Month: November 2019

Injured Haye pulls out of heavyweight rematch with Bellew

first_imgTyphoon Kammuri accelerates, gains strength en route to PH Onyok Velasco see bright future for PH boxing in Olympics PLAY LIST 00:45Onyok Velasco see bright future for PH boxing in Olympics05:25PH boxing team determined to deliver gold medals for PH00:54Palace: Up to MTRCB, DFA chief to pull out ‘Abominable’ from cinemas01:37Protesters burn down Iran consulate in Najaf01:47Panelo casts doubts on Robredo’s drug war ‘discoveries’01:29Police teams find crossbows, bows in HK university01:35Panelo suggests discounted SEA Games tickets for students02:49Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games Gilas arrives in Japan ahead of Fiba World Cup qualifier LATEST STORIES British boxers David Haye (R) and Tony Bellew attend a press conference in London on October 4, 2017, to promote their upcoming heavyweight rematch, due to take place on December 17. / AFP PHOTO / Tolga AKMENLONDON — David Haye has pulled out of his all-British heavyweight rematch with Tony Bellew because of injury.Haye said he tore a bicep muscle in a “freak accident” during a conditioning session.ADVERTISEMENT Japan ex-PM Nakasone who boosted ties with US dies at 101 CPP denies ‘Ka Diego’ arrest caused ‘mass panic’ among S. Tagalog NPA Stronger peso trims PH debt value to P7.9 trillion QC cops nab robbery gang leader, cohort Haye said the fight, which was scheduled for Dec. 17, will now take place on March 24 or May 5.Bellew stepped up a weight in March to beat Haye, a world heavyweight champion from 2009-11, in a fight that ended in the 11th round. Haye fought the last five rounds with a ruptured Achilles tendon.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSWATCH: Drones light up sky in final leg of SEA Games torch runSPORTSSEA Games: Philippines picks up 1st win in men’s water poloSPORTSMalditas save PH from shutoutHaye said he has undergone a procedure and will be “back in the gym to start my arm rehabilitation in two weeks.” MOST READ Kris Aquino ‘pretty chill about becoming irrelevant’ Brace for potentially devastating typhoon approaching PH – NDRRMC View comments Read Next Kammuri turning to super typhoon less likely but possible — Pagasa Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. last_img read more

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Pumaren gets boot as coach of Warriors

first_imgUE coach Derrick Pumaren. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/ INQUIRER.netDerrick Pumaren has been relieved as head coach of the University of the East.Sources familiar with the situation bared that the amiable bench tactician had been sacked from his post on Tuesday, ending his four-year tenure at the helm for the Red Warriors.ADVERTISEMENT Pumaren, who is affectionately called “Manong” by his peers and players, amassed a 21-win, 35-loss record for UE since taking over from Boycie Zamar in UAAP Season 77.In his first year for the Red Warriors, he steered the Roi Sumang-led squad to a 9-5 slate although they fell to the National University Bulldogs in a playoff for fourth place.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSWATCH: Drones light up sky in final leg of SEA Games torch runSPORTSSEA Games: Philippines picks up 1st win in men’s water poloSPORTSMalditas save PH from shutoutThe team failed to advance to the Final Four in the following seasons, but UE did get a share of the limelight this UAAP Season 80.Despite posting a woeful 3-11 record for another seventh-place finish, the Red Warriors still made waves, largely thanks to the offensive outbursts of Alvin Pasaol, who had a breakthrough year highlighted by a 49-point explosion in UE’s loss against La Salle in the first round. Kammuri turning to super typhoon less likely but possible — Pagasa LATEST STORIES Trending Articles PLAY LIST 00:50Trending Articles00:50Trending Articles01:22Manila police chief: Cops tolerating illegal street vendors to get ax01:47Panelo casts doubts on Robredo’s drug war ‘discoveries’01:29Police teams find crossbows, bows in HK university01:35Panelo suggests discounted SEA Games tickets for students02:49Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice Japan ex-PM Nakasone who boosted ties with US dies at 101 QC cops nab robbery gang leader, cohort MOST READ Pumaren also drew attention through the course of this year’s campaign as he seemingly discovered the fountain of youth with his trendy attires at the sideline.Pumaren had earlier hinted the possibility of leaving the Red Warriors after their last game against UST. Typhoon Kammuri accelerates, gains strength en route to PHcenter_img Kris Aquino ‘pretty chill about becoming irrelevant’ Stronger peso trims PH debt value to P7.9 trillion Brace for potentially devastating typhoon approaching PH – NDRRMC Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Who’ll replace Romeo? Read Next CPP denies ‘Ka Diego’ arrest caused ‘mass panic’ among S. Tagalog NPA View commentslast_img read more

