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Club Atlético San Lorenzo de Almagro, commonly known as San Lorenzo de Almagro or simply San Lorenzo (in English: Saint Lawrence), is an Argentine sports club based in the Boedo district of Buenos Aires. It is best known for its football team, which plays in the Primera División, the first tier of the Argentine football league system. San Lorenzo is also considered one of the “big five” (“Los 5 Grandes”) of Argentine football by Argentine press, with Independiente, River Plate, Boca Juniors, and Racing Club.

San Lorenzo plays its home games at Estadio Pedro Bidegain, popularly known as Nuevo Gasómetro. The stadium and sports facilities are located in Bajo Flores district of the Buenos Aires, considered one of the most dangerous neighborhoods of Buenos Aires.[citation needed]

The club’s previous stadium was the Viejo Gasómetro, located in the Boedo district. After the match was played there in 1979, the Gasómetro was expropriated by the de facto Government of Argentina and then sold to the chain of supermarkets Carrefour. The club currently has five headquarters: three in Boedo, one in Monserrat, and one at Bajo Flores, all of them in the city of Buenos Aires.

San Lorenzo also plans to expand its main seat on La Plata Avenue, while a 15-hectare campus in Ezeiza is projected to develop an Olympic football program.

San Lorenzo’s historical rival is Huracán, located in Parque Patricios. The two clubs play one of the older derbies in Argentina. Some supporters consider this derby as the third most important after Superclásico and Clásico de Avellaneda, in addition to being one of the most uneven derbies of Argentine Soccer.

Other sports practiced at the club are artistic roller skating, basketball, field hockey, futsal, handball, martial arts, roller hockey, swimming, tennis, and volleyball.[1] Some years ago, San Lorenzo had also opened a rugby union section,[2] but it is no longer active. San Lorenzo gained international recognition in March 2013 with the election of Pope Francis, a supporter of the club.[3][4]

The players played with the Pope’s photo on their shirts during a league match against Colón Santa Fe on 16 March 2013.[5] The institution is also known because of the actor Viggo Mortensen, the supporter of the team, who spent part of his childhood in Argentina.

The roots of the institution can be found in a team formed by a group of kids that used to play football in the corner of México and Treinta y Tres Orientales streets of Buenos Aires. Due to the increasing traffic in the city, playing football at the streets became a risky activity for the boys.

Lorenzo Massa, the Catholic priest of the neighborhood’s church, saw how a tram almost knocked down one of the boys while they were playing in the streets. As a way to prevent more accidents, he offered the boys to play in the church’s backyard, under the condition they had to go to mass on Sundays.

On 1 April 1908, an assembly was held in the Almagro district of Buenos Aires with the purpose of establishing a club. During the meeting, several names were proposed.

The first option was “Los Forzosos de Almagro” (“The Strongmen of Almagro”, the name used by the boys for their street football squad), which did not sound good to Father Massa (who was present at the assemble). The other proposal was to name the club “San Lorenzo” as an homage to Massa, but he refused to be honored that way.

Nevertheless, the name was finally accepted by the priest, explaining that the name would not honor himself but both, Lawrence of Rome (“San Lorenzo” in Spanish) and the Battle of San Lorenzo, one of the most significative combats for the Independence of Argentina. Other founder members, Federico Monti, suggested adding the name of the neighborhood, Almagro where most of the members lived in, which was accepted by the assembling.

Due to the team not having its own a stadium, San Lorenzo began to play its home games in a field property of the Club Martínez, placed in the nearby town of the same name.

The squad played its first match on 26 April 1914, and at the end of the season, San Lorenzo had to play a final match facing Excursionistas to proclaim a champion. San Lorenzo won the series (the results were 0–0 and 5–0).

This title allowed San Lorenzo to dispute the playoffs in order to promote to the Argentine Primera División, which finally obtained after beating Club Honor y Patria by a score of 3–0.

San Lorenzo
Full name Club Atlético San Lorenzo de Almagro
Nickname(s) Santo (Saint),
Cuervo (Crow),
Ciclón (Cyclone),
Azulgrana (Blue and Red),
Matadores (Killers)
Founded 1 April 1908; 109 years ago
Ground Estadio Pedro Bidegain,
Flores, Buenos Aires
Capacity 47,964
Chairman Matías Lammens
Manager Claudio Biaggio
League Primera División
2016–17 7th
Website Club website







Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay (3 April 1903 – 29 October 1988) was an Indian social reformer and freedom fighter.

She is most remembered for her contribution to the Indian independence movement; for being the driving force behind the renaissance of Indian handicrafts, handlooms, and theatre in independent India; and for the upliftment of the socio-economic standard of Indian women by pioneering the co-operative movement.

Several cultural institutions in India today exist because of her vision, including the National School of Drama, Sangeet Natak Akademi, Central Cottage Industries Emporium, and the Crafts Council of India.

She stressed the significant role which handicrafts and cooperative grassroots movements play in the social and economic upliftment of the Indian people. To this end, she withstood great opposition both before and after independence from the power centers.

In 1974, she has awarded the Sangeet Natak Akademi Fellowship the highest honor conferred by the Sangeet Natak Akademi, India’s National Academy of Music, Dance & Drama.

To Honour, her achievements google created a doodle of her on her birthday,3rd April 2018.[1]


Born on 3 April 1903 in Mangalore, Kamaladevi was the fourth and youngest daughter. Her father, Ananthaya Dhareshwar was the District Collector of Mangalore, and her mother Girijabai, from whom she inherited an independent streak, belonged to an aristocratic family from Karnataka.

Kamaladevi’s grandmother was herself, a scholar of ancient Indian texts, and her mother was also well-educated though mostly home-tutored.

Together with their presence in the household, gave Kamaladevi a firm grounding and provided benchmarks to respect for her intellect as well as her voice, something that she came to be known for in the coming years when she stood as the voice of the downtrodden as well as the unheard.

Kamaladevi was an exceptional student and also exhibited qualities of determination and courage from an early age.

Her parents’ befriended many prominent freedom fighters and intellectuals such as Mahadev Govind Ranade, Gopal Krishna Gokhale, and women leaders like Ramabai Ranade, and Annie Besant, this made young Kamaladevi an early enthusiast of the swadeshi nationalist movement.

She studied about ancient Sanskrit drama tradition of Kerala- Kutiyattam, from its greatest Guru and authority of Abhinaya, Nātyāchārya Padma Shri Māni Mādhava Chākyār by staying at Guru’s home at Killikkurussimangalam.[2]

Tragedy struck early in life, when her elder sister, Saguna, whom she considered a role model, died in her teens, soon after her early marriage, and when she was just seven years old her father died as well.

To add to her mother, Girijabai’s trouble, he died without leaving a will for his vast property, so according to property laws of the times, the entire property went to her stepson, and they only got a monthly allowance.

Girijabai defiantly refused the allowance and decided to raise her daughters on her dowry property.

Her rebellious streak was visible even as a child when young Kamaladevi questioned the aristocratic division of her mother’s household and preferred to mingle with her servants and their children wanting to understand their life as well.She was a great freedom fighter.

