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2021 marks the 25th anniversary of @TheSun's 'Top 100 Hunks of 1996' supplement, which I've discovered in an old box. I can't resist a countdown, so let's see how tastes have changed, and what's become of some of the "hunks" a quarter of a century later... (thread 👇)
Bizarrely, perhaps more as a joke than anything serious, The Sun's own TV critic "and late night telly megastar" starts us off. #GarryBushell ImageImage
Blue-eyed #TakeThat singer Mark was the lowest placed member of the boy band back in 1996 (unless you count #RobbieWilliams, who unexpectedly doesn't make the top 100 at all). #MarkOwen ImageImage
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Nobody asked for it, but here is my very dull take on the proposed groundshare with London Broncos. If nothing else it has highlighted the continuing problem with the existing Dons Trust constitution.


#afcwimbedon #afcw #wimbledon #broncos
I am no expert on these issues so I apologise for any incorrect assumptions below. Those more involved with the DT may have a more insightful (and accurate) view.

Is the DTB obliged to take a members vote to decide on a groundshare?

The DT constitution does not mention Plough Lane anywhere with regards to restricted actions. It is outdated and still only refers to Kingsmeadow.

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A few thoughts on the Bjorn Borg victory over John McEnroe in the 1980 @wimbledon men's #tennis final #WimbledonRecreated

Just like the @DetroitPistons had to lose playoff series to @celtics before winning @NBA finals & @chicagobulls had to lose to the Pistons before defeating
them & becoming the champions & @stanwawrinka had to lose some epic 5-setters in Grand Slams before breaking through to defeat @DjokerNole & @RafaelNadal & @rogerfederer en route to his Grand Slam victories, McEnroe took a rough beat, especially when he dropped the 2nd set
despite all of those opportunities. His grit in the 4th & 5th sets proved to everyone, most especially himself, that he should hold the #Wimbledon trophy, and indeed he did, several times.

This should encourage @ThiemDomi, who has come close to winning a grand slam. IMO, he's
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AELTC announces prize money in lieu of The Championships 2020 alongside initial decisions for The Championships 2021 ⬇️

The AELTC are pleased to announce that we are in a position to allocate prize money to the 620 players whose world ranking would have enabled them to gain entry into The Championships 2020 by direct acceptance into the Main Draw or Qualifying event.

The AELTC recognises the impact of The Championships' cancellation on the officiating community.

We have worked with @the_LTA to provide a payment to the LTA licensed officials who would have worked at The Championships this year, and also a number of International Officials.
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@swayinthewoods @navneet_mundhra @FuschiaScribe My review of the 1956 classic MOBY DICK starring #Hollywood star #GregoryPeck on my Instagram page.…
@swayinthewoods @navneet_mundhra @FuschiaScribe Review of #Article15 on my Instagram page. A Bollywood thriller that attempts to bring to light the various facets of exercising Article 15 of the Indian Constitution.…
@swayinthewoods @navneet_mundhra @FuschiaScribe My review of ABOUT SCHMIDT starring Hollywood legend Jack Nicholson in the lead.

A moving tribute to the inevitable space of retirement and old age.…
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#Wimbledon #TenisAdaptado

Shingo Kunieda (1°) 🇯🇵 se quedó con el primer set ante Gusti Fernández 🇦🇷 (2°) por 6-4 en la final por el 🏆
El cordobés está 3-1 arriba en el segundo set 💪
¡Grande Gusti! 6-3 para el argentino en el segundo set 💪💪

📺 Pueden seguirlo por Espn +
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#Wimbledon Empezó el partido de 4tos de final entre Guido Pella 🇦🇷 (26°) y Roberto Bautista Agut 🇪🇸 (22°)

¡Vamos Guido! 💪
En juego Pella vs. Agut 4-4 primer set
En una hora, el español se quedó con el primer set por 7-6
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#Wimbledon 8vos de final

Primer set para Milos Raonic ante Guido Pella por 6-3
Después de caer en los dos primeros sets por 6-3 y 6-4, el bahiense se quedó con el tercero por 6-3 💪 ¡Dale Guido!
Cuarto set para el bahiense por 7-6 (3)! El pase a cuartos de final se define en el quinto parcial. Vamos Guido! 💪
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#Wimbledon En juego R3 Diego Schwartzman vs. Matteo Berrettini 4-3
¡Siii, Peque! Festeja el argentino que se lleva el primer set por 7-6 (5) ante el 20° del ranking
El italiano empareja el score ya que se quedó con el segundo set por 7-6 (2)
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#Wimbledon Comenzó el partido en la central entre Guido Pella 🇦🇷 (26°) y Kevin Anderson (8°) 🇿🇦 por la tercera ronda
El bahiense se quedó con el primer set por 6-4 💪 Vamos Guido!
Pella se queda con el segundo parcial por 6-3 en 35 minutos y está dos sets arriba ante el 8 del ranking. Dale Guido!
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#Wimbledon R2 Diego Schwartzman 🇦🇷 (24º) se quedó con el primer set ante Dominik Koepfer 🇩🇪 (130º) por 6-0 en 23 minutos
El Peque se lleva el segundo parcial por 6-3, ¡vamos Diego!
#Wimbledon En poco menos de dos horas, Diego Schwartzman 🇦🇷 (24º) se impuso ante Dominik Koepfer 🇩🇪 (130º) por 6-0, 6-3 y 7-5.

