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At the buzzinar, Holznagel enlists a guinea pig — a Jeopardy! and buzzer novice named Carlo — to try a few rounds of ring- ing in on his homemade buzzer system. Carlo’s speed is so-so: about 313 milliseconds. Holznagel hands him an enormous cup of lukewarm coffee — the better for chugging, though it does […]

European soccer feels force of PSG and Qatar’s ‘soft power’

Anthony Modeste: FC Köln → Tianjin Quanjian ($39.8 million) – The 28-year-old Anthony Modeste had a late breakthrough season during the 2016/17 campaign where he found the back of the net 27 times in 37 appearances for FC Köln. Modeste joins a Tianjin side eager to challenge Guangzhou Evergrande’s dominance after Luiz Felipe Scolari’s team […]

Gazza the movie: Paul Gascoigne biopic in the works

“It was incredible,” he said of his fame at the time. “Everywhere I went, everything was free. You would go to a restaurant, and it was expensive, but they gave you the meal for free. You don’t want to go back in case they think you are there to get something for free again.”

Jordan Cox: Kent’s double-centurion on facing Archer and learning from Billings

I obviously wanted to play for Kent, that was my aspiration. I was playing in a Kent 2nds game at the time, a T20, and I was told, “Jordan, you’re opening for us against Hampshire, so see you tonight?” I drove up, and was pretty nervous on the ride up. I ended up playing because […]

Sarfaraz should retire from Tests, focus on white-ball cricket: Raja

“There is nothing wrong with that because even James Anderson carried drinks when he didn’t play in the second Test against West Indies. But in our cricket culture these things are not looked upon nicely and if they involve a former captain,” Raja said. “I don’t see him getting a chance in the Test format […]

Familiarity breeds respect among NHL East playoff teams

”Yeah, 2020 has been really weird for many people, for the whole hockey world, and that’s why we’re here, too,” Canadiens forward Phillip Danault said, noting how a year ago Montreal fell one point short from qualifying for the postseason. ”Yes, we had a bit of luck to be in the playoffs. But obviously, I […]

Back to school: 7 ways to win at online learning

“The point of having these conversations is to get people to start to talk about what they think is important to the family,” Kellerman said. “Once you’ve established that baseline, you can start asking if there’s additional work to do to shape the overall sense of purpose.”

Rory McIlroy claims $15m prize for winning Tour Championship and FedExCup

However, McIlroy then missed the fairway at 14 and had to settle for bogey, and his tee-shot to the short 15th flirted with the water hazard and landed in the rear-right bunker, from where he splashed out to 15 feet and two-putted for another blemish which saw his lead whittled down to two.