Kenya’s sevens stars showing the way for rugby at home

(CNN)When the Rugby World Cup kicks off in Japan in September there will be at least one viewer kicking his heels on the sidelines. Follow @cnnsport Kenya’s first deaf rugby team It was back in April 2016 that Kenya’s men’s sevens team burst into the limelight by winning its first ever title in Singapore. That success combined with the sport’s inclusion at the 2016 Olympic Games helped catapult it into the public consciousness. But while the 15-a-side game takes precedence in most countries, it’s the other way round in Kenya. Collins Injera, one of the world’s top sevens try scorers, believes the extra exposure has meant sevens has a far higher profile and far better resources behind it. READ: Why …

The Prodigy’s Keith Flint dies aged 49

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionProdigy singer Keith Flint was best known for his vocals on Firestarter The Prodigy singer Keith Flint has died aged 49. Instantly recognisable by his fluorescent spiked hair and known for high-octane performances, Flint sang lead vocals on both the band’s number one singles, Breathe and Firestarter. He was found dead at his home in Dunmow, Essex, on Monday morning. The band, who were due to tour the US in May, confirmed his death in a statement, remembering Flint as a “true pioneer, innovator and legend”. In a post on The Prodigy’s official Instagram account, bandmate Liam Howlett added: “I can’t believe I’m saying this but our brother Keith took his own …

Friend’s hope for missing climber

In the same year his mother became the first woman to conquer Everest unaided but later died on K2 in the Himalayas. Image copyright Pakistan Embassy Image caption A tent “invaded by snow” was spotted during a search involving a Pakistani army helicopter Related Topics Fort William Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using : RealSpecific

LA Galaxy unveil statue of David Beckham at MLS opener

Major League Soccers past, present and future all converged at on Saturday night as the Galaxy paid tribute to their former captain Major League Soccers past, present and future all converged at on Saturday night. One of the most prominent events of the opening day of the leagues 24th season was the LA Galaxy unveiling a statue of David Beckham before their 2-1 victory over the Chicago Fire. Beckham played six seasons with the Galaxy and led them to two championships. Beckhams signing gave higher prominence to the league internationally as more high-profile players arrived and fan interest increased. No doubt our league wouldnt be what it is today if David didnt make that decision, MLS commissioner Don Garber said …

Sala pilot ‘dropped out of training’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption“You wished you never went and watched the guy play,” agent Mark McKay tells BBC sports editor Dan Roan The report added further investigation is needed to discover his background and experience as a pilot. The light aircraft disappeared on 21 January and Sala had completed his transfer to Premier League side Cardiff from French club Nantes just two days earlier – for a club record fee of £15m. He had returned to France to say goodbye to his former teammates. Sala pilot search finds ‘no trace’ Fifa investigates Sala transfer payment Image caption The plane carrying Sala disappeared on 21 January Dr Stuart E Smith, head of training for the school, …

Struggling football fans everywhere can take heart from Oystons ousting | Daniel Taylor

Blackpool supporters can finally talk of Owen Oyston in the past tense, which may just offer hope to those at Charlton, Coventry and elsewhere with inadequate or reviled owners That was a belter of a line from Lieven De Turck, representing the always bewildering Roland Duchtelet at a forum of Charlton Athletic supporters a few nights ago, when the man reputedly in charge of trying to sell the club floated what viewers of Blackadder might recognise as the cunning plan option. He didnt put it in those terms, of course, but equally Im not even sure Baldrick would have come up with something quite so brilliantly harebrained as standing up in front of a room of already exasperated football fans …

Police probe Cardiff threat claim over Sala

In a brief statement, a police spokeswoman said: “South Wales Police can confirm that a complaint has been received from Cardiff City Football Club and is currently being investigated.” The football club said it had been “necessary and appropriate for South Wales Police to be engaged on the matter”. “We will not be commenting further at this time,” added a club official. Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionCardiff could have done more – Willie McKay Last week, Mr McKay told the BBC that he felt Sala was “abandoned” by Cardiff City, and had to arrange his own travel in a £15m transfer from Nantes. The body of the 28-year-old was found in the wreckage of the Piper …

