TNT needs to ‘learn to adjust’ after another foul-laden game, says Racela

first_img222 million euro deal for Neymar ‘not expensive’, says Mourinho “Too many turnovers for us. Too many fouls committed also. We had 26 turnovers, we had 31 fouls that led to 28 free throws, so,” said Racela.The KaTropa were whistled for personal fouls 11 times more than the Beermen, who went 19-of-28 from the line.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSEnd of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legendSPORTSRedemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie ThompsonSPORTSMayweather beats Pacquiao, Canelo for ‘Fighter of the Decade’TNT took a trip to the free throw line just eight times with import Michael Craig Jr., who played 35 minutes and took 25 shots, never having any chance to shoot freebies.“At least, we had eight free throws. They might say something about it so…” said Racela smiling. LeBron James scores 31 points, Lakers beat Rockets Indian national gunned down in Camarines Sur ‘I’m out!’: PewDiePie releases last video before taking break from YouTube Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks PLAY LIST 01:40Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks01:32Taal Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netTNT head coach Nash Racela turned his attention to the KaTropa’s sloppy play and foul woes in their loss to San Miguel Beer Wednesday.Cautious with his words, Racela contained himself from elaborating further on the foul situation.ADVERTISEMENT McGregor blasts Cerrone in 40 seconds in UFC return End of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legend OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ‘a duplicitous move’ – Lacson MOST READ View comments 787 earthquakes recorded in 24 hours due to restive Taal Volcano Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. LATEST STORIES Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Kawhi Leonard, Clippers rally to beat Pelicans “It’s hard. We just have to learn to adjust. That’s just how it is,” he added.Despite having to deal with a huge disparity on free throws, TNT was still in it until the latter part of the fourth quarter where San Miguel pulled away behind June Mar Fajardo.Fajardo scored 12 of his game-high 27 points in the final frame.ADVERTISEMENT Marcosian mode: Duterte threatens to arrest water execs ‘one night’last_img read more

Maria Sakkari Made the Wimbledon 3rd Round; Marcos Baghdatis Beats James Ward

first_imgTweetPinShare0 Shares LONDON – Greek tennis player Maria Sakkari made the Wimbledon third round for the first time on Wednesday, counting her blessings that she once got the chop from a karate class, firstpost.com reports.The 21-year-old from Athens defied her world ranking of 101 to knock out 44th-ranked Kristyna Pliskova of the Czech Republic 6-7 (6/8), 6-4, 6-4.James Ward made it to the third round back in 2015 but has dropped out of the top 1000 in the world this year.FILE – Marcos Baghdatis.And Cypriot Marcos Baghdatis, a one-time Australian Open finallist made short work of the Brit, dispatching him 6-4, 6-4, 6-3, express.co reports.