Two weddings and a final

Image Copyright @NPatterson17 @NPatterson17 Speaking of the Spurs match on Wednesday, Neil told the BBC: “It was an amazing game, but I wanted Ajax to go through to the final. It would hurt less if we lost to Ajax.” Neil believes this might be the only thing Liverpool win this season, which is why it is so important for him to watch. The Reds are in contention for the Premier League title, but are a point behind Manchester City going into Sunday’s final round of matches. When Liverpool reached the Champions League semi-finals, Neil checked the date of the final. “Usually they’re in May, so I thought I’d be OK watching it before our wedding. I didn’t realise it was …

Boyle captures ‘forgotten’ towns in movie

Image copyright Yesterday/Working Title Films/Danny Boyle Image caption Himesh Patel, as Jack Malik, was filmed on the rooftop of a Norfolk hotel The film tells the story of Suffolk singer-songwriter Jack Malik, played by Himesh Patel, who claims The Beatles’ hits as his own after an event in which the Fab Four are wiped from memory. Image copyright Yesterday/Working Title Films/Danny Boyle Image caption More than 6,000 extras gathered on Gorleston beach last year Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Tribeca Film Festival co-founders Robert De Niro (left) and Jane Rosenthal (far right) greet Richard Curtis and Danny Boyle on stage at Tribeca Film Festival Related Topics Gorleston-on-Sea Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using …

Hinduja brothers top Rich List for third time

British citizens Sri, 83, and Gopi, 79, who are based in London, are two of the four brothers controlling the empire. Among the properties they own is the Old War Office in Whitehall, which they hope to reopen as a luxury hotel. The two brothers topped the newspaper list in 2014 and in 2017. The list, which estimates the 1,000 richest people in the UK, is based on identifiable wealth including land, property, other assets such as art, and shares in companies, the Sunday Times says. It does not include the amount contained in people’s bank accounts. Brothers David and Simon Reuben – who made their fortune in property, carpets and scrap metal – are in second place on the …

Aston Villa beat West Brom on penalties to reach Championship play-off final

Aston Villa lost 1-0 to West Brom at the Hawthorns but progressed to the Championship play-off final 4-3 on penalties after the semi-final finished 2-2 on aggregate Aston Villa have a shot at redemption. Twelve months on from their play-off final triumphing on penalties. Tammy Abraham converted the winning kick, after Jed Steer had saved two penalties at the start of the shootout, to spark wild celebrations among the Villa supporters. The visitors made hard work of it, failing to break down an Albion side who were forced to play for 40 minutes with 10 men, including all of extra time, after Chris Brunt was sent off for two bookable offences. Both fouls were committed on John McGinn the pair …

Aston Villa beat West Brom on penalties to reach Championship play-off final

Aston Villa lost 1-0 to West Brom at the Hawthorns but progressed to the Championship play-off final 4-3 on penalties after the semi-final finished 2-2 on aggregate Aston Villa have a shot at redemption. Twelve months on from their play-off final triumphing on penalties. Tammy Abraham converted the winning kick, after Jed Steer had saved two penalties at the start of the shootout, to spark wild celebrations among the Villa supporters. The visitors made hard work of it, failing to break down an Albion side who were forced to play for 40 minutes with 10 men, including all of extra time, after Chris Brunt was sent off for two bookable offences. Both fouls were committed on John McGinn the pair …

The Jeremy Kyle Show axed by ITV

ITV’s statement in full: “Given the gravity of recent events we have decided to end production of The Jeremy Kyle Show. Damian Collins MP, chair of the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport select committee, said the broadcaster had made the right decision. “However, that should not be the end of the matter,” he said. “There needs to be an independent review of the duty of care TV companies have to participants in reality TV shows.” Programmes like The Jeremy Kyle Show risked “putting people who might be vulnerable on to a public stage at a point in their lives when they are unable to foresee the consequences”, he said. ‘I was traumatised’: Jeremy Kyle guests relive their appearances The committee …

How an amateurs favour revealed the cold-blooded winner in Tiger Woods

Steve Scott handed Woods the 1996 US amateur title with a sporting gesture and is in awe of his old rivals resurgence Steve Scott understands Tiger Woodss propensity for heroics to a greater degree than most. It has been 23 years since he finished runner-up as Woods became the first player to win the US Amateur Championship three times, in his final event before turning professional. And yet, even Scott looked on with disbelief as Woods Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using : RealSpecific

How an amateurs favour revealed the cold-blooded winner in Tiger Woods

Steve Scott handed Woods the 1996 US amateur title with a sporting gesture and is in awe of his old rivals resurgence Steve Scott understands Tiger Woodss propensity for heroics to a greater degree than most. It has been 23 years since he finished runner-up as Woods became the first player to win the US Amateur Championship three times, in his final event before turning professional. And yet, even Scott looked on with disbelief as Woods Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using : RealSpecific

