Azkals foil Tajiks Rally, keep top spot

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Aqueduct Cancels Thursday Horse Races Due to Frigid Weather

first_imgTweetPinShare0 Shares NEW YORK  — Aqueduct has canceled its Thursday card, the second straight day of racing lost to frigid conditions in the New York area.Temperatures were expected to reach just 21 degrees, with winds at 10 to 20 mph.Both Aqueduct and Belmont Park remained open for simulcast wagering on out-of-state races.The forecast is not encouraging for a return on Friday, with a 60 percent chance of snow showers in the morning.last_img

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Rapper Ranveer Singh brings Gully Boy to Lakme Fashion Week. See video

first_imgRanveer Singh, who combined ramp walk with live rap performance at the Lakme Fashion Week on Sunday, says it was a unique show and experience for him.The actor hosted an impromptu rapping session on the sidelines of Lakme Fashion Week 2019 in Mumbai. Padmaavat actor was seen sporting a jump-suit, sweatshirt and cap during the event.Along with him, rapper Naezy and entire Gully Gang took the centre stage and crooned massive hits from Gully Boy’s Asli Hop Hop and Apna Time Aayega, for the audiences and they went wild.The Simmba actor even jumped into the crowd like a rock star.Talking about the show, Ranveer said, “It was a very unique show. Our film is closely connected to the music and the music was the heart of our show. There were unique performance, live music show, the entire gang is authentic rappers and they contributed the film, dialogues, and music of the film.””It was a unique show and a unique experience for me and I am thankful to the entire team for having me,” added Ranveer.This is the first time a movie and fashion show has successfully amalgamated on-ramp. Talking about the experience, Ranveer said, “I loved it! It is the first time that any of movies had merchandise, turned right.”Along with Ranveer Singh, the entire Gully Gang, rapper Nazey, filmmaker Zoya Akhtar, film producer Ritesh Sidhwani was present at the event.advertisementGully Boy is directed by Zoya Akhtar, it is loosely based on the life of street rappers Divine and Naezy. The film also stars Alia Bhatt, Kalki Koechlin, Vijay Raaz and Siddhant Chaturvedi in supporting roles.The film releases on February 14.ALSO READ: Ranveer Singh savagely trolled for PDA with Deepika Padukone. See videoALSO READ: Deepika Padukone reveals that she got engaged to Ranveer Singh four years agoALSO WATCH | Ranveer Singh turns Lion King for India Today January 2019 coverlast_img read more

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