Month: May 2020

Djokovic minimizes Nishioka and reaches eighth of the Australian Open

first_imgThe Serbian wins without problems by a clear 6-3, 6-2, 6-2He meets with the Argentine Schwartzman in the round of 16 Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic minimized with an unstoppable service to Japanese Yoshihito Nishioka, who arrived in a good shape to the game, won by a forceful 6-3, 6-2 and 6-2, and will face the Argentine Diego Schwartzman in the round of 16 of the Australian Open. Photo: Reuters center_img “I wanted to thank how well I got my coach today,” said the Serbian after his pass to the knockout stages after giving just two points to the service in the first two sets.With the same solvency as against the Japanese, and more accessible, Tatsuma Ito, the Belgrade tennis player extended to twenty the number of consecutive games won against left-handed opponents in Grand Slam.The last left-hander to defeat the Serbian was the Spanish Rafael Nadal in the 2014 Roland Garros final, when the Balearic won 3-6, 7-5, 6-2 and 6-4.In addition, the Serbian sealed after his victory against the Asian on the track Rod Laver Arena his fiftieth pass to the knockout stages in a ‘major’ competition.last_img read more

The Leganés crosses again with a scourge called Setién

first_imgVisit the Leganés tomorrow at Camp Nou to face FC Barcelona in the Cup (19:00) and do it with an old enemy scanning the rival bench. Quique Setién maintains a long history of clashes with the pickles due to their humble origins on the bench Lugo. The history of friction with the blue and whites is also long. Strains that erupted in outrage almost a year ago, when, after his visit with the Betis (3-0 lost the verdiblancos), the coach now blaugrana was dispatched with some controversial statements that placed him almost as a non grata person for the parish of Bumper. The fact is that when he reached the press room, far from placating the spirits, Setién threw more firewood. “Everyone uses the style he has. Leganés this way of playing sometimes goes well and sometimes bad, that’s why they are down there. (…) Leganés knows what he has to do, four things he does spectacularly well to stay. But if they have to play like us, they can’t “said the technician. That was understood as a lollipop that did not like in the heart of the Leganés.Rods from Second BThat was not the first time that Setién angered the people of Madrid. The touch, indeed, came from Second B. Of 2011, to be exact. Then his Lugo (promoted) was measured to a Leganes in need to stay in the category. After losing in Butarque (2-0), the Cantabrian coach charged against the grass (in a horrible state) and showed that the Leganés, also a victim of that brownish meadow, He was interested in having the field in that stadium. It was the beginning of friction.Already in Second, on 14-15, the Leganés visited the Anxo Car at the beginning of the season. Those of Garitano, newly promoted, lost Alberto Martin in 59 ‘and they ended up entrenched in their area. The match ended 0-0 and with Setién again annoying: “It was clear what the proposal was. Nothing but a team has proposed to play”, position.Leganés jump to First He did not avoid these frictions, which were released with Setién on the bench Las Palmas. In the 3-0 with which the Blue and Whites began to sentence the permanence, Setién pointed out the Lega players for jumping and looking for a penalty that, finally, was struck. That match came just after a week of strong criticism from Madrid after a goal with the hand of Bakambu what in Villarreal, deprived them of a very valuable tie.“In the end they have been asked for the penalty that everyone wanted here to be beaten”, Setién began. “They have thrown three or four times in the area. They have thrown four or five times in other actions. The referee seemed to be very rigorous today with some things. Maybe it is normal. He is in a stadium of a team that is complaining for weeks. I will see if I complain this week too. I will complain and see if this way the next game they ask me for a penalty like this “, he said with sneer in the second to last chapter of this pique with the Leganés. Tomorrow, in Copa, who knows if this novel adds a new episode. In an interview in The uncheck, Setién affirmed that the players of Leganés they approached to congratulate those of Betis and himself for the style of possession game they displayed. He suggested that the pickles were envious. Both things (congratulations, envy) were denied in the blue and white dressing room, upset by those words. Also the local fans, that during the exhibition in Butarque, already with the 3-0 in the electronic, was dedicated to sing to Setién the already famous “Take possession.” The cameras of El Día After hunted the now coach of Barça laughing at the chants, maybe funny, maybe angry.center_img That Sunday morning, February 10 to be exact, Betis left the Avenue of the Eleven Lions with three blows bruising his soul. The thing ended 3-0 with a hat-trick of In Nesyri, now the main absence of the pickles after signing days ago for Sevilla, the eternal enemy of the verdiblancos. What things. The clash was already played with mockery and attacks on Setién for what he had said after the Betic victory (1-0) in the first round.last_img read more

