Former Liverpool player denies Man City victory with late gem

Man City’s Gabriel Jesus and Newcastle’s Federico Fernandez battle for the ball during the match. (AP pic) MANCHESTER: Champions Manchester City dropped two vital points in the Premier League title race as Jonjo Shelvey’s stunning late strike earned struggling Newcastle United a 2-2 home draw on Saturday. A scrappy game was drifting towards a draw […]

Duterte, Pacquiao open SEA Games in Philippines as typhoon nears

Dancers perform opening ceremonies of the 30th SEA Games in the Philippines. (AP pic) CLARK: President Rodrigo Duterte and boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao threw open the doors to the SEA Games in the Philippines on Saturday as a powerful typhoon took aim at the nation’s north and the competition’s core venues. In a spectacle filled […]