Diego Maradona cries and leads chants mocking England in front of thousands of fans as he is unveiled as Gimnasia manager – The Sun

AN ARGENTINE chant recalling Diego Maradona's Hand of God goal against England brought the iconic midfielder to tears as he was unveiled as the manager of Gimnasia. Considered something of a classic among Argentine fans, "El que no salta es un inglés" – roughly translating into "If you don't jump, you're an Englishman" – rang around the stadium. Upon hearing […]

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Jason Day leads Adam Scott as weather delays Masters

Augusta, Georgia: Inclement weather suspended play at the Masters on Friday afternoon, with an injured Jason Day already in the clubhouse sharing the lead during the second round. Just after 5pm local time, second round play was suspended as bad weather moved through the Augusta, Georgia area. It was a short delay. Jason Day birdies the 16th hole to move […]

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Barty leads Australia into Fed Cup semis

Ashleigh Barty has led the way and debutant Priscilla Hon was her reliable sidekick as Australia knocked the United States out of the Fed Cup to set up a world group semi-final clash with Belarus. The US had the home crowd in Asheville, at North Carolina’s US Cellular Centre indoor arena on Monday (AEDT), but Australia possessed world No.13 Barty […]

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New MP leads field of animal activists calling for Weir life ban

Animal Justice Party Andy Meddick MP has called for a life ban on disgraced trainer Darren Weir and called for an inquiry into a racing industry he says is ‘‘replete with animal cruelty’’. Mr Meddick, who took his seat in the Victorian parliament for the first time on Tuesday, is leading a field of animal rights activists who say a four-year disqualification […]

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D-Day stamp mix-up leads to apology from Britain’s postal service

Britain’s postal service issued a D-Day commemorative stamp that showed U.S. troops landing in what was Dutch New Guinea–8,500 miles from France. (Royal Mail) Britain’s postal service issued an apology to veterans Friday over a botched stamp intended to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landing next year. The stamp shows U.S. troops landing in what was Dutch New […]

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