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  • PBA: NorthPort, Rain or Shine attempt to remain afloat
    by Carlo Anolin on November 16, 2019 at 11:41 pm

    NorthPort and Rain or Shine fight for their dear lives against quarterfinal-bound teams already assured of the twice-to-beat advantage in the PBA Governors’ Cup at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.

  • UAAP cheerdance: NU Pep Squad seeks back-to-back crown
    by Carlo Anolin on November 16, 2019 at 11:36 pm

    National University hopes to save the best for last as it guns for back-to-back titles in the UAAP Cheerdance Competition Sunday at the Mall of Asia Arena.

  • San Miguel Alab hopes to be the Vampire-slayer in ABL opener vs Mono
    by Jonathan Terrado on November 16, 2019 at 10:30 pm

    By Jonas Terrado Game Sunday (Stadium 29, Nonthaburi) 4 p.m. — Mono Vampire vs Alab New-look San Miguel Alab Pilipinas hopes to start its road to redemption on the right track against host Mono Vampire in the ASEAN Basketball League at the Stadium 29 in Nonthaburi, Thailand. Coach Jimmy Alapag expects another difficult task against

  • UAAP 82: NU Pep Squad eyes repeat in cheerdance competition
    by ABS-CBN News on November 16, 2019 at 10:03 pm

    The Season 82 cheerdance competition takes place at Mall of Asia Arena Sunday. Start time is set at 2 p.m.

  • Eagles take flight
    by racosta on November 16, 2019 at 8:50 pm

    There’s always something about the grandest stage in Philippine collegiate basketball that brings out the best in Ateneo’s graduating star Thirdy Ravena. Last season, it was the dramatic rise of University of the Philippines that Ravena helped stop on its tracks. This year, Ravena is just simply bent on leaving a lasting legacy at Katipunan, The post Eagles take flight appeared first on Inquirer Sports.

  • Sibling assist
    by racosta on November 16, 2019 at 8:40 pm

    Magnolia ran at every chance to bring TNT to its knees for a 100-93 victory in a PBA Governors’ Cup Petron Blaze Saturday showdown at University of Southeastern Philippines Gym in Davao. But the Hotshots weren’t the only ones celebrating. San Miguel Beer, struggling to gain headway in a tournament where it is seeking to The post Sibling assist appeared first on Inquirer Sports.

  • Tigresses book finals berth vs Lady Bulldogs
    by racosta on November 16, 2019 at 8:30 pm

    University of Santo Tomas broke its 13-year finals curse when it held off Far Eastern University Lady Tamaraws, 76-65, in the second game of the stepladder semifinals of the UAAP Season 82 women’s basketball tournament Saturday at Smart Araneta Coliseum. The Tigresses last made the finals in 2006 when they won the title. UST held The post Tigresses book finals berth vs Lady Bulldogs appeared first on Inquirer Sports.

  • Hope floats: With eye on Tokyo, PH tankers seek end of drought
    by racosta on November 16, 2019 at 8:20 pm

    Philippine swimming, which has fallen on hard times the past decade, is hoping to make a comeback in the coming 30th Southeast Asian Games. With a 27-strong delegation, Team Philippines is hoping to at least break a 10-year gold medal drought in the biennial meet, according to Philippine Swimming Inc. president Lani Velasco. “I don’t The post Hope floats: With eye on Tokyo, PH tankers seek end of drought appeared first on Inquirer Sports.

  • PSC boosts grassroots football program with under-13 tourney
    by racosta on November 16, 2019 at 8:10 pm

    The Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) will create a national tournament designed to find promising talents in football. PSC Chair William “Butch” Ramirez recently announced the plans for the 2020 Chairman’s Cup, a platform to find the best under-13 players in support of the Football Para Sa Lahat development program of various football associations (FAs) in The post PSC boosts grassroots football program with under-13 tourney appeared first on Inquirer Sports.

  • Celtics watch Warriors lose another starter to injury, roll to 10th straight victory
    by racosta on November 16, 2019 at 8:00 pm

    SAN FRANCISCO—Yet another Golden State starter went down with an injury when D’Angelo Russell sprained his right thumb, but the Warriors still made mighty Boston work until the waning moments. An out-of-bounds call initially in Golden State’s favor went to replay review and was overturned, leading to the jump ball. Kemba Walker hit a 3-pointer The post Celtics watch Warriors lose another starter to injury, roll to 10th straight victory appeared first on Inquirer Sports.

