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  • Asian cruise for Highlands ace
    by clopez on September 18, 2019 at 9:16 pm

    A four-night Asian cruise for two will be staked as hole-in-one prize when the Highlands Ladies Cup holds its 14th edition on Oct. 5 at Tagaytay Midlands Golf Club. The Royal Caribbean/Baron Travel is putting up the Singapore-Port Klang-Phuket-Singapore package for an ace on No. 17 of the rolling layout. The post Asian cruise for Highlands ace appeared first on Inquirer Sports.

  • Carrying the fight
    by clopez on September 18, 2019 at 9:14 pm

    MACAU—Already the best this season back home in the PBA, San Miguel Beer tries to line itself up as one of the truly elite teams in Asia Thursday when the Beermen shoot for a Final Four seat in the East Asia League Terrific 12 tournament at Tap Seac Multisports Pavilion here. And out to deny […] The post Carrying the fight appeared first on Inquirer Sports.

  • Golden WNCAA season unfolds Saturday at MOA
    by clopez on September 18, 2019 at 9:12 pm

    The past seasons of the Women’s National Collegiate Athletic Association (WNCAA) saw the league contribute players to national teams and other tournaments. The country’s first and only tri-league for women will honor some of its past stars and toast the new generation when it gets the lid off of its golden year this Saturday at […] The post Golden WNCAA season unfolds Saturday at MOA appeared first on Inquirer Sports.

  • Lascuña, Ababa share Del Monte lead
    by clopez on September 18, 2019 at 9:08 pm

    Antonio Lascuña and Jonel Ababa carved out five-under-par 67s in humid conditions Wednesday to share a one-shot lead after the opening round of the P2.5-million ICTSI Del Monte Championship in Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon. Out to break a two-year title drought, Lascuña gunned down six birdies against a bogey, while Ababa, chasing a first PGT win […] The post Lascuña, Ababa share Del Monte lead appeared first on Inquirer Sports.

  • Perpetual nails first chess crown
    by clopez on September 18, 2019 at 9:06 pm

    Perpetual Help captured its first senior’s chess title following a 3.5-.5 victory over Arellano U recently in NCAA Season 95 at San Beda campus. It was a sweet victory for the Altas, who finished third in the eight-round eliminations, as it nailed a first chess crown since joining the NCAA in 1985. Perpetual Help tore […] The post Perpetual nails first chess crown appeared first on Inquirer Sports.

  • Relentless Creamline remains perfect after 10
    by clopez on September 18, 2019 at 9:04 pm

    A Creamline side that played without its foremost star on Wednesday found little trouble in dispatching of BaliPure, registering a 25-11, 25-15, 25-17 victory for its 10th straight win in the Premier Volleyball League Open Conference at FilOil Flying V Centre in San Juan. Jema Galanza took charge in the absence of the injured Alyssa […] The post Relentless Creamline remains perfect after 10 appeared first on Inquirer Sports.

  • PH, Malaysia square off
    by clopez on September 18, 2019 at 9:02 pm

    Philippine equestrian, absent from the limelight for quite some time, will unveil a new breed of riders in a show jumping competition against Malaysia to keep them in peak form. The inaugural Equestrian Philippines Riders Tour features the country’s top six riders on Sept. 29 at the Manila Polo Club opposite the Malaysian equestrian squad […] The post PH, Malaysia square off appeared first on Inquirer Sports.

  • Tankoua, Lions put streak on the line vs Heavy Bombers
    by clopez on September 18, 2019 at 9:00 pm

    Donald Tankoua has become a steady force for the San Beda Red Lions in their bid for a third straight championship. The Jose Rizal Heavy Bombers will have to cut the low-post workhorse down to size if they want to even have a shot at stopping the Red Lions on Thursday at the resumption of […] The post Tankoua, Lions put streak on the line vs Heavy Bombers appeared first on Inquirer Sports.