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Nazareth, La Salle reach Rebisco semis unscathed

first_imgNazareth School of National U and La Salle-Lipa pulled through with a pair of lopsided victories over their fellow fancied rivals to clinch the top seeding at the close of the 18-and-under Rebisco Volleyball League elimination round at Sta. Rosa Multi-Purpose Sports Complex in Laguna last Friday.The Nazareth girls stepped up their title drive with a 25-15, 25-23 triumph over the Hope Christian High School side in Pool A while the Batangas-based La Salle squad stopped the host Holy Rosary College team, 25-14, 25-18, in Pool B.ADVERTISEMENT University of Mindanao-Tagum ended up third in Pool A with a 3-2 record, including a 25-16, 25-19 triumph over Koronadal High. QC cops nab robbery gang leader, cohort Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Stronger peso trims PH debt value to P7.9 trillion Deaf personalities everyone should know PLAY LIST 04:26Deaf personalities everyone should know05:01What the Deaf want the hearing to know01:24Life lessons the hearing can learn from the Deaf01:47Panelo casts doubts on Robredo’s drug war ‘discoveries’01:29Police teams find crossbows, bows in HK university01:35Panelo suggests discounted SEA Games tickets for students02:49Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice LATEST STORIES Nazareth and La Salle-Lipa thus finished the elimination round with 5-0 cards while Hope and Holy Rosary settled for No. 2 with 4-1 records.The victories also set up Nazareth against Holy Rosary and La Salle-Lipa versus Hope in a pair of explosive crossover semifinal matches.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSWATCH: Drones light up sky in final leg of SEA Games torch runSPORTSSEA Games: Philippines picks up 1st win in men’s water poloSPORTSMalditas save PH from shutoutThe winners will dispute the crown at 5 p.m. Sunday.In other results, Bacolod Tay Tung High School routed Angelicum Learning Center of Cagayan de Oro, 25-16, 25-17, to finish third in Pool B with a 3-2 slate while University of San Jose-Recoletos posted its second straight win after three losses, repulsing FEU-Diliman, 22-25, 25-20, 25-15. FEU wound up with a 1-4 slate while Angelicum dropped all its five matches. Kammuri turning to super typhoon less likely but possible — Pagasa After bloody UAAP Finals opener, Baldwin says Game 2 ‘won’t be any different’center_img Japan ex-PM Nakasone who boosted ties with US dies at 101 Brace for potentially devastating typhoon approaching PH – NDRRMC Kris Aquino ‘pretty chill about becoming irrelevant’ Typhoon Kammuri accelerates, gains strength en route to PH MOST READ Read Next CPP denies ‘Ka Diego’ arrest caused ‘mass panic’ among S. Tagalog NPA View commentslast_img read more

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Perpetual, JRU ice Final 4 cast

first_imgLATEST STORIES Slow and steady hope for near-extinct Bangladesh tortoises “We really wanted to win,” Perpetual Help coach Macky Cariño said in Filipino. “I told my players to treat this game as if it was our last and their willingness to win showed.”The Final Four gets going on Friday with defending champion Arellano, which secured the top spot, clashing with JRU and No. 2 San Beda battling the No. 3 Lady Altas.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSWATCH: Drones light up sky in final leg of SEA Games torch runSPORTSLillard, Anthony lead Blazers over ThunderSPORTSMalditas save PH from shutoutThe Lady Blazers had numerous chances to force a fifth set but went on to blow seven set points. University of Perpetual Help survived a desperate College of St. Benilde side, 27-25, 25-23, 11-25, 32-30, to clinch a Final Four berth in the NCAA Season 93 women’s volleyball Final Four Tuesday at Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan.Jose Rizal University likewise turned back also-ran Lyceum, 25-13, 25-23, 25-11, 25-12, to advance to the Final Four for the first time since returning to the tournament in 2008ADVERTISEMENT MOST READ AFP official booed out of forum Brace for potentially devastating typhoon approaching PH – NDRRMC John Lloyd Cruz a dashing guest at Vhong Navarro’s wedding Read Next NEXT BLOCK ASIA 2.0 introduces GURUS AWARDS to recognize and reward industry influencers View comments Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Typhoon Kammuri accelerates, gains strength en route to PH 2 ‘newbie’ drug pushers fall in Lucena sting Scorpion king Globe Business launches leading cloud-enabled and hardware-agnostic conferencing platform in PH PH women’s volleyball team motivated to deliver in front of hometown crowd PLAY LIST 02:25PH women’s volleyball team motivated to deliver in front of hometown crowd00:50Trending Articles04:11Robredo accepts Duterte’s drug czar post appointment01:29Police teams find crossbows, bows in HK university01:35Panelo suggests discounted SEA Games tickets for students02:49Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon Citylast_img read more

