Standhardinger’s career night not enough to lift Ginebra

Barangay Ginebra big man Christian Standhardinger.–PBA IMAGES MANILA, Philippines—Christian Standhardinger was in no mood to celebrate his latest career feat on Sunday. After all, his herculean effort went down the drain after Barangay Ginebra lost to Meralco in Game 2 of their PBA Philippine Cup semifinal series. Standhardinger set a career-high 41 points that went…

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Fury vs Usyk: Oleksandr Usyk unfazed by ‘stolen’ knockout in undisputed victory over Tyson Fury | Boxing News

Oleksandr Usyk was overcome with emotion in the immediate aftermath of his monumental victory of Tyson Fury. The Ukrainian hero had completed a remarkable feat. Previously an undisputed champion at cruiserweight, he became the first undisputed heavyweight champion of the world when he defeated Fury on a split decision on Saturday Riyadh. In the build…

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No complacency for San Miguel despite 2-0 semis lead

San Miguel Beer guard Jericho Cruz, left, fights for the ball against Rain or Shine’s Adrian Nocum during Game 2 of the PBA Philippine Cup semifinals.–PBA IMAGES MANILA, Philippines—On Sunday, San Miguel Beer moved two wins away from another trip to the PBA Philippine Cup Finals. But while being that close to making the championship…

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Andy Murray could face world No 1 Novak Djokovic if he overcomes Yannick Hanfmann at Geneva Open | Tennis News

Andy Murray could face world No 1 Novak Djokovic in the second round of this week’s Geneva Open should he defeat German Yannick Hanfmann on Monday. Djokovic, who suffered a shock defeat to in-form Chilean Alejandro Tabilo at the Internazionali d’Italia in Rome last week, will try to get back on track in Geneva, where…

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June Mar Fajardo too much for Rain or Shine in Game 2

San Miguel Beermen center June Mar Fajardo.–PBA IMAGES MANILA, Philippines—It was another day at the office for June Mar Fajardo on Sunday in Game 2 of the PBA Philippine Cup semifinals. Like clockwork, Fajardo had a field day in the third quarter where he made his first five attempts in the period and scored 18…

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'Front brakes are on FIRE!' | Alonso surprised after pit stop

Fernando Alonso left the pits to find his left brake catching fire but it cooled down once he returned to track.

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Karl Eldrew Yulo wins vault gold in Asian Championships

FILE–Karl Eldrew Yulo. Photo from Japanese coach Munehiro Kugimiya Karl Eldrew Yulo turned last year’s silver finish into gold at the Asian Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. Barely missing victory in the vault during the previous continental showpiece in Singapore, Yulo captured the ultimate prize this time in the junior category for his first…

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England vs Pakistan: Third women’s T20I at Headingley live text commentary and video clips | Cricket News

Live Follow all of the action from the final match of the T20I series at Headingley as England Women aim for a 3-0 sweep against Pakistan; the ODI series begins in Derby on Thursday; watch live on Sky Sports Cricket from 12.30pm (first ball at 1pm)

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MLB expected to investigate David Fletcher for gambling on sports

FILE -Los Angeles Angels’ David Fletcher returns to the dugout after forced out at second base against the Minnesota Twins during the third inning of a baseball game Sunday, Sept. 24, 2023, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Craig Lassig, File) Major League Baseball is expected to investigate former Angels player David Fletcher for gambling on sports with…

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Premier League title race: Kevin De Bruyne reveals Pep Guardiola’s message to Man City players for run-in | Football News

Kevin De Bruyne has revealed Pep Guardiola’s message to Manchester City players for their Premier League title run-in ahead of their final game against West Ham. A win against Tottenham in their penultimate game saw Man City take a two-point lead over Arsenal heading into the final game of the season on Sunday. It is…

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