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Other Sport 18 Jul 2005 | 12:00 AM

Pakistan tell ICC: No alcohol promo in Super Series

Pakistan cricket authorities have told the International Cricket Council (ICC) their players will not wear or display logos of a whisky brand sponsor in the Super Series matches in October.

Other Sport 25 Nov 2005 | 12:00 AM

Separatists to attend opening ceremony of SEA Games

Representatives of the Philippines' largest Muslim separatist group will attend the opening of the SEA Games as a 'goodwill measure', a rebel spokesman said yesterday.

Other Sport 29 Feb 2008 | 12:00 AM

Javier agrees to live in Iran

Spaniard Javier Clemente moved a step closer to becoming Iran coach after agreeing to the football federation's condition that he should live there.

Other Sport 31 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM

Qatar eyes major global sporting role

LONDON (Reuters) - With its lavish Olympic headquarters next to the iconic Savoy hotel in one of London's poshest districts, Qatar is putting its money where its mouth in a bid to join the world's leading sporting nations.

Other Sport 31 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM

Qatar eyes major global sporting role

LONDON (Reuters) - With its lavish Olympic headquarters next to the iconic Savoy hotel in one of London's poshest districts, Qatar is putting its money where its mouth is in a bid to join the world's leading sporting nations.

Other Sport 07 Aug 2012 | 12:00 AM

Algerian romps to gold after pleading injury

LONDON (Reuters) - Taoufik Makhloufi ran a scorching last lap to take gold for Algeria in the Olympic 1,500 metres on Tuesday and attributed his victory to

Other Sport 07 Aug 2012 | 12:00 AM

Algerian romps to gold after pleading injury

LONDON (Reuters) - Taoufik Makhloufi ran a scorching last lap to take gold for Algeria in the Olympic 1,500 metres on Tuesday and attributed his victory to

Other Sport 08 Aug 2012 | 12:00 AM

Jamaicans seek their place in sprint history

LONDON (Reuters) - Jamaica will seek to extend its sprint dominance at London 2012 on Wednesday when Usain Bolt sets out to book his place in the men's 200 metre final and Veronica Campbell-Brown attempts to become the first woman to win three golds at that distance.

Other Sport 14 Feb 2013 | 12:00 AM

Putin orders Russian security forces on high alert before Olympics

MOSCOW (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin ordered Russia's security services to be on high alert on Thursday to protect against attacks by Islamist militants in the run up to next year's Winter Olympics in the Black Sea resort city of Sochi.

Other Sport 14 Feb 2013 | 12:00 AM

Putin orders Russian security forces on high alert before Olympics

MOSCOW (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin ordered Russia's security services to be on high alert on Thursday to protect against attacks by Islamist militants in the run up to next year's Winter Olympics in the Black Sea resort city of Sochi.