Tokyo Olympics day6

Tokyo Olympics 2020 Day 6 Rank Country Gold Silver Bronze Total 1 China 15 7 9 31 2 Japan 15 4 6 25 3 USA 14 14 10 38 4 Russian Olympic Committee 8 11 9 28 5 Australia 8 2 10 20 6 Great Britain 5 7 6 18 7 South Korea 4 3…

DOJ block  $30bn Aon and Willis Tower Watson merger

Aon and Wills Towers Watson have departed from a $30bmn tie-up that would have created the world’s biggest insurance broker after the US government sued to block the deal. Greg Case, Aon’s CEO said: “the companies have reached an impasse with the US Department of Justice, which had overlooked the fact that our complementary businesses…

GB win 5th Gold medal

Olympic gold and silver medalists Tom Dean and Duncan Scott combined to help achieve and win the 4/200m freestyle relay and the team GB’s fifth gold. The quartet finished just 0.03 seconds outside the world record after a stellar swim from James Guy on the second leg moved them up from third into a lad…

Tom Daley and Maty Lee secure Olympic Gold for GB

  Dreams come true for Tom Daley who said m in 2005 “I want to get to the Olympics and win a gold medal” and 16 years later he realised his dream with Maty Lee secured a historic synchronised 10m platform Olympic title at Tokyo 2020. Daley now aged 27, is Britain’s most decorated diver,…

Tokyo Olympics 2020

Tokyo Olympics 2020 Richard Carapaz takes Olympic cycling gold for Ecuador on Saturday conquering critical and brutal mountainous course in sweltering heat. Bradley Sinden Won the Taekwondo Olympic silver  after Chelsie Giles won Team GB’s fist medal of the games  with Judo Bronze. Sinden was beaten by Uzbekistan qualifier Ulugbek Rashitov in the final. Japan’s…

Lions beat Springboks in their backyard

Sat 24 Jul 2021 British and Irish Lions in Cape Town South Africa.   17           22 British & Irish Lions De Klerk.              Tries         Cowan-Dickie                           Conversions  Biggar Pollard (4)          Penalties.      Biggar (4), Farrell Lions beat world champions South Africa British and Irish Lions beat South Africa 22-17 Earlier Faf de Klerk try puts South Africa in…

Cobham pounces on Ultra Electronics

  US owned Cobham is near to clinching  £2.6bn to acquire Ultra Electronics as take over of one of the Britain’s defence firms. The UK government is closely monitoring the proposed £2.6bn takeover of Ultra Electronics by a private equity-owned defence industry rival. Ultra said that its board was mined to recommend a £35-a-share offer…