That Niklas Landin is one of the best goalkeepers in the world is something that anyone who follows handball knows. Anyway, the Danish goalkeeper has committed today in showing why this claim, and has set a truly superb match to restrain Spain, making the goal in one of the keys to the defeat of the Hispanics.
Some Hispanics who have not started well the Main Round, the second round, but a defeat could enter into the plans, and the bills keep coming. With around 14,000 Danish flag in the stands of Herning, beat the hosts 31-28 to the Spanish, cutting streak and virtually ensuring our classification to the semifinals.
The first half was quite even and finished 16-14 to Denmark. Spain not only endured the usual start of the powerful, but it was even better in the early going, but a partial 4-0 for the home side turned things. Anyway, the situation was not at all worried because Spain was almost always good shooting situations thanks to good team play. Read more »
Before you go to a new golf course, you are probably going to want to call them with a few questions. If you ask these things in advance, it can save you from some confusion and frustration when you get there. A few examples of good questions to ask include the following:
1. Is there a dress code at the course?
Some course have strict dress codes, so you cannot just show up in jeans and a t-shirt. You need to wear something from the Peter Millar golf clothing collection, for example, or a similar collection. They do this for the same reason that some clubs and bars do it: They want people to look the same and keep up the image of the course.
2. Do you need to make a reservation?
Courses that are not too busy will let you just walk up and start playing, but others require you to make a reservation a few hours in advance. This way, they can make sure that they do not have too many people playing at once so that it is a good experience for everyone who is there. Showing up without a reservation means that you cannot play. Read more »
Serbian Novak Djokovic – defending champion – continues its unstoppable march in the Australia Open in Melbourne in straight sets eliminating the Uzbek Denis Istomin and thus reaching the second round in the Major.
Tommy Robredo joined David Ferrer in the second round with a good win against Frenchman Richard Gasquet in four sets and Italian Fabio Fognini also stood in that instance.
Nole had two first sets a pleasure to Istomin with a high percentage of service points – just lost a point in the first and two in the second – in addition to fully capitalize on their chances of breakage (2 of 2). So he won the opening set 6-3. She repeated the job 6-3 in the second he lost by investing points in the first set on serve and winning a break. Read more »
The Catalan Tommy Robredo (17) surpassed the second round Wednesday in Melbourne in five sets defeating the French Julien Benneteau but Albacete Guillermo Garcia-Lopez failed with another Frenchman Edouard Roger-Vasselin and was out of competition.
Stanislas Wawrinka (8) got out to Colombian Alejandro Falla and is another of the harvest to fulfill the duties as the Italian Fabio Fognini (15), South African Kevin Anderson (19) and the Canadian Vasek Pospisil (28). However Latvian Ernests Gulbis (23) and Russian Dmitry Tursunov (30) were eliminated.
The duel with Benneteau was not at all easy for Tommy but Catalan was handled well at key moments. After the first set quite comfortably 6-3, Hostalric lost the tiebreaker in the second set 7-6 (4). Again Tommy went into cruise speed and rolled 6-1 in the third quarter to finally win the tiebreak 7-6 in a closed (6). Read more »
Serbian Novak Djokovic (2) – Defending champion – is a good start in Melbourne and scored his second win of the week this time over Argentina’s Leonardo Mayer in straight sets. Meanwhile the Alicante David Ferrer (3) needed four sets to beat Frenchman Adrian Mannarino. Pablo Andujar lost the Polish Jerzy Janowicz (20).
Others who have achieved their pass Wednesday are the Czech Tomas Berdych (7), Frenchman Richard Gasquet (9), the German Florian Mayer surprised the Russian Mikhail Youzhy (14) and the young Bosnian Damir Dzumhur.
Djokovic began with all its power by applying a bagel in the first set against Mayer, besides only Argentine Juan Martin Del Potro was left alive in the box. The correntino managed to give more fight in the following sets but ‘Nole’ fulfilled the duties 6-0 6-4 6-4. In summary, Djokovic fired 12 aces and did not face a single break ball. Read more »
This weekend the Premier League playing his Week 21 in which there were no surprises as the top teams as Manchester City, Chelsea, Liverpool, Everton or Manchester United have brought forward their matches with victory. These results require the Arsenal win Monday in the party that faced Aston Villa and which will close the day.
