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Bayern grab close win in 9-goal thriller

BERLIN: Robert Lewandowski saved his team from a humiliating German Cup exit as Bayern Munich came from behind to beat second-tier Heidenheim in a 5-4 thriller on Wednesday.

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Goa starts with the best; should finish as best

PANAJI: Goa starts its final round campaign of the 2018-19 Santosh Trophy with a good chance of winning the title for the sixth time because coach Samir Naik has selected the best talent – those that fit his style of play- to showcase the standard of football.

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GCA to hold selections for U-14 and U-16 teams PANAJI: Goa Cricket Association will be conducting selection trials for U-14 and U-16 teams in North and South Goa. In the North,

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Lack of a fit team scares Pep despite sitting on top

MANCHESTER: Pep Guardiola counted the cost of a comfortable 2-0 victory over Cardiff that took his team to the top of the Premier League on Wednesday as he faced the prospect of an FA Cup semi-final without a fit left-back.

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Lloyd, Rohit help Moira progress

NAVELIM: First half goals by striker Lloyd Mascarenhas and attacking medio Rohit Todad was enough for Associacao Academica de Moira to get past an United Club of Telaulim finishing 2-0 and earn full points in the GFA’s First Division Football League match played at Rosary grounds, Navelim on Wednesday.

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Indian eves start off with easy win over Indonesia

MANDALAY: The Indian women’s national team Wednesday registered a 2-0 win over Indonesia in its opening match of the Olympic Qualifiers Round 2, going a step closer to making it to the 2020 Tokyo Games.

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Our Lady Of Rosary HS are state U-14 inter-school football champs PANAJI: A fine brace by Vaishanavi Sharma helped Our Lady Of Rosary High School, Dona Paula Win the U-14 State Girls Inter School Football Tournament defeating South Goa champions St Jude High School, Betalbatim 2-1 in the finals organised by DYSA at Dr Remigio Pinto grounds Taleigao. Betalbatim led …

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Messi, Suarez strike late to rescue Barcelona from Villarreal

BARCELONA: Barcelona’s Lionel Messi came off the bench in his side’s hour of need to inspire the Liga leaders to battle back from 4-2 down in stoppage time to snatch a remarkable 4-4 draw at struggling Villarreal on Tuesday.

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Sindhu, Srikanth advance

KUALA LUMPUR: Top Indian shuttlers P V Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth advanced to the second round of the Malaysian Open World Tour Super 750 tournament in Kuala Lumpur, while compatriot Saina Nehwal lost her opening match to Thailand’s Pornpawee Chochuwong on Wednesday.

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ICC to team up with Interpol in fight against corruption

DUBAI: The International Cricket Council (ICC) Wednesday said it has sought “closer working relations” with the Interpol, an organisation which facilitates worldwide police cooperation, to widen the scope of its fight against corruption in the sport.

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