Paul Anderson enthused by England Knights youngsters after big win over Jamaica | Rugby League News

Knights head coach Anderson was impressed by what he saw from the Knights as they recorded a comfortable win over the Reggae Warriors. “It’s exciting for the future of our game,” he said Last Updated: 15/10/21 10:53pm Paul Anderson was impressed by what he saw from the Knights against Jamaica Paul Anderson was delighted with his young England Knights side after they provided an exciting glimpse of the potential in the national set-up with a 56-4 rout of Jamaica at Castleford. Anderson used the fixture to take a look at…

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William Buick vs Oisin Murphy: The race for the jockeys’ championship | Racing News

With the race to become Champion Jockey up for grabs on Qipco British Champions Day, we take a look at contenders William Buick and Oisin Murphy’s key rides. 1:25 – Qipco British Champions Long Distance Cup William Buick: Roberto Escobarr (William Haggas) – 33/1 Oisin Murphy: No ride The opening race gives William Buick the chance to take an early advantage as Murphy is without a ride in the Group Two Long Distance Cup, a race won last year by Trueshan. Buick rides Roberto Escobarr for William Haggas, who ran…

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Tottenham: Two Spurs players test positive for coronavirus following international break | Football News

Tottenham’s plans for Sunday’s Premier League trip to Newcastle have been plunged into chaos after two players tested positive for coronavirus. Both men, who trained with the group on Thursday, were shown to have contracted Covid-19 after tests in the last 24 hours. The two unnamed players must now isolate for 10 days as per Government rules, keeping them out of the game at St James’ Park, a Europa Conference League match against Vitesse Arnhem and the London derby at West Ham next weekend. Sunday 17th October 4:00pm Kick off…

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Balloon World Cup: Gerard Pique organises first event

Balloon World Cup: Watch as Francesco de la Cruz is crowned first champion If you say you’ve never played it, you’re lying. The game that requires only a balloon, and with the simplest of rules – do not let it touch the floor. And now, it has an official World Cup. Yes, you read that correctly – the Balloon World Cup. Organised by Barcelona and former Spain centre-back Gerard Pique and internet celebrity Ibai Llanos, the inaugural tournament took place in Tarragona, Spain, on Thursday, with Peru’s Francesco de la…

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Scottish Premiership match previews, team news, stats, kick-off times: Rangers host Hearts, Celtic face Motherwell | Football News

Teams news, stats and how to follow the ninth round of fixtures in the Scottish Premiership, with Rangers hosting Hearts and Celtic travelling to Motherwell. Hibernian vs Dundee United – Saturday, 3pm Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Highlights of the Scottish Premiership match between Dundee United and Ross County Team news Hibernian head coach Jack Ross will check on some knocks ahead of the visit of Dundee United. Kyle Magennis remains a doubt while Martin Boyle will be assessed after his exertions with Australia during…

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Stuart Broad: England bowler says Ashes squad must avoid being distracted by coronavirus restrictions in Australia | Cricket News

England set to begin five-match series with Australia in Brisbane on December 8; Broad says he is “fit and firing” after recovering from the calf injury that ruled him out of the final four Tests of this summer’s series against India Last Updated: 15/10/21 6:43pm Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player England bowler Stuart Broad urges his team-mates to focus on cricket rather than coronavirus restrictions during this winter’s Ashes tour of Australia. England bowler Stuart Broad urges his team-mates to focus on cricket rather than…

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Ladies European Tour: Free live YouTube stream from Aramco Team Series event in New York | Golf News

Six of the world’s top 20 scheduled to tee it up at Glen Oaks Golf Club, including world No 1 Nelly Korda and AIG Women’s Open champion Anna Nordqvist – watch all three rounds live via Sky Sports’ YouTube stream By Sky Sports Golf Last Updated: 15/10/21 5:51pm The Aramco Team Series continues this week on the Ladies European Tour in New York, with all three rounds available to watch via Sky Sports Golf’s free live YouTube stream. World No 1 Nelly Korda headlines a star-studded field, with Solheim Cup…

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Evans hoping fortune favours Rohaan in Sprint assignment | Racing News

David Evans is just asking for Rohaan to enjoy a bit of luck when he bids for Group One glory in the Qipco British Champions Sprint at Ascot on Saturday. Things have not gone the three-year-old’s way in three attempts at the top level so far – but Evans believes Rohaan has what it takes to make his mark. The Mayson gelding has been a tremendous asset to the Evans team after being bought for 20,000 guineas at last year’s horses in training sales. He has won seven times, including…

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Another attack on a forest reservation; Defence gets lion’s share of budget

Why for goodness sake is it that we as a nation blunder from one crisis to another and these crises have been increasing in intensity, ferocity and magnitude, and to a cynical mind like Cassandra’s, all so unnecessary. Worse, we Ordinaries are treated like scum to be totally disregarded. Corn instead of trees Cass refers to the headline in Saturday October 9th The Island: “Tycoons backed by pettifoggers eyeing Wattegama–Kebilitta forest for corn cultivation” claimed by Sujeewa Chamikara of the Movement for Land and Agricultural Reform (MONLAR). Thank goodness for…

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