Minnesota Knocked Off Wisconsin For The First Time Since 2003

first_imgMinnesota scores a touchdown against Wisconsin.MADISON, WISCONSIN – NOVEMBER 24: Mohamed Ibrahim #24 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers celebrates with teammates after scoring a touchdown in the second quarter against the Wisconsin Badgers at Camp Randall Stadium on November 24, 2018 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images)College football fans may not know this, but Wisconsin vs. Minnesota is actually the sport’s most-played rivalry game in history. For the last 14 years, however, it hasn’t been all that competitive. Wisconsin had won 14 contests in a row.Saturday, however, the tables finally turned. Minnesota, in search of its sixth win of the season, got a huge performance from Mohamed Ibrahim, who rushed for 121 yards and touchdown on 26 carries. The Golden Gophers both knocked off their hated rival for the first time in 15 years and qualified for a bowl game.Minnesota had not held Paul Bunyan’s Axe since 2003.The game wasn’t all that close, either. Minnesota won, 37-14, getting some payback for last year’s 31-0 defeat.Oh, and speaking of Minnesota, PJ Fleck and the Gophers are going to take Paul Bunyan’s Axe AND will be bowl eligible.— Kevin McGuire (@KevinOnCFB) November 24, 2018Paul Bunyan’s Axe is finally back home in Minnesota where it belongs! Great game Gophers! ⁦@IndignantMN⁩ #minnvswisc pic.twitter.com/nVvg5rnO4q— Kip Fontaine (@kip_fontaine) November 24, 2018After Minnesota’s win, the all-time series is now tied again. The two squads are 60-60-8 against each other.Wisconsin, after the loss, finishes the season with a 7-5 record. The Badgers will be a bowl team, but it will still be considered a disappointing season.For Minnesota, it’s a huge step forward in P.J. Fleck’s second year. In two years, he has an 11-13 record thus far.last_img read more

Prince Charles former hunt at risk of financial ruin after merger plans

Without a regular income hunts are unable to afford staff to look after the hounds, kennels or lay the artificial scent needed for legal trail hunting. Many of these City professionals also prefer to shoot pheasant or partridge on Saturdays because it is less expensive than paying for a horse and stables. One of the oldest hunts in the country is struggling to survive after plans to merge with another group collapsed. The Masters… The Quorn hunt in Leicestershire, which the Prince of Wales used to hunt with, is under threat not from saboteurs but new development concreting over traditional hunting fields and a new generation of huntsmen and women who cannot hunt in the week because they work.