A February to forget: Wounded Asia stock traders seek new bottom

SINGAPORE: There is no lack of superlatives for the drubbing Asia stocks took to end February in the face of soaring coronavirus cases outside of China: Friday was the worst day for regional equities since October 2018, ending the poorest week in two years and the worst February since the global financial crisis. The speed […]

‘That’s for dad’: Sabalenka dedicates Qatar title to late father

Aryna Sabalenka says father Sergey is her biggest motivation. (AP pic) DOHA: Aryna Sabalenka won her sixth career title on Saturday when she swept past former two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova 6-3, 6-3 in the Qatar Open final and dedicated victory to her father who died last year. The Belarusian ninth seed’s win over the eighth-seeded Czech, who was Qatar champion in 2018, will see […]