Tim Henman believes Andy Murray is still driven to fight injury problems | Tennis News

first_imgHenman ranks that moment as his highlight of the last 11 years of the event being in London.“It is the end of an era of the ATP Finals at the O2,” he said. “(Roger) Federer has won a couple of times, Djokovic has won four in a row, there has been some amazing ends to the year.“For me Murray winning in 2016, he had been on such a hot streak, for it to go down to the final match of the year, playing against one of his biggest rivals in Djokovic, the final match to decide not only the champion but also the end of year number one.“For Andy to win that in front of his home crowd was special.” Andy Murray cut short the 2020 season and instead is prioritising his preparation for next year Andy Murray cut short the 2020 season and instead is prioritising his preparation for next year
Andy Murray cut short the 2020 season and instead is prioritising his preparation for next year

NPFL: Enyimba Suspend Striker Obiozor Indefinitely

first_imgduring the 2015 Glo Nigeria Premier League match between 3sc v Enyimba fc on June 21th, 2015 at Lekan Salami Stadium© Kabiru Abubakar/BackpagepixEnyimba have handed striker Christian Obiozor an indefinite suspension for ‘gross indiscipline’ with immediate effect.The former Kano Pillars and Rangers forward has failed to rejoin his teammates in their Ado-Ekiti camp ahead of the new Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season which begins on 14 January, 2018.The club have suspended striker Christian Obiozor indefinitely.https://t.co/I753isc25k— Enyimba FC (@EnyimbaFC) November 29, 2017A statement on the club’s website read: “The decision to suspend the player is in light of his gross indiscipline and violation of the club’s code of conduct, which has seen him fail to report to the team’s pre-season camp in Ado-Ekiti.”Enyimba have also forwarded a notice of the striker’s suspension to the League management Company (LMC).The 23-year old leggy forward joined Enyimba in 2015 after a contractual dispute with Kano Pillars.He almost moved to South African giants, Orlando Pirates last season before the deal fell through.RelatedChristian Obiozor Joins Tunisian Side Stade GabesienJanuary 15, 2019In “Nigeria”CHAN Eagles Star Obiozor Joins PSL Side PiratesJuly 14, 2017In “Africa”Abia Warriors Sacks Cameroonian, Appoint Nigerian as New CoachOctober 23, 2018In “News”last_img read more

#BlackLivesMatter: Michael Jordan donates $100m to support movement

first_imgSpeaking last week Jordan said he was “deeply saddened, truly pained and plain angry”.“I see and feel everyone’s pain, outrage and frustration,” he added. “I stand with those calling out the ingrained racism and violence toward people of colour in our country.“We have had enough.” Michael Jordan says he will donate $100m (£78m) to groups fighting for racial equality and social justice.The NBA legend said in a statement that he and his Jordan Brand would distribute the money over 10 years.The money will go to a number of organisations in a bid to tackle “ingrained racism”.It comes in the wake of protests breaking out across the US and around the world following the death of George Floyd as he was restrained by police.Floyd, an unarmed black man, died on 25 May after a white police officer, since charged with murder, knelt on his neck for over eight minutes.“We are announcing a joint commitment from Michael Jordan and Jordan Brand to donate $100m over the next 10 years. We must join forces with the community, government and civic leaders to create a lasting impact together,” said Craig Williams, president of Jordan Brand.“There is still more work for us to do to drive real impact for the black community. We embrace the responsibility.”last_img read more

Kesha and Bob Dylan release gay love songs

first_imgeTN Chatroom for Readers (join us) Kesha and Bob Dylan | Photo: press shot/wiki Kesha marries a real-life gay couple in new music videoListen to Kesha’s latest epic song about self love and acceptance, HymnWATCH: Kesha looks back at childhood memories in latest music videoRead the full article on Gaystarnews:  :https://www.gaystarnews.com/article/kesha-and-bob-dylan-release-gay-love-songs/ GAYSTARNEWS- Kesha and Bob Dylan have some amazing new music out – but with a twist.center_img ‘Shouldn’t these popular songs be open to everyone?’‘If you look at the history of pop music, love songs have predominantly come from one heterosexual perspective,’ Tom Murphy, a co-producer told the New York Times.He furthermore explained: ‘If we view music as something that brings people together, shouldn’t these popular songs be open to everyone?’The publication notes that it is believed to be the first time Dylan has signalled support for LGBTI rights.The six song record also features Bloc Party singer Kele Okereke singing My Guy and St. Vincent singing And Then She Kissed Me.Benjamin Gibbered and Valerie June contribute the last two songs – And I Love Him and Mad About the Girl, respectively.Listen to the album on Spotify below:Got a news tip? Want to share your story? Email us . Dylan has rerecorded the classic song She’s Funny That Way and turned it into a gay love anthem.The iconic singer has renamed the track He’s Funny That Way for the Universal Love EP. Most of the songs on the album feature switched gender pronouns.The MGM Resorts International-funded  collection serves as songs perfect for same-sex couple weddings, according to creators.Dylan’s track, from the Great American Songbook catalog, is from 1929.Meanwhile pop star Kesha also contributes a song called I Need A Woman To Love to the mini album. Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading…last_img read more