Estela, the Madrid CFF Police: “We are working in complete madness”

first_imgThe quarantine for Madrid CFF players has one major exception. Your player Estela Fernández Pablos will not be able to carry it out as she has to fulfill her other profession, that of the National Police. The Madrid footballer, who becomes one of the few players in the First Iberdrola who is not justly complying with confinement, confesses to AS that she is working “in complete madness.” The white attacker has been combining football for three years with her career as a National Police, a profession that he shares with his father, who also instilled in him a passion for soccer. “My father has been an example of life and since he was little he took me to watch his games. While he was playing I took my first steps with the ball,” Estela said. Estela, who also has a law degree, relates in statements to AS that her day to day in this health crisis is being a non-stop, interspersing his Police shifts with the physical training they have given him from Madrid CFF to stay in shape as an athlete. The player, who works at the Parla Police Station, also explains to this newspaper the security measures she is taking to protect herself from COVID-19. “I try to follow the recommendations of the Ministry of Health: mask, hand hygiene, protect our eyes, wash our clothes well, or shower as soon as the shift is over. We do not know if it will be enough or we will already be contaminated, but we do what we can,” he says. Estela, which adds: “They are complicated days in which many emotions come together but everything happens and the end is getting closer and closer.”It is not the first hole that the midfielder with an offensive profile of the Madrid CFF, team in which he ended up two seasons ago from Rayo Vallecano. Estela has suffered an injury this course that affected her regularity at the beginning of the course. Already recovered, she was pursuing her best level, the one that led her with ten goals to become top scorer for the Madrid team in the previous campaign. “Soccer is medicine for the head and, of course, this would be something else if I could vent myself with a ball. Now I have to settle for my gym attempt and team video calls, “she highlights about how she is carrying her quarantine, in which she has become yet another heroin to fight COVID-19.last_img

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May 14, 2020 | by

Inter complicates the signing of Icardi for Juventus

first_imgJuventus and Icardi have been looking for years and in the next transfer market they will try to get together again, with the help of PSG. The French club took the Argentine from Inter on loan, with a purchase option of 70 million, and there the tip adapted well, with 20 goals in 31 games. However, his wish and that of his family is to return to Serie A, although Inter did not make it easy for him. CEO Marotta raised the purchase option price for PSG to 85 million if Parisians will sell the player to an Italian team: Juventus, if they want to get their services, must pay at least this amount.Negotiation is not easy and, therefore, Vecchia Signora studies alternatives: one of those is Arkadiusz Milik, from naples, who has not yet found an agreement to renew his contract that expires in 2021. Those of Turin, first of all, will have to solve the Gonzalo Higuaín case: the directive has decided that the former madridista is out of his plans for the 20/21 season and the player, for his part, would be evaluating not returning from Argentina when he arrives the go-ahead to resume training. Pipita has another year left with the Italian champion team.last_img

