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Queensland to do it for JT in Origin III

You just go at him all night. "There's no way he could continue, which speaks volumes for the way he played on". New South Wales fullback Josh Dugan said his side "put the cue back in the rack" in the second half. In the opening exchanges, Aaron Woods crunched Holmes with a head-on car-crash of a tackle and Hayne showed his defensive prowess by sweeping Will Chambers into touch after a slick Maroons move, but it was the Queenslanders who scored first.



No 2017 Melbourne Cup for Gold Cup victor Big Orange

Well-heeled Chinese citizens are keener than ever before on Royal Ascot and the lure of owning a victor at the meeting could see more buying horses, commercial director Juliet Slot says. He is unbeaten so far, so fingers crossed. "He's done a really good job for us in Dubai and here, and we're going to use him more in the future". "He's a better racehorse than Scat Daddy and it is a cross that we need, it's fortunate for us he's come at the right time".


Ronaldo outfoxes host Russian Federation

Ronaldo outfoxes host Russian Federation

In an even start to the match, Giovani dos Santos was denied by a superb Thomas block after a swift Mexico counter-attack, while New Zealand's Tommy Smith had a header saved by Alfredo Talavera at the other end. Little under 10 minutes into the second half, Raul Jimenez brought Mexico level and then Orile Peralta grabbed the victor with 18 minutes remaining.


Luis Figo says Cristiano Ronaldo is 'not indispensable' at Madrid

Luis Figo says Cristiano Ronaldo is 'not indispensable' at Madrid

One reason Ronaldo is strong deep into June is because Real Madrid managed his playing time more carefully this season. His decision may not be welcomed by Real Madrid who are understood to be in favour of the player making the gesture before he appears before Madrid judge Mónica Gómez Ferrer on July 31.



Man Visits Disneyland 2000 Times In a Row

Jeff Reitz , an Air Force veteran from Huntington Beach, California, began his daily visits to the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim on January 1, 2012, according to a Disney news release. This month he's visiting the Resort during Summer of Heroes, a celebration highlighted by Super Hero encounters and the new Guardians of the Galaxy Mission: BREAKOUT! attraction in Disney California Adventure.