  • UAAP 82: Tigresses’ Grace Irebu ready to prove herself on finals stage
    by Camille B. Naredo, ABS-CBN News on November 16, 2019 at 4:36 pm

    The league MVP stood tall in the elimination game on Saturday, helping UST finish off FEU for a seat in the finals.

  • Mark Nonoy breaks down in tears after painful loss to Ateneo
    by blozada on November 16, 2019 at 4:35 pm

    MANILA, Phiippines—Mark Nonoy picked the best time to unleash the biggest game of his rookie year, but University of Santo Tomas’ 91-77 blowout loss to Ateneo in the Game 1 of the Finals wasn’t how he wanted to end the night. Nonoy’s career-best effort of 26 points on 9-of-18 shooting from the field, 7-of-14 from The post Mark Nonoy breaks down in tears after painful loss to Ateneo appeared first on Inquirer Sports.

  • SEA Games opening rites tickets go on sale
    by blozada on November 16, 2019 at 4:25 pm

    The Opening Ceremony of the 2019 SEA Games will take place on November 30 at the Philippine Arena. Be part of one of… Posted by 2019 SEA Games on Friday, November 15, 2019 MANILA, Philippines—Tickets for the opening spectacle and some of the sports events of 2019 Southeast Asian Games are now on sale. The opening The post SEA Games opening rites tickets go on sale appeared first on Inquirer Sports.

  • Pinay Baseball Team shines
    by EDDIE G. ALINEA on November 16, 2019 at 4:11 pm

    For one, which the Philippine Amateur Baseball Association had formed only to carry the country’s colors in the coming Southeast Asian (SEA) Games, the national women’s baseball team has gone a long way. The Filipinas didn’t make it to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the SEA Games due to technicalities, but went to Guangdong, China

  • Lombard moves a head at Sun City by 2, Oosthuizen second
    by Associated Press on November 16, 2019 at 4:10 pm

    SUN CITY, South Africa: Zander Lombard shot a 7-under-par 65 to overtake fellow South African Louis Oosthuizen and take a two-shot lead after two rounds at the Nedbank Golf Challenge on Fri-day (Saturday in Manila). Lombard, who has just one professional title and none on the European Tour, bogeyed the first but that was his

  • Kiwi Lee fires sizzling 62 to seize one-stroke PGA Mexico lead
    by Agence France-Presse on November 16, 2019 at 4:09 pm

    MEXICO CITY: New Zealand’s Danny Lee, seeking his first US PGA Tour title in more than four years, fired a nine-under-par 62 Friday (Saturday in Manila) to grab the first-round lead at the Mayakoba Classic. The 29-year-old South Korean-born player made eight birdies and an eagle against a lone bogey in jumping to the top

  • Van Rooyen faces crucial stretch at end of European season
    by Associated Press on November 16, 2019 at 4:08 pm

    Erik Van Rooyen’s travels in golf have taken him places he wasn’t expecting without ever losing sight of the big picture. He wants to be among the elite in golf, and the next month could be a big step. Even with a poor tee shot at the wrong time — the first hole of a

  • Sotto-Cheng shines in Manila Southwoods Members’ monthly tournament
    by Jean Russel V. David on November 16, 2019 at 4:07 pm

    The tandem of Sen. Tito Sotto and Nelson Cheng topped the Division I of the Manila Southwoods Members’ monthly tournament on October 27 in Carmona, Cavite. Sotto and Cheng carded a 105 gross total and won via countback against the pair of Mentz Deguito and Eugene Arriesgado. Junie Fontanilla and Bobby Iñigo finished with a

  • Huge savings for jungolfers joining DreamBig Gold Series Golf Camp
    by The Manila Times on November 16, 2019 at 4:06 pm

    When the DreamBig Gold Series Golf Camp and Tournament opens at Orchard Golf & Country Club on December 17 and 18, 2019, junior golfers living in the Philippines will not only be able to hone their talents and get the chance to be scouted by world-class coaches. They will also enjoy huge savings and other

  • Manila Southwoods Golf and Country Club to host Chairman’s Charity Cup
    by The Manila Times on November 16, 2019 at 4:05 pm

    Manila Southwoods Golf and Country Club hosts the Chairman’s Charity Cup on November 22 to 23 in Carmona, Cavite. More than 350 golfers are expected to see action in the tilt. For the third straight year, the premier golf club with two championship courses (Masters and Leg-ends) is having Autism Hearts as the main beneficiary.