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May 14, 2020 | by

Curry hobbled after Warriors roar back on Pelicans

first_imgSteam emission over Taal’s main crater ‘steady’ for past 24 hours “It was a dumb play,” Curry said. “I got caught on E’Twaun’s shoe as I went by him and couldn’t catch myself. So, obviously, it hurt.”Curry scored 31 points, going 5 of 11 from 3-point range, and had 11 assists before his injury, and the Warriors outscored the Pelicans by 30 in the second half for a 125-115 victory Monday night.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSRedemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie ThompsonSPORTSMayweather beats Pacquiao, Canelo for ‘Fighter of the Decade’SPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkKlay Thompson added 22 points and Kevin Durant and Draymond Green each had 19 for the Warriors, who won their fourth straight. After it was over, Curry went for X-rays on his right ankle, which was surgicallyrepaired earlier in his career. Curry said the images “thankfully” came back negative.He also joked that his first thought after the injury was that he wouldn’t be able to play golf with his father on Tuesday in Charlotte, where the Warriors were headed next for a game on Wednesday night. Margot Robbie talks about filming ‘Bombshell’s’ disturbing sexual harassment scene Phivolcs records 2 ‘discrete weak ash explosions’ at Taal Volcano It’s too early to present Duterte’s ‘legacy’ – Lacson Wade, Love, James lead surging Cavaliers over Bulls New Orleans led by 13 late in the first quarter after a 6-0 mini-run featuring Holiday’s dunk and Cousins’ 3, but the Warriors responded with a 17-3 surge to take a 37-36 lead early in the second quarter.Curry scored the first six points of the spurt, starting with his 21-foot jumper as he was fouled by Tony Allen.Rajon Rondo, who had 10 points and 11 assists, helped New Orleans pull away again, assisting on two 3s by Holiday and hitting a pair of his own during a 25-5 run. Rondo’s 10th assist came on Moore’s 3, which put New Orleans up by 21 in the final minute of the first half.UP NEXTWarriors: Visit the Charlotte Hornets on Wednesday.Pelicans: Host the Denver Nuggets on Wednesday.___More NBA basketball: Brett Martel at Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Jake says relationship with Shaina ‘goes beyond physical attraction’ OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ‘a duplicitous move’ – Lacson View comments Kiss-and-tell matinee idol’s conquests: True stories or tall tales?center_img LATEST STORIES Coco’s house rules on ‘Probinsyano’ set MOST READ Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry, right, limps off the court to the locker room in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the New Orleans Pelicans in New Orleans, Monday, Dec. 4, 2017. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)NEW ORLEANS — Stephen Curry was in good spirits, but a little annoyed with himself as he stood on crutches in Golden State’s locker room.After all the work he’d done to lead the Warriors back from a 21-point deficit in New Orleans, he went for a steal that his team didn’t really need in the waning moments, stepped on E’Twaun Moore’s foot and sprained his right ankle.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 Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Especially somebody like Cousins. We know that he’s feisty. We know that he’s emotional. We know that he plays that way, so I can’t get involved with that.”Trailing 69-49 at halftime, the Warriors opened the third quarter with a 15-0 run, with Durant scoring six on two dunks and a fadeaway, while Thompson and Green each added a 3-pointer.From then on, the game was tight, with the Pelicans only briefly rebuilding a lead as large as 11 on Holiday’s back-to-back 3s late in the third quarter.Golden State regained the lead at 96-95 on Andre Iguodala’s steal and breakaway dunk with 8:31 left.New Orleans briefly went back up 95-92 when Darius Miller hit a 3 while being fouled by Curry for a four-point play, but Nick Young responded with consecutive 3s to give Golden State the lead for good, and Green added a pair of late 3s to help seal it.“As bad as this loss is — and I don’t look at anything as a moral victory — what we keep proving is that we have the ability to play extended minutes with the world champs,” Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry said. “Now what we have to do as a team is that we have to now find a way to not do it for 32 minutes or 36 minutes, but we’ve got to do it for 48 because that’s the only way you can beat that team.”TIP-INSWarriors: C Zaza Pachulia missed read more

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January 19, 2020 | by

Wife, husband hack each other to death

first_imgA rocky relationship ended bloody on Sunday evening after a wife stabbed her reputed husband about his body and he in retaliation hacked her to death.Dead are Kurt Reynolds, 37, of Silverballi Street, Meadow Brook, Georgetown, and Selima “Shelly” Norton, 45, of New Providence Housing Scheme, East Bank Demerara. According to reports, the couple operated a grocery shop at Ekereku Top, Kamarang, Region Seven (Cuyuni-Mazaruni). This newspaper was told that an argument ensued after the couple accused each other of infidelity on the night of the stabbing.Guyana Times understands that Norton and Reynolds were engaged in a heated argument, during which Norton collected a knife from the kitchen and dealt the man several blows to his body.However, the man managed to relieve Norton of the knife and in turn stabbed her several times to the chest, abdomen and arm. After stabbing each other, they both collapsed. This publication understands that persons in the area rushed to the scene where they saw the couple lying in pools of blood. The blood stained double bladed knife was recovered at the scene.Norton died almost immediately, while Reynolds died sometime after he related to the Police what had transpired.When contacted Divisional Commander Ravindradat Budhram confirmed the incident, while noting it is a clearcut case and not much investigation can be done.He also confirmed that after the matter was reported, Police responded and were given an account of what transpired. Persons in the area also told Police of the rocky relation that the two shared.When the media visited Reynolds’ home, his daughter from a previous relationship said she was not in a position to give any information of the incident. The bodies are presently at the Memorial Gardens Funeral Home awaiting post-mortems. (Bhisham Mohamed)last_img

