Aston Villa also had goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez to thank for a first half penalty save to deny John Lundstrum when the scores were still level.
MADRID, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- The third round of matches in Spain's Liga Santander sees FC Barcelona, Atletico Madrid, Sevilla and newly promoted Elche finally make their league debuts, while Real Madrid travel to play one of the in-form teams at the start of the season.
If head coach Domenec Torrent didn't have enough obstacles to overcome, an eruption of ash from the Sangay volcano left his team unable to train on Sunday.
According to a web portal focused on Qomolangma history, Ang Rita's mountaineering career began at the age of 15 as a porter. He was hired as a low altitude porter for the Dhaulagiri expedition in western Nepal. In May 1983, he first reached the top of the world's tallest mountain without supplemental oxygen. He continued climbing Mt. Qomolangma without oxygen until 1996, becoming a legend in the mountaineering community. Enditem
WASHINGTON, Sept. 23 (Xinhua) -- FC Dallas and fullback Bryan Reynolds have agreed to a contract extension through 2024, the Major League Soccer (MLS) club announced on Wednesday.
The second half seemed to end in a draw, especially when both sides nearly ran out of stamina with more mistakes. Thanks to defender Ding Haifeng's accurate pass, Markao made a final hit for the Hebei side with a powerful header in the 91st minute. Enditem
Yunnan made more errors in the second set, especially in serve and back court receiving, only to witness Beijing take the set again.
Close cooperation with the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), and International Federations (IFs) is also indispensable to confirm schedule for test events, the numbers of participating athletes and related issues at the earliest possible date.
More than 2,000 competitors from China, Britain, Japan, Canada, Spain and other countries and regions will take part in the competition, which is comprised of a 65km race, 25km race and 5km race. The top eight contestants in the men's and women's groups can get prize money ranging from 100 yuan to 2,000 yuan.
The seven goals conceded in two games strengthened Leeds' need to fortify their defense. Enditem
Looking at the 500 days to come, Han named the milestones that Beijing 2022 will meet in the "uphill battle ahead."