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Filoil: Perpetual edges UE for 2nd win

first_imgLATEST STORIES Gab Dagangon paced Perpetual (2-2) with a double-double of 14 points and 10 rebounds, while Jack Hao also added 14 markers, six boards, and three steals.Mangalino chimed in 12 points and four rebounds for the Altas.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSSEA Games: Biñan football stadium stands out in preparedness, completionSPORTSMalditas save PH from shutoutSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hosting“It’s really hard facing a team like UE, but we have to take what they give to us,” said coach Nosa Omorogbe. “I just told my boys to keep on playing. The game of basketball is all about momentum and I reminded them to take what’s being given to us and play smart in the end.”Alvin Pasaol went 8-of-25 from the field, including a 2-of-11 clip shooting from threes, and finished with 19 points and eight rebounds for UE (2-3). Cayetano dares Lacson, Drilon to take lie-detector test: Wala akong kinita sa SEA Games LOOK: Vhong Navarro’s romantic posts spark speculations he’s marrying longtime GF Pagasa: Kammuri now a typhoon, may enter PAR by weekend More than 5,000 measles deaths in DR Congo this year — WHO Nick Abanto and Mark Maloles got seven markers each in the loss.The Scorers:PERPETUAL 72 – Dagangon 14, Hao 14, Mangalino 12, Pido 9, Coronel 7, Ylagan 6, Lucente 5, Yuhico 3, Sadiwa 2, Singontiko 0, Tamayo 0.UE 68 – Pasaol 19, Abanto 7, Maloles 7, Olayon 6, Derige 6, Cullar 5, Cruz 5, Bartolome 4, Green 3, Armenion 2, Gagate 2, Magbuhos 2, Manalang 0, Conner 0.Quarters: 17-20, 37-33, 57-48, 72-68.ADVERTISEMENT South Korea to suspend 25% of coal plants to fight pollution Lakers win 9th straight, hold off Pelicans ‘Coming Home For Christmas’ is the holiday movie you’ve been waiting for, here’s why Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netPerpetual dodged a bullet with a 72-68 victory over University of the East to notch its second win in the 2017 Filoil Flying V Preseason Premier Cup Wednesday at Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan.The Altas kept the door open for the Red Warriors to mount a comeback from a 67-61 lead in the final four minutes, but Alvin Pasaol and Mark Olayon muffed five three-pointers in that stretch before Rommel Mangalino sealed the deal with a split from the free throw line in the last 9.6 seconds.ADVERTISEMENT Olympic 100-meter swim champion to have heart surgery MOST READ Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next For the complete collegiate sports coverage including scores, schedules and stories, visit Inquirer Varsity. SEA Games: PH beats Indonesia, enters gold medal round in polo View comments Panelo suggests discounted SEA Games tickets for students PLAY LIST 01:35Panelo suggests discounted SEA Games tickets for students02:49Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athleteslast_img read more

