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Bichette’s avalanche of records come to an end

View photos Bo Bichette couldn’t get on base for the first time on Friday. (Dan Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports) More TORONTO—On Friday, for the first time in his career, Bo Bichette couldn’t make anything happen at the plate. Considering the game was his 18th in the majors, it meant the end …

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Boogie

By RAFFY LEDESMA August 17, 2019 DeMarcus Cousins’ career took another turn for the worse when he suffered a torn ACL in his left knee while conducting a workout in Las Vegas. This means that the newly-signed Los Angeles Lakers will miss most, if not all, of the 2019-2020 season. …

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Racism and patriotism

By MICHAEL ANGELO B. ASIS August 17, 2019 Arwind Santos got himself in the headlines. He also got himself 200k poorer. Doing the monkey dance on an African-American in 2019 is really an embarrassment, especially since you have a few of them sitting with you on the bench. If I …

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Red Lions shred Altas 102-56

By JEREMIAH M. SEVILLA August 17, 2019 Firing on all cylinders, San Beda University ran over University of Perpetual Help System DALTA, 102-56, to keep the lead in Season 95 National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) seniors basketball tournament on Friday at the FilOil Flying V Centre in San Juan City. …

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Lakers’ Cousins could miss NBA season with knee injury

By AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE August 17, 2019 LOS ANGELES: Injury-nagged Los Angeles Lakers center DeMarcus Cousins could miss the entire 2019-20 NBA season with a torn left knee ligament, the team confirmed Thursday (Friday in Manila). In a major setback for a club that added star big man Anthony Davis to …

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All set for 1st Susan Papa Unity Cup

By The Manila Times August 17, 2019 The Philippine Swimming League (PSL) resumes its grassroots development program with the staging of the 164th PSL National Series–1st Susan Papa Unity Cup scheduled on Sunday at the Diliman Preparatory School swimming pool in Quezon City. More than 600 tankers from Luzon, Visayas …

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Cormier bids MMA farewell

By ASSOCIATED PRESS August 17, 2019 EL SEGUNDO, Calif.: Daniel Cormier has always seemed to have the endgame all figured out. The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champion has everything in place for a satisfying, fulfilling life after mixed martial arts (MMA). A loving family. A burgeoning career in broadcasting. …

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Triple-bill ushers in PVL Collegiate tilt

By The Manila Times August 17, 2019 Reigning UAAP champion Ateneo collides with Letran while Far Eastern U and San Beda square off with St. Benilde and Adamson, respectively, in early clashes of the fancied teams in the Premier Volleyball League Season 3 Collegiate Conference unfolding today (Saturday) at the …

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