  • Maroons survive Bulldogs, secure solo second spot
    by JEREMIAH M. SEVILLA on September 18, 2019 at 4:13 pm

    University of the Philippines (UP) handed National University (NU) another heartbreaking defeat, 80-79, to snatch the solo second in Season 82 University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP) men’s basketball…READ

  • SMB challenges Ryukyu Golden Kings
    by JOSEF T. RAMOS, TMT on September 18, 2019 at 4:12 pm

    San Miguel Beer will be gunning for a semifinal spot when it faces reigning champion Ryukyu Golden Kings at 7 p.m. tonight in the East Asia Super League Terrific 12…READ

  • Blu Girls eye country’s first ever Olympic stint
    by EDDIE G. ALINEA on September 18, 2019 at 4:11 pm

    The Philippine Blu Girls fly to Shanghai in China on Friday ready to battle against their Asia-Oceania counterparts in 2020 Tokyo Olympic qualifying tournament, which opens shop on September 24…READ

  • SEA Games roster suggestions
    by MICHAEL ANGELO B. ASIS on September 18, 2019 at 4:10 pm

    Building teams are always fun. This is why people are excited when the Philippines has a competition coming up. Armchair coaches and team managers make up rosters for the Gilas…READ

  • I want a ‘real’ fight with Mayweather – Pacquiao
    by JOSEF T. RAMOS, TMT on September 18, 2019 at 4:09 pm

    Reigning World Boxing Association super welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao said he wants a real fight, not an exhibition bout, with Floyd Mayweather Jr. “Hindi eh (It’s a no),” the fighting…READ

  • D-League semis fires off today
    by JEREMIAH M. SEVILLA on September 18, 2019 at 4:08 pm

    Marinerong Pilipino faces Technological Institute of the Philippines (TIP) while BRT Sumisip Basilan-St. Clare College takes on Centro Escolar University (CEU), as the 2019 Philippine Basketball Association Developmental League (PBA…READ

  • Cool Smashers stay hot, whip Water Defenders for No. 10
    by The Manila Times on September 18, 2019 at 4:07 pm

    Creamline stayed perfect after 10 games, dominating BaliPure with its power, blocking and cohesion to fashion out a 25-11, 25-15, 25-17 victory in the Premier Volleyball League Open Conference at…READ

  • China chooses panda as Winter Olympics mascot
    by AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE on September 18, 2019 at 4:06 pm

    BEIJING: China has chosen its most iconic animal — the panda — to be the official mascot of the Beijing Olympics in 2022, the Winter Games organizing committee announced on…READ

  • Verlander wins 19th as Astros beat Rangers 4-1
    by The Manila Times on September 18, 2019 at 4:05 pm

    HOUSTON: Justin Verlander is approaching some important personal milestones. Houston’s ace is far more concerned with the goals his team is on the cusp of achieving. Verlander picked up his…READ

  • Lascuña, Ababa forge ahead with 67s
    by The Manila Times on September 18, 2019 at 4:04 pm

    Tony Lascuña and Jhonnel Ababa churned out a pair of 67s on opposite nines as the Davaoeños wrested control on hostile turf for a one-stroke lead over Ira Alido and…READ

  • Most Valuable
    by clopez on September 18, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    With a little over 80 seconds remaining in the game, Val Chauca, taking advantage of a turnover forced by Adamson, curled above the three-point area, took a pass from Jerrick Ahanmisi and drained a huge triple. That capped the first half of what would end up a 16-0 run to close the game that allowed […] The post Most Valuable appeared first on Inquirer Sports.

  • Heno confident of dethroning Soto
    by Joaquin Henson on September 18, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    If there’s one thing that sets WBO No. 1 lightflyweight contender Edward Heno apart from other challengers about to fight in their first world title crack, it’s supreme confidence in himself.

  • Intriguing tiffs in DL semis
    by John Bryan Ulanday on September 18, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    A rematch and a new rivalry determine which teams do the Last Dance in the 2019 PBA D-League Foundation Cup.

  • SBP, PBA to firm up collaboration
    by John Bryan Ulanday on September 18, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    The Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas will continue to work with the Philippine Basketball Association, keeping their partnership to formulate the best program possible to maintain Gilas Pilipinas’ status as a regular campaigner in the FIBA World Cup.

  • PSC chief takes active role in preparations
    by Jess Diaz on September 18, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    The Philippine SEA Games Organizing Committee (Phisgoc) will reshuffle officials involved in preparations for the regional event, which is just two months away.

