Hisamitsu Springs routs PSL Manila, stays alive for 5th spot

first_imgA three-pronged attack proved vital for Hisamitsu Springs with Yuki Ishii leading their offensive with 16 points while Risa Shinnabe and captain Miyu Nagaoka had 14 and 10 points, respectively.Lindsay Stalzer led PSL-F2 Logistics with 15 points while Stephanie Niemer and Nyukhalova combined for 13.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next BREAKING: Solicitor General asks SC to forfeit ABS CBN’s franchise We are young Ginebra teammates show love for Slaughter Taiwan minister boards cruise ship turned away by Japan PLAY LIST 01:31Taiwan minister boards cruise ship turned away by Japan01:33WHO: ‘Global stocks of masks and respirators are now insufficient’01:01WHO: now 31,211 virus cases in China 102:02Vitamin C prevents but doesn’t cure diseases like coronavirus—medic03:07’HINDI PANG-SPORTS LANG!’03:03SILIP SA INTEL FUND Chinese-manned vessel unsettles Bohol town Smart hosts first 5G-powered esports exhibition match in PH Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Brad Pitt wins his first acting Oscar as awards get underway Team ‘Trabaho’ scores championship title at the last leg of Smart Siklab Saya Manila PSL-F2 Logistics had its back against the wall when Hisamitsu Springs took a 24-18 lead but Lynda Morales’ block and Yevgeniya Nyukhalova’s ace extended the hosts’ life in the third set.Nyukhalova, after serving three straight, however sent her fourth out of bounds giving Hisamitsu Springs the victory.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra teammates show love for SlaughterSPORTSWe are youngSPORTSCone plans to speak with Slaughter, agentDespite the lost service that cost PSL-F2 Logistics the match, Hisamitsu Springs head coach Kumi Nakada praised the hosts of how they started every sequence in the match.“Philippine players are very good in serving,” said Nakada through a translator. “They serve very good.” 30 Filipinos from Wuhan quarantined in Capas Mainland China virus cases exceed 40,000; deaths rise to 908 BREAKING: Solicitor General asks SC to forfeit ABS CBN’s franchise View comments FEU overcomes 20-point deficit, downs UP for 7th straight win INQUIRER PHOTO/Sherwin VardeleonHisamitsu Springs Kobe stayed alive for a chance at a respectable finish in the FIVB Women’s Club World Championship after a swift 25-15, 25-18, 25-21 triumph over hosts PSL-F2 Logistics Manila Saturday at Mall of Asia Arena.The 2014 Asian club champions have a chance to claim the fifth spot in the tournament if they can beat South American champions Rexona-Sesc Rio on Sunday.ADVERTISEMENT EDITORS’ PICK MOST READlast_img read more

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A summer of doing `nothing’ leads to the `most fun trips ever’

first_imgStill, we kept forgetting that lesson, optimistically carting Matt off to every soccer camp, basketball camp and tennis camp within a 15-mile radius. Junior lifeguards may have been his only productive experience, but he argued he’d done his time running 3 miles on the beach and deserved to boogie board at leisure. So this year, my husband and I tallied the thousands and thousands of dollars we’ve spent keeping our kids busy and decided, to heck with it. The result: Matt has engaged in a lot of nothing for the past two months. Yet he’s managed to occupy himself throughout, and not only with video games and Dr. Phil. “I’m living a boy’s dream!” he announced, with some hyperbole. OK, let’s review. What Matt did last, which is still this, summer: First, he and his sister spent 10 days in Texas – where relatives treated them to constant dinners out, a colossal water park, two plays, lots of movies, horseback riding, bowling, golf, laser tag and shopping mall sprees. OK, Matt could have done without the shopping mall sprees. He proclaimed Austin his “most fun trip ever.” Two days after their return, our whole family packed up and drove to Lake Havasu, with Matt’s buddy, Ryan, in tow. Lake Havasu is not a destination I would have chosen, especially due to its 130-degree temperature. But a friend owns a house there and we couldn’t pass up his hospitable invitation. Motor-boating past beer-guzzling tailgate partiers along the marina, in the hottest heat I’ve ever felt, I questioned our good sense. But once we were innertubing on the lake, and then anchored by a beach where the kids jumped off rocks and fished in waist-deep water, my worries melted away. Matt proclaimed Lake Havasu his “most fun trip ever.” On the heels of that adventure came a few days with his cousins at their Oxnard beach rental. Matt proclaimed Oxnard one of his “most fun trips ever.” It’s hard to compete with the thrill of clinging to a rope at breakneck speed. Soon thereafter, Matt headed with his buddy Cam’s family to a “resort campground,” El Capitan Canyon, near Santa Barbara – where the boys slept in comfy beds inside a television-equipped tent. Even I could handle that style of camping. They also squeezed in some exposure to nature’s natural wonders, hiking up a hill one night for a magical view of a meteor shower. Matt proclaimed El Capitan his “most fun trip ever.” Now, as his swan song, he’s off to Monterey with two younger boy cousins and a very brave aunt. A little voice inside my head says, Do look back, Matt. You can always look back. Susan Christian Goulding’s column appears Saturdays. She is an award-winning writer and freelance journalist. She can be contacted by e-mail at susangoulding@aol.com.160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! What a rude awakening for Mattman, After the boy of summer has gone (back to school). Matt is at that in-between age – in-between sixth and seventh grades, in-between child and teen, in-between goofball and … slowly maturing goofball. A while ago, his parents started to figure out that most summer sports programs are, essentially, day care. Forty boys per baseball coach? Not much polishing of skills going on there. Out on the road today I saw a “Student of the Month” sticker On a Sienna van. A little voice inside my head said, last_img read more

