Dr. Bradley Broughton practices dentistry at Batesville Dental.BATESVILLE – National dental magazine, Incisal Edge, published an article naming the top 40 dentists age 40 and under, and it features a local dentist.Dr. Bradley Broughton practices dentistry at Batesville Dental. He is one of 40 dentists nationwide selected and traveled to New York City for a photo shoot for the publication.Dr. Broughton is a fourth-generation dentist as his great-grandfather opened an office in Cincinnati. The report details how Broughton works alongside his wife and mother, and still treats patients that travel from Cincinnati.The 35-year-old notes that he enjoys general dentistry, such as doing fillings and cleanings, as well as staying in touch with returning patients.Broughton says in the article, he has received national and regional awards for showing Arabian horses.He was national champion in 1994 and reserve national champion in 1997 at the Arabian Horse Association National Championships in Oklahoma City in show hack.Broughton says the biggest challenge he dealt with in dentistry was opening his own practice. He later met his wife, Dawn, in the office and they married in 2010. She remained there working as a dental assistant.
Dodgers hit seven home runs, sweep Colorado Rockies Cody Bellinger homer gives Dodgers their first walkoff win of season Fire danger is on Dave Roberts’ mind as Dodgers head to San Francisco Dodgers’ Max Muncy trying to work his way out of slow start Muncy said Roberts called him into his office to break the good news, but Muncy was alerted via text by his agent right before meeting with Roberts.“I already knew,” Muncy said. “I tried to fake it. I walked in there talking about, ‘Hey, if you’re going to tell me I’m not playing against a lefty, we’re gonna have a fight.’ So we just kinda joked around with it. That’s how I found out.”Muncy admitted he was disappointed he didn’t get in on the first try, but that pushed him to work harder. After a breakout 2018 season as a slugger for the Dodgers, Muncy has improved his all-around game this season.“I went into the whole offseason acting like last year never happened,” Muncy said. “So for me, that kept me from getting complacent. Made me hungry to go out there to work hard.”SEAGER TO RETURN AFTER BREAKShortstop Corey Seager won’t be rejoining the Dodgers before the All-Star break.Seager is scheduled to play three rehab games in four days with the Class-A Rancho Cucamonga Quakes before the Dodgers decide whether to activate him. Seager has been sidelined with a hamstring injury since June 11.Roberts said he expects Seager to play in the three-game road series against the Boston Red Sox next week after the break, but he wouldn’t say if he’ll be available for the opening game of that series.“That’s the plan,” Roberts said of Seager playing in Boston. “But if we have to pivot from that we can do that. Nothing is ever set in stone.”Seager will join outfielder A.J. Pollock with the Quakes. Pollock played his first of five games with the minor league squad on Thursday.FREESE INJURY UPDATERoberts left the door open for infielder David Freese to return this weekend against the San Diego Padres.Related Articles Roberts referred to Freese as day-to-day and estimated that he’s 75 percent healthy. Freese said his knee tendinitis has cleared up, but he is still dealing with a hamstring injury. Freese hasn’t played since June 20.MINOR INJURIESCatcher Will Smith has not played since starting for the Dodgers in Arizona on June 25. He was originally optioned to Triple-A Oklahoma City the next day. But the Dodgers put him on the major-league Injured List with a strained oblique muscle in his right side. …Meanwhile, right-hander Tony Gonsolin was placed on the seven-day IL by Triple-A Oklahoma City following his start Monday for the OKC Dodgers. Gonsolin has a left hamstring injury. He allowed four runs on six hits and three walks in just 3-2/3 innings Monday at Nashville. It was his first start since making his major-league debut in Arizona last week.UP NEXTPadres (RHP Chris Paddack, 5-4, 3.05 ERA) at Dodgers (RHP Kenta Maeda, 7-4, 3.78), Saturday, 7:10 p.m. SportsNet LA (where available), 570 AM How Dodgers pitcher Ross Stripling topped the baseball podcast empire LOS ANGELES — Dodgers infielder Max Muncy used to attend Cleveland Indians games with his father, Lee. They’ll have a family reunion at Progressive Field next week, but Max Muncy won’t be sitting in the stands.He’ll be waving from the field as a first-time All-Star.Muncy was added to the National League roster on Friday, replacing Washington Nationals infielder Anthony Rendon, who withdrew from Tuesday’s exhibition game in Cleveland because of nagging injuries.