  • Romero: Let students watch SEAG for free
    on September 18, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    Deputy Speaker Mikee Romero (1-Pacman) yesterday urged the Department of Education and Philippine SEA Games Organizing Committee to allow students to watch the regional sports festival for free.

  • Castro earns slot to golf team
    by Dante Navarro on September 18, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    Luis Castro, who captured the individual crown and powered the Philippines to the team championship in the Indonesian Amateur Open last month, clinched the fourth and last berth in the national men’s golf team vying in the 30th SEA Games.

  • Lascuña joins Ababa in front with late birdies
    by Dante Navarro on September 18, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    MANILA, Philippines — Tony Lascuña picked himself up from an early unnecessary slip and found himself back in the hunt coming off a shattering playoff setback, his 67 putting him in joint lead with Jhonnel Ababa, one ahead of Ira Alido and Aussie Jack Lane-Weston at the start of the ICTSI Del Monte Championship at Del Monte Golf Club in Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon yesterday.

  • Princess Eowyn blooms in Sampaguita race
    on September 18, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    Teaming up for the first time, Princess Eowyn and star jockey JB Guce looked like a veteran of many battles as they came through with a masterful six-length triumph in the Philippine Racing Commission’s 2019 Sampaguita Stakes Race at the Saddle and Clubs Leisure Park in Naic, Cavite last Sunday.

  • Qualifying the hard way
    by Joaquin M. Henson on September 18, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    Eight tickets, including an automatic slot for host Japan, were settled at the end of the recent FIBA World Cup in China with the top finishers from Asia, Oceania and Africa and the top two placers from the Americas and Europe claiming berths.

  • Asian cruise at stake at Highlands
    on September 18, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    A four-night Asian cruise for two will be staked as hole-in-one prize when the Highlands Ladies Cup holds its 14th edition on Oct. 5 at Tagaytay Midlands Golf Club.

  • East Asia Super League Terrific 12: Shorthanded Blackwater suffers horrific 40-point beating vs Jets
    by ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 3:41 pm

    The Blackwater Elite ran into a brick wall against the Chiba Jets in the East Asia Super League’s The Terrific 12 tournament at the Tap Seac Multi-sport Pavilion on Wednesday.

  • Boxing: Ancajas to square off vs Mexican fighter on Nov. 2
    by ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 1:50 pm

    Boxing champion Jerwin Ancajas is scheduled to make his 8th title defense against Mexican slugger Jonathan Rodriguez in November.

  • Terrific 12: Liaoning beats Niigata, eliminates TNT in the process
    by blozada on September 18, 2019 at 1:09 pm

    MACAU—Liaoning will take its show to the semifinals after defeating Niigata, 110-82, in the group stage of the East Asia Super League: The Terrific 12 Wednesday at Tap Seac Sports Pavilion here. The Flying Leopards topped Group D with a 2-0 record to advance semis, eliminating TNT from the tournament. The KaTropa lost to Liaoning, […] The post Terrific 12: Liaoning beats Niigata, eliminates TNT in the process appeared first on Inquirer Sports.

  • Pinoy boxers puspusan ang paghahanda para sa SEA Games
    by ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 1:02 pm

    Determinado ang Philippine boxing team na makapagbigay ng karangalan sa bansa.

  • UP Maroons trip hard-luck Bulldogs
    on September 18, 2019 at 12:55 pm

    The University of the Philippines Fighting Maroons and the Adamson Falcons fought off separate foes, and claimed key victories yesterday at the Mall of Asia Arena.

  • WNCAA launches 50th season at MOA
    on September 18, 2019 at 12:50 pm

    With 15 schools joining this season, the Women’s National Collegiate Athletic Association celebrates its 50th season with a two-game bill when the basketball games commence on September 21 at the Mall of Asia Arena.

  • PVL: Jet Spikers connect fourth straight win
    by Mark Escarlote, ABS-CBN Sports on September 18, 2019 at 12:46 pm

    Air Force made sure that Motolite won’t get a chance to mount another comeback as it completed a 25-22, 25-23, 25-20, sweep on Wednesday to open its second round campaign in the Premier Volleyball League Season 3 Open Conference on a high note at the FilOil Flying V Centre in San Juan. &nbs

  • Students must watch SEAG for free
    on September 18, 2019 at 12:45 pm

    Deputy Speaker Mikee Romero (1Pacman Partylist) yesterday urged the Department of Education and Philippine SEA Games Organizing Committee to allow students towatch the grandest regional sports festival for free.