Awards and recognition[edit]

The Government of India conferred on her the Padma Bhushan (1955) and later the second highest civilian award, the Padma Vibhushan in 1987, which are among the highest civilian awards of the Republic of India.[12] She also received the Ramon Magsaysay Award (1966) for Community Leadership.

She was awarded the Sangeet Natak Akademi Fellowship, Ratna Sadsya, the highest award of Sangeet Natak Akademi, India’s National Academy of Music, Dance and Drama, given for lifetime achievement in 1974,[13]

UNESCO honored her with an award in 1977 for her contribution towards the promotion of handicrafts. Shantiniketan honored her with the Desikottama, its highest award.[14]

Books by Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay[edit]

  • The Awakening of Indian women, Everyman’s Press, 1939.
  • Japan-its weakness and strength, Padma Publications 1943.
  • Uncle Sam’s empire, Padma publications Ltd, 1944.
  • In war-torn China, Padma Publications, 1944.
  • Towards a National theatre, (All India Women’s Conference, Cultural Section. Cultural books), Aundh Pub. Trust, 1945.
  • America: The land of superlatives, Phoenix Publications, 1946.
  • At the Cross Roads, National Information and Publications, 1947.
  • Socialism and Society, Chetana, 1950.
  • Tribalism in India, Brill Academic Pub, 1978, ISBN 0706906527.
  • Handicrafts of India, Indian Council for Cultural Relations & New Age International Pub. Ltd., New Delhi, India, 1995. ISBN 99936-12-78-2.
  • Indian Women’s Battle for Freedom. South Asia Books, 1983. ISBN 0-8364-0948-5.
  • Indian Carpets and Floor Coverings, All India Handicrafts Board, 1974.
  • Indian embroidery, Wiley Eastern, 1977.
  • India’s Craft Tradition, Publications Division, Ministry of I & B, Govt. of India, 2000. ISBN 81-230-0774-4.
  • Indian Handicrafts, Allied Publishers Pvt. Ltd, Bombay India, 1963.
  • Traditions of Indian Folk Dance.
  • The Glory of Indian Handicrafts, New Delhi, India: Clarion Books, 1985.
  • Inner Recesses, Outer Spaces: Memoirs, 1986. ISBN 81-7013-038-7.





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The Vancouver Canucks are a professional ice hockey team based in Vancouver, British Columbia. They are members of the Pacific Division of the Western Conference of the National Hockey League (NHL).

The Canucks play their home games at Rogers Arena, formerly known as General Motors Place, which has an official capacity of 18,910. Henrik Sedin is currently the captain of the team, Travis Green is the head coach and Jim Benning is the general manager.

The Canucks joined the league in 1970 as an expansion team along with the Buffalo Sabres. In its NHL history, the team has advanced to the Stanley Cup Finals three times, losing to the New York Islanders in 1982, the New York Rangers in 1994 and the Boston Bruins in 2011.

They have won the Presidents’ Trophy in back-to-back seasons as the team with the league’s best regular season record in the 2010–11 and 2011–12 seasons. They won three division titles as a member of the Smythe Division from 1974 to 1993, and seven titles as a member of the Northwest Division from 1998 to 2013.

The Canucks have retired four players’ jerseys in their history—Stan Smyl (12), Trevor Linden (16), Markus Naslund (19) and Pavel Bure (10); all but Bure have served as team captain. Smyl has the distinction of being the only Canuck to have his jersey number retired at their former arena, the Pacific Coliseum, as well as the only Canuck to play his entire career with the team upon retiring it.

Professional hockey history in Vancouver[edit]

Vancouver became home to a professional ice hockey team for the first time in 1911 when Patrick brothers Frank and Lester established the Vancouver Millionaires, one of three teams in the new Pacific Coast Hockey Association.

To accommodate the Millionaires, the Patrick brothers directed the building of the Denman Arena, which was known at the time as the world’s largest artificial ice rink (it burned down in 1936).[3]

The Millionaires played for the Stanley Cup five times, winning over the Ottawa Senators in 1915 on home ice.[4] It marked the first time the Stanley Cup was won by a West Coast team in the trophy’s history.[4]

After the Millionaires disbanded following the 1925–26 season, Vancouver was home to only minor league teams for many years.

Most notably the present-day Canucks’ minor league predecessor (also known as the Vancouver Canucks) played from 1945 to 1970 in the Pacific Coast Hockey League and Western Hockey League.

Team history

With the intention of attracting an NHL franchise, Vancouver began the construction of a new modern arena, the Pacific Coliseum, in 1967.[5]

The WHL’s Canucks were playing in a small arena at the time, the Vancouver Forum, situated on the same Pacific National Exhibition grounds as the Coliseum. Meanwhile, a Vancouver group led by WHL Canucks owner and former Vancouver mayor Fred Hume made a bid to be one of the six teams due to join the league in 1967, but the NHL rejected their application.[6]

Bid leader Cyrus McLean called the denial a “cooked-up deal”, referring to several biases that factored against them. Speculation long abounded afterward that the bid was hindered by Toronto Maple Leafs president Stafford Smythe; after a failed Vancouver-based business deal, he was quoted as saying that the city would not get an NHL franchise in his lifetime.[citation needed]

Additionally, along with the Montreal Canadiens, Smythe purportedly did not wish to split Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) hockey revenues three ways rather than two.[7]There were reports at the time, however, that the group had made a very weak proposal in the expectation that Vancouver was a lock for one of the new franchises.[citation needed]

Less than a year later, the Oakland Seals were in financial difficulty and having trouble drawing fans. An apparent deal was in place to move the team to Vancouver, but the NHL did not want to see one of their franchises from the expansion of 1967 move so quickly and vetoed the deal. In exchange for avoiding a lawsuit, the NHL promised Vancouver would get a team in the next expansion.

another group, headed by Minnesota entrepreneur Tom Scallen,[citation needed] made a new presentation and was awarded an expansion franchise for the price of $6 million (three times the cost in 1967).[8]

The new ownership group purchased the WHL Canucks and brought the team into the league with the Buffalo Sabres as expansion teams for the 1970–71 season.

In preparation for joining the NHL, the WHL Canucks had brought in players with prior NHL experience. Six of these players (John Arbour, George Gardner, Len Lunde, Marc Reaume, Ted Taylor and Murray Hall) would remain with the club for its inaugural NHL season. The rest of the roster was built through an expansion draft.

Team information

The initial owners were Tom Scallen’s Medical group. In 1972, hints of impropriety were circulating about Scallen. He was charged with stock fraud and spent the last two years of his Canuck ownership in prison.[136] In 1974 Scallen and Medicor sold out to Frank Griffiths.

From 1988 to 1997, the Vancouver Canucks were owned by local businessman and philanthropist Arthur Griffiths, who had inherited ownership from his father, Frank.

However, he was forced to sell his majority interest in the Canucks after overextending his resources trying to build a new arena, GM Place (currently known as Rogers Arena). As a result, he sold his majority share to American billionaire John McCaw, Jr…

On November 17, 2004, the Aquilini Investment Group, headed by Francesco Aquilini, purchased a 50% share in Orca Bay Sports and Entertainment (the owners of both the Canucks franchise and Rogers Arena) from John McCaw, Jr. Prior to the sale, Aquilini and two business partners, Tom Gaglardi and Ryan Beedie, had negotiated with Orca Bay for several months without concluding an agreement.

