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Klopp fretting about 'harsh challenges' in the Merseyside Derby

Klopp fretting about 'harsh challenges' in the Merseyside Derby

It's a fairly swift turnaround after such an adrenaline-soaked evening, and Mo Salah , who was forced off early ay Anfield, may not be the only regular starter left out of the line-up here. But, this is a game that means more than ever giving the local bragging rights on offer and you can be assured he has been knocking Allardyce's office door all week to make sure he is starting.


Aboriginal activists protest at the 'Stolenwealth' Games opening ceremony

Aboriginal activists protest at the 'Stolenwealth' Games opening ceremony

They remain the most disadvantaged Australians, with higher rates of poverty, ill-health and imprisonment than any other community . Alistair, who had surgery on his hip last August, placed 10th in an afternoon race hit by rain. On the opening night of the track cycling events, the men's triumph came soon after their female compatriots smashed New Zealand in the gold medal decider in the same event.


Red Sox rally in 13th inning to surge past Marlins

Red Sox rally in 13th inning to surge past Marlins

After five games, the Boston Red Sox have done what they needed to do. Ramirez hit a two-run homer in the fifth. He tried to reach third base on a grounder to starting pitcher Jose Urena , but got thrown out. He started the 2017 All-Star Game for the American League and pitched two innings, striking out two and allowing three hits, all singles. The Marlins' batters have been led by Brian Anderson , who is slashing.333/.462/.524 with seven hits, six RBIs and four runs scored.


Nepal PM Oli arrives on three-day visit

Nepal PM Oli arrives on three-day visit

In February, Mr Oli took charge as Nepal's prime minister for the second time. Apart from demonetised Indian notes, Oli will also raise other pending issues such as the release of gas bullets purchased by Nepalese traders which have been held up by the Indian side for long, pending India-funded projects in Nepal, construction of a petroleum pipeline between Nepal and India, the huge trade imbalance, and clearance of a line of credit offered by India, according to Nepal's foreign ministry.


Eric Bristow was one of the superstars of sport, says Wayne Mardle

Eric Bristow was one of the superstars of sport, says Wayne Mardle

Deller, who shocked the darts world when he beat Bristow in the 1982 BDO World Championship final, said he was "devastated" by the news. "Arguably the sport's first superstar player, Bristow, 60, was World Champion five times between 1980-1986 and also won five World Masters titles during an outstanding career".