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MARCOS CONTINUES HOT STREAK WITH STOCKHOLM VICTORY

Marcos is back with a vengeance, extending his strong run of form with a first round win at the Intrum Stockholm Open on Tuesday. He defeated Norbert Gombos 6-3, 6-4 in one hour and 15 minutes.

 

 

 

Marcos fired three aces and did not face a break point to advance in Stockholm, where he mis making his seventh appearance. He converted a break to love in the sixth game of the opening set and claimed one more break for 4-3 in the second set. That was all Marcos needed, eventually converting his second match point to advance.

 

 

 

Marcos is on a tear since the US Open, having reaching his 14th ATP World Tour final at the Chengdu Open two weeks ago. With Tuesday’s win, he has won five of his last six matches.

 

 

 

Marcos will next face seventh seed Yuichi Sugita on Thursday. He is an impressive 11-5 in his seven visits to Stockholm, having won the title there on debut in 2009.

 

 

Chelsea v Roma six goal thriller

Roma began the second half full of purpose and Dzeko looked poised to tap-in Kolarov’s low cut back only to see the ball diverted off his toes by the alert Courtois.

A disgruntled Luiz was replaced by Pedro but Roma …

Community Youth Football results

Community Youth Football

Sunday October 15th 2017

U18

AEK Black 2-1 Northwood

Alexandra Park 6-0  Omonia White

Hinton & Finchley 1-3 AEK Gold

Alexandra Park 8-2  Olympiacos

U16

Boreham Wood 1-1 Omonia White

Omonia Green 3-3 Northwood

U15

AEK …

One of our own UK Cypriot Ruel Sotiriou makes his debut for Leyton Orient

UK Cypriot Leyton Orient second year scholar 17 year old Ruel Sotiriou was named on the bench for the first time against Dagenham Redbridge last Saturday and went onto make his debut in the same match.

Parikiaki would like to …

Barnet draw with Mansfield

Shaquile Coulthirst scored a late goal to salvage a point for Barnet in a 1-1 draw against Mansfield.

Kane Hemmings put the visitors ahead in first-half stoppage time after latching on to the end of Alex MacDonald’s skewed shot.

However, …

The “Saints” St Panteleimon progress at Division Cup

Another away fixture for St. Panteleimon as they travelled back to Hackney, East London, for their first Division One cup tie v Hackney Wick.

The Saints started strongly and forced the tempo and took the lead on 12 minutes through …

Jubilant Omonia Youth FC girls’ team celebrate their first win

Community football club Omonia Youth FC, sponsored by P&M Construction UK Ltd, had plenty to cheer about on Sunday, not least as the club’s girls’ team recorded their first victory.

Having only started training as a group less than a …

Apoel give Borussia Dortmund a fright

Bundesliga leaders Borussia Dortmund face a battle to qualify for the group stages of the Champions League after being held to a 1-1 draw by Apoel Nicosia on Tuesday.

The result leaves Dortmund on one point in Group H, with …

Madrid draw a huge step forward for Pochettino’s Spurs

Tottenham Hotspur’s 1-1 Champions League draw at Real Madrid on Tuesday was the moment they proved they can compete at the highest level, according to manager Mauricio Pochettino who hopes it could be the making of his young, exciting side.…

One of our own UK Cypriot Anthony Georgiou on the bench for Tottenham v Real Madrid Champions League

Anthony Georgiou makes the bench in the Champions League tonight for Tottenham v Real Madrid in Spain.

Anthony’s grandparents origins are from Gypsou, Lefkara and Kyrenia, Cyprus

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