In January 2005, Gaglardi and Beedie filed a lawsuit against Aquilini and Orca Bay, alleging that Aquilini and Orca Bay had acted in bad faith in concluding a deal using information obtained from their joint offer.

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Ian James Poulter (born 10 January 1976) is an English professional golfer who is a member of the world’s top two professional golf tours, the U.S.-based PGA Tour and the European Tour. He has previously been ranked as high as number 5 in the world rankings.

The highlights of Poulter’s career to date have been his two World Golf Championship wins at the 2010 WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship and the 2012 WGC-HSBC Champions.

He is the touring professional for Woburn Golf and Country Club.[1]

Early career

Born in Hitchin, Poulter took up the sport at the age of 4 once his single-handicap father, Terry, gave him a cut-down 3-wood. His older brother Danny is the additionally knowledgeable player.[2]

Unable to induce an area as a professional at a non-public club, he became the assistant professional and golf look manager at the Chesfield Downs Golf Club.[3]

There he was forced by his boss to pay a full inexperienced fee whenever he needed to play in a very competitive. His handicap, therefore, stayed at four, as a result of he didn’t play in competitions.

Following this era, Poulter joined as an Assistant professional at Leighton Buzzard links, giving lessons to kids at £1 a time.[4]

Professional career[edit]

Poulter turned professional in 1996 gaining his first win at the 1999 Open de Côte d’Ivoire on the European Tour’s second tier Challenge Tour. He won promotion to the European Tour itself via the qualifying school later that year.

In his first season, he claimed the Italian Open title and was the Sir Henry Cotton Rookie of the Year for 2000. Further wins followed in each of the next four seasons, most prestigiously the season-ending “tour championship” the Volvo Masters in 2004.

He was in the top ten on the Order of Merit in 2003, 2004, 2006, 2009, 2010 and 2012. In 2013, he finished 2nd on the Order of Merit, his highest placing so far.

After narrowly missing a place in the 2002 European Ryder Cup team, Poulter was a member of the victorious squad in 2004, where he officially scored the winning points for his team.[5] This entitled him to take up a membership of the PGA Tour in 2005, and he has divided his time between the two tours since then.[citation needed]

At the 2008 Masters Tournament, Poulter made a hole-in-one at the 16th hole at Augusta National in the first round. At the 2008 Open Championship, Poulter had the clubhouse lead on the last round before being beaten by defending champion Pádraig Harrington.

In the 2008 Ryder Cup, Poulter was the highest points scorer on either side as he scored 4 of Europe’s 11.5 points. Europe lost the Ryder Cup 16.5–11.5.

In the 2009 Players Championship, he finished in sole possession of second place at eight-under-par, four shots behind the winner, Henrik Stenson.

In November 2009, Poulter won the Barclays Singapore Open at the Sentosa Club.[6] He moved into the top-10 of the Official World Golf Ranking in January 2010 with a second-place finish at the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship.[7]


Poulter is well known for his eccentric dress sense, inspired by his mother who managed the Letchworth branch of UK women’s fashion chain Dorothy Perkins.[3]

His most famous pieces include trousers featuring the famous Claret Jug, worn at both the 2005 and 2006 Open Championships. Commentating for the BBC, Seve Ballesteros jibed that this was “the closest [Poulter] would ever get it”.

He is an avid fan of football club Arsenal.[19][20] He has on several occasions appeared with the team’s crest on his shoes, and he even controversially wore the team’s shirt during an event, gaining widespread ire for flying in the face of golfing tradition (immediately after the event the rule was changed to stop future players wearing football jerseys). In addition to his golfing career, Poulter launched Ian Poulter Design (IJP Design) in 2007.[21]

Ian Poulter
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Personal information
Full name Ian James Poulter
Born 10 January 1976 (age 42)
Hitchin, Hertfordshire, England, UK
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight 189 lb (86 kg; 13.5 st)
Nationality  England
Residence Orlando, Florida, U.S.
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, England, UK
Turned professional 1995
Current tour(s) PGA Tour (joined 2005)
European Tour (joined 2000)
Professional wins 17
Number of wins by tour
PGA Tour 3
European Tour 12
Japan Golf Tour 1
Asian Tour 2
PGA Tour of Australasia 1
Challenge Tour 1
Other 1
Best results in major championships
Masters Tournament T6: 2015
U.S. Open T12: 2006
The Open Championship 2nd: 2008
PGA Championship T3: 2012
Achievements and awards
Sir Henry Cotton
Rookie of the Year



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Anthony Armand “Tony” Ferguson (born February 12, 1984) is an American professional mixed martial artist currently competing in the lightweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC).

A professional competitor since 2008, Ferguson was the winner of The Ultimate Fighter 13. In 2017, Ferguson defeated Kevin Lee to become the interim UFC Lightweight Champion[4]

After winning the interim UFC Lightweight Championship in 2017, he set a new record for most consecutive wins in UFC lightweight division history (with 10) and became widely regarded by pundits as one of the best lightweights in the history of the UFC.[5][6]

Early life

Ferguson was born in Oxnard, California, but grew up mainly in Muskegon, Michigan. He is of Mexican heritage. His surname of Ferguson comes from his Scottish American stepfather.[7][8][7]

Ferguson was a three-sport athlete at Muskegon Catholic Central High School in football, baseball, and wrestling. He was the starting defensive back for the 2002 state football champions and was a three-time All-State selection in wrestling, winning the 152 lbs division in 2002.

After high school, Ferguson enrolled at Central Michigan University before transferring to Grand Valley State University. He also did a stint at Muskegon Community College.

He did not complete his degree but had a successful collegiate wrestling career, winning the 2006 National Collegiate Wrestling Association (NCWA) national wrestling championship in the 165 lbs division.[3]

Following college, Ferguson moved back to California to be closer to his extended family, working in marketing and sales during the day and picking up shifts as a bartender at night.

One night, while working a bar shift, a patron talked to him about his wrestling background and invited him to work with some young mixed martial artists on their wrestling. Shortly after this, he decided to pursue a professional mixed martial arts (MMA) career.

Personal life

Ferguson is married and has a son, Armand Anthony, born April 28, 2016.

Championships and accomplishments

Mixed martial arts

  • Ultimate Fighting Championship
    • Interim UFC Lightweight Championship (One time)
    • The Ultimate Fighter 13 winner
    • Fight of the Night (Three times)
    • Knockout of the Night (One time)
    • Performance of the Night (Three times)
    • Submission of the Night (One time)
    • Longest winning streak in lightweight division history (Ten)
  • PureCombat
    • PureCombat Welterweight Championship (One time)

Amateur wrestling

  • National Collegiate Wrestling Association[3]
    • NCWA National Champion (2006)
    • NCWA All-American (2006, 2007)
    • North Central Conference Champion (2006, 2007)
  • Michigan High School Athletic Association
    • MHSAA Division IV State Champion (2002)
    • MHSAA Division IV All-State (2000-2002)

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Jesus Christ Superstar is a 1970 rock opera with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Tim Rice. The musical started as a rock opera concept album before its Broadway debut in 1971. The musical is mostly sung-through, with little-spoken dialogue.

