Spirited Panama Deny Brazil Victory In Friendly

  Brazil were held to a 1-1 draw against Panama in an international friendly played at Porto’s Dragao Stadium on Saturday. AC Milan’s Lucas Paqueta claimed his first international goal for the five-time World Cup winners before captain Adolfo Machado responded for the side in 76th place in the world rankings. Injured Paris Saint-Germain forward … Continue reading Spirited Panama Deny Brazil Victory In Friendly

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World Number One Osaka Suffers Shock Defeat In Miami

  Naomi Osaka crashed out of the third round of the WTA and ATP Miami Open on Saturday as Hsieh Su-Wei exacted revenge for a painful Australian Open defeat with a 4-6, 7-6 (7/4), 6-3 victory. World number one Osaka had looked in little danger after winning the first set and moving a break ahead in … Continue reading World Number One Osaka Suffers Shock Defeat In Miami

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Euro 2020 Qualifying Tables (Full List)

  Euro 2020 qualifying standings after Saturday’s Group D, F, and J matches (played, won, drawn, lost, goals for, goals against, points): Group A England       1 1 0 0 5 0 3 Montenegro    1 0 1 0 1 1 1 Bulgaria      1 0 1 0 1 1 1 Kosovo        0 0 … Continue reading Euro 2020 Qualifying Tables (Full List)

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Maduro Accuses US Of Financing Mercenary ‘Plot’ Against Him

  President Nicolas Maduro on Saturday accused the United States of using frozen Venezuelan funds to bankroll mercenaries to assassinate him in a “plot” he said was directed by opposition leader Juan Guaido. “We have dismantled a plan organised personally by the diabolical puppet to kill me,” Maduro told thousands of supporters in Caracas, referring … Continue reading Maduro Accuses US Of Financing Mercenary ‘Plot’ Against Him

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Kean, Barella Star As Italy Win Euro 2020 Qualifiers Opener

  Moise Kean and Nicolo Barella scored in either half to get Italy off to a winning start in their opening Euro 2020 qualifier against Finland in Udine on Saturday. Barella rifled in on seven minutes with 19-year-old Kean marking his first start by doubling the Azzurri’s account in the 74th minute, to the delight … Continue reading Kean, Barella Star As Italy Win Euro 2020 Qualifiers Opener

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Africa Cup Of Nations Qualifying Results

  Africa Cup of Nations matchday 6 qualifying results on Saturday: Group A At Thies, Senegal Senegal 2 (Niang 27, 56) Madagascar 0 Played Friday At Omdurman, Sudan Sudan 1 (Mokhtar 15) Equatorial Guinea 4 (Nsue 19-pen, 36-pen, Ganet 49, Obiang 85) Final standings (played, won, drawn, lost, goals for, goals against, points) Senegal 6 … Continue reading Africa Cup Of Nations Qualifying Results

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Indonesia To Inaugurate Mass Rapid Transit System In Jakarta

  Indonesia’s capital will inaugurate its first mass rapid transit system on Sunday, a $1.1 billion project seen as crucial to tackling some of the world’s worst traffic congestion. President Joko Widodo and other officials will attend a ceremony in Jakarta to give a green light for the 16-kilometre (10 mile) line, almost six years … Continue reading Indonesia To Inaugurate Mass Rapid Transit System In Jakarta

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Dzeko Emerges Bosnian To Reach 100 Caps

  Bosnia and Herzegovina captain Edin Dzeko became the first player from his country to reach 100 international caps in their opening Euro 2020 qualifier against Armenia on Saturday. A brief ceremony was held before the game in Sarajevo to honour the striker, who is also his country’s record scorer with 55 goals. The 33-year-old … Continue reading Dzeko Emerges Bosnian To Reach 100 Caps

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PDP Wins Orlu State Constituency Rerun Election In Imo

  The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr Paschal Okolie, has won the supplementary election for Orlu State Constituency in Imo State. The Returning Officer of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for the poll, Professor Ikemefuna Uzochukwu, declared the PDP candidate the winner of the election after polling the highest number of … Continue reading PDP Wins Orlu State Constituency Rerun Election In Imo

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APC Wins All 26 Ekiti Assembly Seats

  The candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adegbuyi Oluwajuwa, has won the supplementary election for the remaining seat in the Ekiti State House of Assembly. The Returning Officer of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for the election, Dr Chika Asokwa, announced Oluwajuwa as the winner on Saturday after scoring the highest number … Continue reading APC Wins All 26 Ekiti Assembly Seats

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