Marios Hadjiandreou is a Cypriot triple jumper who won gold medals in Commonwealth Games and Mediterranean Games. He won the gold medal in both 1991 Mediterranean Games. In 1990, he became the first Cypriot to win a gold medal in the Commonwealth Games, beating the English world class athlete Jonathan Edwards who became World Champion and Olympic champion, he participated in the Olympic Games with Cyprus, in 1988, placing 21st with a 15.95m jump, in 1992, placing 37th with a 15.64m jump. He was the flag bearer for the Cyprus Olympic team on both occasions, he was national champion 12 times and is the Cyprus Record holder with 17.13m since 1991. He won 12 times in the European Cup and three gold medals in the Games of the Small States of Europe in 1991, 1993, 1995. Marios Hadjiandreou at World Athletics Athletic portraits by GSP Web Site By Cyprus Olympic Committee at the Wayback Machine Marios Khatziandreou at Olympics at Sports-Reference.com
Arslan Zeki Demirci Sports Complex is a sports venue in Antalya Province, southern Turkey. The sports complex is part of Emir Hotel in Manavgat district of Antalya Province, it is named after the late philanthropist businessman Arslan Zeki Demirci, CEO of the Emirhan Group Hotels. There are twelve football fields in the sports complex; the sports complex is preferred by many local football clubs playing in the leagues Süper Lig, First and Third League as well as teams from top-level foreign leagues such as the First Professional Football League of Bulgaria, Ekstraklasa of Poland, Albanian Superliga, Swiss Super League, Nemzeti Bajnokság I of Hungary, KTFF Süper Lig of Northern Cyprus in Europe, Argentine Primera División in South America, UAE Arabian Gulf League and Chinese Super League in Asia for practice matches during the league winter break. The sports complex hosted all six matches of the Group 1 in the 2017 UEFA European Under-17 Championship qualification's Elite round, will be hosting all six matches of the Elite round's Group 2 in the 2017 UEFA Women's Under-19 Championship qualification.2019 UEFA Women's Under-19 Championship qualification - Group 2 matches were played between 3 and 9 October 2018 at the dports complex
Olathe Township is one of seven townships in Johnson County, Kansas, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 137,324, it contains the city of Olathe, Kansas and 0.53 Square Miles of De Soto, Kansas & Lexington Township, Kansas Lexington Township Northwest Gardner Township Southwest Olathe Memorial Cemetery Asa Smith Cemetery Johnson County Sheriff Olathe Police Olathe Fire Department Johnson County Med-Act I-435 I-35 US-56 US-50 US-69 US-169 K-10 K-7 K-150 BNSF Railway Emporia Subdivision Union Pacific Railway Santa Fe Street Quivira Road Metcalf Avenue Parker Street Mur-Len/Strang Line Road Lackman Road Blackbob Road Cedar Creek Parkway College Parkway Lake Olathe Mill Creek Little Mill Creek Ernie Miller Nature Park Johnson County Courthouse Olathe Medical Center Garmin Headquarters Great Mall of the Great Plains Great Plaza of the Great Plains Prince of Peace Catholic Church Johnson County Airport New Century Aircenter Gardner School District 231 De Soto Unified School District 232 Olathe Unified School District 233 Blue Valley School District "Township of Olathe".
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Matteo Garrone is an Italian filmmaker. Born in Rome, the son of a theatre critic, Nico Garrone and a photographer, in 1996 Garrone won the Sacher d'Oro, an award sponsored by Nanni Moretti, with the short film Silhouette, that became one of the three episodes that are on his first long feature, Terra di Mezzo in 1997, he won Best Director at the David di Donatello Awards for Gomorrah. His film Reality won the Grand Prix, his films Tale of Tales and Dogman were selected to compete for the Palme d'Or at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival and the 2018 Cannes Film Festival respectively. He won the Nastro d'argento for best producer, with Dogman. Silhouette Bienvenido espirito santo Un caso di forza maggiore Oreste Pipolo, fotografo di matrimoni 1996 – Terra di mezzo 1998 – Guests 2000 – Roman Summer 2002 – The Embalmer 2003 – First Love 2008 – Gomorrah 2012 – Reality 2015 – Tale of Tales 2018 – Dogman 2019 – Pinocchio Silhouette Terra di mezzo Ospiti Estate romana Mid-August Lunch Luciana d'Arcangeli, ‘Fatalmente tua: Garrone, il noir e le donne’, in the special issue “An Eye on Italy” on Italian Cinema of the e-journal Flinders University Languages Group Online Review – FULGOR, Volume 5, Issue 3, June 2018, pp.14-26 - https://www.fulgor.online/vol5-issue3-2018-forthcoming Luciana d'Arcangeli.