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Arsenal BLOW! Gunners set to miss out in race for 19-year-old Boca Juniors star

first_img1 19-year-old Boca Juniors star Rodrigo Bentancur AC Milan are closing in on a deal to land Arsenal target Rodrigo Bentancur.The Gunners have been credited with an interest in the Boca Juniors star, who is also on the radar of Real Madrid and Benfica.However, Gazzetta dello Sport has claimed that it is Milan who are now at the front of the queue to sign him.The Uruguayan, still only 19, has impressed during his 29 league appearances for Boca so far and now looks set to head to Europe.Juventus are said to have first refusal on him, after including the clause in the deal which took Carlos Tevez to Boca last year.However, it has been suggested that Juve are not interested in signing him this summer which could allow Milan to swoop.The Rossoneri are prepared to hand him a deal worth around £1.25million a year, although they are still yet to agree a fee for the £12.5m-rated teenager.last_img read more

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Arsenal warned off bid for in-demand AC Milan striker M’Baye Niang

first_img1 Arsenal, Leicester City and West Ham have all been told to forget about signing AC Milan striker M’Baye Niang.The 22-year-old is developing into a key player for the Italian club and he has earned plenty of suitors after his performances this season.Leicester are long-term admirers of the Frenchman, while he has more recently been linked with both Arsenal and West Ham.However, according to Gazzetta dello Sport, Milan have told any interested clubs that Niang is not for sale at any price.The Serie A side reportedly view the forward as a key part of their plans going forward and they are in no mood to let him go during the middle of the season.As a result, Arsenal, Leicester City and West Ham will all have to try again in the summer if they wish to lure Niang away from Milan. The 22-year-old is also wanted by Leicester City and West Ham last_img read more

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Train safety bill moves forward

first_img 165Let’s talk business.Catch up on the business news closest to you with our daily newsletter. Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! Assemblyman Rudy Bermudez’s legislation to improve railroad safety moved closer this week to becoming law. The Senate Transportation and Housing Committee voted 10-0 Tuesday to approve AB 1935 that would increase the frequency of railroad inspections. It now goes to the Senate Appropriations Committee. On Monday, the Senate Appropriations Committee voted 7-0 to approve AB 158 that would establish a taskforce to investigate and solve rail safety issues. It now goes to the floor. For the complete story, pick up a copy of tomorrow’s Whittier Daily News. AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREWhy these photogenic dumplings are popping up in Los Angeleslast_img read more

