Barnes scores on return, but Houston Dynamo draw

first_imgHOUSTON, Texas (CMC):Reggae Boyz forward, Giles Barnes, scored on his return from injury, but Houston Dynamos conceded deep in stoppage time at the end, as Seattle Sounders claimed a point in a 1-1 draw in the MLS here Sunday.The 27-year-old Barnes, who has been sidelined for the last few weeks with hamstring problems, showed no effects from the lay-off as he put the hosts ahead in the 35th minute at the BBVA Compass Stadium.Houston appeared set for full points with time winding down, but Chad Marshall netted in the fourth minute of injury time to break their hearts.They lie eighth in the 10-team western conference, with five points from as many outings.Barnes said the loss was a difficult one to take, but there were positives to be taken from the defeat.”It’s bitter, but I’m always proud of my team no matter what we do,” said the Jamaican international, who was substituted in the 89th minute.”We controlled the game for most of the parts; it’s just that last little bit, that last per cent we need to get ready, need to get right; and once we do that, we’ll be fine.”- CMClast_img read more

January delights with wine and music

first_imgChef Cedric Houze marks his Indian debut as the executive pastry chef at Shangri-La and a live band The Scintillating will perform at the Island Bar.With more than two decades of experience in a unique combination of craftsmanship and unbridled creativity, Cedric Houze is truly a master French patissier. Savour his delectable creations such as macaroons, eclairs, muffins, croissants, Paris Brest, tarts, mousse, cheesecakes amongst other popular desserts at the Hotel’s patisserie UNO2GO. Also Read – ‘Playing Jojo was emotionally exhausting’This January onwards, Island Bar will be the perfect destination to enjoy The Scintillating trio performances by the live band as you revel an extensive selection of wines and spirits. Sangtei, Roslin and Mac will play popular tunes as you sit back, indulge and enjoy a creative range of concoctions shaken up by our talented mixologists.For wine lovers, Island Bar offers an extensive selection of wines that are true to their origin and reflect their provenance. For the single malt lovers, there is an array of fiery spirits to choose from. The Scintillating Trio promises to regale you with both classic and contemporary hits at Island Bar from Thursday through Saturday evenings.When: January onwardsWhere: Shanghri-La – Eros Hotellast_img read more