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  • France defeats Burkina Faso in FIFA U-17 World Cup group stage

    France defeats Burkina Faso in FIFA U-17 World Cup group stage

    JAKARTA, Nov. 12 (Xinhua) — France secured a convincing 3-0 victory over Burkina Faso in Group E of the U-17 FIFA World Cup here on Sunday. The match, held at the Jakarta International Stadium (JIS), saw the French men’s team score all the goals in the second half by Mathis Lambourde, Joan Lenny Yannis Tincres,…

  • 55 NBA players to play at FIBA World Cup

    55 NBA players to play at FIBA World Cup

    JAKARTA, Aug. 25 (Xinhua) — A record-breaking 55 NBA players will compete in the 2023 Basketball World Cup, the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) revealed on its official website Friday. This roster, representing 20 distinct countries and regions, surpasses the previous record of 54 players from 17 countries and regions set at the 2019 World Cup…

  • PV Sindhu, HS Prannoy advance to Round of 16

    PV Sindhu, HS Prannoy advance to Round of 16

    Jakarta [Indonesia], June 13 (ANI): Indian shuttlers PV Sindhu and HS Prannoy have advanced to the round of 16 stage of the Indonesia Open 2023 badminton in women’s and men’s singles events respectively. Olympic medallist Sindhu defeated local player Gregoria Mariska Tunjung in a straight game 21-19, 21-15 to end her two-match losing streak against…