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Allardyce’s response when asked about replacing Wagner at Huddersfield

first_imgSam Allardyce has revealed to talkSPORT it’s ‘very unlikely’ he will take the Huddersfield Town job.Big Sam is the bookmakers’ 3/1 favourite to take over at the John Smith’s Stadium following David Wagner’s surprise departure as manager on Monday.The German, who spent three-and-a-half years in charge of the Terriers, leaves with the club currently sitting rock-bottom of the Premier League table. Wagner leaves Huddersfield bottom of the league and eight points adrift of safety 2 Allardyce would seem the obvious choice to take over, given his previous success at saving clubs from relegation.However, he believes saving Huddersfield – who sit eight points from safety – is too great a task for any manager and isn’t keen on the role. scrap MONEY Premier League Team of the Season so far, including Liverpool and Leicester stars SORRY predicted Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card gameday cracker Ronaldo warned Lukaku how hard scoring goals in Serie A would be before Inter move REVEALED huge blow Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade Most Read In Football Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won REVEALED no dice Berahino hits back at b******t Johnson criticism – ‘I was in a dark place at Stoke’ RANKED Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade REPLY Big Sam has never been relegated during his managerial career How Everton could look in January under Ancelotti with new signings RANKED 2 “Huddersfield’s trouble is not their performances, it’s a lack of goals and we all know what it means when you have a goalscorer.“I’ve watched a lot of their games and they’ve always been very close, they’re never been thrashed really, but because of the lack of quality in front of goal they’ve ended up drawing instead of winning and losing instead of drawing. So it’s a very difficult task.“Not this time.”Following Allardyce’s admission on talkSPORT, Under-23 coach Mark Hudson has now emerged as the favourite for the Huddersfield job, with an appointment expected to be made after Sunday’s match with Manchester City. shining Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT latest Liverpool news live: Klopp reveals when Minamino will play and issues injury update Speaking exclusively to the Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast on Tuesday morning, the former England, Everton and Crystal Palace manager said: “As much as I like Huddersfield, it’s a very difficult job indeed.“For me, and I know the fans won’t want to hear this, it’s got to be about planning for relegation and then planning to get back into the Premier League.“For me, at this stage of my life if they made an approach I would chat with them, but I think it’s very unlikely, Alan.“They’ve only scored 13 goals in 22 matches, and while I’ve managed to pull teams out of the bottom end, at Sunderland I had Jermain Defoe scoring 18 and at Crystal Palace I had Christian Benteke who scored 15 goals. Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions BEST OF Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won REVEALED Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury The average first-team salaries at every Premier League club in 2019 Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions revealed ADVICE Gerrard launches furious touchline outburst as horror tackle on Barisic sparks chaos Did Mahrez just accidentally reveal Fernandinho is leaving Man City this summer? BEST OF Forbes list reveals how much Mayweather, Ronaldo and Messi earned this decade whoops Popular In Football Sky Sports presenter apologises for remarks made during Neville’s racism discussion Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? Hudson received the backing of Wagner ahead of that game in an open letter written by the former boss in which he expressed his thanks to chairman Dean Hoyle, staff, players and fans.“Together, we have achieved unbelievable things; we made the dream of Premier League football for Huddersfield Town a reality,” he wrote.“That only happened because of this incredible togetherness that was unique to this club.“I’m sad to be leaving, but I’m immensely proud of what we’ve achieved at Huddersfield Town.“This club is now in my heart and ultimately, I want what is best for its future. I will be supporting them from afar this weekend when Mark Hudson leads the team against Manchester City and I wish him, the staff, the players and you, the fans, all the luck in the world.”Listen back to Sam Allardyce on the Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast IN FULL above!last_img read more

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Sue Ann Hankins, age 52 of Jeffersonville

first_imgSue Ann Hankins, age 52 of Jeffersonville, passed away Saturday, April 6, 2019, in Norton Audubon Hospital Louisville.Born November 3, 1966 in Salem, Indiana, she was the daughter of the late Ernest Gabe and Imogene (Flannery) Hankins. She was an employee of Blueriver Services in Palmyra and a resident of New Hope Services.Survivors include: Brother: Gerry Hankins of Connersville, Indiana; Sister: Roberta Baldwin of Salem; Nephews: Robert Williams Jr., Ernie Williams and Jonathan Hankins; Nieces: Teresa Poehlein and Kimberlee Hankins and several great nephews and nieces; 4 Aunts: Helen Hisel, who cared for her, Joan Schocke, Barbara Brumfiel, Patsy Hines and many many cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents and 1 brother, Frank Hankins.Funeral Service: 11:00 am Saturday at Dawalt Funeral Home in Salem, followed by interment in Crown Hill Cemetery.Visitation: 4 to 8 pm Friday and 9 am until the time of the service on Saturday.last_img read more

