‘Serena-tard’ debuts at Australian Open

first_imgOSG petition a ‘clear sign’ of gov’t bid to block ABS-CBN franchise renewal — solon She said she still lived in fear of the condition returning and wore compression tights to help stop clots forming.“(I’m) definitely still concerned. I have had some issues and they’re not done. So it’s just something I just have to do for pretty much probably the rest of my career,” she said.“But I’m always at the doctor. With DVTs, it’s very scary. I know a lot of people — they’re very common. A lot of people have them. Especially for me it’s incredibly frightening.”Williams is renowned for her on-court outfits, including a body-hugging black catsuit at last year’s French Open that caused controversy when organizers said she would not be able to wear it this year.ADVERTISEMENT Steaming fissures on Taal Volcano Island spotted MOST READ Will you be the first P16 Billion Powerball jackpot winner from the Philippines? 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 View comments United States’ Serena Williams hits a forehand return to Germany’s Tatjana Maria during their first round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)Serena Williams unveiled her latest fashion statement at the Australian Open on Tuesday, and helpfully ended any confusion about what to call the striking garment.Some suggested it was a onesie, others said it resembled a romper suit, but for the item’s famous creator there could be only one name.ADVERTISEMENT Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Nextcenter_img LATEST STORIES End of ‘Spiderman dunk’ as PBA deems ‘monkey ride’ unsportsmanlike Sons Of Apollo releases new studio album ‘MMXX’ “It’s a Serena-tard,” Williams told reporters when quizzed about her latest look.Made of jade-green lycra with a black-and-white waistband, the skin-tight outfit looks like a pair of disco-era hotpants attached to a builder’s singlet.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGolden State Warriors sign Lee to multiyear contract, bring back ChrissSPORTSCoronation night?SPORTSThirdy Ravena gets‍‍‍ offers from Asia, Australian ball clubsWilliams matched it with fishnet stockings, which she explained were a health measure designed to avoid deep-vein thrombosis (DVT).Williams almost died in 2017 when blood clots formed in her lungs after she gave birth to her first child, daughter Olympia. MRT-3 files raps vs engineer who brought ammunition to station Benefits of township living LOOK: LJ Reyes, Paolo Contis celebrate 1st birthday of baby Summer Duterte lambasts Catholic Church anew in curse-laden speech before Filipino Baptistslast_img read more

3 teams taste victory

first_imgECCC Bargain Supermarket T20…Enmore, Enterprise ‘A’ and Lusignan recorded victories in the East Coast Cricket Committee Bargain Supermarket T20 played on Sunday last.Kamesh YadramIn the first matchup of the day, fans saw Enmore defeat Golden Grove. Enmore won the toss and decided to bat first, posting 163 for 9 in their allotted 20 overs. Brian Sattaur top-scored with 48, and Amir Khan and Chris Surat chipped in with (37) and (27) respectively, while O Gardener and Richie Woolford grabbed two wickets apiece.In reply to this mammoth total, Golden Grove crumbled to a meagre 44 all out, with Khan ripping through the batting with figures of 4 for 12. He was well supported by Rudolph Singh, who took 2 for 6 from 4 overs.In the day’s second encounter, Enterprise ‘A’ overcame Better Hope ‘B’ by 6 wickets. Winning the toss and electing to bowl, Enterprise ‘A’ destroyed Better Hope ‘B’ by demolishing their batting lineup for 56 all out. R Singh and Clive Rampersaud scored 15 each, while Kamesh Yadram captured 4-10 and Pradesh Balkishun 2-7.In reply, Enterprise reached 57-4, with Yadram scoring 16 to lead the way.Playing on their home ground, Lusignan, who batted first, defeated Paradise by 19 runs, despite posting 112 for 9 from 16 overs due to inclement weather. Kumar Bishundyal top-scored with 27, and was well supported by Tameshwar Motiram, who scored 24. Jermaine Martin bagged 3 for 21, while W Ramsammy took 2 for 16.A valiant effort from Paradise could only manage 93 for 8 in 16 overs, with Q Douglas top-scoring with 24. Jason Heyliger took 3 for 28 and Kumar Bishundyal claimed 2 for 14.Lusignan ‘B’ bested the Ogle cricket team at Ogle by 10 runs. Batting first, Lusignan ‘B’ managed 117-9, with Marvin Persaud scoring 28 and Azad Mohamed 24. Andrew Samaroo and Andrew Gomes grabbed two wickets apiece.In reply, Ogle were restricted to 107-8, with Samaroo making 31 and A Sinclair contributing 21. Navin Persaud and Imran Khan took 2 each for the opposition.The competition continues this Sunday at Lusignan, ECD. Lusignan ‘A’ will face Enterprise ‘A’, and Lusignan ‘B’ will take on Enmore. Better Hope will tackle hosts Strathavon at 13:00hrs in the other scheduled match.Photo: Amir KhanKamesh Yadramlast_img read more