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Supercars New Zealand: Brown extends championship lead with race two victory

Will Brown and Broc Feeney have delivered another 1-2 finish for Triple Eight in race two of the third round of the Supercars championship in New Zealand.


PBA: Ginebra ‘looking for help,’ opens itself to trade talks

MANILA, Philippines—Ginebra coach Tim Cone has made it clear that the Gin Kings need help after a series of unfortunate events. After Ginebra’s 87-83 escape of TNT in the PBA Philippine Cup at Philsports Arena on Friday, Cone said that his squad is looking for a boost in different ways–whether it be from signing free agents, calling up someone from the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League (MPBL) or simply proposing trades around the league....


Parks' Nagoya sweeps Shimane, advances to B.League playoffs

Parks the lone bright spot among Pinoys in B.League weekend


Klay Thompson non-committal about future with Warriors

Is this the end for the Warriors' Big Three?


Aston Martin protests F1 Chinese GP qualifying results after Sainz red flag crash

Aston Martin has lodged a protest against the results of the Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix qualifying results in relation to Carlos Sainz’s red flag crash.


UAAP volleyball: NU Lady Bulldogs remain on track for No. 1 spot

MANILA, Philippines–Alyssa Solomon took flight with a broad jump, knocking down the ball with more elevation, power and speed for a sure kill. That signature Solomon special practically became the routine for the night as National University overpowered Adamson, 25-16, 25-14, 25-18, on Saturday evening at the UAAP Season 86 women’s volleyball tournament. “We just go all out regardless of who we face,” said Solomon after whacking the other side...


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Basketball sleuth

2024 NBA Playoffs will be Upset City The 2024 NBA Playoffs will be immensely exciting, and every basketball fan in the world should be ecstatic. Maybe not the diehard fans of the Los Angeles Lakers and Golden State Warriors, two of the biggest fanbases in the Philippines, but for basketball in general, it is very promising. The Western Conference is wide open, with surprise entries like the Minnesota Timberwolves and Oklahoma City Thunder at the...


Pelicans, Heat catch last bus

The Miami Heat shrugged off the absence of star forward Jimmy Butler to crush the Chicago Bulls 112-91 in their play-in eliminator on Friday and earn a clash with the top-seeded Boston Celtics in the first round of the NBA playoffs. In the Western Conference, the New Orleans Pelicans, also missing their key man with forward Zion Williamson out with a hamstring injury, beat the Sacramento Kings 105-98 to set up a first-round series with the...


Why Yeng Guiao gave Andrei Caracut an earful with game all but over

"Pinapahinog lang natin si Andrei," says Guiao


Gymnast Levi Ruivivar makes it to Paris Olympics

DISPLAYING skill, grace and confidence in a silver medal finish performance, Filipino American gymnast Levi Ruivivar made her way to the Paris Olympics. The 17-year-old Ruivivar, who placed eighth in the qualification round, scored a second-best 13.633 points in the Doha leg of the FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Cup Series women's uneven bars final early Saturday (Manila time). Her silver medal finish came with 30 Olympic qualifying points that...


PREVIEW: San Miguel faces NorthPort; Meralco vs. Converge

Streaking San Miguel faces struggling NorthPort


Chery Tiggo stays on right path to semis

Chery Tiggo knows what it wants to get out of the final week of Premier Volleyball League (PVL) All-Filipino Conference preliminaries and after adding fuel to its scorching winning run, the Crossovers traveled closer to its desired destination. “This is a huge win for us because our target is to be semis-bound,” coach KungFu Reyes said in Filipino after Chery Tiggo notched its sixth consecutive win by running over Akari, 25-17, 25-20, 25-17, on...


Lady Bulldogs need to finish strong – Belen

MANILA, Philippines: The NU Lady Bulldogs may be the hottest team in the UAAP Season 86 women's volleyball tournament with six straight wins, still undefeated in the second round, but the job's not done. Outside hitter Bella Belen said that they need to finish strong with one more game in the elimination round before the Final Four begins. "Our job is not over yet until the season is over. We're not going to stop just because we haven't lost in...


