Category Archives: Luca Bucci
Guardiola： Pursuing personal honor is a good thing.Fans welcome Silva back here
>> News on July 27 After finishing the 2019-20 season of the Premier League,Manchester City coach Guardiola accepted a post-match interview from the media. Guardiola:“We did a great job,A game where the players performed well,Whether it is without the ball or with the ball.Kyle Walker played well.Generally speaking,We are also in a good position.” “The second place is okay,We also scored many goals,Edson and De Bruyne made outstanding contributions,They are worthy of the honors (Golden Gloves and Assist King respectively).Now we will have two weeks to prepare for a battle with […]
Shandong coach Gong suspended for two CBA matches
Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) announced on Wednesday night that Shandong Heroes head coach Gong Xiaobin would be suspended for two matches for invading the court to rebuke match referees. In Tuesday’s match against the Shanxi Loongs, Gong rushed onto the court to express his discontent towards match referees with 3:54 remaining in the second quarter, thus bringing a halt to the match. Match referees didn’t inflict any punishment on Gong at the time, but the CBA’s referee committee later found that Gong should have been removed from the match. Gong […]
Wang Dawei resigns as CEO of CBA League Sports Co.
The Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) League Sports Company announced on Sunday that its board has approved of chief executive officer Wang Dawei’s resignation, citing personal reasons, with president Yao Ming set to take charge of operation of the corporation. In a statement, the CBA League Sports Co. said that it received the submission for resignation from Wang on Saturday. Following a special meeting of board members on Sunday, the board approved Wang’s resignation. “Wang will not serve as the CEO and legal representative of the CBA League Sports Co. as […]
One-armed teenage basketballer becomes online hit in China
Despite losing one arm, Zhang Jiacheng hopes to never lose his love for basketball or willingness to improve his skills on the court. The 13-year-old recently gained wide attention from netizens in China when a video of his excellent dribbling skills in a one-on-one situation was posted online. “It’s so inspirational. How can you easily give up your efforts after watching his video?” One netizen wrote on Sina Weibo, Twitter’s equivalent in China. Born in southern Chinese province of Guangdong, Zhang lost his right arm in an accident at just […]
Basketball can become your life-time partner, CBA tells kids
The Chinese Basketball Association league issued an open letter to kids on Children’s Day, which encourages them to live a better life through playing basketball. “Every day can be Children’s day as long as we have basketball. We really hope basketball can become your life-time partner,” read the letter. Kids were encouraged to stay at home during the COVID-19 pandemic, and their regular basketball activities were also impacted. In order to make basketball available, the CBA released official basketball training courses which included video lessons from local stars such as […]
Royal Fighters beat Guangzhou for 3rd straight CBA win
Kyle Fogg (L) of Beijing Royal Fighters controls the ball during a match between Beijing Royal Fighters and Guangzhou Loong Lions at the 2019-2020 Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) league in Qingdao, east China's Shandong Province, July 9, 2020. (Xinhua/Zhu Zheng) QINGDAO, China, July 9 (Xinhua) — The Beijing Royal Fighters defeated the Guangzhou Loong Lions 106-102 in the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) here on Thursday to win their third game on the trot. After Marcus Hunt’s dunk, Guangzhou cut the deficit to two points before the first quarter ended. Kyle […]
Bangabandhu National Gold Cup U-17 Football kicks off tomorrow
currentnews.com.bd Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman National Gold Cup Football Tournament (U-17) will kick off at Sheikh Russel Mini Stadium in Barhatra upazila in Netrokona tomorrow. Some 1,25,000 players from 5,500 schools across the country will take part in the event. State Minister for Youth and Sports Dr Biren Sikder, MP, will formally inaugurate the tournament at 3 pm. The tournament, named after the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman National Gold Cup Football tournament (U-17), will be arranged across the country each year. The tournament will be held […]
Neil Warnock has been joined at the club by two of his long-standing trusted lieutenants.
Kevin Blackwell and Ronnie Jepson are reunited with Warnock at Rockliffe, the trio having recently worked together at Cardiff. The pairing both have a long association with the club’s new manager, having played for him before joining his coaching staff in later years. The 61-year-old Blackwell, a former goalkeeper with over 400 career appearances, was assistant to Warnock to Sheffield United before he followed his own career in management that saw him take Leeds United to within touching distance of a Premier League return in 2006. Blackwell also managed Luton, […]
An empty Riverside saw a first half goal flurry from Swansea City ensure a fruitless restart to the season for Boro.
Three goals inside the opening half-hour decided the first ever competitive behind-closed-doors fixture to be played at the stadium. It was the visitors who had two early chances – Aldo Kalulu hitting a post and Rhian Brewster heading wide – before they opened the scoring on 18 minutes. Andre Ayew was the architect after some good work down the left and Brewster converted his cross from close range. Moments later, the visitors doubled their advantage when Brewster scored his second goal after another strong break forward by the lively Swans. And […]
The journey continues to beat the champion in the air
The journey continues for clubs in the Sky Bet Championship as we return to action on Saturday June 20. The revised fixture schedule for the remainder of Season 2019/20 has today been confirmed, with 11 fixtures selected for Sky Sports coverage over the first three rounds following the restart. Boro’s full fixture list and television selections are now available to view here. Championship contenders Fulham and Brentford will kick-off the restart in front of the Sky Sports cameras on Saturday June 20 at 12.30pm before West Bromwich Albion welcome Birmingham […]