Bryan, Assalé and Guerrero are already trained and could be cited

first_imgThe Leganés has exercised this morning behind closed doors (15 minutes open for the press) with the novelty of the presence of three of its four winter signings, all officialized yesterday, the last market day: Bryan Gil (already exercised on Friday), Roger Assalé and Miguel Ángel Guerrero. Ibrahim Amadou, the last reinforcement of the market, is the only one who was not present on the lawn during the session.The first three, those who did train, should be in physical condition to be, if Javier Aguirre wishes, for tomorrow’s meeting, against Real Sociedad (12:00) in Butarque. Taking into account the difficulties that Aguirre has had to make some calls in recent games (there have been seven casualties during the winter market), the logic says that there should be premieres. Guerrero, because of his past as a cucumber, is the one with the most ballots. The cucumber squad is now 25 players. The rest of the campus beyond signings and exits will be available with two exceptions. One of them is Cuellar, who was sanctioned with two games after seeing the double yellow in the Metropolitan and his pique at the exit of the lawn. Soriano will supply him. Lombo, third goalkeeper, will debut in a league list after doing so in the Cup.Nor can Szymanowski, still recovering from his knee injury, the one that occurred in July. Carrillo, who fell off the list against Barcelona, ​​has trained normally and could also be part of the call against the Txuri-Urdin.last_img read more

Pulla from Cucurella al Barça: “You don’t have the same patience you had with the quarry”

first_imgMarc Cucurella is on loan from Barcelona, ​​but nothing will stop him from playing at the Camp Nou on Saturday and being one of those who most wants to do something big. ANDl Getafe wants me to continue with them, because their adaptation has been extraordinary, it is a fixture for Bordalás and is playing at a great level. Your purchase option is six million euros and the Blues want to exercise it.Owner of the left wing, he speaks without complexes before measuring himself to the Blaugranas: “We are a strong team. We have several games getting good results and we are fine. We want to get something positive out of the Camp Nou, although we know of the difficulties that means for anyone. ” Cucurella talked about how Barça’s philosophy on the quarry has changed: “I think that in Barcelona, ​​which is a great club, in the end the important thing is to win. You don’t have the patience you had.. As a canterano I am, they don’t give the opportunities they deserve. I feel bad because I expected more confidence in the quarry. In football the important thing is to win. It weighs more to gain than to have patience “,Alella’s full confidence in the possibilities of his team and does not want limits: “Our philosophy is always to go out to win, let’s play where we play. Of course, Barça is one of the best teams in the world and in their stadium they lose very few times, but we will go out and try to get all three points. ” Cucurella knows that beyond the team or the stadium, there is an added difficulty: “Messi is the best player in the world, he is very clear. He can only solve any match. Make that difference. ”There is something that has sneaked into the Getafe’s locker room and that is impossible to avoid. The “match by match” as a mantra from which neither coach nor any player escapes. Barcelona-Ajax-Sevilla, that is the week that awaits Geta to try to make history. What does Cucurella think? There is no surprise: “The calendar has given us these matches. We have difficult games now, but the team is ready to face them because we are in a great moment. We are focused on the Camp Nou and then the rest will come. ”last_img read more

Lock on tennis in 2020?

