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U.S. Says Indian Official Directed Assassination Plot in New York

It was described as a New York hit job with international implications: an audacious assassination plot against a Sikh separatist. The target was a lawyer at a New York-based group called Sikhs for Justice — an American citizen and an outspoken proponent of independence for the northern Indian state of Punjab. And the man who […]

Anwar El Ghazi: Mainz lift suspension and impose official warning over Israel-Gaza post

Anwar El Ghazi (right) previously played for Aston Villa and Everton before joining PSV Eindhoven in August 2022 Dutch winger Anwar El Ghazi has had his suspension lifted by Mainz and given an official warning after his social media post about the Israel-Gaza conflict. Sources had told BBC Sport the German club would terminate his […]

LIV Golf will not receive official world golf ranking points ‘at this time’, says OWGR

LIV Golf applied for recognition in the rankings which play a key role in deciding entry into golf’s four majors LIV Golf’s attempt to be recognised by the sport’s global rankings body has been rejected. Official World Golf Ranking (OWGR) turned down the Saudi Arabia-backed series’ request because of concerns about the circuit’s format. OWGR […]

‘Super-shoes’, tumbling world records and the race for a sub two-hour official marathon

Kelvin Kiptum has won all three of the marathons he has competed in Marathon world records have tumbled over the past two weeks in the men’s and women’s races, though the main topic of conversation is not the athletes, but the role played by ‘super-shoes’. Assefa, a former 800m specialist, only made her marathon debut […]

VAR: PGMOL replaces official Darren England after Liverpool error

Darren England has been replaced as the fourth official for Sunday’s Premier League game between Nottingham Forest and Brentford after his error as the video assistant referee during Liverpool’s defeat at Tottenham. England failed to overturn an incorrect decision on the pitch to disallow a Luis Diaz goal for offside as the Reds were beaten […]

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