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Changes to phone dialling in SA

first_img3 January 2007Since 16 October, all local and national calls from land-lines in South Africa have been using 10-digit numbers (seven-digit numbers preceded by area codes), while the dialling prefix for international calls made from South Africa has changed from 09 to 00.To help customers familiarise themselves with these changes, state telecoms operator Telkom is running the old dialling systems parallel to the new dialling systems up to 16 January, when 10-digit dialling and the international prefix 00 become mandatory.The change to the international dialling prefix means, for example, that a call from South Africa to the United Kingdom should be prefixed by 00 44 instead of the old 09 44.However, there is no change to the dialling procedures for calls to South Africa from overseas.The change from seven to 10-digit dialling means that when land-line to land-line calls are made within the same area (for example, Pretoria), callers should begin by dialling the area code (012, in the case of Pretoria) even though they are calling a number in the same area.“It is identical to a fixed-line call being made from a cellular phone,” explained Lulu Letlape, spokesperson for state telecommunications company Telkom. Since cellular numbers already comprise 10 digits, calls from fixed lines to cellular phones do not require any dialling changes.After 16 January, mis-dialled calls will be routed to announcements requesting that callers dial 10 digits when making local and national calls. This will continue until 16 March, after which mis-dialled calls will be routed to a “number unavailable” tone.Letlape emphasised that no extra costs would be levied for using the 10-digit dialling system or in switching to 00 as the international dialling prefix.“This national 10-digit dialling system is part of Icasa’s [the Independent Communication Authority of South Africa’s] numbering plan that, once implemented, will increase number capacity, especially in the metropolitan areas, and bring fixed-line dialling in line with the 10-digit standard used by mobile operators.”Telkom says PAXB customers who have programmed their PAXB systems for international call barring will need to re-programme their systems to avoid users being able to make unauthorised international outgoing calls.Customers should also check that any pre-programmed diallable local numbers, for example speed dial numbers, are stored in the full 10-digit format.SouthAfrica.info reporter and BuaNews Want to use this article in your publication or on your website?See: Using SAinfo materiallast_img read more

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A top Chinese brain scientist wonders how he ended up on the U.S. visa blacklist

first_img A top Chinese brain scientist wonders how he ended up on the U.S. visa blacklist Rao Yi By Dennis NormileJul. 18, 2018 , 12:10 PM “The U.S. embassy is not afraid of offending people and making enemies,” says Rao Yi of Peking University in Beijing.center_img SHANGHAI, CHINA—Frustrated with a string of unexplained U.S. visa denials, a top Chinese brain scientist has decided to go public, copying numerous journalists on a 17 July email to officials at the U.S. Embassy in Beijing pleading his case.”Most embassies try to make more friends for their countries; the U.S. embassy is not afraid of offending people and making enemies,” says Rao Yi, a high-profile neuroscientist at Peking University in Beijing who studied and worked in the United States for 22 years. His difficulty obtaining a visa is particularly ironic, given that he has been invited to attend a workshop by the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF), a government agency based in Alexandria, Virginia.Rao, 56, earned his Ph.D. in neuroscience in 1991 from University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), and did a postdoc at Harvard University. He was on the faculty at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri for 10 years and later joined Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, Illinois, where he rose to be a full professor. Along the way, he acquired U.S. citizenship. He returned to China in 2007 to become dean of Peking University’s School of Life Sciences. 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Since then, he has failed to get visas to join a conference at the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, to attend a memorial service for U.S. banker David Rockefeller, and even to visit his daughter, a U.S. citizen.In addition to his position at Peking University, he is now director of the Chinese Institute for Brain Research in Beijing. NSF invited him to a workshop in Washington, D.C., on 23 and 24 July that aims to develop a Global Inventory of Brain Initiatives to facilitate international coordination.Rao says he had an interview at the U.S. embassy on Monday, during which he was asked to provide an updated CV and travel schedule. He says he has not made flight reservations because his recent experiences leave him doubtful about getting a visa. He says he is puzzled about the visa denials and cannot think of anything he might have done to get blacklisted. He did appear on Chinese TV criticizing U.S. President Donald Trump after the 2016 election, but his first visa rejection predated the election. He says he was once told that the decision was made in Washington, D.C., but was given no further details.The U.S. government began applying tougher restrictions on some Chinese graduate students last month, but the new policy does not apply to senior scientists and does not include the neurosciences.The U.S. embassy in Beijing does not comment on individual visa cases, a spokesperson wrote in an email to ScienceInsider. “I certainly hope that the U.S. will not go down in history as the country which arbitrarily blocks international cooperation in the natural sciences,” Rao wrote in his email plea to embassy officials.last_img read more

