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Pakistan Cricket Board Offer Foreign Players Match Bonuses to Play Pakistan Super League

West Indies Players who opt to play matches in Pakistan during next year’s Pakistan Super League will benefit from the Pakistan cricket Board generosity as the foreign players are being offered US $ 10,000.00 per game.  These match bonuses would be paid in addition to the player’s existing contracts, with the hope of encouraging international players to make themselves available for the home matches. For the first time next year, THE PSL is set to host six to eight matches in Pakistan, with the remainder scheduled to be played at…

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West Indies Set for Zimbabwe Test Tour

The West Indies will play against Zimbabwe in two Test matches scheduled for later this month in Bulawayo.The first match will be held from October 21-25, while the second will begin on October 29. Both matches will be played at the Queens’ Sports Club.  The team which is expected to arrive in the country on 11 October and will face Zimbabwe A in a three-day practice match beginning on October 15 ahead of the start of the series. Following a disappointing season against England the regional team will hope for…

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Laurene Powell Jobs is buying a big stake in Wizards, Capitals sports empire

Laurene Powell Jobs, a billionaire philanthropist, entrepreneur and president of the Emerson Collective, is buying a significant stake in Monumental Sports & Entertainment, a sprawling $2.5 billion complex that includes the NBA Wizards, NHL Capitals and Capital One Arena, people familiar with the deal said. Powell Jobs’s investment, estimated to be hundreds of millions of dollars, will give her the second-largest stake — about 20 percent — in Monumental, the 19-member, Ted Leonsis-led holding company that is one of Washington’s highest-profile enterprises, the people said, speaking on condition of anonymity…

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Yankees rookie Aaron Judge has best-selling rookie jersey ever

New York Yankees rookie slugger Aaron Judge has finished the regular season with the best-selling jersey in baseball. In fact,?Judge has the best-selling rookie jersey ever, according to Major League Baseball. Judge bested Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo of the Chicago Cubs, who finished second and third, according to MLB, which released the list on Tuesday morning. Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw and Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper rounded out the top five of the list based on sales from MLBShop.com from opening day through the last day of the season….

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Entertainment News 

Tom Petty dead at 66 after going into cardiac arrest

Tom Petty, the musical legend behind some of rock’s greatest hits, died Monday after going into cardiac arrest. He was 66. The “Free Fallin’” singer was taken to UCLA Medical Center early Monday morning but could not be revived, Tony Dimitriades, the band manager said in a statement. He died at 11:30 p.m. eastern standard time, surrounded by family, friends and his bandmates. Throughout his prolific career, Petty notched three Grammy wins and 18 nominations, and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2002. The Gainesville,…

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OJ Simpson returns to Las Vegas after release from prison after serving 9 years for robbery

O.J. Simpson headed to Las Vegas, the city where he was arrested for armed robbery a decade ago, upon his release from a Nevada prison early on Sunday, ABC News has confirmed. Simpson submitted a parole release plan for a residence in Las Vegas, according to a statement from the Nevada Division of Parole and Probation. His case was assigned to an officer in the division’s Southern Command, Las Vegas, the statement said. After spending nine years in prison for a Las Vegas robbery, the former NFL player and movie star quietly…

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Montia Sabbag Says Investigators View Her as Victim in Kevin Hart Extortion Case

Montia Sabbag spent 2 hours with law enforcement Monday and she fielded a slew of questions about who may have secretly recorded her sexual liaison with Kevin Hart and then tried extorting him. We were at Lisa Bloom‘s law office Monday morning when 2 investigators from the L.A. County District Attorney’s office showed up to interview Sabbag. Bloom says the investigators did not treat Sabbag as a suspect in the 2-hour meeting. We’re told they all went over the events of the August 19 weekend in great detail. We’re told Sabbag offered her theory on who…

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Vybz Kartel Released From UWI Hospital Back To Prison

Vybz Kartel was released from the University Hospital of the West Indies last night and was escorted back to prison. The “Mhm Hm” deejay spent a week getting treatment for a severe kidney infectionat the UWI Hospital. Dancehall HipHop learned that he was visited by his mother, his wife and kids, and his attorney. Sources told us that he is in good spirit and is feeling much better than a week ago when he was rushed to the emergency room after complaining about feeling severe pain in his side. Vybz Kartel, whose…

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International & Regional News 

Sun International weighs rights issue for rising debt

Sun International is mulling over a rights issue to deal with its debt ballooning to R15.1bn for the half-year to end-June. Of that, R11.4bn is housed on its South African balance sheet and its Time Square development in Gauteng is partly to blame, with the final price of the new casino and hotel complex set at R4.2bn. Asset sales are also on the cards, although Anthony Leeming, who took over as CEO in May, was reluctant to give more detail. While Sun International was still “highly cash generative” and not…

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Las Vegas shooting death toll rises to 59, no apparent connection to international terror

At least 59 people were killed and 527 injured in Las Vegas Sunday night when a gunman opened fire on a music festival crowd from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, in what is now the deadliest shooting in modern U.S. history. The death toll from the incident could possibly go up, said Clark County Coroner John Fudenberg in a press conference Monday afternoon. Jason Aldean was the headliner of Sunday night’s concert; video showed him rushing off the stage amid the gunfire. Other performers from…

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