"The Films of Matteo Garrone: Italian Cinema Is Not Embalmed" in William Hope "Italian Film Directors in the New Millennium". Cambridge, Cambridge Scholars Press, 2010, pp. 175–187. Pierpaolo De Sanctis, Domenico Monetti, Luca Pallanch. "Non solo Gomorra. Tutto il cinema di Matteo Garrone", Edizioni Sabinae, 2008. IMDb: Matteo Garrone
The Hambledon Club was a social club, famous for its organisation of 18th century cricket matches. By the late 1770s it was the foremost cricket club in England; the origin of the club, based near Hambledon in rural Hampshire, is unclear but it had been founded by 1768. Its basis was a local parish cricket team, in existence before 1750 and achieved prominence in 1756 when it played a series of three matches versus Dartford, which had itself been a major club for at least 30 years. At this time, the parish team was sometimes referred to as "Squire Land's Club", after Squire Thomas Land, the main organiser of cricket teams in the village before the foundation of the club proper. Thomas Land seems to have withdrawn from the scene in about 1764, it is believed. Land was interested in hunting and maintained a pack of hounds that earned him recognition as "one of the most celebrated fox-hunters in Great-Britain". Land is mentioned in the Hambledon Club Song written by Reverend Reynell Cotton in about 1771.
Cotton was not too concerned about Land having left the club: Then why should we fear either Sackville or Mann, Or repine at the loss of both Bayton and Land? From the mid-1760s, Hambledon's stature grew till by the late 1770s it was the foremost cricket club in England. In spite of its relative remoteness, it had developed into a private club of noblemen and country gentry, for whom one of cricket's attractions was the opportunity it offered for betting. Although some of these played in matches, professional players were employed; the club produced several famous players including John Small, Thomas Brett, Richard Nyren, David Harris, Tom Taylor, Billy Beldham and Tom Walker. It was the inspiration for the first significant cricket book: The Cricketers of My Time by John Nyren, the son of Richard Nyren; the Hambledon Club was social and, as it was multi-functional, not a cricket club as such. Rather it is seen as an organiser of matches. Arguments have taken place among historians about whether its teams should be termed Hampshire or Hambledon.
A study of the sources indicates that the nomenclature changed and both terms were applicable. The subject is complicated by a reference to the Kent versus Hampshire & Sussex match at Guildford Bason on 26 and 28 August 1772. According to the source, "Hampshire & Sussex" was synonymous with "Hambledon Club". Sussex cricket was not prominent during the Hambledon period and this could have been because Hambledon operated a team representing two counties. There were Sussex connections at Hambledon such as John Bayton, Richard Nyren, William Barber and Noah Mann. In 1782 the club moved from its original ground at Broadhalfpenny Down to Windmill Down, about half a mile away towards the village of Hambledon; the Bat and Ball Inn had been requisitioned as a munitions dump by the military, Windmill Down provided as an alternative. However, after a couple of seasons playing on the steep sloping and exposed new ground the club agitated for a move to a more suitable location and Ridge Meadow was purchased as a permanent replacement.
Ridge Meadow is still the home of Hambledon C. C. today. Hambledon's great days ended in the 1780s with a shift in focus from the rural counties of Kent and Hampshire to metropolitan London where Lord's was established as the home of the new Marylebone Cricket Club in 1787; however for the decade up to 1793, Hambledon remained a meeting place for like-minded Royal Navy Officers such as Captains Erasmus Gower, Robert Calder, Charles Powell Hamilton, Mark Robinson, Sir Hyde Parker and Robert Linzee. In May 1791 Lord Hugh Seymour became president of the Club but soon afterwards these officers all returned to sea. Membership declined during the 1790s. On 29 August 1796, fifteen people attended a meeting and amongst them, according to the official minutes, was "Mr Thos Pain, Authour of the rights of Man"! It was a joke for Thomas Paine was under sentence of death for treason and exiled in revolutionary Paris; the last meeting was held on 21 September 1796 where the minutes read only that "No Gentlemen were present".
The club had a famous round of six toasts: 6. The Queen's mother 5, her Majesty the Queen 4. The Hambledon Club 3. Cricket 2; the Immortal Memory of Madge 1. The President; the enigmatic "Madge" is a "what", not a "who". Indeed, it is believed to be a common, but crude, contemporary reference to the vagina. A description of the revival and, the whole history of the Hambledon Club can be read in The Glory Days of Cricket by Ashley Mote; the original ground is at Broadhalfpenny Down, opposite the Bat and Ball Inn, in Hyden Farm Lane, near Clanfield, where now the Broadhalfpenny Brigands Cricket Club play. The current Hambledon Cricket Club ground is nearer Hambledon village at Ridge Meadow, just off the road to Broadhalfpenny Down, about half a mile from the village. On Saturday 8 September 2007 the clubhouse was burnt to the ground. Mote, Ashley; the Glory Days of Cricket. Robson. Nyren, John. Ashley Mote; the Cricketers of my Time. Robson