Diouf yearns for PBA stint

Malick Diouf, a former UAAP Most Valuable Player (MVP) awardee who helped University of the Philippines to three Finals appearances and one title, isn’t closing the door on reinforcing a club in the place that has been his home for years. “Everybody who played in college here (in the Philippines) hopes to turn pro here. After graduating, most people set sights on the [Philippine Basketball Association, or PBA],” Diouf told the Inquirer recently....


Jhack Tepora knocks out Mexican foe in comeback fight

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Former interim world champion Jhack “El Kapitan” Tepora put on a masterful comeback performance by scoring a first technical round knockout against Mexican David Banda Leal on April 19 (April 20 Manila Time) at the Auditorio Municipal in Tijuana, Mexico. The Cebuano Tepora, who is now based in Las Vegas, Nevada, ended his two-year hiatus in boxing after reuniting with his former promoter and manager Sean Gibbons of the...


IRONKIDS 2024 Lapu-Lapu fires off on Saturday

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A total of 254 young and aspiring triathletes will test their mettle in the RLC Residences IRONKIDS 2024 Lapu-Lapu on Saturday, April 20, at The Reef Island Resort in Mactan, Cebu. The IRONKIDS serves as one of the highlight events before the centerpiece, IRONMAN 70.3 Lapu-Lapu, and has been a regular event in each of its editions. READ MORE: Road closures on April 21 in Lapu-Lapu, Cordova, SRP, CCLEX Lapu-Lapu City to...


Jontay Porter receives NBA suspension following major betting scandal


Chery Tiggo on six-game winning spree after beating Akari

STA. ROSA, Laguna: The Chery Tiggo Crossovers tuned their engines and continued to drive swiftly to pick up their sixth consecutive win after a 25-17, 25-20, 25-17 victory against the Akari Chargers in the Premier Volleyball League (PVL) 2024 All-Filipino Conference at the Sta. Rosa Sports Complex in Laguna on Saturday, April 20. Chery Tiggo is now in a four-way tie with Creamline, Choco Mucho, and Petro Gazz with 8-2 identical win-loss records....


Alonso: Aston Martin F1 should not apologise for being “too fast” in qualifying

Fernando Alonso says Aston Martin has nothing to apologise for in being “too fast” in qualifying, as he expects Formula 1 rivals to again surge past him in the race.


Gilas call-up an easy one to answer for Boatwright

Bennie Boatwright Jr. said that joining the Gilas Pilipinas program as a naturalized player was an easy decision to make. “It was kind of a no-brainer, you know,” he told a few reporters on Friday afternoon, along the sidelines of the San Miguel-Converge clash at PhilsPorts Arena in Pasig City. “It started with some of the players mentioning me. And then after we played Ginebra [in the last conference’s semifinals]. Boss Al (Francis Chua) asked...


Expectation vs reality na tent! | BT

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PVL: Creamline dominates Choco Mucho in highly-anticipated clash

What was expected to be a back-and-forth action in the highly-anticipated PVL All-Filipino Conference rematch turned into a one-sided affair after Creamline extended its mastery over sister team Choco Mucho. The Cool Smashers cruised past the Flying Titans with a 25-17, 25-22, 25-19 rout in front of 17,396 fans at Smart Araneta Coliseum Thursday night to gain a stronger position to move on to the semifinals. “This win, we’ll take it today;...


NBA: Only a championship will make season complete for Celtics

BOSTON– The Boston Celtics know that no one cares about everything they’ve accomplished during the NBA regular season. Being the only team to win 60 games? That’s cool. Beating 10 teams by 30 or more points and becoming the first team in NBA history to have three 50-point wins in the same season? Not bad. Clinching the Eastern Conference’s No. 1 playoff seed with 11 games remaining in the regular season? Yawn. READ: NBA: Celtics rest starters...


NBA: Anthony Edwards gets best of ‘favorite player’ Kevin Durant

MINNEAPOLIS — Anthony Edwards drained a 3-pointer from the wing in a dominant third quarter for the Minnesota Timberwolves, nodding his head as he barked and stared at Kevin Durant on the retreat up the court. Durant could only grin. The young star had gotten the best of the all-time great with 10 points in a five-possession spurt as the Timberwolves closed the period on a 19-4 run for a 20-point lead on the way to a 120-95 victory over the...


