“It’s hard.” Alec Manoa (25, Toronto Blue Jays) rose to stardom after finishing third in the American League Cy Young voting in ‘Hope for Ryu Hyun-jin or Bubblegum’. He exemplifies the adage that it’s harder to get to the top than it is to stay there. Manoa improved to 6-1 on the season, allowing two runs on three hits (one […]
‘1 win, 5.46 ERA’ 1 year after falling…”It’s hard,” says Hyun-jin Ryu
“What have you been up to…” 36Home run king wants to hit a home run I have a supportive team, so I’m not worried about depth.
SSG Landers’ outfield depth, no worries. SSG will play a midweek three-game series against the Samsung Lions at SSG Landers Field in Incheon on the 30th. Kirk McCarty will start the first day of the three-game series. McCarty will be looking for his fifth win of the season. The Samsung starter is Albert Suarez, who has just one win (3 […]
A change is neededOneQ, a fresh start and an off-season
After finishing at the bottom of the table again last season, Bucheon Hana OneQ has started to turn things around early. The team began training in mid-April, and after four weeks of fitness and conditioning checks, the team set up a base camp at the Taebaek O2 Resort for two weeks from 15 to 27 May. During the team’s holiday […]
“I want you to defend”…OK Financial appoints Japanese Ogino as new boss
Men’s volleyball OK Financial Group has appointed Japanese Massa Ogino (53-photo) as its new head coach. OK Financial Group officially announced the signing of Ogino on the 29th. Specific terms of the contract were not disclosed. Ogino, the third head coach of OK Financial Group since its inception, is the third foreign coach in the men’s V-League after Roberto Santilli […]
‘Role model’ Ko Jin-young tops the world, super rookie Bang Shin-shil rises from 233rd to 110th place
As her role model, 28-year-old Jin Young Ko (Solaire), retains the world number one ranking for the second week in a row, “super rookie” Bang Shin-sil (KB Financial Group), who won her first title, is finally starting to make a name for herself on the world stage. In the Women’s Golf World Rankings released on 30 October, Bang has jumped […]
No son, but a soul mate! EPL Best 11 for Season 22/23 confirmed
No Son Heung-min, but a soul mate. Football content production company ‘score90’ announced the English Premier League (EPL) Best 11 for the 2022/23 season on the 30th. The 2022/23 EPL Best 11 features a 4-4-2 formation, with top scorers Elling Holland and Harry Kane leading the attack.토토사이트 Holland was the top scorer with 36 goals despite it being his debut […]
“It’s like re-signing Ronaldo”… Man Utd’s rumoured signing, why?
Frank McAnerney has criticised Manchester United’s speculation about signing Neymar, 31, from Paris Saint-Germain. Neymar left Barcelona for Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) in 2017. At the time, PSG pulled off a shock signing for a staggering €222 million, making it the most expensive transfer in football history. However, Neymar has failed to live up to expectations. He’s been sidelined by frequent […]
Young Gun, a second-year student in a selective class, and Jegoo, a 10th-year student, are alternatives to fill in the gaps.
The decision has been made. Now we need an alternative. All eyes will be on the KIA Tigers, who have sent starter Sean Anderson (29) and closer Jung Hae-young (22) down to the Futures (second team). Not only do they have a vacant starting rotation spot to fill, but also a closer. Given the weighty nature of both positions, KIA’s […]
“He helped me grow, and I want to continue our relationship”
“I want to continue our relationship in the future.” Lee Dae-ho and his former team, the Nippon Professional Baseball SoftBank Hawks, have reconnected. Lee visited the Fukuoka PayPay Dome, SoftBank’s home stadium, on the 27th and 28th of this month. Invited to throw out the ceremonial first pitch at SoftBank’s home game on the 28th, Lee met with the team […]
‘Three trophies → marriage → first national team call-up’: KGC’s Park Ji-hoon’s blossoming career continues
Park Ji-hoon’s (29, 184cm) blossoming career is ongoing. In a press release on 26 June, the Korea Basketball Association (KBA) announced the 16-man roster for the national men’s basketball team’s enhanced training programme in preparation for the 2023 FIBA Olympic Qualifiers and the 19th Hangzhou Asian Games. One name that stands out is Park Ji-hoon. After helping Anyang KGC to […]