Dunk of the Night: John Collins - June 18, 2021
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Dunk of the Night: John Collins - June 18, 2021
Mirabai Chanu's career's high point has been reached after years of struggle and hard work.
In the final match, which was destined to become part of hockey folklore, India went on the attack. Captain KD Singh 'Babu' and Vice-Captain Balbir Singh were like men possessed.
Jordan Matyas, who plays on the U.S. women's rugby sevens team, married Ryan Matyas back in 2018
Mirabai Chanu won India's first weightlifting Olympic medal at the Olympic Games since 2000 in Sydney.
Ireland’s Rhys McClenaghan led the field with Whitlock lying third ahead of the final qualifying rotation.
The scheme was initially launched on Thursday to protect the country’s food supplies.
China is barring tutoring for profit in core school subjects to ease financial pressures on families that have contributed to low birth rates, a report in the official Xinhua news agency said on Saturday. The news confirmed a measure contained in a government document widely circulated on Friday and confirmed by Reuters that sent shockwaves through China's vast private education sector, hitting providers' share prices. Foreign investment in the sector will be prohibited under the rules set out by the State Council, Xinhua said.
SAPPORO, Japan — On soccer's biggest stage, and with a berth in the Olympic quarterfinals hanging in the balance, Janine Beckie wasn't about to let a missed penalty shot bring her down. The Manchester City striker shrugged off the early missed chance in emphatic fashion on Saturday, scoring twice to lead Canada's women's soccer team to a 2-1 victory over Chile. The victory all but guarantees the eighth-ranked Canadians, who tied host Japan 1-1 in their opener on Wednesday, a berth in the quarter
"All I can think of are negative thoughts right now, but what's done is done," Japan's Kohei Uchimura told reporters afterward
Square (NYSE: SQ) and PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) have both generated massive returns for patient investors over the past few years. PayPal, which was spun off from eBay (NASDAQ: EBAY) earlier that year, has advanced more than 720% since its debut to over $300 per share. Square is worth nearly $120 billion as of this writing, while PayPal is worth over $350 billion.
Is crypto the (new) trade of our lifetime? Heretofore each downturn has been followed by the price of the coin recovering and then going on to greatly exceed its previous high. Doesn’t that scream long term buy and hold?
OYAMA, Japan — The expectation was for Tadej Pogacar or even Wout van Aert to cross the finish line first. Instead it was Ecuador's Richard Carapaz making his mark on the Tokyo Olympics, stealing the spotlight from Canadian Michael Woods in the process. Woods, the cyclist from Ottawa, finished fifth in the road race Saturday after Carapaz made his move at just the right time to break away from the other riders. The Ecuadorian was never caught by the pack. Carapaz led American Brandon McNulty, a
The pass percentage recorded in Science stream was 99.48%. For Commerce, it is 99.73% while, 99.19% students in Arts stream cleared the RBSE Class 12 exam this year
Olympic officials are confident their anti-pollution measures will prevent an expected tropical storm from triggering a surge of sewage into the waters of Tokyo Bay - just in time for next week's triathlon events. With a potential typhoon forecast, huge volumes of water could join the sewage flow and surge into the relatively shallow bay. Previously such occurrences have led to a foul stink and high pollution levels but a Tokyo 2020 spokesman told Reuters the safety measures in place should keep the athletes safe.
The IOC pulled IWF board member Maxim Agapitov's accreditation for the Tokyo Olympics last week over a doping violation he had nearly 30 years ago.
Almost 200 Metropolitan Police officers have been accused of sexual misconduct in the last two years alone, new figures show. Figures obtained via a Freedom of Information request revealed that 160 officers were accused of sexual assault, sexual harassment of other sexual misconduct in 2019 and 2020. While in the first five months of this year, a further 33 officers were accused.
‘The law is cold. It doesn’t reflect the life lost’: mothers of murdered women tell their storiesGrieving parents of two young women killed by their ex-boyfriends launch a new film to step up their campaign for justice Poppy Devey Waterhouse and Ellie Gould. Photograph: Rex/Shutterstock and PA
‘No Time to Die’ will be Craig’s last film as 007
Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) reported massive revenue and earnings gains in its second-quarter earnings report released Tuesday, and the company's stock price soared by more than 11% in Wednesday trading following this news. The fast-casual restaurant chain's stock price has risen to record levels, and forecasts suggest that Chipotle will not sustain its current growth rate. Such factors raise the question of whether investors have missed the opportunity to profit from Chipotle stock.
The Chhattisgarh Board of Secondary Education will declare the results for the academic year 2020-2021 at 12 pm, according to media reports