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Handbalster Polman makes ten years full at Esbjerg
12:04 p.m.: Handbalster Estavana Polman is far from tired at her Danish club Esbjerg. The international has extended its contract until the summer of 2023, making it perfect the ten years at Esbjerg.
28-year-old Polman is still recovering from the knee injury that has kept her aside for months. The bodybuilder, who won the world title with the Dutch team in December 2019 and was named the best player of the World Cup in Japan, was missing from the European Championships in Denmark last December.
“ I started a project a long time ago in Esbjerg and am not finished yet. The team for next season looks even better. Esbjerg has dreams, and I share them. The city, the people and the club feel like home,” she says on her clubs website.
Esbjerg is the reigning country champion in Denmark and will also play in the Champions League this season. Polman lives is Esbjerg together with her friend, former Ajacied Rafael van der Vaart. They have a daughter together.
BASKETBAL: NBA scrapes two more basketball games Wizards
09:29 AM: The American basketball league NBA has postponed three more games due to coronavirus infection. Washington Wizards is the biggest duped. That team has five infected players in the ranks and, for that reason, cannot take office against Cleveland Cavaliers on Sundays and Mondays.
The match between Minnesota Timberwolves and Memphis Grizzlies could not take place on Friday (local time), after it appeared that Minnesota players had been in contact with infected persons.
In total, the pandemic has ensured that thirteen matches in the highest American professional league have been postponed this season. Last Wednesday, the NBA announced that since 6 January sixteen out of 497 basketball players tested positive.
Basketball players Lakers book fifth win in a row in NBA
08:50 hours: Los Angeles Lakers has achieved its fifth victory in a row in the American basketball league NBA, and thus firmly in control of the Western Division. The reigning champion won 112-95 from New Orleans Pelicans. Vedette LeBron James was good for 21 points and 11 assists.
Boston Celtics, leader in the Eastern Division, won a convincing win at Orlando Magic 124-97, and Jaylen Brown was the top scorer with 21 points. The Celtics were finally allowed to play again, because their previous three games were cancelled due to problems caused by the coronavirus. Jayson Tatum and Robert Williams were not allowed to participate, because they had been tested positive.
Giannis Antetokounmpo excelled 31 points for Milwaukee Bucks, who won 112-109 from Dallas Mavericks. The Greek shooter was less on the move with his distance throws; of the ten attempts to make a 3-point, only one succeeded. The Bucks are second in the Eastern Division.