I’m not Pakistan team’s dietician nor mother: Sania Mirza responds to scathing attack from Veena Malik

first_img India Today Web Desk New DelhiJune 18, 2019UPDATED: June 18, 2019 14:01 IST Sania Mirza issued a stern reply to Veena Malik on TwitterHIGHLIGHTSIndia beat Pakistan by 89 runs on SundayVeena Malik was slammed by Sania Mirza after the former raised questions about Mirza’s parentingMirza later decided to take a break from TwitterWhile India beating Pakistan in World Cups is no news anymore, the aftermath of Pakistan’s defeat against their arch-rivals has left many at the mercy of unnecessary bashing and criticism. Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza, who is married to Pakistan all-rounder Shoaib Malik often finds herself at the centre of such storms. And after Pakistan’s loss on Sunday, it wasn’t any different for her.When pictures of Sania and Shoaib sitting in a Manchester restaurant ahead of the India-Pakistan clash, along with their new-born son surfaced on social media, Pak actress Veena Malik took to Twitter to point out to Sania that she was worried that such places are ‘hazardous’ for kids.”Sania, I am actually so worried for the kid. You guys took him to a sheesha place isn’t it Hazardious? Also as far as I know Archie’s is all about junk food which isn’t good for athletes/Boys. You must know well as you are mother and athlete yourself?”: tweeted Veena.Sania, I am actually so worried for the kid. You guys took him to a sheesha place isn’t it Hazardious? Also as far as I know Archie’s is all about junk food which isn’t good for athletes/Boys. You must know well as you are mother and athlete yourself? https://t.co/RRhaDfggusVEENA MALIK (@iVeenaKhan) June 17, 2019The comment seems to have infuriated Sania and she shot back her stern reply by saying that she cares about her son ‘more than anyone else’.”Veena, I have not taken my kid to a sheesha place. Not that it’s any of your or the rest of the world’s business cause I think I care bout my son a lot more than anyone else does. I am not Pakistan cricket team’s dietician nor am I their mother or principal or teacher”: read Mirza’s reply to Veena.advertisementVeena,I hav not taken my kid to a sheesha place. Not that it’s any of your or the rest of the world’s business cause I think I care bout my son a lot more than anyone else does 🙂 secondly I am not Pakistan cricket team’s dietician nor am I their mother or principal or teacher https://t.co/R4lXSm794BSania Mirza (@MirzaSania) June 17, 2019Later Mirza seemed to have mellowed down and while trying to end the discussion she wrote: “Thank you for your concern though. Means a lot”To know when they sleep,wake up and eat ..thank you for your concern though .. means a lot https://t.co/R4lXSm794BSania Mirza (@MirzaSania) June 17, 2019Mirza, later announced that she was taking a break from the social media site by saying: ‘Twitter cracks me up.. and some ppl for sure .. you guys really need other mediums of taking your frustrations out ..peace out guys… it’s break time’.Twitter cracks me up and some ppl for sure .. you guys really need other mediums of taking your frustrations out ..peace out guys it’s break timeSania Mirza (@MirzaSania) June 17, 2019Also Read | Sania Mirza takes a Twitter break after being trolled for Pakistan’s loss vs IndiaAlso Read | World Cup 2019: I won’t be going back home alone – Sarfaraz Ahmed warns Pakistan teammatesFor sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byAjay Tiwari Tags :Follow Sania MirzaFollow Shoaib MalikFollow Veena MalikFollow World Cup 2019 I’m not Pakistan team’s dietician nor mother: Sania Mirza responds to scathing attack from Veena MalikWorld Cup 2019: After Pakistani actress, Veena Malik questioned Sania Mirza’s decision to take her kid to a ‘bar’ in Manchester, the tennis star shot back by saying that she knows better how to take care of her sonadvertisement Nextlast_img read more

What is Alex Scott’s net worth?

