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No. 6 Duke holds off No. 1 Gonzaga 84-81 in early-season college basketball showdown

LAS VEGAS — In a town known for major championship fights, it seemed only fitting a long-anticipated 40-minute heavyweight bout between No. 1 Gonzaga and No. 6 Duke took place in Las Vegas. Paolo Banchero scored 21 points to help Duke hold off a turnover-prone Gonzaga team 84-81 on Friday night in front of an announced 20,389 fans — the largest basketball crowd ever in Nevada.

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No. 6 Duke holds off No. 1 Gonzaga 84-81 in early-season college basketball showdown

No. 5 Duke holds off No. 1 Gonzaga for 84-81 victory

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Paolo Banchero scored 21 points to lead the No. 5 Duke over No. 1 Gonzaga 84-81 on Saturday night. Duke (7-0) handed Gonzaga (6-1) its first loss since April’s national title game, when Baylor beat the Bulldogs.

thespec.com ,  9 hours ago 0
No. 5 Duke holds off No. 1 Gonzaga for 84-81 victory

No. 5 Duke takes out No. 1 Gonzaga in clash of unbeaten teams

LAS VEGAS -- Everything about No. 1 Gonzaga's matchup against No. 5 Duke on Friday night at T-Mobile Arena felt magnified. The game, an 84-81 win for Duke, lived up to the hype. Paolo Banchero, ESPN's projected No. 2 pick in the 2022 NBA draft, had 20 of his game-high 21 points in the first half of the victory.

espn.co.uk ,  9 hours ago 0
No. 5 Duke takes out No. 1 Gonzaga in clash of unbeaten teams

Paolo Banchero, No. 5 Duke knock off No. 1 Gonzaga in thrilling battle

The battle between the two best players in college basketball, and perhaps the sport’s two best teams, didn’t disappoint late on Friday night. If we’re lucky, the contest in Las Vegas was just a preview of what will make for a tremendous deep NCAA tournament battle come March.

msn.com ,  9 hours ago 0
Paolo Banchero, No. 5 Duke knock off No. 1 Gonzaga in thrilling battle

Beel House: The incredible eight-bed mansion built for a Duke - and lived in by film stars

An eight bedroom Grade II* listed house surrounded by thirteen and a half acres in the heart of the Chilterns has been sold for what will seem like a song to those who don’t know the story leading to the latest sale. The new owners of Beel House in Little Chalfont reportedly paid above the £3.95m asking price quoted by joint agents Savills and Knight Frank.

bucksfreepress.co.uk ,  10 hours ago 1
Beel House: The incredible eight-bed mansion built for a Duke - and lived in by film stars

Paolo Banchero vs. Chet Holmgren Is the Draft Showdown To Watch

Friday night’s tilt between Duke and Gonzaga is a rare matchup between two candidates for the No. 1 pick. View the original article to see embedded media. It’s not often we get the most important game of the scouting calendar this early in the season, nor is it even always obvious in real-time which games are actually the most valuable.

msn.com ,  1 day ago 0
Paolo Banchero vs. Chet Holmgren Is the Draft Showdown To Watch

Doddie Weir named Honourary President at former club Melrose

Doddie Weir has been appointed honourary president of his former rugby club Melrose – a post he will share with the Duke of Buccleuch. The club made the announcement following the decision at its’ annual general meeting this week which will restore the former Scotland international’s connection to the Greenyards, where he played for six years in the early nineties.

scotsman.com ,  1 day ago 0
Doddie Weir named Honourary President at former club Melrose

Duke, Miami have much to play for in Saturday’s ACC finale

If there is a notion suggesting that Duke and Miami have nothing tangible to play for on Saturday, it would be wildly incorrect. Some players on both sides are chasing records. The Hurricanes may need a win to save Manny Diaz’s job. The Blue Devils will aim to avoid having coach David Cutcliffe endure his first winless Atlantic Coast Conference season.

thespec.com ,  1 day ago 0
Duke, Miami have much to play for in Saturday’s ACC finale

Duke vs. Gonzaga odds, picks and prediction

The No. 6 Duke Blue Devils (6-0) and top-ranked Gonzaga Bulldogs (6-0) meet Friday at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Tip-off is scheduled for 10:30 p.m. ET. Below, we look at the Duke vs. Gonzaga odds and lines, and make our expert college basketball picks, predictions and bets.

ydr.com ,  1 day ago 0
Duke vs. Gonzaga odds, picks and prediction

Camilla 'frankly terrified' to take on 'cherished' role of much missed, late father-in-law

CAMILLA has spoken about being terrified of taking over a role which used to belong to Prince Philip. Camilla gave a speech during the biennial Rifles Awards Dinner at the City of London Guildhall on Wednesday evening. The Duchess of Cornwall was named Colonel-in-Chief of the Rifles after the role was transferred from Prince Philip in July, 2020.

express.co.uk ,  1 day ago 59
Camilla 'frankly terrified' to take on 'cherished' role of much missed, late father-in-law

