Venus Williams has officially decided to withdraw from the ASB Classic in New Zealand

As continues to battle Sjogren’s syndrome, many are questioning the future of his tennis career. Williams has not made an announcement on the withdrawal from the Australian Open in 2012, but lost a lot of races in 2011 and reduced the number of events.

No ASB Classic for Venus

The ASB Classic was to be the first tournament of Venus’ in 2012. Scheduled to last from January 2 to January 7, this new tennis tournament Zealand proudly listed Williams as a competitor through December 20. His sudden decision to retire was based on health reasons.

Future events for Venus

Sjogren’s syndrome is a chronic disease that is difficult to treat. Although Venus Williams is determined to return to play tennis professionally, the disease has already forced the tournament beginning at the end of 2011 and withdraw from ASB Classic. It will be able to compete in the Australian Open? It ‘difficult to assess its progress and the condition because he has not given many details. However, his inability to participate in the competition in New Zealand is not a good indicator.
The media is wrong about Sjogren’s Syndrome

Many media have erroneously reported that Venus Williams “still reeling” from the disease. Sjogren’s Syndrome Foundation points repeatedly that this disease has no cure. Although there are treatments that can alleviate symptoms and make life more comfortable for patients, it is not possible for a person to recover completely from Sjogren’s syndrome. Unfortunately, the idea that Williams is recovering from an illness is not only incorrect and confuses fans.

Venus Williams may continue to play tennis?

Sjogren’s syndrome is an immune disease that affects many parts of the body. The mucous membranes tend to be hit first with dry eyes, dry mouth and dry skin as major problems. Many people suffer from joint pain, stiffness, muscle aches and fatigue. It seems that Venus Williams is experiencing multiple symptoms of this disease which prevents her from competing.

And ‘Sjogren’s syndrome can be managed with various medications and treatments. However, the lack of a cure prevents the eradication of this disease. Williams has previously allowed to change his diet and taking seriously the disease, but symptoms are still causes her problems. His career continues to be in danger as they fight to save his health.

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Uruguay were named South American team of the Year for 2011 by prestigious French magazine ‘France Football.

Uruguay has been appointed team South American of the Year for 2011 by the prestigious French magazine ‘France Football’. Two-time world champion has won the prize, ahead of Brazil, Argentina, Venezuela and Paraguay.

The Uruguayans continued to improve their performance in the World Cup, when they finished in fourth place, lifting the Cup for a record fifteenth time. Uruguay remained unbeaten throughout the race and beat Mexico, Argentina and Peru before beating Paraguay 3-0 in the final Monumental stadium in Buenos Aires.

Uruguay also lead the South American World Cup qualifying with two wins and a draw from their first three matches. Their success has led to teamwork and the overall quality of their team.

“The Uruguayans dominated the America’s Cup, while Argentina and Brazil were mediocre, but they have also started the 2014 World Cup qualifiers in style,” said France Football.

The magazine also explained that The Heavenly impressed in friendlies against high-profile European teams, they beat Italy, Ireland and the Netherlands. Because of this they managed to escape “from the possible decline after their fourth World Cup in South Africa, and the image of their aging star Diego Forlan.”

He stressed that Uruguay had outstanding results in the Oscar Washington Tabarez were for their offensive force, where Luis Suarez, Liverpool striker reigns supreme. But the magazine also paid tribute to the “legendary fighting spirit and defensive solidity” of the Paris Saint Germain defender Diego Lugano.

France Football has concluded by saying: “Uruguay already dreaming of a wonderful campaign in Brazil, where they got their last World Cup title in 1950,” when they shocked the hosts with a 2-1 victory in front of more than 200,000 fans at Maracana stadium.

The magazine also named Mexico as the best team in the Concacaf region, Germany is the best team in Europe, Japan, Asia, Africa and Ghana in New Caledonia in Oceania.

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Diego Maradona wants to Coach of the United Arab Emirates National Team

Diego Maradona confirmed Wednesday that he was the idea of ​​taking charge of the UAE national team, who sacked their coach a few months ago after a dismal World Cup qualifying campaign want.

Maradona, who has coached Al Wasl since May last year, is rumored to be one of the candidates for the vacancy left by the Slovenian coach Srecko Katanec occupy, after the UAE suffered a 3-1 defeat to Lebanon in September. The national team went on their next three games when losses under an interim coach.

The legendary Argentine football genius not state whether the UAE FA made ​​him an offer, but he said that if he gets an offer he would accept “happy.”

While Maradona reiterated in the first place to think about what lies ahead for Al Wasl, the captain of the Argentine national team that lifted the 1986 World Cup in Mexico considers itself capable of adopting both positions simultaneously.

In the last match Maradona is in charge of Al Wasl his team fought out a 2-2 draw with Al Nasr. After eight rounds of the championship team are in sixth position with twelve points, eight points behind leader Al Ain.

While Maradona wanted to stay on as coach of Argentina, he was dismissed at the conclusion of the 2010 World Cup as the two-time world champion was eliminated after being on the wrong end of a humiliating 4-0 defeat against Germany.

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