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this week is competing for the first two tournaments of grass, both ATP 250. It is the first contact with the grass the players before the upcoming Wimbledon.
In Queens have been a number of parties. Favorites like Nadal or Djokovic have had no problems to qualify against rivals much lower. Nadal has said that he still has to adapt to grass. Logical, the first game and considering that last year did not play anything on grass. His previous game in this area was that 2008 Wimbledon finals to Roger Federer won.
Meanwhile, in Halle, few games today and unnamed important. Most notably, the eighth tournament favorite, Lleyton Hewitt, won without trouble Dutch De Bakker.
And requires less to Wimbledon, Grand Slam probably the most anticipated of the season but this year may be eclipsed by the World Cup.
Argentina Rugby Union ended its meeting with SANZAR (South Africa, New Zealand and Australia Rugby) on Friday in Sydney, Australia, with sufficient reasons for optimism as negotiations move forward with that institution for the admission of Los Pumas in 2012, the tournament will be called Tri-Nations.
The two days of planned meetings among the four national unions spread to third on Friday because of a little more of the issues that the UAR would trigger went unlocking and therefore extended the time needed. In addition, there was a meeting with the company that owns the television rights.
“We are very pleased with how everything is happening. The points that we discussed in the meeting were positive and we have sufficient reason to believe that most have been resolved in our favor, “said Manuel Galindo, Chairman of the Subcommittee on High Performance (SRAR). Read the rest of this entry »
Selection of Bahrain
The choice of Bahrain is one of the 4 teams that make up the Group C along with selections from South Korea, India and Australia. It is organized by the Bahrain Football Association which in turn is affiliated to the AFC.
Bahrain in World Cup
The choice of Bahrain did not participate in the world that took place between 1930 and 1974.
In competition qualified for the World Cup were played between 1978 and 2010, except for qualifying for the 1990 world she retired.
Bahrain in Asian Cup
The choice of Bahrain did not participate in the Asian Cup which developed between the years 1956 to 1968. Neither participated in Singapore (1984) and Japan (1992).
Failed to qualify for the Asian Cup in Thailand (1972) and Lebanon (2000).
He retired for tournaments in Iran (1976), Kuwait (1980) and UAE (1996).
His first participation in a continental tournament was in Qatar (1988) in which no first-round way.
In China (2004) produced his best participation, reaches the semifinals and is to end the tournament in 4th place.
Asian Cup 2007 is eliminated in the first phase.
Qatar 2011 classification
The selection of classified Bahrain Qatar Asian Cup 2011 to be second in his area after Japan.
The dress of the selection of Bahrain is all red with white piping on the jersey.
The alternative is the reverse, all white with red.
Best and worst result in a match
The selection of Bahrain had its best result at home playing in 2005, the year he beat Turkmenistan by 5 goals to 0.
His worst result was 10 to 1 against Iraq playing the road.
The choice of Bahrain is not to classify for 2 consecutive times at the final stages of a world cup, so that players and coaches are betting that Asia Cup to finally jump to the place on the footballing map to worldwide, has potential and is one of the choices you can exploit in the next tournament.