Record breaker Durant helps US to KO round at Tokyo Olympics

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 31 Jul 2021 22:52:01 +0000

SAITAMA, Japan (AFP) ‒ Kevin Durant and Jayson Tatum turned on the style as the US men’s basketball team eventually shook off the Czech Republic to win 119-84 to reach the Olympic knockout phase Saturday. Boston Celtics star Tatum scored 27 points and Brooklyn Nets forward Durant hit 23 points in a win that sent […]

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Pagunsan fades in Tokyo with birdie-less 76 in 3rd round

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 31 Jul 2021 09:21:39 +0000

Juvic Pagunsan kissed his Olympic bid goodbye after shooting a birdie-less five-over 76 going into the final 18 holes of the golf competition in the Tokyo Games. Everything went wrong for the pride of Bacolod this time as he dropped from a share of 25th to joint 55th with four others at the Kasumigaseki Country […]

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Pole vaulter Obiena keeps Olympic dream alive, advances to 12-man final

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 31 Jul 2021 08:15:43 +0000

By KRISTEL SATUMBAGA EJ Obiena kept his Olympic medal bid alive on Saturday after barging into the pole vault finals of the Tokyo Games at the Olympic Track Stadium. Obiena finished inside the Top 12 after clearing 5.75 meters on his third attempt to join fellow qualifiers that include world record holder Armand Duplantis of […]

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Eumir eyes semis against fellow Roach student

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 31 Jul 2021 08:00:11 +0000

By TITO S. TALAO TOKYO — Eumir Felix Marcial, the top seed in the middleweight division in the XXXII Olympiad, goes for a seat in the boxing semis against Arman Darchinyan of Armenia Sunday at the Kokugikan Arena. The fight is set at 11:36 a.m. (Manila time), with the winner between two boxers who had […]

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Zverev ends Djokovic’s Golden Slam hopes with comeback win at Olympics

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 23:23:17 +0000

TOKYO (AFP) – Novak Djokovic’s bid for a calendar Golden Grand Slam was dramatically ended by Alexander Zverev in the Olympics men’s singles semi-finals on Friday, with the world number one saying the loss had left him feeling “so terrible right now”. Djokovic collapsed from a set and a break ahead as German fourth seed […]

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Pinoy MMA bet stuns Chinese foe to win in ONE Championship debut

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 14:09:46 +0000

By CARLO ANOLIN Jeremy Pacatiw of Team Lakay made a good first impression in his ONE Championship debut after scoring a unanimous decision win over Chinese foe Chen Rui in their bantamweight bout in ONE: Battleground at the Singapore Indoor Stadium Friday night, July 30.Pacatiw stayed true to his vow in unleashing the new and […]

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Chery Tiggo shocks Creamline; Choco stays unbeaten

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 14:03:02 +0000

By CARLO ANOLIN The Choco Mucho Flying Titans remained undefeated in five games after beating the BaliPure Purest Water Defenders, 25-23, 23-25, 25-15, 25-21, in the 2021 PVL Open Conference Friday at the PCV Socio-Civic & Cultural Center in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte.Trailing 22-18 in the fourth set, BaliPure put up a fight by scoring three […]

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Pagadian downs Kapatagan, reaches Mindanao leg semis

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 13:35:17 +0000

PAGADIAN, ZAMBOANGA DEL SUR ‒ Third-seeded Pagadian defeated No.8 Kapatagan, 87-76, in their knockout match and advance to semis of the 2021 Chooks-to-Go Pilipinas VisMin Super Cup semifinals Friday night here. Pagadian will clash with fourth-ranked Petra Cement-Roxas in the best-of-three semis first phase. Game One is set on Sunday, Aug. 1, at 4 pm. […]

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Ginebra nips NorthPort; Blackwater-Phoenix game postponed

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 13:09:10 +0000

By JEREMIAH SEVILLA Christian Standhardinger nailed the buzzer-beating basket against his former team as Barangay Ginebra came from behind to beat NorthPort, 87-85, in the 2021 PBA Philippine Cup on Friday night, July 30 at the Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig City.  After Japeth Aguilar’s huge block on Jamie Malonzo with seven seconds left and […]

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Magnolia stays hot, overpowers Terrafirma

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 09:29:36 +0000

Games Saturday (Ynares Sports Arena ) 2 p.m. – Blackwater vs Phoenix  4:35 p.m. – Meralco vs Alaska By JEREMIAH SEVILLA League-leading Magnolia whipped up a strong finish to torch Terrafirma, 105-83, and extend its unbeaten streak in the 2021 PBA Philippine Cup on Friday, July 30 at the Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig City. After the […]

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