Pukka links with ale firm for new pie

first_imgPukka Pies has joined forces with Marston’s Pedigree to launch a new steak and ale pie. The 227g pie, which contains 14% Marston’s Pedigree ale, is to be launched in chip shops this month.Pukka Pies marketing controller Peter Mayes said: “We have had a great deal of fun creating this new line and have developed a product with a balanced flavour and great aroma. We think consumers will love it and that it will quickly become one a top-selling lines.”The new steak and ale pie will initially be available in a frozen baked format, and will be available from Pukka Pies distributors and wholesalers from October. New point-of-sale material and posters have also been developed to support the launch.last_img

Rain puts halt on Guyana NRA 150th Shoot

first_img-three Guyanese into the final roundTHREE Guyanese are into the final round of the Guyana National Rifle Association (NRA) 150th Anniversary shoot after yesterday’s rivalry at the Timehri Rifle ranges.However, rain put a damper on the final two ranges, the 900 and 1000.At the end of the three ranges, Jack Alexander of Ireland leads with 103 point and 12 V’s, as he beat out Andrew Paul William Daw of England on a countback.Local rifleman Lennox Brathwaite with 103 points and 7V’s picked up third place after a countback with the Falkland Islands’ Trevor James Bryan and Alexander Gill of Ireland, both scoring the same.The other Guyanese in the shoot is Fullbore Captain Mahendra Persaud with 100 and 4V’s and vice-Captain Dylan Fields 99 and 6V’s At the 300 yard ranges, Brathwaithe posted a 34 and 5V’s with Alexander scoring a 35 and 4V’s, with Persaud shooting a 33 and 2 Vs and Fields marking a 33 and 1 V.At the 500 range, it was again Jack with a 35 and 5 V’s with Brathwaithe again hot on his tail with a 35 and 3 V’s. Persaud shot a 34 with 1V with Fields marking a 33 and 3 VsAt the 600, Alexander dropped two points off a possible 35 to post a 33 with 3 V’s with Brathwaithe hitting a 34 and 1 V to close off the day.Shortly after lunch, the heavens opened up and it was the end of the day’s proceedings.Today will be the  meeting of the West Indies FullBore Council with shooting resuming  on Saturday with the Milex Cup. Following the conclusion of that cup, the Guyana NRA 150th Shoot will conclude.last_img read more

Curry makes last-second layup, Warriors beat Clippers

first_imgPreviousGolden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) dribbles as Los Angeles Clippers forward Tobias Harris (34) defends in the third quarter of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Dec. 23, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/John Hefti)LA Clippers guard Lou Williams (23) dribbles against the Golden State Warriors in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Dec. 23, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/John Hefti)Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) scores the final basket against the Los Angeles Clippers in the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Dec. 23, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/John Hefti) SoundThe gallery will resume insecondsGolden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr reacts in the game against the Los Angeles Clippers in the second quarter of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Dec. 23, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. 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(AP Photo/John Hefti)Los Angeles Clippers guard Patrick Beverley (21) lays up the ball as Golden State Warriors forward Alfonzo McKinnie (28) defends in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Dec. 23, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/John Hefti)LA Clippers guard Shai Gilgeous-Alexander (2) dribbles as Golden State Warriors forward Jonas Jerebko (21) defends in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Sunday, Dec. 23, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/John Hefti)in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Dec. 22, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/John Hefti)Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers facts in the game against the Golden State Warriors in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Dec. 23, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/John Hefti)Los Angeles Clippers guard Shai Gilgeous-Alexander (2) dribbles against the Golden State Warriors in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Dec. 23, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/John Hefti)LA Clippers guard Avery Bradley (11) shoots as Golden State Warriors forward Jonas Jerebko (21) defends in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Dec. 23, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/John Hefti)Golden State Warriors fans cheer during the game against the LA Clippers in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Dec. 23, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/John Hefti)Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) dribbles as Los Angeles Clippers forward Tobias Harris (34) defends in the third quarter of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Dec. 23, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/John Hefti)LA Clippers guard Lou Williams (23) dribbles against the Golden State Warriors in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Dec. 23, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/John Hefti)NextShow Caption1 of 16LA Clippers guard Lou Williams (23) dribbles against the Golden State Warriors in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Dec. 23, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/John Hefti)ExpandOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Steph Curry made a layup with 0.5 seconds left and the Golden State Warriors outlasted the Los Angeles Clippers 129-127 in an emotionally charged game Sunday night.Curry had 42 points to tie his second-highest scoring output of the season. He also got the last laugh after he exchanged heated words with Clippers guard Patrick Beverley in the first quarter.The Clippers’ Avery Bradley tied it at 127 with a dunk with 20.6 seconds remaining. On the next possession, Curry had Montrezl Harrell on him at the top of the key, drove down the middle of the lane and converted the layup off the glass for the winner.Tobias Harris missed a shot as time expired, giving the Warriors their eighth victory in 10 games. Newsroom GuidelinesNews TipsContact UsReport an Error Kevin Durant added 35 points for Golden State to help offset the Clippers’ 78-percent (18 of 23) 3-point shooting. Harris led Los Angeles with 32 points, and Lou Williams added 25.Related Articles Curry was coming off a 7-for-22 shooting performance against Dallas on Saturday night.The Warriors rallied in the third quarter. Durant had 14 points in the quarter, Curry added 11 and the Warriors outscored the Clippers 36-23 to take a 103-94 lead into the fourth.The Clippers couldn’t miss from outside in the first half, hitting 13 of 16 3-point shots (81.2 percent) for a 71-67 lead. Harris was 5 for 5 and had 19 points in the half.Curry had 22 points in the half, but Golden State was 5 of 16 from 3-point range. However, they outscored Los Angeles 24-10 from the free throw line in the first two quarters and that kept it close. 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