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Football: Tiental Excelsior takes point at FC Eindhoven
23.13 hrs: Excelsior has left a point with ten men from the visit to FC Eindhoven. The only duel of this Friday evening in the Kitchen Champion Division ended in 1-1. Even before rest, the visitors were already left with one less male, when Mats Wieffer was sent away with red. Elias Omarsson then even put the Rotterdammers ahead of the start, but Flor van den Eynden tapped into the equalizer from close range.
Baseball: Legendary Yankees pitcher Whitey Ford (91) died
20.13 Hrs.: Former pitcher Edward Charles‘ Whitey ‘Ford of New York Yankees died at the age of 91. In the 1950s and 1960s, the baseball player won the World Series six times with the Yankees.
Ford, who was nicknamed ‘Whitey’ because of his light hair, played in 1950 and from 1953 to 1967 for the Yankees. His 2.75 win rate, winning 236 times against 106 defeats, is the highest of all pitchers in Major League Baseball league in the 20th century. That‘s why he was nicknamed ‘Chairman of the Board‘, ‘Chairman of the Council‘.
The left-handed pitcher won the World Series with the Yankees in 1950, 1953, 1956, 1958, 1961 and 1962 and was named the most valuable player in the World Series in 1961, breaking the record of baseball legend Babe Ruth in 1961, by not allowing 33 innings in a row.
“ The Yankees have learned with deep sadness that Whitey Ford has died,” the club said via Twitter. “One of the best left-handed pitchers ever. He will be greatly missed.”
Golf: Luiten after moderate second round finished at the PGA Championship
19.46 hours: Joost Luiten is finished at the BMW PGA Championship in England after two laps. The 34-year-old Luiten missed the cut at the Wentworth Golf Club in Virginia Water after a round of 75 on Friday, three above the average. He had started on Thursday with a round par. With 147 strokes he was divided 86th and had three strokes too many to compete in the remainder of the tournament.
Luiten hit a triple-bogey on runway 3, a double bogey on runway 10 and a bogey on track 13, with only three birdies in front of it. The Irishman Shane Lowry and Brit Matthew Fitzpatrick take the lead after two days. They both stand at twelve strokes below the average after a second round of 65 strokes (7 under par).
Born Bleiswijker had suffered a slight damage to his right eye earlier in the week in an accident in the domestic circle. “Fortunately, I see sharp again,” he said on his own website. Luiten felt strengthened by his solid play, which had given him the nineteenth place at the Scottish Open and the eleventh place at the Irish Open.
Sailing: Sailing star Bouwmeester for the moment 2nd at European Championship
18.57 pm: Sailster Marit Bouwmeester is currently in second place at the European Championship Laser Radial in Gdansk, Poland. After four races, the Olympic champion must only tolerate Danish defender Anne-Marie Rindom. A day before they had shared first stood. The Polish Agata Barwinska is third.
Maxime Jonker climbed to fourth place.
Football: Portuguese goalkeeper misses duel with France after positive corontest
18.26 hours: Goalkeeper Anthony Lopes of the Portuguese team misses the duel against France Sunday in the Nations League. Goalkeeper tested positive for the coronavirus.
Lopes, who is a teammate of Memphis Depay at Olympique Lyon, is replaced by Bruno Varela of Vitoria Guimarães. He will undergo further tests before he returns to his club.
Lopes is the second player in the Portuguese team to have tested positive. Previously, José Fonte, defender of Lille, had to leave the national selection after a positive test. That was for the 0-0 in the training intercountry against Spain.
The Portuguese players undergo additional tests before traveling to Paris on Saturday.
Rowing: Five Dutch boats to final on first day European Championships row 18.01 p.m
.: The men in the double four have joined the European Championships Rowing in Poznan, Poland for the final. Abe Wiersma, Dirk Uittenbogaard, Koen Metsemakers and Tone Weeten were the best in their series with force majeure. The double four, which last year both the European and the world title, was 13 seconds faster than the Germans who finished second.
Also four boats with the rowing sters were placed for the final. Martine Veldhuis in the light skiff and the four-without mate with Ellen Hogerwerf, Karolien Florijn, Ymkje Clevering and Veronique Meester won their series. The double two with Roos de Jong and Lisa Scheenaard, and the double four with Laila Youssifou, Inge Janssen, Nicole Beukers and Olivia van Rooijen, were second in their heat. That was enough for a final place.
Skiffeur Amos Keijser, the two-without mate, the double two and the light twoes reached the semifinals. The men four-without mate placed themselves through the second chances for the semi-finals.
Skiffeuse José van Veen also placed himself through the second chances for the half final battle. The light doubles and the two-without are also in the semifinals.
Football: Another three players football club Inter test positive
17.58 hours: Another three players from Inter have tested positive for the new coronavirus. The club from the highest Italian football class announced on Friday that the number of infected football players is now five.