Winx: The ‘Usain Bolt’ of horse racing prepares to defend unbeaten streak

(CNN)Anticipation has been building in Australia as wonder horse Winx prepares to take center stage yet again. It’s a journey that’s been thoroughly enjoyed by one of her owners, Debbie Kepitis. “She’s taken us on a magic carpet ride, that’s really what it’s been like,” Kepitis told CNN Sport at the Longines awards ceremony in London’s Landmark Hotel. READ: Meet the ‘Horse Barber’ creating spectacular equine designs ‘She knows she’s good’ Very few can compare to Winx — she’s earned more than $16 million in prize money since her debut in 2014. Such momentum is credit to her good nature and ability to rise to the occasion. But, like any top athlete, confidence is key. “She has a good inclining …

‘Learning a second language changed my life’

He had not learnt the language at school, but was starting off a career in sports journalism and had the opportunity to go to Germany. Image copyright James Westgarth Image caption James, who works for an airline in Germany, with his two bilingual children The 44-year-old puts his successful career down to his language skills and the cultural awareness they bring. “Speaking a language helps to break the ice,” he said. “Even if it’s not perfect, it’s a good introduction and brings people on-side when you’re negotiating “My own two children, who attend an international school in Toulouse, are of course bilingual in French and English. “Now they have a lot of international friends and they’re discovering the world through …

How to live the “4-Hour WorkWeek” ?

In his best-selling book “4-Hour WorkWeek”, Tim Ferris talked about the concept of lifestyle design and creating your idea life…   Here’s a sentence from the book:   “Our goal isn’t to create a business that is as large as possible, but rather a business that bothers us as little as possible.”   Three things that can help you achieve this is automation, outsourcing and simplicity.   I just came across a system that shows you exactly how to do this:   It’s called Lifestyle Design Accelerator, and it’s a system that gives you:   [+] Step-by-step training   [+] Proprietary software that does most of the work for you   [+] Case studies   [+] A rolodex of super-hero …

Brexit timeline told through Britney, Ariana and Pokemon

Image copyright Getty Images Prime Minister David Cameron announces that the UK will get a “very simple in or out choice” on EU membership – if the Conservatives win the next election. Image copyright Getty Images Fast forward two years, and the Conservatives win the election outright and Ed Miliband resigns as Labour leader. Meanwhile, emoji becomes the fastest growing language in the UK, according to a university professor. 20 February 2016: David Cameron sets referendum date Image copyright Allsport/Getty Images The fact that Leicester City are Premier League champions is still sinking in. The referendum is held, and the UK votes to leave the EU. David Cameron announces his resignation as prime minister. A few days later, England lose …

The rise of the Barrett brothers, the All Blacks’ prolific family affair

(CNN)When asked what he planned to do after retiring from rugby, Kevin Barrett — or “Smiley,” as he was nicknamed — announced he was “going to breed some All Blacks.” Beauden — a World Cup winner and two-time player of the year — Jordie, and Scott made history when they linked arms to sing the national anthem before taking on France in 2018. The story of the ‘greatest rugby player on earth’ READ: England rugby star on family fighting, injuries, and his World Cup ‘dream’ Engrained in the team’s identity is the haka. Performed before each game, it was originally a Maori ritual undertaken by the country’s indigenous people ahead of battle. Today, it unites the All Blacks — many …

Epaillard edges champion Maher to clinch Global Champions Tour opener in Doha

(CNN)Julien Epaillard edged out defending champion Ben Maher by a whisker to win the first leg of the Longines Global Champions Tour in Doha. “It’s crazy for me, today,” Epaillard said in a televised interview, after riding away with prize money of €123,750 ($140,733).

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Wayne Rooney hails ‘fantastic’ Solskjaer and says he is surprised by MLS’s ‘quality’

(CNN)With a steely look of determination in his eyes Wayne Rooney takes a moment to compose himself before stating his intentions for the coming campaign with DC United. Follow @cnnsport “The priority is to make the playoffs and then try and win the title,” Rooney, England’s record goalscorer, told CNN. It would be folly to bet against him achieving that aim, considering he carried his team — Rooney joined midway through last season — from rock bottom of the Eastern Conference to a playoff spot. Ironically, he would miss a penalty in a shootout defeat in the playoffs at home to Columbus Crew. Read: Rooney: ‘I can still play in Premier League’ Read: US star Pulisic set for Premier League …

Chris Broussard refutes Doug Gottlieb saying LeBron isn’t a current Top 10 player | NBA | THE HERD

Chris Broussard joins Doug Gottlieb on today’s show and disagrees with Gottlieb’s notion that LeBron James is not a Top 10 NBA player right now.

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