Nelly Korda ignited the Olympic golf with a second round 62 in sapping heat on Thursday to put the United States top of the leaderboard by four strokes as a storm forecast threatened to cut the tournament short. With the temperature topping 30 degrees Celsius (86F), world number one Korda caught fire at the Kasumigaseki Country Club, flirting with the magical 59 after nine birdies and an eagle heading up the 18th. She needed one more birdie to join Annika Sorenstam in the record books on 59, 20 years after the Swedish great's groundbreaking day in Phoenix, Arizona, but instead she stumbled with a double-bogey six to finish on nine-under-par.
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The Afghan air force carried out more airstrikes against Taliban positions in southern Afghanistan on Thursday, as the insurgent force made additional gains in the country's north. A defense ministry statement said air strikes were carried out across the country, including in the southern Helmand province, where the provincial capital of Lashkar Gah is being fiercely contested. Residents in Lashkar Gah reported heavy bombing near the government radio and television station, which is under Taliban control.
Joining me in today's discussion are Mohammad Abu-Ghazaleh, chairman and chief executive officer; and Eduardo Bezerra, senior vice president and chief financial officer. You may also visit the company's website at freshdelmonte.com for a copy of today's release, as well as to register for future distribution.
The Bank of England is expected to keep its huge support for Britain's economy running at full speed later in the day. The blue-chip FTSE 100 index eased 0.1%, dragged down by bank shares and oil stocks. Limiting gains on the main index, British engine-maker Rolls-Royce jumped 3.3% to the top of the FTSE 100, after saying it was on track to meet its forecasts for 2021.
Indian hockey will get a massive shot in the arm after the men's team won the bronze medal at the Tokyo Games on Thursday, said goalkeeper Sreejesh Parattu Raveendran. The most successful hockey nation in Olympic history with eight men's titles, India's last medal came at the 1980 Moscow Games when they topped the podium. However, they ended their medal drought by beating Germany 5-4 on Thursday, with Parattu Raveendran saving the day by racking up nine saves, including a number of penalty corners late in the match.
Thank you for standing by, and welcome to the G1 Therapeutics Second Quarter 2021 Financial Results Conference Call. Good afternoon, everyone, and welcome to the G1 conference call to discuss our second quarter 2021 financial results and business update. The press release on these financial results was issued after market closed this afternoon and can be found in the News section of our corporate website, G1therapeutics.com.
The pan-European STOXX 600 index inched up 0.1% after a three-day run of gains that took it to fresh highs. Danish company Novo Nordisk rose 3.1% after it raised its full-year forecast and posted above-forecast quarterly earnings on strong sales and demand for its new obesity drug.
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Hundreds of extra police and troops were deployed in the main city of Indian-administered Kashmir Thursday as separatist groups called for a shutdown to mark a "black day" on the second anniversary of New Delhi imposing direct rule.
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Weber Inc on Thursday raised about $250 million in its initial public offering, which was less than half the amount it had planned to raise earlier. The grill maker priced its IPO of about 17.9 million shares at $14 a piece, it said in a statement. Weber last month had planned to sell 46.88 million shares at between $15 and $17 each, which would have helped it raise up to $797 million at a valuation of about $5 billion.
The United States hit a six-month high for new COVID cases with over 100,000 infections reported on Wednesday, according to a Reuters tally, as the Delta variant ravages areas where people did not get vaccinated. The country is reporting over 94,819 cases on a seven-day average, a five-fold increase in less than a month, Reuters data through Wednesday showed. The seven-day average provides the most accurate picture of how fast cases are rising since some states only report infections once or twice a week.
Kevin Durant and Team USA trounced Australia on Thursday in the men's basketball semifinals to move into the finals and just one victory away from a fourth straight gold in the Olympics. The win was a measure of revenge against a team that had upset the United States at an exhibition game in Las Vegas last month. The Americans, champions at the previous three Games, got off to a rocky start, shooting poorly and racking up fouls that let Australia build a 15-point lead in the second quarter.