Cádiz is seven places above its market value

first_imgfifteenTenerifefifteen-3 10Mirandés13.46 twoAlmeria35.2one 6Elche13.68 19Albacetefifteen-6 twentyEstremadura10two 3Saragossa273 4Huesca33.1one The Cádiz season already amazes few. The yellows have led the classification for 23 of the 27 days and the remaining four were seconds. In the last games they have recovered their best game and the results have begun to arrive, which it has led them to regain some advantage over their pursuers. twenty-oneLugo13.6-6 The Almeria (€ 35.2M), second classified, has a market estimate higher than that of Cádiz. Moreover, of the four teams that occupy promotion playoff positions, only Elche has a lower value (€ 13.8M). Zaragoza (€ 27M), Huesca (€ 33.1M) and Girona (€ 42.6M) outperform the whole of Cervera.Looking at the rest of the classification, Fuenlabrada (€ 10.4M) is the team that would be in a better position with respect to its market value. The locals are seventh, 13 places above their market position. On the contrary, Deportivo (€ 35M) is the team that is finishing the worst season with respect to its market estimate. Galicians are ten places below their real position 12Las Palmas26.3-5 13Alcorcón11.46 Classification elevenLightning38.2-9 22Racing11.7-5 17Malaga19.8-7 Market StallEquipmentMarket value (€ M)V.M. difference 9Ponferradina10.412 16Sporting21.1-7 14Sports35-10 18Oviedo15.8-7 5Girona42.6-4 The Cervera team has ‘badly used’ fans, so to speak, based on victories. However, the Silver Cup team is improving their numbers with respect to their real market value. According to data from the Transfermarkt portal, Cádiz is the eighth second most ‘valuable’ team with 23.2 million euros. Therefore he marches seven places above his ‘logical position’.This season there are several players who have revalued. Álex Fernández, with 3.5 million euros, he is the most ‘valuable’ player of the club according to the portal, with a rise of two million euros this season. Fali, Espino, Salvi, Iza, Perea and Sergio González have increased their value for Transfermarkt, while Jury, (injured much of the season); and Bodiger (started being a starter but was losing bellows in the onces), have lost value with respect to the start of the campaign. 8Numancia11.610 oneCádiz23.27 7Fuenlabrada10.413last_img read more

“I’m Impressed”

first_imgThe Canadian Ambassador accredited to Liberia and Cote d’Ivoire has commended the environmental group, Society for the Conservation of Nature (SCNL) for its resolve to promote sustainable forest management in Liberia. Ambassador Patricia McCullagh said SCNL’s commitment to protect Liberia’s forests will help in the fight against climate change. The Canadian Ambassador made the statement recently when she paid a courtesy call on the management of SCNL in Congo Town, near Monrovia. Amb. McCullagh expressed her government’s happiness to support SCNL’s work through the Canadian Ambassador Grant of US$18,000 to work with forest communities in Liberia.SCNL is already benefitting from the Canadian Ambassador Grant, she said, and pledged continuous support to initiatives that will enhance the fight against climate change worldwide. SCNL’s Executive Director, Michael Garbo, lauded the Canadian government for the support and described the Ambassador’s visit to SCNL as the demonstration of true partnership between Canada and Liberia. Garbo said the Canadian grant is being implemented in seven of Liberia’s nine biodiversity hotspots. “SCNL will always work with local and international institutions to promote conservation through community based initiatives, where we educate people on sustainable forest governance,” Mr. Garbo said. “I can assure you that with the level of support your government and friendly organizations are giving SCNL, we will positively engage the youth, chiefs, elders and other stakeholders to work together and ensure that our country’s forests are protected for the benefit of all.” The SCNL is one of the lead campaigners for sustainable forest management and was instrumental in ensuring that the Gola Forest National Park Act was passed into law by the Legislature on September 21.Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)last_img read more

