Katropa flog Bolts

Terrence Jones sizzled with a league-high 49 points on a 7-of-11 stint from the three-point area, and grabbed 18 rebounds as he mesmerized an appreciative crowd during Petron Blaze Saturday game special at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.

Dutch rider keeps lead

DAET, Camarines Norte—The Netherland’s Jeroen Maijers engaged Singapore’s Goh Chun Huat in a tug-of-war for the purple jersey before the former ended up keeping the lead after Stage Two that was ruled by Germany’s Mario Vogt in the 10th Le Tour de Filipinas which unfolded in Pagbilao, Quezon and concluded before a big crowd at Vinzon’s Avenue here yesterday.

Durant undergoes surgery

OAKLAND, USA 2019 (AFP) - Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant underwent surgery Wednesday for a ruptured right Achilles tendon, confirming the injury and the operation in an Instagram posting.

For the love of Durant

Durant, the 2017 and 2018 NBA Finals Most Valuable Player, sat out a month with a right calf injury before making a return in game five Monday only to go down with a right Achilles tendon injury, needing help to leave the court and crutches to exit the arena.

Long Pagbilao-Daet stage to spell difference

Marcelo Felipe, who recently topped the PRURide Philippines 2019 Stage Race in Subic, also shared the same belief as the two other Filipino riders, although he did not discount the possibility either of the opening stage playing a crucial role in deciding this year’s champion.