Chelsea manager Antonio Conte celebrates after his team beat West Ham United 2-1 at London Stadium on Monday. — Reuters
CHELSEA took a confident step closer to the Premier League title with goals from Eden Hazard and Diego Costa enough to sweep aside London rival West Ham United 2-1 on Monday.
The result lifts Chelsea 10 points clear of another London rival Adidas Running Ultra Boost Burgundy Shoes UK , second-placed Tottenham Hotspur, with 11 games left.
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte celebrated with away fans at the end of the match at London Stadium as they sang “we’re going to win the league”, The 47-year-old Italian is on course to win the title in his maiden season in English football.
“Up until now we have deserved to stay at the top of the table,” Conte said. “But this league is tough until the end. It won’t be easy. My players are showing me great commitment not only during the games Women's Adidas Ultra Boost Pink Running Shoes UK , but during the week to work hard and to improve. I trust them.”
After dominating the league leader in the first quarter, West Ham was stung by a blistering counter-attack set up by N’Golo Kante’s intercept.
Chelsea’s Hazard and Pedro then combined to devastating effect. Belgium midfielder Hazard surged forward and was on the end of a decisive one-two to score the opener in the 25th minute.
As Hazard slid to his knees to celebrate, a West Ham fan rushed onto the pitch toward the player, but stewards managed to intervene in time.
Costa netted the second in the 50th as West Ham midfielder Pedro Obiang flicked Cesc Fabregas’ corner straight to the Spain striker who gratefully nudged in from close range.
It was Costa’s 17th league goal this season.
Manuel Lanzini notched midtable West Ham’s consolation goal in second-half injury time as the hosts fought to the end.
Lone striker Andy Carroll Adidas Ultra Boost Pink Grey Women's UK Running Shoes , returning from a groin injury, battled with a Chelsea defense which remained disciplined and resolute.
West Ham manager Slaven Bilic said his team conceded cheap goals but praised Chelsea. “They look very serious and I can see them staying on top with the quality they have ... and most of all how physically in good shape they are.”
Third-placed Manchester City is 11 points behind Chelsea but has a game in hand.
RIO DE JANEIRO， Jan. 6 (Xinhua) -- Corinthians have signed Turkish international forward Colin Kazim-Richards on a two-year deal， the Brazilian club announced on Friday.
The 30-year-old joins the Sao Paulo outfit from Brazilian Serie A rivals Coritiba for an undisclosed fee. He is expected to begin training with his new club on Jan. 11.
It will be Kazim-Richards' 14th club in as many years since beginning his professional career with English League One outfit Bury in 2004.
The former Arsenal youth team player has also represented Sheffield United， Galatasaray， Blackburn Rovers， Feyenoord and Celtic. He has been capped 37 times and scored two goals for Turkey's national team.
BEIJING, Sept. 28 (Xinhua) -- The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has announced it will invest 150 million U.S. dollars in the International Finance Corporation (IFC)'s Emerging Asia Fund to address the infrastructure gap in Asia.
The bank will become one of the fund's biggest investors, according to a statement.
The IFC Adidas Ultra Boost Shoes Collegiate Royal Blue UK For Sale , a member of the World Bank Group, offers investment and advisory services to help private sector growth and poverty reduction in developing countries.
"To mobilize sufficient funds to address the huge infrastructure needs across Asia, multilateral development institutions must collaborate with each other and a range of other partners," said D.J. Pandian Sale UK Adidas Ultra Boost Navy White Men's Running Shoes , Vice President and Chief Investment Officer of the AIIB.
Pandian said the bank will continue to work with other international financial institutions to help the region's development.
The AIIB also approved loans of 100 million U.S. dollars for an electricity transmission project in India, which will build five lines to optimize the electricity system, improve the generation mix, and better utilize renewable energy resources.
The project will be co-financed by the Asian Development Bank.
Since launching in 2016 Men's Adidas Ultra Boost All Red UK Running Shoes , the AIIB has approved 3.59 billion U.S. dollars for 21 infrastructure projects in 11 countries, with 16 co-financed with other lenders.
HAIKOU, China, Dec. 10 (Xinhua) -- A very young group of Chinese players will attempt to stop the South Korean dominance of the Hyundai China Ladies Open when the 10th edition of the national championship tees off on Friday at Mission Hills Haikou.
With China No. 1 Feng Shanshan playing in a tournament in Dubai this week Men's Adidas Ultra Boost Grey UK Running Shoes , the home side will be relying on promising teenagers such as US LPGA Tour regular Yan Jin and top rookie pros Shi Yuting and Ye Ziqi to stop the Koreans who have won the championship for nine consecutive years.
Coming into Hainan Island with a hot hand is 17-year-old Shi. Last week the Beijing teenager overcame wind and cold conditions in Taiwan to finish runner-up at the TLPGA Open, three shots behind winner Phoebe Yao.
Her strong showing earned her a card on next year's Taiwan LPGA Tour, something she plans to take advantage of as she is not old enough for the US LPGA Tour and Japan LPGA Tour qualifying schools.
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"In January, I plan to go there to play the three biggest events on the TLPGA Tour."
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