Al Sadd registered a 4-2 win over Al Shahania in their QNB Stars League Round 13 clash at the Jassim bin Hamad Stadium yesterday. The result sees reigning champions Sadd remain in third place in the league standings with 27 points.
Quique Setien’s honeymoon period lasted less than a fortnight as he tasted his first Barcelona defeat yesterday in his second La Liga game in charge after a 2-0 loss to Valencia.
Serena Williams suffered her earliest exit from the Australian Open since 2006 but the 23-time Grand Slam champion is not ready to hand over the baton to heir apparent Coco Gauff just yet.
Ryan Palmer’s birdie blitz vaulted him into a two-stroke lead while Tiger Woods recovered from a terrible start in the second round of the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines on Friday.
Not one for flash or grandstanding, New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning announced his retirement from the NFL on Friday quoting the time-worn wisdom of Frank Sinatra, another New York icon who sang: “I did it my way.”