Wimbledon 2024: Lulu Sun’s dream run ended by experienced Donna Vekic | Tennis News

Qualifier Lulu Sun saw her Wimbledon dreams dimmed by the experienced Croatian Donna Vekic as she lost 5-7 6-4 6-1 in the quarter-finals. Victory meant Vekic reached her maiden Grand Slam semi-final and became only the second woman from her nation to do so at the All England Club as she matched Mirjana Lucic’s 1999…

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Nathalie Ramacula chases childhood dream with PVL Draft chance

PVL Draft aspirant Nathalie Ramacula. –MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines — After her aborted UAAP stint, the Filipino-Canadian libero Nathalie Ramacula seeks to fulfill her childhood dream as one of the 47 aspirants hoping to be selected in the inaugural PVL Rookie Draft on July 8 at Novotel. Ramacula flew all the way from Canada back…

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Unheralded player from Marinduque chases PVL dream

Jamie Solina during the PVL Rookie Draft combine.–MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines — Unheralded setter Jamie Solina may not be coming from an NCAA or UAAP or any top school from Manila but it didn’t stop her from chasing her PVL dream all the way from Marinduque. The 23-year-old playmaker from Marinduque State University came from…

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Aaron Black fulfills championship dream in unexpected way

Meralco Bolts guard Aaron Black celebrates with his teammates after winning the PBA Philippine Cup title.–MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines—Meralco guard Aaron Black has fulfilled the dream of a lifetime although it didn’t go as he had dreamed it. Black achieved his championship dreams on Sunday at Araneta Coliseum after the Bolts closed out San Miguel…

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With dream within reach, Bong Quinto draws from experience

Meralco Bolts guard Bong Quinto in Game 5 of the PBA Philippine Cup Finals. –MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines—Meralco guard Bong Quinto likened his current situation in the PBA Philippine Cup Finals to his experience at the collegiate level. On Friday at Araneta Coliseum, the Bolts moved one win away from taking their first PBA championship…

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Motivations may differ, but dream remains the same

MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net The perilous side of sustained excellence is that it tends to become monotonous for some. But not to San Miguel Beer’s seasoned veterans, who have always found a way to make each run interesting. For Chris Ross, there’s no more repulsive feeling than losing. The defensive ace, who has won 10 titles with…

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First NBA Finals trip dream come true for Luka Doncic

Dallas Mavericks guard Luka Doncic smiles during a news conference after the team’s win over the Minnesota Timberwolves in Game 5 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals Thursday, May 30, 2024, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Matt Krohn) BOSTON — Luka Doncic didn’t stay up all night to watch NBA Finals games as a kid. They…

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Paris Olympics: Phil Sesemann – the doctor turned marathon runner awaits ‘dream’ debut | Olympics News

Sky Sports spoke to Team GB marathon runner and former doctor Phil Sesemann, who has been on a remarkable journey to achieve his Olympic dream. By Sam Boggon Last Updated: 20/05/24 11:31am When Phil Sesemann outsprinted Sir Mo Farah at the London Marathon in 2023, the junior doctor who combined his love for running with…

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Marcio Lassiter has dream scenario on breaking PBA 3-point record

San Miguel Beermen’s Marcio Lassiter during a PBA Philippine Cup game. –MARLO CUETO/INQURIER.net MANILA, Philippines—It might take a few more games but Marcio Lassiter can leapfrog to the top of the list of the PBA’s all-time leader in three-pointers made. And the San Miguel shooter has an ideal scenario on when he wants that to…

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Nelly Korda plays down hopes for LPGA Tour history bid after ‘dream’ Met Gala appearance | Golf News

Nelly Korda insists she has hardly thought about the chance to make history by winning an unprecedented sixth straight event on the LPGA Tour. The 25-year-old returns to action in this week’s Cognizant Founders Cup in New Jersey having attended the Met Gala in New York on Monday, where she became the first golfer since…

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