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Figure skating – 'Old guard' out to keep young guns at bay in Helsinki

LONDON: Javier Fernandez, Yuzuru Hanyu and Patrick Chan have won the last six men’s titles at the figure skating world championships but the ‘old guard’ will be under pressure in Helsinki to quell the growing threat posed by a gang of high-flying upstarts. In the final global meet before next February’s Winter Olympics in South… Read More »

Gerrard encourages 'stuck' young English players to switch to MLS

REUTERS: Major League Soccer would provide a good platform for young English players who have struggled to break into the first team, former England captain Steven Gerrard has said. The 36-year-old joined the LA Galaxy last July after a 17-year career with Liverpool, and has been one of the big-name players to join the MLS… Read More »

Germany should give expatriate young Britons citizenship – minister

BERLIN: Germany should offer citizenship to young Britons living in Germany given that it was largely older voters in England and Wales who voted for ‘Brexit’ in last month’s referendum, German Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel said on Saturday. Britain voted 52 to 48 percent on June 23 in favour of quitting the European Union, with… Read More »