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Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. MOST READ The disparity between Ateneo and University of the Philippines in the UAAP basketball landscape is as clear as the summer’s sky and no amount of arguments can change that.ADVERTISEMENT No.13 lucky for Orlando Bloom Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Japeth Aguilar embraces role, gets rewarded with Finals MVP plum Ateneo holds nine titles while UP has one and the Blue Eagles have become the dominant power of the decade winning six championships from 2008 until 2017.This great divide between the two teams obviously puts Ateneo in a pedestal but Fighting Maroons head coach Bo Perasol said they will enter the UAAP Season 81 men’s basketball finals with all the fight in the world.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“Everybody thinks we’re the underdog and that we don’t stand a chance but I know we are going to fight for that title,” said Perasol. “I know there’s no doubt in my mind that we can still compete in the championship.”Ateneo was hardly challenged throughout the course of the season with only two defeats against 12 wins while the Fighting Maroons had to prove themselves for much of the tournament. Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college ‘Mia’: Rom-com with a cause a career-boosting showcase for Coleen Garcia Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew After winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folk Veteran fighter ‘Sexyama’ joins ONE Championship The Fighting Maroons were below .500 in their first nine games with a 4-5 record, including three straight losses at the start, but were able to recover in the later part to finish with an 8-6 record and take the third seed.UP then took no.2 team Adamson University, which finished the preliminaries with a 10-4 card, to the distance and overcame its twice-to-win disadvantage to set up its finals duel with Ateneo.The Fighting Maroons edged the Soaring Falcons 73-71 in the series opener and made history in the next one when it took an 89-787 win to go their first championship round since winning the title in 1986.Perasol said their gut-busting wins against Adamson would be his team’s stepping-stone en route to the finals.“We need to treat this as a milestone, enjoy it, and be proud of what we just did,” said Perasol. “This is something we can capitalize because we went up against a strong team in Adamson and now we’re going up against a very strong team, the no.1 team, in Ateneo.”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 Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Ginebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup title LATEST STORIES Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew View comments
The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) has said that the agency is eyeing April 29 for the opening of the second Sexual Offences Court.This is according to sources attached to the agency.The new court will be opened in Region Five (Mahaica-Berbice) and would be the second of its kind in the country.In November 2017, when the first Sexual Offences Court opened, plans were announced to construct similar structures in Berbice and Essequibo in an effort to reduce the increased incidence of such cases.In declaring the court open, acting Chancellor of the Judiciary, Justice Yonette Cummings-Edwards drew reference to statistics which have shown that sexual offences have been on the rise both regionally and locally.She pointed out, “When we look at statistics, more than 50 per cent of the cases for the Demerara Assizes over the last two sessions showed us that sexual offences comprised half of the list. So if half of the list comprised sexual offences, it meant that the other indictable offences like robbery and rape took second place…that is something we have to address”.The acting Chancellor reminded that sexual offences affect victims emotionally, psychologically and physically and those effects could be both long or short term and it could also affect the development of the victims. These victims, she said, require specialist treatment on the part of everyone concerned, be it the police, investigators, medical practitioners, NGOs, prosecution or the court.During the last quarter of 2018, Police statistics showed that rape cases have increased.Top Cop Leslie James told the media that rape cases had increased by seven per cent, with 202 cases reported in 2018 compared to 189 cases in 2017.The Sexual Offences Court was birthed out of the Sexual Offences Act 2010, which was spearheaded by former Human Services and Education Minister Priya Manickchand. The former Minister had led what was then called the “Stamp it Out” campaign in 2010 which saw widespread consultations around the country with regards to sexual offences and other major human rights issues facing Guyana.A Sexual Offences Court is different from other courtrooms as it includes features which will make victims more comfortable while testifying against their attackers.
