Wednesday, 27 October 2021

Tag Archives: Boxing Day

Student Sophie Smith Missing from Gorleston

Members of the public are being asked if they can print out missing posters to help find missing Sophie. NORWICH: The 21-year-old has not been seen since she went missing from her home in Avondale Road, Gorleston at about 3am on Boxing Day morning. A4 colour posters are available from ...

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Ashes: Tom Curran to make England Test debut on Boxing Day

MELBOURNE: Surrey pace bowler Tom Curran will make his England Test debut against Australia on Boxing Day. The 22-year-old replaces the injured Craig Overton for the fourth Ashes Test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. “He’s a feisty character and he gets the ball to move around a bit,” said England ...

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Paine, Starc may miss Boxing Day Ashes Test

MELBOURNE: Wicketkeeper Tim Paine has joined pace spearhead Mitchell Starc as a doubt for Australia in the Boxing Day Test against England in Melbourne. Starc hobbled through Melbourne airport on crutches cushioning a bruised heel but was not yet ready to concede defeat. “It won’t be my choice,” he told ...

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Storm Conor brings snow and wind to Scotland

GLASGOW: Parts of Scotland have been hit by heavy snow showers and strong winds as Storm Conor swept across the north of the country. Winds speeds of 94mph have been recorded on Shetland, with Orkney seeing gusts of up to 80mph. Snow has also fallen across parts of northern Scotland, ...

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Busiest day of festive season expected on UK’s roads

LONDON: Motorists are warned to expect the busiest day of the festive season on UK roads as the Christmas getaway combines with the end of the working week. The AA motoring group estimates that about 12 million cars will drive at least 20 miles each as Christmas journeys and commuter ...

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Shaun Marsh unlikely for Boxing Day Test

ADELAIDE: Shaun Marsh is not expected to be in contention for the Boxing Day Test against Pakistan, which could offer another opportunity for Nic Maddinson. Marsh broke a finger during Australia’s loss to South Africa at the WACA in the first Test of the summer, and Cricket Australia’s team performance ...

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