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Australia in control of second Test after Marsh ton

Shaun Marsh is the son of former Australia opener Geoff Marsh Second Ashes Test, Adelaide Oval (day two of five) Australia 442-8 dec (149 overs): Marsh 126*, Paine 57, Overton 3-105 England 29-1 (9.1 overs): Stoneman 18, Starc 1-13 Scorecard England face a battle to stay in the second Ashes Test after a Shaun Marsh century put Australia in command on day two in Adelaide. Marsh ended on 126 not out, taking Australia to 442-8 declared with the help of Tim Paine (57) and Pat Cummins (44). England spent 149 overs in the field after winning the toss and when they came to bat, facing an Australia attack armed with a pink ball under the floodlights, it seemed like a recipe for the top order to be blown away. The tourists lost Mark Stoneman, lbw to Mitchell Starc for 18, before rain arrived to wip...

Boss Peter Stoger leaves struggling Cologne by mutual consent

Peter Stoger guided Cologne back to the Bundesliga and then into the Europa League. Cologne have parted company with coach Peter Stoger by mutual consent after picking up only three points in the Bundesliga this season. The club, who qualified for the Europa League last season, have drawn three and lost 11 of their league matches, leaving them eight points adrift of second-bottom Werder Bremen. Stoger was appointed in the summer of 2013 and guided the club back to the top division, leading them to fifth place last season. In a statement on their official website, Cologne said under-19s boss Stefan Ruthenbeck would take over as coach until the Bundesliga winter break. The statement said the decision to make a change had come after “an in-depth analysis of the situation,” with St...

A world first

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Louis Washkansky was the first person to have a heart transplant Fifty years ago – on 3 December 1967 – the heart of a 26-year-old road accident victim, Denise Darvall, started to beat inside the chest of a 54-year-old grocer, Louis Washkansky. News of the first human-to-human heart transplant, led by South African surgeon Christiaan Barnard, made headlines around the world. Journalists and film crews flooded into Cape Town’s Groote Schuur Hospital, soon making Barnard and Washkansky household names. Initial reports widely hailed the operation as “historic” and “successful”, though Washkansky only survived a further 18 days. The first heart transplant attracted unprecedented media attention for a medical u...

Central Coast Mariners 1-0 Perth Glory: Mariners climb to fourth

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Manchester United confirm deal for French youth Aliou Traore

Jesse Lingard’s double helped Man United outlast Arsenal 3-1 in an action-packed match at the Emirates. Jesse Lingard’s double helped Man United outlast Arsenal 3-1 in an action-packed match at the Emirates. Stewart Robson illustrates how Man United high pressed Arsenal and worked the counter attack to devastating effect. Jose Mourinho says he wouldn’t have wanted Man United’s victorious match at Arsenal to end if he had been watching at home. Manchester United have confirmed the signing of youth player Aliou Traore. Sources told ESPN FC in July that France under-17 midfielder Traore would join from Sarcelles and the club have now confirmed the deal.  “Traore is a boy we’ve been looking at for a while,” United U18s coach Kieran McKenna told MUTV re...

Listen: Shaun Marsh punishes England with unbeaten 126

Australian batsman Shaun Marsh punishes England with a “magnificent” unbeaten 126 on day two of the second Ashes Test in Adelaide. MATCH REPORT:Marsh puts Australia in control of second Test Download the latest TMS podcast here Available to UK users only.

Sri Lankans wear face masks against India as smog halts Test in Delhi

Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal was one of several players to wear a face mask while fielding Third Test, Delhi (day two) India: 536-7 dec Sri Lanka: 18-2 at tea Scorecard Sri Lanka players took to wearing masks to combat smog pollution that disrupted the third Test against India in Delhi. The Indian capital has been plagued by the problem for several weeks. Sri Lanka had just 10 men on the pitch at one point, despite several players wearing masks, with Lahiru Gamage and fellow bowler Suranga Lakmal leaving the field during the afternoon session. India declared their first innings on 536-7, with captain Virat Kohli scoring a career-best 243. The 29-year-old became the first international captain to score six double centuries, all of them coming in the last 17 months, but the smog prompt...

Here’s Why Uti Nwachukwu Does Not Appear In Movies Anymore

Media personality/model, Uti Nwachukwu no longer appears in Nigerian movies. In a new interview with Punch, he says this happened because acting doesn’t pay much and he’s not ready to pretend all is well and waste his time doing things that don’t swell up his bank account. Read what the Big Brother Africa All Stars winner told Punch when he was asked why he stopped acting for a while now: “I haven’t been in the country, but I am back now. I took a break from acting because it doesn’t pay much and I am not ready for that kind of life. I don’t want to pretend about it; so, I am only focusing on what brings greater remuneration, which is television presenting and hosting of events. “Acting would just be a hobby because honestly, producers can’t afford to pay what I want to earn. But I will no...

Mayorkun Is Way Up As Hit Single ‘MAMA’ Is Played During An NBA Match

Nigerian music indeed now has its place outside the shores of Africa, and one of such Nigerian celebrities whose music has dominated airwaves across and beyond Africa is Mayorkun. Mayorkun has joined the league of Nigerian artistes whose music has dominated airwaves beyond Africa. The HKN Gang member’s hit single ‘Mama’ got played at recess during an NBA match between Dallas Mavericks and Oklahoma City . Here’s the video below;

Actress, Omalicha Elom Blames Asaba Girls For Sexual Harassment In Nollywood

Pretty actress, Omalicha Elom, has seen it all and is determined to walk her way up the ladder of stardom. In this interview with Potpourri, she talks about producing her first movie, sexual harassment, sex, love, etc. What new projects are you working on? I’m about to produce my first movie titled ‘Marriage Police’. The storyline revolves around domestic violence, abusive marriages, and other causes of marriage breakups, such as over protectiveness, jealousy and nagging. Do you agree that actresses are fast taking over movie production? I think it’s becoming a woman’s world. The women are out there to take over and make more money. For the upcoming actresses that also venture into movie productions, I think they do it because they are tired of constant sexual harassment from producers. Pr...

Jeff Bridges — Good Genes or Good Docs?

Jeff Bridges Good Genes or Good Docs? 12/3/2017 12:20 AM PST Jeff Bridges‘ good looks have some serious grit! Here’s a smooth shaven 27-year-old version of the “King Kong” actor back in 1977 (left) and 40 years later … a much fuzzier version of his dudeness — who turns 68 this week — at a Los Angeles event last month (right). “Strikes and gutters, ups and downs.” The question is …

Farrah Abraham Replaced by Model Carmen Ortega for Sex Cam Show

Model Carmen Ortega Move Over, Farrah I’m the New Sex Cam Queen!!! 12/3/2017 12:30 AM PST EXCLUSIVE Sorry, Farrah Abraham … you’re old news in the sex cam biz. Blame Carmen Ortega. CamSoda — the folks behind the live porn show — replaced Farrah with the model who we’re told promises to be way more XXX than the “Teen Mom” star. How much more? Thirsty fans who pony up some coin will control the level on her vibrator. Pretty intense considering this will be Carmen’s first ever nude show … which is slated to go down on December 15 at 10 PM ET. There’s gonna be a short, free preview but fans gotta pay to watch more. The shows have been insanely popular. As we reported … Farrah’s first show was such a hit, servers cras...