Iranian athlete suspended for four years for anti-doping violation

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  The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has announced that Iranian shot putter Ahmad Ostavarian has been suspended for four years for an Anti-Doping Rule violation. Ostavarian returned an adverse analytical finding for two substances: Metandienone metabolites Epimetandienone and Epimetendiol, and...

2015 Red Bull Air Race World Championship

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Kirby Chambliss of the United States leads Pete McLeod of Canada and Francois Le Vot of France along the skyline of the city of Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates Photographer Credit Predrag Vuckovic/Red Bull Content Pool (ISN) - The eagerly awaited start of...

Lionel Messi Joins Huawei family of global ambassadors

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Lionel’s passion inspires millions worldwide to strive for excellence and connect with greatness as Huawei does by innovating in communication New Delhi - March 18th, 2016. Huawei, global leading company in ICT and telecommunication solutions, today announces Lionel Messi’s appointment as the latest...

Local favourites The Wave Muscat triumph in Oman

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The Wave Muscat celebrated victory on home waters in Act 2 of the Extreme Sailing series in Oman with SAP Extreme Sailing (DEN) pushing them hard in second place. Austrian team Red Bull Sailing came in third and hold the series lead despite missing...

Hamilton edges Rosberg after intense teammate duel to win Bahrain GP

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by Chris Lines, The Associated Press April 6, 2014, SAKHIR, Bahrain (ISN) - Lewis Hamilton edged Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg after an intense race-long duel to take victory by just one second at the Bahrain Grand Prix on Sunday. The two Mercedes were...

Roberts wins discus bronze; Canada ends IPC Worlds with 11 medals

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Doha, Qatar – The 2015 International Paralympic Committee (IPC) World Athletics Championships came to a close today with Jason Roberts of Toronto winning bronze in the men’s F34 discus final. Roberts set a personal best of 31.98-metres to secure Canada’s sole medal on...

Top two reign supreme, while USA create drama in sizzling Dubai

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  Defending HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series champions Fiji, South Africa and England won all three of their matches on day one in Dubai as the iconic tournament got the new series underway.Ben Ryan's side got off to an impressive start scoring...

Australia win women’s sevens tournament in Dubai

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Australia claimed the opening round of the HSBC World Rugby Women's Sevens Series in Dubai on Friday, beating Russia 33-12 in front of a packed house. Despite losing their inspirational captain Sharni Williams to injury on day two, the girls...

Rooter gears up for Champions Trophy Cricket; brings Opta Sports, the world’s largest sports data brand, on board as its data partner

New Delhi, May 29, 2017: ‘In God we trust. All others must bring data.’ – These famous words seem to be the driving force behind Rooter, the world’s first digital platform that connects, engages, and helps sports audiences interact with each other on a...

Moran Samuel named September’s Allianz Athlete of the Month

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Israel’s Moran Samuel has been named the Allianz Athlete of the Month for September after winning her first world title at the 2015 World Rowing Championships. Samuel upgraded the silver medal she won from last year’s World Championships. The Israeli...

Bonhomme triumphs in Abu Dhabi at Red Bull Air Race

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Matt Hall of Australia (L), Paul Bonhomme of Great Britain (C) and Pete McLeod of Canada (R) celebrate during the Award Ceremony of the first stage of the Red Bull Air Race World Championship (Photographer Credit Joerg Mitter / Red Bull Content Pool) Britain's...

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