Month: September 2021

Guardiola and Messi reunite as PSG take on Man City

PARIS: There was a time when a reunion between Lionel Messi (Photo) and Pep Guardiola seemed entirely possible, but on Tuesday they will face each other again when Paris Saint-Germain face Manchester City in the Champions League. Without Jack Grealish things might have turned out differently. City announced the...

Change location: from Hyman to Edmonton, from Chara to Isles

A call from Connor McDavid was all Zach Hyman needed to put the unfinished business with the Toronto Maple Leafs behind him when he joined the Edmonton Oilers. Hyman left his hometown team to sign a seven-year, $ 38.5 million contract with McDavid and the Oilers, who are also...

Best fantasy football waiver wire pickups for Week 4

Every NFL Sunday brings with it a unique set of circumstances. Sometimes there are a bunch of injuries, leading to a seemingly endless supply of potential waiver moves. Other times, there are minimal injuries and even fewer interesting breakouts. It’s not difficult to figure out what type of Sunday...

Gotytom Gebreslase triumphs for his marathon debut

For a first attempt, Gotytom Gebreslase pulled off a master stroke. The Ethiopian won the Berlin Marathon, of which it was the 47th editing. Gebreslase completed the course in 2h 20:09. A hell of a performance for the 26-year-old runner. Gotytom Gebreslase beat his compatriots Hiwot Gebrekidan (2h 21:23)...

Chinese sports industry shows promise, Italian expert says

BEIJING, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) – Su Bingtian, Asia record holder in the men’s 100m, sprinted to the finish line of the Xi’an Olympic Center stadium on Sept. 21 during the 14th China National Games . Representing Guangdong, Su clinched her first-ever National Games title in 9.95 seconds. Behind Su’s...

Real Madrid freed by Ancelotti return but tougher tests await

MADRID: Carlo Ancelotti (Photo) Called it his ‘honeymoon period’ at Real Madrid and the club and coach want to enjoy it while it lasts. Madrid will face Sheriff Tiraspol on Tuesday in the Champions League following a 1-0 away win over Inter Milan who appear to have already put...