Phil Mickelson wins 2021 PGA Championship

Phil Mickelson picked up another major golf title Sunday and made history in the process. KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. — Phil Mickelson has delivered so many thrills and spills over 30 years of pure theater that no one ever knows what he will do next. His latest act was a real stunner: A major champion at … Read more

Golf: Mickelson, 50, becomes oldest Major winner with PGA Championship triumph, Golf News & Top Stories

KIAWAH ISLAND, SOUTH CAROLINA (REUTERS, AFP) – Phil Mickelson won the PGA Championship by two shots over Brooks Koepka and South African Louis Oosthuizen on Sunday(May 23) to become the oldest major winner in history. At 50 years, 11 months and three days old, Mickelson wiped out the mark of oldest winner of a Major … Read more

Football: Cristiano Ronaldo top Serie A scorer after England and Spain, Football News & Top Stories

MILAN (AFP) – Cristiano Ronaldo made more history on Sunday (May 23) becoming the first player to finish the season as top scorer in three major leagues – England, Spain, and Italy. The 36-year-old scored 29 goals this campaign, five more than second-placed Belgian Romelu Lukaku for champions Inter Milan. The Portuguese striker was top … Read more

Swimming: Britain, Italy end European Championships with Olympic sign of intent, Sport News & Top Stories

BUDAPEST (AFP) – Britain ended the European Championships on Sunday (May 23) on top of the medals table in a clear sign of intent ahead of the Olympics with star swimmer Adam Peaty taking home four golds. Peaty had already captured the 50m and 100m breaststroke as well as being part of the mixed 4x100m … Read more

Short in preparations but long in heart, Gilas 3X3 squad takes Olympics shot

Coach Ronnie Magsanoc (right) gives instructions to his 3X3 squad during training. —PHOTO COURTESY OF SBP The Gilas Pilipinas 3×3 squad left for Austria just before midnight on Sunday, bringing with them a basketball-crazed nation’s Olympic aspirations that has spanned for nearly half-a-century. Composed of Joshua Munzon, Alvin Pasaol, CJ Perez and Mo Tautuaa, the … Read more

Football: Chelsea secure Champions League spot despite Villa defeat, Football News & Top Stories

BIRMINGHAM (AFP) – Chelsea qualified for next season’s Champions League on Sunday (May 23) despite a 2-1 defeat at Aston Villa as Leicester’s loss against Tottenham saved the Blues’ top four place in a thrilling end to the Premier League season. Thomas Tuchel’s side were 14 minutes away from missing out on a top-four finish … Read more