WE’RE fine and Dandy at Haydock today.INDIAN DANDY is improving rapidly and can take another leap forward by winning Haydock’s Silver Bowl (2.55).He ran on the all-weather this winter with excellent results, picking up wins at Lingfield on debut and then Chelmsford at handicap level.Somehow, he was allowed to go off at 16-1 for his turf debut at Yarmouth last time out. He showed a high cruising speed before picking up well to run away from his rivals. BET £5 AND GET A FREE £10 BET WITH SUN BETS This is a step up in quality but he looks ready for it and a 6lb rise in the weights looks more than fair.These three-year-old handicaps are usually full of progressive types and this race is no different. Graphite Storm went down in a driving finish in good company at Ascot last time out.That showed his ability to handle a big field against 15 rivals and he was suited by the trip and fast ground. He wouldn’t have to improve much to … [Read more...] about Racing Tips – Top Tipster Steve Mullen’s best racing selections for Saturday, May 27
F1 TYCOON Bernie Ecclestone has been branded an “evil dwarf” by his son-in-law.James Stunt’s attack is the latest in his £5.5billion divorce row with 5ft 2in Bernie’s daughter Petra.The playboy, 35, later told The Sun: “I miss Petra and the kids terribly.”In a video posted online yesterday he slammed 86-year-old Bernie as a “filthy secondhand car dealer”.He was filmed in his dressing gown at London’s £3,000-a-night Jumeirah Carlton Tower hotel, where he is staying after a judge ordered him out of the family home in Chelsea.In the clip Stunt described the Ecclestones as a “mixture of the Kardashians and the Mansons family”.He went on: “Horrific allegations have been made against me... by an evil dwarf named Bernie Ecclestone.”Stunt later insisted Petra, 28, still loved him and he would never agree to a divorce.Fighting back tears, he said: “We have three beautiful … [Read more...] about James Stunt labels father-in-law Bernie Ecclestone an ‘evil dwarf’ and ‘filthy second hand car dealer’ in scathing online video rant
COPS were called to a “poisonous” bust-up between Formula One heiress Petra Ecclestone and husband James Stunt as they head for Britain’s biggest divorce battle.Simmering tensions between the pair boiled over and, in the confusion, Petra, 28, and their nanny found themselves locked in a bathroom at the couple's £50million home.A pal told the Sun on Sunday: “It was poisonous. James was furious.“The police were called but it was clear that no offence had been committed. However, Petra was badly shaken for hours afterwards.”Petra, daughter of Formula One tycoon Bernie Ecclestone, 86, is heading for Britain’s biggest divorce battle over their £5.5billion fortune.Last week she appeared at the High Court for a dramatic hearing which saw her husband make an apparent gun gesture at his billionaire father-in-law.Bernie says Stunt also punched him in the back in the courtroom.The court heard Stunt, who was once rumoured to be worth … [Read more...] about Police were called after bitter bust-up between Petra Ecclestone and estranged husband James Stunt at their £50million home — and the row left F1 heiress and nanny locked in bathroom
DONALD Trump was nearly castrated by an angry New Jersey mobster after the billionaire tried to bed the gangster’s daughter, according to a Pulitzer Prize winning journalist.Author David Cay Johnston alleges that the Republican Presidential candidate fell in love with the off-spring of high-rolling gambler Robert Libutti – while he was still married to his first wife Ivana.In his book The Making of Donald Trump, Johnston reports horse dealer Libutti had connections to notorious New York mob boss John Gotti.The property tycoon allegedly ‘moved on’ the gangster’s daughter Edith Libutti in the late-1980s while her father was one of Trump Plaza casino’s best customers.According to the book, when Libutti got wind of Trump’s intentions, he told him: “Donald, I’ll f-----g pull your balls from your legs.”Before this threat, the book claims The Donald had fallen madly in love with Edith and lavished her with gifts.He even … [Read more...] about Donald Trump ‘was threatened with CASTRATION when he tried to bed notorious gangster’s daughter in the 1980s’
