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PH rowing team bows out of Olympic contention

PH rowing team bows out of Olympic contention

Despite a gallant stand, the hopes to barge into the Tokyo Olympics have been formally washed away for the Philippine Rowing Team after a no-win result in the 2021 Asia and Oceania Olympic Continental Qualification Regatta in Tokyo, Japan this [...]

May 7, 2021 Sports
Father Time is finally giving LeBron James a game

Father Time is finally giving LeBron James a game

Either LeBron James made a startling admission over the weekend, or he wants us to think he did. “I knew I wasn’t going to get back to 100%,” the Los Angeles Lakers superstar told reporters after Friday’s loss to the Sacramento Kings, [...]

May 4, 2021 Sports
Hidilyn Diaz formalizes fourth Olympics stint

Hidilyn Diaz formalizes fourth Olympics stint

Hidilyn Diaz formalized her entry to the 2021 Tokyo Olympics following her performance in the Asian Weightlifting Championships in Tashkent, Uzbekistan Sunday, April 18. The 30-year-old Diaz, a 2016 Rio Olympics silver medalist, lifted 90 kilograms on her second attempt [...]

April 19, 2021 Sports
De los Santos wins 50th gold

De los Santos wins 50th gold

James de Los bagged two gold medals this week to improve his gold medal haul to 14 and an overall collection of 50 since he started competing in online tournaments last year. De los Santos ruled the second leg of [...]

April 13, 2021 Sports
Knee injury sidelines Warriors rookie Wiseman

Knee injury sidelines Warriors rookie Wiseman

Golden State center James Wiseman has a right knee meniscal injury the Warriors said Sunday, amid reports the rookie could miss the rest of the NBA season. “James Wiseman (right meniscal injury) underwent an MRI, the results of which are [...]

April 12, 2021 Sports
Nikola Jokic's 27 points leads Nuggets past Pistons

Nikola Jokic’s 27 points leads Nuggets past Pistons

Nikola Jokic scored 27 points in 27 minutes and the Denver Nuggets spoiled the return of Jerami Grant and Mason Plumlee with a 134-119 shellacking of the Detroit Pistons on Tuesday night. Jokic was glad to see Plumlee, his former [...]

April 7, 2021 Sports
US NCAA stint a big boost for Catantan

US NCAA stint a big boost for Catantan

Filipino fencer Samantha Catantan said the experience she gained in the US NCAA Fencing Championship will help her in two important tournaments this month. First of these events is the 2021 World Juniors/Cadets Fencing Championship in Cairo, Egypt. “I’m no longer [...]

April 6, 2021 Sports
Nietes wins in comeback fight

Nietes wins in comeback fight

After more than two years, Donnie Nietes is back and he is a champion again. The former four-division champion Nietes scored an impressive unanimous decision win against Pablo Carillo of Colombia to take the World Boxing Organization (WBO) International junior bantamweight [...]

April 5, 2021 Sports
Dellavedova gives Cavs hope for playoff push

Dellavedova gives Cavs hope for playoff push

They’ve been teammates on a historic championship team and counted on to lead some really bad ones. Kevin Love and Matthew Dellavedova were also linked this season by injuries that kept them off the court for months. They came back [...]

April 3, 2021 Sports
Luka Doncic scores 36 as Mavericks hold off Celtics Read more: https://sports.inquirer.net/419390/luka-doncic-scores-36-as-mavericks-hold-off-celtics#ixzz6qlkzn1xb Follow us: @inquirerdotnet on Twitter | inquirerdotnet on Facebook

Luka Doncic scores 36 as Mavericks hold off Celtics

Luka Doncic scored 36 points, Jalen Brunson added 21 and the Dallas Mavericks held off the host Boston Celtics for a 113-108 victory Wednesday. Doncic sunk 7 3-pointers and shot 11-of-15 on the night as the Mavericks won for the [...]

April 1, 2021 Sports