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‘Under Siege’ combines tradition with abstract

A dance-theater piece from renowned Chinese choreographer Yang Liping thrilled the Big Apple. “It was absolutely fabulous, visually extraordinary, and it’s unlike anything I’ve seen before,” Jennifer, editor of a local New York magazine, told China Daily after seeing the debut performance of Under Siege at the David H....

Chinese candidates prime themselves for WorldSkills

Chinese candidates for the 45th WorldSkills competition had their zeal drummed up at a morale-motivating conference held by the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security in Beijing on Friday. The biennial WorldSkills competition will be held from Aug 22 to 27 in Kazan, Russia, and will involve about...

Are Arsenal better for transfer splurge? Emery unsure

Unai Emery admits he is unsure if his current Arsenal squad is better than what he had at his disposal last season – even after the club broke their transfer record during a summer of eye-catching signings. Nicolas Pepe was the star buy of a busy transfer window, the...

Pochettino insists contract issues not affecting team selection

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino insists the contract situations of his players are not affecting his team selection. Pochettino raised eyebrows for the opening game of the season last week when he left Christian Eriksen on the bench and did not include Jan Vertonghen in his matchday squad against Aston...

Chelsea pair could leave but Batshuayi staying – Lampard

Frank Lampard has admitted that Davide Zappacosta and Tiemoue Bakayoko could leave Chelsea but Michy Batshuayi remains a part of his plans. The Belgian was on loan at Crystal Palace last season and looks to be behind Olivier Giroud and Tammy Abraham in the pecking order at Stamford Bridge. Linked...

More to come after Europa League debut goal – Neto

Pedro Neto says he will only improve after his goalscoring debut for Wolves. The forward netted in the 4-0 win over FC Pyunik on Thursday to help set up a Europa League play-off showdown with Torino. Morgan Gibbs-White, Ruben Vinagre and Diogo Jota’s spectacular fourth sealed an 8-0 aggregate...

Fan favourite Billy Sharp could start for Blades – Wilder

Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder has not ruled out an emotional return to the starting line-up for fans favourite Billy Sharp against Crystal Palace on Sunday. But Wilder insisted it will not be for sentimental reasons if Sharp is back in the first XI to lead out his side...

Arrampicata sportiva a Leonidio, nuova via di più tiri in Grecia

Sulla parete est di Garden of Dionysus sopra l’abitato di Leonidio in Grecia Dimitri Anghileri, Simone Pedeferri e Luca Schiera hanno aperto Fuori di Zucca, una nuova via d’arrampicata sportiva di 155m con difficoltà fino al 7c+/8a (7b obbl). Il report di Dimitri Anghileri. Simone vide questa parete in...

Premio Grignetta d’Oro: ecco i 5 finalisti

Alessandro Baù, Simon Gietl, Jacopo Larcher, Luca Schiera e Alex Walpoth sono i 5 finalisti del premio alpinistico nazionale Grignetta d’Oro 2016 che sarà celebrato venerdì 20 maggio a Lecco. Il premio prende in considerazione l’attività svolta nel biennio 2014-2015.  Alessandro Baù, Simon Gietl, Jacopo Larcher, Luca Schiera e...