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The Eagle against the PICTS

When I travelled to England to watch my beloved Be?ikta? against Liverpool, I drove as far north as Hadrian?s Wall, which was built by the Romans in the second century as a defensive fortification. Another eagle is again on a collision course with Picts nearly two millennia later.

ING and BNP Paribas among bidders for HSBC Turkey: Soruce

ING Group, BNP Paribas and Bahrain-based Arab Banking Corp (ABC) have submitted bids to buy HSBC's Turkish business, a source familiar with the process said on May 29.

The source said the bids are non-binding, suggesting that the process could still take some time to complete, but that one-to-one talks have begun.

Romania's Halep, defeated in three sets by US Williams in Miami Open 2015 semi-finals

Romanian tennis player Simona Halep was defeated on Thursday evening by world's currently best ranked player Serena Williams in the semi-finals of the women's singles event of the 5,381,235-dollar WTA Miami Open 2015 tournament.

Photo credit: (c) Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports/REUTERS

Novak Djokovic through to Indian Wells quarterfinals

INDIAN WELLS - The world's number one tennis player Novak Djokovic reached quarterfinals at the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells (California), after defeating John Isner of the United States 6-4, 7-6 (7-5) on Thursday morning (CET).

On his way to semis, Djokovic will next face Bernard Tomic of Australia who previously outplayed his compatriot Thanasi Kokkinakis 6-4, 4-6, 6-4.

Ana Ivanovic halted in Indian Wells

INDIAN WELLS - Serbia's tennis player Ana Ivanovic failed to reach the eighth-finals at the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells (California), after losing to Caroline Garcia of France 2-1 (2-6, 7-5, 2-6) on Tuesday morning (CET).

Ivanovic's defeat is certainly one of the surprises at the tournament in Indian Wells, as she was seeded fifth.

AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill