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August 14, 2018 12:00 PM Why Fortnite streamer Ninja won’t play against women

A popular video game streamer has revealed that he avoids playing against female gamers out of respect for his wife. Tyler Blevins, better known by his streaming name Ninja, refuses to engage with female players to stop any rumours arising about his relationship with them. In an interview with gaming site Polygon, he said: “If I have one conversation 5

August 8, 2018 9:54 PM Kepa Arrizabalaga: Chelsea sign Athletic Bilbao goalkeeper in world record deal

Chelsea have signed Kepa Arrizabalaga from Athletic Bilbao for £71m - the highest fee ever paid for a goalkeeper, and a club record transfer. Kepa, 23, arrives at Stamford Bridge after a release clause in his contract was met, with the deal surpassing Alisson's £66.8m move to Liverpool. He has signed a seven-year contract at the club and replaces Thibaut 6

August 8, 2018 12:17 PM Kepa Arrizabalaga: Athletic Bilbao goalkeeper pays £71m release clause before Chelsea move

Chelsea target Kepa Arrizabalaga has paid his release clause of £71m to La Liga, which allows him to leave Athletic Bilbao and clears the way for a transfer to the Premier League. The deal would be a world record for a goalkeeper, surpassing the £66.8m Liverpool paid for Alisson in July. Spaniard Kepa, 23, is being brought in as a replacement for Thibaut 9

August 5, 2018 1:01 PM Swindon Shock team gets £500 funding boost

A SWINDON-BASED wheelchair basketball team received a £500 funding boost as part of national law firm’s campaign to promote participation levels in disability sport. Swindon Shock’s wheelchair basketball squad are set to use the donation to part-fund the purchase of a sports wheelchair which will be used by a number of players who regularly compete for the side. The grant 12

August 2, 2018 11:00 PM SPONSORED CONTENT: Tonight’s £399 million super jackpot could see the UK’s biggest ever win

There’s a special super jackpot to be won which is BIGGER than the regular jackpot on offer in the US right now. Only last year, it was reported that a man from Bolton in the UK scooped £800,000 by placing a bet through the same website with smaller prizes won weekly by their 1,000,000 members. A monumental win like this would put you ahead of some of the UK's richest 7

August 2, 2018 5:04 AM University of Bolton's name will be in place at Bolton Wanderers Football ground in coming weeks

But the stadium's new branding will not be in place for the start of the new football season, as a final design aimed at giving the university maximum coverage on the national and international stage is drawn up. University bosses say that a logistical delay will be inevitable between the Macron sign coming down to the new university sign being put up — with supporters 9


Four US tech firms are battling it out to become the world's first trillion dollar company. Appke is leading the way with a value of $939 billion (£716 billion), making it the highest-valued private company on the global markets. But Amazon is right behind, reaching $882 (£673 billion) billion as the markets closed on July 27. Microsoft and Google's 8

July 27, 2018 10:43 AM This Special Edition Of WWE 2K19 Will Make You Go "Wooooo!"

The WWE 2K19 Wooooo! Edition will honour 16-time WWE World Champion and WWE Hall of Famer, Ric Flair. "Take a ride on Space Mountain with this exclusive collector’s offering inspired by 'The Nature Boy,' including exclusive memorabilia, extensive digital content and the complete WWE 2K19 Deluxe Edition with two pre-order bonus playable characters: Former 19

July 27, 2018 8:20 AM Lyudmila Rudenko: Who was the influential chess champion honoured by Google Doodle?

A colourful Google Doodle dominates the search engine’s homepage today. The Doodle marks 114 years since chess champion Lyudmila Rudenko was born. The pioneer is considered “one of the world’s most influential chess players”, according to the blurb. Google writes: “Today’s Doodle – which draws artistic inspiration from 1960s graphic art and posters – reimagines 9

July 26, 2018 11:01 PM Thanks to NHS from Sir Alex Ferguson

SIR Alex Ferguson yesterday praised hospital staff who saved his life after he suffered a brain haemorrhage at home. The former Manchester United and Aberdeen manager, 76, said without “such great care, I would not be sitting here today”. He was rushed to hospital in May and on his release just over six weeks ago doctors told him he was “extremely lucky 15