Wednesday, 24 April 2019

Tag Archives: record

43 off a single over! New Zealand pair set new List A record

AUCKLAND: Two batsmen in New Zealand have written themselves into the record books by smashing 43 runs from a single over. The Northern Districts duo of Joe Carter and Brett Hampton set a new List A best against hapless bowler Willem Ludick in the Ford Trophy, the country’s domestic one-day ...

Read More »

Japan swimmer Ikee pursues Asian Games record haul

TOKYO: Japan’s athlete of the moment Rikako Ikee continued her relentless pursuit of Asian Games history by topping the times in the 50 metres freestyle heats. The 18-year-old breakout star won her heat in a time of 25.09 seconds as she chases a record sixth swimming gold on the final ...

Read More »

Kiwi teenager sets batting record in women’s one-day cricket

INSTAGRAM DUBLIN: New Zealand teenager Amelia Kerr shattered a world batting record in women’s one-day international cricket with a blistering 232 not out against Ireland on Wednesday. Kerr amassed the record total just days after her team’s 490 for four against Ireland set a record for cricket’s highest-ever one-day international ...

Read More »

Netflix Share Price Reaches All-Time High

LONDON: Netflix Inc.  NFLX reported third-quarter earnings after the market closed on Monday, sending shares higher after a record closing high. The company’s subscriber growth beat expectations as did revenue, though profit came in lighter than expected. Executives are expected to discuss recent price hikes and their effects in a later interview; past ...

Read More »

Rihanna overtakes Michael Jackson’s top 10 record

LOS ANGELES: Rihanna has beaten Michael Jackson’s top 10 US singles record, with her new song Love on the Brain. It’s her 30th single to get into the top of the Billboard chart and means she sits only behind The Beatles and Madonna, who is eight ahead on 38. Jackson, ...

Read More »

Yahoo sets hack record at 1 billion accounts

Yahoo says hackers stole data from more than one billion user accounts in August 2013. The company says it’s a different breach from the one it disclosed in September. Pictured here Marissa Mayer, who took the job as CEO at Yahoo in 2012 The company said Wednesday that it was ...

Read More »