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October 29, 2018 12:53 AM Leicester helicopter crash: Pilots and staff among victims

Leicester City's owner, two of his staff members and two pilots were in the helicopter when it went down, killing all on board. Among them was the aircraft's owner, chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, who turned the club around after buying it in 2010, and led the team to their unexpected Premier League title in 2016. Tributes have poured in for the Thai billionaire 62

October 27, 2018 10:56 AM David de Gea: Man Utd keeper focus on 'winning, not contracts'

Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea says he is focused on "winning games, rather than contracts", despite being yet to agree a new deal. The 27-year-old's contract runs out next summer, with the club having an option to extend to 2020. United manager Jose Mourinho has said he is "not confident" the Spaniard will sign a new contract, but De Gea insists 109

October 21, 2018 12:16 PM Usain Bolt offered Central Coast Mariners contract

Eight-time Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt has been offered a professional football contract by Australian side Central Coast Mariners, says his agent Ricky Simms. The 32-year-old Jamaican, who retired from athletics in 2017, has been on trial with the A-League club. "I can confirm Usain has been offered a contract by Central Coast Mariners," said Simms 53

October 18, 2018 6:32 AM Usain Bolt: Eight-time Olympic champion 'turns down' Valletta contract

Usain Bolt has turned down a two-year deal from Maltese champions Valletta FC, as he continues his pursuit to become a professional footballer. The winner of eight Olympic sprinting titles, who retired from athletics in 2017, is currently on trial at Australia's Central Coast Mariners. Bolt, 32, scored two goals in a recent pre-season friendly but has not been offered 61

October 17, 2018 6:41 PM Boxing champion Saul Alvarez signs 'richest sports contract ever'

The mega-money deal makes Saul "Canelo" Alvarez the highest-paid athlete in the world, says his promoter. It makes the middleweight world champion the highest paid sportsperson in the world, according to his promoter Oscar De La Hoya. Alarez, 28, has agreed the five-year-deal with sports streaming service DAZN. It will offer fans a monthly subscription 63

October 17, 2018 3:40 AM Iran and India RUSH to finish construction before new round of US sanctions kick in

IRAN and India are rushing to try to complete the first new berth in the Iranian city of Chabahar and make it operational before the newest round of US sanctions come into effect. The project to build the port in one of Iran’s coastal cities was temporarily delayed due to fears of the US sanctions that are expected to come into effect early next month 44

October 16, 2018 10:36 AM Italy throws ultimatum to Brussels as leaders REFUSE to budge over spending ‘We’re happy’

ITALY’s leaders has issued a warning to European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker after Matteo Salvini said he was “extremely happy” with its budget plans for next year which will see public spending ramped up dramatically. Meanwhile, in a separate move also likely to alarm Brussels, Mr Conte said European Union sanctions against Russia were damaging 67

October 10, 2018 1:20 AM World War 3: China to send MEGA-DRONES to Pakistan DAYS AFTER Russia-India arms deal

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday that he and Russian President Vladimir Putin “are unanimous in strengthening multi-polarity and multilateralism in the rapidly changing world”. The Pakistani air force's Sherdils Aerobatic Team first announced on Sunday the state-run Pakistan Aeronautical Complex company and China's government-owned 65

October 9, 2018 11:01 PM Vodafone's Martin Freeman break-up advert banned

A Vodafone advert starring Martin Freeman, in which the actor seems to be breaking up with his partner but is really trying to leave the phone firm, has been banned for being misleading. The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) said the advert implied it was possible for customers to leave a contract at any time. However, people are only allowed to quit during 50

October 3, 2018 8:53 PM Colin Kaepernick: Kanye West urges NFL player to meet with Donald Trump

American rapper Kanye West has urged NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick to "tell your experience directly" to US President Donald Trump. In 2016, Kaepernick was criticised by Trump after he became the first player to kneel during the national anthem to highlight racial injustice. Last month, Trump said Nike had sent a "terrible message" when they named 39