Eight-foot Asian monitor lizard that escaped from his owner is caught

Eight-foot Asian monitor lizard that escaped from his owner’s Florida home and terrified a neighborhood is finally caught after three months on the run Bamboo, the Asian water monitor, was safely captured on Tuesday, officials said  Massive lizard terrified a Florida neighborhood after escaping its home in August Florida wildlife officials said Bamboo measures more than eight feet long   Bamboo, […]

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Arsenal’s Torreira nailed Tottenham’s Son in South Korea vs Uruguay ‘friendly’

It was the moment that the North London derby came to Seoul’s World Cup Stadium. Arsenal’s Lucas Torreira didn’t seem to be in the ‘friendly’ spirit of things when he absolutely nailed Tottenham’s Son Heung-min in Friday’s friendly between South Korea and Uruguay. The combative Uruguayan – who has quickly become a fans’ favourite at the Emirates Stadium since his […]

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Thon Maker, Delly primed for Boomers' games in Asian qualifiers

On first look the upcoming FIBA qualifying window is all about Thon Maker and his long-anticipated Australian Boomers debut. The Milwaukee Bucks centre pledged his allegiance to Australia since he left these shores to chase his hoop dreams in the US several years ago but without having made his senior debut. But the 21-year-old was in Boomers camp on Friday and […]

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Australia leapfrog Iran to become top Asian nation in FIFA rankings

Australia have leapt up the final FIFA rankings before this month's World Cup and will enter the tournament in their best position since 2012. Moving on up: Mat Leckie’s double helped move Australia to 36th in the world. The Socceroos' first win under Bert van Marwijk improved the team four places to 36th in the standings. Australia beat Czech Republic […]

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