Sisi Rondina gets ‘surprise’ PH team call-up for AVC Challenge Cup

Sisi Rondina.–MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines — Sisi Rondina is set to make her indoor debut for the Philippine women’s volleyball team in the country’s hosting of the AVC Challenge Cup from May 22 to 29 at Rizal Memorial Coliseum. No rest for Rondina as she shifts her focus to leading the national team, which will…

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Jia De Guzman set for PH team return in AVC Challenge Cup

Jia De Guzman attends Game 2 of the PVL All-Filipino Conference Finals.–MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines — After a fruitful stint in Japan, Jia De Guzman will play for the Philippine women’s volleyball team in the AVC Challenge Cup from May 22 to 29 at Rizal Memorial Coliseum. Arriving in Manila a few days ago, De…

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Today on Sky Sports Racing: Grand Providence and Duke Of Oxford Clash in the Chester Cup | Racing News

Friday’s action live on Sky Sports Racing is 28 races from Chester, Ascot, Sedgefield and features top-quality flat and jumps action. 3.40 Chester – Grand Providence and Duke Of Oxford clash Grand Providence and The Shunter clash in the Duke Of Westminster Supporting The Chester Cup (3.40). Andrew Balding’s Grand Providence made an eye-catching seasonal…

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Young Filipinas down to last shot at making World Cup

Nina Mathelus (left, No. 2) fights for possession with North Korea’s Ri Ye Gyong. —CONTRIBUTED PHOTO The bid of the Philippines to qualify for the Fifa (International Federation of Football Associations) U-17 Women’s World Cup now rests on the final group stage match of its maiden continental campaign after absorbing a brutal defeat at the…

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Man Utd won’t sack Erik ten Hag before FA Cup final, but he is off Bayern Munich list – Paper Talk | Football News

The top stories and transfer rumours from Wednesday’s newspapers… DAILY MAIL Manchester United will not sack Erik ten Hag before this month’s FA Cup final despite Monday night’s humiliating defeat at Crystal Palace ramping up the pressure on the manager. Paul Scholes believes Antony was questioning Ten Hag when he held three fingers up at…

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CJ Cup Byron Nelson: England’s Aaron Rai and Matt Wallace push for win before Taylor Pendrith claims first PGA Tour title | Golf News

England’s Aaron Rai and Matt Wallace recorded birdie bursts as they pushed to win The CJ Cup Byron Nelson on the PGA Tour before Taylor Pendrith snatched victory from Ben Kohles on a dramatic final hole in Texas. Rai went out in six under, beginning with successive birdies, bagging two more at five and eight,…

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Gloucester to face Sharks in Challenge Cup final on May 24 after beating Italian side Benetton | Rugby Union News

Gloucester are into the Challenge Cup final for a fifth time after beating Italian team Benetton 40-23 at Kingsholm. The Cherry and Whites will face Sharks at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Saturday May 24 following the South African side’s nail-biting 32-31 win over French outfit Clermont in the first semi-final. Gloucester won this competition in…

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England’s T20 World Cup squad talking points: Jofra Archer, Jos Buttler, Ben Duckett and more | Cricket News

Was it a risk to recall Jofra Archer to the England squad? Were there any surprise selections or notable omissions? We take a closer look at those heading to the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup in the West Indies and the United States… England named a provisional 15-man squad for the T20 World Cup –…

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Jofra Archer named in England’s provisional squad for Men’s T20 World Cup as Chris Jordan also returns | Cricket News

Jofra Archer has been named in England’s provisional 15-man squad for the Men’s T20 World Cup in the West Indies and the USA this June. Archer’s career has been plagued by injury and he has been limited to 15 T20Is for England since making his debut in 2019, with the 29-year-old missing the 2022 T20…

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Close results tell another story behind Beermen’s spotless Philippine Cup run

Enoch Valdez of NLEX tries to defend CJ Perez of San Miguel during the PBA Philippine Cup.–MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net San Miguel Beer stayed unbeaten in nine games, solidified its leadership of the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) Philippine Cup, and clinched a twice-to-beat advantage with its 120-103 conquest of undermanned NLEX on Sunday night.And when asked whether…

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