  • Jungolfers benefit from expertise of US coaches
    by The Manila Times on November 16, 2019 at 4:04 pm

    Four US NCAA coaches shared their expertise to the participants of the US College Sports Camp Philippines USCC) 2019 US College Golf Camp — School Season at the Ayala Greenfield Golf and Leisure Estates recently. The campers gained immense benefits from the knowledge and experience of University of Cali-fornia-Davis Women’s golf head coach Anna Temple,

  • Alta Vista Fun Golf tournament opens December 7 in Cebu
    by The Manila Times on November 16, 2019 at 4:03 pm

    The Alta Vista Golf and Country Club will hold its Fun Golf tournament on December 7 to 8 in Cebu City. Club members in good standing and invited guests are eligible to join. Junior players may be al-lowed to compete at the direction of the tournament committee. Entry fee is pegged at P4,500 for members

  • PH jungolfers to see action in Sarawak championship
    by The Manila Times on November 16, 2019 at 4:02 pm

    A crack junior girls selection will fly to Sarawak, Malaysia to compete in the 23rd Sarawak Chief Min-ister’s Cup-Sarawak International Junior Golf Championship slated on November 26 to 28. US college-bound Kayla Nocum, 2019 IMG Junior World Championship runner-up Rianne Malixi, veteran junior internationalists Laurea Duque, and ICTSI’s Samantha Dizon will carry the flag in

  • New-look Alab launches ABL campaign
    by John Bryan Ulanday on November 16, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    The revamped San Miguel-Alab Pilipinas gets to test its mettle today when it visits home team Mono Vampire to kick off its 2019-2020 ASEAN Basketball League campaign at the Stadium 29 in Bangkok, Thailand.

  • High hopes for Pinoy spikers in SEAG
    by John Bryan Ulanday on November 16, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    Star spiker Bryan Bagunas may have spent only four days with the Philippine men’s national team but he assured his readiness when he comes home later this month in time for the 30th SEA Games.

  • Magnificent 7 to fly Philippine colors in surfing
    by Joaquin Henson on November 16, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    Seven Filipino surfers will compete for four gold medals at stake in the Southeast Asian Games as the best wave riders from six countries converge at the Monalisa Point of Urbiztondo Beach in San Juan, La Union, on Dec. 2-8.

  • NU Pep gears up for another show
    on November 16, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    The National University Pep Squad seeks its second straight title as the UAAP Season 82 Cheerdance Competition gets going today at the Mall of Asia Arena.

  • Palma cited in Asian Cup
    by Joaquin M. Henson on November 16, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    Former Adamson ace Clariz Palma was awarded the trophy as the pitcher with the best win-loss average at the Baseball Federation of Asia women’s baseball Asian Cup while another Filipina, third base Whell Camral, was named to the mythical All-Star team at the end of the seven-day competition in Guangdong, China, last Friday.

  • Track bets target 6 golds
    by Dante Navarro on November 16, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    The Philippine Athletics’ Track and Field Association is pinning its hopes again on its crack Fil-Am crew while a number of homegrown talents are ready to deliver when the 30th Southeast Asian Games is fired off in two weeks time at the Philippine Arena in Bulacan.

  • PAL golf goes back to Bacolod
    on November 16, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    Bacolod City will host the 73rd Philippine Airlines Interclub and the 34th PAL Seniors golf team championships in February and March next year, according to tournament director Henry Arabelo.

  • Grischuk in GP finals
    by Edgar De Castro on November 16, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    Third ranked Alexander Grischuk of Russia posted a 1.5-0.5 semifinal victory over top-seeded Frenchman Maxime Vachier-Lagrave to reach the Hamburg Grand Prix finals.

  • Magnolia adds to TNT woes
    by Olmin Leyba on November 16, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    Games today (Smart Araneta Coliseum)

  • No promises from Philippine paddlers
    by Joey Villar on November 16, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    Can the Philippines duplicate its six-gold medal sweep of the traditional boat race when the country last hosted the SEA Games 14 years ago?

  • Ateneo off to hot start, routs UST, 91-77
    on November 16, 2019 at 3:50 pm

    The Ateneo Blue Eagles are getting close to their goals of completing a perfect season.

