Belgian Eden Hazard out of top-100 athletes

Saturday, 16 March 2019 11:49
Portuguese football star Cristiano Ronaldo is world’s most famous athlete, according to rankings released Friday by ESPN (US television network).
The time and venue of a meeting of Belgium’s top athletics officials, announced for Wednesday, are being kept secret, according to the national Olympics committee, COIB.
Belgian cyclist Victor Campenaerts (Lotto Soudal) will tackle the "world hour" record on 16 or 17 April at the Aguascalientes velodrome in Mexico, the International Cycling Union (UCI) confirmed on Tuesday.
Belgium’s Eden Hazard is the third best dribbler in the five major European championships, according to a report published on Monday by the CIES football observatory.
Belgium beat Iceland 90-62 during its fourth and final group match in Mons Arena on Sunday.
Today’s announcement of the Belgian selection for Glasgow’s 2019 European Athletics Indoor Championships (1-3 March) was cancelled because of a conflict between the athletes and the Belgian federation on the new code of conduct, LRBA (Royal Belgian Athletics League) announced.
Nine ski centres in the provinces of Liège and Luxembourg are open this week thanks to heavy snowfall in the past few hours.
Coach Pep Guardiola would like to see Vincent Kompany extend his stay at Manchester City when his contract with the current champions ends on 30 June 2019.
Spaniard Roberto Martinez, the Red Devils coach, was elected Coach of the year at the Sports Gala in Brussels on Saturday evening.
The Brussels-Wallonia Federation will grant elite contracts to 60 top-level sportsmen and women in 2017, the Physical Education and Sports Administration (ADEPS) indicated on Thursday.