Urban Meyer Announces Injury Update For Star DE Nick Bosa

first_imgNick Bosa celebrates a sack during game against Michigan.COLUMBUS, OH – NOVEMBER 26: Nick Bosa #97 of the Ohio State Buckeyes celebrates a sack against the Michigan Wolverines at Ohio Stadium on November 26, 2016 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)Urban Meyer issued a new injury update for star defensive lineman Nick Bosa at his weekly press conference this afternoon. Ohio State’s best defensive player remains out with an injury.Bosa, who underwent a procedure following the Buckeyes’ win over TCU, will be out for a couple of more weeks at least, Meyer announced.This is a blow to Ohio State, which is getting ready for, arguably, its biggest game of the season. The Buckeyes are set to travel to State College, Pa. to take on No. 9 Penn State.Meyer announced this afternoon that Bosa will not be ready for that game.“Nick Bosa is still not ready. It’s going to be a few more weeks,” Meyer announced at his weekly Monday press conference.Bosa, the potential No. 1 overall pick in the 2019 NFL Draft, had played at a ridiculously elite level through Ohio State’s first two-plus games. His play was actually getting him some Heisman Trophy hype.Ohio State and Penn State are set to kick off at 7:30 p.m. E.T. on Saturday. The game will be televised on ABC.last_img read more

Rupee rises 26 paise to 6900 vs USD in early trade

first_imgMumbai: The rupee appreciated by 26 paise to 69.00 against the US dollar in early trade Tuesday driven by weakening of the greenback in overseas markets and sustained foreign fund inflows. Forex dealers said, selling of the American currency by exporters, fresh foreign fund inflows and easing crude oil prices supported the rupee. At the interbank foreign exchange, the rupee opened on a weak note at 69.10, but gathered momentum and rose to a high of 69.00 against the US dollar, showing 26 paise gain over its previous closing. Also Read – SC declines Oil Min request to stay sharing of documents The local unit, however, pared some gains and was quoted at 69.13 against the American currency at 0949 hrs. The rupee had settled at 69.26 against the US dollar on Monday. Forex traders said the rupee strengthened on expectation of a rate cut in key policy rates by the Reserve Bank of India. Meanwhile, foreign institutional investors (FIIs) remained net buyers in capital markets, putting in Rs 3,068.88 crore Monday, according to provisional exchange data. Brent crude futures, the global oil benchmark, fell 0.31 per cent to trade at USD 61.09 per barrel. Domestic bourses opened on a cautious note Tuesday with benchmark indices Sensex trading 58.44 points down at 40,209.18 and Nifty down 19.75 points at 12,068.80.last_img read more

India and Lanka discuss IMBL issues

The IMBL Meeting is held twice a year to strengthen the naval relationships between the two neighboring countries. Delegates meet one another once onboard an Indian naval ship and next onboard a Sri Lankan naval ship.During the 22nd IMBL session, matters related to fishing activities conducted in the Palk Strait, Gulf of Mannar and Eastern sea areas and smuggling of narcotics across IMBL were discussed, the Navy media unit said. India and Sri Lanka had another round of discussions at sea on issues relating to the Indo-Sri Lanka Maritime Boundary Line including the fishing issue and smuggling of narcotics, the Navy media unit said today.The Navy said that the 22nd International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL) meeting between Sri Lanka and India was held onboard the Indian Naval Ship Gharial at the Indo-Sri Lanka Maritime Boundary Line off Kankasanthurai. Meanwhile four Indians were arrested while they were transporting Kerala ganja in the north by boat, the Navy media unit said today.The navy said that the four Indians as well as two Sri Lankans who had gone by boat to pick the ganja were handed over to the police for further investigations. (Colombo Gazette) The Sri Lankan delegation consisted of Sri Lanka Navy and Sri Lanka Coast Guard officials and was headed by Commander Northern Naval Area, Rear Admiral Shirantha Udawatte. The Indian delegation consisted of Indian Navy and Indian Coast Guard officials and was headed by Naval Officer in Command at Tamil Nadu, Commodore AK Mahadevan. read more