(AP) Show courts schedule on Tuesday at Wimbledon:Play begins on Centre Court and No. 1 Court at 1200 GMTall other courts at 1030 GMTCentre CourtAngelique Kerber (1), Germany, vs. Irina Falconi, United StatesMartin Klizan, Slovakia, vs. Novak Djokovic (2), SerbiaAlexandr Dolgopolov, Ukraine, vs. Roger Federer (3), SwitzerlandNo. 1 CourtMilos Raonic (6), Canada, vs. Jan-Lennard Struff, GermanyKarolina Pliskova (3), Czech Republic, vs. Evgeniya Rodina, RussiaDominic Thiem (8), Australia, vs. Vasek Pospisil, CanadaNo. 2 CourtJuan Martin del Potro (29), Argentina, vs. Thanasi Kokkinakis, AustraliaAgnieszka Radwanska (9), Poland, vs. Jelena Jankovic, SerbiaJeremy Chardy, France, vs. Tomas Berdych (11), Czech RepublicOns Jabeur, Tunisia, vs. Svetlana Kuznetsova (7), RussiaNo. 3 CourtKyle Edmund, Britain, vs. Alexander Ward, BritainEkaterina Alexandrova, Russia, vs. Garbine Muguruza (14), SpainEvgeny Donskoy, Russia, vs. Alexander Zverev (10), GermanyKristina Mladenovic (12), France, vs. Pauline Parmentier, FranceCourt 12Richard Gasquet (22), France, vs. David Ferrer, SpainKatie Boulter, Britain, vs. Christina McHale, United StatesGrigor Dimitrov (13), Bulgaria, vs. Diego Schwartzman, ArgentinaOceane Dodin, France, vs. Lucie Safarova (32), Czech RepublicCourt 18Mona Barthel, Germany, vs. CoCo Vandeweghe (24), United StatesGael Monfils (15), France, vs. Daniel Brands, GermanyJames Ward, Britain, vs. Marcos Baghdatis, Cyprus(AP) — Results on Monday at Wimbledon:Singles Men First RoundJo-Wilfried Tsonga (12), France, def. Cameron Norrie, Britain, 6-3, 6-2, 6-2.Pierre-Hugues Herbert, France, def. Nick Kyrgios (20), Australia, 6-3, 6-4 retired.Benoit Paire, France, def. Rogerio Dutra Silva, Brazil, 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (10), 6-4.Karen Khachanov (30), Russia, def. Andrey Kuznetsov, Russia, 7-6 (4), 2-6, 6-3, 1-6, 6-2.Simone Bolelli, Italy, def. Yen-hsun Lu, Taiwan, 6-3, 1-6, 6-3, 6-4.Jerzy Janowicz, Poland, def. Denis Shapovalov, Canada, 6-4, 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (2).Nikoloz Basilashvili, Georgia, def. Carlos Berlocq, Argentina, 6-4, 7-6 (3), 6-1.Sam Querrey (24), United States, def. Thomas Fabbiano, Italy, 7-6 (5), 7-5, 6-2.Dustin Brown, Germany, def. Joao Sousa, Portugal, 3-6, 7-6 (5), 6-4, 6-4.Kei Nishikori (9), Japan, def. Marco Cecchinato, Italy, 6-2, 6-2, 6-0.Thiago Monteiro, Brazil, def. Andrew Whittington, Australia, 4-6, 6-3, 7-6 (4), 7-6 (5).Andy Murray (1), Britain, def. Alexander Bublik, Kazakhstan, 6-1, 6-4, 6-2.Kevin Anderson, South Africa, def. Fernando Verdasco (31), Spain, 2-6, 7-6 (5), 7-6 (8), 6-3.Roberto Bautista Agut (18), Spain, def. Andreas Haider-Maurer, Austria, 6-3, 6-1, 6-2.Donald Young, United States, def. Denis Istomin, Uzbekistan, 5-7, 6-4, 6-4, 4-2, retired.Florian Mayer, Germany, def. Viktor Troicki, Serbia, 6-1, retired.Andreas Seppi, Italy, def. Norbert Gombos, Slovakia, 6-2, 3-6, 6-2, 6-1.Rafael Nadal (4), Spain, def. John Millman, Australia, 6-1, 6-3, 6-2.Peter Gojowczyk, Germany, def. Marius Copil, Romania, 7-6 (5), 2-6, 6-3, 6-1.Sergiy Stakhovsky, Ukraine, def. Julien Benneteau, France, 6-3, 7-6 (8), 2-6, 6-2.Lucas Pouille (14), France, def. Malek Jaziri, Tunisia, 6-7 (5), 6-4, 6-4, 7-6 (2).Marin Cilic (7), Croatia, def. Philipp