Manchester City and Alvaro Negredo are on a roll. The Citizens won their seventh consecutive victory by winning 0-2 at Newcastle in another game that Negredo scored in added time and with some luck. Edin Dzeko made the first goal of the City.
The Uruguayan scored a brace in one of the games with the most goals of the day in which Liverpool eventually won by 3-5 to Stoke. Gerrard, Sturridge and Shawcross own goal after a long ball that bounced him involuntarily did the same number of reds. Read more »
Tennis players rush the last preparation for the imminent start of the Open de Australia and so the end of the ATP 250 that were played this week has been advanced to Saturday. Thus we have winners in both the ATP Sydney and Auckland ATP final where wins have been for Juan Martin Del Potro and John Isner, respectively.
We started the tournament by Sidney in which Del Potro has struggled to defeat Bernard Tomic. The tennis Tandil has only 53 minutes of play needed to certify their win 6-3, 6-1 and show that comes at a good form at Australia Open which will debut at the American Rhyne Williams.
Del Potro’s victory was based on his service did not give in no time and in a much more aggressive game than Tomic could barely hold his serve. Argentine tennis player got two breaks in the seventh and ninth games of the first set and in the second, two others chained allowed the win with utmost comfort and make good his status as favorite was the top seed of the tournament. Read more »
The Dakar still leaves quite good news for Spanish riders because as we passed yesterday that retell wins and leaderships with patriotic flavor in the categories of motorcycles and cars. On two wheels victory of the day was for Joan Pedrero the overall lead being held by Joan Barreda while four-wheel Carlos Sainz won the stage and also Rome burst the overall lead.
The day wore on stage between San Juan and Chilecito with very different distances for cars and motorcycles since they had to complete the marathon stage started yesterday and was not for many mechanical shocks. During the start of Dakar we had not seen very forward to ‘vest’ Lopez but today was the day chosen by the Chilean to be seen.
Lopez was setting the fastest time for much of the day, but in the final part of the special Joan Pedrero banged his hand and placed with the fastest time to complete the stage in 5 hours, 29 minutes and 13 seconds. The Sherco rider edged Lopez in 29 seconds while the third position was for Marc Coma yielded only 3 minutes to whom things were pretty good. Read more »
January 8th, 2014 Copa Del Rey
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Tuesday began the first leg of the knockout stages of the Copa del Rey 2013-2014, and did so with a single match, which measured in at Mestalla Valencia and Atletico Madrid. The match, who ended with a tie score of 1, it has been a shock full of intensity and the porters were the stars, one by one by their successes and failure.
Because the marker has been that has been thanks to the two goalkeepers. If Vicente Guaita had not missed out, so do Atletico Madrid goal. But if Thibaut Courtois had not made many stops of merit, Valencia has managed more than one goal and had led to a better result Vicente Calderon which takes now.
Was an intense game, very intense, in which the teams have not lost the order and in which the defenses always have been imposed to the front. Although there have not been many occasions has not been a game much less boring. Instead, Valencia and Atletico have got stick to the fighting chair from 1 minute every ball as if in the last minute. Read more »
This Sunday’s final round completed the FA Cup English already had its thickness matches played on Saturday. Today has sprung a major surprise as Manchester United have been eliminated at home by Swansea while other favorites like Chelsea and Liverpool have made progress round.
The United had been showing improved in recent weeks but version lost by 1-2 against Swansea he alights from this competition. Routledge lead the swans and Chicharito Hernandez put the tie but when the game was dying and it seemed that United would go to replay their neighbors City came Wilfried both sending Laudrup to the next round and gave a new David Moyes disgusted.
Liverpool and Chelsea were not allowed to jump in surprise. The Reds won 2-0 at Oldham Athletic in the third English Premier League in a game in which the players were protagonists. One is Iago blades that reinvidicó with the first goal coming the second own goal. Read more »