Plateau Utd FC Sacks Baraje from Technical Adviser Post

first_imgNPFL… NPFL… NPFL…Seriki Adinoyi in JosThe management of Plateau United Football Club of Jos monday asked its Technical Adviser, Zakary Baraje, ‘to step aside.’ A statement yesterday in Jos signed by the Media Officer of the club, Mr Albert Dakup, noted that the decision became necessary in view of the dwindling performance of the team.It added that as “as an ambitious team determined to make a good impression in the NPFL, the recent performance of the team is unacceptable “.“The club observed a communication gap between the technical adviser and his assistants and even the players which is affecting the success of the team.”The management also lamented that despite the free hand given to the technical adviser, he has not been able to justify the huge confidence reposed on him “by turning the fortunes of the team around to compete favorably with its counterparts in the top flight.‎”According to the statement, former captain of the team, Victor Wickadason, who only returned to the main team recently after several years in the feeder team is to take over as head of the technical crew.“Wickadason is to be assisted by Audu Isa Pele, Moris Longmiap and Tunde Adedara as goal keeper trainer,” the statement concluded.Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegramlast_img read more

Follow live: Syracuse loses to St. John’s 84-72

first_img Published on December 13, 2015 at 11:59 am Facebook Twitter Google+ Syracuse (7-2) visits Madison Square Garden to face St. John’s (6-3) on Sunday at noon. The Orange is coming off a 78-51 win over Colgate on Tuesday night. When SU and the Red Storm played last season, Syracuse lost 69-57. Follow along here or on Twitter @DOSports for coverage throughout the day. Commentslast_img

Betfair debuts ‘Racing Post Live’ for Cheltenham 2020

first_img ‘Deal maker’ Rafi Ashkenazi ends Flutter tenure  August 27, 2020 Spotlight delivers Racing Post translated services for Pari-Engineering Russia August 26, 2020 Submit Flutter moves to refine merger benefits against 2020 trading realities August 27, 2020 Share Related Articles StumbleUpon Share Seeking to deliver the best Cheltenham 2020 insights and engagement for punters, next week the Betfair Exchange will broadcast ‘Racing Post Live’ across all its digital platforms.Racing Post Live is a new interactive show developed by the rebranded Spotlight Sports Group, covering all major horseracing festivals throughout the calendar year. Hosted exclusively on the Betfair platforms, the show will see Racing Post and Betfair Exchange experts offer real-time insights, tips and reactions for every day of the Cheltenham Festival (10-13 March).Gethin Evans, Spotlight Sports Group digital marketing director, described the show as a key 2020 launch to showcase Racing Post’s interactive content capacity.“We are very excited to work on this innovative video proposition in partnership with the marketing team at Betfair,” he said. “It’s a fantastic opportunity for us as digital publishers, for Betfair as a real-time exchange education platform and for the sport of horse racing to get a true digital share of voice across our group, including the Racing Post and MyRacing channels. “We have a great mix of in-house talent and external guests to provide live insight at major race days and have some fun at the same time.”Racing Post Live will run throughout the flat and jumps season, covering more than 42 live race days and producing several Betfair Exchange educational videos, a key marketing initiative for the betting exchange in 2020.Harry Phillips, Betfair head of UK&I brand marketing, backed Racing Post Live as a great tool to inform and educate customers on racing dynamics. “The opportunity to partner on a pioneering live show across the biggest horse racing festivals is something that will help build awareness and education of the Betfair Exchange product,” he said. “We are working with the Spotlight Sports Group in-house production team to produce a true made- for-platform watch along for horse racing, which we hope drives further engagement in the sport going forward.”last_img read more

UST ends UAAP women’s basketball finals drought, ousts FEU

first_imgUST Lady Tigers stalwart Grace Irebu. UAAP PHOTOMANILA, Philippines—University of Santo Tomas broke its 13-year finals curse, holding off Far Eastern University Lady Tamaraws, 76-65, in the stepladder semifinals of the UAAP Season 82 women’s basketball tournament Saturday.The Growling Tigresses made it to their finals appearance since 2006 when they won the title with coach Peque Tan. They will face unbeaten National U for the crown.ADVERTISEMENT UST held what seemed to be an insurmountable lead of 22 points, 43-21, heading into the half but the Lady Tamaraws made a late run in the fourth cutting the Growling Tigresses’ margin to five, 70-65, with 2:20 left.Defense, however, worked late for the Growling Tigresses with Eka Soriano intercepting Choy Bahuyan’s pass to Fatima Quiapo in the final minute of the game.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGreatest ever?SPORTSFormer PBA import Anthony Grundy passes away at 40SPORTSSan Miguel suspends Santos, Nabong, Tubid indefinitely after ‘tussle’ in practiceSoriano and Season MVP Grace Irebu then iced the game from the line.“We waited for three years for this to happen,” said UST head coach Haydee Ong. “The program has no shortcut. You have to work for it and finally, we’re in the finals.” “This is a tribute to the Thomasian community and to everyone who supported us along the way.”Irebu led all scorers with 28 points while grabbing 14 rebounds to lead UST.Lon Rivera, who had just three points in the first game, added 13 points while Eka Soriano added 11 points.Val Mamaril had 23 points and four rebounds to lead the Lady Tamaraws.ADVERTISEMENT MOST READ View comments Duterte calls himself, Go, Cayetano ‘the brightest stars’ in PH politics Drilon apologizes to BCDA’s Dizon over false claim on designer of P50-M ‘kaldero’ Chief Justice Peralta on upcoming UAAP game: UP has no match against UST PLAY LIST 01:00Chief Justice Peralta on upcoming UAAP game: UP has no match against UST00:50Trending Articles00:59Sports venues to be ready in time for SEA Games02:11Makabayan bloc defends protesting workers, tells Año to ‘shut up’03:07PH billiards team upbeat about gold medal chances in SEA Games01:38‘Bato’ to be ‘most effective’ CHR head? It’s for public to decide – Gascon02:07Aquino to Filipinos: Stand up vs abuses before you suffer De Lima’s ordeal01:28Ex-President Noynoy Aquino admits contracting pneumonia00:45Aquino agrees with Drilon on SEA games ‘kaldero’ spending issue Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Ethel Booba on SEA Games cauldron: ‘Sulit kung corrupt ang panggatong’ Ateneo clobbers UST in Game 1 to close in on UAAP championship Duterte officials’ paranoia is ‘singularly myopic’ Rice industry paralysis For the complete collegiate sports coverage including scores, schedules and stories, visit Inquirer Varsity. Priority legislation in the 18th Congress What’s behind the display of Chinese flag in Boracay? Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Matteo Guidicelli had saved up for Sarah G’s ring since 2014? LATEST STORIESlast_img read more