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Tennis

Serena Williams adds another trophy to her collection

The 23-time grand slam champion defeats Jessica Pegula at the Auckland Classic to secure 73rd career title.

Serena Williams adds another trophy to her collection

Sport

World's oldest goalscorer signs on for 35th season

'King Kazu' signs new deal with Yokohama FC to extend his contract by 12 months.

Japanese striker Kazuyoshi Miura, 52, signs on for 35th season

Olympics

IOC: No kneeling, hand gestures at 2020 Tokyo Olympics

International Olympic Committee details the types of athlete protests not permissible at this year's Tokyo Games.

IOC: No kneeling, hand gestures at 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Africa

Sadio Mane has been named the 2019 African Player of the Year

Mane is only the second Senegalese footballer to win the African Player of the Year award after El Hadji Diouf.

Sadio Mane has been named the 2019 African Player of the Year

Football

'Shame on you': Balotelli slams Lazio fans for racist abuse

Serie A football match was halted for a few minutes to ask Lazio fans to stop racist abuse.

'Shame on you': Balotelli slams Lazio fans for racist abuse

Football

US football team cancels Qatar trip amid tensions

Citing the 'situation in the region', US Soccer moves winter camp to Florida after US killing of Iranian general.

US football team cancels Qatar trip as regional tensions rise

Sport

Winners of the decade: World's top athletes and sports teams

From Usain Bolt to Serena Williams, a look at the most successful sports stars and teams over the last 10 years.

Winners of the decade: World's top athletes and sports teams

Latin America

Extreme speed biking: Colombian teens' deadly rides

Colombian teens are speeding at 100 km per hour in a souped-up version of the US's Gravity Biking to forget their woes.

Middle East

Key events that shaped the Middle East and North Africa in 2019

Uprisings, elections and conflicts: some of the key moments of an eventful year in the region.

Key events that shaped the Middle East and North Africa in 2019

Sport

Tendai Mtawarira: From South Africa debut to winning World Cup

Mtawarira, who hails from Zimbabwe, looks back at his rugby career which almost derailed before taking off.

Tendai Mtawarira: From South Africa debut to winning World Cup

Middle East

Top 10 sports events of 2019 in the Middle East and North Africa

Al Jazeera takes a look at the 10 biggest sporting moments that made headlines in the MENA region this year.

Top 10 sports events of 2019 in the Middle East and North Africa