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Brownlee misses free throws but Gins hold on to win

first_imgPagasa: Storm intensifies as it nears PAR Brownlee, however, uncharacteristically came up empty at the line.“Sometimes it happens, of course I tried to make them, but I’m not perfect,” said Brownlee after the Gin Kings held on against the Bolts at Ynares Sports Center here.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSSEA Games: Biñan football stadium stands out in preparedness, completionSPORTSMalditas save PH from shutoutSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hosting“I’m glad our team defense really came through, also I’ll give a lot of credit to Meralco because they came out and played incredible defense. I’m just glad we could pull a win tonight.” With the win, Ginebra now shares the top spot with Star with both teams holding 8-2 records. Every 18 seconds someone is diagnosed with HIV Gin Kings on top Cayetano dares Lacson, Drilon to take lie-detector test: Wala akong kinita sa SEA Games Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. LATEST STORIES BSP survey: PH banks see bright horizon amid dark global recession clouds Palace: Duterte to hear out security execs on alleged China control of NGCP Lacson: SEA Games fund put in foundation like ‘Napoles case’center_img PBA IMAGESANTIPOLO—Ginebra import Justin Brownlee had a chance to ultimately seal the win for his team Sunday against Meralco in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup.All he had to do was hit his two free throws to give his team a three-point lead with six seconds remaining with the Gin Kings up, 90-89.ADVERTISEMENT Brownlee’s moment of reprieve came just seconds after he missed his charities when Meralco forward Chris Newsome overthrew his full-court pass to Cliff Hodge and the ball went out of bounds.“It seemed like he was pretty open, and I think Newsome just overthrew it just a little bit,” said Brownlee, who finished with 22 points and nine rebounds. “We were just fortunate on that play because if they connected on that play, that would put them in a great position to win the game.”“I’m just happy he turned the ball over that time.”ADVERTISEMENT BREAKING: Cop killed, 11 hurt in Misamis Oriental grenade blast BREAKING: Cop killed, 11 hurt in Misamis Oriental grenade blast MOST READ Panelo suggests discounted SEA Games tickets for students PLAY LIST 01:35Panelo suggests discounted SEA Games tickets for students02:49Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next View commentslast_img read more

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D-League: Batangas downs debuting Marinerong Pilipino

first_imgLATEST STORIES Earvin Mendoza also went 3-of-6 from threes to wound up with 11.“We really want to be known as a defensive team. I told them that we are not known for our offensive prowess, but hopefully, if we make it to the quarters, we would be known as a defensive team,” said Batangas coach Eric Gonzales.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSSEA Games: Biñan football stadium stands out in preparedness, completionSPORTSMalditas save PH from shutoutSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingThe Batangueños slowly asserted their dominance and erected a 15-point lead, 81-66, with a Mendoza three with 6:44 left in the fourth quarter before the Seafarers made a late run and cut the deficit to eight, 90-82, with 1:57 to play.Unfortunately, Dave Moralde committed an offensive foul which was followed by a costly turnover from Jeff Javillonar to take the fight out of Marinerong Pilipino late. Ceres-Negros faces tough odds vs JDT in AFC Cup semis Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next BREAKING: Cop killed, 11 hurt in Misamis Oriental grenade blast Scientists, fishermen ask gov’t to expand protection of Verde Island Passage PLAY LIST 05:03Scientists, fishermen ask gov’t to expand protection of Verde Island Passage00:50Trending Articles00:50Trending Articles02:49Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games Joseph Sedurifa. PBA IMAGESBatangas held off newcomer Marinerong Pilipino late to escape with a 92-82 victory Tuesday in the 2017 PBA D-League Foundation Cup at JCSGO Gym in Cubao.Joseph Sedurifa led the assault for the Batangueños with 17 points, four assists, and three rebounds, while Cedric de Joya chipped in 14 markers and four dimes.ADVERTISEMENT BSP survey: PH banks see bright horizon amid dark global recession clouds Palace: Duterte to hear out security execs on alleged China control of NGCP Lacson: SEA Games fund put in foundation like ‘Napoles case’center_img Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Pagasa: Storm intensifies as it nears PAR Every 18 seconds someone is diagnosed with HIV Cayetano dares Lacson, Drilon to take lie-detector test: Wala akong kinita sa SEA Games BREAKING: Cop killed, 11 hurt in Misamis Oriental grenade blast Pao Javelona paced Marinerong Pilipino with 18 points and four rebounds, while Julian Sargent chimed in 15 markers in the losing effort.The Scores:BATANGAS 92 – Sedurifa 17, De Joya 14, Mendoza 11, Ablaza 9, Anderson 8, Isit 8, Saitanan 7, Dela Pena 6, Ragasa 6, Bautista 2, Laude 2, Mangabang 2, Mag-isa 0, Napoles 0.MARINERONG PILIPINO 82 – Javelona 18, Sargent 15, Javillonar 12, Inigo 10, Publico 10, Alabanza 7, Moralde 6, Isip 4, Nicholls 0, Meca 0, Marata 0, Lopez 0.Quarters: 25-24, 49-43, 72-63, 92-82.ADVERTISEMENT MOST READ View commentslast_img read more