  • Beermen gun for semis seat
    on September 18, 2019 at 12:40 pm

    Macao—San Miguel Beer eyes an outright semifinal berth in the East Asia League Terrific 12 as it battles no less than defending champion Ryukyu Golden Kings at the end of the group stage Thursday at the Tap Seac Multisports Pavilion here.

  • Lascuña, Ababa forge ahead with 67s
    on September 18, 2019 at 12:35 pm

    ​Tony Lascuña and Jhonnel Ababa churned out a pair of 67s on opposite nines as the Davaoeños wrested control on hostile turf for a one-stroke lead over Ira Alido and Aussie Jack Lane-Weston at the start of the ICTSI Del Monte Championship at Del Monte Golf Club in Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon yesterday.

  • Grand Prix Season Singapore filled with exhilarating experiences beyond the track
    on September 18, 2019 at 12:30 pm

    Grand Prix Season Singapore returns with its thrilling run from Sept.13 to 22, highlighted by a robust mix of exclusive parties, food offerings, retail promotions and music, sprinkled with a dash of culture and topped off with a whole lot of adrenaline.&nbs

  • Wilson fires 44 as San Juan subdues Pampanga
    on September 18, 2019 at 12:25 pm

    Angeles City—When it’s crunch time, the San Juan Knights can always lean on John Wilson.

  • TIP battles Marinerong Pilipino as D-League semis commence
    on September 18, 2019 at 12:20 pm

    Technological Institute of the Philippines and Marinerong Pilipino put their history aside when the 2019 PBA D-League Foundation Cup semifinals begin on Thursday at Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig.

  • Blackwater bows out of Terrific 12 after 40-point defeat to Japanese club
    by Jonathan Terrado on September 18, 2019 at 12:15 pm

    By Jonas Terrado Blackwater’s campaign in the East Asia Super League Terrific 12 ended on a sour note Wednesday after absorbing a 109-69 loss to Japan’s Chiba Jets at the Tap Seac Pavilion in Macau. The Elite never recovered after the Jets raced to a 20-6 lead in the first four minutes of the contest,

  • SBU Red Lions face dangerous Heavy Bombers
    on September 18, 2019 at 12:15 pm

    Big man Donald Tankoua is expected to lead the San Beda University Red Lions once again as they face the Jose Rizal University Heavy Bombers at 2 p.m. today at the FilOil-Flying V Sports Center.

  • Rep. Romero proposes free SEA Games viewing for students
    by Kristel Satumbaga on September 18, 2019 at 12:12 pm

    Deputy Speaker Mikee Romero (1Pacman Partylist) yesterday proposed the idea of allowing students to watch the Southeast Asian Games for free to the Department of Education and the Philippine SEA Games Organizing Committee.

  • Egypt weightlifters out of world championships after doping ban
    by ccolina on September 18, 2019 at 12:10 pm

    Egyptian weightlifters have been barred from the world championships which began in Thailand on Wednesday following a doping ban announced by the International Weightlifting Federation. The Egyptians have been hit with a two-year suspension, starting on September 12. The Egyptian federation “has 21 days to appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS)”, said […] The post Egypt weightlifters out of world championships after doping ban appeared first on Inquirer Sports.

  • PSC, POC set up SEA Games working group
    on September 18, 2019 at 12:10 pm

    An executive board and working group is set to take over the daily preparations for the 30th Southeast Asian Games, now that it is on its final stages.

  • Premier League Open: Pacifictown-Army downs Chef’s Classics
    by Carlo Anolin on September 18, 2019 at 12:06 pm

    Jem Gutierrez scored 15 points and added seven digs as Pacifictown-Army rediscovered its winning form.

  • UAAP: UST coach Ayo shades UAAP officiating
    by Camille B. Naredo, ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 11:51 am

    UST head coach Aldin Ayo appeared to take a shot at the referees after the Growling Tigers absorbed a tough loss to Adamson University in the UAAP Season 82 tournament on Wednesday afternoon.

  • Pressure on Japan in Rugby World Cup opener against Russia
    by Gabriela Baron on September 18, 2019 at 11:24 am

    The Rugby World Cup opener has been four years in the making for Michael Leitch and his Japan squad.

