Euro 2024- Kris Boyd says Scotland ‘did the nation proud’ as Switzerland draw keeps last 16 hopes alive | Football News

Former Scotland striker Kris Boyd said Steve Clarke’s side “did the nation proud” after they kept their Euro 2024 last 16 hopes alive with a draw against Switzerland. The Sky Sports pundit labelled their 5-1 defeat to Germany in the tournament opener as “embarrassing” but was quick to heap praise on the players after their…

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Meralco bigs draw out Fajardo nerves

San Miguel center June Mar Fajardo during the PBA Finals press conference.–PBA IMAGES San Miguel Beer star June Mar Fajardo faces a big problem in the PBA Philippine Cup Finals. Two, actually. When the defending champion Beermen play the Meralco Bolts in Game 1 of the best-of-seven series on Wednesday, the challengers will have a…

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French Derby preview: Clive Cox happy with Ghostwriter’s draw for Prix du Jockey Club at Chantilly | Racing News

Clive Cox was “very happy and relieved” to avoid a wide draw with Ghostwriter in Sunday’s Prix du Jockey Club at Chantilly, live on Sky Sports Racing. The son of Invincible Spirit carries rock-solid credentials into the French Derby after overcoming trouble in running to finish fourth in the 2000 Guineas at Newmarket. That form…

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Ironman PH, IM 70.3 in Subic expected to draw huge turnout

FILE–Century Tuna Ironman Philippines and 11th IM 70.3 Subic Bay events are scheduled for next month. The court Century Tuna Ironman Philippines and 11th IM 70.3 Subic Bay races set for  June 9 at Subic Bay Boardwalk are expected to draw a huge turnout from athletes and their families from around the globe. In addition…

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Alex Eala nears French Open 2024 main draw

Alex Eala during the French Open 2024 qualifying round action. -ALEX EALA FACEBOOK MANILA, Philippines — Birthday girl Alex Eala is on the verge of making her women’s Grand Slam debut after winning her second qualifying match in the 2024 French Open on Wednesday in Paris. Eala, who is celebrating her 19th birthday on Thursday,…

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Taylor Harwood-Bellis exclusive interview: Southampton defender hoping to draw on experience of Euro glory as Saints target Wembley | Football News

There are not too many players who can claim to have won promotion from the Championship two seasons in a row, let alone before the age of 23. But that is what Taylor Harwood-Bellis has the potential to do within the next fortnight. The defender – who has been on Manchester City’s books since he…

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Emma Raducanu not guaranteed entry to French Open main draw | Tennis News

Emma Raducanu is not guaranteed automatic entry into the French Open main draw despite using her protected ranking of 103. The 21-year-old is currently fifth on the alternates list for Roland-Garros and therefore requires five players to withdraw before the start of the second Grand Slam of the year, otherwise she will need to be…

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World Snooker Championship 2024: Draw, dates, results and Crucible schedule as Ronnie O’Sullivan targets eighth title | Snooker News

Ding Junhui, Judd Trump and Mark Williams among players looking to stop Ronnie O’Sullivan winning record eighth World Snooker Championship; tournament runs from April 20 to May 6 at The Crucible in Sheffield, with champion taking home £500,000 and £40,000 awarded for 147 break Last Updated: 16/04/24 1:43pm Ronnie O’Sullivan will be looking for a…

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Manchester United’s Mainoo says Liverpool draw leaves ‘bad taste’

Manchester United’s English midfielder #37 Kobbie Mainoo (L) celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Liverpool at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on April 7, 2024. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP) Kobbie Mainoo says Manchester United need to learn how to “see…

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Liverpool’s title bid dented by Man United draw, Spurs go fourth

Liverpool’s Argentinian midfielder #10 Alexis Mac Allister (L) and Liverpool’s Scottish defender #26 Andrew Robertson (R) react on the final whistle in the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Liverpool at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on April 7, 2024. The game finished 2-2. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP)…

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