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Word Game: May 26, 2024

TODAY’S WORD — CABARETS (CABARETS: kab-uh-RAZE: Nightclubs.) Average mark 49 words Time limit 60 minutes Can you find 59 or more words in CABARETS? TODAY’S WORD — CABARETS cabaret carat carb care caret cart case cast caste caster cater cesta crab crate crest abase abate abet abreast acre area aster bare barest base baste bate […]

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Bridge: May 26, 2024

“What kind of shoes do you wear?” Cy the Cynic asked me in the club lounge. “Slippers, mostly. Why?” “Well,” Cy said jocularly, “if thieves wear sneakers, artists wear sketchers, bread-bakers wear loafers and linguists wear Converse, I was wondering what bridge columnists wear.” In today’s deal from a penny game, Cy landed at six […]

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Lisandro Martinez sends message to Man Utd starlets Kobbie Mainoo and Alejandro Garnacho

The teenagers both netted in Saturday’s FA Cup final victory (Picture: Getty) Lisandro Martinez will not let Kobbie Mainoo and Alejandro Garnacho get carried away following their starring roles in Manchester United’s FA Cup win over Manchester City. The 19-year-old Argentine capitalised on a mistake from City’s defence to open the scoring, before his fellow […]

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Strictly’s Giovanni Pernice wanted training with partner to ‘be recorded because he feared she would be trouble’

Giovanni Pernice ‘asked BBC bosses to film his training and rehearsals’ with Amanda Abbington (Picture: Ken McKay/ITV/REX/Shutterstock) Giovanni Pernice ‘asked BBC bosses to film his training and rehearsals’ with Amanda Abbington after he grew ‘concerned’ about her behaviour. Earlier this month it was reported that the BBC was launching an investigation into the Strictly Come […]