Phoenix hits 17 threes, deals NLEX a 35-point beating

Phoenix waxes hot from rainbow territory


UAAP: Bella Belen challenges NU to ‘stay hungry’ amid streak

MANILA, Philippines — Despite peaking at the right time, Bella Belen insists that National University still has a lot of work to do in the UAAP Season 86 women’s volleyball tournament. The Lady Bulldogs remained unbeaten in six games in the second round, emerging as the hottest team after dominating the also-ran Adamson Lady Falcons, 25-16, 25-14, 25-18, on Saturday at Philsports Arena. Belen, who delivered the goods with 14 points and five...


The incredible rise of English Wunderkind, Phil Foden


PVL: Bea De Leon realizes dream to share Araneta floor with Gumabao

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 to help Creamline beat her former team Choco Mucho, 25-17, 25-22, 25-19, in a crucial elimination round match in the PVL All-Filipino Conference. Eleven years ago, a young De Leon, wearing a La Salle shirt, manifested on X (formerly Twitter) that...


PBA: Tim Cone ‘hates’ playing vs Chot Reyes, says ‘he knows me like a book’

MANILA, Philippines—As expected, the respect between coaches Tim Cone and Chot Reyes remained at an all-time high after their classic in the PBA Philippine Cup. On Friday, Ginebra one-upped TNT in a squeaker, 87-83, at Philsports Arena and when the buzzer sounded, Cone tipped his hat anew to Reyes. “I really hate playing against Chot. I really hate it,” said Cone. “First of all, he knows me like a book and I lose more games than I win against...


NBA: Donovan Mitchell, Cavaliers open playoffs with win over Magic

CLEVELAND — Donovan Mitchell and the Cavaliers spent the week insisting they were better prepared for this year’s playoffs. On Saturday, they looked it. Mitchell scored 30 points, Jarrett Allen had 18 rebounds and the Cavs looked tougher — mentally and physically — than in last year’s first-round flop, beating the Orlando Magic 97-83 in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference playoff series. “Last year is over with,” Mitchell said. “We flushed that....


NFL Mock Draft 11.0 picks 1-16: Surely not?


Magnolia survives Rain or Shine to extend win streak to four

Magnolia ends Rain or Shine's five-game winning run


IDF troops struck a launching pit in Gaza Strip's Beit Hanoun area

IDF troops struck a launching pit in the area of Beit Hanoun, Gaza, shortly after launches were identified from the area toward the city of Sderot.


Fil-Am gymnast earns ticket to Paris

MANILA, Philippines — Levi Jung-Ruivivar switched allegiance from the United States to the Philippines last year with one goal – make the Paris Olympics. Mission accomplished. The 17-year-old Fil-Am came through with an electrifying routine to clinch the silver medal in the FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Cup Series in Doha, Qatar yesterday and a ticket to Paris Games in July. Surviving the qualification phase and snatching the eighth and last...


Russell: Hamilton F1 sprint podium doesn’t disguise progress Mercedes still needs

George Russell feels Mercedes still has a “lot of work to do” despite Lewis Hamilton grabbing its first podium of the season in Formula 1’s China sprint.


Feet of Klay

Golden State is out of the NBA playoffs and major personnel changes are expected in the wake of the unceremonious exit. Coach Steve Kerr is surely isn’t going anywhere since last February, he signed a $35 million two-year contract extension that is secured until 2025-26. Whether the renewal was premature or not, as it came before the regular season ended with the Warriors’ fate still up in the air, is futile to debate. The fact is the deal was...


PVL: Jov Gonzaga leads Cignal to victory despite failed semis bid

MANILA, Philippines–Cignal, which was eliminated from the PVL All-Filipino Conference semifinal race even before it stepped on the court, dealt a big blow to PLDT’s Final Four bid with a come-from-behind 24-26, 26-24, 25-17, 28-26 victory on Saturday at Sta. Rosa Sports Complex in Laguna. With Chery Tiggo beating Akari earlier in the day, the HD Spikers were booted out of Final Four contention—but it didn’t matter to Jov Gonzaga, who poured in...


