Youngster claims Gift glory at just 14

Tatachilla Lutheran College student Jordan McMillan created history as the youngest women’s Bay Sheffield champion after claiming a highly impressive victory at Colley Reserve on Friday at just 14 years of age. The youngster’s tears flowed immediately after crossing the line to secure the $ 13,500 winner’s prize and replace last year’s winner Molly Farmer, […]

Double Barrel: Valentina ‘Bullet’ Shevchenko’s big sister Antonina aiming for UFC glory

Along with her younger sister Valentina, Antonina Shevchenko has been training in MMA since she was a young girl. Now with her own UFC debut upcoming, the Kyrgyz fighter intends to showcase a lifetime of dedication to her craft. The Shevchenko name is already a well-known one in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Valentina, or ‘The […]

US shale’s glory days are numbered

There are some early signs that the US shale industry is starting to show its age, with depletion rates on the rise. A study from Wood Mackenzie found that some wells in the Permian Wolfcamp were suffering from decline rates at or above 15 percent after five years, much higher than the 5 to 10 […]

How a CEO fiddled while beloved board game Glory to Rome crashed and burned

Enlarge / Glory to Rome, as seen in Jeff Lozito’s recent unauthorized redesign/printing. (credit: Jeff Lozito) I remember exactly where I was the first time I played Glory to Rome. It was the spring of 2011. I was on a Thalys high-speed train leaving Amsterdam, headed for Cologne, not far from where I was living […]

England World Cup: Geoff Hurst backs England for glory and makes Gareth Southgate claim

England moved into the World Cup semi-finals for the first time since 1990 with a 2-0 win over Sweden on Saturday. They face Croatia on Wednesday for a place in the final where they will meet either France or Belgium. And Hurst thinks they can go all the way, and says Southgate is the new […]

Croatian player Vida could face FIFA sanctions for ‘Glory to Ukraine!’ video after win over Russia

FIFA has opened an investigation into the incendiary video message recorded by Croatia’s Domagoj Vida and Ognjen Vukojevic, in which the two presented Croatia’s victory over Russia as a win for Ukraine. READ MORE: ‘Glory to Ukraine,’ Croatian footballer shouts in jarring ‘joke’ after win over Russia (VIDEO) “FIFA is processing the different reports of the […]

Harry Kane ready to lead England to World Cup glory 'I feel I’m going to score every time'

The England captain has 13 goals in his last nine matches for club and country. And with five to his name already in Russia, he is firmly in the race to win the Golden Boot. That’s despite being rested for last Thursday’s 1-0 defeat by group winners Belgium in Kaliningrad. Kane, though, insists there is […]

Trump is set for embarrassment or glory on North Korea — but if Kim crosses him, all hell could break loose

Getty Images/Pool photo President Donald Trump has put his personal legacy on the line by meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. If history is any indication, any perceived slight from Pyongyang could cause a potentially violent meltdown.  Trump harshly responds to perceived betrayals, as he recently did with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. […]

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger shares his biggest REGRET as he eyes final European glory

The Arsenal manager, however, plays for much higher stakes than that and it is not so much the next few games that worry him as what lies beyond. “I am a bit like a guy who plays Russian Roulette every week and suddenly has no gun anymore,” he said. “I don’t know now how addicted […]