San Miguel’s two MVPs Fajardo, Santos ‘make good music together’

first_imgNadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Recto seeks to establish Taal rehab body to aid community, eruption victims Cabuyao City rising above the ashes through volunteerism Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Nurkic, new father Lillard carry Blazers past Clippers Even in the blocks department, the two average more denials than the whole Hotshots who have average 2.5 a game combined with Fajardo tallying three a game and Santos two per outing.Despite this numbers that his stars put up, Austria is not relying too much on Santos and Fajardo in leading to break the 1-1 tie with the Hotshots in the series.Austria still has three more stars who can help the team get an unprecedented fourth straight Philippine Cup with Alex Cabagnot, a one-time Finals MVP; Chris Ross, a two-time Finals MVP; and Marcio Lassiter, four-time All Star ready to take the cudgels.“We have a team offense and team defense,” said Austria. “But if someone is getting hot we’ll support him, the whole team will support him because anyone can explode for us any time.”ADVERTISEMENT Judy Ann’s 1st project for 2020 is giving her a ‘stomachache’ View comments Scarlett Johansson, Sterling K. Brown among SAG Awards presenters There 179 active players in the PBA right now, and six of those have the distinction of being named the league’s Most Valuable Player.ADVERTISEMENT Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next In Liverpool, Man United sees the pain and path to recovery Jiro Manio arrested for stabbing man in Marikina 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 LATEST STORIES Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew And two of those MVP play in one team and it’s no surprise San Miguel has become the most dominant one for the past three years, having won three of the last all-Filipino titles and are close to adding another one. Behind that beer run are MVP plum—2013 winner Arwind Santos and reigning four-time MVP June Mar Fajardo, who have shown they can do wonders for the Beermen even if they don’t dominate both at once.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown“It won’t happen that it’s just two of them will dominate but they could play good music together,” said Austria in Filipino in a chat with Inquirer after their practice at Acropolis Clubhouse.Their numbers, though, still immediately jump out of the page as Santos and Fajardo lead all players in scoring with an average of 21.5 points and their rebounding numbers are a combined 22.5 per game. MOST READ Conor McGregor seeks to emerge from controversy in UFC comebacklast_img read more

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Mendy returns to former club Nice

first_imgTransfers Leicester midfielder Mendy returns to former club Nice Jamie Smith Last updated 2 years ago 03:22 9/1/17 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) Nampalys Mendy Getty Images Transfers Premier League Nice Ligue 1 Bordeaux Leicester City After spending a single season in the Premier League with the Foxes, the midfielder has returned to his former club Former Nice captain Nampalys Mendy has rejoined the Ligue 1 club on loan after spending one season with Leicester City.The midfielder, signed as a replacement for N’Golo Kante following Leicester’s staggering Premier League title triumph, made only four league appearances all season as he struggled with injuries.Leicester 7/2 to beat Chelsea Article continues below Editors’ Picks Brazil, beware! Messi and Argentina out for revenge after Copa controversy Best player in MLS? Zlatan wasn’t even the best player in LA! ‘I’m getting better’ – Can Man Utd flop Fred save his Old Trafford career? Why Barcelona god Messi will never be worshipped in the same way in Argentina Although Mendy featured in a 4-1 EFL Cup win against Sheffield United earlier this month, he has been allowed to leave on a season-long loan after failing to be named in a Premier League squad since January.L’ancien capitaine des Aiglons retrouve la maison ! Nampalys Mendy arrive en provenance de @LCFC sous forme de prêt #IssaNissa pic.twitter.com/lhGmvOpJtq— OGC Nice (@ogcnice) August 31, 2017Mendy had spoken of his desire to move to Bordeaux but, having spent three successful seasons at Nice between 2013 and 2016, opted to return to the club.last_img read more

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