Last season’s number two reported that midfielders Roberto Gagliardini and Radja Nainggolan and reserve goalkeeper Ionut Radu have been added to the list. Milan Skriniar and Alessandro Bastoni were already on there.
According to the rules, players have to spend two weeks in seclusion. On October 17, Inter de derby will be on the program with AC Milan. In Milan, Leo Duarte and the Swedish vedette Zlatan Ibrahimovic were previously found positive.
Stefan de Vrij plays with Inter. The central defender is currently staying in the training camp of the Dutch team, which plays against Bosnia on Sunday.
Football: Poll longer at FC Groningen
17.22 hours: Thomas Poll stays longer at FC Groningen. The club has opened and extended the contract of the 19-year-old defender. Poll signed a new 2-year commitment. An option for another year is included in the agreement until mid-2022. Poll was already in action for FC Groningen in five official matches.
Tennis: Do not swiatek to final doubles at Roland Garros
17.20 hours: Iga Swiatek failed to reach the final battle in the women‘s doubles in Paris. The Polish tennis star, only 19 years old, will be in the final of the singles game at Roland Garros on Saturday. In it, she takes on the American Sofia Kenin.
Swiatek, along with the American Nicole Melichar, was the lesser of Alexa Guarachi from Chile and Desirae Krawczyk from the United States.
In the final, the duo Guarachi/Krawczyk will compete against the Française Kristina Mladenovic and Timea Babos from Hungary.
Football: Jong Oranje does not call for a replacement for suspended De Wit
17.14 hours: Federal coach Erwin van de Looi van Jong Orange does not call for a replacement for Dani de Wit for the interland of Tuesday in Cyprus. The player of AZ received his third yellow card on Thursday against Jong Gibraltar in the series and is suspended. He’s gone back to his club by now.
De Wit is the top scorer of Jong Oranje in this qualifying series with ten goals. He scored twice against Gibraltar.
Jong Orange is already almost certain of qualification for the European Championships, which will be held next year.
Football: FIFA: fewer transfers and transfer expenses in global football
16.31 hours: Not only the number of transfers of football players but also the amount of money that clubs spend on transfers fell significantly in 2020. examination and designates the coronacrisis as the cause for its decline.
Between 1 June and 5 October this year 7424 football players switched clubs and spent a total of 3.92 billion euros. By comparison, last year 9087 footballers had a transfer (18 percent more) for a sum of 5.8 billion euros (32 percent more).
The study also shows that women‘s football is less affected by the virus. The number of international transfers increased from 385 to 522, and the amount spent on players almost doubled from 455,000 to 822,000 dollars.
The coronapandemic brought football to a standstill between March and June, and although it has started again since then, most games have been played without fans or for a very limited crowd, which has significantly affected the club’s revenue. It also ensured that the transfer window was extended until 5 October to allow a later start of the European club season 2020-2021.
Volleyball: Volleyball players in Topsportcentrum Rotterdam in EC qualification
15.47 hrs: The Dutch volleyball players have chosen the Topsportcentrum Rotterdam as the venue for the second round of the EC qualification tournament. From 15Oranje will compete against Croatia and Sweden until 17 January.
One week earlier, the first round takes place on Croatian soil, with the same three countries. The pool winner will be directly in front of the European Championships, which will be played in the summer of 2021 in Poland, the Czech Republic, Estonia and Finland. The number two also has a chance to place itself.
The qualification for the European Championship was originally scheduled to take place at the end of August and early September with home and home matches. The CEV European Confederation stipulated that these competitions could not take place and, in consultation with all the national federations concerned, it was decided to change the qualification.
Handball: Handball Association E&O temporarily stops due to coronavirus
15.46 hours: Handball Association E&O from Emmen has suspended all training and competitions for the time being. According to the association, there is too much fear within the club about the risk of contagion with the coronavirus.
“ We are no longer responsible for playing or training matches for the health of our players,” says spokesperson Harwin de Jonge. “Not with the youth and not with the seniors. We don‘t understand how it’s even more reasonable to send players across the country for a match.”
The men‘s team of E&O will be in the top division, the women will play in the first division. The club from Emmen awaits the next press conference of the Cabinet with any new measures. “Until Tuesday we withdraw.”
Handbalbond NHV indicates that he is not yet aware of the decision of E&O. “We have not heard from the association yet,” said Chairman Tjark de Lange. “The creed from the union is still: handballs where they can, stop where they need to.”
Thursday evening, a delegation from the Eredivisie and the Bene League discussed how to proceed with the handball competitions. In this consultation it was decided to give clubs more room if they want to postpone a match. “Where there are objections, we must be generous,” says a spokesman.
