las Vegas

Floyd Mayweather extended his perfect career record to 50 fights unbeaten by stopping Conor McGregor in the 10th round of one of the richest...

Rio 2016: The National Houses of the Olympic Games

As host of the 2016 Olympic Games, Brazil is welcoming the entire world into its living room this month. But some 30 other nations...

Leicester pick Nigerian Ndidi to save season

Leicester have moved to get their season back on track with the acquisition of Nigerian defensive midfielder Wilfred Ndidi from Genk. The Foxes have struggled...

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Twin car bombings kill nearly 30 in Somalia’s Mogadishu

At least 27 are dead in two car bomb blasts, claimed by al-Shabab, reported near presidential palace in Somali capital. Twin car bombings and subsequent...

Who will be Ethiopia’s next prime minister?

Will the appointment of a new Ethiopian prime minister only act to save the ruling party or usher in deeper reform? Hailemariam Desalegn's snap resignation as Ethiopia's...

Ethiopian Prime minister’s resignation part of EPRDF’s ongoing reform to address legitimate public demands...

The Consular-General of the Ethiopian Government to Somaliland, General Berhe Tesfaye released the below-copied statement to the local press Wednesday. It reads: Hargeisa: In the last...