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Mbappe and Neymar on target as PSG sink Nantes

05 Dec 2019

PARIS A superb Kylian Mbappe goal and a Neymar penalty helped Paris St Germain restore a five-point lead atop the Ligue 1 standings with a 2-0 home win over Nantes on Wednesday.

Soccer: Messi claims record sixth Ballon d'Or, Rapinoe wins women's award

03 Dec 2019

PARIS Lionel Messi claimed a record sixth Ballon d'Or award on Monday, beating Liverpool's leading nominees and Cristiano Ronaldo to lift soccer's most prestigious individual trophy. | Video

Soccer-Rapinoe claims women's Ballon d'Or, Alisson wins best keeper

03 Dec 2019

PARIS, Dec 2 Megan Rapinoe won the women's Ballon d'Or award on Monday after leading the United States to a record-extending fourth World Cup title in France this year.

Djokovic sends warning to rivals with Paris Masters title

03 Nov 2019

PARIS World number one Novak Djokovic saw off Canadian Denis Shapovalov 6-3 6-4 to win a record-extending fifth Paris Masters title on Sunday in a warning to his rivals ahead of the ATP Finals.

Impressive Djokovic beats Dimitrov as Nadal pulls out in Paris

02 Nov 2019

PARIS Novak Djokovic reached the Paris Masters final for the sixth time when he downed Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov 7-6(5) 6-4 on Saturday but Rafael Nadal pulled out injured.

Nadal edges closer to maiden Paris Masters title

02 Nov 2019

PARIS Rafael Nadal edged closer to a maiden Paris Masters title as he ended local favourite Jo-Wilfried Tsonga's resilience in a 7-6(4) 6-1 victory to reach the semi-finals on Friday.

Tennis-Brutal Djokovic thrashes woeful Tsitsipas in Paris

02 Nov 2019

PARIS, Nov 1 Novak Djokovic destroyed a woeful Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-1 6-2 to book his place in the semi-finals of the Paris Masters on Friday.

Nadal marches on in Paris, Djokovic also reaches quarters

01 Nov 2019

PARIS Rafael Nadal continued his quest for a maiden Paris Masters title with a no-nonsense 6-4 6-4 victory against old foe Stan Wawrinka to reach the quarter-finals on Thursday.

Djokovic survives wobble against little-known Frenchman

31 Oct 2019

PARIS World number one Novak Djokovic recovered from a stuttering start to kick off his Paris Masters campaign with a 7-6(2) 6-4 second-round victory over French youngster Corentin Moutet on Wednesday.

Icardi, Mbappe shine as PSG thrash Marseille

28 Oct 2019

PARIS Mauro Icardi and Kylian Mbappe scored twice each as Paris St Germain extended their lead at the top of Ligue 1 to eight points with a 4-0 crushing of bitter rivals Olympique de Marseille at the Parc des Princes on Sunday.

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