CYCLE coach/organiser Hassan Mohamed will conduct the 16th Annual DeSinco Trading 11-race cycle programme under the company’s Degree brand today around the inner circuit of the National Park.The feature event over 35 laps is open to Schoolboys, Novices and Invitational cyclists and will see Michael Anthony go all out to make a successful defence of the title he won last year in a time of one hour 18 minutes 22.77 seconds.This time around Anthony will have to stave off the challenges of a fit local bunch comprising Raul Leal, Orville Hinds, Jamal John and Paul DeNobrega, who are all in good nick and who have been dominating the 2017 cycle season.Apart from the above-mentioned riders, Anthony will also have to be wary of Alonzo Ambrose, Andrew Hicks and Warren McKay among others.Junior Niles will be defending the veterans’ Under-50 years five-lap title which he also won last year in a time of 12 minutes 45.48 seconds, but will once again get stiff competition from the likes of Warren McKay and the Fernandes boys.Curtis ‘Chappy’ Dey (Trojan CC), Nigel Duguid (Team Evolution), Christopher Cornelius (Team Evolution), Adealie Hodge, Jason Cameron (Trojan PSL) and Marcus Keiler (Roriama) will fight out the Juniors 10 laps race.There will also be races for Ladies, BMX and Mountain Bikers.Action begins at 09:00hrs.
Facebook Twitter Google+ Syracuse hosts its final nonconference opponent of the season in Central Michigan on Saturday at 3:30 p.m. inside the Carrier Dome. The Chippewas are coming off a win at Big-12 foe Kansas, while SU looks to bounce back from a home loss against Middle Tennessee State.How can you watch the game? The game will air on ACC Network Extra.What’s to know about Central Michigan? The Chippewas boast one of the most powerful offenses in the country through two games, led by quarterback Shane Morris, who’s 12th in the country in passing yards. View the full scouting report here.Who coaches at CMU? John Bonamego, who got his dream job at his alma mater. Months later, he was diagnosed with cancer on his left tonsil. Despite chemotherapy and radiation, he did not miss a single practice or team meeting.Who will win the game? Our beat writers are predicting a narrow Syracuse victory.AdvertisementThis is placeholder textRemember Mitch Stanitzek? Two Septembers ago, he was the CMU defensive lineman to deliver the type of blow to Eric Dungey that brought a heavy focus to Dungey’s running habits, a constant in SU’s offense two games into 2017. Dungey is leaving the past behind from that targeting call.Concerns over player safety affect tackling, too. Syracuse is among a growing number of schools to adjust tackling techniques in an age of targeting calls and safety concerns.What’s Syracuse’s biggest weakness? It may be the run game, but the punt return unit has been lackluster, too.Anything else to know about Central Michigan? Jim Lahde of The Morning Sun answers questions surrounding the Chippewas. Comments Published on September 16, 2017 at 11:33 am Contact Matthew: firstname.lastname@example.org | @MatthewGut21