  • GALLERY: 2019 SEA Games Torch Run Cebu leg
    by ccolina on November 16, 2019 at 3:38 pm

    CEBU CITY, Philippines–Cebuanos showed up to show their support for the Filipino athletes in the 30th Southeast Asian Games Torch Run on Saturday, barely two weeks ahead of the biennial meet. SEA Games athletes and sports officials led the lighting of the flame at the SM Seaside Cebu and the symbolic five-kilometer run at South The post GALLERY: 2019 SEA Games Torch Run Cebu leg appeared first on Inquirer Sports.

  • UAAP 82: Loss doesn’t mean UST will stop shooting 3s, says coach Ayo
    by Karl Cedrick Basco, ABS-CBN News on November 16, 2019 at 3:38 pm

    The Tigers won't diverge from a game plan that has worked for them all year, but they'll see if they can find a way to take the ball closer to the basket in Game 2.

  • Athletics expects low of 6 golds, high of 12 in SEAG
    on November 16, 2019 at 2:10 pm

    Philippine Athletics’ Track and Field Association president Philip Juico knows he has six athletes capable of winning gold medals in the 30th Southeast Asian Games.

  • UAAP 82: Tigers are tired but fatigue not excuse for sub-par play, says coach
    by Karl Cedrick Basco, ABS-CBN News on November 16, 2019 at 2:08 pm

    UST coach Aldin Ayo said his players didn't even practice that much for Game 1, because they were spent after the UP series and having played 3 games in as many playdates. 

  • Overseas Vietnamese swimmer going for gold at SEA Games
    by ccolina on November 16, 2019 at 2:06 pm

    Paul Le Nguyen, an overseas Vietnamese swimmer, is aiming for a new color of medal at the upcoming Southeast Asian Games in the Philippines. “My goal is to win more medals for Vietnam and make everyone proud of Vietnam. Getting a gold medal is my most important goal for the country,” Nguyen told Việt Nam The post Overseas Vietnamese swimmer going for gold at SEA Games appeared first on Inquirer Sports.

  • Ceres-Negros caps unbeaten season with Copa triumph
    by ccolina on November 16, 2019 at 2:04 pm

    MANILA, Philippines–An undermanned Ceres-Negros side completed its date with destiny after slipping past a gritty Kaya Iloilo, 2-1, Saturday night to capture the Copa Paulino Alcantara at Biñan Football Stadium. Goals in each half by Robert Lopez Mendy and Tristan Robles gave the Busmen the cushion they needed to hold off their fierce rivals who The post Ceres-Negros caps unbeaten season with Copa triumph appeared first on Inquirer Sports.

  • Sante Fitness Lab launches obstacle course camp
    on November 16, 2019 at 2:00 pm

    Sante Fitness Lab, a premier one-stop fitness, sports performance training and physical therapy center, recently launched its Obstacle Course Racing camp at the Vermosa Sports Hub in Cavite.

  • Savings for Jr golfers in DreamBig Gold Series Golf Camp
    on November 16, 2019 at 1:50 pm

    When the DreamBig Gold Series Golf Camp and Tournament opens at Orchard Golf and Country Club on Dec. 17 and 18, 2019, junior golfers living in the Philippines will not only be able to hone their talents and get the chance to be scouted by world-class coaches. They will also enjoy huge savings and other conveniences of having the golf camps travel to Manila instead of them going abroad to join them.

  • UAAP 82: 16-0 in Ateneo's minds? Coach Tab just wants to be ‘1-0 from here’
    by Camille B. Naredo, ABS-CBN News on November 16, 2019 at 1:45 pm

    History looms for coach Tab Baldwin and the Blue Eagles but title, not season sweep, is foremost on their minds.

  • P3.15M at stake in Cojuangco Cup race
    on November 16, 2019 at 1:40 pm

    A whopping P3.15 million in prizes will be up for grabs in the 2019 Ambassador Eduardo M. Cojuangco Jr. Cup on Sunday at the Saddle and Clubs Leisure Park Racetrack in Naic, Cavite.

  • NU Pep Squad eyes 2nd straight title
    on November 16, 2019 at 1:30 pm

    The National University Pep Squad seeks its second straight title as the UAAP Season 82 Cheerdance Competition gets going on Sunday at the SM Mall of Asia Arena.

