Former GDF rank “fit” to stand trial for girlfriend’s murder

first_imgOrwain Sandy, the former Guyana Defence Force captain who shot his girlfriend, Reona Payne to death and then blamed his action on mental illness, was deemed fit to stand trial for the heinous crime.This was revealed when he reappeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts on Thursday.Sandy’s Attorney, James Bond told the court that there were difficulties getting a private psychiatrist to examine his client and as such, they had to resort to local Psychiatrist, Dr Bhrio Harry to perform the evaluation.Bond further related that he and his client are ready to proceed with the full disclosures for prosecution. On the other hand, Police Prosecutor Vishnu Hunt told the court that the Police are yet to collect three outstanding statements in the matter but assured that they will be ready for commencement of the Preliminary Inquiry (PI).However, Magistrate Judy Latchman further remanded Sandy to prison and the matter was adjourned until June 11 for statements.In May, Sandy shot and killed Payne in broad daylight in First Street Alexander village; he then turned himself into the Police and handed over the service weapon he used to commit the act. Payne was shot multiple times about her body.Sandy was subsequently charged but he was granted an application to be mentally evaluated after his attorney told the court that the examination is critical to his client’s well-being, since he has been consulting with a psychiatrist for the past two years.It was reported that Sandy and Payne were in a motorcar proceeding along First Street, Alexander Village when an argument ensued after he reportedly accused her of being unfaithful.It was reported that he stopped the car, and as the woman exited, he shot her several times with his service revolver.He left her lifeless body on the roadway and went to the Ruimveldt Police Station, where he surrendered, informing ranks what he had done moments earlier.This publication was told that the argument ensued after Sandy had confronted Payne about having an affair with one of his colleagues.last_img read more

Stats reveal the correct result of every Premier League gameweek nine fixture

first_imgPremier League gameweek nine is almost over with just Arsenal and Leicester City left to play.We had some excellent encounters over the weekend with Chelsea and Manchester United playing out a thriller. 6 shining Based on a number of factors including distance from goal, type of shot and number of defenders, the ‘expected goal’ value reveals the likelihood a specific shot will end in a goal; the higher the value, the more likely a goal should be scored from that shot.The ‘expected goal’ value of every shot in a game is used to calculate the ‘expected goals’ of a match. Click here to find out more about the calculations used to work out xG. Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won 6 Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? Wolves vs WatfordReal result: 0-2xG result: 0.46-1.07Huddersfield vs LiverpoolReal result: 0-1xG result: 0.62-0.67 It was a frustrating day for Joe Hart Premier League Team of the Season so far, including Liverpool and Leicester stars 6 huge blow Newcastle vs BrightonReal result: 0-1xG result: 1.71-0.62West Ham vs TottenhamReal result: 0-1xG result: 0.54-1.12 6 Bournemouth vs SouthamptonReal result: 0-0xG result: 0.88-0.59Cardiff vs FulhamReal result: 4-2xG result: 1.75-0.95Manchester City vs BurnleyReal result: 5-0xG result: 4.48-0.31 REVEALED Mohamed Salah celebrates after tucking away a chance in the first half tense Green reveals how he confronted Sarri after Chelsea’s 6-0 defeat at Man City REAL DEAL Latest Premier League News REVEALED no dice Should a team end with a higher xG than actual goals scored, it is probable they were wasteful in front of goal due to poor finishing or an in-form opposition goalkeeper. If the real goals scored is higher than the xG, the team may have been lucky to score so many in that match, or come up against a poor defence.So, how did every team perform compared to their xG in the ninth round of Premier League matches? Find out below thanks to shot-based expected goals statistics from Understat.com…Chelsea vs Manchester UnitedReal result: 2-2xG result: 2.15-0.75 Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury 6 Elsewhere, Liverpool got back to winning ways and Mohamed Salah got the ball into the back of the net, which should take some heat off the Egyptian, despite a tight clash against Huddersfield.One could argue the Terriers deserved at least a draw, or possibly all three points. but were the results in the Premier League this weekend backed up by performances?‘Expected goals’ is a statistic used to work out how many goals should be scored in a match, with every shot taken given an ‘expected goal’ value based on the difficulty of the attempt. Did Mahrez just accidentally reveal Fernandinho is leaving Man City this summer? gameday cracker Erik Lamela celebrates scoring against West Ham. Martial was at the double Mohamed Salah got back on the scoresheet against Huddersfield. Man United transfer news live: Haaland ‘wants a change’, two players off in January deals Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card Everton vs Crystal PalaceReal result: 2-0xG result: 1.61-1.04 whoops Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT 6 Real Madrid ‘offer’ Isco to Chelsea in bid to ‘make room’ for Tottenham star Was Everton’s win deserved, according to stats? last_img read more