first_imgAlex Scott has emerged as one of the leading football TV pundits in recent years, helping to pave the way for female broadcasters in the sport. She had a successful playing career of her own, featuring for Arsenal, Birmingham City and Boston Breakers before retiring in 2018 at the age of 33. Since swapping her boots for a microphone, Scott has regularly appeared on Sky Sports’ and BBC Sport’s coverage of top-flight football in England.  Article continues below Editors’ Picks Ox-rated! Dream night in Genk for Liverpool ace after injury nightmare Messi a man for all Champions League seasons – but will this really be Barcelona’s? Are Chelsea this season’s Ajax? Super-subs Batshuayi & Pulisic show Blues can dare to dream Time for another transfer? Giroud’s Chelsea spell set to end like his Arsenal career But how much exactly is Scott worth? Goal takes a look. What is Alex Scott’s net worth? How much does Alex Scott earn? What has Alex Scott said about sexism? How many social media followers does Alex Scott have? What charity work does Alex Scott do?What is Alex Scott’s net worth? Estimates online regarding Scott’s net worth range from £100,000 ($127,000) to 2 million ($2.5m).How much does Alex Scott earn? Alex Scott The Best FIFA Football Awards 09012017Although the former England international started and ended her career at Arsenal, she had a two-year spell in the USA with Boston Breakers at a time when players were paid significantly more on the western side of the Atlantic.But Scott insists she did not move for financial reasons, previously telling The Guardian: “People assume I went for the money but it wasn’t that, it was so I could improve in a way that wasn’t possible here. Now though you can develop your game by staying in England, you don’t have to go to America or Sweden any more.“I was never motivated by money. I wanted to be an FA Cup finalist, I wanted to walk up the steps at Wembley. I wanted to win the league. I still only ever want to win trophies. No matter what happens to our game, money won’t be a motivation for me.”The amount Scott is paid by the BBC and Sky Sports is unknown. Alan Shearer earns between £410,000 ($522,000) and £420,000 ($535,000) for his role on  Match of the Day. What has Alex Scott said about sexism? Scott has received a huge amount of abuse due to her gender since appearing as a pundit for men’s football games.Towards the end of the 2018-19 season, her first campaign as a regular broadcaster, the former Gunner spoke out about the mental effects of some comments on social media comments. Happy #InternationalWomenDay ‘FOOTBALL is FOOTBALL’ICYMI: A poem I wrote last year about diversity 📃 #IWD pic.twitter.com/8nnhjwOzhe — Alex Scott MBE (@AlexScott) March 8, 2019 “Twitter is there for everyone to see. I think I get it (sexist abuse) every single day now,” Scott said on the BBC.”I went through a stage over Christmas when it got hard to handle. At the time I was, ‘right, I’m going to come off Twitter and move away from social media’.”But then I thought that it has been my strong presence on social media that’s allowed me to connect with fans and that by coming off Twitter I was allowing them to win.”So that’s when I put out a tweet saying, ‘actually, I’m not going anywhere and I’m going to keep doing what I’m doing’.How many social media followers does Alex Scott have? Despite Scott’s admission she thought about coming off of Twitter and other social media channels, she has remained active.At the time of writing, she has over 230,000 Twitter followers and over 295,000 Instagram followers. She keeps fans up to date on her activities as a pundit as well as posting her opinions on current events within the game. What charity work does Alex Scott do? Scott has taken part in a number of charitable ventures in recent years.In 2016, the Arsenal captain went to Iraq to help raise money for Save the Children, and has previously been an ambassador for the Street Child World Cup.She has frequently spoken out about her difficult upbringing in London, and said in 2013: “The enjoyment of playing football gave me a positive pathway but I could have taken a very different path. Football made me want to train and stay disciplined. It kept me away from things like drugs. Young people are faced with the temptation to stray all the time.””Football was my way out and my career has taken me all over the world. I feel I am so lucky that I want to give back through football.”last_img read more

WiPay launches new service for cash payments online

WiPay Guyana, an online payment solution, has launched a new feature enables businesses to accept both credit card and now, ‘cash’ payments online.Sacha Thompson WiPay COO speaking at the launch.As such, Caribbean Airlines in partnership with WiPay, today announced a new way to pay for your Airline tickets in Guyana.“Imagine sitting in the comfort of your home in Hinterland, and you do not possess a credit card. Not a problem! Now you can purchase your Caribbean Airlines ticket over the phone with a WiPay Top Up Voucher at any time, day or night, without having to physically go into Caribbean Airline’s Office in Georgetown. This ladies and gentlemen is innovation in customer experience through technology,” explained Sacha Thompson, COO of WiPay.WiPay’s new online payment gateway offers a world-class payment solution for Guyanese businesses who would like to sell their products and services online. “The best part is getting started is free, quick, easy and secure!” a press release from the firms noted.With WiPay, businesses can make and receive payments online by simply downloading the WiPay plugin for free and integrating it onto their website or Mobile App.Alternatively, businesses without websites can use WiPay’s ‘Send an Invoice’ feature to send an electronic invoice directly to a customer’s email, who then has the option to pay via credit card or with ‘cash’ from within the email’s window.WiPay’s approach of allowing ‘cash’ payments online follows the already familiar mobile ‘Top Up’ culture that exists in the Caribbean.A customer can simply go to any authorized WiPay partner location (e.g. Bill Express), purchase a ‘WiPay Top Up’ for the required amount. The customer can then use the Top Up’s unique 12-digit code to make a ‘cash’ payment online to any business that uses WiPay’s payment gateway.Caribbean Airlines is the first in the market to offer this new convenient service to its customers in Guyana as it continues to innovate in customer experience. Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)RelatedCaribbean Airlines enters deal with Dubai-based airlineAugust 3, 2015In “Business”CAL ultimatum withdrawn as ‘dumping of duty-free items’ issue resolvedJune 21, 2016In “Business”Flag Carrier required for Category One statusSeptember 8, 2015In “Business” read more