EDUARDO

  • Brazil presidential candidate Campos dies in jet crash in Santos August 13, 2014

    Santos: Brazilian presidential candidate Eduardo Campos, a contender to unseat President Dilma Rousseff in October, died on Wednesday when his jet crashed into a residential area, media network Globo said. Campos, a socialist who has been running third in the polls, was on board a jet that crashed into a...
  • World Cup 2014: Red hot Chile knock out champions Spain in group stage June 19, 2014

    Rio de Janeiro: Defending champion Spain, the dominant global football power for the past six years, were eliminated from World Cup contention on Wednesday with a 20 loss to Chile. Spain's famed passing game failed against a hightempo, tenacious Chile team, their era ending in the storied Maracana Stadium filled...
  • Juventus, Basel grab wins in Europa League April 4, 2014

    London: Juventus scored late to beat Lyon 1-0 and take a big stride towards the Europa League semi-finals while Benfica and FC Basel also won to move within sight of a second straight appearance in the last four on Thursday. Leonardo Bonucci poked home Juventus' 85th-minute winner in their quarter-final first...
  • Valencia get Chile forward Eduardo Vargas on loan January 24, 2014

    Valencia: Valencia say Chile forward Eduardo Vargas will join on loan from Napoli until the end of the season. Valencia say the deal will go through once Vargas passes a medical exam with team doctors. The 24yearold Vargas says he is "very proud that a club as important as Valencia is...
  • Philippines spots new typhoon after 19th howler October 13, 2013

    A typhoon blew out of the northern Philippines, on Sunday, after leaving 13 people dead, but officials remained on alert after another howler was spotted in the Pacific. Typhoon Nari also flooded farmlands and destroyed thousands of houses in provinces north of Manila before blowing away into the South China Sea. Chinese...
  • Cristiano Ronaldo scores twice as Real Madrid defeat Elche 21 September 26, 2013

    Madrid: Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice in the secondhalf to give Real Madrid a hardfought 21 away win at Elche in the Spanish league Wednesday. In a lackluster, strategic match, Elche defender Eduardo Albacar struck a free kick that David Lomban backheaded toward goal, forcing an athletic save from goalkeeper Diego Lopez...
  • Bhupathi, Nestor enter second round at Miami March 23, 2013

    Miami: India's Mahesh Bhupathi and his partner from Bahamas Daniel Nestor defeated French pair of Richard Gasquet and Eduardo RogerVasselin 76 (3), 63 in the men's doubles first round at the ATP World Tour Miami Masters. The thirdseeded IndoBahams pair had a tough time forcing the firstset tiebreak, but they were...
  • India, Spain share six goals in first Test July 6, 2012

    Santantder (Spain): An agile India put up a decent performance to held hosts Spain to an exciting 33 draw in the first hockey Test at the new facility in La Albericia in the capital city of the Cantabria province here. Ranked 10th in the world, India trailed twice in the match...
  • Nadal beats Schwank in straight sets June 3, 2012

    Paris: Rafael Nadal won yet another match at the French Open, improving his record at the claycourt tournament to 481. The secondseeded Spaniard beat Eduardo Schwank of Argentina 61, 63, 64 on Saturday in the third round. Nadal has lost only 17 games in nine sets at this year's tournament. Nadal has...
  • Facebook cofounder fires back at taxdodge critics May 18, 2012

    Washington: Facebook cofounder Eduardo Saverin, under fire over the tax consequences of renouncing his US citizenship, said on Thursday he is obligated to and will pay "hundreds of millions of dollars in taxes to the United States government." The social media entrepreneur and investor said in a statement, emailed to Reuters...
  • Facebook cofounder Eduardo Saverin under scrutiny May 18, 2012

    Facebook cofounder Eduardo Saverin is under scrutiny for allegedly giving up his US citizenship, settling in Singapore and taking his money with him. ...
  • Facebook cofounder dumps US citizenship May 15, 2012

    Singapore: Facebook cofounder Eduardo Saverin has renounced his US citizenship, a move expected to save him hundreds of millions of dollars in taxes stemming from the company's impending initial public offering. The Brazilborn 30yearold became a US citizen in 1998 but has lived in Singapore since 2009. Giving up his citizenship...
  • Arsenal's Eduardo happy to return to UEFA action September 15, 2009

    London: Arsenal forward Eduardo Da Silva has issued a statement on the club's official website following UEFA's decision to overturn his twomatch Champions League suspension following his alleged dive against Celtic last month. "I'm very pleased that we have finally arrived at the truth. All we needed to do was to...
  • UEFA confirm Arsenal appeal against Eduardo ban September 12, 2009

    New Delhi: UEFA confirmed on Thursday afternoon that they have received Arsenal's appeal against the twogame ban handed to striker Eduardo da Silva after he was found guilty of diving to win a penalty against Celtic in the Champions League playoff. A statement on UEFA's official website reads: "Arsenal FC have...
  • UEFA hand Arsenal striker Eduardo twogame ban September 2, 2009

    New Delhi: Arsenal striker Eduardo da Silva has been handed a twogame ban after being charged with deceiving the referee in last week's Champions League playoff against Celtic at the Emirates Stadium. A statement on UEFA's official website confirmed the punishment, reading, "The UEFA Control and Disciplinary Body today examined the...
  • Wenger brands UEFA charge of Eduardo as a disgrace' August 29, 2009

    New Delhi: A furious Arsene Wenger has branded UEFA's decision to charge Arsenal striker Eduardo for diving as a "complete disgrace". The Croatia international is facing disciplinary action against him over allegedly attempting to deceive the referee with an act of simulation as he won the Gunners a penalty in the...
  • BhupathiKnowles enter Swiss Indoors final October 25, 2008

    New Delhi: India's Mahesh Bhupathi and Mark Knowles of the Bahamas have stormed into the final of the Swiss Indoors in Basel. The world No. 3 pair of Bhupathi and Knowles beat the Argentine pair of J Acasuso and Agustin Calleri in straight sets 75, 62 in an hour and 17...
  • Eduardo will energise us: Van Persie October 25, 2008

    New Delhi: Arsenal striker Robin van Persie expects that Eduardo's impending return from a near careerthreatening injury is bound to charge up the side. The 25 yearold has not featured for the Gunners since February when he suffered a horrific injury against Birmingham City but earlier today Gunners boss Arsene Wenger...