Premier League indicators NFT cope with SoftBank-backed Sorare

LONDON, Jan 30 (Reuters) – The Premier League is partnering with French fantasy sports activities platform Sorare to promote non-fungible tokens (NFTs), an indication that the sporting world is constant to embrace digital property regardless of the rout in markets. The deal offers Sorare a four-year license to promote digital sports activities playing cards of … Read more

Archaeologist hails probably ‘oldest’ mummy but present in Egypt

CAIRO, Jan 26 (Reuters) – Egyptologists have uncovered a Pharaonic tomb close to the capital Cairo containing what would be the oldest and “most full” mummy but to be found within the nation, the excavation group chief mentioned on Thursday. The 4,300-year-old mummy was discovered on the backside of a 15-metre shaft in a lately … Read more

World Cup quarter-finals 2022: which groups certified?

Dec 7 (Reuters) – The World Cup knockout part in Qatar will proceed with the quarter-finals on Friday and Saturday. Beneath are the groups who made it into the final eight. ARGENTINA Argentina beat off a frenzied Australia fightback to win 2-1 and attain the quarter-finals, the place they may face the Netherlands on Friday. … Read more

This is what Twitter misplaced in promoting income in remaining months of 2022

NEW YORK/LONDON, Jan 20 (Reuters) – High advertisers on Twitter slashed their spending after Elon Musk’s takeover, in response to estimates compiled for Reuters by analysis agency Pathmatics, within the newest shock to the corporate’s dominant income supply. Fourteen of the highest 30 advertisers on Twitter stopped all promoting on the platform after Musk took … Read more

Scientists unearth megaraptors, feathered dinosaur fossils in Chile’s Patagonia

Jan 16 (Reuters) – Scientists in Chile’s Patagonia area are unearthing the southernmost dinosaur fossils recorded exterior Antarctica, together with stays of megaraptors that might have dominated the realm’s meals chain earlier than their mass extinction. Fossils of megaraptors, a carnivorous dinosaur that inhabited elements of South America in the course of the Cretaceous interval … Read more

Mattress, Tub & Past rebounds in meme-stock rally

NEW YORK, Jan 9 (Reuters) – Shares of Mattress, Tub & Past Inc (BBBY.O) rebounded sharply in excessive quantity buying and selling on Monday amid hypothesis by retail buyers that the struggling dwelling items vendor is likely to be a possible acquisition goal. Shares of the corporate had been final up 35% at $1.77, on … Read more

Wagner boss says he needs Bakhmut in Ukraine for its ‘underground cities’

Mercenary boss explains his rationale for fierce battle Says he needs management of huge underground complicated Says tanks and troops can transfer about there LONDON, Jan 7 (Reuters) – The founding father of Russia’s most high-profile mercenary group stated on Saturday he needed his forces and the common Russian military to seize the small metropolis … Read more

Factbox: World Cup 2022 final 16: which groups certified for knockout stage?

Dec 2 (Reuters) – (This Dec. 2 story has been refiled so as to add dropped traces within the desk for Group G) The World Cup knockout section kicked off on Saturday in Qatar. Beneath is an summary of the groups that superior to the final 16: ARGENTINA Argentina clawed again the highest spot in … Read more

BBL content material slashed as Australia indicators $1 bln take care of Seven, Foxtel

MELBOURNE, Jan 3 (Reuters) – Australia’s Massive Bash League (BBL) can be decreased to a 43-game season from its present 61 fixtures underneath a brand new A$1.51 billion ($1 billion) broadcast deal between Cricket Australia (CA) and present media companions Seven Community and Foxtel. As a part of the seven-year deal operating from 2024-2031, free-to-air … Read more

Hong Kong asks Japan to drop airport bans, 60,000 travellers affected

HONG KONG, Dec 29 (Reuters) – Hong Kong has requested Japan to withdraw a COVID-19 restriction that enables passenger flights from the monetary hub to land solely at 4 designated airports, saying the choice would have an effect on about 60,000 passengers. India, Italy, Taiwan and america require necessary COVID-19 exams on travellers from China … Read more