  • UAAP 82: Thirdy’s aggressiveness pays off with season-high output in Game 1
    by Camille B. Naredo, ABS-CBN News on November 16, 2019 at 1:25 pm

    Thirdy Ravena was a monster for the Blue Eagles in the finals, as is tradition.

  • 2020 Honda Pilipinas Dream Cup in search for new breed of riders
    on November 16, 2019 at 1:20 pm

    Batangas---Honda Philippines, Inc., the number one motorcycle manufacturer in the country, gears up anew for next year’s action-packed Honda Pilipinas Dream Cup as it announces the tryouts for the new breed of riders on Dec. 14 at the Clark International Speedway in Mabalacat, Pampanga.

  • Ceres-Negros completes rare double with Copa Paulino Alcantara triumph
    by Jonathan Terrado on November 16, 2019 at 12:55 pm

    By Jonas Terrado Ceres-Negros capped off its unbeaten domestic campaign with a rare double after dethroning Kaya-Iloilo 2-1 Saturday night to win the Copa Paulino Alcantara at the Binan Football Stadium in Laguna. Robert Lopez Mendy broke the ice in the first half, Tristan Robles doubled the lead after the restart before Ceres overcame Kaya’s comeback try

  • UAAP 82: UST’s Ayo says loss is on him, coaching staff — ‘We played really bad’
    by Camille B. Naredo, ABS-CBN News on November 16, 2019 at 12:23 pm

    It's back to the proverbial drawing board for coach Aldin Ayo and finals upstarts the Growling Tigers.

  • UAAP 82: ‘Unconscious’ Nonoy gets go-signal to shoot, as teammates struggle
    by Karl Cedrick Basco, ABS-CBN News on November 16, 2019 at 12:20 pm

    UST head coach Aldin Ayon says he wanted his rookie to take those shots, because his teammates' attempts weren't falling.

  • PBA: Magnolia hands TNT KaTropa third straight loss
    by Jonathan Terrado on November 16, 2019 at 11:56 am

    By Jonas Terrado Defending champion Magnolia extended the woes of TNT KaTropa after producing a 100-93 victory Saturday in the PBA Governors’ Cup at the University of Southeastern Philippines Gym in Davao City. Import Romeo Travis had 21 points, 13 rebounds, three assists and three steals, Chris Banchero posted 13 points, four rebounds and five

  • Pacquiao, inatasang magsisindi ng SEA Games flame sa opening ceremony
    by Gretchen Fullido, ABS-CBN News on November 16, 2019 at 11:34 am

    Ang fighting senator at isa pang atleta ang magiging official torch bearers ng SEA Games cauldron sa Nob. 30.

  • UAAP: Ateneo wagi kontra UST sa Game 1 ng men's basketball finals
    by ABS-CBN News on November 16, 2019 at 11:25 am

    Sinubukan pang humabol ng UST sa 4th quarter pero sa huli, nanalo pa rin ang Ateneo.

  • UAAP Finals: Eagles rip Tigers to take Game 1
    by Carlo Anolin on November 16, 2019 at 10:56 am

    Ateneo continued its dominance in UAAP season 82 men’s basketball after crushing University of Santo Tomas 91-77 in Game 1 of their finals on Saturday at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.

  • FIBA Olympic Pre-Qualifier: Korea knocks out Gilas Pilipinas
    by Carlo Anolin on November 16, 2019 at 10:36 am

    Gilas Pilipinas suffered a 114-75 loss to South Korea to fall out of contention Saturday in the FIBA Women’s Olympic Pre-Qualifying Tournament Asia-Oceania at The Trusts Arena in Auckland, New Zealand.

  • UAAP 82: Thirdy, Ateneo outgun and outrun UST to win finals opener
    by Camille B. Naredo, ABS-CBN News on November 16, 2019 at 10:01 am

    The Blue Eagles picked up from where they left off in the elimination round, beating UST in Game 1 of the UAAP Season 82 men's basketball finals, Saturday.

  • Bill Russell finally accepts Basketball Hall of Fame ring
    by Carlo Anolin on November 16, 2019 at 8:04 am

    The 11-time NBA champion, five-time MVP, Olympic gold medalist and two-time NCAA champ said on Twitter on Friday that he was presented with his Hall of Fame ring in a private ceremony.

