Tag Archives: northern ireland
- Euro 2016: Spain Stunned by Croatia; Northern Ireland Qualify
June 22, 2016
The penultimate round of Euro 2016 group matches saw Northern Ireland scrape through to the qualifying stages despite a defeat at the hands of Germany, and Spain will face Italy in the Round of 16 after losing to Croatia. Germany, Poland and plucky little Northern Ireland all qualify for the...
- Euro 2016 Review: Sturridge Late Show Stuns Wales; Northern Ireland Beat Ukraine; Germany Draw With Poland
June 17, 2016
Lee Davy brings you up to speed with all results from the European Championships including the last gasp winner from Daniel Sturridge as England beat Wales, Northern Ireland defeating Ukraine, and Poland getting a point against the World Champions Germany. The decision to extend the 2016 European Championships Finals to...
- Let The People of Northern Ireland Play Poker
January 8, 2016
Northern Ireland is one of the very few countries in Europe that has laws in place that ban the organisation and participation of live poker games, an outdated law that needs to change. It's time for someone to give the sleeping lawmakers in Northern Ireland a nudge with a sledgehammer....
- Euro 2016 Qualifiers: Wales, Northern Ireland and Albania Qualify
October 14, 2015
The 2016 European Championships has completed its group stages with minnows Wales, Northern Ireland and Albania gaining the automatic qualification. What do Ian Rush, Mark Hughes and Ryan Giggs have in common? They are world class footballers who failed to play in a single major national football competition. It was...
- Northern Ireland criticizes Rank Group for never calling, then texting “U UP”
September 18, 2014
UK casino operator Rank Group sidled up to Belfast City Council this week but its quest to put down roots in Northern Ireland remains a dubious proposition, at least in the short term. Rank, the UK’s largest casino operator, lusts to take Northern Ireland’s casino virginity, so on Tuesday it...
- Adelson’s net worth grew $15b in 2013; Rank Group pushing Belfast casino
December 26, 2013
So how was your 2013? Good? Probably not as good as Las Vegas Sands chairman Sheldon Adelson, who topped Forbes’ list for the rich who got richer in 2013. In September, Forbes estimated Adelson’s net worth at $28.5b, enough to put Adelson at #11 on the Yanks With Too Much...
Parisian Macao battling Legionnaires’ Disease outbreak
April 25, 2017
Sheldon Adelson loses $622m, likely under the sofa cushions
March 22, 2017
Sheldon Adelson pitches Rio mayor on $8b casino
May 11, 2017