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Disney makes history as ‘Thor’ pushes takings to $5bn


The thunderous success of “Thor: Ragnarok” has helped Walt Disney Studios become the first distributor in history to hit $5 billion in annual global box office sales three times, it said Thursday. The superhero movie, made by Disney’s Marvel subsidiary, is on the verge of surpassing $800 million worldwide, putting …

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Football: Allegri delight as Juventus trip up Napoli


Massimiliano Allegri could not hide his delight as Juventus tripped up Serie A leaders Napoli to deliver a psychological blow to their title challengers at their San Paolo Stadium. In an key early clash in the battle for the Scudetto defending six-time champions Juventus move second just one point behind …

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Olympics: Three more Russians banned for Sachi doping


Three more Russian athletes were suspended for life on Friday by the International Olympic Committee for doping at the Sochi Winter Games in 2014. The Oswald Commission, which is investigating allegations from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) of systematic state-sponsored doping by the Russians at the Games they hosted, announced …

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Golf: Woods in hunt as Hoffman romps


Tiger Woods fired a four-under-par 68 to remain in contention in his comeback event at the Hero World Challenge in the Bahamas on Friday. The 41-year-old superstar, playing his first tournament in nearly 10 months, vaulted up the leaderboard at the Albany Golf Club with a blistering front nine. The …

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World Cup draw throws up Spain, Portugal showdown


Cristiano Ronaldo s Portugal will come up against Spain in the standout fixture of the 2018 World Cup group stage, while England were handed an encounter with a dangerous Belgium side in Friday s draw. Spain, the 2010 World Cup winners, have been revitalised under Julen Lopetegui after underperforming in …

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Football: Bjorn Borg inspires Mourinho’s pursuit of Man City


Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has said he is ready to take the Bjorn Borg approach to chasing down Manchester City. Mourinho’s side are eight points behind Pep Guardiola’s Premier League leaders going into this weekend fixtures. City have dropped just two points in 14 matches this season, and have …

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