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Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola undergoes minor back surgery – World News Network

Manchester City confirmed that Guardiola had been suffering from "severe back pain for some time lately, and flew out to Barcelona for emergency surgery performed by Mireia Illueca and the surgery was a success."

“I’ve been in a pretty rough shape”: Magnus Carlsen says food poisoning hampered his game – World News Network

World No.1 Chess player Magnus Carlsen revealed that he came in contact with food poisoning after his semifinal victory against Azerbaijan's Nijat Abasov which eventually affected his preparation for the final of the FIDE Chess World Cup.

“This medal will give us confidence before Olympics” : Archery World Cup medallist Simranjeet Kaur – World News Network

The women’s recurve archery team member Simranjeet Kaur who won the medal at the Archery World Cup 2023 stage 4 in Paris, France, on Thursday believes that this bronze medal has come at the right time and will give them confidence ahead of Paris Olympics next year.

Former Zimbabwe captain Heath Streak passes away at 49 – World News Network

Streak's bowling partner Henry Olanga took to X (formerly Twitter) to express his grief over the passing of the legendary bowling all-rounder. 

Cricket South Africa take step towards pay parity, announce equal match fees for genders – World News Network

South Africa became the latest country to provide equal pay across genders after they announced their male and female cricketers would receive the same match fees for international matches.

Coimbatore Open 2023: Seasoned N Thangaraja shares lead with rookies Saptak Talwar, Aryan Roopa Anand on day one – World News Network

N Thangaraja hit his irons and chips with pin-point precision on Tuesday that helped him collect seven birdies in exchange for a lone bogey. Thanga, as he is popularly known, landed it extremely close to the pins leaving himself birdie putts within three feet on six occasions. The other highlight of his round was the drive on the par-4 15th which found the green and led to a two-putt for birdie. The 42-year-old Colombo-based player’s only setback was the bogey on the 17th.

World Para Powerlifting Championships: India strike first ever gold, silver on monumental opening day – World News Network

Honey Dabas seized the coveted Gold Medal in an electrifying performance that left the crowd astounded. His awe-inspiring lifts of 132 Kg, 135 Kg, and a minor setback with a foul attempt showcased his relentless pursuit of excellence. Rahul Jograjiya secured the Silver Medal in the fiercely contested -72 KG Junior weight category.

Hockey India names 39-member core probable group for Sr Men’s Coaching Camp ahead of Asian Games – World News Network

The camp will serve as an opportunity for the players to gear up for the all-important Hangzhou Asian Games, which is scheduled to be held from 23 September to 8 October 2023 in China, as per a press release from Hockey India. 

Avesh Khan might replace Arshdeep in 2nd T20I against Ireland: Saba Karim – World News Network

The second T20I between India and Ireland will take place at Dublin on Sunday. India won the first match by two runs (DLS method) and will look to seal the series tonight.