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January 12, 2020 | by

Drugs seized following execution of search warrant

first_imgOverall, four males and one female were arrested following the search. The individuals range in ages from 23-31, and have been released from custody on a promise to appear in court in July.Police are recommending charges of possession for the purpose of trafficking against all of the suspects, as well as charges of possession of a prohibited weapon against two of the suspects.In a release, Cpl. Jodi Shelkie says, “Recent drug overdoses involving cocaine and Oxycontin in Fort St. John lead us to believe that more people are experimenting with ‘poly drug use’. Using any iillegal drug is very hazardous. The act of ‘poly drug use’ is even more dangerous and can often be deadly. The work of our police officers in getting these drugs off the streets of FortSt. John helps keep our community healthy and safe.”- Advertisement –last_img

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January 11, 2020 | by


first_imgIntroduced to Donegal by George Bunner MBE as part of a promotional road show many years ago the concept of running children’s athletic events in indoor venues all across Donegal has been growing hugely over the last number of years with the development of a primary schools programme.Donegal Sports Partnership with the support of Athletics Ireland and the Donegal Athletics Board have been driving the primary schools programme which is now in year 3 and features running, jumping and throwing events in a team format for children from third to sixth class. Indoor venues in Clonmany, Castlefin, Dungloe, Letterkenny and Ballyshannon will host primary school events as regional events with the winners going forward to a county final which will be held in the Aura Leisure Centre, Letterkenny on Thursday 12th December starting at 11am.The Donegal winners will also have an opportunity to go forward to national qualifying events ahead of national finals to be held in Athlone in 2014.This concept of athletics has also been used by Donegal Sports Partnership to support special needs schools in Donegal with a dedicated project being delivered under the Sports Inclusion Disability Programme.The 2012 Sports Capital programme which is coordinated by the Department of Transport Tourism and Sport provided finance to support the Sports Hall Athletics Programme in Donegal through a grant of €10,000. This equipment which will support the increased demand on the programme and will be distributed to clubs and community groups across Donegal and will further strengthen community involvement by children in sport.Further information on the programme from Donegal Sports Partnership, River Front House, Pearse Road, Letterkenny – 074 9116078/9116079 SPORTS HALL ATHLETICS FEVER HITS DONEGAL was last modified: November 29th, 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) Tags:donegalDONEGAL SPORTS PARTNERSHIPschoolchildrenSportlast_img

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December 29, 2019 | by

Soccer: Lagan Harps held at home by St Catherine’s

first_imgLagan Harps FC News: Our men’s team drew 2-2 at home to St Catherines in the league. Mark Graham and an og were the scorers. Next Sunday they face a tough away game against Glenea Utd. Our u/16 boys team reached the Ulster final stage of the National cup where they will meet Swilly Rovers.They beat Cappry Rovers 2-1 with goals from Jack O’Donnell and Jack Parke. Thanks to Drumoghill FC for the use of the Moss. Our u/14 boys lost their final league game 3-0 to Cappry Rovers. Our u/14 girls had a great 3-0 away win v Strand Celtic (Sligo) with goals from Shannon Cunningham, Niamh Sweeney and Jessica Leese.In our weekly lotto the numbers drawn were 6,13,22 and 23. Fourteen people had two numbers with Monica Gribben drawn out and winning €50. Next weeks jackpot is 7350.Soccer: Lagan Harps held at home by St Catherine’s was last modified: November 15th, 2016 by Mark ForkerShare 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:Donegal LeagueLagan HarpssoccerSportlast_img