“Growing up going to Cleveland Indians games all the time with my dad or with his dad,” Muncy said, “the way we always talked about going to Indians games, it’ll be pretty special going out there being my first All-Star Game in Cleveland.” Muncy now gives the Dodgers five players on the NL roster, joining outfielder Cody Bellinger and starting pitchers Clayton Kershaw, Walker Buehler and Hyun-Jin Ryu, the starter for the NL squad. Only the American League’s Houston Astros (six) have more players participating in the game. Dodgers manager Dave Roberts is managing the NL team for the second consecutive year.Muncy, 28, has a batting average of .276 with 21 home runs and 59 RBIs.In addition to the Dodgers playing in Tuesday’s game, outfielder/first baseman Joc Pederson will be in Cleveland to participate in Monday’s eight-man Home Run Derby.Muncy was viewed by many as one of the biggest snubs when the full All-Star rosters were released. Roberts was one of those proponents.“I’m very excited,” Roberts said. “I’m just very happy for Max. Seeing (Muncy’s) production, Major League Baseball got it right.” Newsroom GuidelinesNews TipsContact UsReport an Error
JOCKEY QUOTES RAFAEL BEJARANO, AVANTI BELLO, WINNER: “I thought he rushed too much in his last out at Los Alamitos when I saw it. He still ran well and finished well in the end but I knew (what I would do differently.)“I knew Boozer and Songforjohnmichael were coming from shorter distances and were going to show more speed today. I pretended to go to the lead to make the other horses go, they went and I found my position and waited as long as I could until the right moment. I knew that Soi Phet was going to come running in the end so I wanted to save a little bit.“I thought we won. When we got to the stretch I still had a little horse and he was fine.” DOUG O’NEILL, AVANTI BELLO, WINNER: “Rafael thought he was like riding a bike a little in that you have to keep (his) mind on the game. But, at the same time he’s a horse that is very tempting to shoot off to the lead early with because he has the gate speed. Rafael chose to sit in a reserved spot and when he called on him, he chirped at him he had saved enough for the end.” TRAINER QUOTES NOTES: The winning owners are Steve Keh of Glendale, CA, Jim Richardson of Danville, CA, Pablo Suarez of Valencia, CA, Tom Roberts of Corona, CA and Wonderland Racing Stables of Orange, Connecticut. KENT DESORMEAUX, SOI PHET, SECOND: “Gallant effort, I thought I won. I thought I won.”
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Wayne Chan defied the rain and wind to take top Best Net honours as the race for the title of 2018 Annual Club Champion continued at the Lusignan Golf Club this past weekend.LGC President Aleem HussainChan racked up a Gross 69 while in the Best Gross category, it was Lusignan Golf Club (LGC) President Aleem Hussain who landed in first place while two-time Guyana Open Champion Mike Mangal finished second and Pur Persaud third.Persaud continued to make a statement as he shot a net 72 to come in second with MACORP executive Guillermo Escarraga making a strong return to the Greens with a net 74 to finish in third position.The winner of the annual point competition gets a variety of prizes along with a full year of bragging rights and the competition was keenly contested in the early stages, but after winning the first four events, the Best Net Champion Title looks to be a shoo-in for Club President Hussain who has performed extremely well this year.There is still a battle for the Best Gross Title as Mike Mangal refuses to quit and with just two matches left to play, it might come down to the very end. The LGC has seen an increased number of tournaments this year and as more major companies join the sponsorship ranks, the game is becoming more popular, drawing the attention of all ages and genders.Meanwhile, the 2018 Guyana Open promises to be a major event with golfers from more than 12 countries expected to participate. Only 100 spots are available for this year’s event and golfers are urged to register early to ensure that they have a spot to contend. Non-members are eligible to play in the two-day tournament and the fee of US$200 covers all expenses for the entire event.Tickets for the Guyana Open will be available from October 1. Please contact the Club at 220-5660 or visit its Facebook page @ Lusignan Golf Club for more information.
