“Losing against Oly was not an option” – Kotoko’s Obed Owusu

first_imgKotoko attacker Obed Owusu says they had no option than to win their game against Accra Great Olympics in their match day-18 encounter at the Accra Stadium Sports stadium on Wednesday.It was a huge sigh of relief for the Porcupine Warriors as they recorded their first win in the second half of the season. After suffering back to back defeats to Heart of Lions and New Edubiase, Dauda Mohammed opened scoring for the Reds in the 22nd minute before Olympics levelled four minutes to half time.Ahmed Toure missed a penalty getting to the end of the first half but quickly redeemed himself with a goal to end the first half 2-1. Olympics pulled level in the 58th minute through Daniel Appiah before Toure scored his second to make it 3-2 in favour of Kotoko.“We were under pressure to win the game after losing our first two matches, so we had no other business than to win this game,” said Obed Owusu at the post match conference “The league is still ongoing and it is all not lost so i believe we can turn things round and record good results going forward so we can defend our title.“We need to continue working hard to change the current situation we find ourselves.”Kotoko, who before the game flirting with relegation, have now moved into the 7th position while Olympics are 15th on the log.Kotoko’s next game is against Liberty Professionals at the Carl Reindolf Park this Sunday.–last_img read more


Bentley Bentayga SUV launched in India; priced at Rs 3.85 crore

first_imgBentley Motors on Friday, launched the world’s most expensive and the fastest SUV, Bentayga for a price of Rs 3.85 crore (ex showroom, New Delhi). Moreover, Bentley will be producing only 3000 units of the Bentayga worldwide.Designed completely at the Bentley Motors facility in Crewe, England, the first customer of the Bentayga SUV is none other than her majesty Queen Elizabeth II.The Bentley Bentayga SUV made its world debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show in 2015 and was codenamed EXP 9F Concept in 2012. Moreover, the only car worthy of competing the Bentayga SUV is the Range Rover Sport Autobiography edition. Bentley currently has presence over 55 markets and 200 dealerships in India.Engine:The Bentley Bentayga comes with a 6.0-litre W12 petrol engine that churns out maximum power output of 600bhp and maximum torque of 900Nm, mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission along with the AWD function which comes standard.Moreover, the best part of the Bentayga SUV is that it’s dubbed as the world’s fastest SUV with the machine capable of going from 0-100kmph in just 4.1 seconds, with a top speed of 301kmph. Design:The front of the India-bound Bentley Bentayga will come with its signature design such as the four round LED headlamps, a matrix front grille, B-shaped side vents, dual tail pipes and roof integrated spoiler.Moreover, the dashboard holds a Breitling Tourbillon clock, which alone comes for a whooping Rs 1 crore.Features:The upcoming Bentley Bentayga will have standard features like full-leather interior, split-folding heated rear seats, panoramic sunroof, 8-inch touch-screen infotainment system, navigation, voice control with text-to-speech, AMI, CD and MP3.advertisementMoreover, the Bentley Bentayga also comes with full LED adaptive head-lamps, hill descent control, and Drive Dynamics mode etc.Competition: Bentley Bentayga will have only one competition in the country and that is the Range Rover Sport Autobiography edition.last_img read more