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Since those days it has been lean times for the 18-time Italian and three-time European champions, with the only title of any sort a 2011 Italian Cup crown.Luciano Spalletti’s side return to the Champions League for the first time since the 2011-2012 season on Tuesday when they host Tottenham at the San Siro.Expectations are high, but their return comes against a backdrop of continuing crisis as the Nerazzurri lie a lowly 15th with just one win and four points from four games.Inter, who finished fourth last season, had looked a serious rival to seven-time reigning champions Juventus with summer signings such as Radja Nainggolan, Matteo Politano, Sime Vrsjalko and Keita Balde.“The responsibility is mine if a lot of players are showing less than their full potential,” said Spalletti after Inter loanee Federico Dimarco scored the winner for Parma on Saturday. “I must think about improving the team and doing my job well because I have a strong squad here.”The task of stopping Juventus on the domestic scene was already daunting, but it now looks impossible. “It’s crisis… Inter are lost and unable to react,” wrote Gazzetta Dello Sport.“Morale in pieces,” added Corriere Dello Sport.The headlines have been the same since Mourinho packed his bags for Real Madrid in 2010, with 11 coaches succeeding the current Manchester United manager in the Inter Milan hotseat.Time running out for Inter Milan’s head coach Luciano Spalletti © AFP/File / Miguel MEDINAFirst up was Rafael Benitez who arrived in Italy after a six-year reign at Liverpool. The Spaniard’s stay was to be brief — six months in total. Despite winning the Italian Super Cup and the Club World Cup, he clashed with then owner Massimo Moratti over demands for new players.Inter fell to the first loss of their Champions League defence at Tottenham in November 2010.Ex-AC Milan star Leonardo’s appointment after Benitez was a bolt from the blue, arriving from Inter’s bitter city rivals with whom they share a stadium. Despite some success he lasted just six months, as the holders crashed out of the Champions League.– Financial turmoil –Coaches followed one after the other — Gian Piero Gasperini, Claudio Ranieri and Andrea Stramaccioni, the latter leading Inter to ninth in 2013 as they failed to qualify for Europe for the first time in 15 seasons.Walter Mazzarri lasted four months before former Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini returned to the club he led to three straight Serie A titles between 2006 and 2008.Mancini lifted them to fourth, just outside the Champions league places in 2016, but left to be replaced by Frank De Boer who lasted just 85 days.Ex-Roma and Zenit St Petersburg coach Spalletti took over in June 2017, but his days now look numbered too.The past eight years have been overshadowed by financial turmoil, both in Italy and the club.Moratti — club president from 1995 to 2013 — oversaw one of the most successful eras of the club, bringing in stars such as Brazilian Ronaldo, Christian Vieri, Youri Djorkaeff, and Diego Simeone. He also convinced Marcello Lippi and Mourinho to manage the club.Captain Mauro Icardi has yet to score for Inter Milan this season © AFP/File / Miguel MEDINAMoratti sold his shares to Indonesian businessman Erik Thohir in October 2013, leading to hopes of a brighter future, but the club have won nothing since.The club’s unstable financial situation saw Thohir relinquish control to Suning Holdings Group in 2016 who became the first Chinese owners in Serie A history. Chinese owner Zhang Jindong promised “to take this club back to the heights and build a great team and fill it with superstars”.Captain Mauro Icardi’s future however looks in doubt with reports Mourinho wants the Argentine to join United in January.The Italian press have called for Mourinho to return, with Inter idol Simeone expressing his interest should he leave Atletico Madrid. Tuesday’s game against Tottenham could be decisive for Spalletti’s future.0Shares0000(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today) 0Shares0000Inter Milan are a shadow of the team that Jose Mourinho led to a historic treble in 2010 © AFP/File / Oli SCARFFMilan, Italy, Sep 17 – Eight years have elapsed since Jose Mourinho’s reign as Inter Milan coach ended on a historic high of Champions League glory, and the fallen Italian giants are still struggling to recapture that magic from Madrid.The Portuguese oversaw the most successful season in the club’s history — a 2-0 win over Bayern Munich at the Santiago Bernabeu completed the first treble of Serie A, domestic Cup and Champions League in Italian history.
The honor comes following DeVries first season at the helm of the program in which he led the Bulldogs to a Missouri Valley Conference regular-season championship and 24 wins, the third most in program history. Drake University men’s basketball head coach Darian DeVries has been named the CollegeInsider.com Hugh Durham Coach of the Year, the website announced Friday, April 5. The award is presented annually to the top mid-major coach in Division I college basketball by CollegeInsider.com and named Hugh Durham, who built winning programs at three different universities. In eight seasons as the head coach at Jacksonville University, Durham became the Dolphins’ all-time winningest Division I coach (106 wins), making him the only coach in NCAA history to be the winningest coach (pct. or wins) at three different Division I schools. DeVries’ latest honor adds to his impressive season that also saw him earn MVC Coach of the Year honors while leading the Bulldogs to the program’s 12th postseason appearance in school history. The first-year coach accomplished this feat despite inheriting a roster with just one returning starter and three returning lettermen. Print Friendly Version
Real Madrid had to give former Liverpool midfielder Xabi Alonso a huge pay rise to avoid the possibility of him joining Chelsea, the Daily Mail says. Alonso, who won the Champions League during his time at Anfield and played under Blues boss Jose Mourinho at Real, signed a new two-year deal with the Spanish club on Wednesday.It was repeatedly claimed that Mourinho wanted to take him to Stamford Bridge and shortly before Alonso re-signed it was reported that Chelsea were on course to acquire him for a modest transfer fee.Alonso, 32, was also linked with Manchester City, a return to Liverpool and a move to the United States during his contract negotiations.And that contract reportedly saw him increase his net salary by £1.6m, from £3.3m to £4.95m.Follow West London Sport on TwitterFind us on Facebook
Whether it was going to be in St. Louis or in Queens, there was only one answer as to who was going to pitch the Giants’ 163rd game of the season.It did not take any grilling of Bruce Bochy after Sunday’s win over the Dodgers. Nothing close to it, really.Once the final out was recorded at AT&T Park and Vin Scully called the final moments of his distinguished career, two things became clear as crystal.It’s postseason time. It’s Madison Bumgarner time. The postseason is where the …
MINNEAPOLIS — Ryan Grant was a surprise inactive Sunday before the Raiders’ game against the Minnesota Vikings at U.S. Bank Stadium.Grant, signed as a free agent in the off-season, had played the second most snaps of any Raiders wide receiver through two games, getting 40 of 55 snaps against Denver and 48 of 62 against the Kansas City Chiefs.In the two games, Grant was targeted nine times and had four receptions for 14 yards. Against Kansas City, quarterback Derek Carr threw to Grant five …
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