Ricciardo drawn to Nascar, even NFL

MONTREAL—Daniel Ricciardo drove go-karts while growing up in Australia and found himself drawn to stock car racing and the big personalities behind the wheels. “I...

Lyle going through ‘scary’ period in cancer recovery

MELBOURNE, Australia—Jarrod Lyle’s wife says the Australian golfer is struggling through a “really scary” period in his third battle with cancer. Lyle, 36, underwent a...

Davao swimmers snatch top honors in Sarangani Bay

SWIMMERS from the Davao Merchant Marine Academy College of Southern Philippines bagged top honors in the recent Swim Across the Bay as part of the...

Lady Bulldogs bag Fr. Martin crown

NATIONAL player Jack Danielle Animam and newcomer Kaye Pingol showed the way with 12 points as defending champion National University (NU) beat University of...

UE, CEU cagebelles triumph

UNIVERSITY of the East (UE) and Centro Escolar University (CEU) scored contrasting victories to remain on track in the quarterfinals of the Breakdown Basketball...

Devils’ Hall wins NHL MVP award

LAS VEGAS—Taylor Hall doesn’t love public speaking, and the New Jersey Devils forward’s nervousness grew while the National Hockey League (NHL) Awards show moved...

Tight race up in Tour de France

PETER SAGAN (Bora-Hansgrohe) said he still has some way to go to reach the form he needs ahead of next month’s Tour de France. Following...

Cycling rife with Tramadol use

CYCLING is far from having cleaned up its act when it comes to drugs, a new report from the World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada) shows. The agency...

‘The Vuelta must know who won in 2017’

VUELTA a España race Director Javier Guillen has called for a resolution to the Chris Froome salbutamol case before the start of the 2018 edition...

Rivera wins with aplomb

TWO riders could celebrate victories in Colwyn Bay as the OVO Energy Women’s Tour came to an end on recently. Coryn Rivera (Team Sunweb) defended...

Retracing Jewish child refugees’ journey to Britain

BERLIN—Almost 80 years after the first “Kindertransport” evacuations of Jewish children to safety in Britain, 42 people set off on Sunday on a memorial...

Banko, Pocari eye semis seats

BANKO and Pocari Sweat-Air Force shoot for the last two semifinals berths as they battle separate foes in the quarterfinals of the Premier Volleyball...

4-way logjam

JOBIM CARLOS checked an impending skid with a lone backside birdie but his one-over 73 enabled three others to force a four-way tie for...

Messi, Argentina in big trouble

MIZHNY NOVGOROD, Russia—Lionel Messi’s frustrating international career may be coming to an early and anti-climactic finish after Argentina’s worst loss in World Cup group...

Mavs get Doncic

NEW YORK—The Phoenix Suns stayed close to home for their first No. 1 pick. The Dallas Mavericks looked all the way to Slovenia for...

UTP fields junior team to Jakarta tennis tourney

SIX young tennis superstars are set to compete in the International Tennis Federation (ITF)-AGS Junior Tennis Championships, which will be held in Jakarta starting...

Time to correct mistakes

By Pat Eaton-Robb | The Associated Press CROMWELL, Connecticut—Some of the biggest names in golf missed the cut at last week’s US Open. They’re spending...

Mickelson apologizes 4 days after hitting moving ball

NEW YORK—Phil Mickelson has apologized four days after intentionally violating golf rules by hitting a moving ball on the green at the US Open,...

For now, Majors define Koepka

Brooks Koepka now has as many majors as Greg Norman and as many Professional Golfers’ Association (PGA) Tour victories as Pat Perez. Koepka belongs in...

Superliga up at Big Dome

F2 LOGISTICS, Petron and Foton will be the teams to beat in the Chooks to Go-Philippine Superliga (PSL) Invitational that fires off tomorrow at...