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Kovac leaves Bayern Munich after humiliating loss

ANKARA Bayern Munich parted ways with Croatian manager Niko Kovac following a heavy 5-1 defeat against Eintracht Frankfurt in Bundesliga's 10th week match. ''FC Bayern Munich and head coach Niko Kovac...

NBA: Doncic leads Dallas to victory with triple-double

ANKARA Dallas Mavericks defeated Cleveland Cavaliers 131-111 on Sunday evening, thanks to another triple-double posted by their young star Luka Doncic. The Slovenian sensation posted his second straight triple-double with 29...

Football: Everton's Gomes to undergo surgery on Monday

ANKARA Portuguese midfielder Andre Gomes will undergo surgery due to ankle injury on Monday, the English Premier League's Everton said. The Blues said on their website that Gomes, 26, sustained an...

Football: Title race intensifies in Spanish La Liga

ANKARA  The title race in Spain intensified as La Liga giants Real Madrid, Barcelona, Atletico Madrid and Sevilla failed to gain wins over the weekend. Barcelona suffered a shocking 3-1 loss...

Wife of Paraguay's ambassador runs in Istanbul marathon

ISTANBUL  The wife of Paraguay's ambassador to Turkey on Sunday became the first person from her country to take part in the Vodafone 41st Istanbul Marathon. Celestina Diaz de Valdez, the...

Football: Fenerbahce stunned by underdogs Kayserispor

ANKARA  Turkish Super Lig title contenders Fenerbahce were stunned by Istikbal Mobilya Kayserispor in a 1-0 away loss Sunday. Kayserispor's Turkish forward Umut Bulut scored the match’s only goal in the...

Karsiyaka remains unbeaten in Turkish basketball league

ANKARA Karsiyaka beat up on Turk Telekom 85-66 in Turkish basketball league to remain on top of the standings with a perfect 6-0 record. The sixth day of the league concluded...

Lewis Hamilton wins Formula 1 title for sixth time

ANKARA  Mercedes team's driver Lewis Hamilton secured the 2019 Formula 1 title Sunday at the U.S. Grand Prix with a second-place finish at the Circuit of the Americas. Teammate Valtteri Bottas...

Leicester City wins 2-0 in league, Turkey player scores

ANKARA Leicester City won against Crystal Palace 2-0 in the English Premier League on Sunday. The match also marked the first goal of Turkish player Caglar Soyuncu for the Foxes. Caglar, 23,...

Kenyan, Ethiopian athletes win 41st Istanbul Marathon

ISTANBUL Kenyan athlete Daniel Kipkore Kibet wins the 41st Istanbul Marathon men's title by breaking the 42 km Istanbul Marathon track record while Ethiopian athlete Hirut Tibebu wins women's title...

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Italian island of Sicily battling forest fires

ROME The southern regions of Italy, especially on the island of Sicily, were struggling with fires in forests and rural areas on Saturday. Fire officials said...

Fire burning forest in Greece’s Achaia region

ATHENS A wildfire erupted Saturday in the northwestern Peloponnese region of Achaia, according to fire officials. The blaze has been burning a forested area in Zeria...

Turkey welcomes reopening of strategic coastal road in Libya

ANKARA Turkey welcomed the reopening of a strategic coastal road linking Libya’s east to its west, the Turkish Foreign Ministry said Saturday. "We welcome the official...

98 massive forest fires under control: Turkish official

ANKARA Ninety-eight of 107 forest fires in Turkey are under control, the nation’s Agriculture and Forestry Minister said late Saturday. Efforts to contain nine blazes are...

COVID-19 spirals out of control in Asia-Pacific region

ANKARAThe number of daily coronavirus cases has increased in the vast majority of the Asia-Pacific region but it has become increasingly difficult to fight...