Prince William mental health: Duke opened up about struggle with 'life-changing moment'

PRINCE WILLIAM opened up about his mental health as he discussed his struggle with a "life-changing moment" in an unearthed clip from a documentary. The Duke of Cambridge, 39, yesterday attend The Royal Foundation's Emergency Services Mental Health Symposium in London. The Duke announced the Blue Light Together raft of mental health support for the emergency services.

express.co.uk ,  1 day ago 7
Prince William mental health: Duke opened up about struggle with 'life-changing moment'

ECB to unveil delayed action plan on racism following Azeem Rafiq’s claims

Cricket’s game-wide response to combat racism is set to be unveiled on Friday after two delays already to the publication of a 12-point action plan. An emergency summit of the sport’s leading decision-makers took place last week, days after Azeem Rafiq appeared in front of the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport select committee where he detailed in depth his own experiences of racism in cricket.

belfasttelegraph.co.uk ,  1 day ago 0
ECB to unveil delayed action plan on racism following Azeem Rafiq’s claims

How Camilla paid touching tribute to Prince Philip as she takes on late Duke’s role

CAMILLA, Duchess of Cornwall has taken on a new role from the late Prince Philip, and at an engagement this week Camilla paid a touching tribute to her "much-missed" father-in-law. The Royal Family’s beloved patriarch Prince Philip died at the age of 99 in April of this year.

express.co.uk ,  1 day ago 6
How Camilla paid touching tribute to Prince Philip as she takes on late Duke’s role

Be the first responders for your mental health, Prince William tells emergency workers

Duke of Cambridge in rallying cry to key workers to help each other at times of need, while speaking of his own experiences on the frontline Britain cannot expect its emergency services to “continually shoulder the strain of their roles without any consequences,” the Duke of Cambridge has warned.

telegraph.co.uk ,  1 day ago 2
Be the first responders for your mental health, Prince William tells emergency workers

Glamour is the order of the day as the Duchess of Cornwall and the Countess of Wessex dazzle in diamonds at Rifles Awards Dinner

Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall take in the sights of Egypt on second leg of Autumn Tour The Duchess, as the newly appointed Colonel-in-chief paid tribute to her late father-in-law, the Duke of Edinburgh, in her speech. She addressed the room saying: ‘Your Royal Highnesses, Your Excellencies, Riflemen, ladies and gentlemen, it is a huge pleasure to join you all this evening, for the first time as your proud Colonel-in-chief.’ Before going on to add: ‘It is always a daunting task to take over from a former Colonel-in-chief, but in my case, to step into the boots of my much-missed, late father-in-law, The Duke of Edinburgh, is quite frankly terrifying!

tatler.com ,  2 days ago 3
Glamour is the order of the day as the Duchess of Cornwall and the Countess of Wessex dazzle in diamonds at Rifles Awards Dinner

Duchess of Cornwall pays tribute to 'much-missed' father-in-law Prince Philip at glamorous dinner

Camilla was joined by the Countess of Wessex The Duchess of Cornwall paid tribute to her late father-in-law, the Duke of Edinburgh, as she gave a speech at the biennial Rifles Awards dinner in London on Thursday night. Camilla, 74, took over the role as Colonel-in-Chief of The Rifles from Prince Philip in July 2020, with separate ceremonies at Windsor Castle and Highgrove House marking the transfer.

hellomagazine.com ,  2 days ago 60
Duchess of Cornwall pays tribute to 'much-missed' father-in-law Prince Philip at glamorous dinner

Prince William sparks fury over Africa population growth remarks - 'No authority'

PRINCE WILLIAM has been blasted on social media after making comments concerning population growth in Africa at a recent event. On Monday evening, the Duke of Cambridge, 39, attended the Tusk Conservation Awards in London. The event celebrated Africa's leading wildlife protectors - and William presented awards to winners.

express.co.uk ,  2 days ago 1313
Prince William sparks fury over Africa population growth remarks - 'No authority'

Camilla was Queen’s ‘worst nightmare’ ‒ but ‘her best possible hope’ for Royal Family

CAMILLA, Duchess of Cornwall was the Queen's "worst nightmare" but also her "best possible hope" for the monarchy and for her son Prince Charles, royal historian David Starkey claimed in a throwback interview. Prince Charles and Camilla are the ‘big guns’ says Myers

express.co.uk ,  2 days ago 221
Camilla was Queen’s ‘worst nightmare’ ‒ but ‘her best possible hope’ for Royal Family

Government announces £20 million for tidal power schemes

Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng said that as an island nation, the UK was ‘perfectly placed to capitalise on clean marine energy’. Tidal energy will be backed by £20 million-a-year of Government investment as part of the shift away from fossil fuels. Ministers hope the ring-fenced funding for tidal stream projects will help the industry develop and reduce its costs in a similar way to offshore wind power.

lbc.co.uk ,  2 days ago 2
Government announces £20 million for tidal power schemes