The story is loosely based on the Gospels’ accounts of the last week of Jesus’s life, beginning with the preparation for the arrival of Jesus and his disciples in Jerusalem and ending with the crucifixion.

It depicts political and interpersonal struggles between Judas Iscariot and Jesus that are not present in the Bible.

The work’s depiction offers a free interpretation of the psychology of Jesus and the other characters. A large part of the plot focuses on the character of Judas, who is depicted as a tragic figure dissatisfied with the direction in which Jesus steers his disciples.

Contemporary attitudes and sensibilities (as well as slang) pervade the lyrics, and ironic allusions to modern life are scattered throughout the depiction of political events. Stage and film productions accordingly contain many intentional anachronisms.


The apostle Judas expresses his concern over Jesus’s rising quality as a “king” and therefore the negative repercussions that may have.
He powerfully criticises Word for acceptive his followers’ kafkaesque views, and for not heeding his considerations (“Heaven on Their Minds”).

whereas Judas still loves Word, he believes that Word is simply a person, not God, and worries that Word’ following is seen as a threat to the empire which might then penalize each Jesus and his associates.

Judas’s warning falls on deaf ears, as Word’s followers have their minds assault reaching the capital of Israel with Jesus.

As they raise Word once they {will be|are reaching to be|are} going to the capital of Israel, Word tells them to prevent worrying concerning the long run since no matter can happen is decided by God (“What’s the Buzz?”).

Recognizing that Word is irritated by the harassment and lack of understanding from his followers, saint tries to assist Word to relax. Judas is bothered that Word is associating with a lady of “her profession”, i.e., a prostitute.

It looks to Judas that Word is contradicting his own teaching, and he worries that this apparent lack of judgment is used against Word and his followers (“Strange factor Mystifying”).

Word tells Judas that Jewess is with him (Jesus) currently, and unless Judas is while not sin he shouldn’t choose the character of others.

Word then reproaches his apostles for being “shallow, thick and slow” and somewhat bitterly answers that not one amongst them cares concerning him. saint tries to assure Word that everything is alright whereas application him with oil (“Everything’s Alright”).

Judas angrily insists that the cash accustomed get the oil ought to are accustomed facilitate the poor instead. Word sadly explains that he and his followers don’t have the resources to alleviate economic condition which they ought to be glad for the privileges they need. He claims that after his followers now not have him, they’re going to lose their path.


2 flutes, clarinet, 2 bassoons, 2 saxophones (one tenor), 6 horns, 4 trumpets, 2 trombones, drum set, percussion set, 6 guitars (1 acoustic, 2 electric), 4 bass guitars, 5 pianos, electric piano, 3 organs, positive organ, and strings. Additional vocals are provided by a choir, a children’s choir (“Overture”), and other singers (“Superstar”).[6]

Musical numbers[edit]

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Steven Ronald Bochco (December 16, 1943 – April 1, 2018) was an American producer and writer. He developed a number of television series, including Hill Street BluesL.A. LawDoogie Howser, M.D., and NYPD Blue.

Early life

Bochco was born to a mortal family[1] in big apple town, the son of Mimi, a painter, and Rudolph Bochco, a concert instrumentalist.[2][3] He was educated in Manhattan at the high school of Music and Art. His elder sister is actor Joanna Frank.

In 1961, he registered at the Carnegie Institute of Technology (after merging with the altruist Institute in 1967, currently called Carnegie altruist University) in the urban center to review playwriting and theater.

He graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in Theater in 1966, having additionally had associate degree MCA Writing Fellowship.


Bochco went to work for Universal footage as an author and so story editor on the adult male, Columbo, McMillan, and also the fugacious Lorne Greene and mount tater series, Griff, still as Delvecchio and also the Invisible Man.

He wrote the story and teleplay for Columbo: Murder by the book (1971) and also the teleplay just for many alternative episodes.

He wrote the playscript for the 1968 tv moving-picture show The Counterfeit Killer and worked on Silent Running (1972) and clause (1973).

He left Universal in 1978 to travel to MTM Enterprises wherever he had the larger scope for manufacturing. His 1st effort there was the fugacious CBS police drama Paris, notable because the 1st series on that James peer Jones compete a lead role.

He achieved major important and later well-liked success for NBC with the police drama Hill Street Blues, that ran from 1981 to 1987.

Bochco was attributable as co-creator with Michael Kozoll and additionally wrote and made. The series additionally garnered sizable important acclaim and lots of awards and was nominative for a complete of ninety-eight laurels Awards throughout its run.

Bochco was laid-off from MTM in 1985 following the failure of Bay town Blues (1983).

Bochco emotional to Twentieth Century Fox wherever he co-created and made L.A. Law (1986–1994) that ventilated on NBC.

This series was additionally wide acclaimed and a daily award winner and achieved so much higher rating success than Hill Street Blues had enjoyed.

In 1987, Bochco co-created the time unit dramedy Hooperman that asterisked John Ritter, however, was canceled when 2 seasons, despite Bochco providing to require over direct day-after-day management of a 3rd season. Hooperman was a part of a remunerative alter bedrock in 1987 to make and turn out 10 new tv series, that prompted Bochco to make Steven Bochco Productions.[4]

From this deal came Doogie Howser, M.D. (1989–1993) and 1990’s Cop Rock, that combined straight police drama with live-action street singing and diversion.

it had been one amongst his highest-profile failures. In 1992, Bochco created associate animated tv series, Capitol Critters, together with Nat Mauldin and Michael Wagner.

After a lull, Bochco co-created NYPD Blue (1993–2005) with David humor. at the start moot at the time, the series was created with the specific intention of fixing the character of network one-hour drama to contend with the additional adult fare broadcast on cable networks.

the alternative comes during this amount that did not commence embrace Murder One (1995–1997), borough South (1997), the town of Angels (2000), Philly (2001), and Over There (2005). All 5 shows did not match Bochco’s earlier success although Murder One and Over There garnered important praise.

In 2005, Bochco took charge of Commander in Chief (2005–2006) that was the creation of Rod Lurie and brought in a new writing team. However, in spring 2006, he left the show attributable to conflicts with bedrock, and shortly later the program was canceled.

Bochco delineates his expertise on the show as “horrible”.[5] In 2006 Bochco made a pilot bedrock show, Hollis & Rae,[6] and was reported at the constant time to be developing a baseball drama and another legal drama for bedrock in partnership with Chris Gerolmo.[7]

It was proclaimed in March 2007 that he has taken his 1st steps into net TV with the 44-episode restaurant Confidential, every episode being 60-seconds of spontaneous “confessions” by members of the general public.[8]

yet one more legal drama entitled Raising the Bar was made for trinitrotoluene, this point in partnership with David Feige, though it had been off in Gregorian calendar month 2009 throughout the second season.[9][10]

According to associate interview with Bochco revealed in Sept 2007, he’s currently winding down his involvement with network tv, feeling that his tastes and current fashions in TV drama not coincide.[5]

“The network executives keep constant age and that I keep obtaining older and it creates a special quite relationship. once I was doing my stuff at NBC with Brandon (Tartikoff) and Hill Street, we tend to were contemporaries,” says Bochco.[11]

“When I sit down (now), they are sitting during an area with somebody who’s the right age to be their father and I am undecided they require taking a seat during an area with their fathers.”[11]

Personal life[edit]

In 1970, he married actress Barbara Bosson, who appeared as a regular on Hill Street Blues. They had two children before divorcing in 1997. In later years he was married to Dayna Kalins (m. August 12, 2000).

