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Inter Milan's Kovacic to undergo tests after Euro injury ZAGREB: Inter Milan midfielder Mateo Kovacic, who came off injured while playing for Croatia in a Euro 2016 qualifier against Azerbaijan has returned to Italy for tests, a spokesman said Tuesday."Kovacic did not dare to continue to play after he felt pain in his groin," the Croatian Football Federation (HNS) spokesman told AFP.The 20-year-old Kovacic is now on his way back to his Serie A club where doctors will examine him to establish the cause of the pain, spokesman Tomislav Pacak added. Croatia won the match 6-0 on Monday and are second to Italy in Group H on goal difference, with both teams with two wins from two matches. Norway and Bulgaria are on three apiece while Azerbaijan and Malta are still looking for their first points. Copyright AFP (Agence France-Presse), 2014

Armitage talks have stalled, says Bath coach LONDON: Bath have all but admitted defeat in their pursuit of Steffon Armitage after head coach Mike Ford revealed on Tuesday that talks with Toulon over the English flanker have stalled.Bath had hoped to sign the European Player of the Year under an English Premiership rule that allows clubs to spend up to £400,000 (500,000 euros) on players who are signed to provide injury cover.Ford said that both Bath and 29-year-old Armitage, who will not ...

Reed promises more excitable fist pumps at London Club ASH: Patrick Reed is unlikely to be repeating his Ryder Cup whooping and hollering at this week's Volvo World Match Play Championship but the American has promised to adopt the same sort of "killer instinct".The 24-year-old formed a brilliant rookie partnership with Jordan Spieth at last month's Ryder Cup in Scotland and his vocal exhortations and fist-pumping histrionics were among the highlights of the week at Gleneagles."There will definitely be emotion and passion out there ...

Younus named in provisional squad for Australia tests KARACHI: Pakistani selectors have named experienced opener Taufeeq Umar and senior batsman Younus Khan in a 19-member squad for the two-test series against Australia in the United Arab Emirates, starting next week."This squad will be trimmed down to 15 members after the four-day side match against Australia in Sharjah from Oct. 15 to 18," the Pakistan Cricket Board said in a statement.The board also included Mohammad Hafeez in the provisional squad, with his selection subject ...

Ajmal ready for bowling test, says PCB KARACHI: Former Pakistan off-spinner Saqlain Mushtaq believes Saeed Ajmal has rectified his action to permissible limits and is ready to undergo a test to return to cricket, the country's board said on Tuesday.The PCB will first send Ajmal, who was barred from bowling in international cricket for an illegal action, for an informal review, chairman Shaharyar Khan told reporters.The board had hired Mushtaq on a short-term contract to help Ajmal correct his action, which breached ...

PCB to investigate Afridi comments on captaincy issue KARACHI: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will look into comments made by stand-in skipper Shahid Afridi which fuelled speculation about the future of captain Misbah-ul-Haq, board chairman Shaharyar Khan said on Tuesday.The 40-year-old Misbah had opted to sit out Pakistan's third one-day international against Australia in Abu Dhabi and all-rounder Afridi was named to lead the side.Afridi's comments at a news conference gave rise to speculation that he was in line to lead the team ...

Pirelli tyre choice for Brazil unacceptable: Massa LONDON: Brazilian driver Felipe Massa says Pirelli's choice of tyres for his home Formula One grand prix next month is "very dangerous".The Italian company announced last week it would be taking its two hardest compounds to Interlagos -- the hard and medium tyres -- due to the high energy demands of the anti-clockwise Sao Paulo circuit."Dangerous, very dangerous," Massa told reporters when asked at the Russian Grand Prix for his opinion on the choice."I have ...


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Banking Review 2014

Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
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