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Saudi fans delight in West Bank game, shrug off geopolitics

Some are hopeful sport can bring peace to the region.

Koreas to face off in Pyongyang World Cup qualifier

It is unclear if anyone other than the South Korean team and support staff would be able to go to Pyongyang.

Crunch Japan-Scotland World Cup match gets go-ahead

Fans encouraged to arrive at stadium as early as possible.

Biles on verge of historic medal haul at World Championships

The American tries to keep a clear head going into all her finals.

Namibia-Canada World Cup match cancelled after typhoon

Fans advised to not travel to Kamaishi or the venue.

Iran thrill female fans amid Asian qualifying goal rush

Iran treat 3,500 female fans who came to stadium to a 14-0 goalfest.

Rivals and admirers hail ‘incredible’ Marquez

Sixth premier class title on Sunday sees Spaniard surpass Australian great Mick Doohan.

Extinction Rebellion activists occupy Paris mall

The protest comes ahead of planned disruption to 60 cities around the world.

Test me every day, says Salazar runner Hassan after golden double

Sifan Hassan declares she believes in a clean sport and has never taken any illegal substance.

Jamaica beat Britain for women’s relay gold

Jamaica took gold with a time of 41.44s.

Coleman, Lyles help US end relay gold drought

Noah Lyles is excited to have finally broken the US’ relay curse.

Hup Wei finishes eighth at World Championships

Hup Wei could only register a best jump of 2.27m in the final.

Muhammad breaks world record again for 400m hurdles gold

This is the second time the American has broken the world record this year.

Naser clocks third fastest time to win 400m world title

Salwa Eid Naser thanks Shaunae Miller-Uibo for pushing her to be the best.

Warholm seals hurdles double as Lasitskene clinches hattrick

The Norwegian felt like his heart was going to stop in the tough race.

Fraser-Pryce seals fab 4 as Felix adds to historic gold haul

The colourful 32-year-old is elated to seal gold after having her child in 2017.

Vieria defies ‘hell’ to win silver at 43

Portuguese veteran coped by using a lot of ice and drinking cold water.

Sky’s the limit as Coleman roars to 100m title

This win completes a flawless campaign for the indoor 60m world record holder.

Chepngetich tames marathon heat as World Championships under way

The high number of dropouts, however, is likely to renew debate about safety for marathon runners and endurance athletes competing in Doha.

Tight-lipped Coleman sets pace at worlds

The 23-year-old American let his sprinting do the talking as he is the only person to dip below 10s in the heat.

Early blitz lifts 6-try Wales to win over Georgia in World...

The Welsh were rampant in the first half which gave them a 29-0 lead at halftime.

Infantino vows to push ahead with a new Women’s World League

Gianni Infantino says he originally came up with the idea in 2017 and the plan received positive feedback from football officials across the world.

Activists get down and dirty clearing rubbish on mass cleanup day

World Cleanup Day is an initiative that has got millions into the streets and cleaning up litter across the globe.

Kenyan Kamworor breaks half marathon world record by 17 seconds

Geoffrey Kamworor says breaking the record is very emotional for him.