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Basket Nba, unveil the new jerseys of all teams

So many NBA stars from Travis Scott to Kevin Durant at Paul George for the evening that kicked off the new partnership with Nike. During the presentation, rapper Travis Scott also performed.

Durant says will boycott White House, slams Trump

Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant said Thursday he would boycott the White House if the NBA champions are invited, accusing President Donald Trump of escalating racial tensions in the country.

Formula One

Lewis Hamilton downshifts to «amazing» vegan diet

Formula One's Lewis Hamilton said a TV documentary had inspired him to go vegan to improve his health and avoid harming the planet.

Lewis Hamilton pens poetic tribute to Diana

Britain's triple world Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton paid tribute to Princess Diana on Friday by penning a poem in her honour a day after the 20th anniversary of her death.

Formula One

Red Bull's Dutch driver Max Verstappen competes during the qualifying session of the Formula One Singapore Grand Prix, on September 16, 2017

Confident Vettel leaves Hamilton needing «miracle»

Sebastian Vettel heads into Sunday's Singapore Grand Prix brimming with confidence after a blistering run in qualifying while championship leader Lewis Hamilton is praying for a «miracle».

Red Bull's Ricciardo sets new record in Singapore GP practice

Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo set a new lap record as he led the timings in first free practice for the Singapore Grand Prix on Friday.

Rugby

England's Billy Vunipola (L) is tackled during the Six Nations match between England and Scotland at Twickenham stadium in southwest London on March 11, 2017

England's Billy Vunipola warns tired players could strike

England's Billy Vunipola has warned that players could go on strike if rugby bosses fail to reduce the number of matches played over the gruelling season.

England women's rugby captain Hunter wary of New Zealand threat

England captain Sarah Hunter has warned her team that New Zealand are capable of shattering the holders' dreams in the women's Rugby World Cup final on Saturday.

Formula One

Torro Rosso driver Carlos Sainz

Sainz loaned to Renault, Palmer out in F1 shake-up

Toro Rosso driver Carlos Sainz will join Renault on loan next season, the French team said on Friday, partnering Nico Hulkenberg and elbowing out Britain's Jolyon Palmer.

Enigmatic Alonso considering rival team offers

A frustrated Fernando Alonso claimed on Sunday that he is considering offers from rival teams after another Honda power failure saw him retire his McLaren at the Belgian Grand Prix.

Formula One

McLaren dump misfiring Honda for Renault

McLaren on Friday said they would drop Honda engines in favour of Renault at the end of this season, ending a troubled partnership with the Japanese manufacturer as they bid to return to the top of Formula One.

Football

Arsenal to probe fan chaos during Europa clash

Arsenal will investigate how vast numbers of Cologne supporters gained access to the home sections of the Emirates Stadium for Thursday's Europa League match, sparking crowd trouble.

FA reject Sadio Mane appeal against three-game ban

Liverpool's Sadio Mane had his three-match suspension for a red card received for a high challenge on Manchester City's Ederson upheld on Tuesday, after the Football Association rejected his claim of excessive punishment.

Cricket

Pakistan score 197-5 against World XI in Lahore

Pakistan, sent into bat by the World XI, hit 197-5 in the first Twenty20 as the nation celebrated the return of international cricket under massive security in Lahore on Tuesday.

Pakistan to host World XI, Sri Lanka and West Indies

Pakistan on Monday announced the return of international cricket to its soil, with three separate sides scheduled to visit after years of isolation over security concerns.

Rugby

Lions captain Warburton out for four months with neck problem

British and Irish Lions captain Sam Warburton is set to miss the first four months of the European season following the recurrence of a neck injury, it was announced Tuesday.

Football

Battle for control of Barcelona overshadows Juventus reunion

A 5-0 derby win, an assist for 105 million euro ($126 million) purchase Ousmane Dembele on his debut and a four-point La Liga lead over Real Madrid ought to have brought some semblance of relief to Barcelona's beleaguered board.

Barcelona seeking 8.5m euros from Neymar over contract breach

Barcelona are seeking at least 8.5 million euros ($10 million) in compensation from Neymar for breach of contract, the club said on Tuesday as the bitter fallout rumbles on from his world record 222 million-euro move to Paris Saint-Germain.

NFL

Packers topple Seahawks, Carr shines in NFL return

Aaron Rodgers threw for a touchdown and 311 yards as the Green Bay Packers opened their National Football League season with a 17-9 victory over the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday.

NFL player charged with assault and battery

National Football League veteran Sean Smith was charged with assault and battery on Thursday for allegedly beating his sister's boyfriend in downtown Pasadena, California.

Rugby

Springbok plan to topple All Blacks, says Coetzee

Coach Allister Coetzee says he knows what South Africa must do to master their biggest challenge of the year against the All Blacks in the battle of the two unbeaten Rugby Championship teams.

Dominant Springboks make it four wins in a row

Wingers Courtnall Skosan and Raymond Rhule scored their first Test tries as South Africa stretched a winning run to four Tests by defeating Argentina 37-15 Saturday in the Rugby Championship.

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There was much fanfare as Airbus delivered its first long-haul A330 from the Tianjin completion centre to Tianjin Airlines

Airbus opens first plane-completion centre in China

Airbus on Wednesday inaugurated its first completion centre for large aircraft in China, a new asset for the European manufacturer in heated competition with American rival Boeing.

In Gaza, which has seen three wars with Israel since 2008, it is almost unheard of for companies to work with Israelis

Israeli firms seek hi-tech help -- in Gaza

When Dan Leubitz needed a contractor for a project with his Israeli tech firm, one address in the list of tenders caught his eye: Gaza.

The latest poll shows German Chancellor Angela Merkel's (L) CDU/CSU party has a lead of 36 percent over main rival Social Democrats led by Martin Schulz (R) with 22 percent.

Coalition wrangling looms for Merkel after German poll

Chancellor Angela Merkel may be on track to win a fourth term in Sunday's election, but exactly what Germany's next government will look like is anyone's guess as thorny coalition talks loom.

Borgward, a German brand brought back to life with the help of Chinese truck maker Beiqi Foton, showed off its Isabella concept car, inspired by the 1950s model.

China rises at Frankfurt car show

Traditional heavyweights Fiat, Peugeot and Volvo may have shunned this year's Frankfurt auto show (IAA), but for Chinese and Taiwanese carmakers looking to make inroads in Europe the chance to step into the limelight was not to be missed.