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Cignal shuts down Racal in D-League Finals rematch

first_imgWATCH: Firefighters rescue baby seal found in parking garage Lacson: SEA Games fund put in foundation like ‘Napoles case’ Pamboy Raymundo nabbed a double-double with his 10 points, 10 assists and four rebounds, while Raymar Jose also tallied the same with 10 markers and 11 boards.Alfred Batino got all of his 12 points in the first half, on top of five rebounds, and Oping Sumalinog got 11 markers and five boards in the all-out assault for the Hawkeyes.Fernandez lauded his Cignal’s fortitude in competing in as killer stretch with seven games in 10 playdates, as it came out with a 5-2 slate.“Seven games in three weeks is tough, but credit to my boys for that,” he said. “We just have to be consistent and not be complacent in our coming games.”Ayonayon was the lone bright spot for the Alibaba with 26 points and eight rebounds, as Racal dropped its first game of the tourney and fell down to a 2-1 record.ADVERTISEMENT World’s 50 Best Restaurants launches new drinking and dining guide LATEST STORIES Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Heart Evangelista admits she’s pregnant… with chicken View comments MOST READ Heart Evangelista admits she’s pregnant… with chickencenter_img Jordan delivers on promise: 2 Cobra choppers now in PH 1 dead in Cavite blast, fire Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss PLAY LIST 02:49Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games The Scores:CIGNAL HD 93 – Potts 15, Perkins 14, Batino 12, Sumalinog 11, Jose 10, Raymundo 10, Cahilig 7, Arboleda 6, Villarias 6, Bringas 2, Atkins 0, Bartolo 0.RACAL MOTORS 75 – Ayonayon 26, Dela Cruz 8, Salado 7, Cortez 6, Apreku 5, Cabrera 5, Faundo 5, Abrigo 4, Ortuoste 4, Tallo 3, Mangahas 2, Bulawan 0, Capacio 0, Lozada 0.Quarters: 26-11, 49-34, 66-60, 93-75.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next What ‘missteps’? “I’m happy that we won this one. Still, I hate the way we played in the third quarter and it seemed like we didn’t know how to play basketball, with us giving up so many points and so many turnovers,” said coach Boyet Fernandez, whose team imposed their presence early for a 21-point advantage, 42-21, in the second period.“But as bad as we played in the third, credit to them in the fourth quarter because we looked like a different team.”FEATURED STORIESSPORTSSEA Games: Biñan football stadium stands out in preparedness, completionSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSMalditas save PH from shutoutRian Ayonayon cut the deficit for Racal to as low as six, 72-66, with 6:16 to go, but Cignal unloaded four triples in its 16-3 killer windup to erect an 88-69 edge with 2:38 remaining in the game.Davon Potts capped off his PBA D-League stint with 15 points, three assists, and two rebounds, while Jason Perkins added 14 markers and four boards. NBA: Celtics, 76ers complete swap of first, third draft picks Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netCignal HD continued to own Racal Motors’ number, fending off its rival, 93-75, Tuesday in the 2017 PBA D-League Foundation Cup at Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig.In their meeting since the Aspirants’ Cup Finals, the Hawkeyes held off in the Alibaba’s assault in the payoff period after squandering as lead as high as 23, 59-36, in the third frame.ADVERTISEMENTlast_img read more

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Turning point of Ind vs NZ warm-up tie

first_imgIt has to be Gautam Gambhir’s 89 off 85 balls as it laid the foundation for India’s victory during their World Cup warm-up game at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chepauk on Wednesday. This despite India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s fast-paced century.It was because of Gambhir sturdy batting that the Kiwi bowlers could not build on the early advantage they got when they scalped India openers Sachin Tendulkar and Virender Sehwag.last_img

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