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England select 11 table tennis players for Commonwealth Games

England select 11 table tennis players for Commonwealth Games

The female squad selected is extremely strong with the selection of Lisa Whiteside (51kg) who is a previous two-time world championship medalist and seven-time victor of the elite championships. Whiteside expressed her delight at being selected. I can't wait to get the England vest on and go for a gold medal. Sarah Winckless , Chef de Mission for Commonwealth Games England , said: "I'm so pleased to welcome the divers to Team England ".


Nigerian army urges Boko Haram captives to submit to troops

Nigerian army urges Boko Haram captives to submit to troops

The Theatre Commander enjoined members of the press to as a matter of necessity use their various media to counter Boko Haram ideological narratives and indoctrination. President, official bungling, negligence, complacency or collusion made Boko Haram a terrifying force. We are eternally grateful to all. There is the need for more vigilance to bring an end to terrorism in the liberated communities of Borno and the Northeast.


Lakers Fined $50K for Tampering with Giannis

Lakers Fined $50K for Tampering with Giannis

I'm just happy he's starting in the All-Star game because he deserves that. "He's special", Johnson said . Johnson also received warning about comments he made on " Jimmy Kimmel Live!" regarding George and the Lakers. The team was fined $500,000 _ the largest tampering fine in National Basketball Association history _ after general manager Rob Pelinka and Paul George's agent Aaron Mintz had an improper conversation.


Rafael Nadal excited to play at Queen's Club Championships ahead of Wimbledon

Rafael Nadal excited to play at Queen's Club Championships ahead of Wimbledon

Nadal, who has withdrawn from the past two tournaments at the London venue, won the French Open and Wimbledon either side of his 2008 Queen's title. Stephen Farrow, Queen's tournament director, said: "We are delighted that Rafa is planning to return to The Queen's Club in 2018". Rafael Nadal has revealed he sent a private message of congratulations to Roger Federer via text after the Swiss' remarkable 20th Grand Slam title win at the Australian Open .



Dimensional Fund Advisors LP Raises Position in Vipshop Holdings Ltd - (NYSE:VIPS)

About 12.06M shares traded or 8.94% up from the average. (NYSE:MSM) has risen 18.92% since February 7, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.26% the S&P500. VIPS's SI was 28.17 million shares in February as released by FINRA. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department holds 330,398 shares. Diversified Comm accumulated 15,067 shares.



Proteas: Real threat of worst home series

Wrist-spin has been the host's nemesis in the ongoing series, and it brought the downfall of the No.1 ODI side yet again. Earlier in the day, Virat Kohli's 34th ODI hundred guided India to a mammoth score of 303 for 6. Teams batting first have won 79.31 per cent (23) of the day-night ODI matches played in Cape Town (29). If India bowl first again and restrict the Proteas to a low score, Kohli might want to promote a couple of those three to the top.