Before home crowd, Cray seeks Olympic standard

Eric Cray (middle) is one of the tracksters looking to join Team Philippines in Paris. —CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Eric Cray feels there’s no better place to punch a ticket to the 2024 Paris Olympics than in front of a supportive home crowd. And the six-time Southeast Asian Games 400-meter hurdles champion has set that benchmark for…

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Today on Sky Sports Racing: O’Brien’s Al Riffa seeks Prix Ganay glory at ParisLongchamp | Racing News

It’s Prix Ganay day in France, and Joseph O’Brien’s Al Riffa stands every chance of Group One glory. UK racing comes from Bath and Southwell, who both host eight-race cards on a Super Sunday of action… 2.50 ParisLongchamp – Joseph O’Brien’s Al Riffa fancied for Prix Ganay glory A winner at the top table as…

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Today on Sky Sports Racing: Dyrholaey seeks hat-trick at Newcastle with Ffos Las also live on Tuesday | Racing News

Ffos Las and Newcastle are the venues for Tuesday’s live action on Sky Sports Racing. 6.30 Newcastle – Dyrholaey seeks hat-trick on Tyneside Archie Watson’s three-year-old Dyrholaey looks to carry a double penalty in the Download The Racecourse App Raceday Ready Novice Stakes after two bloodless victories at Chelmsford and Wolverhampton. The son of City…

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UST seeks repeat over FEU in chase for Final Four bonus

UST Golden Tigresses celebrate during a victory over FEU Lady Tamaraws in the UAAP Season 86 women’s volleyball tournament.–MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net University of Santo Tomas and Far Eastern University renew their rivalry on Saturday, with both sides wanting to prove something to themselves as far as their clash in the first round went. The Golden Tigresses…

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Xyza Gula has limelight as UST seeks to extend eye-popping run

UST Tigresses’ Xyza Gula.–MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net Less than a week removed from showing character beyond its years and unveiling a new offensive weapon, University of Santo Tomas returns to the UAAP Season 86 women’s volleyball tournament floor on Saturday, looking to snatch win No. 5 and extend what has been an unbelievable run by a young…

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Today on Sky Sports Racing: Major Fortune seeks five-timer | Racing News

Three thrilling meetings at Lingfield, Newcastle and Southwell host the racing on Tuesday, with Major Fortune seeking a five-timer- all live on Sky Sports Racing. Lingfield 4.02 – Major Fortune seeks five-timer Major Fortune bids for a five-timer in the Jill Taberner Memorial Handicap Hurdle (4.02). Dan Skelton’s Major Fortune won last time out but…

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CJ Perez seeks further improvement under Tim Cone at Gilas

CJ Perez during Gilas Pilipinas’ practice.–MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines—With another campaign for Gilas Pilipinas coming up, CJ Perez is now among the more experienced players for the national team heading into the Fiba Asia Cup qualifiers. Perez, who turns 31 years old this year, is considered one of the veterans on the team along with…

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PSC seeks Palace help in resolving Wada issue

PSC chairman Richard “Dickie” Bachmann attends the PSA Forum. –PSA PHOTO Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) Chair Richard Bachmann received a call from Formia, Italy, where Filipino pole vault ace EJ Obiena sounded worried at the other end of the line. Bachmann’s words of comfort soothed Obiena as he assured the bright Olympic gold medal hope…

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Today on Sky Sports Racing: Pallas Lord seeks hat-trick at Newcastle | Racing News

Tuesday’s racing comes from Newcastle, where Pallas Lord seeks a hat-trick with Charlatan and Perfect Swiss for company. Also on the card, Solray is the pick of a Class Three feature whilst Sisyphean headlines a 10-strong Novice Stakes contest. 5.30 Newcastle – Pallas Lord eyes hat-trick It may be low-level action, but we’ve a fascinating…

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Magnolia looks to its defense as it seeks PBA Finals equalizer

Magnolia Hotshots’ import Tyler Bey in the PBA Finals. –MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net Personal statistics do not matter at this point for Tyler Bey. He just wants to play a key role as Magnolia looks to get back on level terms with San Miguel Beer in the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) Commissioner’s Cup Finals. “I just want…

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