  • Iran suspended from world judo over Israel boycott policy
    by Gabriela Baron on September 18, 2019 at 11:17 am

    Iran has been suspended from international judo competitions because it boycotts bouts with Israeli athletes.

  • New Pinoy equestrians to face Malaysian team
    by ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 11:04 am

    Philippine equestrian will introduce new faces in a show jumping competition against Malaysia this September 29.

  • WATCH: Adamson's Chauca, Ahanmisi shoot lights out of UST
    by ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 10:36 am

    Val Chauca and Jerrick Ahanmisi combined for 42 points in Adamson University's 78-71 stunner against University of Santo Tomas.&nbs

  • UAAP: FEU takes down La Salle for bounce back win
    by Camille B. Naredo, ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 10:13 am

    (UPDATE) -- FEU leaned on a superb performance from Pat Tchuente and clutch shots from Ino Comboy to overpower La Salle, 66-55, and return to the win column in the UAAP Season 82 men's basketball tournament.

  • PVL: Cool Smashers stretch win romp to 10
    by Mark Escarlote, ABS-CBN Sports on September 18, 2019 at 10:12 am

    Defending champion Creamline’s depth and firepower proved to be too much for BaliPure to handle as the incomplete Cool Smashers clobbered the Water Defenders, 25-11, 25-15, 25-17, Wednesday for their 10th straight win in the Premier Volleyball League Season 3 Open Conference at the FilOil Flying V Centre in San Juan. &nbs

  • PVL: Lady Troopers strike back, repeat over Lady Red Spikers
    by Mark Escarlote, ABS-CBN Sports on September 18, 2019 at 9:50 am

    Honey Royse Tubino and Jem Gutierrez stepped up in the absence of Jovelyn Gonzaga to lead PacificTown Army in making quick work of winless Chef’s Classics, 25-11, 25-23, 25-17, on Wednesday in the Premier Volleyball League Season 3 Open Conference at the FilOil Flying V Centre in San Juan. &nbs

  • UAAP: FEU bucks Castro's illness, survives La Salle
    by ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 9:47 am

    Clare Castro was under the weather, but Far Eastern University still had enough to escape with a 67-66 triumph over De La Salle University in the UAAP Season 82 women's basketball tournament. &nbs

  • WATCH: Kobe Paras delivers another monster game in UP's win over NU
    by ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 9:45 am

    Kobe Paras came up with another impressive performance as he powered the UP Fighting Maroons to a 80-79 victory over National University.

  • UAAP: Falcons cage Tigers; Bulldogs stay winless after another heartbreaker
    by Gabriela Baron on September 18, 2019 at 9:43 am

    Adamson University rose from a nine-point deficit in the last 3:07 in stunning University of Santo Tomas, 78-71, on Wednesday in UAAP season 82 men’s basketball at the Mall of Asia Arena.

  • UAAP: Sore leg keeps UST's Abando off the floor in crunch time
    by Camille B. Naredo, ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 9:34 am

    A sore right leg prevented University of Santo Tomas (UST) rising star Rhenz Abando from playing during the closing stretch of their game against Adamson University on Wednesday.  &nbs

  • PH swimmers looking to make a splash in SEA Games
    by Gabriela Baron on September 18, 2019 at 9:33 am

    The Philippine swimming team is looking to make a splash in the coming Southeast Asian (SEA) Games.

  • 19 WNCAA greats to be honored on 50th season rites
    by Gabriela Baron on September 18, 2019 at 9:24 am

    The Women’s National Collegiate Athletic Association (WNCAA) celebrates its 50th season on Saturday by awarding some the greatest athletes produced by the league over the last decades.

  • Asian Showdown: Pringle, Tenorio help Ginebra survive LG Sakers of Korea
    by Carlo Anolin on September 18, 2019 at 9:19 am

    By WAYLON GALVEZ Barangay Ginebra San Miguel guard Stanley Pringle nailed a dagger three-point basket to power the Kings to a 95-91 win over the Changwon LG Sakers Tuesday night in the Asian Showdown 2 exhibition game at the Smart-Araneta Coliseum.

