Tiu still has more to show, says coaches Guiao, Garcia

first_imgSports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next MOST READ Japeth Aguilar embraces role, gets rewarded with Finals MVP plum Gov’t to employ 6,000 displaced by Taal Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew “This year I think was his best in his whole career especially the second conference. I hope or I wish that he can still play one more year. I think this year was his best,” said Rain or Shine head coach Caloy Garcia.“I’m happy with my performance. I think given all my other commitments, I did what I could to help the team, to be in the best physical shape to lead the team to victory as much as I can and I’m very thankful to coach Caloy because he really gave me the opportunity this year,” Tiu said. “He really trusted me and allowed me to play my game especially during the most important stretches of the game.”Like Garcia, Guiao believes Tiu still has a lot more to give.“Maybe he’ll change his mind later tonight because he saw that his body can still take it and I’m sure he’d be welcome with open arms by Rain or Shine management,” said Guiao, who picked Tiu as the seventh overall pick in the 2012 PBA Draft.“Chris is still good for another couple of years but as I’ve said, he might have different priorities at this point in his life.”ADVERTISEMENT Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Tim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college Allen Durham still determined to help Meralco win 1st PBA title Will you be the first P16 Billion Powerball jackpot winner from the Philippines? LATEST STORIES Man City’s threats to UEFA revealed in leaked documents “So this is what it feels like when your teammates are always looking for you and wanting you to shoot,” he said with a chuckle “They kept looking for me, setting screens for me and if I miss they urge me to shoot again. This is what it feels like and it feels good.”Not only can he still play, he is still going strong at 33 years old after playing the best basketball of his life this season capped off by a career performance to lead Rain or Shine past NLEX, 107-101, and his former longtime coach Yeng Guiao in a game where the Elasto Painters weren’t supposed to win.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSJapeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for GinebraSPORTSGolden State Warriors sign Lee to multiyear contract, bring back ChrissREAD: Tiu delivers career game in possible swan song in Rain or Shine winIn his possible swan song, Tiu unleashed 30 points on top of four rebounds and five assists with the Painters playing all-Filipino and missing several of their key players in Beau Belga, Maverick Ahanmisi and Raymond Almazan. Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil PBA IMAGESChris Tiu is at a crossroads in his celebrated basketball career, but whether he chooses to hang up his sneakers or keep playing, one thing remains certain on Saturday night.“I think I can still play,” Tiu said. “I mean, today, I don’t know how many minutes I played but I felt pretty good.”ADVERTISEMENT Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio 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 respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. View commentslast_img read more

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Inishowen National School shows off its new facilities!

first_imgMinister Joe McHugh visited St. Aengus’ National School in Bridgend to officially open the new Junior infant classroom, learning support, office and new entrance. Over 215 children from the school formed a guard of honour to welcome the Education Minister. Mr McHugh was treated to poetry and songs from the children and presented with a painting of a tree made with the children’s fingerprints. The Principal, Mr Séamus McGowan thanked the Minister for granting the funds for such a top class and state of the art classroom but also challenged the Minister to provide a similar classroom for the other children in the school. Mr McGowan remarked, “The children of St. Aengus N.S. Bridgend deserve the best!”The school also received their first Active flag and the Minister with Mickey McCann, parent and County hurling manager, raised the flag to great cheers and celebrations. The school has almost completed a new flat, drained juvenile pitch and a 350m running track around the perimeter of the field. The children run, jog or walk a mile each day before school. The school’s active motto, which was written by Edel in the second class reads, “Healthy children we aim to be, being active is the key!”The school is currently having an “Arts and Active week”, with local artists, coaches and musicians contributing to this fun/active week. The minister thanked the school for their invitation and commended the parents, school staff and children, for their hard work. More information on the school and active week can be seen on the school’s website, www.staengusbridgend.com.Inishowen National School shows off its new facilities! was last modified: June 12th, 2019 by Caitlin LairdShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:bridgendInishowenSCHOOLSt Aengus’ NSlast_img read more

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Photos: Draymond Green shows his will to win in Game 3 against Blazers

first_img[vemba-video id=”van/sc/2019/05/19/bang_8805e760-ffe9-45c7-a3ae-cb412d179665″]When the Golden State Warriors are in trouble, they turn to Draymond Green.After the Warriors were down by double digits, it was Green who carried the team by pushing the pace and playing strong defense. His effort kept the team within striking distance and his constant pressure broke the Trail Blazers in the second half. The Warriors turned it around in the third quarter and Golden State took away Portland’s will …last_img

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Records from 1992 World Cup

first_imgRecords from 1992 World CupColoured clothing and players’ names on jerseys were introduced during the 1992 World Cup.New Zealand’s Martin Crowe is the only captain to have won the man of the tournament award – in 1992.Manoj Prabhakar was India’s most successful bowler in 1992 with 12 wickets from 8 games.South Africa, who were the clear favourites to reach the finals lost owing to an odd rule for the rain-truncated matches. Playing against England in the semifinal, the Proteas needed 22 runs to win off 18 balls, but were given a revised target following a mid-match shower. The revised target was – 19 runs in 1 ball.last_img

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