Posts Tagged ‘Sport’

Bernie Williams

Monday, October 14th, 2019

All position players did their medical and physical examinations on Monday before practice. However, Williams did not and has not communicated its decision to Torre, the manager. For none is unclear whether he will return or not. Williams has played for the Yankees since the start of his career in 1985 on his 17th birthday and six years later was part of major league in 1991. The reason is not reached due to the fact that Melky Cabrera was assigned as the fourth outfielder and Jason Giambi has been appointed guardian of the hitter and first base. These changes would not have caused the field to fifth outfielder, and Williams would not be included in the team’s regular lineup.

Cashman, Torre and teammates have made several attempts to contact Williams but were not successful, they are all confident that Torre will not return until completely convince you. Although some say that Williams is unlikely to play for another team after it has been part of the Yankees for 22 years, but has not informed anyone that he will retire before the start of the season of Major League Baseball. The resentment is obvious in this case but time will tell if Williams decides to return or retire. The first day of practice Torre left early with a cold and has not made any comments in reference to the case to reporters or an official announcement.

Choosing Equipment For Table Tennis

Friday, March 30th, 2012

Table Tennis – a very popular game, especially because the space for it is very easy to equip. Only need a partner, a special table tennis, racquet and ball. Opponent you will find yourself, and about the equipment let me give you some advice. Table tennis table is rectangular, with strong legs. There are rules about its size, developed by the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF). They are as follows: length 2.74 m, width 1.525 m, height 0.76 m. It is desirable that the table was an all-weather, a good countertop is made of plastic, melamine or aluminum. If the height of 30 cm drop (not throw, namely drop!) For high-quality tabletop tennis ball, it bounces on the table surface 23 cm mat, usually black or green on the edges – a white band width of 2 cm separates the tops in half a tennis net, the upper edge of the grid in white.

If you play table tennis professionally, buy a table with anti-reflective coating. By the shape, weight and size of rackets special requirements not imposed, most importantly – their base is flat and hard. Color is also subject to gaming surfaces: one of them must be red, the other – black. Buying a racket, then her own hand. Take a few steps, typical for a game of tennis, make sure that the racket is not too hard, do not slip out of hands. Rackets are made of wood (solid wood only!) Or plywood. Their playing surfaces are covered with a thin uniform adhesive layer.

On the adhesive layer, mounted tires, how to, with pimples, to 10-50 per square centimeter (the tough racket.) Sometimes under a layer of bumps is a layer sponge rubber (soft racket). This attack does hit more powerful and makes the ball spin. We are different racket handle. Straight handle convenient to turn in my hand, it can be useful during the game. Flared and anatomic shape allows tighter grip to hold the racket, but move your hand on it harder. Tapered handle – it's a cross between straight and flared. Tennis balls are made of special plastic or celluloid. It should be white or orange, with a matte surface, have a diameter of 4 cm, and weight – 2.7 was, however, it balls to the requirements for professionals, which is marking ITTF, amateurs play balls of any color. To check the quality of the ball, put it on a flat surface and unwind. If it turns unevenly, so they can not play, because he has a rough surface.