IMAGE: Mark Winterbottom of Ford Performance Racing plays a shot during a game of beach cricket (Image used for representational purposes). Photograph: Robert Cianflone/Getty Images Australia's cricket chief James Sutherland believes beach cricket might be the solution to the logistical problems facing the sport in its attempts to get onto the Olympic schedule. Recognising that the need for purpose-built stadiums in host countries with no cricketing tradition is a major cost barrier to Olympic inclusion, Sutherland suggested indoor cricket or a beach version of the game might fit the bill."Cricket on a traditional field is going to be a challenge in some parts of the world, so there are other ways in which it could be played," Sutherland told ABC radio on Friday. "Beach cricket is not a silly idea. Nor is indoor cricket. "Some of those things are perhaps more practical and achievable than big cricket fields like we're on right now." Beach cricket has traditionally been an informal … [Read more...] about Is beach cricket best form for Olympic selection?
Tulsi gabbard at the beach
Destination weddings are always fun and totally worth dressing for. And, when it comes to beach weddings, they require a special outfit. Whether it's your sister's wedding your BFF's, you need to dress the part. Play with pastel colours and experiment around with modern silhouettes, which can be worn effortlessly. Let Malaika Arora's stylish lehenga inspire you to make a stylish appearance at the scenic beach wedding. Bollywood hottie Malaika stepped out in a multi-hued lehenga by ace couturier Tarun Tahiliani. The base of the lehenga is nude gold, enhanced with soft hues of pink, blue and peach. The festive outfit had the right amount of bling with silver sequins. It was paired with an off-shoulder blouse. What made the outfit interesting was the cowl dupatta. It was draped at the front and pre-stitched at the shoulders. It also featured colourful stripes with bead fringes at the back. View this post on Instagram @malaikaaroraofficial x @taruntahiliani x … [Read more...] about Malaika Arora’s shimmery lehenga is perfect for a beach wedding
The answer to that question is that the annual Sculpture by the Sea exhibition in Sydney is back.The two week long free outdoor exhibition features dozens of sculptures on Bondi and Tamarama beaches and along the coastal path between them. In its 19th year, the Sculpture by the Sea is one of the city's most popular exhibitions, stretches for 2km along the coastline and draws thousands of visitors. This year 118 artists came to the beach, with 30 journeying from countries as diverse as Brazil, Poland, Japan and the Czech Republic. The sculptures on display include works made from glass, metal and even champagne corks. Rediff.com takes a look at some of the exhibits that grace the beaches of Sydney till November 8. Image: The Bottles by RCM Collective is displayed during the 2015 Sculptures by the Sea exhibition at Bondi in Sydney, Australia. Photograph: Lisa Maree Williams/Getty ImagesImage: The Navigator by Calvert and Schiltz is displayed during the 2015 Sculptures by … [Read more...] about Why are these giant spray bottles at the beach?
Deidre Scaramucci, 38, fed up with her three-year marriage to the new White House communication director, filed divorce papers on July 6 in Nassau County Supreme Court. On Monday, while Anthony was in West Virginia with President Trump for the Boy Scouts Jamboree, Deidre gave birth to the couple’s baby boy James. As of Friday evening, a full four days after delivery, her 53-year-old husband had yet to meet his newborn son, though an associate close to Anthony said he visited the child late that night. “When James was born, he sent her a text saying, ‘Congratulations, I’ll pray for our child,’” said a source close to the situation. Anthony’s associate said, “There was discussion between him, her and the divorce attorneys about Anthony going to the hospital and unfortunately … the delivery was sudden.” Deidre’s anger with her husband was a factor. “There’s been … a lot of lies,” said the source. … [Read more...] about Scaramucci divorce: Wife was nine months pregnant
Email Posted March 25, 2015 11:22:14 Photo: One of the shotgun pellets found in Graze. (Supplied: Whale and Dolphin Conservation) Map: Port Adelaide 5015 An examination has revealed a bottlenose dolphin which died in Adelaide's Port River area last December had been shot.The mammal's body was retrieved from the Barker Inlet but only examined this month by staff at the South Australian Museum.Dr Mike Bossley of the Whale and Dolphin Conservation group said the cause of death was now apparent."When we found the body before Christmas it was hard to know why it died, that's why they did a necropsy," he said.He said death might not have been immediate but the dolphin probably died within a short time of the shooting.The museum team found four shotgun pellets in the adult female, named Graze.Dr Bossley had been tracking her behaviour since his first sighting of the mammal in the middle of 1992.Back then she had a big wound across her back, he recalled. Dr Bossley said Graze … [Read more...] about Dolphin found dead in Adelaide’s Port River area was shot, examination reveals