Late call-up Arah Panique aims to make an impact for Alas Pilipinas

Alas Pilipinas’ Arah Panique during the AVC Challenge Cup press conference.–MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines — Despite being a late addition to the team, Arah Panique is eager to help Alas Pilipinas in the AVC Challenge Cup, which fires off on Wednesday at Rizal Memorial Coliseum. Panique, a backup spiker for National University, will have to…

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Usyk in tears for late father after historic heavyweight win

Ukraine’s Oleksandr Usyk cries as he talks about his father during a news conference following his victory over Britain’s Tyson Fury in their undisputed heavyweight championship boxing fight at the Kingdom Arena in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, early Sunday, May 19, 2024. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco) An emotional Oleksandr Usyk shed tears for his late father after…

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Bolts find jolt of energy late, rekindle rivalry with Gin Kings

Chris Banchero (No. 6) shone as Meralco ousted NLEX. —PBA IMAGES Whatever struggles Meralco had earlier in the PBA Philippine Cup feels like a distant memory now. The Bolts, after opening the crown jewel tournament with a 1-3 win-loss record, have now won five straight games. Their current winning streak features a tough victory over…

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Maxey nearly rallies 76ers before late turnover in Game 2 loss

Philadelphia 76ers’ Tyrese Maxey (0) gestures after making a 3-point basket during the second half of Game 2 in an NBA basketball first-round playoff series against the New York Knicks, Monday, April 22, 2024, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II) NEW YORK — Tyrese Maxey’s body was hurting and he was battling the chills…

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Celtics’ Jayson Tatum OK after collision late in win over Heat

Miami Heat forward Caleb Martin, behind center, fouls Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum, front center, in front of Celtics guard Jaylen Brown (7) in the second half of Game 1 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series, Sunday, April 21, 2024, in Boston. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) BOSTON — The Celtics were winding down an NBA…

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Erik ten Hag: Manchester United boss laments poor decision-making in dramatic 4-3 late defeat at Chelsea | Football News

Manchester United boss Erik ten Hag said his side failed to do their jobs and blamed poor decision-making after giving up a one-goal lead in stoppage time to dramatically lose 4-3 at Chelsea. United were ahead with 99 minutes 17 seconds gone, before conceding two Cole Palmer goals in the 100th and 101st minutes. It…

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Kawhi Leonard comes alive late to lead Clippers over 76ers

Los Angeles Clippers’ Norman Powell, left, reacts after Kawhi Leonard was fouled during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Philadelphia 76ers, Wednesday, March 27, 2024, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) PHILADELPHIA — Kawhi Leonard completed two 3-point plays late in the game then made a block at the rim on the…

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Late free throws push Kings past Magic

Sacramento Kings guard De’Aaron Fox (5) is defended by Orlando Magic guard Cole Anthony (50) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, March 23, 2024, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/Kevin Kolczynski) ORLANDO, Florida — De’Aaron Fox hit tying and go-ahead free throws with 21.2 seconds left and finished with 31 points, and…

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Ref Watch: Dermot Gallagher analyses VAR controversy at West Ham and late drama at Man Utd | Football News

Former referee Dermot Gallagher dissects the flashpoints from the weekend’s action including VAR controversy in the Premier League and late drama in the FA Cup. West Ham 1-1 Aston Villa INCIDENT: Let’s start at the London Stadium and right at the end of West Ham’s 1-1 draw against Aston Villa, where the hosts thought they…

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New Zealand vs Australia: Black Caps take slender lead in second Test before late wicket of Kane Williamson | Cricket News

Australia captain Pat Cummins bowled Kane Williamson in the final hour on the second day of the second Test, just as the batter threatened an innings that would put New Zealand on top. After 14 wickets fell on day one and seven more before tea on the second day, Williamson (51) and Tom Latham (65no)…

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