Nobby Stiles, 1966 World Cup winner with England, dies aged 78

After the stint coaching for United under Sir Alex Ferguson, his latter years were characterised by his struggles with Alzheimer’s and vascular dementia and his powers of speech declined. His family were critical of the lack of support for Stiles and thought that football – and particularly the Professional Footballers’ Association – should have shown […]

Mercy Akide-Udoh: What stood against us at Sweden ’95 World Cup

Not many people know that Mercy Akide-Udoh, former Super Falcons fearsome striker could have chosen to be an excellent middle and long-distance runner or better still, a table tennis player. But she chose to play football, where she excelled. Akide-Udoh led the Super Falcons attack in so many battles, spanning over a decade. She took […]

England Goes Back Into Lockdown After COVID-19 Cases Pass 1 Million

Coronavirus cases in England sailed above 1 million for the first time Saturday with no signs of slowing, and new infections across the United Kingdom and Europe are surging. Wales instituted a 17-day lockdown a week before the announcement from Downing Street.

Melbourne Cup field, form and comment 2020

A golden ticket into the Cup courtesy of winning the Andrew Ramsden Stakes (2,800m) in May meant she hasn’t had to reach her top sooner in order to race her way into the 24-horse field like some of her rivals.

Lightning one win from Stanley Cup after winning Game 4 OT thriller vs. Stars

After a thrilling, back-and-forth Game 4 of the 2020 Stanley Cup Final, the Lightning grabbed a 3-1 series lead by beating the Stars 5-4 in OT on Friday. The Stars face elimination with little time to gather their thoughts, while the Lightning aim to win the Stanley Cup in Game 5 on Saturday (8 p.m. […]

NHL schedule for 2020 Stanley Cup Final

The top four teams during the regular season in both conferences played a three-game round robin for seeding in the First Round. The eight winners of the best-of-5 Qualifying Round advanced to the First Round.

Actor Chirag Patil On 83 And Work Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Chirag Starts Dubbing For Marathi Paul Pudhe Chirag Patil recently shared pictures of himself from the dubbing studio on Instagram. He was quite excited about resuming work after six months. In the photo, he can be seen standing in front of the mic and posing for the picture by wearing face mask and gloves. While […]

Air Pollution Kills Almost Half a Million Babies Around the World

The authors said: “With time and a continued focus on tracking outcomes and possible contributing factors such as air pollution, the world will learn more about COVID-19 and how to reduce its toll. Just as the COVID-19 crisis has demonstrated the need for multiple strategies to manage the pandemic, solutions to air pollution will require […]

China Media Calls Coronavirus a ‘U.S. Epidemic,’ Warns of Risk to World

On Saturday, Trump said his administration had “made a lot of progress” controlling the pandemic, even as the seven-day average of U.S. cases set a record for the 26th straight day, The Washington Post reported. More than 129,000 Americans have so far died from COVID-19 with 2.8 million confirmed cases, according to Johns Hopkins University.

Neo-Nazis Tell Followers to ‘Deliberately Infect’ Jews and Muslims With COVID-19, Report Warns

“But I don’t know if the content itself is necessarily different, it might just be that the way it’s spread and I think that means we see a more internationalized nature, just like with good movements like Black Lives Matter, technology internationalizes those