His son, Jesse Bochco, by Bosson, was a producer/director on NYPD Blue and directed the pilot episode of Raising the Bar.

Jesse Bochco also appeared as Captain Furillo’s son, Frank Jr. (with Bosson playing his mother) on Hill Street Blues. Jesse has directed several episodes of his father’s shows, including NYPD BluePhilly, and Over There.

Bochco was diagnosed with leukemia in 2014, requiring a bone marrow transplant later that year.[14] He died from the disease on April 1, 2018.[15]


Emmy Awards[edit]

  • 1981 Outstanding Drama Series, for Hill Street Blues
  • 1981 Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series, for Hill Street Blues, “Hill Street Station” (premiere episode)
  • 1982 Outstanding Drama Series, for Hill Street Blues
  • 1982 Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series, for Hill Street Blues, “Freedom’s Last Stand”
  • 1983 Outstanding Drama Series, for Hill Street Blues
  • 1984 Outstanding Drama Series, for Hill Street Blues
  • 1987 Outstanding Drama Series, for L.A. Law
  • 1987 Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series, for L.A. Law, “The Venus Butterfly”
  • 1989 Outstanding Drama Series, for L.A. Law
  • 1995 Outstanding Drama Series, for NYPD Blue

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Fußball-Club Bayern München e.V. commonly referred to as FC Bayern München (German pronunciation: [ʔɛf tseː ˈbaɪɐn ˈmʏnçn̩]), FCB, Bayern Munich, or FC Bayern, maybe a German sports club based mostly in Munich, province (Bayern).

it’s best well-known for its football game team, that plays within the Bundesliga, the highest tier of the German conference system, and is that the most no-hit club in German soccer history, having won a record twenty-seven national titles and eighteen national cups.[4]

FC Bayern was based in 1900 by eleven soccer players, LED by Franz John.[5] though Bayern won its initial national championship in 1932,[6] the club wasn’t elite for the Bundesliga at its beginning in 1963.[7]

The club had its amount of greatest success within the middle of the Nineteen Seventies once, beneath the position of Franz Beckenbauer, it won the EU Cup thrice in an exceedingly row (1974–1976).

Overall, Bayern has reached 10 European Cup/UEFA Champions League finals, last winning their fifth title in 2013 as a part of a continental treble.

Bayern has conjointly won one UEFA Cup, one European Cup Winners’ Cup, one UEFA Super Cup, one FIFA Club tournament and 2 Intercontinental Cups, creating it one amongst the foremost no-hit European clubs internationally and therefore the solely German club to own won each international titles.

Since the formation of the Bundesliga, Bayern has been the dominant club in German soccer with twenty-seven titles and has won nine of the last thirteen titles.

they need ancient native rivalries with one860 Munich and 1. FC Nürnberg, still like Borussia Dortmund since the mid-1990s.

Since the start of the 2005–06 season, Bayern has competed for its home games at the Allianz Arena. antecedently the team had competed at Munich’s Olympiastadion for thirty-three years. The team colors area unit red and white, and therefore the team crest shows the white and iris of the province.[8]

In terms of revenue, Bayern Munich is that the biggest sports club in Deutschland and therefore the fourth highest-earning soccer club in the world, generating €587.8 million in 2017.[9] As of November 2016, Bayern has over 284,000 members.[10]

There area unit over four,000 formally registered fan clubs with over 314,000 members.[11] The club has alternative departments of chess, handball, basketball, gymnastics, bowling, Ping-Pong and senior soccer with over one,100 active members.[12]

FC Bayern is hierarchic third within the current UEFA club constant rankings.[13]


FC Bayern Munich was founded by members of a Munich gymnastics club (MTV 1879). When a congregation of members of MTV 1879 decided on 27 February 1900 that the footballers of the club would not be allowed to join the German Football Association (DFB), 11 members of the football division left the congregation and on the same evening founded Fußball-Club Bayern München.

Within a few months, Bayern achieved high-scoring victories against all local rivals, including a 15–0 win against FC Nordstern,[14] and reached the semi-finals of the 1900–01 South German championship.[5]

In the following years, the club won some local trophies and in 1910–11 Bayern joined the newly founded “Kreisliga”, the first regional Bavarian league. The club won this league in its first year but did not win it again until the beginning of World War I in 1914, which halted all football activities in Germany.[6][15]

In the years after the war, Bayern won several regional competitions before winning its first South German championship in 1926, an achievement repeated two years later.[6][16]

Its first national title was gained in 1932 when coach Richard “Little Dombi” Kohn led the team to the German championship by defeating Eintracht Frankfurt 2–0 in the final


In the original club constitution, Bayern’s colors were named as white and blue, however, the club competes in white shirts with black shorts till 1905, once Bayern joined SM.

SM settled that the footballers would need to play in red shorts. Also, the younger players were referred to as red shorts, that was meant as Associate in Nursing insult.[5]

for many of the club’s early history, Bayern had primarily worn white and maroon home kits. In 1968–69 season, Bayern modified to red and blue stripy shirts, with blue shorts and socks. Between 1969 and 1973, the team wore a home strip of red and white stripy shirts with either red or white shorts and red socks.

within the 1973–74 season, the team switched to Associate in Nursing all-white kit that includes single vertical red and blue stripes on the shirt. From 1974 forward, Bayern has largely worn Associate in Nursing all red home kit, with white trim.

Bayern revived the red and blue stripy combination between 1995 and 1997. In 1997, blue was the dominant color for the primary time once Adidas free Associate in Nursing all dark blue home kit with a red chest band.

In 1999, Bayern came to a preponderantly red kit, that featured blue sleeves, and in 2000 the club free a standard all red kit with white trim to be worn for Champions League matches.[8]

Bayern additionally wore Rotwein colored home kits in Bundesliga matches between 2001 and 2003, and through the 2006–07 Champions League campaign, in relevance their 1st selection colors before the late Nineteen Sixties.[71]

The club’s away kit has had a good variety of colors over the years, as well as white, black, blue, and gold-green. Bayern additionally options a definite international kit.

throughout the 2013–14 season, Bayern used Associate in Nursing all red home kit with a Bavarian flag diamond watermark pattern, trunks galvanized white and black Oktoberfest away kit, Associate in Nursing an all dark blue international kit.[72]

In the Eighties and Nineteen Nineties, Bayern used a special away kit once taking part in at one. FC Kaiserslautern, representing the Brazilian colors blue and yellow, a superstitious notion borne from the very fact that the club found it arduous to win there.[73]


Bayern played its first training games at the Schyrenplatz in the center of Munich. The first official games were held on the Theresienwiese. In 1901, Bayern moved to a field of its own, located in Schwabing at the Clemensstraße.

