Author Archive: John Michaels

Trikini | GEO Events Management photo

Trikini weathers the storm with successful event

The unpredictable weather did not stop Trikini from kicking off last Saturday, August 19th, 2017 at McKinley West Park, BGC, Taguig. With a number of activities and performances from the country’s hottest musical acts, the event went off with an incredible start!

Brandon Vera | ONE Championship photo

Brandon Vera to grace ONE Championship: Shanghai

ONE Championship is ensuring a festive week heading to its much-awaited inaugural card in Shanghai, China as Asia’s premier martial arts organization is bringing one of its top superstars to grace the event on Sept. 2.

Zebaztian "The Bandit" Kadestam | ONE Championship photo

ONE Championship: ‘The Bandit’ fine being the underdog against Askren

While many cageside observers are counting out Zebaztian “The Bandit” Kadestam in his ONE Welterweight World Championship clash against longtime division kingpin Ben “Funky” Askren, the Swedish standout revealed that his underdog role gives him the extra drive to have his hand raised in triumph.

Garbine Muguruza | photo by Tatiana via Flickr

Muguruza takes WTA Cincinnati title

Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza humbled second-ranked Simona Halep 6-1, 6-0 in Sunday’s final of the WTA Cincinnati Open, denying the Romanian the world number one spot in the process.

Jerry Lewis | photo by ebay via Wikimedia Commons

Comedy legend Jerry Lewis dies at 91

Veteran American entertainer Jerry Lewis, whose goofy brand of physical comedy endeared him to millions in a career spanning six decades, died on Sunday aged 91, his agent told AFP.

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12 dead in Nigeria boat capsize

Twelve people were killed when a passenger boat capsized in Nigeria’s commercial hub of Lagos on Sunday, the government said, blaming the accident on overcrowding.

Paxton Lynch | photo by Jeffrey Beall via Flickr

NFL: Paxton Lynch could land starting job with Broncos

NFL sophomore Paxton Lynch is oozing with potential and much of that is currently showing this preseason. He has been making quite an impression as of late, begging to ask if Trevor Siemian’s starting job is in peril.