Lascuña, Arbole share halfway lead at Lakewood

Antonio Lascuna.—CONTRIBUTED PHOTO The seasoned Antonio Lascuña gunned down seven birdies in returning a five-under-par 67 on Wednesday before settling for a share of the 36-hole lead in the P2.5-million ICTSI Lakewood Championship in Nueva Ecija where Harmie Constantino moved closer to a record fourth straight victory in the ladies event. Starting the day three…

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PVL stars, celebrities share love for volleyball at All-Star game

Ced Domingo.–MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines — Premier Volleyball League (PVL) stars Ced Domingo, Dani Ravena, and Fifi Sharma relished the experience of playing with ABS-CBN celebrities in the Star Magic All-Star Games on Sunday at Smart Araneta Coliseum. Domingo and Ravena helped the Lady Spikers complete a “four-peat” after overcoming the Sharma-led Lady Setters, 25-20,…

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PGA Championship: Xander Schauffele and Collin Morikawa share lead as Shane Lowry matches major record at Valhalla | Golf News

Xander Schauffele and Collin Morikawa hold a share of the lead after a gripping third round at the PGA Championship, where Shane Lowry made history and a host of players moved into major contention. Schauffele birdied his last two holes to close a second successive 68 at Valhalla Golf Club and move to 15 under…

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Mapua, Perpetual gain share of fourth

Mapua Lady Cardinals.–NCAA PHOTO MANILA, Philippines—The Final Four race in the NCAA Season 99 women’s volleyball tournament intensified with Mapua and Perpetual Help tallying wins to create a logjam for the last semifinal slot on Tuesday. The Lady Altas squeaked by San Beda, 20-25, 25-13, 22-25, 25-17, 15-6, at San Juan Arena. Shaila Omipon powered…

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Bea De Leon realizes dream to share Araneta floor with Gumabao

Creamline Cool Smashers’ Bea de Leon and Michele Gumabao in a PVL All-Filipino Conference game at Smart Araneta Coliseum. –MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines — Bea De Leon fulfilled a longtime dream on Thursday, sharing the floor with idol Michele Gumabao in front of 17,396 fans at Smart Araneta Coliseum. De Leon starred with nine points…

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Scheffler gains share of lead in Houston

Scottie Scheffler (photo above) watches his tee shot on the ninth hole. —USA TODAY SPORTS HOUSTON—World No. 1 Scottie Scheffler is among five players tied for the lead after the third round on Saturday of the Texas Children’s Houston Open after shooting a four-under-par 66 despite a double bogey halfway through his back nine at…

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Thunder defeat Grizzlies for share of West lead

Oklahoma City Thunder forward Chet Holmgren (7) defends against Memphis Grizzlies guard Desmond Bane (22) in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, March 16, 2024, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill) MEMPHIS, Tennessee — Chet Holmgren had 22 points and 11 rebounds, Jalen Williams added 23 points and six assists and Oklahoma…

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Dyip sustain hot start, trim Road Warriors for lead share

Juami Tiongson (No. 3) still gets away with a teamhigh 21 points despite 5-for- 17 shooting for Terrafirma. —PBA PHOTO As the unquestioned leader of the Terrafirma Dyip, it would be understandable if Juami Tiongson was overjoyed with the rare winning start to a conference for one of the PBA’s perennial bottom feeders. But Tiongson…

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LIV Golf League: Paul Casey, Harold Varner III share lead in Las Vegas with Jon Rahm five back | Golf News

Paul Casey made a strong start to his bid for a maiden LIV Golf League title after grabbing a share of the early lead after the opening round in Las Vegas. The Englishman mixed eight birdies with a lone bogey in chilly conditions at Las Vegas Country Club to top the leaderboard with American Harold…

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Rory McIlroy struggles at Pebble Beach Pro-Am as Ludvig Åberg and Scottie Scheffler take share of lead in California | Golf News

Rory McIlroy fell 10 shots off the pace at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am as Ryder Cup team-mate Ludvig Åberg and world No 1 Scottie Scheffler earned a share of the lead with flawless Fridays. McIlroy followed a one-under opening round of 71 at Spyglass Hill, in which he was handed a two-stroke penalty for…

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