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Author: 0 Leo Messi Arrives in Egypt to Promote Fight Against Hepatitis C

The Egyptian Ministry of Tourism hopes Messi's "historic visit" will enhance the country's tourism sector, which has been struggling in recent years due to political turmoil and security issues. This programme will offer treatment for patients from all over the world in Egypt "with no waiting time and at a fraction of the cost". Egypt has garnered global recognition for fighting Hepatitis C, with the World Health Organization celebrating World Hepatitis C Day in Cairo in 2015.

Author: 0 Zidane reveals position Ronaldo prefers to play

Known for his superb ability on the football field and goal scoring talent, Cristiano Ronaldo has been one of the most talked about players in the football fraternity. Once considered one of the most exciting prospects to emerge out of Spain, Isco was signed by Real Madrid for a hefty fee of £25.5 million from Malaga.

Sports MS Dhoni takes train with Jharkhand teammates
Author: 0 MS Dhoni takes train with Jharkhand teammates

And the superstar this time took a train instead of his luxury vehicle to travel from Hatia to Howrah with the Jharkhand team. The former Team India skipper, who is not a part of the India vs Australia 2017 Test series, starting Thursday in Pune, posted a selfie on his Instagram feed, along with his Jharkhand Ranji Trophy teammates.in a train! "They had a block booking for 23 passengers including Dhoni", South Eastern Railway chief public relations officer Sanjoy Ghosh told PTI.

Sports Vijay Mallya appears in UK for launch of F1 car
Author: 0 Vijay Mallya appears in UK for launch of F1 car

Renault managing director Cyril Abiteboul questioned the ability of the smaller teams to match the development rate of the manufacturers throughout the coming season, with new regulations leaving plenty of opportunity to improve. I hope that this leads to more competitive racing, more exciting racing, more overtaking. "We have planned for it, and we're very excited". In none of the teams that I've been in have I seen this level of confidence, organisation, everyone knowing their jobs.

Author: 0 New Zealand beat South Africa by six runs in second ODI

As a result, South Africa looked out of the competition at 214/8, but Pretorius gave New Zealand some nervous moments, helped by mis-fields and poor bowling at the death. Neil Broom's departure two overs later, reduced the hosts to 166 for 4. Taylor was the mainstay of New Zealand's innings, arriving at the crease in the 12th over, but it was far from fluent, with Kane Williamson and Jimmy Neesham adding the dynamism to the proceedings.

Author: 0 Pacers 'Gauging The Trade Market' On Paul George

Because of George's contract situation, the Pacers still have time to determine the best option to proceed, but will have pressure with his message hanging over their heads. Another thing worth considering is we don't know who Adrian Wojnarowski's source is. "The Lakers' hiring of Magic Johnson as president of basketball operations will be an interesting twist to George's free-agent recruitment, given that Johnson has been something of a George family icon going back to George's ...

Sports PDA Not Illegal, Says Kerala Police Chief After Moral Policing By Staffers
Author: 0 PDA Not Illegal, Says Kerala Police Chief After Moral Policing By Staffers

Irked by the questioning, the two live streamed the incident on Facebook. Just a week after the Valentine's Day, a Kerala couple were taken to police station and were accused of indulging in "vulgar actions in public space". The man further said that when the policemen, which included a lady cop as well, accused him of vulgarity, they made a decision to stream the incident live.

Sports Lakers trade Lou Williams to Houston Rockets
Author: 0 Lakers trade Lou Williams to Houston Rockets

After much chatter, it seems like Magic Johnson's first trade as president of the Lakers is nearly complete. There is some peculiarness in the Lakers taking back Corey Brewer in the deal - he actually makes more than Williams and is under contract until the end of next season.

Sports Major League Baseball approves dugout signal for intentional walk in 2017
Author: 0 Major League Baseball approves dugout signal for intentional walk in 2017

Though this may seem like an insignificant change, the immediate reaction among baseball romantics fell somewhere in the realm of rage, dismay and total bewilderment. Major League Baseball has been trying to make its games shorter. Not to be left out, Yahoo is also in the sports broadcasting roster, too, as per CNET's report .