  • LIVE BLOG: Ateneo Blue Eagles vs UST Growling Tigers (UAAP 82 finals, Game 1)
    by ABS-CBN News on November 16, 2019 at 7:45 am

    Ateneo tries to continue its masterful run in UAAP men's basketball when the defending champs play UST in Game 1 finals on Saturday. Tip-off is set at 4 p.m.

  • UAAP women’s stepladder semis: Tigresses whip Lady Tams, back in finals after 13 years
    by Carlo Anolin on November 16, 2019 at 7:41 am

    University of Santo Tomas returned to the UAAP women’s basketball finals for the first time in 13 years after besting Far Eastern University 76-65 on Saturday at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.

  • NBA: Anthony Davis’ late block rescues Lakers vs. Kings
    by Reuters on November 16, 2019 at 7:30 am

    Anthony Davis blocked Harrison Barnes' layup with 2.3 seconds left, allowing the Los Angeles Lakers to defeat the visiting Sacramento Kings 99-97 on Friday night.

  • UAAP 82: Tigresses hold off FEU rally to set up finals showdown vs NU
    by Camille B. Naredo, ABS-CBN News on November 16, 2019 at 6:57 am

    UST topped FEU 76-65 in their Season 82 women's basketball semis Saturday, setting up a best-of-3 title series with defending champion NU. Game 1 is Wednesday.

  • NBA: Thunder push past 76ers in overtime
    by Reuters on November 16, 2019 at 6:55 am

    Danilo Gallinari scored 28 points and Chris Paul added 27 as the Oklahoma City Thunder ended a two-game losing streak with a 127-119 overtime victory over the visiting Philadelphia 76ers on Friday.

  • NBA: Celtics hold off Warriors in final minute for 10th straight win
    by Carlo Anolin on November 16, 2019 at 6:44 am

    Jayson Tatum dunked after a jump ball with 1:36 left to put Boston ahead, and the Celtics held off the undermanned Golden State Warriors 105-100 on Friday night for their 10th straight win since losing the season opener.

  • NBA: Lebron James’ late FTs, Anthony Davis’ block at buzzer lift Lakers past Kings
    by Carlo Anolin on November 16, 2019 at 6:32 am

    By the Associated Press LOS ANGELES — LeBron James hit two free throws with 5.5 seconds to play, and Anthony Davis blocked Harrison Barnes’ driving shot at the buzzer with both hands in the Los Angeles Lakers’ 10th win in 11 games, 99-97 over former coach Luke Walton and the Sacramento Kings on Friday night.

  • NBA: James Harden drops 44 points to lead Rockets over Pacers
    by Carlo Anolin on November 16, 2019 at 6:19 am

    James Harden scored 44 points and the Rockets used a big fourth quarter run to pull away and get the 111-102 victory on Friday night.

  • NBA: Danilo Gallinari, Chris Paul lead Thunder past 76ers in OT
    by Carlo Anolin on November 16, 2019 at 6:11 am

    When Danilo Gallinari hit a big 3-pointer in overtime, the crowd roared in support of the Oklahoma City Thunder. It was just like old times. Gallinari scored 28 points to help Oklahoma City beat the Philadelphia 76ers 127-119 on Friday night.

  • PBA: Denied before, TNT KaTropa again tries to secure quarter bonus
    by Carlo Anolin on November 15, 2019 at 10:00 pm

    TNT KaTropa tries to once again secure the twice-to-beat advantage when it battles Magnolia in the PBA Governors’ Cup at the University of Southeastern Philippines Gym in Davao City.

  • Ceres-Negros faces Kaya-Iloilo in Paulino Alcantara Final
    by Carlo Anolin on November 15, 2019 at 10:00 pm

    Ceres-Negros hopes to cap off its dominant year in the domestic front with a rare double against defending champion Kaya-Iloilo in the Copa Paulino Alcantara Final at the Binan Football Stadium in Laguna.

  • UAAP Finals: Eagles, Tigers eye first blood in best-of-3 duel
    by Carlo Anolin on November 15, 2019 at 10:00 pm

    Defending champion Ateneo and University of Santo Tomas begin their championship rivalry Saturday in UAAP season 82 men’s basketball at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.

