Bayern Munich’s 7-1 thrashing of AS Roma was fairly similar to Germany’s semi-final triumph over Brazil at the World Cup. From the personnel, to the score-line, to the pattern of the match, the reigning Bundesliga champions were vastly superior.
After steering his Kia Sorento basketball team to its first victory in the 40th season of the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA), Manny Pacquiao should now focus on his training and conditioning for his upcoming fight.
Kansas City -
A top-flight pitching matchup is among the headlines as the World Series commences in earnest Tuesday from Kaufman Stadium in Kansas City, a town that hasn't hosted a World Series game in nearly 30 years.
The Vancouver Canucks had quite the sellout streak going but it ended Saturday night. The game against the Tampa Bay Lightning marked the first time the Canucks did not sell out a regular season game in 474 games, a streak dating back to Nov. 14, 2002.
Kia Sorento, the newest member of the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) under playing coach Manny Pacquiao, has won its first game in the 40th season of the PBA at the Philippine Arena in Bocaue, Bulacan, Philippines Sunday.
Jamaican boxer Nicholas Walters remains unbeaten after trashing former WBA featherweight champion Nonito Domaire via a 6th round knockout victory Saturday night at the StubHub Center in Carson, California.
WBA middleweight champion and Olympic silver medalist Gennady Golovkin of Kazakhstan wasted no time in dispatching veteran boxing rival Marco Antonio Rubio in the second round of their fight at the StubHub Center in Carson, California Saturday night.
Thousands of basketball and boxing fans from Metro Manila and surrounding provinces are expected to fill the newly-constructed Philippine Arena to capacity when Filipino boxing superstar debuts as a professional basketball player.
The Minnesota Timberwolves already made big news during the NBA off-season as they traded All Star Kevin Love, but reports have the front office looking to make another move as the start of the regular season approaches.
Saint Louis -
The St Louis Rams are the youngest squad in the NFL. but poor decisions by the front office with draft picks in recent years are about to make this team even younger when the 2015 season gets started next summer.
Manny Pacquiao is taking a quick break from his training camp in General Santos City in the Philippines to lead the Kia Sorento basketball team when it debuts as member of PBA, the country's premiere professional basketball club Sunday.
It appears that the Maple Leafs will be going with the hot glove hand tonight and starting James Reimer for their game against the Red Wings in Toronto. Reimer was in the 'home goal' at practice this morning, a strong indicator he's in net tonight.
San Fransisco -
San Francisco Giants baseball club advanced Thursday to the World Series following a Game 5 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals, and will begin next week a best-of-seven series against the Kansas City Royals.
WBA middleweight champion and Olympic silver medalist Gennady Golovkin of Kazakhstan is staking his titles against WBC interim middleweight titlist Marco Antonio Rubio of Mexico Saturday night at the StubHub Center in Carson, California.