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‘I will be there with him, taking every blow’: Champion amateur Alanna Nihell on being corner woman for husband Chez’s pro debut

“All is fair in love and war, you might say of the Lance Corporals with 27 Regiment Royal Logistics Corps, who are both amateur boxing champions of the highest order” writes Alan Tyers for telegraph.co.uk. Alanna has spoken exclusively to The Telegraph about cornering for Chez when he makes his professional debut on the undercard of the International Boxing Organisation super-middleweight title fight between James DeGale and Chris Eubank Jnr at the O2 Arena on Saturday night. Source: telegraph.co.uk

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Anthony Joshua’s next fight to be against Jarrell Miller on June 1 in Briton’s debut in the US

“Anthony Joshua will make his United States debut in a defence of his three world title belts against Jarrell “Big Baby” Miller on June 1, it can be revealed” writes Alan Tyers for telegraph.co.uk. Joshua’s debut in the United States will be shown on DAZN, the digital streaming service launched five months ago that has also signed Mexican middleweight star Saul “Canelo” Alvarez on an 11-fight, $365 million deal. Source: telegraph.co.uk

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Tencent-backed Maoyan Entertainment, China’s biggest movie-ticketing platform by sales, fell 1.1% in its Hong Kong debut after raising $250M in its IPO

“It has yet to turn in a net profit, but its loss narrowed to 144 million yuan over the same period from 152.1 million yuan a year earlier” writes Min Read for reuters.com. HONG KONG (Reuters) – Tencent-backed Maoyan Entertainment, China’s biggest movie-ticketing platform by sales, fell 1.1 percent in its Hong Kong stock debut on Monday, the latest in a string of weak starts among Chinese tech firms listing in the financial hub.Maoyan’s revenue almost doubled in the first nine months of 2018 to 3.1 billion yuan ($459.76 million),…

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Tencent-backed Chinese movie-ticketing app Maoyan makes weak Hong Kong debut

“It has yet to turn in a net profit, but its loss narrowed to 144 million yuan over the same period from 152.1 million yuan a year earlier” writes Midwest Communications Inc for 95kqds.com. HONG KONG (Reuters) – Tencent-backed Maoyan Entertainment, China’s biggest movie-ticketing platform by sales, fell 1.1 percent in its Hong Kong stock debut on Monday, the latest in a string of weak starts among Chinese tech firms listing in the financial hub.Its float is being watched as a test of investor sentiment for Hong Kong deals after…

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Want To Read More This Year? Begin With These Short Story Collections

“From prize-winning collections to debuts preceded by high praise, from translations to those that will make perfect adaptations, HuffPost India recommends 15 must-read collections that are currently on our radar” writes Sana Goyal for huffingtonpost.com. These recent and to-be-released collections have solidified their place in the spotlight now more than ever.You Know You Want This by Kristen Roupenian (Jonathan Cape) This is the hotly anticipated debut collection from the author of the viral The New Yorker short story “Cat Person” which The Guardian called “the short story that launched a…

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15 Short Story Collections To Read Right Now

“From prize-winning collections to debuts preceded by high praise, from translations to those that will make perfect adaptations, HuffPost India recommends 15 must-read collections that are currently on our radar” writes Sana Goyal for huffingtonpost.com. These recent and to-be-released collections have solidified their place in the spotlight now more than ever.You Know You Want This by Kristen Roupenian (Jonathan Cape) This is the hotly anticipated debut collection from the author of the viral The New Yorker short story “Cat Person” which The Guardian called “the short story that launched a…

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NYCFC waive defender Cedric Hountondji

“After representing France at various youth international levels, Hountondji made his senior debut for Benin and has been capped six times” reports mlssoccer.com. Making his first-team debut there in 2013, he then spent time on loan at two Ligue 2 clubs, Chateauroux and Auxerre, before moving to fellow Ligue 2 side Gazelec in 2016. Source: mlssoccer.com

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