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SIXTY SECONDS IN TOUCH

first_imgWelcome to another edition of Sixty Seconds in Touch, packed full of info on Touch from around Australia, as well as some stuff that adds an International flavour to this week’s edition… * This week’s headline story is no doubt the sport of Touch being introduced to US Soldiers in Iraq. Make sure you check out the story on the homepage, it’s a fantastic story and a credit to the Aussie soldiers that have taken it upon themselves to introduce Touch Footy. * Touch New Zealand are standing with the World Anti Doping Agency, the Federation of International Touch and also Touch Football Australia, in the fight against drugs, suspending two players for cannabis use. For the full story please click here: http://www.touchnz.co.nz/display.aspx?pri=18&sec=59&cid=1365 * Touch New Zealand are also well into their preparation for the All Nations tournament, their Open sides have been announced and their senior squads and sides are in training as well. On an Aussie All Nations front, the sides are up on the website in full, after several withdrawals due to injuries, pregnancies and family commitments. Make sure you keep updated on all the All Nations news. * The Under 18’s Championships is just one month away. Keep an eye on the website because there will be updated news regularly hitting the homepage. I’m madly preparing a short and sweet opening ceremony, which will combine welcoming and opening the Under 18’s Championships, along with sending off our 10 All Nations sides. Several All Nations Opens and Seniors representatives will be at the Under 18’s event, so we’re making the most of the opportunity to farewell them, present them with the Aussie flag and wish them all the best as they head to New Zealand. Please make sure you get down to the Coffs Harbour International Stadium to wish these players all the best. * The merchandise is starting to arrive for the Under 18 Championships and there are some great new shirts and jackets especially. Make sure you check them out when you get to Coffs Harbour. If you’re after a bargain now however, there are plenty of sales on the Touch Footy shop, simply go to www.myclubtouch.com.au and then click on `Shop’ on the left hand side of the page. There have also been plenty of people taking advantage of the bulk buying of old NTL and Youth World Cup t-shirts. The stocks are being rapidly depleted, so if you’ve been thinking of buying your team some new uniforms you better get in quick. If you don’t know what I’m talking about check out the following article http://www.austouch.com.au/index.cgi?det=1&intArticleID=1357&sID=46 because there is a great deal offered for anyone in purchasing enough shirts for their local or junior Touch side. * The Touch-e-Talk August edition is out on the homepage, make sure you have a read, another edition packed of great stories and info…if you’re interested in the National 18’s Champs then the September edition of Touch-e-Talk should be on your hit list, we’ve already started work on it and it will be a massive pre-18’s edition, released on September 1. If you’d like to join the mailing list for this newsletter simply send your email address to media@austouch.com.au * NSW Touch are running a Level 3 Referees Course on Sunday 11th September at Ballina Touch Fields commencing at 8.30am. Applications should be forwarded to Gary “Bear” Foster on (02) 6646 3159 or (02) 6646 2204, Email: fozzybear4@bigpond.com and applications close on 26th August 2005. * NSW Touch have also announced their City sides to play against Country in the Bob Dyke shield, check out this article for all the info http://www.nswtouch.com.au/index.cgi?det=1&intArticleID=952&sID=12 * In Queensland Executive Officer Andrew Barr cheekily asked me to share the wonderful weather they’re experiencing…although in real news the conditions of entry for the State Cup have been finalised and are available on their website. * In other Queensland news the Queensland Primary School Championships are being held in Chinchilla from August 11-14, a fantastic event for a town that is rapidly growing and improving on the Touch field. * Touch Victoria are calling for applications for Game Development Officers, check out www.victouch.com.au for all the details, while in Western Australia coaches and managers are needed for Fremantle Touch. * Remember if you have any news for the Touch Football Australia website or for this article in particular, please feel free to contact media@austouch.com.au By Rachel Moylelast_img
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