RIO DE JANEIRO， Aug. 16 (Xinhua) -- Following are the results of cycling track women's sprint at the Rio Olympic Games here on Tuesday:
1. Kristina Vogel， Germany
2. Rebecca James， Britain
3. Katy Marchant， Britain
4. Elis Ligtlee， Netherlands
5. Zhong Tianshi， China
6. Lee Wai Sze， Hong Kong， China
7. Simona Krupeckaite， Lithuania
8. Anastasiia Voinova， Russia
LUSAKA puma basket heart patent femme noir , Aug. 13 (Xinhua) -- A team of inspectors from Africa' s soccer governing body, the Confederation of African Football (CAF), has expressed happiness with Zambia' s transparency in its bid to host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations tournament puma basket heart patent femme pas cher , the Zambia Daily Mail reported on Wednesday.
The CAF inspectors arrived in the country over the weekend and checked on infrastructure in Lusaka before moving to the Copperbelt Province to continue assessing the facilities.
Head of delegation Amadou Diakite said after checking on facilities in the city of Ndola that the team was happy with Zambia' s transparency on the facilities the country has for the hosting of the tournament.
"They are giving us everything we ask for, we are happy with that. It is not for me to decide but I will present my findings to the CAF committee," he was quoted as saying by the paper.
On Monday puma basket heart patent femme , Zambian Vice-President Guy Scott has appealed to CAF to give the southern African nation a chance to host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, saying the country was ready to host the event.
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Zambia faces completion from Cameroon puma basket heart pas cher , Guinea and Cote d'Ivoire to win the rights to host the 2019 soccer showpiece. The country' s last attempt to host the event was in 2004 when it pulled out due to lack of proper infrastructure.
by Fabian Mangera， Stephen Ingati
GARISSA， Kenya， Feb. 9 (Xinhua) -- Hundreds of Kenyans of Somali origin took to the streets of Kenya on Wednesday night to celebrate the newly elected Somalia President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo.
The residents in Garissa and other Somali dominated areas hailed the newly-elected former prime minister who holds dual Somali-U.S. citizenship as step toward emancipation of Somalia from the ills of bad governance for more than three decades.
The residents said Farmajo is a development-oriented person whose leadership track has been proven in the short stint he was Prime Minister of the war-ravaged country.
"We believe the newly elected President will bring much needed change in Somalia， insecurity and corruption being the most challenging and complex thing in that country， we congratulate and at the same time pray for him in his new position，" said Halima Abdi， one of those who took to the streets.
Abdi said Farmajo has shown leadership qualities at the period he was prime minister adding that he had brought some sense of governance in the war-torn country.
Hundreds of locals moving in huge convoys of vehicles celebrated through the night and early hours of Thursday morning.
Others took a walk in the town's streets waving the Somalia flag and beating drums busted with songs of "Somalia hanolato" (May Somalia live longer) as they matched in different parts of Garissa town.
They were joined in celebrations by residents in Somali dominated areas including Nairobi's Eastleigh areas as well as refugees in Dadaab camp which hosts majority of Somalis.
Abdirizak Hassan said he came out to celebrate the victory of the Somali President because he believes Farmajo will fight corruption that he claimed saw the country's resources taken away by "foreigners."
"We believe Somalia despite wracked by war and every day explosions， it has a lot of resources that is only benefitting foreigners， so my consideration is that the newly elected president will ensure resources are used to rebuild the country，" he said.
Farmajo emerged winner against the incumbent Hassan Sheikh Mohamud after second round of voting by garnering 184 against 97 of Mohamud who dropped out of the race to avoid a third round.
Aden Duale， Majority Leader of the National Assembly of Kenya， expressed hope that the new president will provide solutions to numerous challenges that the country has faced.
"Congratulations to President Farmajo for winning the election， we hope he will lead Somalia on a new path of reconstruction， reconciliation and stability，" Duale said.
He lauded the incumbent Mohamud for accepting the results of the elections while also thanked all Somali government officials， members of parliament， electoral agency and the international community for the smooth and peaceful election.
SOCHI, Feb. 18 (Xinhua) -- The long-anticipated Olympic women's 3,000m short track relay final went awry on Tuesday as defending champion China was disqualified for impeding and South Korea retained the title.
The South Korean team of Cho Ha-Ri puma suede creepers femme pas cher , Kim Alang, Park Seung-Hi and Shim Suk Hee clocked four minutes and 9.498 seconds for the gold and the Chinese team crossed the finish second but was disqualified for impeding on the final lap.
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Italian Arianna Fontana crashed during an exchange midway, causing her team to fall off place.
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