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All Blacks unlock Australia’s defense

Rieko Ioane and Ryan Crotty both crossed twice as New Zealand ran in eight tries in a brilliant display of running rugby to demolish Australia 54-34 in the Rugby Championship opener yesterday. The world champions extinguished any chance of an upset with three tries in sevenFULL STORY

Kyrgios beats Nadal, makes semis

Australia’s Nick Kyrgios on Friday thrashed new world No. 1 Rafael Nadal 6-2, 7-5, winning twice in one day to reach the Western & Southern semi-finals in Cincinnati, while Taiwanese face each other in the women’s doubles final early today. As defending champion Karolina Pliskova wonFULL STORY

Nadal returns to top with heavy heart

Spain’s Rafael Nadal, who is to return to the world No. 1 ranking tomorrow for the first time in three years, remains “destroyed” by the terror attacks that rocked his homeland. Nadal was upset by Australia’s Nick Kyrgios in a Friday quarter-final at the WesternFULL STORY

Taipei Universiade: Water polo competition not limited to pool

Over the past few days, netizens have engaged in a heated debate over which men’s water polo team to root for at the Taipei Summer Universiade. The main point of contention: Which team has the best-looking players? The debate began on Facebook after the Netherlands Trade andFULL STORY

Manchester United beat Swansea City with late scores

Manchester United continued their perfect start to the Premier League by crushing Swansea City 4-0 with a flurry of late goals at the Liberty Stadium yesterday. The score matched their destruction of West Ham United after Romelu Lukaku, Paul Pogba and Anthony Martial scored within fourFULL STORY

Security in spotlight as seasons start

While Spain mourns following the terror attacks in Catalonia, security is to be in the spotlight as two global sporting events get under way this weekend in La Liga and the Vuelta a Espana cycling race. After a three-month summer break, La Liga returns with 10FULL STORY

Manny Machado hits three homers

Manny Machado capped a three-homer night with a grand slam in the ninth inning as the Baltimore Orioles rallied to beat the Los Angeles Angels 9-7 on Friday night in a game that featured 10 home runs. Machado hit his seventh career slam off Keynan MiddletonFULL STORY

Online world cup draws clubs to e-sports

In the days after Neymar’s world-record transfer, Paris Saint-Germain were wrapping up another ground-breaking signing. One less costly and lacking the Brazilian’s fanfare. Ahmed al-Meghessib will not be lining up alongside Neymar, but the 19-year-old Qatari is no less a soccer pioneer. Unlike the other 31 console competitorsFULL STORY

Bayern Munich win against Leverkusen in first league game

It was out with the old and in with the new, but Bayern Munich still started the 55th Bundesliga in familiar fashion on Friday with a 3-1 home win over Bayer 04 Leverkusen. Bayern were playing their first league game without the retired Philipp Lahm andFULL STORY

SPORTS BRIEFS

CRICKET Cook scores double ton Alastair Cook’s double century put England in a commanding position against the West Indies before James Anderson struck in the inaugural day/night Test at Edgbaston in Birmingham, England, on Friday. The West Indies were 44-1 in reply to England’s imposing 514-8 declared,FULL STORY

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