Geraint Thomas Keeps Yellow As Nairo Quintana Wins Tour’s 17th Stage

Geraint Thomas finished third at 47 seconds behind Quintana. © AFP Britain’s Geraint Thomas moved a step closer to winning the Tour de France after pushing Sky teammate Chris Froome down the standings on a 17th stage won by Colombia’s Nairo Quintana on Wednesday. Thomas held an overnight lead of 1min 39sec on compatriot…

Sri Lanka’s Galle Stadium Could Be Demolished To Save 17th Century Dutch Fort

Rated as one of the most picturesque cricket grounds in the world, Sri Lanka‘s Galle International Stadium could be demolished because its pavilion stand violated heritage laws protecting a 17th-century Dutch fort, the government said on Friday. The iconic stadium, which was established in 1984, is cornered on two sides by the ocean and is…

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