Sports Digest

Nasri completes Antalyaspor move

Former French international midfielder Samir Nasri on Monday signed a two year deal to join Turkish top flight side Antalyaspor from Manchester City, the club said.

AFP, Aug 22 2017

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Burnley sign Kiwi striker Wood

Burnley have signed striker Chris Wood from Leeds United on a four year contract for a club record fee, the Premier League team announced on Monday.

Reuters, Aug 22 2017

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Australia cancel warm-up match

Australia cancelled the only warm-up match of their two-Test tour of Bangladesh due to poor conditions at the ground, officials said on Monday.

AFP, Aug 22 2017

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Brighton hire winger Izquierdo

Premier League newboys Brighton and Hove Albion on Sunday signed Colombia international winger Jose Izquierdo from Club Brugge in Belgium for an undisclosed fee on a four-year deal, the English club announced.

AFP, Aug 22 2017

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Halep inches closer to top WTA ranking

Simona Halep has her third chance of the season to claim the world No 1 ranking after beating Sloane Stephens 6-2, 6-1 on Saturday to reach the Cincinnati Masters final.

AFP, Aug 21 2017

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Dortmund see off Wolfsburg 3-0

Teenager Christian Pulisic scored and created a goal as he replaced want-away Barcelona target Ousmane Dembele to spark Borussia Dortmund to a 3-0 win over Wolfsburg on Saturday.

AFP, Aug 21 2017

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Monaco set new win record

Skipper Radamel Falcao’s late goal secured Monaco a 1-0 victory at Metz on Friday that saw them set a new French top-flight win record.

AFP, Aug 20 2017

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Van Damme leaves MLS

Belgian international Jelle Van Damme is heading home as the Los Angeles Galaxy confirmed Friday he was leaving the Major League Soccer Club for Antwerp.

Aug 20 2017

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DAV beat API 2-1 in second leg

DAV School won their three-match Bilateral Girls’ Cricket Series against API School 2-1 on Saturday.

Post Report, Aug 20 2017

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Sanchez named in Chile squad

Chile have included Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez in their squad for the upcoming World Cup qualifiers against Paraguay and Bolivia, coach Juan Antonio Pizzi said on Thursday.

Reuters, Aug 19 2017

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Costa determined to rejoin Atletico

Chelsea striker Diego Costa is determined to rejoin former side Atletico Madrid despite the La Liga club subject to a transfer ban preventing them from registering players until January.

Reuters, Aug 19 2017

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Inter’s Palacio joins Bologna

Argentinian striker Rodrigo Palacio signed for Bologna on Thursday after his contract with Serie A rivals Inter Milan was not renewed.

AFP, Aug 19 2017

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Lyth hits third highest T20 runs

Adam Lyth hit the third highest score in Twenty20 cricket on Thursday when he smashed 161 playing for Yorkshire against Northamptonshire in the English county tournament.

AFP, Aug 19 2017

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Milan target Kalinic skips training

Fiorentina striker Nikola Kalinic missed Thursday’s training session without giving a reason for his absence, the Serie A club said in a statement.

Reuters, Aug 18 2017

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