first_imgHe tennis hangs by a thread in 2020. After assembly on Wednesday afternoon the official announcement of the cancellation of Wimbledon Because of the coronavirus well being disaster, the state of affairs that continues to be for the remainder of the season is by no means encouraging. The game of the racket, as a consequence of its peculiarities, is undoubtedly one of many sports activities most affected by the pandemic and he’ll most likely be one of many final to get well.And it’s that tennis brings collectively 1000’s of individuals world wide together with followers, technical gamers, members of the family, or group, amongst others, on the event of the tournaments which might be held each week, so the chance of contagion and unfold of the virus is whole. So essential is the state of affairs in the present course, that licensed voices of this sport equivalent to extenista Amelie Mauresmo, They imagine that there must be no extra tennis in 2020 and not using a COVID-19 vaccine. “I believe we should draw a line in the 2020 tennis season. Worldwide circuit = gamers of all nationalities, extra managers, spectators and other people from the 4 corners of the world who convey these occasions to life. No vaccine = no tennis “, the French expressed forcefully on her Twitter profile. Je crois qu’on going to devir tirer a trait sur la saison 2020 de tennis. Circuit worldwide = des joueurs et joueuses de toutes nationalites plus les encadrements, spectateurs et les personnes venant des four cash du monde qui font vivre ces événements.Nation of vaccin = nation of tennis– AmelieMauresmo (@AmeMauresmo) March 31, 2020 From outdoors the slopes comes the testimony of Judy Murray, tennis coach and mom of Scotsman Andy Murray, that in this system BBC Breakfast he thought-about the problem of tournaments already postponed having a spot in 2020. “The schedule in the direction of the tip of the season can be very congested,” stated Judy, so not all the large postponed appointments will be capable of make a spot in the remainder of the 12 months: “I believe which can be a little bit battle with folks making an attempt to have an area to have fun their occasion, however it’s one thing that’s not going to be doable for everybody. “Amongst different examples that don’t invite optimism we discover that of Bruno Soares, Brazilian dubber who was quantity 2 in the rating in 2016 and winner of 32 titles in this self-discipline, which in ESPN He said that tennis could be one of many final sports activities to get well from the coronavirus: “As tennis gamers we have now a serious downside as a result of it’s a utterly international sport. The entire world has to have the virus below management for our sport to return. And that’s the place an ongoing downside will come up; tennis can be one of many final sports activities to return to regular exercise. The state of affairs for which we’re half is worrying. “Nevertheless, Soares needs to surrender the chance that there can be no extra tennis in 2020, though he acknowledges that it’s on the desk: “As a lot as I believe that not enjoying something this 12 months is usually a risk Due to the state of affairs we dwell in, there isn’t any purpose to make that call now. As a circuit, if the world is virus-free in October or September, there isn’t any level in not making the most of these months till the tip of the season. “What now? All of us ask ourselves after the farewell to Wimbledon, which joins the from Indian Wells, Miami and the clay courtroom tour (besides Roland Garros). A tough blow, however hopefully not definitive for tennis in 2020 …last_img read more

Ozil does not forget Real Madrid

first_imgOzil has won at Arsenal, which It came in 2013, three editions of the FA Cup and three of the Community Shield. The title of the Champions League and that of the Premier League have been far away. He has not played in the top European competition since 2017. Mesut Ozil (31 years old) is an example of the saying “outside Madrid it is very cold”. The German player, of Turkish origin, has not done particularly well since leaving England. He has always been very affectionate with the white club. Today he has uploaded a photo of him at the Bernabéu to his social networks.In 2017, for example, some statements by Ozil had great repercussion in Sport Bild. “It is not a secret. My heart beats for Real Madrid. I played there and to this day I still have many friends in the team and in the club“he said in his day.His winks to the Madrid team, where he has friends like Captain Sergio Ramos, have been continuous. The last one has been to publish on their social profiles this Wednesday a photo taking a corner at the Santiago Bernabéu in a white shirt. The snapshot is very special because it is also in a Classic.last_img read more