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The Perils of Match Fixing: An Interview with Declan Hill – Bleacher Report

The Perils of Match Fixing: An Interview with Declan HillBleacher ReportHill, an investigative journalist, is also the author of The Fix: Soccer and Organized Crime, and has advocated for top-level action against match fixing since the book’s publication in September 2008. Bleacher Report caught up with Hill … What we …

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Bird droppings, bull testicles among pre-Oscar beauty treatments

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Hollywood stars wanting to look their best for Tinseltown’s biggest night of the year are being offered beauty treatments ranging from the lavish to plain loony such as $250,000 black diamond nail varnish and bird excrement facials. The Academy Awards on February 24 are almost as much about fashion as they are about films, with the ...

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Festival of Afro-Caribbean Composers February 20-24 – Bahama Islands Info


Festival of Afro-Caribbean Composers February 20-24
Bahama Islands Info
Ensemble Du Monde Full Orchestra performs a symphony by Chevalier de Saint George as well as world premiere pieces by two living composers from the Caribbean – Bahamian Cleophas Adderley and Trinidadian Dominique Le Gendre. This is a VIP event ...

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Charging Through the Archway of History: Immigrants and African-Americans … – Truth-Out

Charging Through the Archway of History: Immigrants and African-Americans …Truth-OutThe goal was to play upon white pride and to undermine the Democratic Party in the South. In the … It reminded the nation that politics is not the property of the rich; it occurs on soccer fields, in union halls, in churches and in tiendas where …

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Soccer: Success of signing hangs on which Zorro turns up – New Zealand Herald

Soccer: Success of signing hangs on which Zorro turns upNew Zealand Herald“For players who grew up in South America, we play in a certain way. [In Wellington] it is a physical style of play. When you look at [the way] Phoenix play, we just run our asses off. It’s a very fit team. Some of the South American players aren’t ...

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WWC final: West Indies upbeat, Australia confident – Wisden India

BBC News WWC final: West Indies upbeat, Australia confidentWisden IndiaThe final of the ICC Women’s World Cup will pit Australia, a team that has won the title five times, against West Indies, who are making their first appearance in a World Cup final. Given the weight of history, there will be no prizes for guessing …Australia and the West Indies ...

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Discussions on for floodlights for Sabina Park – ESPNcricinfo.com

ESPNcricinfo.com Discussions on for floodlights for Sabina ParkESPNcricinfo.comThe West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) and the Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA) are working on setting up floodlights in Kingston’s Sabina Park, in preparation for the inaugural Caribbean Premier League (CPL) that begins on July 29. Jamaica was among …Floodlights finally coming to Sabina Park, courtesy Caribbean Premier LeagueNDTV all 2 news articles »

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