Foster’s goal secures INSPORTS/Babsy Grange title for McKoy Lands

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first_img “This was a great conclusion to the INSPORTS/Babsy Grange Community Football competition and we would like to congratulate McKoy Lands for taking the title,” declared Ian Andrews, INSPORTS’ administrative director. “All teams played very well and we are pleased with the level of community support. We are now looking forward to seeing more teams in action for the upcoming INSPORTS All-island Football Championship, which is popularly referred to as the ‘Ghetto World Cup’, where I am confident we will see many more talented athletes,” he added. Great conclusion ST CATHERINE: McKOY LANDS crowned themselves king in the INSPORTS/Babsy Grange Community Football competition, registering a 1-0 victory over Genosyde in the final. The winning goal was scored by Christopher Foster in the seventh minute of a highly entertaining and competitive final on Sunday. Genosyde made several well-intentioned attempts at securing an equaliser, but were unable to breach the defensive tactics of McKoy Lands. For their well-deserved win, McKoy Lands were awarded a $100,000 cash prize, while Genosyde received $50,000. In the third-place play-off, Rebel United hammered Brunswick United in an embarrassing 8-1 thrashing. Rebel United took the lead at the fifth minute through Marlon Robinson. However, Devon Francis was the star player for Rebel United, as he netted a hat-trick (13th, 16th, 31st). Father and son duo Wilson Herrera Jr. (19th) and Wilson Herrera Sr. (20th) also got in on the act with a goal apiece. In an embarrassing turn of events, Brunswick United scored an own goal, increasing Rebel United’s substantial lead. Brunswick United’s Robert Junior scored his team’s only goal of the match, in the 32nd minute. The second half proceeded with no additional goals and Rebel United were the clear third place winners. For that outstanding effort, Rebel United pocketed $25,000, while Brunswick United received a $10,000 cash prize. The leading goalscorerwas Dawayne MacDonald of Genosyde, who received a $10,000 prize, while Viper FC were awarded $15,000 for being the most disciplined team.last_img read more


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first_imgGov’t to employ 6,000 displaced by Taal Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Tim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown MOST READ LATEST STORIES Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew 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 Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Japeth Aguilar embraces role, gets rewarded with Finals MVP plum Allen Durham still determined to help Meralco win 1st PBA title “I could see it yesterday,” Walton said. “The way he’s approaching (practice) has changed from the pickup we were playing in the summer. It definitely set the tone. We’re on a journey that started today, and we’re very serious about the business that we got done today.”Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Will you be the first P16 Billion Powerball jackpot winner from the Philippines? “We’re here for one reason and one reason only, and that’s to someday hoist the trophy,” James said. “Obviously that’s the end of the road, but you have to have those types of championship habits every day, not only on the floor, but off the floor as well. … Everyone is excited to get back to work. That’s a good thing. No one is coming in today and wishing it was still summer. It’s the best time of the year. Basketball season is back up, baseball season is on its way to the playoffs, and the NFL is in Week 4. So what could you ask for as a sports fan?”James naturally becomes the center of attention on any team, and he quickly assumed a leadership role for the Lakers. He’s also eager to see his veteran teammates assert themselves to help the Lakers’ young returning core, whether it’s Rajon Rondo instructing his fellow guards on assignments, or Lance Stephenson vocally calling out defensive instructions in half-court work.“He’s LeBron. He’s one name,” Rondo said. “It speaks for itself. He’s been a leader and a mentor in this league for a long time, on and off the court. He has a blueprint off the court as well. So he embraces his role. He embraces all the pressure that he’s ever dealt with in his career, and he’s always risen above the occasion.”Although Walton and James are just getting to know each other, the coach is grateful that his new star is leading by example from the opening practice.The Lakers have lacked this level of respected on-court leadership in the two seasons since Kobe Bryant’s retirement, but LeBron and his fellow new veterans have strong ideas about how an NBA team must approach its work to be a winner.ADVERTISEMENT The Lakers have many weeks of work ahead to become a cohesive team assembled around James, but he can already sense they’re heading down the right path. They’re planning to have plenty of fun along the way, too.“I’m not a very patient guy, but I understand that I have to be patient right now,” James said. “I’ve got to be patient with myself, too, because this is a new start for me. It’s my first year in a new system. I know how to play the game of basketball, but this is all new to me, too. So I have to be patient with myself, not only with my teammates.”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 ChrissJames was both upbeat and businesslike after his first workout under coach Luke Walton, who entered the NBA in the same draft class as James in 2003. The Lakers will hold double practices and a scrimmage on the first two days of camp leading toward their preseason debut in San Diego on Sunday night.James intends to enjoy the process in his new city. Members of the media follow Los Angeles Lakers’ LeBron James (23) during media day at the NBA basketball team’s practice facility Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, in El Segundo, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Although the Lakers’ first official practice of the LeBron James era was focused on defense and learning new terminology, they ended it with a good old-fashioned 3-point shooting contest.The Lakers’ new superstar was just another teammate during the spirited back-and-forth competition Tuesday. When James wasn’t draining his own 3s, he marveled along with everybody else at the surprising perimeter prowess shown by JaVale McGee, the 7-foot veteran with exactly one 3-pointer during a game in his 10-year NBA career.ADVERTISEMENT Lomachenko to box at Garden in return from shoulder surgery Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college View commentslast_img read more