After joining the Münchner Sport-Club (MSC) in 1906, Bayern moved in May 1907 to MSC’s ground at the Leopoldstraße.[74]

As the crowds gathering for Bayern’s home games increased at the beginning of the 1920s, Bayern had to switch to various other premises in Munich.[75]

From 1925, Bayern shared the Grünwalder Stadion with 1860 Munich.[76] Until World War II, the stadium was owned by 1860 Munich, and is still colloquially known as Sechz’ger (“Sixties”) Stadium. It was destroyed during the war, and efforts to rebuild it resulted in a patchwork.

Bayern’s record crowd at the Grünwalder Stadion is reported as more than 50,000 in the home game against 1. FC Nürnberg in the 1961–62season.[77]

In the Bundesliga era, the stadium had a maximum capacity of 44,000 which was reached on several occasions, but the capacity has since been reduced to 21,272. As was the case at most of this period’s stadiums, the vast majority of the stadium was given over to terracing. Today the second teams of both clubs play in the stadium.

FC Bayern Munich
Full name Fußball-Club Bayern München e. V.
Nickname(s) Der FCB (The FCB)
Die Bayern (The Bavarians)
Stern des Südens (Star of the South)
Die Roten (The Reds)[1]
FC Hollywood[2]
Short name Bayern
Founded 27 February 1900; 118 years ago
Ground Allianz Arena
Capacity 75,000[3]
President Uli Hoeneß
Chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge
Manager Jupp Heynckes
League Bundesliga
2016–17 1st
Website Club website




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The Santosh Trophy is an association football knock-out competition oppose by the regional state associations and government institutions under the All India Football Federation (AIFF), the sport’s body in the Republic of India.

Before the beginning of the primary national club league, the National League, in 1996, the Santosh Trophy was thought of the highest domestic championship in the Republic of India.[1]

several players United Nations agency have the diagrammatic Republic of India internationally vie and gained infamy whereas enjoying within the Santosh Trophy.[2]

The tournament is controlling per annum with thirty-one groups United Nations agency square measure divided into teams and United Nations agency should qualify for the tournament correct through the preliminary spherical.[3] the present champions square measure Kerala, United Nations agency won their sixth title throughout the 2017–18 edition.

The tournament was started in 1941 and is called when the president of the Indian soccer Association (West Bengal’s soccer association) at the time, Sir Manmatha Nath Roy Chowdhary of Santosh.[1] The IFA were those United Nations agency given the Santosh Trophy.

The competition trophy was additionally given by associate degree ex-IFA president, S.K. Gupta. The trophy is understood because of the Kamla Gupta Trophy.[4] The third-place trophy, the Sampangi Cup, was given by the state State soccer Association (then the Mysore soccer Association).[4]


The Santosh Trophy was started in 1941 when the then president of the Indian soccer Association, West Bengal’s soccer association, Sir Manmatha Nath Roy Chowdhary of Santosh, given the trophy.[1]

At the time of the primary tournament, the Asian nation lacked a correct main championship for soccer groups. the opposite 2 main competitions at the time were the Durand Cup, Rovers Cup, and also the IFA protect and that they were content by club sides.[1]

In 1990, in an effort to save a lot of younger players, the All Asian nation soccer Federation created the Santosh Trophy into the associate under-23 competition. This move solely lasted for 3 seasons before the tournament was reverted to a senior competition.[1]

During his time because the head coach of Asian nation, Bob Houghton immersed the tournament to be out of print which it had been a waste of your time and talent.[1]

He was a lot of aggressive against the tournament when Asian nation striker Sunil Chhetri blistered himself within the 2009 Santosh Trophy and had to miss the Nehru Cup.[2]

As a result, national team players weren’t allowed to participate in the tournament. This was conjointly eventually reverted.[1] In 2013 it had been unconcealed that the AIFF set that I-League players wouldn’t be allowed to participate in the Santosh Trophy.[5]

Current sides[edit]

The following teams participated in the tournament during the 2016–17 edition[6]

  • Andhra Pradesh
  • Assam
  • Bihar
  • Chandigarh
  • Chhattisgarh
  • Daman & Diu
  • Delhi
  • Goa
  • Gujarat
  • Haryana
  • Himachal Pradesh
  • Jammu and Kashmir
  • Jharkhand
  • Karnataka
  • Kerala
  • Maharashtra
  • Madhya Pradesh
  • Manipur
  • Meghalaya
  • Mizoram
  • Nagaland
  • Orissa
  • Pondicherry
  • Punjab
  • Railways
  • Services
  • Sikkim
  • Tamil Nadu
  • Telangana
  • Tripura
  • Uttar Pradesh
  • Uttarakhand
  • West Bengal
  • Lakshadweep


The following is a list of winners and runners-up from every edition of the Santosh Trophy[7]

Season Host Winner Score Runner-up
1941–42 Kolkata Bengal 5–1 Delhi
1944–45 Delhi Delhi 2–0 Bengal
1945–46 Bombay Bengal 2–0 Bombay
1946–47 Bangalore Mysore 0–0 (2–1) West Bengal
1947–48 Kolkata Bengal 0–0 (1–0) Bombay
1949–50 Kolkata Bengal 5–0 Hyderabad
1950–51 Kolkata Bengal 1–0 Hyderabad
1951–52 Bombay Bengal 1–0 Bombay
1952–53 Bangalore Mysore 1–0 Bengal
1953–54 Kolkata Bengal 0–0 (3–1) Mysore
1954–55 Madras Bombay 2–1 Services
1955–56 Ernakulam Bengal 1–0 Mysore
1956–57 Trivandrum Hyderabad 1–1 (4–1) Bombay
1957–58 Hyderabad Hyderabad 3–1 Bombay
1958–59 Madras Bengal 1–0 Services
1959–60 Nowgong Bengal 3–1 Bombay
1960–61 Kozhikode Services 0–0 (1–0) Bengal
1961–62 Bombay Railways 3–0 Bombay
1962–63 Bangalore Bengal 2–0 Mysore
1963–64 Madras Maharashtra 1–0 Andhra Pradesh
1964–65 Guwahati Railways 2–1 West Bengal
1965–66 Kollam Andhra Pradesh 1–1 (1–0) West Bengal
1966–67 Hyderabad Railways 0–0 (2–0) Services
1967–68 Cuttack Mysore 1–0 West Bengal
1968–69 Bangalore Mysore 0–0 (1–0) West Bengal
1969–70 Nowgong West Bengal 6–1 Services
1970–71 Jalandhar Punjab 1–1 (3–1) Mysore
1971–72 Madras West Bengal 4–1 Railways
1972–73 Goa West Bengal 4–1 Tamil Nadu
1973–74 Ernakulam Kerala 3–2 Railways
1974–75 Jalandhar Punjab 6–0 West Bengal
1975–76 Kozhikode West Bengal 0–0 (3–1) Karnataka
1976–77 Patna West Bengal 1–0 Maharashtra
1977–78 Kolkata West Bengal 1–1 (3–1) Punjab
1978–79 Srinagar West Bengal 1–0 Goa
1979–80 Coimbatore West Bengal 1–0 Punjab
1980–81 Cuttack Punjab 0–0 (2–0) Railways
1981–82 Thrissur West Bengal 2–0 Railways
1982–83 Kolkata West Bengal and Goa shared the trophy after 0–0 draw
1983–84 Madras Goa 1–0 Punjab
1984–85 Kanpur Punjab 3–0 Maharashtra
1985–86 Jabalpur Punjab 0–0 (4–1 pen) West Bengal
1986–87 Calcutta West Bengal 2–1 Railways
1987–88 Kollam Punjab 0–0 (5–4 pen) Kerala
1988–89 Guwahati West Bengal 1–1 (4–3 pen) Kerala
1989–90 Margao Goa 2–0 Kerala
1990–91 Palakkad Maharashtra 1–0 Kerala
1991–92 Coimbatore Kerala 3–0 Goa
1992–93 Kochi Kerala 2–0 Maharashtra
1993–94 Cuttack West Bengal 2–2 (5–3 pen) Kerala
1994–95 Chennai West Bengal 2–1 Punjab
1995–96 Margao West Bengal 1–0 Goa
1996–97 Jabalpur West Bengal 1–0 Goa
1997–98 Guwahati West Bengal 5–1 Goa
1998–99 Chennai West Bengal 1–0 Goa
1999–00 Thrissur Maharashtra 3–2 Kerala
2000–01 Mumbai Kerala 3–2 Goa
2002–03 Imphal Manipur 2–1 Kerala
2004–05 Delhi Kerala 3–2 Punjab
2005–06 Kochi Goa 3–1 Maharashtra
2006–07 Gurgaon Punjab 0–0 (5–3 pen) West Bengal
2007–08 Srinagar Punjab 1–0 Services
2008–09 Chennai Goa 0–0 (4–2 pen) West Bengal
2009–10 Kolkata West Bengal 2–1 Punjab
2010–11 Assam West Bengal 2–1 Manipur
2011–12 Odisha Services 3–2 Tamil Nadu
2012–13 Kochi Services 0–0 (4–3 pen) Kerala
2013–14 Siliguri Mizoram 3–0 Railways
2014–15 Ludhiana Services 0–0 (5–4 pen) Punjab
2015–16 Nagpur Services 2–1 Maharashtra
2016–17 Goa West Bengal 1–0 Goa
2017–18 Kolkata Kerala 2-2 (4-2 PEN) West Bengal

