WikiNow lets you discover the news you care about, follow the topics that matter to you and share your favourite stories with your friends.

© WikiNow

Partick Thistle manager Alan Archibald described Ian Maxwell as 'perfect' for SFA top job - HeraldScotland

A FOOTBALL man at the head of Scottish football. What heady times we live in. Ian Maxwell, a former player, coach and still at this moment the managing director of Partick Thistle, should be unveiled by the SFA as their next chief executive next week ...

English rugby player Ian Williams (27) passes away after collapsing at training - Independent.ie

Williams, an Oxford graduate, made six appearances for his club, who said in a statement: "It is with great sadness that Doncaster RFC announces the passing of prop forward Ian Williams. "Ian collapsed at training at Castle Park this morning and ...

Rhino poaching: Latest figures show a decade of bloodshed in South Africa - The Independent

When just 13 rhinos were poached in South Africa in 2007, it seemed like the problem was nearly under control – but over a 10-year period, the numbers soared. We explore the legacy of conservationist Dr Ian Player, and the monumental task of keeping ...

Ian Harvey's nephew, Mackenzie set to become youngest player to play in BBL - CricTracker

Mackenzie Harvey, whose uncle Ian played 73 ODIs for his country, hit a fantastic 58 from just 49 balls at the Drummoyne Oval ahead of the ODI leg between England and Austalia. He showed precocious talent, and more than a little self-confidence, to ...

A brief paddling history of the Dusi Canoe Marathon race - Zululand Observer

The notion of racing down the uMsundusi and uMngeni rivers was born during World War II when Ian Player, sitting around a campfire in Italy tired and homesick, came up with the idea of a formal race downriver from Pietermaritzburg to Durban. On his ...

Mantis Collection part of the uMfolozi Big Five Reserve development - RNews

The uMfolozi Big 5 Reserve epitomises what Mantis stands for: “Man And Nature Together Is Sustainable”. It also brings full circle, the friendship Adrian Gardiner, Founder of Mantis and Chairman of the Wilderness Foundation Global, had with Dr Ian Player.

Lake County all-area team - Chicago Daily Herald

Ian Fitzgerald Lake ZurichThe Lake Zurich offense was the most prolific in the area and players behind the scenes such as Fitzgerald were critical. The 6-foot-6, 300-pound senior offensive lineman was the biggest player on the Bears' roster. "Ian ...

Shakib inducted into MCC's World Cricket Committee - ESPNcricinfo.com

"Ian played with some of the biggest names that the West Indies have ever had in the game and having toured the globe as a commentator since retirement, he will be able to offer a view of the game as both a player and through the eyes of the media.

Why families stretch their budgets for high-priced youth sports - W*USA 9

When it comes to Ian's golf, the Davis family is all in, and they aren't just traveling to Scotland, or dropping thousands for one tournament. Since Ian played his first golf tournament at age 7, the couple's financial commitment to his athletic ...

2017 SAB Environmental Awards open for entries - Bizcommunity.com

The annual SAB Environmental Media Awards and Environmentalist of the Year 2017 is open for entries. The awards, now in its 29th year, were started by the late conservationist Dr Ian Player to recognise members of the media who have excelled in ...

Respected journalist at Midlands Forum talk - Maritzburg Sun

The Maritzburg College Old Boy has written four books, Into the River of Life: a biography of Ian Player (Jonathan Ball, 2013); The Crucible: forging South Africa's future (New Paradigm Press 1991) – co-written with Dr Don Beck; Last Outpost (Tekweni ...

Three overlooked takeaways from the Players Championship - ESPN

Over the years, Ian Poulter has played the role of villain so well, and done such a good job of getting under the skin of American fans at every Ryder Cup, that it's easy to understand why he has become a lightning rod for galleries in the United States.

Ian Poulter's bid for fairytale Players' Championship win thwarted by fresh-faced Korean Si Woo Kim - The Sun

IAN POULTER'S bid for a fairytale Players' Championship triumph was thwarted by a kid who looks like he should still be read bedtime stories. Poulter, who only got into Sawgrass through the side door after American Brian Gay convinced PGA Tour they ...

Ian Poulter near Players stunner, thanks to fellow pro's sharp wife - New York Post

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — Ian Poulter was not even supposed to be here. Then he got what amounted to a get-out-of-jail free card. And now he's in position to win the Players Championship. Poulter carded a 1-under 71 in Saturday's third round, the only ...

Ian Poulter marks change of fortune with charge at Players Championship - The Guardian

It is typical of Ian Poulter to make the most of opportunity. He has made a career out of doing that, frequently in the face of adversity. Only a fortnight ago it appeared the Englishman's exemption status on the PGA Tour was no more after he missed ...

Andrew Muir: Fighting rhino poachers only the start – all wildlife needs help - BizNews

Part of the Davos charm is the eclectic group that gather for a week in January in Europe's highest town. Among them this year was Andrew Muir, CEO of the Wilderness Foundation, an organisation founded by the legendary conservationist Ian Player ...

Ian Harkes wins Hermann Trophy as college soccer's best player - Washington Post

Fairfax's Ian Harkes, a Gonzaga High School graduate who last month capped a sterling college career by leading Wake Forest to the national final, was awarded the Hermann Trophy on Friday as NCAA soccer's best male player. Maryland sophomore ...

Gordon Wild, Ian Harkes, Andi Sullivan among Hermann Trophy finalists - Washington Post

In 1987, as a senior at the University of Virginia, John won the MAC player of the year award, which, 15 years later, merged with the Hermann to create a unified trophy. Ian played in United's youth academy years ago and is apparently eligible for an ...

Lanny McDonald, Bob Neely and Ian Turnbull: Looking back on one of the best Toronto Maple Leafs drafts ever - Maple Leafs Hot Stove

Michael Langlois of Vintage Leaf Memories will stop by Maple Leafs Hot Stove throughout the Maple Leafs' centennial season to provide his reflections on past Leaf teams and players from his sixty-plus years of following the Blue and White.

Why legalising rhino horn trading will save the threatened Big Five member - BizNews

South Africa will host 183 countries at the two-week conference. An article by an Australian freelance journalist, Mic Smith was posted on the Daily Maverick website on 13 September in which he alleged that the late Dr Ian Player would have been ...

Ian Cedric Audley Player DMS was a South African international conservationist.

Ian Player en Prins Bernhard (1981).jpg
Born (1927-03-15)15 March 1927
Johannesburg, South Africa
Died 30 November 2014(2014-11-30) (aged 87)
KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Nationality South African
Occupation Nature conservationist
Employer Natal Parks Board
Spouse(s) Ann Player
Website ianplayer.com

Ian Cedric Audley Player DMS (15 March 1927 – 30 November 2014) was a South African international conservationist.