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December 27, 2019 | by

Half-time: West Brom 1 Chelsea 3

first_imgGoals from Pedro, Diego Costa and Cesar Azpilicueta put Chelsea in command at The Hawthorns after Thibaut Courtois saved a penalty from James Morrison, who later scored.Keeper Courtois, back from suspension, kept out Morrison’s 14th-minute spot-kick with his legs after Nemanja Matic had fouled Callum McManaman.Six minutes later, Pedro marked his Blues debut with a goal.The Spain international, signed from Barcelona this week, exchanged passes with Eden Hazard before seeing his shot take a deflection of West Brom defender Jonas Olsson and spin into the corner of the net.And Pedro was involved in the second goal, collecting Willian’s ball down the right and then firing across goal for Costa to add the finishing touch.Chelsea appeared to be cruising but Morrison then atoned for his earlier miss by reducing the deficit.Once again Branislav Ivanovic, who has been poor so far this season, was at fault.Chris Brunt sent in a deep cross from the left which Salomon Rondon kept in play by acrobatically volleying the ball back from the byeline, and Morrison belted home.But Chelsea remained a threat and Willian missed a good chance to make it 3-1 before Azpilicueta netted a couple of minutes before the break.Cesc Fabregas chipped forward and Costa held off Gareth MacAuley to chest the ball down to Azpilicueta, whose first-time shot flew into the bottom left-hand corner – his first Premier League goal.Chelsea: Courtois; Ivanovic, Zouma, Terry, Azpilicueta; Matic, Fabregas; Pedro, Willian, Hazard; Diego Costa.Subs: Begovic, Cahill, Mikel, Loftus-Cheek, Traore, Remy, Falcao. Follow West London Sport on TwitterFind us on Facebooklast_img

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December 21, 2019 | by

Say Hello to 2016 with Two New Souvenirs

first_imgSo far this year, we’ve had a blast celebrating 15 years of geocaching. We found a geocache on the anniversary of the first geocache hide, laughed at plenty of #TBT photos from geocaching’s early days, and even joined our favorite geocachers on an epic road trip. Like most geocaching streaks, however, 2015 will inevitably come to a close…But good news: This year, we invite you to say goodbye to 2015 and hello to 2016 with two new geocaching souvenirs. Find a geocache or attend an event on December 31 to earn the Goodbye 2015 souvenir. Then, start your year off right with the Hello 2016 souvenir, which can also be earned by finding a geocache or attending an event on January 1.How do I earn both souvenirs?Earn the Goodbye 2015 souvenir by finding any geocache or attending an event on December 31, 2015.Earn the Hello 2016 souvenir by finding another geocache or attending a different event on January 1, 2016.Can you earn two souvenirs for one event if it starts on December 31 and ends on January 1?Nice try. To earn both souvenirs, you’ll have to submit two different logs for two different geocaches and/or events, one on each day.Can I schedule back-to-back events to earn both souvenirs ?Nope! The geocaching guidelines prohibit event stacking. To avoid event stacking, Event Caches should be separated by time, organized by different geocachers, have a minimum duration of 30 minutes and take place at a different location than other events. Please check out the geocaching guidelines for more information about planning an Event Cache.How do I throw a great New Year’s geocaching event?Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Check out this blog post for how to throw an awesome geocaching bash in 5 easy steps.Whether you celebrate the new year by eating grapes (like in Spain), decorating your home (as they do in Japan), or geocaching (as they do all over the world), New Year’s is a time to remember the past year and welcome the next.How will you say goodbye to 2015 and hello to 2016?Share with your Friends:More SharePrint RelatedOut with the old, in with these two new souvenirs!November 25, 2019In “News”Out with the old, in with these two new souvenirs!November 8, 2018In “ Souvenirs”Confirmed Geocaching souvenir moments for 2019January 9, 2019In “Community”last_img

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December 17, 2019 | by

U.P. bans garbage burning in urban areas to tackle pollution

first_imgAs air quality in major cities of Uttar Pradesh hovers around “very poor” and “severe,” the State government has banned garbage burning in urban areas in a bid to reduce the pollution. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, after reviewing the scenario, has instructed municipal corporations in Uttar Pradesh to put an end to garbage burning. The State government has also sought technological assistance from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, to create artificial rain, a government spokesperson said.The government is considering a review of old vehicles. It could remove them from roads, if necessary, to reduce vehicular pollution.The Chief Minister has instructed District Collectors to prevent burning of crop stubble in rural areas. An awareness programme involving farmers would soon be initiated.Officials have been instructed to run an awareness campaign on garbage burning, stubble burning and vehicular pollution on FM and community radio till January 15, 2018.The Air Quality Index of major cities in Uttar radesh like Moradabad, Lucknow, Kanpur, Ghaziabad, Varanasi and Noida has consistently been in the higher range of 400. It even touched 500 on a few days leaving the residents worried.last_img

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December 3, 2019 | by