First Cherokee cave inscriptions commemorate sacred lacrosselike game

first_img By Catherine MatacicApr. 10, 2019 , 7:00 AM Country * Afghanistan Aland Islands Albania Algeria Andorra Angola Anguilla Antarctica Antigua and Barbuda Argentina Armenia Aruba Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bermuda Bhutan Bolivia, Plurinational State of Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba Bosnia and Herzegovina Botswana Bouvet Island Brazil British Indian Ocean Territory Brunei Darussalam Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Cayman Islands Central African Republic Chad Chile China Christmas Island Cocos (Keeling) Islands Colombia Comoros Congo Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Cook Islands Costa Rica Cote d’Ivoire Croatia Cuba Curaçao Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominica Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Falkland Islands (Malvinas) Faroe Islands Fiji Finland France French Guiana French Polynesia French Southern Territories Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Gibraltar Greece Greenland Grenada Guadeloupe Guatemala Guernsey Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Heard Island and McDonald Islands Holy See (Vatican City State) Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran, Islamic Republic of Iraq Ireland Isle of Man Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jersey Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Korea, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Republic of Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Lao People’s Democratic Republic Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libyan Arab Jamahiriya Liechtenstein Lithuania Luxembourg Macao Macedonia, the former Yugoslav Republic of Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Martinique Mauritania Mauritius Mayotte Mexico Moldova, Republic of Monaco Mongolia Montenegro Montserrat Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nauru Nepal Netherlands New Caledonia New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria Niue Norfolk Island Norway Oman Pakistan Palestine Panama Papua New Guinea Paraguay Peru Philippines Pitcairn Poland Portugal Qatar Reunion Romania Russian Federation Rwanda Saint Barthélemy Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Lucia Saint Martin (French part) Saint Pierre and Miquelon Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Samoa San Marino Sao Tome and Principe Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Sint Maarten (Dutch part) Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Islands Somalia South Africa South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Svalbard and Jan Mayen Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syrian Arab Republic Taiwan Tajikistan Tanzania, United Republic of Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Tokelau Tonga Trinidad and Tobago Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Turks and Caicos Islands Tuvalu Uganda Ukraine United Arab Emirates United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of Vietnam Virgin Islands, British Wallis and Futuna Western Sahara Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe A.Cressler/Simek et al., Antiquity 10.15184 (2019) There are places where the world of the living brushes up against the world of the spirits. For the Cherokee of the southeastern United States, those places are caves, where the heat of day gives way to the coolness of damp earth, and the light of the sun is exchanged for the darkness of deep, timeless spaces.Now, researchers exploring several caves near the Alabama-Georgia border have discovered, for the first time, inscriptions describing sacred rituals and reaching out to ancestors, all in the Cherokee script invented by prominent Native American polymath Sequoyah before his people were forcibly moved to western reservations in the 1830s.The Cherokee syllabary, which consists of 85 characters—one for each syllable in the Cherokee language—spread rapidly after its invention around 1821. It was used to communicate among tribes, commemorate events, and create the first newspaper published by Native Americans in the United States. Click to view the privacy policy. Required fields are indicated by an asterisk (*) Sign up for our daily newsletter Get more great content like this delivered right to you! Country Email Now, it appears tribal members were also using this new script to record sacred events in the region’s caves, researchers report today in Antiquity. In 2006, archaeologists found a set of charcoal inscriptions in a chamber at the end of 1.67-kilometer-deep Manitou Cave near Fort Payne, Alabama, at the head of an underground stream.But it wasn’t until several years later that it was translated with the help of Cherokee scholars: It commemorated a sacred game of stickball—similar to modern-day lacrosse—played on 30 April 1828. The game involved extensive preparations, including prayer, meditation, and a ritual cleansing known as “going to water.” The rituals for this particular game, the researchers say, were likely presided over by Sequoyah’s son, whose English name was Richard Guess. His name and initials appear in an adjoining inscription, and the year can clearly be seen in Arabic numerals in the lower left-hand side of the main inscription (above). A third inscription, written backward on the cave’s ceiling, addresses Cherokee ancestors with the message: “I am your grandson.”These are just the first of what researchers hope will be many similar discoveries in caves long considered sacred by the Cherokee people. Two more caves with writings have already been found; there are likely many more out there, the researchers say, waiting to be discovered. First Cherokee cave inscriptions commemorate sacred lacrosselike gamelast_img read more