NBA playoffs finally beckon for 76ers’ Buddy Hield after 632 games

PHILADELPHIA — Tyrese Maxey sat on his locker room chair and yelled loud enough after Philadelphia beat Miami in an NBA play-in tournament game to welcome one of the newest 76ers to the postseason club. “Buddy Hield! Welcome to the playoffs!” Maxey said. Indeed, Hield is set to make his NBA postseason debut — and all it took was 632 regular-season games plus one more bonus game Wednesday night in the 76ers’ 105-104 win over the Heat. READ: NBA:...


Exclusive: F1 to discuss new points structure

Formula 1 is to discuss a new points structure next week, Autosport can reveal, which could trigger a revamp for as early as the 2025 season.


Ginebra looking to fill in spot left by injured Malonzo

Ginebra seeking trades, free agent signings to take Malonzo's spot temporarily


Saksi Express: April 19, 2024 [HD]

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Cone says Ginebra eyeing to boost No. 3 spot

MANILA, Philippines: Tim Cone is being realistic when he said that Barangay Ginebra is already on the lookout for possible free agency pickup or even engage in a trade in a bid to shore up its 3 spot in the ongoing PBA Season Philippine Cup. Though the Gin Kings won their third straight game after nipping the TNT Tropang Giga, 87-83 on Friday for their sixth win in nine starts, Cone knows their injury-depleted roster won't reach very far in the...


Lady Bulldogs take driver’s seat

MANILA, Philippines — National U extended its winning spree to six after declawing also-ran Adamson, 25-16, 25-14, 25-18, to gain the solo lead and secure at least a playoff for a twice-to-beat bonus in the UAAP women’s volleyball tournament yesterday at the PhilSports Arena in Pasig. Still unbeaten in the second round, the Lady Bulldogs needed only 72 minutes to hike their slate to 11-2 and surpass rivals La Salle and Santo Tomas with similar...


LeBron, Durant, Steph Curry lead Team USA for Paris Olympics

USA Basketball studied every men’s basketball game it has played for about two decades and a clear trend eventually appeared. When the defense isn’t good enough, the Americans tend to get themselves into trouble. And the team for the Paris Olympics was built with that in mind. LeBron James, Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant, Bam Adebayo, Devin Booker, Joel Embiid, Jayson Tatum, Anthony Davis, Jrue Holiday, Tyrese Haliburton, Anthony Edwards and Kawhi...


Bakanke lets her game do the talking as FEU gets ready for NU showdown and Final Four

— Far Eastern University (FEU) got back at one first round tormentor in the UAAP Season 86 women’s volleyball tournament. The Lady Tamaraws hope to exact vengeance on another. And they’re upbeat, riding on the surging performance of Faida Bakanke, who is overcoming the language barrier by letting her game do the talking. “We have to finish the second round with the best record possible,” FEU coach Manolo Refugia said on Saturday. The Lady...


NBA: Timberwolves take down Suns in Game 1 behind Anthony Edwards

MINNEAPOLIS — Anthony Edwards scored 18 of his 33 points in the third quarter and had nine rebounds to carry the Minnesota Timberwolves in a tone-setting 120-95 victory over the Phoenix Suns to start the first round of the NBA playoffs on Saturday. Karl-Anthony Towns added 19 points, Nickeil Alexander-Walker scored 18 points on 7-for-12 shooting and Rudy Gobert locked down the lane with 14 points, 16 rebounds and constant shot-altering defense...


PVL: Chery Tiggo forces 4-way tie in first place

MANILA, Philippines–Chery Tiggo survived an Akari resurgence in the second frame, 25-17, 25-20, 25-17, to tighten the semifinal race on Saturday at the PVL All-Filipino Conference. Eya Laure willed the Crossovers to their sixth consecutive win with a 14-point performance from nine attacks, three blocks and an ace to force a four-way logjam at the top along with front-runners Petro Gazz, Creamline and Choco Mucho at 8-2. “I hope tumuloy talaga...


Rondina eyes rebound after loss to Creamline

RECEIVING is the Achilles heel of Flying Titan Sisi Rondina. Despite ranking first among the best scorers in the Premier Volleyball League (PVL) 2024 All-Filipino Conference, the reigning Most Valuable Player admitted that her reception is an area that she continuously needs to work on after a straight-set loss against their previous finals tormentors Creamline. "There, my lapse when it comes to receiving shows. You cannot predict the game, and...