Strong in the air game, both in his area and the opposite, with 1.85 of height and inhuman determination to leave the skin in every set of the game, Giménez is one of those players who represent the shield, which the fans consider to be a youth team, arrived in the 2013-14 season. Third rojiblanco captain, at the moment Savic and Felipe seem to be the holders for the Cholo. Giménez must return to recover his place … While from the Premier they tempt him. Dejan Lovren (30 years) ends his contract with Liverpool this June and the Klopp team already manages a list of futures in which there is a rojiblanco central: Alessandro Bastoni (20 years old), from Inter; Dayot Upamecano (21 years old), from Lepzig; and José María Giménez (25 years old), from Atlético. Around these three the dais reho defoliate the daisy. They look for youth and forcefulness in the area. Commander have contract with the rojiblanco club until 2023 and a clause that amounted to 120 million in the last renovation. He is a pillar of Cholo, although this season he has been persecuted by injuries again.Called to inherit the presence of Godín in the dressing room and on the board, and not only on his bib, these injuries have barely allowed him to participate in the team. In the League he has played only 41% of the possible minutes, in total he has lost 18 games. He returned to Anfield to play 14 ’against Liverpool, ten games after the last time: it had been in the Spanish Super Cup that he played until his twins screamed for ice packs for pain.
Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil “Absolutely,” Klay Thompson said about playing a memorable, statement-making Game 1. “We did not end the season on a high note, we kind of hobbled into the playoffs. We know how talented we are. We know how good we are. We have been here before in the postseason and know what it takes to win.”And they still know how to win in impressive fashion on the NBA’s big stage.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crownDurant, Thompson and Draymond Green took charge in Game 1 of the first-round series to elevate the Warriors’ intensity at last playing without fellow All-Star and injured two-time MVP Stephen Curry, sidelined since March 23 with a sprained left knee.Thompson found his shooting touch and scored 27 points, making 11 of 13 shots, while 7-footer JaVale McGee started in Steve Kerr’s center-by-committee approach and contributed 15 points, four rebounds and two blocked shots in 16 minutes. Green contributed 12 points, 11 assists and eight rebounds. Jo Koy draws ire for cutting through Cebu City traffic with ‘wang-wang’ MOST READ Iguodala, who started just seven games all season before Saturday, had missed four of the final five regular-season games with a sore left knee.Kerr went with his best defensive unit.“I thought it was important to re-establish our defense, one way or another, win or lose,” Kerr said. “That’s the reason this is a championship team. It’s the defense that has been the key for this team for years.”TIP-INSSpurs: The Spurs, still without injured star Kawhi Leonard, never led and shot 40 percent. … San Antonio visited Golden State for the third time in as many months. They lost at Oracle on Feb. 10 and March 8.Warriors: The Warriors had 32 assists on 44 field goals, 23 of those assists on 33 made baskets through the third. … Golden State is 6-2 vs. the Spurs in the postseason at home. … The Warriors have won six straight playoff openers.CURRY UPDATECurry, who Kerr ruled out for the entire first round, was re-examined Friday and continues to make solid progress. He will ramp up the intensity of his on-court rehab work this week with running and lateral movement as he did in recent days and is scheduled to be re-evaluated again in one week.He worked through one-legged jumps onto his injured knee during pregame warmups and got in some shooting.“When he’s ready, he’s ready but he’s making progress, which is a good sign,” Kerr said. Truck driver killed in Davao del Sur road accident Rudy Gay led the Spurs with 15 points off the bench as leading scorer LaMarcus Aldridge was limited to 14 points on 5-for-12 shooting.“The first quarter we looked like deer in the headlights,” Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said.Game 2 in the best-of-seven series is Monday night at Oracle Arena.The Warriors looked unbeatable again. And that was without the do-everything Curry.Golden State said all week it’s a new season, then went out and showed it. The Warriors have plans for nothing short of a repeat title.ADVERTISEMENT Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Golden State Warriors’ Kevin Durant, right, drives the ball around San Antonio Spurs’ Patty Mills (8) during the first half in Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)OAKLAND, Calif. — The Golden State Warriors had something to prove all right: Oh yes, they plan to stay on top in these playoffs despite a disappointing finish to the regular season.Kevin Durant helped the defending champions get defensive in a hurry, finishing with 