French Open: Novak Djokovic comes through testing quarter-final to set up potential Carlos Alcaraz clash | tennis news

Novak Djokovic overcame a first-set blip to beat Karen Khachanov 4-6 7-6 (7-0) 6-2 6-4 and reach the French Open semi-finals. The victory sets up a potential showdown with world number one Carlos Alcaraz, who takes on fifth seed Stefanos Tsitsipas later on Tuesday. Djokovic, twice champion before at Roland Garros, remains on course for…

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Almond Vosotros, TNT continue 3×3 success with Serbia World Finals slot

TNT and Uratex following their respective victories in the Red Bull Half Court National Finals. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO MANILA, Philippines—Almond Vosotros and TNT added another feather to their cap in 3×3 after ruling the Red Bull Half Court 2023 National Finals on Saturday at Taguig Community Center. Fresh off a silver medal finish in the Cambodia…

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Jack Butland: Rangers sign goalkeeper on four-year deal | Soccer News

Rangers have signed goalkeeper Jack Butland on a pre-contract, subject to international clearance. The 30-year-old, who has nine England caps, will officially move to Ibrox on July 1 after agreeing a four-year deal, following the expiry of his contract at Crystal Palace. Butland had been on loan at Manchester United this season and will compete…

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BWB All-Star Andy Gemao to bring learnings from camp to Letran Squires bid

Andy Gemao (fourth from the left, jersey #11) is named to the NBA BWB Abu Dhabi All-Star team. –NBA BWB PHOTO MANILA, Philippines—It may be a tall order but Andy Gemao is ready to help Letran defend the NCAA boys’ basketball crown after pick up several lessons in the NBA’s Basketball Without Borders Asia camp.…

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St James’s Palace Stakes: No concerns over quick ground at Ascot for Guineas hero Chaldean | racing news

Andrew Balding has no concerns about the prospect of Chaldean tackling quicker ground at Royal Ascot. The Dewhurst and 2000 Guineas winner remains on target for what looks a stellar renewal of the St James’s Palace Stakes on the first day of the meeting, June 20. For Balding, with the Guineas already in the bag,…

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Brandon Ingram, Jaren Jackson commit to Team USA in Fiba World Cup

FILE – Brandon Ingram #14 of the New Orleans Pelican. —Carmen Mandato/Getty Images/AFP MANILA, Philippines—The anticipation for the 2023 Fiba World Cup continues to build two months before the most prestigious basketball showcase tips off in Manila. No one could be more giddy than avid Filipino NBA fans with Team USA’s star-studded roster starting to…

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Tom Lockyer: Luton captain says he has been given the all-clear after collapsing in Championship play-off final | Soccer News

Luton captain Tom Lockyer has confirmed he has been “given the all-clear” after his collapse in the Sky Bet Championship play-off final last week. Lockyer fell to the ground untouched while backpedalling early in the game against Coventry at Wembley – which the Hatters won 6-5 on penalties – and then appeared to pass out…

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Rogelio Esquivel makes history with World Longboard Tour qualification

Rogelio “Jay-R’” Esquivel. –United Philippine Surfing Association Facebook page: Rogelio “Jay-R’” Esquivel has reached the pinnacle of world longboard surfing twice in a month. Shortly after punching a ticket to the World Beach Games, Esquivel earned a coveted spot in the 2023 World Surf League Longboard Tour, the first Filipino to reach the grand stage…

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Tottenham appoint Ange Postecoglou head coach after Celtic’s domestic treble | Soccer News

Ange Postecoglou has been appointed Tottenham head coach on a four-year deal. Postecoglou, set to be the first Australian to manage in the Premier League, will join Spurs on July 1 after two years at Celtic in which he was won back-to-back Scottish Premiership titles and a domestic treble this season. Spurs held talks with…

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Dwight Ramos signs extension with Levanga Hokkaido in B.League

Dwight Ramos for Levanga Hokkaido in the Japan B.League. –LEVANGA HOKKAIDO PHOTO MANILA, Philippines—Dwight Ramos and Levanga Hokkaido have agreed to a contract extension, the B.League club announced Tuesday. Ramos averaged 9.5 points, 3.9 rebounds and 2.8 assists last season in his first year with Hokkaido. “Ramos played an active role in leading the team…

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