Final appearances[edit]

Runners-upBengalLast winWest

Team Wins
wincest up Bengal 2016–17
Punjab 8 7 2007–08
Kerala 6 8 2017–18
Goa 5 8 2008–09
Services 5 5 2015–16
Karnataka (as Mysore) 4 4 1968–69
Railways 3 6 1966–67
Maharashtra 3 5 1999–00
Telangana (as Hyderabad) 2 2 1957–58
Maharashtra (as Bombay) 1 7 1954–55
Andhra Pradesh 1 1 1965–66
Delhi 1 1 1944–45
Manipur 1 1 2002–03
Mizoram 1 0 2013–14
Tamil Nadu 0 2
Karnataka 0 1 Karnataka 0 5

Player records[edit]

  • Tournament top scorer: Inder Singh (Punjab) (45 goals)[8]
  • Most goals in a single tournament: Inder Singh (Punjab) (23 goals – 1973–74)[8]
  • Most goals in a single match: N. Paisley (West Bengal) and Inder Singh (Punjab) against Rajputana and Gujarat respectively. (7 goals)[8]

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David Andrew Warner (born twenty-seven Gregorian calendar month 1986) is AN Australian international cricketer and former vice-captain of the Australian national team.[3][4]

AN explosive left-handed gap batsman, Warner is that the 1st Australian athlete in 132 years to be eligible for a national team in any format while not expertise in excellent cricket.[5]

He plays for brand spanking new South Wales and therefore the state capital Thunder in domestic cricket.[6][7]

He served because of the Australian vice-captain across check and ODI formats of the sport between 2015 and 2018.[8]

He preponderantly fields at slip, however, has enraptured to midwicket once thumb injuries in 2016. On twenty-three Jan 2017, he became the fourth player to win the Allan Border palm quite once and additionally win the award in consecutive years.

Currently, he’s hierarchical sixth within the list of high check batsmen within the world and hierarchical third for the highest ODI batsmen within the world, in keeping with the official ICC Player Rankings, revealed in Gregorian calendar month 2017.

he’s the primary Australian and sixth overall to succeed in one,500 T20I runs.[9] he’s additionally the primary Australian baseball player to get seven ODI centuries in an exceedingly year.

On twenty-eight September 2017, he competes in his one centesimal ODI and has become the primary baseball player for Australia and eighth baseball player overall to get a century in his one centesimal ODI.[10][11]

On twenty-seven March 2018, following a preliminary investigation into ball meddling by the Australian team within the Third check of their 2018 Tour of South Africa by Cricket Australia, Warner, Steve Smith and Cameron Bancroft were suspended, charged with delivery the sport into dishonor, and sent home.[12]

Following a committee meeting on twenty-eight March 2018, Cricket Australia illegal Warner from international cricket for one year, and from spot positions for good.[13]

afterward, Warner’s player contract with the Bharata Premier League aspect Sunrisers Hyderabad was terminated by the Board of management for Cricket in India.[14]

Early life

David Apostle Warner was born in Paddington, a residential district in Japanese state capital.[15] At the age of thirteen, he was asked by his coach to change to right-handed batting as a result of he unbroken touch the ball within the air.

However, one season later his mother, Sheila Warner (née Orange), inspired him to come to batting left-handed and he stone-broke the under-16’s run-scoring record for the state capital Coastal Cricket Club.

He then created his grade debut for the Japanese Suburbs club at the age of fifteen and later toured Sri Lanka with the Australian under-19s and earned an initial contract with the state team.[16]

Warner attended Matraville Public college and Randwick Boys high school

International career

Warner created his international debut for Australia in an exceedingly Twenty20 International against African country at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on eleven January 2009.

Warner’s international career started in 2009 with a little of history – he was the primary man since 1877 to represent Australia while not a fantabulous match to his name.[34]

He created an on the spot impact, rating eighty-nine off forty-three balls with seven fours and six sixes, as well as the then second-fastest fifty in Twenty20 International history.[35]

Warner was simply eleven runs wanting changing into solely the second player when Chris Gayle to attain a Twenty20 International century.

His eighty-nine was the second highest score on Twenty20 international debut, and therefore the equal fifth highest score ever in Twenty20 Internationals.[36]

He created his check debut on one Gregorian calendar month 2011 against New island at Brisbane, Queensland within the 1st check of the Trans-Tasman Trophy thanks to associate injury to Shane Watson.

He created an unsatisfying three runs during the 1st innings. within the second innings, he scored twelve not out off simply four balls, rating the winning runs with a pull shot through the middle on.

On twenty-three Gregorian calendar month 2010, enjoying a Twenty20 international against the archipelago at the state capital Cricket Ground, he created a shocking sixty-seven off simply twenty-nine balls.

