Manila Bulletin : 2020-10-20

Sports : 8 : 8

Sports

SPORTS 44 YEARS AGO TODAYEDITO­R: TITO S. TALAO 8 mbulletins­ports @mbsportson­line TUESDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2020 LINE SCORES MMA Folayang Team Lakay Eduard Mark Sangiao Philippine Sportswrit­ers Associatio­n (PSA) webcast Forum ONE Antonio Caruso ONE: Inside the Matrix NFL Tom Brady Aaron Rodgers Bay Buccaneers Green Bay Packers Tampa Rob Gronkowski GOLF Jason Kokrak CJ Cup Xander Schauffele BASKETBALL La Union Pampanga National Basketball League Season 3 Black Arrow Express-President’s Cup VOLLEYBALL Philippine Superliga Beach Volleyball Challenge Cup 2020 Philip Ella Juico – Top and coach their initial appearance in the today. Folayang, the former lightweigh­t world champion, and Sangiao will talk about the Filipino’s coming fight against of Australia in Singapore. The fight is among the featured undercard in on Oct. 30. The 10 a.m. session is presented by San Miguel Corp., Go For Gold, MILO, Amelie Hotel Manila, Braska Restaurant, Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporatio­n (Pagcor), and powered by Smart. Official webcast partner is Upstream Media. The Forum is aired live via the PSA Facebook page fb.com/Philippine­Sportswrit­ersAssocia­tion and also shared by Radyo Pilipinas 2 Facebook page. 000 – won the battle of the Super Bowl-winning quarterbac­ks yesterday, outduellin­g as the routed the previously unbeaten 38-10. Brady completed 17 of 27 passes for 166 yards and two scores, and Ronald Jones rushed for 113 yards and two touchdowns as the Buccaneers handed the Packers their first loss of the season. Brady’s sidekick also got into the act as the dynamic duo connected for their 91st career touchdown pass, as the Bucs improved to 4-2 on the NFL season. (AFP) – reeled off six birdies in a seven-hole stretch yesterday on his way to winning the at Shadow Creek and capture his first US PGA Tour triumph. The 35-year-old American fired a finalround eight-under par 64 to finish 72 holes at the Las Vegas layout on 20-under 268 to defeat countryman by two strokes. “Game plan was simple – hit fairways,” Kokrak said. “Gave myself more opportunit­ies than I had the past couple days and I took advantage of them. “Finally got it done. Couldn’t be happier. I did a good job of hitting the spots we were putting to. I’m happy with my putting. All the work we’ve been putting in has paid off.” (AFP) clash for the 000 000 – fighter and make crown beginning Thursday inside a ‘bubble’ at the Bren Z. Guiao Convention Center in San Fernando, Pampanga. The best-of-five championsh­ip series will be held after the NBL got a clearance from the Inter-Agency Task Force and the Games and Amusements Board to stage the conclusion of the season. Game 2 will be played on Saturday, October 24, and Game 3 is scheduled on Monday, October 26. If necessary, Games 4 and 5 will be on October 28 and 30. 000 – The will be back and with promise of thrilling, more exciting matches when its unwraps on November 26 in Subic. PSL chairman said the country’s top volleyball league is now preparing to restart its season under the new normal after the Inter-Agency Task Force gave it the green light to play. “We’re doing all of these for our fans and supporters who have waited long enough for intense volleyball action,” Juico said. “Restarting the season is not easy. But we are willing to do it for our fans, players, coaches, team owners, league personnel and all stakeholde­rs.” Juico said they are looking at having all their member teams in Petron, F2 Logistics, Cignal, Chery Tiggo, PLDT Home Fibr, Generika-Ayala, Marinerang Pilipina and Sta. Lucia field two teams each for a total of 16 teams.