John Terry, who scored at Tottenham in September 2013, is a major doubtKick-off: 12pm, Sunday 29 November 2015Referee: Michael Oliver (Cramlington, Northumberland)BetVictor.com preview: Punters fancy Spurs over improving ChelseaMatch in a nutshell: Chelsea head to White Hart Lane aiming for back-to-back league wins for the first time this season.Six key battles: Including Jan Vertonghen v Diego Costa Injuries and suspensionsTOTTENHAM HOTSPURRuled out: Nabil Bentaleb (ankle), Nacer Chadli (ankle), Alex Pritchard (ankle)Fitness tests: Erik Lamela (groin)Suspended: Dele AlliCHELSEARuled out: Radamel Falcao (thigh), Thibaut Courtois (knee)Fitness tests: John Terry (ankle), Ramires (thigh) Possible line-upsTottenham: Lloris; Walker, Alderweireld, Vertonghen, Rose; Dier, Mason; Son, Dembele, Eriksen; Kane.Subs from: Vorm, Trippier, Wimmer, Fazio, Davies, Carroll, Onomah, Winks, Townsend, Lamela, Njie.Chelsea: Begovic; Ivanovic, Cahill, Zouma, Azpilicueta; Matic, Fabregas; Willian, Hazard, Pedro; Costa. Subs from: Blackman, Amelia, Aina, Djilobodji, Terry, Baba, Mikel, Loftus-Cheek, Ramires, Oscar, Traore, Kenedy, Remy. Vital statisticsForm guide – last five league matchesTottenham Hotspur total: W D W W D (11 points)Home: W W D W W (13 points)Chelsea total: W L L L W (6 points)Away: L L D L W (4 points)Top scorers – all competitionsTottenham Hotspur: Kane 10; Lamela 4; Dembele 3, Eriksen 3, Son 3; Alderweireld 2, Alli 2, Dier 2; Chadli 1, Mason 1, Walker 1.Chelsea: Willian 5; Costa 4; Ramires 3; Oscar 2, Pedro 2; Azpilicueta 1, Cahill 1, Fabregas 1, Falcao 1, Hazard 1, Kenedy 1, Matic 1, Remy 1, Zouma 1.Last five meetings1 March 2015: Chelsea 2 Tottenham 01 January 2015: Tottenham 5 Chelsea 33 December 2014: Chelsea 3 Tottenham 08 March 2014: Chelsea 4 Tottenham 028 September 2013: Tottenham 1 Chelsea 1Tottenham 1 win, Chelsea 3 wins, 1 draw Follow West London Sport on TwitterFind us on Facebook
It’s easy to make friends in South Africa’s culturally diverse population, which makes Mzansi a hit with expats.(Image credit: Andy Carter) Sulaiman PhilipThe 2014 edition of the HSBC Expat Explorer survey spins a really good story for South Africa. Expatriate workers looking for a balance between work and a decent family life rated South Africa the second best destination in the world, after New Zealand.The annual survey measures four categories: earnings, lifestyle, raising children and the cost of living. Countries made it on to the list if, and only if, there were at least 100 respondents from each locale. South Africa did not fare that well in the economic measures, but it was close to the top in the social categories. Or as one respondent put it, in South Africa I “enjoy improved quality of life i.e. better weather and more social events. There’s more luxurious housing and better value for your income.”The results are based on the subjective opinions of almost 3 000 expats. Switzerland was tops overall, South Africa 22nd, but the country outranked most others on social measures, like “great place to raise children”. South Africa’s cultural diversity also made it easier for expats to find their feet, and made it easier for them to find something to remind them of home.The international bank measured four social categories: (1) ability to befriend locals, (2) success in learning the local language, (3) capacity for integrating themselves into the community and fitting into a new culture, and (4) raising children abroad. Like expat parents in New Zealand, expats living in South Africa felt their children enjoyed a better quality of life, and believed their children were more well-rounded as a result of being integrated into the local community.Expat life has evolved to become about more than just a bigger pay cheque or better career prospects. While this does remain true for younger and newer entrants to the job market, for married expats and those with children especially, a more balanced and well-rounded experience for themselves and their children matter as much as salary.As they did in the Land of the Long White Cloud, expats in South Africa claimed that the scenery, diversity of the landscape and good weather made their new homes the best place to raise children. The expats who voted New Zealand and South Africa as the top two places to raise children also mentioned that they felt their children were safer and healthier since they moved because children grew up more active, outdoorsy and healthy.People in search of better job prospects headed to Saudi Arabia, Qatar or Kuwait, countries that scored very low on integration with the local community. Money matters of course. Switzerland was voted top but as an average, the Asian subcontinent – mostly South Africa’s Brics partners China and India – scored highest in the salary stakes. The global salary average is $92 000 (about R997 000), but in Asia you can pocket $120 000 although you have to contend with a higher cost of living.In Mercers 2014 Cost of Living survey, Hong Kong (3), Singapore (4), Tokyo (7), Shanghai (10), Beijing (11), Seoul (14), and Shenzhen (17) were the Asian cities that made the top 20 most expensive cities in the