Mighty Sports-PH stops UAE, secures QF spot in DubaiJustin Brownlee delivered anew as Mighty Sports Philippines repulsed the pesky United Arab Emirates (UAE) national team, 86-78, to notch a quarterfinal spot in the 30th Dubai International Basketball Championship at the Shabab Al-Ahli Club on Saturday night (early Sunday in Manila). Brownlee tallied a double-double of 18 points and 11 rebounds, but none bigger than a crucial dunk late in the game that helped the Philippines representative fend off the host country for a second straight victory. It was a fitting follow-up to Mighty Sports’ 87-58 romp over American University in Dubai as the Filipino ball club secured its place in the final eight of the 10-team tournament. The Charles Tiu-mentored quintet already surpassed its one-win production in its debut participation in the Dubai hoops competition two years ago. Chinese Basketball Association veteran Randolph Morris topscored for Mighty with 20 points to go with seven … [Read more...] about Mighty Sports-PH stops UAE, secures QF spot in Dubai
PUBLISHED: 12:59 03 February 2019 | UPDATED: 12:59 03 February 2019 Jake Humphrey at Canaryball Rally launch. Photo: Kelly Saddleton Archant A charity building a state-of-the-art sports facility outside Norwich has started the engine on a fundraising project which pays homage to its partner organisation. Canaryball Rally launch. Kelly SaddletonThe Norwich City Community Sports Foundation (CSF) has launched the Credo Canaryball Rally, which will see 20 teams travel across Europe to raise money for its facility The Nest.During the five-day rally the teams will visit the three stadiums that Norwich City played in during their famous 1993-94 UEFA Cup run: Arnhem in Holland, Munich in Germany and Milan in Italy.TV presenter and CSF trustee Jake Humphrey was at the launch event at The Nest in Horsford on Friday evening, where invited guests were given more details and encouraged to sign up to the rally, which is taking place from October 9 to 14.Mr Humphrey said that while the trip would … [Read more...] about Sports foundation gets ball rolling on Norwich City-inspired fundraiser
.......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... ..........BASKETBALLFRIDAYSt. MICHAEL’S 67, ROBERTSON 56: Going on the road in District 2-3A is never an easy task, but with the district turnaround point coming next week, St. Michael’s already has pocketed two of the toughest road victories in back to back games this week.ADVERTISEMENTSkipWith Hayden Lee coming back from a concussion to score 15 points with eight rebound, the Horsemen were able to overcome a rough start — especially from the foul line — to turn away host Robertson. St. Mike’s won at Santa Fe Indian School 56-45.“They usually play tough with St. Mike’s, especially in Las Vegas,” Horsemen coach David Rodriguez said of the Cardinals (10-10, 2-2). “We didn’t expect anything less.”The schools have one of the tougher … [Read more...] about Week in Review: A look back at the top sports stories in northern NM
Published 10:00 pm PST, Saturday, February 2, 2019 SUNDAY College basketballMen9a Georgetown at Villanova FS1 9a Wake Forest at Clemson ESPNU 9a Minnesota at Purdue BigTen 11a East Carolina at Connecticut ESPNews 1p Stanford at Cal ESPNU (810) Women9a Duquesne at Fordham CBSSN 10a South Florida at Central Florida ESPN2 10a Mississippi State at Alabama SECNet 11a George Washington at Saint Louis CBSSN 11a Creighton at Villanova FS1 11a Purdue at Michigan State BigTen 11a Florida at Kentucky ESPNU Noon Tennessee at Vanderbilt ESPN2 Noon Georgia at Auburn SECNet 2p South Carolina at Arkansas SECNet Golf10a PGA: Phoenix Open GolfCh. Noon PGA: Phoenix Open Channel: 11Channel: 3Channel: 8 Horse racing11:15a Golden Gate Fields NBA11a Oklahoma City at Boston Channel: 7Channel: 10 Jared Goff, left, and Tom Brady will start at quarterback for the Rams and Patriots, respectively, in Sunday’s Super Bowl. Jared Goff, left, and Tom Brady will start at quarterback for the … [Read more...] about Bay Sports sports calendar, Feb. 3-4
By Sam Dean Updated 6:58 pm PST, Saturday, February 2, 2019 “Zwift” is a multiplayer cycling video game that can host virtual races. “Zwift” is a multiplayer cycling video game that can host virtual races. Photo: Zwift Photo: Zwift Image 1 of / 3 Caption Close Image 1 of 3 “Zwift” is a multiplayer cycling video game that can host virtual races. “Zwift” is a multiplayer cycling video game that can host virtual races. Photo: Zwift A new path to glory: Could virtual bicycle racing revitalize an old sport? 1 / 3 Back to Gallery Fifty-two cyclists assembled at the starting line for a 40-kilometer road race under a perfect blue sky. In the … [Read more...] about A new path to glory: Could virtual bicycle racing revitalize an old sport?