24 points, eight rebounds and seven assists and the Warriors returned to their old dominant selves at playoff time to beat the cold-shooting San Antonio Spurs 113-92 on Saturday.ADVERTISEMENT A ride fantastic for Azkals Scientists seek rare species survivors amid Australia flames P16.5-M worth of aid provided for Taal Volcano eruption victims — NDRRMC Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Green group flags ‘overkill’ use of plastic banderitas in Manila Sto. Niño feast Judy Ann’s 1st project for 2020 is giving her a ‘stomachache’ Jiro Manio arrested for stabbing man in Marikina “We’re a championship ballclub. We know what it takes this time a year to win,” Green said. “… We’re primed for this. A lot of people tend to forget what we’re capable of. We know.”Golden State came with the kind of swarming defense it is so used to playing but hadn’t exhibited much lately as rotations were mixed and matched because of injuries and illness.San Antonio couldn’t keep up from the opening tip.“We were just very overly excited, overzealous,” San Antonio’s Danny Green said. “Overreacting to a lot of things because we are so excited that we’re in the playoffs and playing, obviously, the best team in the world.”Beat up and missing its four All-Stars at times, Golden State endured a stretch losing seven of 10 last month.Golden State swept San Antonio in the Western Conference Finals a year ago on the way to a second championship in three seasons and an astonishing, record-setting 16-1 postseason run.Kerr always said his team would be ready when these playoffs came around.The Warriors were determined to pick up their defense, and they did just that.Green, Durant and the others quickly closed on shooters and got hands up to alter shots.2015 Finals MVP Andre Iguodala moved into the starting lineup for the 2018 edition of that “Strength In Numbers” mantra — and all those bright yellow T-shirts through the arena are there to back it. LATEST STORIES FAMILY AFFAIRKerr’s son, Nick, is on the Spurs staff and the team jokingly voted him out of the film room Friday for fear of him sharing Spurs secrets with the enemy.“I let the team vote on whether they wanted him to stay in the room or not,” Popovich said. “Truly, we did, we took a vote. It was a mock vote but they all voted that he had to leave the room. I overruled them and so I let him stay, because he’s wonderful and of course we trust him. But he did have dinner with his family last night, so we’ll see.”Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next View comments
Jury of 7 men, 5 women selected for Weinstein rape trial LATEST STORIES View comments Which way to the NBA Finals? MOST READ The Philippine Azkals will leave no stone unturned in preparing for two major tournaments in the next eight months.Speaking at the Business of Football-Philippines conference at New World Hotel in Makati Friday, Azkals manager Dan Palami said they have already lined up training camps for the buildup for the AFF Suzuki Cup in November and the AFC Asian Cup in January.ADVERTISEMENT China population now over 1.4 billion as birthrate falls Dave Chappelle donates P1 million to Taal relief operations SEA Games: Centeno tops Amit for gold anew as Filipinas end up 1-2 in 10-ball PLAY LIST 02:35SEA Games: Centeno tops Amit for gold anew as Filipinas end up 1-2 in 10-ball01:4420 Sea Games-related incidents so far, says NCRPO02:10SEA Games 2019: Didal collects 2nd skateboard gold02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award The Azkals coaching job remained vacant almost two months after Thomas Dooley’s deal expired last March.“We are in the final stages of our evaluation and we will be making an announcement on June 14,” Palami said. Steam emission over Taal’s main crater ‘steady’ for past 24 hours Jiro Manio arrested for stabbing man in Marikina Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding In fight vs corruption, Duterte now points to Ayala, MVP companies as ‘big fish’ Winfrey details her decision to withdraw from Simmons film Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Members of the national side will remain tied up with their clubs for the next three months before the Azkals converge in September for a camp in Bahrain. Palami said the Azkals would play a club team in Manama on Sept. 7 before taking on the Bahrain national team four days later.For the October international window, the Azkals boss said he is closely coordinating with the Philippine Football Federation in setting up a friendly match against a team that just played in the World Cup, preferably Australia. Another camp in the Middle East is scheduled on the last week of the year before the Azkals travel to Dubai for their Jan. 7 match against South Korea.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown“We will prepare the best way we can,” said Palami. “These are two important tournament that we’ve been looking forward to for quite some time.”The Azkals are also identifying Filipinos who were born and raised abroad for possible selection to the team in the future.
