Homepage BannerNews Previous articleCalls for lamb factories to stop price cutsNext articleSubstantial increase in trading of illegal tobacco in Co. Donegal. admin By admin – June 25, 2015 Pinterest Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Gardai charging for events to be policed deemed unacceptable Twitter Nine Til Noon Show – Listen back to Wednesday’s Programme Twitter Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Google+ News, Sport and Obituaries on Wednesday May 26th Pinterest 448 new cases of Covid 19 reported today WhatsApp WhatsApp NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly Help sought in search for missing 27 year old in Letterkenny Google+ Calls have been made for a change in legislation in which Gardai charge for events to be policed.In one case, a charity event had to foot a four thousand euro bill for Gardai to be present on the day.The legislation has been condemned by Donegal Deputy and Sinn Fein’s Justice Spokesperson, Padraig Mac Lochlainn and he is calling for it to be stopped:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/pad1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Facebook
Scott O’Leary, RivalcadeThe Rivalcade Overwatch Rumble is the latest tournament to emerge from the esports ecosystem with a five figure prize-pool. Eight top professional Overwatch teams have been automatically invited. These are EnVyUs, Rogue, Immortals, Selfless, LG Evil, Cloud9, Splyce Gaming, and compLexity. The split of the pool is $6,000 (£4,784) for first, $3,000 (£2,392) for second and $1,000 (£797) for third. Rivalcade Founder and CEO Scott O’Leary stated: “We are thrilled to bring the best professional Overwatch teams in North America together to compete, while at the same time providing an opportunity for any team to make a name for themselves by playing against the best.” Up to 64 teams will compete in the qualifying event that will take place on Tuesday, April 18th, and of these the top eight teams will advance to the group stage. This stage will take place on Saturday April 23rd, and the Double-Elimination and Grand Finals will take place on the Sunday. All matches will be view-able on both Twitch and Rivalcade TV.The format for the Saturday Group Play is a best-of-3 Round Robin with 16 teams divided into four groups. The top two teams from each group will advance to Sunday’s Double Elimination Bracket, which will be best-of-3, and the final teams will rumble in a best-of-5 Grand Final match-up. For more information, teams and fans can check out the Rivalcade Overwatch Rumble webpage.Sean May, Platform Operations for Razer said: “Rivalcade has proven to be a pillar in the competitive community for both Overwatch and Hearthstone. Holding the $10,000 Overwatch Rumble is just another testament of their commitment to this scene. We are proud that Razer Arena is the platform of choice for both the qualifiers and the main event. The action will be epic and we can’t wait to see it unfold!”Esports Insider says: It’s exactly this type of tournament which is needed for esports to continue to prosper and grow. The more regular the opportunities there are to win a good amount of money the better, and this Overwatch Rumble format looks a lot of fun.
Source: King Fut Egypt boss Javier Aguirre has named his final 23-man squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, with two Smouha players being dropped from the provisional squad.The Mexican manager had initially announced a 25-man preliminary squad, which meant that one goalkeeper and an outfield player had to be axed from the AFCON squad.The four goalkeepers that were selected were Pyramids FC’s Ahmed El-Shennawy, Mohamed El-Shennawy of Al Ahly, Zamalek’s Mahmoud Gennesh, and Smouha’s keeper Mohamed Abou-Gabal.Aguirre’s decision was to drop the most internationally inexperienced from these four and it was Mohamed Abou-Gabal, whose only appearance for the Pharaohs came over eight years ago against Sierra Leone.The second Smouha player to miss out on the final 23-man squad was left-back Ahmed Aboul-Fetouh, who joined the Alexandria-based club on loan from Zamalek last January.The 21-year-old made his international debut during the Pharaohs’ friendly with Nigeria last March, which the Super Eagles won 1-0 in Asaba.Aguirre decided to snub Aboul-Fetouh in favour of Mahmoud El-Wensh, Ahmed Ayman, and Nabil Emad Dunga, however, that means that the only left-back named in the squad is Ayman Ashraf.Despite his natural position being left-back, Ayman Ashraf was used heavily at centre-back at his club Al Ahly this season, but he featured as left-back in the four games he played under Javier Aguirre.Pyramids FC duo Omar Gaber and Ahmed Ayman Mansour could also fill in at the left-back position.The squad included eight foreign-based players, most notably Mohamed Salah, Mohamed Elneny, Ahmed Elmohamady, Ahmed Hegazi, and Mahmoud Trezeguet.1. FC Nürnberg bound Amr Warda also made the cut as well as Olympiacos forward Ahmed Hassan Kouka and Ali Ghazal of C.D. Feirense.The majority of the squad were based in Egypt, more specifically four from Al Ahly, four from Zamalek, five from Pyramids FC, and one from each of Ismaily and Arab Contractors.Full squad:Goalkeepers: Ahmed El-Shennawy (Pyramids FC), Mohamed El-Shennawy (Al Ahly), Mahmoud Gennesh (Zamalek).Defenders: Ahmed Elmohamady (Aston Villa), Baher El-Mohamady (Ismaily), Ahmed Hegazi (West Bromwich Albion), Mahmoud Alaa, Mahmoud Hamdy El-Wensh (Zamalek), Ahmed Ayman Mansour, Omar Gaber (Pyramids FC), Ayman Ashraf (Al Ahly).Midfielders: Tarek Hamed (Zamalek), Mohamed Elneny (Arsenal), Ali Ghazal (C.D. Feirense), Nabil Emad Dunga, Abdallah El-Said (Pyramids FC), Walid Soliman (Al Ahly), Mohamed Salah (Liverpool), Mahmoud Hassan Trezeguet (Kasimpasa), Amr Warda (Atromitos).Strikers: Ahmed Ali (Arab Contractors), Marwan Mohsen (Al Ahly), Ahmed Hassan Kouka (Olympiacos).
“We think he’s going to be fine,” Kerr said after the victory against New Orleans. “He tweaked it, but we weren’t going to mess around.” The Warriors aren’t worried about Stephen Curry.The guard suffered a minor foot/ankle sprain when he stumbled while dribbling near the 3-point line in the first quarter of his team’s win over the Pelicans on Tuesday. Curry was taken back to the locker and later ruled out for “precautionary reasons.” Lakers’ Lonzo Ball on playing with LeBron James: ‘It was a dream come true for me’ Curry will finish the regular season averaging 27.3 points, 5.3 rebounds and 5.2 assists in 33.8 minutes per game. He shot 47.2 percent from the field and 43.7 percent from 3-point range.The 31-year-old has made six All-Star teams, been named the MVP twice and won three NBA championships during his 10-year career. Joel Embiid injury update: ‘It’s possible’ 76ers star could miss start of playoffs Steph went back to the locker room after rolling his right ankle. pic.twitter.com/3BH4NlNDjo— Warriors on NBCS (@NBCSWarriors) April 10, 2019Golden State coach Steve Kerr, however, told reporters one day after the injury that Curry was feeling “good” and he had no concerns.Steve Kerr said Steph Curry’s ankle is fine. Kerr said no concerns on that front— Mark Medina (@MarkG_Medina) April 10, 2019The Warriors held Curry out of their regular-season finale against the Grizzlies on Wednesday. Kerr said previously he expected the star to be ready for the start of the playoffs. Related News