Latest News for: Helsinki weekend


Lisa Fallon: Investment in women’s sport bearing fruit as mindset changes

The Irish Times 19 Nov 2021
Despite a narrow, but potentially crucial low-scoring 1-0 defeat to runaway group favourites Sweden last month, the 2-1 victory in Helsinki makes everything seem possible ... The Ireland team huddle after the win over Finland in Helsinki ... Last weekend, the final series of games in the ...

Preview: Win over Finland in Helsinki would light up Ireland's World Cup play-off hopes

RTE 26 Oct 2021
The task will be aided by the availability of Denise O'Sullivan who emerged as an injury worry before those fears were allayed at the weekend and she was confirmed as a welcome green light for the early night conditions in Helsinki, while captain Katie McCabe has been in outstanding for club and country of late.

North Macedonia Prosecutors Examine Scout Camp Sex Education Scandal

Balkan Insight 04 Oct 2021
At the weekend, the Ombudsman’s office also said it has opened a case to examine the allegations ... But veteran human rights activist and former head of the Macedonian Helsinki Committee for Human Rights, Mirjana Najcevska, called for caution at the weekend ... Over the weekend, the ...

The Latest: Pfizer close to big step toward kids' vaccine

Caledonian Record 26 Sep 2021
——— ...U.S ... ——— ... Portland police chief says he got over 1,200 calls for help in 1 weekend. HELSINKI — Police in Norway have reported dozens of disturbances and violent clashes, including mass brawls in the Nordic country’s big cities, after streets, bars, restaurants and nightclubs were filled with people celebrating the end of COVID-19 restrictions.

Flying Finn Ruusuvuori biggest threat for India in Davis Cup tie

Indian Express 16 Sep 2021
He was introduced to the sport when a local coach spotted him playing badminton with his mother near their home in Helsinki. Now he is the highest-ranked singles player that will feature in the tie this weekend ... against both the Indian players he is likely to face this weekend.

Mike Rowbottom: Stand back a safe distance for the latest athletics battle between Finland and Sweden

Inside The Games 02 Sep 2021
Inaugurated in Helsinki in 1925, this is the oldest annual international athletics dual match between national teams - and this weekend, from August 4 to 5, it will be Stockholm’s turn to host what will be the 81st version of the men’s event and 66th of the women’s ... Eyes peeled this weekend….

Nine to Five Beta Test Begins Tomorrow, Offering 3v3v3 Shootouts

The Escapist 10 Feb 2021
Helsinki-based developer Redhill Games has set dates for the free beta weekend for Nine to Five. The event starts tomorrow at 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT and runs until Feb. 15 at 3 a.m. ET / 12 a.m ... A new trailer shows off what to expect ... ....

Bravely Speaking: 11 questions with Bradley basketball guard Ville Tahvanainen

Journal Star 07 Feb 2021
PEORIA — Bradley guard Ville Tahvanainen showed signs of heating up from 3-point range last weekend at Indiana State. The 6-foot-4 sophomore from Helsinki, Finland, is averaging 8.5 points per game in 26.9 minutes and shooting 36.5% from beyond the arc ... Helsinki saunas.

JONES: Rest of field for World Junior Championship set to arrive in Edmonton

Toronto Sun 04 Dec 2020
While Canada has 46 players, some teams are about to gather starting this weekend with only a handful of extra players involved over the limit of 25 they’ll be able to take to Edmonton, not so much to cover themselves for injury but for positive tests involving players they’d have to leave behind.

JONES: Former NHLer Igor Larionov bringing rebranded Russian hockey to Edmonton world juniors

Toronto Sun 12 Nov 2020
From Russia with Larianov opened this past weekend in Helsinki, Finland, and is headed to Edmonton for the International Ice Hockey Federation world junior championships for both 2021 and 2022 ... Russian hockey right now, and what happened this past weekend in Finland reflects that.

Greeson: Hurry up Christmas, sports betting is almost here, downtown road chaos, dogs fighting COVID

Times Free Press 30 Oct 2020
This weekend, legalized sports betting comes to Tennessee ... As reported by, according to research being done by folks at the University of Helsinki, dogs may be more than man's best friend ... "A dog could easily save so, so, so many lives," University of Helsinki veterinary researcher Anna Hielm-Bjorkman told DW.

‘Hopefully I’m as good at Rangers’ – Glen Kamara happy with Finland form

Belfast Telegraph 13 Oct 2020
The midfielder played a starring role in Sunday’s 2-0 victory over Bulgaria and will hope to repeat the feat against Ireland in Helsinki on Wednesday evening. Asked if he plays as well for his club as he did for his country at the weekend, Kamara said with a smile. “Hopefully I’m as good at Rangers as well ... Kamara said ... Kanerva said ... .

UK, Canada impose sanctions on Belarus president, officials

Federal News Radio 30 Sep 2020
U.K ... Advertisement ... Insight by Cellebrite ... Similar sanctions were imposed by Canada ... The protests have persisted despite daily detentions of demonstrators, including 500 protesters detained last weekend. ___ ... Jari Tanner in Helsinki, Daria Litvinova in Moscow, Rob Gillies in Toronto and Sam Petrequin in Brussels contributed to the story. ___ ... .

Elvis Costello – “Hey Clockface / How Can You Face Me Now?”

Stereogum 10 Sep 2020
... between Helsinki, Paris, and New York. Immediately after the Helsinki sessions, Costello traveled to Paris for a weekend session at Les Studio San Germain with a small jazz ensemble, including the Attraction/Imposters’ Steve Nieve, that he dubbed Le Quintette Saint Germain.

Elvis Costello announces new album

Music News 14 Aug 2020
The three tracks released so far were laid down at Suomenlinnan Studio in Helsinki, Finland, by Eetu Seppala in February 2020 and Costello then immediately travelled to France for a weekend session at Les Studios Saint Germain working with producer Francois Delabriere.