Double duty for water polo stars: Canete, Anota fielded in open water swim

first_imgMOST READ 787 earthquakes recorded in 24 hours due to restive Taal Volcano Photo from Kuala Lumpur SEA Games Website.KUALA LUMPUR—The country’s bets in the men’s open water swimming happen to be water polo players, too.Teodoro Roy Canete and Mico Anota will comprise the men’s team to the 10-kilometer competition to be held Friday morning at Water Sports Complex in Presint 6, Putrajaya.ADVERTISEMENT Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. End of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legend Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Swimming in Philippine women’s side in the competition to be held in the famed river are Melissa Gray Courtney and Erica Kristy Lukang.Canete and Anota are top scorers for the water polo team which will have a break from competition.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’ Gilas Pilipinas motivated amid pressure to deliver SEA Games gold LATEST STORIES 2 nabbed in Bicol drug stingscenter_img View comments Vilma Santos, Luis Manzano warn public of fake account posing as her Marcosian mode: Duterte threatens to arrest water execs ‘one night’ Albay to send off disaster response team to Batangas Ai-Ai delas Alas on Jiro Manio: ‘Sana pinahalagahan niya ang naitulong ko’ 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 787 earthquakes recorded in 24 hours due to restive Taal Volcano Teen gunned down in Masbatelast_img read more

Ranking Premier League ‘big six’ clubs based on their best seven-a-side team

first_img Most popular football news RANKED A World Cup winning goalkeeper, one of the classiest defenders of his era in Ledley King and one of the best strikers in the world. And that’s not even mentioning Luka Modric or Gareth Bale! 2. Manchester United 3. Liverpool 6 5. Manchester City 6. Arsenal Best clips, calls and talkSPORT moments of 2019, feat Hearn, McCoist and more That’s a very stylish midfield, isn’t it? The defence and attack is not too shabby, either smart causal Despite the back line having their moments, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Robin van Persie would probably score as many as this Arsenal side would concede Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions MONEY Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? 4. Chelsea Every current Premier League club’s best kit from the past decade In Ederson you’ve pretty much got another man in attack, haven’t you? And with Sergio Aguero up front goals are pretty much guaranteed 6 highlights possible standings 6 6 silverware How the Premier League table could change after the Boxing Day fixtures impact Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade Every Championship club’s best signing of the decade, including Taarabt and Dack England’s most successful clubs of the past decade, according to trophies won 6 Forbes list reveals how much Mayweather, Ronaldo and Messi earned this decade 6 You’ll struggle to find many teams that can break down that defence easily and you’ll also struggle to find a back line capable of stopping that attack scoring. REVEALED BEST OF Just look at those teams.All that is missing is a team name with a poorly crafted pun thrown into the mix.When we saw the people at Dream Team had created seven-a-side teams for the Premier League ‘big six’ using players from the last 10 years, it was the duty of talkSPORT.com to rank them and we encourage you to do the same.1. Tottenham ADVICE The front two, when not getting on the end of Eden Hazard and Frank Lampard’s creativity, will spend the match bullying their opponents Ronaldo warned Lukaku how hard scoring goals in Serie A would be before Inter movelast_img read more

League Cup: Chelsea knock Liverpool out, Arsenal and Tottenham move into next round

first_imgThe brilliance of Chelsea’s Eden Hazard ended Liverpool’s 100 percent start to the season as Maurizio Sarri’s side enjoyed a 2-1 win at Anfield in the League Cup third round on Wednesday.Liverpool have started with six wins in the Premier League and a victory in the Champions League but they were knocked out by a superb solo goal from Hazard in the 85th minute.Former Chelsea striker Daniel Sturridge, who had earlier missed an open goal, put Liverpool in front in the 58th minute with an acrobatic volley after Willy Caballero parried out Naby Keita’s drive.Emerson levelled for Chelsea in the 79th, slotting home after Simon Mignolet parried out a Ross Barkley header from a free kick whipped in by Hazard.Great to go through to the next round. What a goal to win the game from @hazardeden10 .Well done lads . pic.twitter.com/rxzBakixkmGary Cahill (@GaryJCahill) September 26, 2018The goal was reviewed by VAR but ruled as fair although Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp felt it should have been disallowed for offside.Sturridge then struck the bar with a fine effort from distance but it was Chelsea who struck the decisive blow.Belgian forward Hazard, a 56th-minute substitute, won the game with a devastating finish after a powerful run in from the flank, weaving past two Liverpool defenders behind before firing into the far corner.”It’s a fantastic goal. Not only the beauty of it but for the time he scored it,” Chelsea assistant manager Gianfranco Zola said.”Not only is he one of the best in the Premier League – if not the best – but he is one of the best in Europe and the world.advertisement”In my opinion we haven’t seen the best of him yet. He’s remarkable,” he added.The two teams face each other at Stamford Bridge on Saturday in the Premier League.Elsewhere, West Ham United hammered fourth tier (League Two) Macclesfield Town 8-0 for their biggest win since 1983.Grady Diangana and Robert Snodgrass both scored twice as West Ham ripped apart the Cheshire side who are bottom of League Two without a win this season.We’re through to the next round of the @Carabao_Cup! #COYS pic.twitter.com/9B4TmPUDZKTottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) September 26, 2018In an all-Premier League tie, Tottenham Hotspur progressed to the last 16 by beating Watford 4-2 on penalties after the game, played in Milton Keynes, ended 2-2.Isaac Success had given Watford the lead in the 46th minute but Spurs looked to have grabbed the win thanks to a Dele Alli penalty in the 82nd minute and Erik Lamela’s goal four minutes later.But Etienne Capoue’s 89th-minute drive took the game to penalties, only for Capoue and Domingos Quina to fail to convert their spot-kicks and Alli wrapped up victory for Spurs.Danny Welbeck scored twice as Arsenal beat Championship Brentford 3-1.After the former Manchester United striker put the Gunners 2-0 up, Alan Judge brought Brentford back into the game but Alexandre Lacazette made sure of the win for Arsenal.”I am very happy individually with the player. He gave us his quality and also his commitment every day.”@UnaiEmery_ is sounding impressed by @DannyWelbeck…Arsenal FC (@Arsenal) September 27, 2018In an all-Championship match, Nottingham Forest beat Stoke City 3-2 despite having Diogo Goncalves sent off 13 minutes from time.last_img read more