Chelsea boss tips Warnock to bounce back

first_imgChelsea manager Andre Villas-Boas has tipped Neil Warnock to bounce back from his sacking by QPR. Warnock and AVB clashed in October.Warnock, who previously hinted he would retire after leaving Loftus Road, is considering his next move after being given the boot by majority shareholder Tony Fernandes following a run of bad results.The two bosses disagreed after QPR’s controversial victory over the Blues in October, but Villas-Boas has backed Warnock to make his mark at another club.He said: “It’s up to Tony Fernandes to decide what is best for the future of QPR and they decided to part company with the manager who brought them up to the Premier League.AdChoices广告“Managers are in the spotlight and under pressure to get results. Tony Fernandes obviously had a different perspective for QPR and unfortunately for Neil it comes to an end.“But, because of the person and character Neil is, I think we will see him back in action soon.”Follow West London Sport on TwitterFind us on Facebooklast_img read more

Syracuse falls to Georgia Tech, 8-7, on walk-off in 10th inning

first_img Published on March 17, 2017 at 10:02 pm Contact Matt: mdliberm@syr.edu Facebook Twitter Google+ Syracuse fell to Georgia Tech, 8-7, Friday night on a walk-off single in the 10th inning. It marks SU’s second consecutive conference loss.SU (15-9, 3-3 Atlantic Coast) junior right-hander AnnaMarie Gatti had a tough outing in the circle for the Orange. The ace lasted only four and two-thirds innings after giving up five runs to the Yellow Jackets (9-16, 3-4) in the second inning and seven runs overall. Syracuse responded in the third inning when Bryce Holmgren and Faith Cain drew two consecutive walks with the bases loaded, forcing in two runs.Senior Sydney O’Hara added a home run in the fifth inning to continue her stellar season. The senior went 2-for-2 with a home run and drew four walks. O’Hara leads Syracuse in home runs, RBIs, batting average, slugging percentage, on-base percentage and walks. She also threw five innings in relief and struck out eight.The Orange entered the top of the seventh inning down 7-3 but rallied to tie the score at 7-7 and force extra innings. O’Hara and Georgia Tech pitcher Emily Anderson traded scoreless innings through the eighth and ninth innings, but a Malea Bell single off of O’Hara in the bottom of the tenth scored Samantha Pierannunzi from second for the walk-off finish.SU-GT will continue their series in Atlanta on Saturday at 1 p.m. Next Friday, Syracuse will have its first home series, weather pending, against Louisville.AdvertisementThis is placeholder text Commentslast_img read more