Monday, June 14, 2021
Secret reach OMEGA League: Europe grand final – Reuters

Secret reach OMEGA League: Europe grand final – Reuters

Team Secret rallied to defeat OG 2-1 on Saturday and advanced to the grand final of the $500,000 OMEGA League: Europe Immortal Division playoffs.OG opened the upper-bracket final with a 34-minute win on the first map, but Secret stormed back with wins in 45 and 33 minutes to book their spot in Sunday’s title match.“WHAT…
Team Secret sweep way to OMEGA League: Europe title – Reuters

Team Secret sweep way to OMEGA League: Europe title – Reuters

Team Secret captured the championship of the $500,000 OMEGA League: Europe Immortal Division with a 3-0 sweep of OG on Sunday.With the win, Secret will take home $200,000. OG won $125,000 as the runner-up.“Thank you @OmegaDotaLeague for this amazing tournament! And thank you to our fans for following us through this amazing journey,” Secret tweeted…
‘We can’t keep losing money’ – UK government talks over fans in stadiums to be held this week

‘We can’t keep losing money’ – UK government talks over fans in stadiums to...

Premier League games continue to be played behind closed doorsThe English Football League will continue to stage pilots with up to 1,000 fans at matches this weekend, following approval from the government. Championship, League One and League Two clubs were asked to put in requests by Tuesday in order for their plans to be signed…
UK unemployment will continue to rise, warns Sunak – Reuters UK

UK unemployment will continue to rise, warns Sunak – Reuters UK

Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak speaks during a virtual news conference, amid the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in London, Britain September 24, 2020. REUTERS/John Sibley/PoolLONDON (Reuters) - Unemployment in Britain will continue to increase, finance minister Rishi Sunak said on Thursday after setting out a series of measures to support businesses…
Na’Vi, BIG, G2 win ESL Pro League: Europe openers – Reuters

Na’Vi, BIG, G2 win ESL Pro League: Europe openers – Reuters

Natus Vincere and BIG rolled to sweeps while G2 Esports rallied for a win Tuesday as the ESL Pro League Season 12: Europe event began.Na’Vi downed GODSENT 2-0, BIG defeated AGO 2-0, and G2 came from behind to top OG 2-1.All of the Tuesday matches were in Group A. Group B action started Wednesday.The $450,000…
UK sports bodies ask government for emergency aid – Reuters UK

UK sports bodies ask government for emergency aid – Reuters UK

FILE PHOTO: Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson attends a service to mark the 80th anniversary of the Battle of Britain at Westminster Abbey in London, Britain September 20, 2020. Aaron Chown/PA Wire/Pool via REUTERS(Reuters) - A coalition of over 100 sports bodies, including the Premier League and Football Association, have asked British Prime Minister Boris…
GODSENT, Heroic get first wins at ESL Europe – Reuters

GODSENT, Heroic get first wins at ESL Europe – Reuters

It was a good day for winless teams at the ESL Pro League Season 12: Europe event on Tuesday.GODSENT and Heroic, both 0-2 entering the day, picked up 2-1 wins in the only two Group A matches played, bringing all eight teams in the group within a game of one another.In Group B’s lone game,…
UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Sept 21 – Reuters UK

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Sept 21 – Reuters UK

Sept 21 (Reuters) - Britain’s FTSE 100 index is seen opening 31 points lower on Monday, according to financial bookmakers.* HOUSING: Surging activity in Britain’s housing market nudged up asking prices for homes in September, as buyers sought larger properties following the coronavirus lockdown, a survey showed.* MANUFACTURING: British manufacturers see no evidence of a…
UK absolutely committed to BoE’s independence, Sunak says – Reuters UK

UK absolutely committed to BoE’s independence, Sunak says – Reuters UK

FILE PHOTO: Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak smiles during a visit to the Emma Bridgewater pottery, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Stoke-on-Trent, Britain, September 14, 2020. Andrew Fox/Pool via REUTERSLONDON (Reuters) - British finance minister Rishi Sunak said in a letter to the Bank of England chief on Thursday that the…
UK restaurant visits fall after government subsidy ends – Reuters UK

UK restaurant visits fall after government subsidy ends – Reuters UK

FILE PHOTO: A man walks past people who are eating inside private dining pods at a restaurant, as the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues, in London, Britain, August 6, 2020. REUTERS/Toby MelvilleLONDON (Reuters) - The number of British people visiting restaurants, cafes and pubs fell for the first time since early July over…