Australia to host women’s basketball World Cup in 2022

Credit to Author: THE MANILA TIMES| Date: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 10:26:04 +0000

MIES, Switzerland: Australia will host the women’s basketball World Cup in 2022 after winning a bidding contest with Russia on Thursday (Friday in Manila). The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) said its board made the decision after seeing “two excellent presentations” by video conference link. Russia’s basketball federation, led by former NBA star Andrei Kirilenko, was […]

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Australia football body slashes staff as virus shutdown bites

Credit to Author: Agence France-Presse| Date: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 10:10:44 +0000

SYDNEY: Football Federation Australia sent home 70 percent of its staff Friday in a bid to survive the coronavirus pandemic, as other sports were locked in crisis talks on how best to weather the storm. Despite holding out to be one of the last competitions in the world still playing, the plug was finally pulled […]

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Australian coach Langer sees ‘silver lining’ to virus shutdown

Credit to Author: Agence France-Presse| Date: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 10:04:12 +0000

SYDNEY: Australia coach Justin Langer is encouraging his players to see a “silver lining” from the coronavirus shutdown of sport and enjoy the “nirvana” of unexpected time at home with family. All cricket in Australia has been cancelled, with the team’s three-match Twenty20 series against New Zealand this month a casualty after just one game. […]

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Ancient Trees In Australia From Time Of Dinosaurs Nearly Wiped Out By Bushfires

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Tue, 17 Mar 2020 02:47:36 +0000

Ancient trees in Australia were devastated by the recent bushfires there. Nightcap oaks have lived through a lot, but humanity’s influence could completely wipe them out

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POWER Digest [March 2020]

Credit to Author: POWER| Date: Mon, 02 Mar 2020 05:00:00 +0000

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Siemens Buys Out Iberdrola, Readying to Spin Off Gas and Power and SGRE Businesses. Siemens AG will acquire Spanish renewables giant Iberdrola SA’s full 8.1% stake in Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE)

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