PH’s first bobsledders gear up for Alberta Cup

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 07:00:13 +0000

By Rafael Bandayrel Philippine Coast Guard’s Sid Isidro and Jeffrey De la Cruz have mixed feelings as the country makes its bobsledding debut in the Alberta Cup Provincial Championship slated next month. In September last year, the Philippine National Bobsled Luge and Skeleton Association (PNBLSA) and the PCG spearheaded an effort to have bobsled recognized […]

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ONE Championship: This time, Kelly targets KO win

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 04:08:55 +0000

By Rafael Bandayrel Edward “The Ferocious” Kelly is out to silence his doubters when he takes on Singapore’s Christian Lee in a rematch of their controversial bout at ONE: Eternal Glory at the Istora Senayan in Jakarta, Indonesia on Saturday. After beating Lee through sheer luck, Kelly vowed to do better this time. “I learned […]

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Cousins set for NBA return against Clippers

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 03:54:12 +0000

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Golden State Warriors center DeMarcus Cousins, who hasn’t played in nearly a year, remains on track for a Friday return when the reigning NBA champions visit the Los Angeles Clippers. Warriors coach Steve Kerr said Tuesday before Golden State faced Denver in a showdown of Western Conference leaders that steady progress […]

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ONE Championship: Saruta vows to bring title ‘home’ to Japan

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 01:54:56 +0000

Joshua “The Passion” Pacio took something from Japan that Yosuke “Tobizaru” Saruta wants to take back. The 31-year-old martial artist wants to bring the ONE Strawweight World Title back to Japan, something Pacio captured when he beat Saruta’s compatriot Yoshitaka “Nobita” Naito last year. Now, the Saitama, Japan native will get the chance to accomplish […]

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NBA: Parker gets cheers from Spurs fans

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 09:19:08 +0000

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Charlotte point guard Tony Parker’s emotional return to San Antonio on Monday ended with a 108-93 Hornets victory and an ovation from Spurs fans who still consider him one of their own. Parker, of France, won four NBA championships in his 17 seasons in San Antonio, part of the Spurs’ famed […]

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NBA: Harden pours 57 against Grizzlies

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 09:17:15 +0000

HOUSTON (AP) – James Harden scored a season-high 57 points to carry the short-handed Houston Rockets to a 112-94 win over the Memphis Grizzlies on Monday night. The reigning MVP extended his streak of 30-point games to 17 by halftime, pouring in 36 points over the first two quarters to put Houston on top. It’s […]

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It’s over in 49 minutes for Serena

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 09:16:03 +0000

MELBOURNE (AFP) – A focused Serena Williams sent an ominous Australian Open warning with a 49-minute first-round demolition Monday as Japanese star Kei Nishikori survived a huge scare to stay alive. The American giant is bidding to match Margaret Court’s record of 24 Grand Slam titles on her first return to Melbourne Park since winning […]

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Pradera golf tees off today

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 09:13:10 +0000

Emphasis will be on power as the long hitters from the stellar international field gear up for an all-out assault on the Pradera Verde layout in today’s start of the $100,000 ICTSI Pradera Verde Classic in Lubao, Pampanga. Five players try to become the first two-leg winner on the second season of the Philippine Golf […]

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UNTV Cup: Senate rallies past PITC

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 05:34:48 +0000

Games Sunday (Pasig City Sports Center) 3 p.m. – PITC vs Malacañang-PSC 5 p.m. – NHA vs Senate Defending champion Senate recovered from a sluggish second quarter show and beat the PITC, 65-59, at the start of the quarterfinals of the 7th UNTV Cup held over the weekend at the Pasig City Sports Center. The […]

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