JOHN Travolta revealed his incredible hair transformation as he showed off a fuller look on the red carpet on Wednesday night.The Hollywood actor brushed his thick locks back off his face into a loose quiff as he attended Tony Bennett's 90th birthday party at the Rockefeller Centre in New York.The Pulp Fiction actor has sported a number of different hairstyles over the years, most recently going grey for his role as mob boss John Gotti in his upcoming flick Gotti: In The Shadow Of My Father.The film is a family affair for the star as his wife Kelly Preston is playing his on-screen wife Victoria DiGiorgio.His longer luscious locks are in stark contrast to the almost-bald picture of him that emerged last year.A gym goer got a selfie with the star when he working out at a gym in Florida at 3am showing the star with a receding hairline.However, it's not known if John had any help getting his mane looking full and healthy again, although it's been rumoured for years that the … [Read more...] about John Travolta reveals incredible hair transformation
MICHAEL "Mikey Scars" DiLeonardo was the ultimate mafia supergrass.His brave testimony against members of the Gambino crime family in court led to 80 successful convictions.Born in 1955 in New York City into second generation Sicilian family, Michael DiLeonardo grew up in an Italian neighbourhood in Brooklyn.Aged 10 DiLeonardo was attacked by a dog which inspired his nickname “Mikey Scars”.Throughout his teens he was a member of violent street gangs.Later on he was to testify at the trials of members of the Gabino Mafia family.DiLeonardo and his family now live in secret under the federal Witness Protection Program.During his misspent teens DiLeonardo began running errands for associates of the powerful Gambino family - who hired him aged 21.From then on he was heavily involved in racketeering and various other nefarious operations.Gabino boss Paul Castellano was assassinated by John J Gotti in 1985 who then became chief - ushering in a violent era in which DiLeonardo … [Read more...] about Who is Mikey ‘Scars’ DiLeonardo, how was he linked to the Gambino mafia family and what happened to his wife Toni-Marie?
THE grandson of infamous mob boss John Gotti made a stunning start to his career as an MMA fighter over the weekend.On what would have been his grandfather’s 77th birthday, 24-year-old John Gotti III showed all the instincts of a top class hitman with a quick-fire brutal win.It took him less than a round to pick-up his first victory in his maiden bout with a TKO triumph over fellow welterweight Johnny Adams at CES MMA 46 on Friday.The clash was part of the night’s preliminary card and was not shown live on television, but a video of him in action has emerged on Twitter.Gotti III has said his MMA interest stemmed from his father – John A.Gotti aka Junior Gotti – following his release from prison after a 2008 indictment on racketeering and murder conspiracy failed to stick.He said: “When my father first came home from prison, (MMA) was a means for us to bond.“We would watch all the big fights together at home, as well as attending several cards in New … [Read more...] about Grandson of infamous New York City mobster boss John Gotti shows killer instinct on MMA debut
A US judge on Thursday ruled that Mexico's infamous drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman must remain in solitary confinement at a high-security New York City to keep him from attempting to control his nacrotics-trafficking empire. In a written statement, US District Judge Brian Cogan in Brooklyn said that confinement is necessary "to ensure that the defendant cannot coordinate an escape from prison, direct any violence against cooperators or manage any aspect of the Sinaloa cartel's enterprise." Guzman, who was extradited to the US in January, stands accused of leading Mexico's notorious Sinaloa cartel known for major cross-border drug-trafficking operations and violent attacks against rivals and security forces. He has denied allegations that he led a multibillion-dollar international drug trafficking operation that involved brutal assassinations and kidnappings. Since arriving to the US, Guzman has been locked up for 23 hours per days in a 6-by-3.7-meter (20-by-12-foot) cell in … [Read more...] about Still a danger, US judge rules ‘El Chapo’ must remain in solitary confinement