Sports

NBA: Wood’s double-double helps Rockets beat Blazers

January 29, 2021

Houston Rockets defeated Portland Trail Blazers with a 104-101 score in Friday’s NBA game.Christian Wood led the Rockets to victory, making a double-double with 22 points and 12 rebounds at Toyota Center.Victor Oladipo was the highest scorer of his te…

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Fenerbahce Beko trounce Russia’s Khimki in EuroLeague

January 29, 2021

Turkish basketball club Fenerbahce Beko hammered Russian opponents Khimki Moscow Region 107-76 in a Thursday Turkish Airlines EuroLeague game to extend its winning run to eight matches.Fenerbahce Beko’s French star Nando De Colo scored 18 points again…

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Napoli eliminate Spezia in Italian Cup quarterfinals

January 29, 2021

Napoli has claimed a 4-2 victory over Spezia Thursday to qualify for the Italian Cup semifinals.Senegalese defender Kalidou Koulibaly scored the opening for Napoli in the fifth minute at Diego Armando Maradona Stadium.Mexican forward Hirving Lozano do…

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Olympics: Tokyo Games without fans possible scenario

January 29, 2021

Japan is working on possible scenarios to minimize the risk of coronavirus infections during the Olympic Games, Kyodo news agency reported Thursday.“The government is considering three options — not imposing a limit on spectators, placing a ceiling o…

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Football: Ex-Besiktas player Tosic joins Kasimpasa

January 28, 2021

Turkish football club Kasimpasa signed Serbian central defender Dusko Tosic on Thursday.In a statement, Kasimpasa said Tosic, 36, signed a deal to keep himself at the Istanbul club until the end of this season.Tosic last played for Chinese Super League…

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Qualifying draw for 2023 European U-21 Championship unveiled

January 28, 2021

The qualifying draw for the 2023 European U-21 Championship was held Thursday in Nyon, Switzerland.Turkey, who were in pot three, paired with Denmark, Belgium, Scotland, and Kazakhstan in Group I.The group stage games will be played between March 2021 …

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Turkish Super Lig’s second half to kick off Friday

January 28, 2021

Besiktas improved their performance after some rocky first weeks of action and claimed the top spot after the first half of the Turkish Super Lig.Winning 14 matches and losing four, the Black-Eagles are 2 points ahead of second-place Fenerbahce and see…

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China: WHO team ends quarantine to begin virus probe

January 28, 2021

A team of international experts representing the World Health Organization (WHO) in China ended their mandatory 14-day quarantine on Thursday.The team, along with their Chinese counterparts, is now set to begin a full-fledged probe in to origins of the…

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