world. Covering 211 cities across the globe, the Mercer survey measures the cost of 200 items in each location including housing, transport, food, clothing, household goods and entertainment.Companies and governments use the Mercer index to set compensation allowances for expat employees. There are four African cities on the list, with Luanda in Angola rated as the most expensive city in the world. N’Djamena in Chad (2), Victoria in the Seychelles (13), and Libreville in Gabon (19) are all more expensive than South Africa’s most expensive city, Cap Town, which came in at a value for money 205.Economic opportunity in South Africa, generally, cannot match the prospects of the countries that make up the top 10 of HSBC’s list, but the friendliness of South Africans remains one of the country’s biggest assets. We face challenges, and sometimes we don’t get along with our neighbours, but the warm smiles and affection Mzansi shares with foreigners – guests or expats – is infectious. Expats feel their children are safer and healthier and lived a more active, outdoorsy and spirited life.(Image credit: Sandra Mallinson)
Kammuri turning to super typhoon less likely but possible — Pagasa Read Next Fire hits houses in Mandaluyong City “And it’s not anything personal, I’m not here to tirade anybody, I’m not here to go at any particular person or the organization, because I have nothing but love for Cleveland. I have nothing but love for the times that I spent there. It’s nothing about that.”After mostly keeping to himself since the trade went down, Irving further explained his motivations behind leaving Cleveland.“It’s just there comes a time when you mature as an individual. It’s time to make that decision,” he shared.“And there is no looking back from that standpoint. There is no time to figure out how to save someone’s feelings, when ultimately you have to be selfish in figuring out what you want to do. And it wasn’t about me not wanting to win. It wasn’t anything about that. I want to be extremely, extremely happy in perfecting my craft. And that was the only intent that I have in all of this.” Khristian Ibarrola /raADVERTISEMENT Nonong Araneta re-elected as PFF president LATEST STORIES Frontrow holds fun run to raise funds for young cancer patients LOOK: Loisa Andalio, Ronnie Alonte unwind in Amanpulo for 3rd anniversary BSP sees higher prices in November, but expects stronger peso, low rice costs to put up fight Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Appearing on ESPN’s “First Take,” the 25-year-old guard confirmed that he did not speak with LeBron about his trade request, nor did he feel obligated to do so.“Did you speak to LeBron James or talk to LeBron James before you and your representatives met with ownership before you let them know you wanted out?” host Stephen A. Smith candidly asked the four-time All-Star.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSWATCH: Drones light up sky in final leg of SEA Games torch runSPORTSSEA Games: Philippines picks up 1st win in men’s water poloSPORTSMalditas save PH from shutout“No. Why would I have to?” Irving responded, prompting Smith to say that LeBron might have taken it personally.Without mentioning his former teammate’s name, Irving calmly explained his side: “I don’t think you owe anything to another person in terms of figuring out what you want to do with your life.” E.T. returns to earth, reunites with grown-up Elliott in new ad Brace for potentially devastating typhoon approaching PH – NDRRMC Trending Articles PLAY LIST 00:50Trending Articles03:46Lacson: PH lost about P161.5B tax revenue from big trading partners in 201700:50Trending Articles01:37Protesters burn down Iran consulate in Najaf01:47Panelo casts doubts on Robredo’s drug war ‘discoveries’01:29Police teams find crossbows, bows in HK university01:35Panelo suggests discounted SEA Games tickets for students02:49Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games MOST READ Austin, Ravena lead PH team in 2017 FIBA Asia Champions Cup Former teammates Kyrie Irving (left) and LeBron James AFP/GETTY IMAGES FILE PHOTOKyrie Irving and LeBron James will share the court on opening night of the 2017-2018 NBA regular season next month. But for the first time in a long time, it won’t be as teammates.Irving recently demanded his way out of the Cleveland Cavaliers and got his wish when he was traded to the Boston Celtics.ADVERTISEMENT View comments
Cardale Jones Softball SwingUpdate: It turns out Joey Bosa doesn’t suck at softball. He hit a home run during the intra-team scrimmage.Earlier: Ohio State quarterback Cardale Jones is a gifted athlete – that’s been made clear over the past five or six months. But he doesn’t seem to have much talent for hitting a softball. Friday, OSU’s Instagram account posted a funny video of Jones completely whiffing on a high-arc softball pitch. One of his teammates took footage of it, and even slowed it down to show how much he missed the ball by.Thankfully, Ohio State fans don’t really have to worry here. Whatever 35+ softball team he joins two decades from now might want to, though.
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