OVERVIEW. Dender follows champion Beerschot to the Jupiler Pro League, Patro Eisden takes the last ticket for the play-offs

OVERVIEW.  Dender follows champion Beerschot to the Jupiler Pro League, Patro Eisden takes the last ticket for the play-offs

© dsj On Friday evening, Dender secured direct promotion to the Jupiler Pro League as the second team to follow in the wake of champion Beerschot. On the 30th and final matchday of the regular competition in the Challenger Pro League, Francs Borains lost 0-3. Deinze, Lommel, Zulte Waregem and Patro Eisden in turn complete … Read more

VIDEO. Thanks to the helmet: Chris Harper escapes unscathed after nasty fall, Ben O’Connor crashes in the same corner

VIDEO.  Thanks to the helmet: Chris Harper escapes unscathed after nasty fall, Ben O’Connor crashes in the same corner

Chris Harper (Team Jayco AlUla) crashed in a spectacular manner on Thursday in the queen stage of the Tour of the Alps. The 29-year-old Australian lay motionless on the road for a moment after hitting his head on a lamppost, but was miraculously unharmed. A few seconds later, Ben O’Connor also crashed near his unfortunate … Read more

Axel Witsel returns for a crucial Champions League match to the club where he played for four years: “The first two years were great”

Axel Witsel returns for a crucial Champions League match to the club where he played for four years: “The first two years were great”

Axel Witsel. — © EPA-EFE Axel Witsel (35) was the player at Signal Iduna Park who took his post next to Atlético coach Diego Simeone for the press conference for the second leg of the quarter-finals of the Champions League. Logically, Witsel – dressed in a suit for the occasion – played football there for … Read more

Manager of Jasper Philipsen reveals his three remaining future options: “Jasper now has one week to think about it”

Manager of Jasper Philipsen reveals his three remaining future options: “Jasper now has one week to think about it”

Jasper Philipsen has not yet signed with Alpecin-Deceuninck, but according to his manager Alex Carera, our compatriot will decide on his future in consultation with his girlfriend and parents in the coming week. “We are still talking to three parties: Alpecin, Team UAE and Bora-hansgrohe,” Carera told GCN. But despite the arrival of Red Bull, … Read more

VIDEO. UFC boss Dana White increases bonuses for anniversary event by 600% (!), to the delight of fighters and star Conor McGregor

VIDEO.  UFC boss Dana White increases bonuses for anniversary event by 600% (!), to the delight of fighters and star Conor McGregor

© Zuffa LLC via Getty Images Dana White decided at the press conference the day before UFC 300 that he will significantly increase the bonuses during the event. The boss of the UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship) spontaneously responded to the comment of a journalist who pointed out that some fighters wanted more than the $50,000 … Read more

New (expensive) car and family happiness for Michael van Gerwen, but top darts player seems out of shape: “I don’t know what’s going on with him”

New (expensive) car and family happiness for Michael van Gerwen, but top darts player seems out of shape: “I don’t know what’s going on with him”

Michael van Gerwen seemed to be heading to the Premier League darts play-offs at a trot. But after three consecutive weekly victories, the three-time world champion is stuck with one victory in seven heats. As a result, the proud Dutchman has dropped from a comfortable first to fourth position in the standings, a considerable distance … Read more

World champion Max Verstappen takes revenge for drama in Australia and drives unthreatened to a third victory of the season in Japan

World champion Max Verstappen takes revenge for drama in Australia and drives unthreatened to a third victory of the season in Japan

Max Verstappen (Red Bull) won the Japanese Grand Prix on Sunday. The Dutch world champion started from pole position and did not encounter any problems at any time. Teammate Sergio Perez and Carlos Sainz (Ferrari) completed the podium. World champion Max Verstappen started from pole position on the mythical Suzuka circuit. Both Red Bulls got … Read more

“With pain in the heart”: big boss Wout van Aert leaves Visma – Lease a Bike and starts working at football club AZ

“With pain in the heart”: big boss Wout van Aert leaves Visma – Lease a Bike and starts working at football club AZ

© Maarten De Bouw Big news in cycling land: Merijn Zeeman will become the new director of football club AZ Alkmaar next season, where Belgian Maarten Martens is now trainer. The 45-year-old Dutchman was known as one of the architects of the great success of the cycling team of Wout van Aert and Jonas Vingegaard. … Read more

PFAS sludge in landfill will be removed from next week: “About fifty trucks drive back and forth for four weeks” (Sint-Gillis-Waas)

PFAS sludge in landfill will be removed from next week: “About fifty trucks drive back and forth for four weeks” (Sint-Gillis-Waas)

About fifty trucks drive to and from the site in Kattestraat for a month. — © if Sint-Gillis-Waas – From Monday, April 8, the PFAS sludge will be removed from the Interwaas site in Kattestraat in Sint-Gillis-Waas. About fifty trucks drive to and away from the site for four weeks. The municipality provides additional measures … Read more

New bombshell at Ajax: brand new CEO Alex Kroes suspended (and probably fired) after ‘insider trading’

New bombshell at Ajax: brand new CEO Alex Kroes suspended (and probably fired) after ‘insider trading’

© ANP/HH It continues to storm at Ajax. The Dutch top club announced on Tuesday that general manager Alex Kroes, who only started his work at the club last month, had been suspended due to “very strong indications of insider trading”. Mike Verweij, Vincent Van Genechten Today at 10:01 The Supervisory Board (SB) of the … Read more