Paris sets warm Olympics welcome

This photograph taken on February 19, 2024, shows rats feed next to a pigeon, in Paris. —photo by Joel Saget/Agence France-Presse PARIS, France — While the Paris Olympics is set to be a festival of socializing and intermingling, city authorities are keen for visitors not to encounter any of the capital’s notorious furry inhabitants. Humorously…

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'Move on!' | Joyce snaps back in awkward exchange over Zhang loss

Joe Joyce says he’s not looking back at his two losses to Zheili Zhang last year and sets his sights on the ‘bigger names’ as he prepares to take on Derek Chisora this weekend.

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Okaro switches to ‘destroy mode’ for Akari

MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net Akari had some setbacks before and during its battle against Choco Mucho. The Chargers had scheduling issues in their practices. The Titans seemed to have figured out what to do against one of Akari’s main guns, Ivy Lacsina. And then there was that two-set deficit the Chargers faced. None of those broke Oly…

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The Hundred: Defending champions Oval Invincibles thrash Birmingham Phoenix in men’s tournament opener | Cricket News

Defending men’s champions Oval Invincibles thrashed Birmingham Phoenix by eight wickets in the opening match of The Hundred at the Kia Oval. Invincibles were set just 90 to win after the Phoenix collapsed to 89 all out from 81 balls. The home side chased down the low target with 31 balls remaining thanks to a…

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Capital1 pulls off major upset vs Petro Gazz

Marina Tushova lead Capital1 Solar Spikers against Petro Gazz Angels in the PVL Reinforced Conference. -MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines–Capital1 clinched its biggest win in franchise history by stunning Petro Gazz in the PVL Reinforced Conference on Tuesday at PhilSports Arena. Marina Tushova unleashed 24 points, all but one coming from attacks, to lead the Solar…

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Racing League: Linda Perratt’s Scotland Manager’s blog | Racing News

Linda Perratt is hoping for a revitalised Scotland as star signing Hollie Doyle headlines her hopes following a tough Racing League last year finishing bottom of the table. HOLLIE HEADS STAR SIGNINGS FOR REVITALISED SCOTLAND Last year Team Scotland had the dubious distinction of finishing bottom of the table but we head into Season Four…

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Willa Galvez bags two golds in Thailand fencing tilt

University of the East fencers (from left) Yuna Canlas, Willa Galvez and Elise Acuzar show their medals. —CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Willa Galvez of University of the East won two gold medals in the Thailand Fencing Festival Minime and Veterans Championships 2024 held over the weekend at Diamond Hall in Zeer Rangsit, Thailand. “I’m happy to win,”…

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Early Hundred drama? Penalty runs given after 'dangerous play'

Birmingham Phoenix were given five penalty runs due to a ‘dangerous’ moment from Marizanne Kapp in The Hundred.

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Capital1 import lauds Filipinos’ passionate style of play

Marina Tushova lead Capital1 Solar Spikers against Petro Gazz Angels in the PVL Reinforced Conference. -MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines — Marina Tushova got candid about her views on Philippine volleyball as she enjoys her first stint in the country with Capital1 in the 2024 PVL Reinforced Conference. Tushova unleashed an all-around game of 24 points, 10…

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The Hundred: Oval Invincibles vs Birmingham Phoenix scorecard

Scorecard from the opening match of The Hundred between Oval Invincibles and Birmingham Phoenix. Watch on Sky Sports Cricket or live stream via Sky Sports app.

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