Hockey: Disciplinary case on request hockey club Kampong postponed
15.16 hours: At the request of hockey club Kampong is a disciplinary case that would serve Friday postponed to Sunday. Kampong has to answer to the Disciplinary Committee because it recently took part in a match against Tilburg a player who should have been quarantined because of a possible corona infection.
The board of the Dutch hockey association KNHB engaged the independent disciplinary committee. He needs to investigate if Kampong has broken the rules. For this season, the KNHB has included in the regulations that a hockey player is not entitled to play if he or she is positive, has to be quarantined, has corona-related complaints or is awaiting the outcome of a corontest.
The Disciplinary Committee has called for representatives of the KNHB and Kampong for the closed session. It’s not known why the club had the case postponed. The committee shall give its opinion within 15 days of the meeting.
Skisport: Skiester Shiffrin must skip World Cup start
15.15 hours: The American skier Mikaela Shiffrin is missing next week at the start of the World Cup season in Austria. 25 year old Shiffrin, winner of 66 World Cup matches, suffers from her back. On the advice of doctors, she decided to skip the trip to Sölden.
In Austria there is twice a giant slalom on the programme for skiesters. “Over the past eight years, I have always started my season in Sölden. So this feels very strange and frustrating,” says Shiffrin. “Fortunately, I will recover from this injury and I will soon be able to start again. I can‘t wait.”
The two-time Olympic champion has dominated the World Cup for years. Shiffrin broke off prematurely last season because of her father’s death.
Football: Belgian coach hopeful of taking part in Vertonghen at Wembley
14.12 hrs: Belgian coach Roberto Martínez thinks to have Jan Vertonghen on Sunday Wembley. The Belgians take on England in London as part of the Nations League.
“ The medical staff has to give approval first, but it looks good,” said Martínez. Without Vertonghen the ‘Red Devils’ played on Thursday in a training interland with 1-1 against Ivory Coast.
33-year-old Vertonghen contracted a broken cheekbone three weeks ago at his new club Benfica, where he did not start happily. With his own goal, he was due to the elimination of the Champions League in the preliminaries.
Belgium has after two duels in the Nations League 6 points, England has 2 points less.
Tennis: Linz‘s WTA tennis tournament takes place in November
13.07 hrs: The WTA tournament of Linz will be held this year in November. The tennis tournament inAustria is currently the second tournament this season on the well-thinned play calendar of the WTA. The tournament will be held from 7 to 15 November. It was scheduled for mid-October.
The Linz indoor tournament has been on the calendar since 1991. Last year the tournament was won by Cori Gauff, only 15 years old.
For the moment only the Ostrava WTA tournament is on the calendar. The event in the Czech Republic will be held from 19 to 25 October. All tournaments in Asia have been removed from the program.
Kiki Bertens revealed last week at Roland Garros that due to a lack of tournaments, she may have played her last game of the year. Last year she was also a party in Linz. She lost to Gauff then.
Football: compatriot of Ronaldo has corona
11.52 hours: The Portuguese goalkeeper Anthony Lopes is infected with the coronavirus and leaves the selection of the national team. The 30-year-old goalkeeper of the French football club Olympique Lyon is the second player in the selection of football coach Fernando Santos who tests positive. On Tuesday, defender José Fonte was also infected.
Portugal played on Wednesday in a training intercountry with 0-0 equal against Spain. Lopes was sitting on the couch. Portugal plays in the Nations League against France on Sunday. On Wednesday the duel with Sweden will follow.
Football: Higler to Athens in Nations League
09.45 hours: Referee Dennis Higler goes to Athens for the match in the Nations League between Greece and Moldova. These countries meet Sunday at the Olympic Stadium in the Greek capital. The home team is headed by national coach John van’t Ship.
The team of the Dutch former international will lead in group 3 of Division C with four points from two matches. Moldova has only one point. Earlier this week in Klagenfurt, Greece lost a training interland against Austria with 2-1.
Baseball: Antillean battle in Major League
08.32 a.m.: Antillian baseball players Kenley Jansen and Ozzie Albies will compete in the major league playoffs. Jansen and Albies meet with Los Angeles Dodgers and Atlanta Braves respectively in the National League finals. The winner of the best-of-sevenseries goes to the World Series.
Both the Dodgers and the Braves were undefeated for the National League finals. Without pitcher Jansen, who stayed on the hill after a disappointing performance a day before, LA Dodgers won the third battle with San Diego Padres in the 12-3 best-of-fivesseries, with Jurickson Profar only taken action as a designated batter.
Atlanta Braves decided the series against Miami Marlins with a convincing victory: 7-0, and Albies, the second baseman of the Braves, also scored. The 23-year-old baseball player of Curaçao is working on his fourth year in the Major League. The 33-year-old Jansen reached the World Series with the Dodgers in 2017 and 2018, but he was unable to help the team from LA to reach the first championship since 1988.