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Murray opens Britain's Davis Cup tie with USA GLASGOW: Andy Murray was on Thursday drawn to face Donald Young in Friday's opening rubber of the Davis Cup World Group first-round tie between Great Britain and the United States.The world number five will tackle world number 47 Young in the first match of the tie at Glasgow's Emirates Arena, where the 27-year-old Scot can expect boisterous support.The USA's leading player, world number 20 John Isner, then tackles James Ward, before top-ranked doubles pairing Bob and Mike Bryan challenge Murray's brother Jamie and Dominic Inglot in Saturday's doubles.In the penultimate singles match on Sunday, Andy Murray faces big-serving Isner before the tie closes with a showdown between Ward, the world number 111, and Young.Captained by Jim Courier, the USA are bidding to avenge their 3-1 loss to the British on the San Diego clay at the same stage of last year's tournament.Great Britain, beaten 3-2 by Italy in last season's ...

Brazil squad to face France, Chile RIO DE JANEIRO: Brazil coach Dunga named the following squad Thursday to face France on March 26 in Paris and Chile on March 29 at Arsenal's Emirates Stadium in London:Goalkeepers:Jefferson (Botafogo), Diego Alves (Valencia/ESP), Marcelo Groeh (Gremio)Defenders:David Luiz (PSG/FRA), Marquinhos (PSG/FRA), Thiago Silva (PSG/FRA), Miranda (Atletico Madrid/ESP), Filipe Luís (Chelsea/ENG), Danilo (Porto/POR), Fabinho (Monaco/FRA), Marcelo (Real Madrid (ESP)Midfield:Luiz Gustavo (Wolfsburg/GER), Fernandinho (Manchester City/ENG), Elias (Corinthians), Souza (Sao Paulo), Oscar (Chelsea/ENG), Willian (Chelsea/ENG), Douglas Costa (Shakhtar ...

Kainat, Fahad clinch ANF Girls, Boys Table Tennis Championship titles PESHAWAR: Kainat Khan and Fahad Khawjah clinched the trophies of girls and boys after defeating their respective rivals Iqra Rehman and Afsar Ali in the finals of the Anti-Narcotics Force Girls and Boys Table Tennis Championship played here at Qayyum Sports Complex on Thursday. Former Squash World No.2 Mohib Ullah, Director Media Anti-Narcotic Force Muhammad Amir Khurshid graced the occasion as chief guests. Children, teaching staff and Principal of the Bench Mark School System Zainab ...

HSBC Women's Champions scores SINGAPORE: Round one scores from the $1.4 million HSBC Women's Champions in Singapore on Thursday (par-72):66 - Park In-Bee (KOR), Tseng Ya-ni (TPE) 67 - Angela Stanford68 - Lydia Ko (NZL), Mo Martin (USA), Jenny Shin (KOR), Mariajo Uribe (COL), Karrie Webb (AUS)69 - Lexi Thompson (USA), Carlota Ciganda (ESP), Stacy Lewis (USA), Park Hee-Young (KOR), Anna Nordqvist (SWE)70 - Feng Shanshan (CHN), Jodi Ewart Shadoff (ENG), Minjee Lee (AUS), Azahara Munoz (ESP), Haru Nomura ...

Ex-number ones Park, Tseng outshine jetlagged Ko SINGAPORE: Former world number ones Park Inbee and Tseng Ya-ni outshone top-ranked Lydia Ko, 17, as they seized the joint lead on day one of the HSBC Women's Champions on Thursday.Teenage sensation Ko blamed jetlag and fatigue as she carded four-under-par 68 to lie two shots off Park and Tseng's 66 at a sun-baked Sentosa Golf Course.New Zealand's Ko deposed Park to become the youngest male or female world number one last month, but the ...

Badminton: All-England Open results -- collated BIRMINGHAM: All-England Open badminton results in Birmingham on Wednesday (x denotes seeding):Men1st rdSho Sasaki (JPN) bt Hans-Kristian Vittinghus (DEN x7) 13-21, 21-15, 21-16Kento Momota (JPN) bt Kidambi Srikanth (IND x4) 21-18, 12-21, 21-15Lin Dan (CHN x5) bt Wei Nan (HKG) 21-15,12-21,21-16Takuma Ueda (JPN) bt Wang Zhengming (CHN) 21-12, 21-15Rajiv Ouseph (ENG) bt Son Wan Ho (KOR x3) 21-16, 18-21, 21-19Dionysius Rumbaka (INA) bt Tommy Sugiarto (INA) 21-12, 21-12Hsu Jen Hao (TPE) bt Tanongsek Saensomboonsuk (THA) ...

WTA Monterrey Open results MONTERREY: Results from the WTA Monterrey Open on Wednesday:Women's singles2nd roundAna Ivanovic (SRB) bt Pauline Parmentier (FRA) 6-3, 6-2Kristina Mladenovic (FRA) bt Vera Zvonareva (RUS) 6-4, 6-2Magdaléna Rybáriková (SVK x8) bt Polona Hercog (SLO) 7-5, 3-6, 7-6 (11/9)Sara Errani (ITA x2) bt Tímea Babos (HUN) 6-3, 6-3Copyright AFP (Agence France-Presse), 2015


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