Back to room confinement for over 24hrs
Back to room confinement for over 24hrsJohn Bryan Ulanday(The Philippine Star) – October 23, 2020 – 12:00amInside the bubbleCLARK, Pampanga, Philippines — On a wet, cold Thursday morning here, a deafening silence crawled over the once busy PBA bubble in Quest Hotel.Some coaches should have been jogging or running first thing in the day like they have been used to in the past three weeks while players were supposed to be sweating it out in the gym or having aqua training in the pool.Yet along with the rest of the 350-strong PBA delegation, they were all stuck in their rooms just like in their f...
Trio of top Thai League 1 coaches quit jobs
Struggling Thai League 1 giants Buriram United, True Bangkok United and SCG Muang Thong United have parted ways with their coaches.Bangkok United’s Mano Polking, Muang Thong’s Alexandre Gama and Buriram’s Bozidar Bandovic all quit their clubs after shocking home losses at the weekend.Muang Thong lost 1-0 to lowly Trat, Bangkok United were beatn 5-4 by Sukhothai and Buriram were defeated 2-1 by Nakhon Ratchasima.Gama, who joined Muang Thong last year, has been linked with a move to his former club Buriram and Bangkok United.Muang Thong on Monday surprisingly appointed inexperienced Mario Gjurov...
The Bangkok Post
Ex-UST point guard, Ayo protege to take over Tigers as coaches
Ex-UST point guard, Ayo protege to take over Tigers as coachesJohn Bryan Ulanday(Philstar.com) – October 8, 2020 – 7:57pmMANILA, Philippines – Former Aldin Ayo deputy Jinino Manansala is set to take over the coaching reins of Santo Tomas basketball program in the aftermath of the Sorsogon controversy.Multiple reports cited Manansala as the top choice for the vacant position though it would be on an interim basis only pending the result of Ayo’s appeal to reconsider the indefinite ban sanctioned by the UAAP Board of Trustees.The appeal has been reportedly endorsed by Santo Tomas before the powe...
Dave Birkett: Don't be fooled by window dressing: Detroit Lions are a bad team, again
DETROIT — As coaches of losing teams are often wont to do, Matt Patricia was able to find some semblance of a silver lining in another disastrous performance by his Detroit Lions on Sunday.“(It was) different than maybe one of the games we had earlier in the year,” Patricia said. “I thought that the guys fought all the way through the game and tried to settle down at the end.”Sure, the Lions made the final score in Sunday’s 35-29 loss to the New Orleans Saints look respectable, unlike their Week 2 meltdown against the Green Bay Packers.But no one who wasted another afternoon watching the Lions...
Detroit Free Press
NC Football Coaches Roadshow - Ep 1 - Adrian Snow
Coach Willert hits the road to visit Adrian Snow, the head coach of his county and conference rival, West Forsyth!! The coaches discuss their rivalries history, Coach Snow's coaching path, and both coaches face off in a 20 yard dash!!! Tune in to learn a little bit more about the man that steers the ship at West Forsyth High School.Brought to you by Game of Inches HS
CSGO teams are working with banned coaches after ESIC verdict
Coaches carry on despite the ban.
Despite the Esports Integrity Commission's decision to ban a number of coaches for spectator bug abuse, several esports organizations fielding Counter-Strike: Global Offensive teams have decided to continue working with their banned coaches.The investigation of the coaching bug exploit kicked off as soon as it was brought to light by official Michal Slowinski. ESIC's preliminary report saw 37 coaches banned from acting out their duties in competitive matches. Soon after the esports watchdog’s announcement, OG, Heroic, Boom, Hard Legion, ENCE, and AGO came forward in support of their coaches de...
Philippine coaches divided on NBA Finals picks
Philippine coaches divided on NBA Finals picksJohn Bryan Ulanday(Philstar.com) – September 30, 2020 – 7:21pmMANILA, Philippines – Philippine coaches are split like East and West in casting their picks for the heavy favorites Los Angeles Lakers and the tough underdog Miami Heat in the looming classic NBA Finals starting Thursday.The STAR asked around 11 mentors from the pro, collegiate and national team ranks and the decision is torn between LA due to its superb talent and experience led by LeBron James and Anthony Davis opposite a rugged Miami squad built on grit behind Filipino-American pride...
CSGO coaches deny using coaching bug after cheating punishments
Not everyone is on board with the ESIC.
The Esports Integrity Commission’s sanctioning of 34 coaches has caused total mayhem in the world of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. While there are coaches like Nicholas "guerri" Nogueira who have respected the decision and accepted their punishment, some coaches are arguing the ruling.FaZe Clan's Robert "RobbaN" Dahlström, BOOM Esports' Alessandro "Apoka" Marcucci, and forZe's Sergey "lmbt" Bezhanovhave are among those impacted and the three coaches have come forward and pushed back against ESIC's ban.The infamous map bug allowed the coaches to have an overview of the map, enabling them to...
ESIC sanctions 34 coaches in 1st CSGO coaching exploit report
Part two is set for the end of October.
The Esports Integrity Coalition released the first of two reports on its investigation into the use of an exploit that allowed Counter-Strike: Global Offensive coaches to gain a competitive advantage in professional matches.Almost a month after referees Steve Dudenhoeffer and Michal Slowinski released news of the exploit to the public, the ESIC has released its initial results from its investigation. The first part of the Coalition's report named 37 coaches that the ESIC, in cooperation with Dudenhoeffer and Slowinski, found to have used the exploit. The ESIC's punishments technically only app...
Dubai Sports Council confirms commitment to develop Emirati coaches
Dubai: The Dubai Sports Council (DSC) has reaffirmed its commitment to development plans and programmes dedicated to supporting Emirati coaches, young sporting talents and academies, as well as sports at schools, despite the challenges posed by COVID-19.Empowering Emirati coaches and developing young Emirati talents has been one of DSC’s primary focus since its inception and it has launched a number of programmes and initiatives over the years to meet those goals, and has achieved considerable success through optimal investment of resources.The DSC has organised a number of training workshops ...