Pasig Chooks bows out early in Fiba 3×3 Kunshan Challenger

first_imgPhivolcs: Slim probability of Taal Volcano caldera eruption Pagadian on tighter security for 100,000 expected at Sto. Niño feast The Witcher series prompts over 500,000 reprints of Andrzej Sapkowski’s books Solon urges Solgen to reconsider quo warranto petition vs ABS-CBN Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard Vasic ended the contest with a long deuce with 2:13 to spare to end Pasig’s campaign.Munzon and Statham were the only players to score for Pasig as they finished with six points each.Kojic, who scored just four points during their encounter in the Doha Masters, led the balanced Liman attack with eight.ADVERTISEMENT Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next MOST READ Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college The Philippine-based club team was shown the door by Liman, the third-ranked club in the world, 12-22, Saturday evening at Huaqiao International Service Business Park in Kunshan, China.With a 0-2 record, Pasig Chooks bowed out early in Pool A as Liman (2-0) and Sosnovy Bor (1-1) advanced to the knockout playoffs on Sunday that will determine the last two entries in the World Tour Chengdu Masters.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGolden State Warriors sign Lee to multiyear contract, bring back ChrissSPORTSCoronation night?SPORTSThirdy Ravena gets‍‍‍ offers from Asia, Australian ball clubsPasig got off to a fast start after taking a 3-0 lead before the Serbian side imposed its will, going on a 14-3 blitz to put the defending Chooks-to-Go Pilipinas 3×3 President’s Cup champions away.Joshua Munzon and Taylor Statham tried to get Pasig in the thick of things but Liman simply had too much firepower with the quartet of world No. 4 Aleksandar Ratkov, No. 5 Mihailo Vasic, No. 8 Stefan Kojic, and Maksim Kovacevic in the fray. CONTRIBUTED PHOTOMANILA, Philippines—Pasig Chooks-to-Go suffered a pair of tough losses just two hours apart in its campaign in the 2019 FIBA 3X3 Kunshan Challenger.After losing to Russia’s Sosnovy Bor on a game winner, Pasig failed to regroup and got manhandled in a must-win duel.ADVERTISEMENT Family of champions: Little sister Dani Ravena wins first UAAP title NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption PLAY LIST 02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award03:05Malakanyang bilib sa Phivolcs | Chona Yu Eduard Folayang gets new opponent for ONE Manila card Will you be the first P16 Billion Powerball jackpot winner from the Philippines? LATEST STORIES LeBron James stretches lead in NBA All-Star Game fan voting Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. View commentslast_img read more

