18 Jan

Eya Laure out for UST with shoulder injury

first_imgDepEd’s Taal challenge: 30K students displaced Gov’t in no rush to rescue animals in Taal Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew ‘High crimes and misdemeanors’: Trump impeachment trial begins Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Palace OKs total deployment ban on Kuwait OFWs Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netUniversity of Santo Tomas will have to go through its remaining games in the Premier Volleyball League Collegiate Conference without both its head coach and star rookie.Kung Fu Reyes is in Indonesia serving the country as the assistant coach of the women’s national volleyball team while Eya Laure is resting her right shoulder after it suffered a couple of dislocations in only a span of two weeks.ADVERTISEMENT MOST READ Peza offers relief to ecozone firms 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 LATEST STORIES Judy Ann’s 1st project for 2020 is giving her a ‘stomachache’ In fight vs corruption, Duterte now points to Ayala, MVP companies as ‘big fish’ Laure, who had an MRI  this past week, said she could be out until the end of the eliminations on August 26.“I don’t have a definite time table for my return, but I think by the time semifinals I can finally play,” said Laure in Filipino after UST’s loss to Adamson, 25-15, 26-24, 25-23, 25-20, Saturday at Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSJapeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for GinebraSPORTSTim Cone still willing to coach Gilas but admits decision won’t be ‘simple yes or no’“It was dislocated twice so the coaches got worried so they decided that I should rest today, my shoulder was returned to its normal place so I just have to rest it.”Laure’s absence proved too much for the Golden Tigresses, who were dealt with their first loss without the prolific spiker as the scoring duties fell solely on sophomore Milena Alessandrini, who finished with 23 points. UST’s next game is against UAAP rival Far Eastern University in Cagayan De Oro and even though she’s not allowed to play, Laure said she will fly with the team to show her support.“Of course I want to play because I’ll be going with them and the supporters want to watch me play,” said Laure. “And earlier during the game I really wanted to play and it’s hard to contain yourself because you want to help the team.”“It was a decision the coaches made and it’s just sad I can’t overrule that and play.”ADVERTISEMENT Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. LOOK: PH’s Asian Games flag-bearer Clarkson clad in Barong Tagalog View commentslast_img read more

12 Jan

Taxi driver gets bail for assaulting sister, daughter

first_imgA fifty-two-year-old taxi driver was on Friday released on $100,000 bail by Senior Magistrate Leron Daly on two counts of assault when he made his appearance at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts.3Peter Thompson of D’Urban Street, Lodge, Georgetown, is accused of wounding Rita Howard with intent to disfigure or cause grievous bodily harm on April 30, 2018. In addition, he also allegedly assaulted Prisilla Thompson with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.Thompson denied the allegations that were made out against him. Police Prosecutor Sanj Singh did not object for bail to be granted to the accused and as such, he was released on $40,000 and $60,000 bail respectively.The matter was adjourned until June 15.last_img read more