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Former South Africa skipper Clive Rice dies at 66

Former South African all-rounder Clive Rice

Former all-rounder Clive Rice, the first post-apartheid captain of South Africa, died on Tuesday aged 66, an official from the national cricket association said.

Golf

Viraj Madappa first Indian at Porter Cup

Viraj Madappa

Viraj Madappa, currently ranked number two on the Indian Golf Union men’s order of merit, will become the first Indian amateur to participate in the Porter Cup at the Niagara Falls Country Club in New

Football

Stakes high for USA

United States’ Graham Zusi is tripped by Panama’s Erick Davis during their Concacaf Gold Cup match (Photo:  AP)

Jurgen Klinsmann’s side seek qualification for Confederations Cup

Other Sports

Boston pulls out of Olympic race

Boston’s bid to host the 2024 Olympics ended shortly after Mayor Martin Walsh said he wouldn’t place any financial burden on the citizens to fund the quadrennial extravanganza

Racing

Sebastian Vettel wins it for Bianchi, Ferrari

Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany kisses his trophy

German driver Sebastian Vettel delivered an emotional high-speed tribute to his late colleague Jules Bianchi on Sunday when he stormed to victory for Ferrari in a dramatic and incident-filled Hunga-ri

Yasmina Reza’s God of Carnage — playing in Mumbai and Delhi — makes us laugh at ourselves by stripping bare the self-serving hypocrisy underlying socially acceptable roles.

In the Prussian town of Königsberg, the river Pregel had seven bridges connecting two small islands in it to the two sides of the town as well as to each other.