How an amateurs favour revealed the cold-blooded winner in Tiger Woods

Steve Scott handed Woods the 1996 US amateur title with a sporting gesture and is in awe of his old rivals resurgence Steve Scott understands Tiger Woodss propensity for heroics to a greater degree than most. It has been 23 years since he finished runner-up as Woods became the first player to win the US Amateur Championship three times, in his final event before turning professional. And yet, even Scott looked on with disbelief as Woods Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using : RealSpecific

Charges dropped against UFC star Conor McGregor in cell phone incident

(CNN)Florida prosecutors have dropped criminal charges against star fighter Conor McGregor in connection with an alleged cell phone smashing incident in March. According to Madani’s memo, the alleged victim lives in England and would no longer participate in the prosecution. The memo states that Santiago Cueto, the attorney for the alleged victim, says his client “has been made whole” by McGregor. Cueto adds that his client no longer believes McGregor “sought to injure or damage him or his property or permanently or temporarily deprive him of his property.” McGregor (21-4-0), who formerly held UFC belts in two divisions, hasn’t won a fight since 2016. He last fought in the UFC in October, when he lost to lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov. …

Charges dropped against UFC star Conor McGregor in cell phone incident

(CNN)Florida prosecutors have dropped criminal charges against star fighter Conor McGregor in connection with an alleged cell phone smashing incident in March. According to Madani’s memo, the alleged victim lives in England and would no longer participate in the prosecution. The memo states that Santiago Cueto, the attorney for the alleged victim, says his client “has been made whole” by McGregor. Cueto adds that his client no longer believes McGregor “sought to injure or damage him or his property or permanently or temporarily deprive him of his property.” McGregor (21-4-0), who formerly held UFC belts in two divisions, hasn’t won a fight since 2016. He last fought in the UFC in October, when he lost to lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov. …

US briefing: China tariffs, Barr in contempt and Brazil’s environment

Thursdays top story: Trump accuses China of breaking deal as trade war intensifies. Plus, the border patrol serial killer and the women who stood up to him breakingrequested a halt to her extradition to the US. She said comments made by Trump prove that political factors related to the US-China trade conflict were behind her arrest. Trump has in contempt of Congress over his refusal to hand over an unredacted version of the Mueller report. Also on Wednesday, the White House invoked executive privilege to block the committees request for the full report and its underlying evidence, leading the panels Democratic chairman, Jerrold Nadler, to declare: ramifications of the House judiciary committees vote remain unclear, and the full House must …

US briefing: China tariffs, Barr in contempt and Brazil’s environment

Thursdays top story: Trump accuses China of breaking deal as trade war intensifies. Plus, the border patrol serial killer and the women who stood up to him breakingrequested a halt to her extradition to the US. She said comments made by Trump prove that political factors related to the US-China trade conflict were behind her arrest. Trump has in contempt of Congress over his refusal to hand over an unredacted version of the Mueller report. Also on Wednesday, the White House invoked executive privilege to block the committees request for the full report and its underlying evidence, leading the panels Democratic chairman, Jerrold Nadler, to declare: ramifications of the House judiciary committees vote remain unclear, and the full House must …

Liverpool victory parade plans revealed

However, Manchester City Council said: “We stand ready if the club contact us”. Image copyright Liverpool City Council Image caption The planned parade route if Liverpool win the Premier League or Champions League Liverpool Mayor Joe Anderson said: “If the Reds win one or two trophies, they will receive a well-deserved heroes’ welcome and we will put on a show to make the city proud.” An Everton supporter, the mayor added: “Anyone who is a football fan can’t help to have been impressed by Liverpool’s performance this season – whatever their allegiance.” I don’t know how they did it – Klopp Tales of Liverpool’s title near-misses Could there be a PL title play-off? Supt Paul White said there would be …

Julian Williams stuns Jarrett Hurd for unified junior middleweight title

The feisty Philadelphian sprung an emotional upset of the previously unbeaten Jarrett Hurd to capture the WBA and IBF junior middleweight titles on Saturday Julian Williams sprung a shocking upset of the previously unbeaten Jarrett Hurd to capture the WBA and IBF junior middleweight titles on Saturday night at EagleBank Arena in Fairfax, Virginia. Williams, who went off as a 5-1 underdog in Hurds backyard, floored the champion in the second round on his way to a unanimous decision after 12 rounds of mostly close-quarters action by scores of 116-111 and 115-112 (twice) on the campus of George Mason University. The wildly entertaining scrap completed a comeback for the 29-year-old from West Philadelphia known as J Rock, who has won …

The Padres changed their Twitter handle for Mother’s Day and temporarily lost their old one

(CNN)It was a nice idea. Ricky Padilla snagged the @Padres account name for a few hours and went rogue. Padilla’s friend Henry Breems was in on the joke and asked, “Yo @Padres … how many retweets for a couple of tickets behind the plate??” “One, and you’ve got two behind the dish,” Padilla responded. It wasn’t long before the Padres seemed to realize the situation they’d gotten themselves into and got things back under control. As of this writing, a search for the Padres handle directs the user to a message saying the page doesn’t exist. It’s the thought that counts, right? Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using : RealSpecific