Author: 0 LA, Paris left in race for 2024 Summer Olympics after Budapest withdraws

The withdrawal of Budapest's candidacy means that for the second straight bid cycle the IOC will decide the host of the Olympic Games from two candidate cities. "Let us discuss. This is a discussion", International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach told the Associated Press in response to that speculation, per Olympic Talk .

Author: 0 Stokes deal is 'life-changing'

Among others, 2016's highest paid Indian all-rounder Pawan Negi could only fetch Rs 1 crore and was bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore . Two other players likely to be facing Ireland are Johnny Bairstow and Alex Hales, who remained unsold at the auction.

Sports Ranieri: I Want Leicester To Play Like Fighters
Author: 0 Ranieri: I Want Leicester To Play Like Fighters

Leicester looked to counter Sevilla from an early stage, happy to let the versatile, free-flowing team have the ball, and hoping to react in devastating fashion, as they did so well last season. I want the gladiators, I want the soldiers, I want my players. Stefan Jovetic leads the line for Jorge Sampaoli's side - preferred to Wissam Ben Yedder and Luciano Vietto - while Mariano and Clement Lenglet start in defence in the absence of Gabriel Mercado and Nicolas Pareja.

Author: 0 FA Cup: Blackburn Rovers v/s Manchester United

United won the FA Cup final last season by drawing Sheffield United, Derby County, Shrewsbury Town, West Ham, Everton and Crystal Palace. "Most of their players were around him on that side of the pitch but he was able to look up and see my run and, thankfully, I could finish it off".

Author: 0 Nets Trade Bojan Bogdanovic to Wizards

ESPN's Zach Lowe reports the pick is lottery-protected, in the event the Wizards (currently third in the East) miss the playoffs. The Washington Wizards are one of the hottest teams in the National Basketball Association, but the disparity between the stellar starting unit and the meager bench contribution could end up being a problem.

Sports Vince McMahon Fires The Rock On 'Raw'
Author: 0 Vince McMahon Fires The Rock On 'Raw'

So, being the witty improvisationalist he is, The Rock pulled out his cell phone and made a decision to call CM Punk . The wrestling legend had been backstage at the company's flagship programme all day, working on scenes for Fighting With My Family - about WWE superstar Paige and her family.

Author: 0 Canelo doesn't like Mayweather vs. McGregor fight

The former boxer turned famous boxing coach noted McGregor's striking capabilities, saying that the UFC Lightweight champion is a "pretty good striker". "So all I have to do is pick some schmuck out that he only could decision, bounce the left hand off his dome, sleep him, and then there you go: It's already done".

Author: 0 Hornets 'aggressively pursuing' Lou Williams trade, according to report

It was initially thought that Los Angeles would land the big man via trade , but the front office wouldn't budge on Brandon Ingram being included. The Lakers are going to have a lot of cap space again potentially in a couple years. A fan commented on his video saying he was sent by the Lakers to the Wizards for Kelly Oubre. The Lakers are yet to confirm the intention of parting ways with Williams via trade.

Sports Bielsa To coach Enyeama At Lille Next Season
Author: 0 Bielsa To coach Enyeama At Lille Next Season

The former Argentina gaffer returns to the French top flight two years after guiding Olympique Marseille to a fourth-place finish in 2014-15. The club confirmed the news in a communiqué on their website: "Marcelo Bielsa was the priority for president Gérard Lopez and the LOSC directors to take control of the first-team and to participate in the new sporting policy the club desires".

Author: 0 Favourite Thistlecrack ruled out of Cheltenham Gold Cup

Thistlecrack's recent dominance over the fences included victory on Boxing Day in the King George Vi Chase at Kempton. Tizzard said: 'Thistlecrack is out for the season, unfortunately. Annie Power , Faugheen and Min are also out of the Champion Hurdle, the festival does not need any more withdrawals. Thistlecrack , the favorite for the Cheltenham Gold Cup, will miss the race because of a leg injury.