His fifty returning in at simply eighteen balls, breaking his recent record of nineteen and it became the second quickest fifty in Twenty20 International history when Yuvraj Singh.[37]

Playing style[edit]

Warner is known for favoring the aerial route with his aggressive left-handed batting style, and ability to switch hit, using the back of his bat or by taking a right-handed stance. He prefers to score on his off side and has a very high strike rate as a Test batsman.[citation needed]

In all of his Test centuries (as of 26 December 2017), he had never had a strike rate of below 52.5 and only 3 of below 72.[54] He is an athletic fielder and also a part-time spin bowler. His bowling style is rare in that he mixes off-spin bowling with his more usual leg-spin-bowling.

At just 170 cm Warner generates his power from strong forearms and his low center of gravity allows him to get underneath deliveries and hit them high in the air.

In a Twenty20 match for New South Wales in 2009, he hooked a six off Shaun Tait that landed on the roof of the Adelaide Oval, only a month after hooking the same bowler 20 rows back at the SCG.[55]

Personal life

Warner married Australian ironwoman Candice Falzon in April 2015.[86] They had their first child on 11 September 2014, a daughter named Ivy Mae Warner,[87] and a second daughter, Indi Rae, on 14 January 2016.[88]

Warner was named Australian Sports Dad of the Year in 2016.

Warner, one among ten nominees for the award, got to choose a charity to which AUD 10,000 would be donated.[89]

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Zlatan Ibrahimović (Swedish pronunciation: [ˈslaːtan ɪbraˈhiːmʊvɪtɕ], Bosnian: [zlǎtan ibraxǐːmoʋitɕ]; born three Oct 1981) is a Swedish professional footballer who plays as a forward for LA Galaxy.

He was conjointly a member of the Sverige national team from 2001 to 2016, serving as captain from 2010 until his retirement.[3]

Primarily a striker, he’s a prolific goalscorer, World Health Organization is best glorious for his technique, creativity, strength, ability within the air, and his powerful and correct hanging ability.

he’s presently the second-most embellished active participant within the world, having won thirty-two trophies in his career.[4]

Ibrahimović began his career at Malmö FF in the late Nineties before being signed by Ajax, wherever he created a reputation for himself. He signed for Juventus and excelled in Serie A during a strike partnership with David Trezeguet.

In 2006, he signed for rival aspect Internazionale and was named to the UEFA Team of the Year in each 2007 and 2009. additionally, Ibrahimović would end because of the league’s high scorer in 2008–09 and win 3 straight Scudetti.

within the middle of 2009, he transferred to the metropolis, before moving back to Serie A soccer the subsequent season, connexion urban center during a deal that created him one amongst the highest-paid players within the world.[5]

He won another Scudetto with an urban center within the 2010–11 season.

He joined Paris Saint-Germain in July 2012. throughout his four-season occupy PSG, Ibrahimović won four consecutive Ligue one titles, 3 Coupes Diamond State la Ligue, 2 Coupes Diamond State France and was the highest scorer in Ligue one for 3 seasons.

In Oct 2015, he became PSG’s all-time leading goalscorer. He finished his PSG career with 156 goals in a hundred and eighty competitive matches.[6]

Ibrahimović is one amongst 10 players to own created one hundred or additional appearances for the Swedish national team.

he’s the country’s incomparable leading goalscorer with sixty-two goals. He pictured Sverige at the 2002 and 2006 FIFA World Cups, further because of 2004, 2008, 2012, and 2016 UEFA European Championships.

He has been awarded Guldbollen (the Golden Ball), given to the Swedish player of the year, a record eleven times, as well as ten consecutive times from 2007 to 2016.[7]

With his enjoying vogue and athletic finishing compared to Dutch retired striker Marco van Basten, Ibrahimović is widely thought to be one amongst the simplest strikers within the game and one amongst the simplest footballers of his generation.[8][9][10][11]

His spectacular bicycle kick for Sverige against England won the 2013 FIFA Puskás Award for Goal of the Year.[12] Off the sphere, he’s glorious for his brash persona and outspoken comments, additionally to pertaining to himself within the person.[13][14]

In Dec 2013, Ibrahimović was hierarchal by The Guardian because of the third-best player in the world, behind solely Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.[15]

In Dec 2014, Swedish newspaper Dagens Nyheter named him the second-greatest Swedish sportsperson of all time, once participant Björn Borg.[16]

Club career

Ibrahimović signed his first contract with Malmö in 1996 and moved up to the senior side for the 1999 season of Allsvenskan, Sweden’s top-flight league.

That season, Malmö finished 13th in the league and were relegated to the second division, but returned to the top flight the next season.

Arsène Wenger unsuccessfully tried to persuade Ibrahimović to join Arsenal, while Leo Beenhakker (the technical director of Ajax) also expressed interest in the player after watching him in a friendly against Norwegian side Moss FK.[32]

On 22 March 2001, a deal between Ajax and Malmö regarding Ibrahimović’s transfer to Amsterdam was announced, and in July, Ibrahimović officially joined Ajax for 80 million Swedish kronor (€8.7 million)

International career

Ibrahimović was eligible to represent Sweden, Bosnia, and Herzegovina or Croatia at international level; he chose Sweden.[190] He made his debut for Sweden in a 0–0 friendly draw against the Faroe Islands at Tipshallen on 31 January 2001 during the 2000–01 Nordic Football Championship.[191][192]

On 7 October 2001, he played his first competitive match, a 2002 World Cup qualifier against Azerbaijan, scoring his first ever international goal in a 3–0 win as Sweden topped their group to qualify for the upcoming tournament.[193][194][195]

Ibrahimović was part of the Sweden squad at the 2002 FIFA World Cup held in Korea and Japan, who were eliminated at the round of 16 by newcomers Senegal.[196]

Style of play

Ibrahimović has been described by ESPN as being “good in the air, quick, tall, strong and agile, he plays well with his back to goal and boasts some of the best finishing, vision, passing and ball control around.”[8][238]

A versatile and well-rounded footballer, from a tactical standpoint, Ibrahimović is capable of playing anywhere along the front line, due to his ability to both create and score goals for his team, although he is most often deployed as a striker, due to his composure and eye for goal.[238][239][240]

He has also functioned in a more creative playmaking role at times, as a supporting forward or even as a number 10, in particular in his later career, after losing some of his pace and stamina with age; this deeper position allows him to drop into midfield to pick up the ball, where he can utilise his technical ability, vision, passing, and movement to create space and provide assists for teammates.

Personal life

The name “Zlatan” was trademarked in May 2003 at the Swedish Patent and Registration Office for “most likely being perceived as Zlatan Ibrahimović”, which meant that he received exclusive rights to the name for certain products, including sporting goods, clothing, and shoes.[304]

Ibrahimović is under contract with Nike and features in their television advertising where he has appeared alongside other players in the Nike stable including Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar, and Wayne Rooney.[305]

He wears the Nike Mercurial boot line and has the names and dates of birth of his sons embedded onto the external sides of his boots.

In late 2007, Ibrahimović, with the help of Nike, self-funded Zlatan Court in the streets of the city district Rosengård in his hometown Malmö: he provided a playing mat, goalposts, lighting and a modern fence.[306] In 2008, he donated new Nike kits to his youth club, FBK Balkan.[307]




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