Russian and World NewsJordan really wants to buy sheets “ Hornets “
Michael Jordan, in this season finished career of the basketball player, has confirmed on Tuesday that is going to get a part of actions of club of NBA “ Charlottes hornets “ from Northern Carolina. As he said, he already spoke on this theme with owner of the team George Shinnom. The basic arrangement has been reached that Jordan will buy 50 % of actions. Though it supported “ Chicago bulls “ “ Charlottes “ - not another`s command for it. Jordan has grown in the State of North Carolina, in the same place now there lives also his mother.
Prohazku have dismissed
the Head coach of Austrian national team on football Herbert Prohazka has submitted on Monday to resignation. On Saturday its command has lost with the shattering account 0:9 an elimination match of the European championship against Spain. The new trainer will be appointed by the Austrian federation at meeting which will take place on April, 11th. The most probable candidate the trainer of the recent contender " is considered; Spartaka “ on League of champions “ Storm “ (Graz) Ivitsa Osim. Under the direction of Prohazki Austrian national team has spent 51 meeting - more than with any other trainer for all post-war history of the Austrian football. At it the command has gained 25 victories, 9 matches has drawn and has suffered 17 defeats. The exit of the Austrian national team in a final part of the last year`s World championship in France became the highest achievement of trainer`s career of Prohazki. And defeat which the Austrians have suffered from Spanish national team, became historical. So it is large they did not lose since 1908 when at home have conceded to Englishmen with the account 1:11.
Feodor Konjuhov will not appeal
Finish in the Uruguayan port Punta - del - Este of the third stage krugosvetki Around Alone has appeared not too pleasant for Russian shkipera Feodor Konjuhova. Storm waves its sailing vessel “ Modern humanitarian university “ has thrown on a concrete mooring. As a result at the yacht it is damaged bushprit (a nasal part of a boat), but it nevertheless can continue race. On the signals submitted from a board of the yacht by devices of space navigation, organizers of race saw that the boat flies to a mooring, driven by a strong gale literally. Speed of a sailing vessel was 8 knots. It finished at 3 o`clock in the morning, in outer darkness and under a torrential rain. Simply riddle as in such conditions Russian the sailing vessel was possible to save yacht change.
according to Feodor Konjuhova, he at first wanted to put in the statement in organising committee with the request to register it as the official participant of fourth stage Around Alone. But then has changed the decision. About it of Grooms has phoned to the correspondent “ RIA - News “. “ There are such rules of race as passage of control points and control time of finish which I have broken during the second stage from Oakland to Punta - del - Este, - has explained yacht changes. - the dream - to bypass cape Horn - I have already carried out. Therefore on April, 8th together with remained nine participants of race I will leave on start of the fourth stage which I will take place out of offset “.
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