Flames light up Oilers in provincial showdown

Mark Giordano, Johnny Gaudreau, Sean Monahan and Mikael Backlund each had a goal and an assist as the Calgary Flames topped the Edmonton Oilers 5-2 on Saturday night.Oliver Kylington also scored for the red-hot Flames, who have gone 7-0-1 in their last eight games.Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Milan Lucic had goals for the Oilers, who had…

Goretzka shines as Bayern cut gap

Leon Goretzka was outstanding with two first-half goals as Bayern Munich halved Borussia Dortmund's lead at the top of the Bundesliga on Friday with a 3-1 win at Hoffenheim. Bayern's impressive victory in Sinsheim trimmed Dortmund's lead to just three points before they face fourth-placed RB Leipzig away on Saturday night. Bayern, chasing a seventh…

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Probably just certain things are clicking for me at the moment. I had lady luck on my side at the start of the innings. I could have been out seven times in the first five overs. It is just about riding the wave and enjoying the time when you're in good form. Keep it simple…

Magalan thwarts former club

Nigerian hitman Awala Magalan ensured that Chittagong Abahani made a winning-start to their Bangladesh Premier League campaign with a single-goal win over Mukitjoddha Sangsad at the Bangabandhu National Stadium yesterday. Meanwhile, Saif Sporting Club also started the season well with a 2-1 win over Rahmatganj MFS at the Rafique Uddin Bhuiyan Stadium in Mymensingh. In…