At least three dozen newsroom staffers had been axed from late Tuesday by Wednesday afternoon — with effectively-identified columnist Mike Lupica heading to the exit and columnist Bill Hammond minimize — as proprietor Mort Zuckerman launched into a vicious value-reducing mission. While the huge reductions on the money-shedding every day have been anticipated — whole circulation, together with print and digital, has fallen 41 percent over the 12 months ended in March amid widening losses, in any case — the big variety of cuts within the sports activities section had the jaws of seasoned journalists dropping.
While no division gave the impression to be spared, the sports activities section took the brunt of the cuts, with 9 reporters and editors getting tossed, together with Bill Madden, Filip Bondy and Teri Thompson, the sports editor. For others in sports — like Thompson, Hall of Fame baseball author Madden, Bondy, Hank Gola, Wayne Coffey, Roger Rubin and Stephen Lorenzo — the exit will likely be quicker, sources advised The Post. GIANTS Simba and Young Africans are expected to revive their exciting rivalry once they lock horns for the first time in the upcoming Premier League season on October 1, this yr, on the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam. Also getting axed had been Assistant News Editor Jill Coffey, Deputy Political Editor Ellen Tumposky and senior Washington correspondent Dan Friedman.
MAINLAND giants Young Africans will likely be eyeing nothing but a win to keep their CAF Confederation Cup Group A campaign back on observe, once they host Medeama on the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam this evening. NEW YORK (AP) — The one zero five.1 mph pitch from Yankees nearer Aroldis Chapman to Baltimore’s J.J. Hardy matched the quickest since Major League Baseball began tracking speeds in 2008. Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the most recent news and maintain up to date with cellular alerts.
DAR ES SALAAM businessman, George Wakuganda, has sued the Tanzania Football Federation (TFF), demanding over 15m/- being worth of different sports gears supplied for three national teams, after cheques issued for the payments bounced once they have been deposited within the financial institution.
While the massive reductions on the cash-losing every day were expected — total circulation, including print and digital, has fallen 41 percent over the 12 months ended in March amid widening losses, in spite of everything — the large number of cuts in the sports activities section had the jaws of seasoned journalists dropping.