Japeth Aguilar embraces role, gets rewarded with Finals MVP plum Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew LATEST STORIES Tim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college NCAA postpones Friday games due to ‘Ompong’ Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Allen Durham still determined to help Meralco win 1st PBA title Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Members of the United States team attend the draw ahead of Davis Cup semifinal matches between Croatia and United States in Zadar, Croatia, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic)ZADAR, Croatia — Serena Williams isn’t getting much support from the men on the United States’ Davis Cup team over her insinuation that sexism played a role in the code violations she received during the U.S. Open final.Then again, Steve Johnson, Mike Bryan and Ryan Harrison are trying their best to stay out of the debate since Carlos Ramos, the chair umpire who penalized Williams, is also handling their best-of-five semifinal series against Croatia this weekend.ADVERTISEMENT MOST READ “It’s been polarized and in some ways politicized,” U.S. captain Jim Courier told The Associated Press on Thursday. “But we have no doubt that Carlos was just enforcing the rules as he sees them.”Williams was given three code violations by Ramos in her straight-set loss to Naomi Osaka on Saturday, and Williams and critics inside and outside of tennis argued that she wasn’t treated the same as some male players.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSJapeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for GinebraSPORTSGolden State Warriors sign Lee to multiyear contract, bring back Chriss“Look, I don’t want this to come out the wrong way,” Johnson said. “But he enforced rules that have been enforced on me over the years.“I’ve never been called for coaching, but the racket abuse, the verbal abuse,” Johnson added. “That’s just part of the sport. I think a lot of it maybe got over-amplified because it was the finals of the U.S. Open.” Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew “The one thing we know about Davis Cup is that rankings rarely matter,” Courier said. “Davis Cup is highly unpredictable and playing for your country can affect people in different ways, shapes and forms.”Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil “He’s always been a fair, level-headed guy and made a decision in the heat of the moment. If it was wrong or right, I’m not the judge,” said Bryan, a doubles specialist.“I think we’re all cognizant of the fact that three strikes and you’re going to get a game penalty,” Bryan added. “I don’t think we would ever try to push it that far, especially in this Davis Cup format — we’re not going to dock our country a game. You don’t really crack rackets or berate umpires in this format; you kind of look to your team for support.”Marin Cilic, Croatia’s top player, also had nothing but respect for Ramos. Although Cilic, the 2014 U.S. Open champion, noted: “I’m not a guy that gets too many code violations. … I’m quite cool.”The 51st-ranked Harrison, who was called in as a late replacement for the injured Jack Sock, said the women’s final “was a very touchy situation.”“It’s hard to say one side or the other without causing a big stir,” Harrison said. “In a situation where we know Serena is unbelievable; she’s iconic; and we know that Carlos is there because he’s worthy of being there for those matches.“I know Carlos and I know he’s not looking to put himself in a difficult position. I truly believe he was trying to do what he felt like was right at the time and always in heated situations it’s going to be a very sticky, sticky spot whenever it’s in a Grand Slam final like that.”Against Croatia, Johnson will face Borna Coric in Friday’s opening singles match, followed by Cilic versus Davis Cup debutant Frances Tiafoe.In Saturday’s doubles, Ivan Dodig and Mate Pavic will face Bryan and Harrison. The reverse singles are on Sunday.The winner will meet either France or Spain in the final.The Americans are missing their top two players: No. 10 John Isner is staying home while his wife awaits the birth of their child, and Sock hurt his hip en route to winning the U.S. Open doubles title with Bryan. Phivolcs: Slim probability of Taal Volcano caldera eruption Gov’t to employ 6,000 displaced by Taal USTA president and CEO Katrina Adams was overheard apologizing to Ramos on the sidelines of the draw ceremony. A USTA spokesman said Adams was not speaking to media, while Ramos was not available for questions.Courier said there was nothing to discuss with his team over Ramos.“We’re here to play; Carlos is here to umpire; and we don’t expect anything out of the ordinary,” Courier said.While Ramos is known as a stickler for the rules, the U.S. team won’t have to worry about coaching violations since captains sit court-side during Davis Cup matches and are permitted to give advice throughout the match.During the final against Osaka, Williams got a warning for violating a rarely enforced rule against receiving coaching from the sidelines. An indignant Williams emphatically defended herself, denying she had cheated. A short time later, she smashed her racket in frustration and was docked a point. She protested and demanded an apology from the umpire, who penalized her a game.ADVERTISEMENT View comments
It was water and colours galore in many communities across the country and it was no different in the villages surrounding the Wales Estate for last week’s Phagwah or Holi observance.However, while the youth and many of the adults participated in the festivities, depleted finances and reduced economic prospects were on the minds of manyBoys in Vreisland, WBD enjoying a game of cricket on Sundayhousewives and their spouses. On a visit to Vriesland, West Bank Demerara (WBD) on Sunday, residents told <<
The mother of wanted man Alfie Norman Garraway was on Wednesday hauled before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts to answer to a narcotics trafficking charge.Roseann Garraway, a food vendor, of 71 Norton Street, Lodge, Georgetown, appeared before Principal Magistrate Faith McGusty and pleaded not guilty to the charge.The charge stated that on October 5, 2019, at Norton Street, she had in her possession 39 grams of marijuana for the purpose of trafficking. The 55-year-old woman was represented by Attorney-at-Law Siand Dhurjon.Police Prosecutor Annalisa Brummel informed the court that on October 5, Police, acting on information, went to the woman’s home, carried out a raid and found the cannabis in her bedroom.The Prosecutor told the court that when the cannabis was discovered, the woman admitted ownership. A further search was conducted and an illegal firearm, along with ammunition, was found, which belonged to the woman’s son, Alfie.The Prosecutor further objected to bail being granted on the grounds of the prevalence of the offence and the penalty the charge attracts.Magistrate McGusty placed the defendant on $60,000 bail. The case will continue on November 6, 2019.Alfie Norman Garraway, 39, is wanted by the Guyana Police Force (GPF) for questioning in relation to possession of a firearm and ammunition at Norton Street, on October 5, 2019.