Man City 3 Wolves 0 Live: Jesus double cuts Liverpool’s lead – reaction to win

first_imgManchester City cut Liverpool’s lead at the top of the Premier League table back to four points with an easy win over Wolves at the Etihad.Needing a responce to the Reds’ win at Brighton on Saturday, champions City controlled the Monday night football clash. a year ago14th January 2019MarcMan City 2 Wolves 0 HALF-TIMESo it’s all gone City’s way in the first 45 and referee Pawson has got the big calls right despite protests from the away fans.Jesus’ double and Boly’s red card has surely put this game beyond Wolves and it could become a matter of how many for City. Back underway at the Etihad 🙌Join @JimProudfoot & Ray Houghton for second half commentary of #MCIWOL📻 Live coverage → https://t.co/nOCybh8ExD pic.twitter.com/eV2qdqJsMq— talkSPORT (@talkSPORT) January 14, 2019a year ago14th January 2019MarcMan City 2 Wolves 0 HALF-TIME FT: Man City 3-0 Wolves“Manchester City are back to their brilliant best,” says Ray Houghton.Thoughts on the game? 🤔📻 https://t.co/nOCybh8ExD // #MCIWOL pic.twitter.com/L5xIK7OGmy— talkSPORT (@talkSPORT) January 14, 2019a year ago14th January 2019MarcMan City 3 Wolves 0 FULL-TIME Gabriel Jesus bagged a brace either side of Willy Boly’s red card and an own goal from Conor Coady in the second half completed City’s win.Relive the action and reaction with our live blog or click below to get involved with the live coverage on talkSPORT.FirstPrev1 of 3NextLasta year ago14th January 2019MarcThat’s it from us here but make sure to tune into talkSPORT right now for more reaction to the Etihad clash.Thanks for joining us and see you all again soon! 1 a year ago14th January 2019MarcMan City 3 Wolves 0 – Player reactionKyle Walker: “When they go down to ten men we’re always going to find it easier but fair play to them, we were fortunate to get the three goals.“It was disappointing to be left out of the Premier League line up but it was a reality check to sit back and look on the bench. You probably learn more on the bench. I took it all on the chin and have to keep working hard.“I don’t think anything’s changed but we’re getting the rub of the green now. Were still in all four competitions but we have to close Liverpool down and win as many games as possible.”Gabriel Jesus: “I know Sergio [Aguero] is an amazing player and helps me a lot, so when Sergio plays he helps the team and when I play I want to help as well.“I’m playing better and scoring goals is important to me because I am a striker and I need to score goals.” GOAL!! Man City 2-0 Wolves (penalty)#MCIWOL // #MCFC // #WWFC📻 Live coverage → https://t.co/nOCybh8ExD pic.twitter.com/BrRzgYBjHL— talkSPORT (@talkSPORT) January 14, 2019 a year ago14th January 2019MarcMan City 3 Wolves 0 FULL-TIMEAnd that is that. No problems at all for City as they see off Wolves thanks to Jesus’ double, Boly’s red card and an own goal from Coady.There will be plenty of reaction to the Etihad clash on talkSPORT right now, go check it out and get involved! a year ago14th January 2019MarcMan City 3 Wolves 092 min: Gundogan gets crowded out as he looks to add his name to the score-sheet late on here. Wolves have done really well to limit the damage and can leave the Etihad with their heads held high.a year ago14th January 2019MarcMan City 3 Wolves 089 min: De Bruyne has been magnificent since coming on and he cuts in from the left to drill a cross into the box. Wolves do well to clear but City want a fourth.Then, all of sudden, Wolves win a corner but it’s a waste. Not a lot for the travelling fans to enjoy tonight. Three minutes of stoppage time to come.a year ago14th January 2019MarcMan City 3 Wolves 086 min: The Etihad is emptying as Ederson decides to get into the action himself. The keeper has had nothing to do tonight and comes 40 yards out to become City’s holding midfielder for a few seconds much to Guardiola’s disdain. a year ago14th January 2019MarcMan City 3 Wolves 083 min: Around ten minutes to go then at the Etihad, can City find any more goals? a year ago14th January 2019MarcMan City 3 Wolves 0 – Conor Coady OG78 min: And Guardiola does have his third.De Bruyne picks up the ball from a short corner and whips in a devilish cross that nestles into the Wolves net after a slight deflection off Coady. Lovely stuff from De Bruyne.a year ago14th January 2019MarcMan City 2 Wolves 0 75 min: Some brilliant play from De Bruyne gets Walker in but he is caught offside. Aguero comes on for Jesus as Guardiola looks for more goals.a year ago14th January 2019MarcMan City 2 Wolves 070 min: It’s all very, very comfortable for the home side who are playing some lovely football but without that killer finish in the second half so far.Fernandinho and Walker take aim from range but it’s no good from either. Moutinho, 32, is replaced by Gibbs-White, 18, and Sane is off for Gundogan.a year ago14th January 2019MarcMan City 2 Wolves 067 min: De Bruyne takes another crack at goal and put his full force into it. That could have broken the net but it flies wide. Is that some pent up aggression coming out of the Belgian?City pour forward once more but this time Dendoncker can deal with his compatriot De Bruyne to snuff that attack out.a year ago14th January 2019MarcMan City 2 Wolves 064 min: Sterling does well again with his movement to win another City corner. The home side work it to De Bruyne but his cross-come-shot is easy for Patricio to deal with.a year ago14th January 2019MarcMan City 2 Wolves 061 min: An hour gone at the Etihad and it’s one-way traffic. City not pushing themselves for a third but you feel it could come at any moment.Fernandinho looks to get Sane in with a scooped pass but the Brazilian puts just too much on it.As if Wolves didn’t have it tough enough, David Silva has been replaced by De Bruyne.a year ago14th January 2019MarcMan City 2 Wolves 057 min: The Wolves fans have started the oh lays early as Jota goes off and Saiss comes on.a year ago14th January 2019MarcMan City 2 Wolves 054 min: Sterling is a touch selfish as he drives forward but wastes his effort. Sane is then put through again and Patricio does well even if the offside flag was up.Fernandinho is next up to take a crack at goal but Patricio can fall on his long shot.a year ago14th January 2019MarcMan City 2 Wolves 050 min: Lovely, lovely play from City as Bernardo works the ball to Sane. The German takes aim but gets it horribly wrong and scuffs well wide.Traore is on for Jimenez.a year ago14th January 2019MarcMan City 2 Wolves 045 min: We are back underway at the Etihad.Remember, you can catch all the second half action live on talkSPORT right now.Jim Proudfoot and Ray Houghton are on commentary duty and Mark Saggers will have the post-match chat. FirstPrev1 of 3NextLast HT: Man City 2-0 Wolves🗣 “The sending off spoilt the game,” says Ray Houghton in commentary.What did you make of that half? 🤔📻 https://t.co/nOCybh8ExD // #MCIWOL pic.twitter.com/xv4cAHYtGD— talkSPORT (@talkSPORT) January 14, 2019a year ago14th January 2019MarcMan City 2 Wolves 0 HALFTIME a year ago14th January 2019MarcMan City 2 Wolves 044 min: Sterling somehow gets above Wolves’ defenders inside the six yard box but his header is straight at Patricio. The England star should’ve done better there.Three minutes of added time to come.a year ago14th January 2019MarcMan City 2 Wolves 0 – Gabriel Jesus!40 min: A little stutter and then Jesus slots home City’s second. Coolly done from the Brazilian. Man City beat Wolves 3-0 at the Etihad a year ago14th January 2019MarcMan City 3 Wolves 0 – Manager reactionPep Guardiola: “We have played a lot of time with ten against 11 and we should be more aggressive in our attacking play, but we have a lot of matches in our minds and our legs. “We were solid and didn’t give away many chances so it is three points to keep the pressure on the team at the top of the table.“Most teams come here and defend deep and it is not easy, but we did it well and we got a third to take us closer to Liverpool.” Man City eased past ten-man Wolves to keep the pressure on Liverpool https://t.co/7kaaxx0yIC— talkSPORT (@talkSPORT) January 14, 2019a year ago14th January 2019MarcMan City 3 Wolves 0 – Manager reactionNuno Espirito Santo: “Not only the red card changed the game, but the way we conceded with a long pass. The red card makes the task much harder.“You know it is difficult to stop them but you try to avoid certain situations and it was a 30-yard pass so we must improve. But you do not make a game plan with one less man.“You have to stay in the game and work yourself to the end, and my boys did that so we must look ahead and the next challenge is at home now.”last_img read more