Google Maps Is Now Taunting Ohio State’s Football Program

first_imgAn Ohio State Buckeyes cheerleader running with a flag.MIAMI GARDENS, FL – JANUARY 03: A cheerleader runs onto the field with an Ohio State Buckeyes flag prior to the Discover Orange Bowl against the Clemson Tigers at Sun Life Stadium on January 3, 2014 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)It’s been several days since Ohio State were upset by Purdue, but the jokes at the Buckeyes’ expense have hardly died down.The latest outlet to poke fun at Ohio State’s expense is Google Maps, who per an image captured on Reddit, changed the name of Purdue’s football stadium to reflect the stunning result.The venue, Ross-Ade Stadium, was found on Google Maps to have been renamed “Nutcracker Stadium” – a clear reference to Purdue’s 49-20 win on Saturday.As of writing, the change is still visible on Google Maps.Google Maps has apparently changed the name of Purdue’s Ross-Ade Stadium ? #BoilerUp #OSUvsPUR ? pic.twitter.com/w9ygEEFNbN— RedditCFB (@RedditCFB) October 22, 2018Purdue took a 7-0 lead in the game towards the end of the first quarter and never lost it the rest of the game.QB David Blough and RB D.J. Knox combined for six TDs. In the final minutes of the fourth quarter, Markus Bailey intercepted Ohio State QB Dwayne Haskins for a 41-yard TD.The Boilermakers have won four straight games after starting the season 0-3.last_img read more

11 soccer players arrested in Georgia in match-fixing case

first_img Associated Press GeorgiaMay 20, 2019UPDATED: May 20, 2019 17:54 IST 11 soccer players arrested in Georgia in match-fixing case. (REUTERS)HIGHLIGHTSOf the 11 arrested in Georgia for match-fixing, 8 are current players and 3 formerFive were members of the WIT Georgia squad and two lower-league clubs are among the suspectsSecurity services say players were approached by an “organized group” which made USD 34,000 off the fixingEleven soccer players in Georgia have been arrested on suspicion of match-fixing and face lengthy prison sentences.The State Security Service says eight current players and three former players have been arrested in relation to matches in the country’s two top divisions.Five were members of the WIT Georgia squad which lost to league leader Dinamo Batumi 2-0 on Sunday in one of the games under investigation. Players from two lower-league clubs are also among the suspects.The security service says the players were approached by an “organized group” which made 93,500 lari ($34,000) off the match-fixing.The players face between four and six years in prison under Georgian legislation.Also Read | Kylian Mbappe hints at move away from PSGAlso Read | Napoli leave Inter Milan’s Champions League hopes hanging in balanceAlso SeeFor sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byAnita Jat Tags :Follow GeorgiaFollow WIT GeorgiaFollow Dinamo Batumi Next 11 soccer players arrested in Georgia in match-fixing caseEleven soccer players in Georgia were arrested and will face between 4-6 years in prison under Georgian legislation, on suspicion of match-fixing.advertisementlast_img read more