0Shares0000Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez, pictured in August 2017, downplayed the fight between his players Jamaal Lascelles and Mohamed Diame, saying he had seen worseLONDON, United Kingdom, May 17 – West Ham are planning on making a move for Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez.The Spaniard almost became Hammers boss in the summer of 2015 before they were gazumped by Real Madrid. West Ham co-owner David Sullivan remains on good terms with Benitez.Benitez is believed to have a £6m release clause in his Newcastle contract and wants assurances about his transfer budget before committing his long-term future to the club.The 58-year-old remains in discussions over a contract extension in the north-east, as his present deal has only 12 months left to run.Benitez has earned plaudits for guiding the Magpies to an impressive 10th-place finish in the Premier League, capped by a 3-0 romp against Chelsea on the final day.Sky Sports News also reported on Wednesday that West Ham had met with representatives of former Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini, although it is understood wages are a major stumbling block.The Hammers confirmed earlier in the day that David Moyes would not return to his role as manager following the expiration of his six-month deal.Hammers co-owner David Sullivan said: “We aim to appoint a high-calibre figure who we feel will lead the club into an exciting future for our loyal supporters within the next 10 days.”West Ham are also interested in Paulo Fonseca, manager of Ukrainian club Shakhtar Donetsk.-By Sky Sports–0Shares0000(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today)
Dinny McGinley confirmed today that the Department of Gaeltacht office on the Gaoth Dobhair Business Park will in the future be dealing with aspects of language planning schemes and support.A new sub-department will be set up in the office to deal with language planning, a requirement under the Gaeltacht Act 2012.Responsibility for schemes, grants and other areas will in the future be handled by Údarás na Gaeltachta – these had been the responsibility of the Dept of gaeltacht office. Until the changeover happens, the public can still deal with the Dept office for all grant/scheme matters.The Minister confirmed that NO jobs will be lost as a result of this chnage and that extra staff would be provided in the Department office to help with language planning if necessary.There had been unrest this week that jobs in the Roinn na Gaeltachta office would be lost or staff forced to transfer to the Department headquarters in na Forbacha Galway, if all matters concerning public works schemes and grants be centralised elsewhere. NO JOBS WILL BE LOST IN GAELTACHT SHAKE-UP – MINISTER MCGINLEY was last modified: April 24th, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)
20 16. Southampton’s official home kit 2016/17 20 12. Leicester City’s official home kit 2016/17 5. Tottenham Hotspur’s official home kit 2016/17 15. West Ham’s official home kit 2016/17 20 20 1. West Bromwich Albion’s official home kit 2016/17 20 13. Stoke City’s official home kit 2016/17 20 20 20 20 20 19. Hull City’s official home kit 2016/17 20 Check out talkSPORT’s ranking of every Premier League home kit for the 2016/17 season by viewing the slideshow above.Every Premier League club has released their home kit, but which set of fans will be wearing a superb shirt and which supporters will be clad in something tragic?It’s all a matter of opinion, and we want to know what you think of ours.Agree with our ranking? Let us know by leaving a comment! 20 20 14. Bournemouth’s official home kit 2016/17 18. Watford’s official home kit 2016/17 10. Everton’s official home kit 2016/17 20 20 9. Crystal Palace’s official home kit 2016/17 7. Liverpool’s official home kit 2016/17 8. Sunderland’s official home kit 2016/17 20 6. Arsenal’s official home kit 2016/17 20 20 20 4. Manchester City’s official home kit 2016/17 17. Swansea City’s official home kit 2016/17 20. Middlesbrough’s official home kit 2016/17 – find out where your club’s home kit ranks… just click the arrow above to see which one is number one! 11. Burnley’s official home kit 2016/17 2. Chelsea’s official home kit 2016/17 20 3. Manchester United’s official home kit 2016/17
Pic Special: Youths’ parish work honoured at Pope John Paul II Awards was last modified: October 6th, 2016 by Rachel McLaughlinShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:awardsBallybofeybishop boycediocese of raphoepicture specialRaphoeTransition Year More than 90 Transition Year students from the Diocese of Raphoe received the Pope John Paul II Award at a special ceremony in the Villa Rose Hotel in Ballybofey last week. For the award, the young people worked in both their parish and community throughout the year, lending their gifts and talents to many different ministries, clubs and charities.Bishop Boyce and guest speaker Keith Kelly congratulated all involved in generously giving their time and effort to benefit others.