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Bacolod City, Philippines Saturday, August 8, 2020
Grommen joins 2nd tier Australian club

While most players of former PFL champion Ceres-Negros FC signed up for the new club, United City, Josh Grommen opted to go back to Australia, his birthplace, to join Brisbane City FC.

The 24-year-old defender was born in n Brisbane, Australia to a Dutch father and a Filipino mother. Before he moved to the Philippines six years ago, he played for the Brisbane Roar's National Youth League team.

The signing, which was made official yesterday, is actually a reunion of sort for both Grommen and Brisbane City.

Bucks beat Miami to clinch
East top seed for playoffs

Giannis Antetokounmpo says the biggest challenge in the championship quest for the Milwaukee Bucks, who clinched a top seed in the NBA playoffs yesterday, isn't a rival, but the Bucks themselves.

The 25-year-old Greek forward scored 33 points and grabbed 12 rebounds for Milwaukee as the Bucks rallied from a 23-point deficit to defeat Miami, 130-116, and clinch the top seed in the Eastern Conference at an NBA-best 55-14.

"It was a good challenge for us," said Antetokounmpo. "It's good to face adversity. It's good to be uncomfortable. It's good to be down.


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