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World Nomad Games includes top 3 best tourist events in beginning of autumn

KYRGYZSTAN, (DNA) – World Nomad Games among top 3 the best CIS events in beginning of autumnThe World Nomad Games in Kyrgyzstan were included in the top 3 the best tourist events in the beginning of autumn.Along with the WNG, the top 3 includes the military historical festival Borodin’s Day in Moscow Oblast and the folk crafts festival Secrets of the Masters in Nizhny Novgorod.

Olympic dreams as Asian Games close in Jakarta

JAKARTA, (DNA) –  The 18th Asian Games closed in a glittering ceremony in Jakarta on Sunday as hosts Indonesia dreamed of stepping up to host the Olympics in 2032.Thousands of athletes in ponchos marched in heavy rain at the Gelora Bung Karno stadium at the close of a two-week tournament featuring 40 sports.

Asian Games: India defeats Pakistan to secure bronze

JAKARTA, (DNA) – India on Saturday defeated Pakistan by 2-1 and secured bronze medal in Asian Games.As per details garnered, India took the lead in the fourth minute when Akashdeep Singh scored the ball. Lalit Kumar Upadhyay rolled the ball down inside the semi-circle and then rolled it backwards to Akashdeep as the defence tried to tackle him. Akash with plenty of space with him, hammered it inside the back of the net.

Sharapova closes out Cirstea to advance at US Open

Maria Sharapova thwarted a second-set comeback bid by Sorana Cirstea, beating the Romanian 6-2, 7-5 on Thursday to reach the third round of the US Open.Sharapova, the 2006 champion at Flushing Meadows, coughed up 10 double faults as she got off to a slow start on Arthur Ashe Stadium.

Pakistan to host Australia, New Zealand schedule announced

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Tuesday announced the schedule of home series against Australia and New Zealand– the matches will be played at the neutral venue in UAE.Pakistan lock horns with Australia in two Tests and three T-20 matches series.

Bale and Benzema in the goals as Real Madrid survive scare

Karim Benzema netted twice and Gareth Bale scored a trademark goal as Real Madrid overcame an early scare at Girona to win 4-1 on Sunday.Seeking their second win of the new La Liga season, the European champions went behind after Borja Garcia opened the scoring for Girona with a superb goal after 17 minutes.

Asian Games: Pakistan rower Ejaz barred for exceeding weight limit

JAKARTA, (DNA) –  Pakistan’s Asim Ejaz suffered the embarrassment of missing out from competing in the men’s lightweight single sculls at the Asian Games on Friday after he was disqualified for exceeding the maximum weight limit.