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At least three dozen newsroom staffers had been axed from late Tuesday through Wednesday afternoon — with nicely-known columnist Mike Lupica heading to the exit and columnist Bill Hammond cut — as owner Mort Zuckerman embarked on a vicious value-slicing mission. While the massive reductions on the cash-shedding every day had been expected — complete circulation, together with print and digital, has fallen forty one % over the 12 months resulted in March amid widening losses, in any case — the massive variety of cuts within the sports activities part had the jaws of seasoned journalists dropping.

For others in sports activities — like Thompson, Hall of Fame baseball writer Madden, Bondy, Hank Gola, Wayne Coffey, Roger Rubin and Stephen Lorenzo — the exit will be quicker, sources instructed The Post. NEW YORK (AP) — The one hundred and five.1 mph pitch from Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman to Baltimore’s J.J. Hardy matched the quickest since Major League Baseball began monitoring speeds in 2008.

While no division appeared to be spared, the sports section took the brunt of the cuts, with nine reporters and editors getting tossed, including Bill Madden, Filip Bondy and Teri Thompson, the sports activities editor. MAINLAND giants Young Africans might be eyeing nothing but a win to maintain their CAF Confederation Cup Group A campaign back on observe, once they host Medeama on the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam this night.

Also getting axed had been Assistant News Editor Jill Coffey, Deputy Political Editor Ellen Tumposky and senior Washington correspondent Dan Friedman. Visit us and check in to replace your profile, receive the newest news and hold up to date with mobile alerts. GIANTS Simba and Young Africans are anticipated to revive their exciting rivalry once they lock horns for the primary time within the upcoming Premier League season on October 1, this year, at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam.

DAR ES SALAAM businessman, George Wakuganda, has sued the Tanzania Football Federation (TFF), demanding over 15m/- being worth of different sports gears supplied for 3 national teams, after cheques issued for the funds bounced when they have been deposited in the financial institution.