Tokyo Olympic organisers unveiled a shortlist of three official 2020 Games mascots yesterday — from bug-eyed cartoon heroes to cuddly raccoons. The Olympic and Paralympic designs, which celebrate the themes of harmony, diversity and resilience, were unveiled by pupils at a Tokyo elementary school.
Philippe Coutinho’s hat-trick inspired Liverpool to score seven in their win over Spartak Moscow on Wednesday as they joined Sevilla, Shakhtar Donetsk and Porto in qualifying for the Champions League last 16.
Qatar champions Al Duhail will have UAE’s Al Wahda and Uzbekistan’s Lokomotiv Tashkent besides a play-off winner for company in the group stages of the AFC Champions League after the draw was held in the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur yesterday.
‘I’m not upset about the loss of the two points because I can only see the good performance of the team’
Josh Hazlewood snuffed out England’s hopes of a remarkable second Ashes triumph with two wickets in the first 16 balls of the final day as Australia wrapped up a 120-run victory in brilliant sunshine at Adelaide Oval yesterday.
De Silva bats through pain to hit hundred, Kohli named man-of-the-series
Qatar Shell and Qatar Football Association (QFA) will celebrate this year’s Qatar National Day at Darb Al Saai with their award winning initiative Koora Time, offering an open football pitch and activities for all ages.