Kohlschreiber, Germany, 6-4, 6-2, 6-3.Fabio Fognini (28), Italy, def. Dmitry Tursunov, Russia, 6-1, 6-3, 6-3.Lukas Rosol, Czech Republic, def. Henri Laaksonen, Switzerland, 4-6, 7-5, 6-3, 6-4.Daniil Medvedev, Russia, def. Stan Wawrinka (5), Switzerland, 6-4, 3-6, 6-4, 6-1.Gilles Muller (16), Luxembourg, def. Marton Fucsovics, Hungary, 7-5, 6-4, 6-2.Damir Dzumhur, Bosnia-Herzegovina, def. Renzo Olivo, Argentina, 6-2, 6-0, 6-1.Ruben Bemelmans, Belgium, def. Tommy Haas, Germany, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3, 7-5.Steve Johnson (26), United States, def. Nicolas Kicker, Argentina, 6-4, 7-5, 6-3.Aljaz Bedene, Britain, def. Ivo Karlovic (21), Croatia, 6-7 (5), 7-6 (6), 6-7 (7), 7-6 (7), 8-6.Jiri Vesely, Czech Republic, def. Illya Marchenko, Ukraine, 6-1, 4-6, 4-6, 7-5, 6-1.Radu Albot, Moldova, leads Facundo Bagnis, Argentina, 4-6, 6-4, 7-6 (9), susp., darkness.Women First RoundMadison Keys (17), United States, def. Nao Hibino, Japan, 6-4, 6-2.Beatriz Haddad Maia, Brazil, def. Laura Robson, Britain, 6-4, 6-2.Camila Giorgi, Italy, def. Alize Cornet, France, 5-7, 6-4, 6-4.Aryna Sabalenka, Belarus, def. Irina Khromacheva, Russia, 6-3, 6-4.Wang Qiang, China, def. Chang Kai-chen, Taiwan, 6-3, 6-4.Simona Halep (2), Romania, def. Marina Erakovic, New Zealand, 6-4, 6-1.Venus Williams (10), United States, def. Elise Mertens, Belgium, 7-6 (7), 6-4.Elina Svitolina (4), Ukraine, def. Ashleigh Barty, Australia, 7-5, 7-6 (8).Carina Witthoeft, Germany, def. Mirjana Lucic-Baroni (26), Croatia, 6-3, 5-7, 8-6.Barbora Strycova (22), Czech Republic, def. Veronica Cepede Royg, Paraguay, 6-3, 6-3.Francesca Schiavone, Italy, def. Mandy Minella, Luxembourg, 6-1, 6-1.Kristyna Pliskova, Czech Republic, def. Roberta Vinci (31), Italy, 7-6 (6), 6-2.Naomi Osaka, Japan, def. Sara Sorribes Tormo, Spain, 6-3, 7-6 (3).Maria Sakkari, Greece, def. Katerina Siniakova, Czech Republic, 6-3, 6-4.Petra Kvitova (11), Czech Republic, def. Johanna Larsson, Sweden, 6-3, 6-4.Dominika Cibulkova (8), Slovakia, def. Andrea Petkovic, Germany, 6-3, 3-6, 9-7.Caroline Garcia (21), France, def. Jana Cepelova, Slovakia, 6-1, 6-1.Madison Brengle, United States, def. Richel Hogenkamp, Netherlands, 6-3, 6-3.Francoise Abanda, Canada, def. Kurumi Nara, Japan, 6-2, 6-4.Jennifer Brady, United States, def. Danka Kovinic, Montenegro, 6-3, 6-1.Ana Bogdan, Romania, def. Duan Ying-Ying, China, 6-4, 6-2.Johanna Konta (6), Britain, def. Hsieh Su-wei, Taiwan, 6-2, 6-2.Irina-Camelia Begu, Romania, def. Naomi Broady, Britain, 6-4, 6-2.Heather Watson, Britain, def. Maryna Zanevska, Belgium, 6-1, 7-6 (5).Anastasija Sevastova (18), Latvia, def. Yulia Putintseva, Kazakhstan, 6-1, 7-6 (3).Ana Konjuh (27), Croatia, def. Sabine Lisicki, Germany, 6-1, 6-4.Peng Shuai, China, def. Marketa Vondrousova, Czech Republic, 6-7 (5), 6-0, 6-4.Victoria Azarenka, Belarus, def. CiCi Bellis, United States, 3-6, 6-2, 6-1.Donna Vekic, Croatia, def. Natalia Vikhlyantseva, Russia, 6-7 (6), 6-4, 6-1.Carla Suarez Navarro (25), Spain, def. Eugenie Bouchard, Canada, 1-6, 6-1, 6-1.Elena Vesnina (15), Russia, def. Anna Blinkova, Russia, 6-4, 5-7, 6-2.Jelena Ostapenko (13), Latvia, def. Aliaksandra Sasnovich, Belarus, 6-0, 1-6, 6-3.last_img read more