➡️ En R3 lo espera Matteo Berrettini 🇮🇹 (20º) que viene de eliminar a Marcos Baghdatis
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#Wimbledon Comenzó el encuentro de segunda ronda entre Leonardo Mayer 🇦🇷 (59º) y Hubert Hurkacz 🇵🇱 (48º)
Primer set para el correntino por 7-6 (4). ¡Vamos Yaca!
El polaco se quedó con el segundo set por 6-1
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#Wimbledon En juego Guido Andreozzi 6-3, 6-7 (3) ante el serbio Laslo Djere (35°)
Djere se quedó con el tercer set por 7-6 (3)
Con un 6-3 en el cuarto, el serbio selló su victoria y pase a la segunda ronda ante Andreozzi
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#Wimbledon Primer set para Schwartzman por 6-4 ante el australianoMatthew Ebden
Nivela el score el australiano que se llevó el segundo set por 6-3
El Peque se quedó con el tercer set por 6-3 y se aventaja 2-1 en el global. Vamos Diego!
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#Wimbledon En juego Juan Ignacio Londero 🇦🇷 vs. Benoit Paire 🇫🇷
6-4 Londero el primer set.
El francés se quedó con los siguientes dos sets por un doble 6-4
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#Wimbledon En juego

Guido Pella vs. Marius Copil 🇹🇩 7-6 (11), 2-1
El bahiense perdió 5-7 el segundo y ganó el tercero por 6-3
Triunfo de Pella por 7-6 (11), 5-7, 6-3 y 6-4. Vamos Guido!
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R1 En juego: Leonardo Mayer 🇦🇷 (59º) vs. Ernests Gulbis 🇱🇻 (92º)
Leo Mayer se quedó con el primer set por 6-1 y ahora se encuentra 2-2. ¡Vamos Yaca!
Triunfo de Leo Mayer por 6-1, 7-6 (12) y 6-2 para pasar a segunda ronda!
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#Wimbledon Resultados hasta el momento de los 🇦🇷 en la qualy:

Yuichi Sugita 🇯🇵 (205º) d. Carlos Berlocq (182º) 6-4 y 6-2

Viktor Galovic 🇭🇷 (198º) d. Facundo Bagnis (136º) 7-6 y 7-6

Alexei Popyrin 🇦🇺 (101º) d. Federico Coria (179º) 6-2 y 7-5
Tallon Griekspoor 🇳🇱 (201º) d. Pedro Cachín (231º) 6-2, 6-7 (5) y 6-3
Jornada negativa para los argentinos, con seis derrotas. Las últimas dos fueron:

Blaz Kavcic 🇸🇮 (237º) d. Facundo Argüello (195º) 6-3 y 7-6 (7)

Illya Marchenko 🇺🇦 (381º) d. Marco Trungelliti (163º) 7-6 (5) y 7-5
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#BIN ¿Cuál es la situación amaneciendo este domingo? Primero, una noche y madrugada con muchos rumores, ruidos, carrerones y hasta (dicen que) tiroteos. En resumen,la masa no está "pa' bollos" y los sabe hasta "María la bollera". Luego, lo interesante, la situación del régimen...
#BIN El régimen veinteañero (cumple 20 años en 5 días), que tanto se ufanó de ser "pacífico pero armado", ahora recién descubre que quedó reducido "a tiros de salva". Lo que fueron los ciudadanso (evitaré en lo posible llamar oposición), muchos huesos sin músculo, ahora son ellos
#BIN #ElEstadoDeLaNación 1. Se apoderaron de los dólares, los malgastaron en armas, nos debilitaron, otros huyeron, se apoderaron del CNE, de la FANB y del TSJ, todos sucursales de PSUV; se apoderaron de la soberanía y crearon una fraudulenta "ANC", para minimizar al parlamento.
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This all started because the #MetPolice & #LBRUT couldn't do their day jobs properly & decided to take the law into their own hands. It started as a small cover up 12 years ago but has turned into British State Persecution.

#Skynews #BBCNews #DailyMail #Guardian #Euronews
My company was raided. It should have been a straightforward matter. But the #MetPolice & #LBRUT forgot to seize my computer & came back to do a 2nd raid. The search warrant didn't permit a second entry, however, #LBRUT entered unlawfully

#Guardian #Telegraph #DailyMail #GMB #UK
Complaints were then made to my MP #VinceCable. He liaised with the #Metpolice & #LBRUT. And then weeks later, the search warrant was completely changed & was passed off as the search warrant executed on the day of the raids.

#DailyPolitics #Libdems #Conservatives #labour #bbcdp
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On his 37th birthday, we're putting it to a vote - what's your favourite @rogerfederer shot at #Wimbledon?

We've selected our top four for you to choose from, and the first needs little in the way of introduction...
A true @rogerfederer special.

Up next is this sublime drop shot, carved to perfection in the 2012 final against Andy Murray

"You don't practise this. Even Federer doesn't do that"

Third on our list: a nonchalant flick of the wrist against David Nalbandian in 2011 #Wimbledon
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it was @campbellclaret who perfected pre-briefing stories - so noone ever reported the story when they had the full document. that allowed govt to control the narrative.
@campbellclaret the media is completely complicit. only report when you get the full info - you then lose the scoop (bad) but will report actual news rather than spin (good)
@campbellclaret so how about analysing the White Paper after we actually see it.. and take time off til then off to enjoy #wimbledon, the football (if you must) and ENGvIND .#barbecuesummer..
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No regrets, got to see him live in action for 45 mins within touching distance. Will do this all over again 2 days from now for more.
Memories for a lifetime have been made. I will be there again on Saturday hopefully to soak it in longer.Allez Roger, Bel19ve #Wimbledon Image
Select list of players I got to see live today: Federer, Djoker, Thiem, Kerber, Wozniacki, Ferrer, Gasquet ,Nishikiori & Rafa (in practise)
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