Bolton v QPR line-ups: Sylla starts, Cousins a sub, Bolton duo out

first_imgJordan Cousins is among QPR’s substitutes for the game against bottom side Bolton.Cousins, who has not made a first-team appearance this season, has been passed fit following a hamstring injury.Boss Ian Holloway has opted for Idrissa Sylla and Jamie Mackie up front, with Conor Washington and Matt Smith on the bench.Former QPR man Karl Henry starts for Bolton, who are still without forward Aaron Wilbraham and winger Will Buckley.Bolton: Alnwick, Little, A Taylor, Beevers, Vela, Ameobi, Madine, Armstrong, Pratley, Henry, Wheater.Subs: Howard, Le Fondre, Noone, Robinson, Cullen, Morais, Burke.QPR: Smithies, Baptiste, Lynch, Bidwell, Wszolek, Scowen, Luongo, Freeman, Manning, Mackie, Sylla.Subs: Lumley, Furlong, Washington, Wheeler, Cousins, Ngbakoto, Cousins, Smith. Follow West London Sport on TwitterFind us on Facebooklast_img read more

“Solar Sailing” GC908D GEOCACHE OF THE WEEK – March 21, 2011

first_imgSince 2002 geocachers in Washington, D.C. have explored the solar system on foot. “Solar Sailing” (GC908D), a Multi-Cache, transforms geocachers into interstellar explorers. RobAGD writes on the cache page: “This cache will walk you from our Sun to the furthermost reaches of our solar system. The walk is scaled so that everything is within scale of the real solar system.”The solar system is so reduced in size the walk is less than half a mile through the Washington, D.C. Mall.  Earning a smiley on this cache requires uncovering information from your scaled down journey through the solar system. You must email answers to the cache owner.The Sun at one 10-billionth actual sizeMore than 1200 geocachers have logged a find on the Multi-Cache to date. “Solar Sailing” has earned 53 Favorite points, making it one of the top ten favorite caches in the U.S. capitol. Geocaching Favorites is a new feature on Geocaching.com.Geocachers often use their log as a chance to thank the cache owner. One geocacher writes: “It’s nice to see that you can learn a bunch just walking the streets. Very nice walk, and it took us to a few other caches along the way which is always nice! TFTC.”Continue your exploration of some of the most engaging geocaches from around the world. Explore all the Geocaches of the Week on our blog or view the Bookmark List on Geocaching.com.Share with your Friends:More SharePrint RelatedFeatured Geocacher of the Month Award WinnersAugust 25, 2011In “Community”November Featured Geocacher of the Month Nominees – Add Your CommentsNovember 9, 2012In “Community”October Featured Geocacher of the Month Nominees – Add Your CommentsOctober 12, 2012In “Community”last_img read more

CWG 2014: Indian flag shown upside down in official video song

first_imgThe Indian tricolour was shown upside down in the official CWG video songIndia has hit the headlines for reasons other than sporting in the just-begun Commonwealth Games here after it came to light that the country’s flag was shown upside down in the official song for the 11-day event.The official song titled “Let the Games Begin” is also the Glasgow Children’s 2014 anthem for Unicef.The song features the flags of all the participating countries but the makers have blundered while showcasing the tricolour.India, who finished second in the medals in the previous edition of the event in Delhi, has sent a 215-strong contingent this time.The Games kicked off yesterday with a colourful opening ceremony here.last_img

PBA Finals: Beermen get back at Hotshots to tie series at 1-1

first_img“But I still commend my players. They still didn’t give up,” he said when asked about his charges still trying to chafe the lead late in the game.“I still loved the effort. And I think we could still bring that into the next game.”Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next DA eyes importing ‘galunggong’ anew Cayetano: Senate, Drilon to be blamed for SEA Games mess PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games PLAY LIST 02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games02:11Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krauss Lady Maroons’ Justine Dorog, Marian Buitre join Foton in PSL “He wants to win very badly but we have to remind him that that’s not the way,” he said of his young guard, who he thought was reacting to the fouls on him that were left uncalled. “Napunta sa utak niya. But I like that kid. He’s a warrior.”Cabagnot and Fajardo led all of the scorers with 16 points each, while ChrisRoss and Marcio Lassiter had 15 apiece.The critical third game of the race-to-four showdown will be held  Sunday again at the Big Dome, with the tip-off slated at 6:30 p.m.Mangolia leaned on Ian Sangalang anew for 18 points and for anchorage against Fajardo’s presence in the paint. Jio Jalalon and Mark Barroca tossed in 15 and 12 respectively.“They controlled the tempo. And like I’ve said, once they reached a hundred points, we have a slim chance of defeating them,” coach Chito Victolero said.ADVERTISEMENT The Beermen made use of a fiery performance in the middle quarters to break away from the Hotshots and take full control of the contest to breach the century mark, an indicator by which their enemies measure themselves against.“We’re trying to avoid going 0-2. I told them to step up on defense and that’s what’s happened,” coach Leo Austria said. “I think what happened tonight is we’re able to set up the plays and we’re able to not solely concentrate on June Mar (Fajardo).”FEATURED STORIESSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSPalace wants Cayetano’s PHISGOC Foundation probed over corruption chargesSPORTSSingapore latest to raise issue on SEA Games food, logisticsChris Ross figured as the catalyst in the second period, while skipper Alex Cabagnot followed through in the next frame, scoring and assisting the squad’s 15 points that third quarter.Five more Beermen scored in twin digits, including Terrence Romeo who was thrown out of the game for two technicals with roughly six minutes left to play. MANILA, Philippines–San Miguel Beer didn’t bide its time on Friday, pulling out stops on both ends early to beat Magnolia 108-101, and knot their best-of-seven series in Game 2 of the PBA Philippine Cup Finals at Smart Araneta Coliseum in Cubao.ADVERTISEMENT LATEST STORIES Philippine Arena Interchange inauguratedcenter_img Panelo: Duterte ‘angry’ with SEA Games hosting hassles MOST READ Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Private companies step in to help SEA Games hosting SEA Games hosting troubles anger Duterte Ethel Booba twits Mocha over 2 toilets in one cubicle at SEA Games venue Hontiveros presses for security audit of national power grid View commentslast_img read more