PH’s Carlo Biado falls to German foe in World 9-Ball final

first_imgSEA Games: Biñan football stadium stands out in preparedness, completion Carlo Biado during the WPA World 9-Ball competition. Photo from @WPAPoolFilipino bet Carlo Biado failed to defend his crown after bowing to Germany’s Joshua Filler, 13-10, in final of the 2018 World 9-Ball Championship in Doha, Qatar late Thursday.The La Union native ran out of steam as the 21-year-old Filler scored six straight racks to take over the lead for good, 11-7, in the championship match at Al Arabi Sports Club.ADVERTISEMENT Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. LOOK: Joyce Pring goes public with engagement to Juancho Triviño Trending Articles PLAY LIST 00:50Trending Articles00:45Onyok Velasco see bright future for PH boxing in Olympics00:50Trending Articles02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games02:11Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krauss Biado managed to get within one, 11-10, but a scratch in the ensuing rack doomed his bid for a back-to-back crown.He settled for a runner-up prize of $20,000 while Filler savored his first World 9-ball crown and $40,000.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSSEA Games: Biñan football stadium stands out in preparedness, completionSPORTSUrgent reply from Philippine ‍football chiefBiado, though, was still satisfied with his performance in the tournament, especially being the final for the second year in a row.“I played well but the table was a bit bouncy and I was getting frustrated,” Biado told wpa-pool.com. Is Luis Manzano planning to propose to Jessy Mendiola? LATEST STORIES LOOK: Go USTe! Former Tigresses, ex-coach in one photo Hotel management clarifies SEAG footballers’ kikiam breakfast issue TS Kammuri to enter PAR possibly a day after SEA Games opening SEA Games: Biñan football stadium stands out in preparedness, completion Private companies step in to help SEA Games hosting BREAKING: Corrections officer shot dead in front of Bilibid MOST READ View comments “I was thinking too much about the table and it kind of affected me. But overall I’m ok with how I played. I only made two or three mistakes and my play was very good.”Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Nextlast_img read more

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Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh offers DSP post to cricketer Harmanpreet Kaur

first_imgOwing to her stellar performance at the recently concluded ICC Women’s World Cup 2017 the 11 players received an overwhelming response from politicians to celebrities of the country.Harmanpreet Kaur, who is the toast of the nation, with an unparalleled score 171 not out in the semi final against Australia, has won an admirer in Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh.The Punjab Chief Minister, immediately after the Indian Women’s team lost the match against England, congratulated the team by tweeting that they showed an excellent fight. Not only did he shower praise, the chief minister also went on to say that he would be happy to appoint Kaur as DSP if she desired to.Proud of @ImHarmanpreet, they gave an excellent fight to England in the World Cup final, would be happy to appoint her DSP if she desires.- Capt.Amarinder Singh (@capt_amarinder) July 23, 2017The cricketers who put out a tough battle against England today were appreciated for their gritty performance.Incidentally, in 2011 the Punjab government had snubbed Kaur’s job application to the state police department even after playing for two years in the national team.ALSO READ |  Harmanpreet Kaur 171* India’s greatest World Cup innings since Kapil Dev’s 175*?Wanted to prove myself, thanks to God my plan worked: Harmanpreet Kaur after 171 not out  ALSO WATCH |  Harmanpreet’s stellar show in World Cup semi-final: From Moga to pinnacle of world cricketlast_img read more

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