  • Women’s Baseball Asian Cup: Pinay batters rip host China to secure third place finish
    by Jonathan Terrado on November 15, 2019 at 3:03 pm

    The Philippines ended its first international tournament on a high note Friday afternoon by thrashing China 11-1 to secure a third place finish in the Women’s Baseball Asian Cup at the Panda Stadium in Zhongshan.

  • PBA: Jeff Chan leads pullaway as Ginebra secures twice-to-beat advantage
    by Jonathan Terrado on November 15, 2019 at 2:19 pm

    By Jonas Terrado Barangay Ginebra San Miguel clinched the twice-to-beat advantage in the PBA Governors’ Cup after pulling away in the fourth quarter to defeat Columbian 113-90 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. Jeff Chan dropped 10 of his 20 points in the payoff period as Ginebra was able to regain control after Columbian rallied from

  • Lions force deciding Game 3
    on November 15, 2019 at 1:55 pm

    The defending champion San Beda Red Lions will get a chance to go for a four-peat.

  • North repeats vs South, ties Duel series
    on November 15, 2019 at 1:50 pm

    Sta. Rosa, Laguna—Team North took the best dished out by some of the country’s best from the South and proved they’re better—individually—dominating the singles, 8 1/2-3 1/2, to repeat as The Duel—North vs South champions at Sta. Elena Golf Club here yesterday.

  • Wright triple lifts Phoenix past Elite five
    on November 15, 2019 at 1:45 pm

    Matthew Wright capped his game-long brilliance by knocking down an amazing game-winning triple in the left corner to lift Phoenix to a thrilling 120-117 escape win over Blackwater in overtime and exit its campaign the right way in the 2019 Philippine Basketball Association at the Smart Araneta Coliseum last night.

  • NCAA Finals: Lions roar back, foil Knights to force do-or-die Game 3
    by Carlo Anolin on November 15, 2019 at 12:09 pm

    San Beda kept its bid alive of winning a fourth straight title with a 79-76 win in Game 2 over Letran that forced a do-or-die in the NCAA Season 95 finals series Friday night at the Mall of Asia Arena.

  • PBA: Matthew Wright drains clutch three to lift Phoenix past Blackwater in OT
    by Carlo Anolin on November 15, 2019 at 12:02 pm

    Matthew Wright scored a turnaround three with 1.2 seconds left in overtime as Phoenix Pulse gave Doug Kramer a victory in his final game by topping Blackwater 120-117 in the PBA Governors’ Cup at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.

  • Jerwin Ancajas faces Chilean in Mexican debut
    by Carlo Anolin on November 15, 2019 at 11:14 am

    International Boxing Federation (IBF) super-flyweight champion Jerwin Ancajas is making his Mexican debut on Dec. 7.

  • Kai Sotto flirts with triple-double in TSF’s rout of ABI
    by Carlo Anolin on November 15, 2019 at 11:12 am

    Sotto, who committed to The Skills Factory (TSF) Nationals, flirted with a triple-double and just one block shy from the feat with 20 points, 11 rebounds, nine blocks and four assists in TSF’s rout of AB 121-51 Thursday for Sotto’s second game with the Atlanta-based basketball organization.

  • EJ Obiena leads PH gold bets in track, says athletics chief Philip Juico
    by Carlo Anolin on November 15, 2019 at 11:10 am

    Spiked with talent from overseas, athletics chief Philip Juico announced that host Philippines is banking on six solid gold medal bets in its quest to better its previous performance when the 30th Southeast Asian Games scheduled Nov. 30 to Dec. 11.

  • NCAA Jrs Finals: Junior Pirates equalize, force winner-take-all Game 3 against Red Cubs
    by Carlo Anolin on November 15, 2019 at 8:44 am

    Mclaude Guadaña and John Barba connected on timely baskets for Lyceum of the Philippines University en route to a 79-74 victory over the San Beda Red Cubs in Game 2 Friday to level the NCAA Season 95 Juniors Finals at 1-1 at the Mall of Asia Arena.

  • NBA: Mason Plumlee, bench help Nuggets rally past Nets
    by Carlo Anolin on November 15, 2019 at 7:22 am

    By the Associated Press DENVER— Nikola Jokic had 18 points and 10 rebounds, Mason Plumlee provided a boost off the bench and the Denver Nuggets wore down the Brooklyn Nets in a 101-93 win Thursday night. The Nets were playing their fourth road game in seven nights. They shot 23% in the second half. Paul