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Championship round-up: Derby dispatch Brentford to stay in play-off hunt, Sunderland slip to another defeat

Tom Huddlestone inspired Derby to a 3-0 victory over 10-man Brentford which kept them in the Sky Bet Championship automatic promotion places. Huddlestone scored his first goal in 125 appearances and set up the second to help move County to within eight points of leaders Wolves, who host Sheffield United in the late kick-off. Brentford midfielder Sergi Canos was sent off midway through the first half and Huddlestone, capped four times by England, made them pay moments later. The former Hull midfielder then had a hand in creating Derby’s second…

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Tottenham FC news: Dele Alli set to be offered huge new deal to stay at club

Dele Alli in action for Tottenham Thursday, January 11, 2018 Tottenham have moved to secure Dele Alli’s long-term future. The Premier League side have started discussions over a new contract for the 21-year-old. Alli is regarded as one of English football’s brightest talents and Spurs are understood to be ready to increase his wage packet to around £100,000-a-week to ensure he stays put. Some of European football’s biggest clubs, including Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain, have reportedly been watching Alli closely. His current deal ends in 2022 but Tottenham chief Daniel Levy hopes a…

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Daughter's death from sepsis 'will stay with me forever'

A mother has described the harrowing moment she had to perform CPR on her daughter, who died of sepsis. Chloe Christopher, 17, from Cwmaman, Rhondda Cynon Taff, had been laughing with friends before being struck by the illness on New Year’s Eve 2014. The condition happens when the body fights infection but causes injury to its own tissue and organs. Her mother Michelle has made a video with the Welsh Ambulance Service to try and help raise awareness of the signs. She said the moment her daughter, from Aberdare Community…

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How to stay hydrated

With one of Australia’s hottest summers revealing itself this year, the need to practice hydration is at an all time high. Whether it be today, with the temperature nudging 41 degrees in Sydney, or long days lazing on the beach, it’s well known keeping hydrated is good for you. According to nutritionist Dr Joanna McMillan, even a 1-2 per cent level of dehydration can affect athletic performance and brain function.  Most Australians don’t recognise common signs of dehydration.  Photo: Stocksy “Eventually you will reach a level of dehydration where you start to have fuzzy thinking or a headache,…

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How Zoo Animals Stay Safe and Warm in the Arctic Blast

This week, a frosty “bomb cyclone” struck states along the U.S. East Coast, bringing frigid temperatures, wind gusts up to 60 miles per hour, and buckets of snow and sleet as far south as Florida. There have already been at least 11 deaths due to cold-related causes. But lethal weather doesn’t only threaten humans—zoos along the storm’s path have also been bracing for the deep freeze. Temperatures in Canada were so low this week (dipping to below -18 degrees Farenheit) that the Calgary Zoo brought their hardy penguins inside to protect them…

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Jose Mourinho: Man Utd manager says he wants to stay at the club

Jose Mourinho has branded claims he is ready to leave Manchester United at the end of the season as “garbage”. Mourinho is in discussions over a new contract but it has been claimed he is so unhappy at Old Trafford that he is ready to walk away. His commitment has also been questioned as he continues to live in a hotel rather than move into his own house. “I say garbage. I don’t find a better word than to define the talk,” Mourinho said. “The worst thing someone can do…

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