Day: August 10, 2018

England’s Helen Housby signs new NSW Swifts deal until 2021

England goal machine Helen Housby has signed a new three-year deal to remain at the New South Wales Swifts in the Australian Super Netball league until 2021. The 23-year-old has become one of the most feared and respected attackers in the world since making the move to Australia from Manchester Thunder in 2017. A last-second […]

Simon Whitlock beats Corey Cadby at Melbourne Darts Masters

Simon Whitlock beat his fellow Australian Corey Cadby 6-4 in Melbourne on Friday. Kyle Anderson was also shocked by Damon Heta 5-6 in his home country as the Melbourne Darts Masters got underway. Australia’s most successful player Whitlock will next play Michael van Gerwen, who beat Raymond Smith 6-1. “I honestly believe Corey is the […]

Unai Emery backs Stan Kroenke’s purchase of Arsenal

Unai Emery believes Stan Kroenke taking the club into private ownership is “positive”, amid criticism of the takeover from fans. Kroenke agreed a deal to buy Alisher Usmanov’s 30 per cent stake in Arsenal for more than £550m on Tuesday to take full ownership of the club. The purchase of Usmanov’s stake would give Kroenke […]

A vicious Senate primary is hurting Republicans in Wisconsin

With the 2018 Wisconsin Senate election slipping away, Republicans could be losing what they once hoped was a prime opportunity to win a Senate seat in a state that Donald Trump carried in 2016. A vicious GOP primary, pitting a former Democrat running as an outsider against the conservative state establishment, isn’t improving their odds […]