Tireless Busmen cruise to PFL success

first_imgMeralco ‘never the same’ after Almazan injury in PBA Finals Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew LATEST STORIES Jiro Manio arrested for stabbing man in Marikina Redemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie Thompson Steam emission over Taal’s main crater ‘steady’ for past 24 hours “We set goals at the start of the year and I’m happy that we’ve made history in the AFC Cup and in the PFL. To achieve this in front of our own supporters made it more special for the club.”The Busmen unveiled a retooled squad at the start of the year after a disappointing 2016 campaign where they yielded the league crown to Global and got eliminated in the Round of 16 of the AFC Cup.“We’re quite a new team,” said Iain Ramsay, one of the players acquired at the start of the season. “It took a bit of time, but once we knew our playing style and believed in that style of coach Risto (Vidakovic), everything just clicked. We respect everybody, but we just know if we play to our style, play to our strengths we can beat anyone.”Ceres had struggled against Global in recent seasons, particularly when the two powerhouse sides played in the United Football League.Ramsay produced a hat trick after assisting on Bienvenido Maranon’s fourth minute strike as Ceres completed a magical finish to the season.ADVERTISEMENT OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ’a duplicitous move’ – Lacson Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Not a so-so sports season after all Scottie Thompson also worthy of Finals MVP, thinks Cone BACOLOD CITY—No other Filipino football club logged more air miles and played more matches than Ceres Negros FC in 2017.So when the Busmen played their 44th game in 11 months last Saturday night in the Philippines Football League final, they were expected to plod at the last hurdle.ADVERTISEMENT 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 Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ‘a duplicitous move’ – Lacson Brian Heruela arrival bolsters Phoenix backcourt, defense MOST READ But the Busmen hardly looked like a spent force.Counterattacking at every opportunity, Ceres picked apart a surprisingly listless Global Cebu side on the way to an impressive 4-1 victory to make history as the first champion of the country’s professional league at Panaad Stadium here.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crownSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkThe win not only spoke volumes of the team’s quality but the resolve of the side to not let up even with an AFC Cup already in the bag.“It’s a testament of the hardwork of the players, coaches and the staff,” said Ceres chair Leo Rey Yanson, who lifted the PFL trophy with his mother, Olivia Yanson, by his side. View commentslast_img read more

Peace Regional RCMP lay multiple charges following a pursuit

first_imgGRIMSHAW, AB – Peace Regional RCMP lay multiple charges following a pursuit. – Advertisement -The vehicle was then driven at an occupied police vehicle, colliding with it, before fleeing toward Grimshaw on Highway 2.  A short pursuit was initiated and the vehicle became immobilized as a result of the tire deflation deployment and came to rest in the Grimshaw townsite.  Peace Regional RCMP share, on December 23, 2019, at approximately 10:00 a.m., RCMP responded to a rural area for a possible sighting of a vehicle that had been reported stolen. The stolen vehicle was taken from a fenced compound of a Grimshaw area business earlier the same morning. Police located the vehicle parked on a range road with a lone male occupant sleeping inside. The male awoke as police approached and placed the vehicle in motion, driving over a tire deflation device that had been deployed.  Possession of property obtained by crime over $5,000Operation of a motor vehicle in a manner dangerous to the publicOperation of a motor vehicle while being pursued by a peace officerOperation of a motor vehicle while prohibited from doing soObstruction of a peace officerPossession of a controlled substance (x2)Failing to comply with conditions of a release order (x6)Mischief by damaging property (x3) Should you have information relating to this or any other crime, please contact the Peace Regional RCMP detachment at 780-624-6677. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS)center_img As a result of the investigation, Michael Jeffrey Ginter (33) of Grande Prairie was charged with multiple criminal offences, as follows:Advertisement Ginter was remanded into custody after a judicial hearing and will be appearing in the Peace River Provincial Court on Jan. 13, 2020.   Police would like to thank the public for their assistance in this matter, which remains under investigation at this time.  The occupant of the vehicle attempted to flee on foot but was apprehended by police at the scene after a brief foot chase. last_img read more