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  1. PokerStars Previews Virtual Reality Poker Taking Players into Immersive Online WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2018 | Newkerala.com

    ONCHAN, Isle of Man: PokerStars, the world's largest online poker site, is previewing a virtual reality version of its online poker software in expectation of a commercial release in the future. An exciting and innovative experience for new and existing players, PokerStars VR is a free-to-play, authentic and immersive social poker game, which will give players the chance to play poker in visually stunning game environments, handle chips and cards just as in the real world, study opponents and pick up tells, chat in real time, and keep the tables fun with a host of interactive props.


  2. Laxey School gets new Youth DenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2018 | Manxnet Online

    It's a purpose-built room within the school designed for sole use as a youth centre for the Laxey & Lonan Junior Youth Club. Speaking after cutting the ribbon she said: "It's great to see facilities within our schools like this one, supporting all the good work done by the service.


  3. Interviewing Manx veterans from WW2Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2018 | Manxnet Online

    American Rishi Sharma has been on the Isle of Man to meet and video interview those who saw active service during Wold War Two, including Hector Duff from Onchan.


  4. Off The Grid On The Isle Of Man 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 | Motorcycle.com

    Greetings from greater Douglas, Isle of Man, where I have settled into the cozy confines of The Arrandale Hotel, for my tenth annual trip to the Isle of Man TT . So, my original initial column was to be a preview of the upcoming races, highlighting the key story lines and battles to come.


  5. Motorcycle racing's 'most dangerous' event is underway and a rider is already deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    In this June 6, 2009 file photo, Italy's Valentino Rossi, Right, and Giacomo Agostini ride Yamaha R1 motorcycles during a demonstration lap of the Isle of Man TT circuit. The Isle of Man Tourist Trophy is a series of motorcycle races.


  6. Isle of Man TT: Michael Dunlop targets 16th win in Superbike openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 | BBC News

    Michael Dunlop will begin his quest to add to his 15 Isle of Man TT wins when he competes in the opening race of this year's event, the Superbike TT, on Saturday. The Tyco BMW rider will take to the grid with the blessing of his TAS Racing team following the tragic death of team-mate Dan Kneen in a practice crash on Wednesday.


  7. Dan Kneen dead: Isle of Man TT rider dies in superbike practice crash, aged 30The IndependentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2018 | Yahoo!

    Dan Kneen , the popular Isle of Man TT road racer, has died after an accident in practice during this year's practice for the island's famous event, aged 30. Kneen, 30, suffered fatal injuries in a crash during Wednesday evening's practice session, one of two incidents that led to the session being cancelled after 11 minutes. The second incident came as a result of a collision between a bike and a course car that was heading to the scene of Kneen's accident, with the rider taken to Noble's Hospital.


  8. Isle of Man TT Star Dan Kneen Has DiedRead the original story

    May 30, 2018 | Cycle News

    Isle of Man TT Star Dan Kneen Has Died -Dan Kneen has died following an accident at Churchtown during the opening lap of today's Superbike/Superstock/Supersport practice session at the 2018 Isle of Man TT. "ACU Events Ltd regrets to confirm that Dan Kneen, 30, from Onchan in the Isle of Man died this evening following injuries sustained during the Superbike qualifying session on the Isle of Man.


  9. a Isle Of Man TT: Dan Kneen Killed In Qualifying CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2018 | Roadracing World

    Dan Kneen celebrates with his team after finishing third in the 2017 Superstock TT. Photo courtesy of www.iomtt.com Road racer Dan Kneen died Wednesday in a crash during Superbike qualifying at the Isle of Man TT, organizers said.


  10. Superbike Rider Dan Kneen Dies In Isle Of Man Practice Crash, Another Rider InjuredRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2018 | Jalopnik

    Dan Kneen who has signed for Tyco BMW for the 2018 road Racing season. It was announced at the 2017 Motorcycle Live show at the NEC, Birmingham.


  11. Kevin Hart and Usain Bolt Battle it out in Pokerstars #GameOn FinaleRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2018 | Newkerala.com

    ONCHAN, Isle of Man: PokerStars has launched the finale of its current #GameOn series, continuing the poker-based feud between the world's fastest man Usain Bolt and Hollywood comedian Kevin Hart. The final challenge in this phase of the series is designed to test the core qualities and skills of poker, by opening with the two mis-matched celebrities competing in a 100-metre sprint followed by a heads-up poker match.


  12. Sadio Mane's desire to be Africa and the Premier League's bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2017 | Goal.com

    The Senegal speedster has been voted 32nd in the 2017 Goal 50 list of the world's best players and believes he's nowhere close to his ceiling yet He shifted left, then right before turning his body slightly, but Sadio Mane was not mortifying yet another defender with this repeated sequence. As the Liverpool forward spent just over three weeks nursing a hamstring injury sustained on Senegal duty during the October international break, his appearances at Anfield were limited to the Main Stand.