KEAAU — Maela Honma picked up her first gold medal after Kamehameha swept Hilo in the BIIF Division I volleyball championship on Wednesday night at Koia’a Gym, where the legacy chasing has started for the sophomore outside hitter.
AMMAN — Ali Alqaisi, a 31-year-old Jordanian MMA fighter known as “Royal Fighter”, won the UAE Warriors Featherweight Championship after defeating former champion Do Gyeom Lee from South Korea.Qaisi expressed his happiness and pride for winning the title, saying: “I feel great about winning this belt, as well as winning two world titles in just over two months. This pushes me to keep working hard. My manager and I work together very closely planning each step and making sure we are always working towards our goals”.
Deandre Ayton scored 24 points, Chris Paul added 15 points and 11 assists, and the Phoenix Suns tied a franchise record of 17 straight wins by beating the Golden State Warriors 104-96 on Tuesday night in an early showdown between the NBA's top teams.
It would be easy to relax and let the foot off the gas considering the 14-2-0 run the Maple Leafs are on. Although the players haven't had a full day off since Nov. 19, Wednesday's game against the Colorado Avalanche with star Nathan MacKinnon expected to return to the lineup will be a real mental test, Mark Masters writes.
Covid warriors from across India were felicitated by Kalaburagi-based Sri Sathya Sai University for Human Excellence here recently, for their service to the society at the time of the pandemic and for assisting people through innovative ideas. Governor Thaawarchand Gehlot felicitated the Covid warriors from various fields at a glittering event.
Maxey finished Wednesday’s contest with 19 points in his 33 minutes of playtime. He wasn’t particularly efficient, shooting only 5-15 from the field, and missing his only three-point attempt. Maxey’s night was salvaged by going 9-10 from the line. Wednesday was just the second time in the last eight games, Maxey failed to score at least 20 points. Maxey is averaging 18.7 points, 3.5 rebounds, 4.6 assists, and 35.5 minutes per game.