  • UAAP: Chauca has lofty goals in lone season with Adamson
    by Camille B. Naredo, ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 8:55 am

    Fil-Peruvian guard Val Chauca has set some lofty goals for himself in his one and only season with the Adamson Soaring Falcons.

  • UAAP: Adamson stuns UST with fourth quarter rally
    by Camille B. Naredo, ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 7:21 am

    (UPDATED) Val Chauca was sensational in the clutch, and Adamson University secured its third win in stunning fashion as they rallied past University of Santo Tomas, 78-71, on Wednesday at the Mall of Asia Arena.

  • The big question: who will win Rugby World Cup?
    by Andrea Aro on September 18, 2019 at 7:13 am

    The 2019 edition of the Rugby World Cup is being hailed as the most open ever, with several teams considered serious contenders.

  • Giants axe starter Manning after poor start
    by Andrea Aro on September 18, 2019 at 7:06 am

    The New York Giants axed Eli Manning as starting quarterback on Tuesday, the two-time Super Bowl winner paying the price for the franchise's sluggish start to the season.

  • Tigers face Falcons for solo second; Bulldogs out to be more bite than bark
    by Kristel Satumbaga on September 17, 2019 at 11:03 pm

    University seeks a follow-up of a recent win for solo second while National University aims to end its three-game losing spell today in UAAP season 82 men’s basketball at the Mall of Asia Arena.

  • PVL Open: Creamline, minus Alyssa and Jia, guns for 10th straight win
    by Carlo Anolin on September 17, 2019 at 10:30 pm

    By WAYLON GALVEZ Defending champion Creamline tries to keep its unblemished record as it guns for its 10th straight win when it clashes against BaliPure in the PVL Open Conference today at The Arena in San Juan.

  • Lance Stephenson, Liaoning frustrate TNT in Terrific 12
    by Jonathan Terrado on September 17, 2019 at 3:46 pm

    By Jonas Terrado TNT KaTropa had no answer for ex-NBA player Lance Stephenson as it suffered a 96-91 loss to the Liaoning Flying Leopards in Tuesday’s East Asia Super League Terrific 12 at the Tap Seac Pavilion in Macau. Stephenson scored a dunk that put the KaTropa behind 83-77 with three minutes left, a basket

  • San Miguel downs Shenzhen to boost Terrific 12 semis bid
    by Jonathan Terrado on September 17, 2019 at 2:10 pm

    By Jonas Terrado San Miguel Beer overcame repeated comeback attempts of the Shenzhen Aviators to produce a 90-76 victory Tuesday and boost its chances of making the semifinals of the East Asia Super League Terrific 12 at the Tap Seac Pavilion in Macau. Import Dez Wells provided a preview of what to expect in the

  • Juvic Pagunsan looks to sustain victorious run at Del Monte
    by Carlo Anolin on September 17, 2019 at 10:55 am

    Juvic Pagunsan seeks to set another Philippine Golf Tour record as he shoots for a fifth victory against a field toughened up by a number of foreign aces when the P2.5 million ICTSI Del Monte Championship is fired off today (Wednesday) at Del Monte Golf Club in Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon.

  • Terrific 12: Shorthanded Elite fall to SK Knights in opener
    by Jonathan Terrado on September 17, 2019 at 10:44 am

    By Jonas Terrado 
Game Wednesday (Macau, China) 5 p.m. — Blackwater vs Chiba The Curse of Korea continues to haunt Philippine teams. Blackwater suffered a 93-77 loss to South Korean side Seoul SK Knights as the East Asia Super League Terrific 12 got underway Tuesday at the Tap Seac Pavilion in Macau. The Elite erased

  • Analysts: UE’s Rey Suerte is a clutch player, not just one who has luck on his side
    by Gabriela Baron on September 17, 2019 at 10:40 am

    Luck is the residue of design, it has been said. Rey Suerte is on his way after he drilled back-to-back triples for the University of the East (UE) and a final clutch shot that handed them the win against De La Salle University Archers over the weekend.

  • Neymar’s Champions League ban cut to 2 games
    by Gabriela Baron on September 17, 2019 at 10:35 am

    Neymar's ban from the Champions League for insulting match officials has been cut to two games.

  • PSL shortens Invitational Conference schedule to fit SEA Games sked
    by Kristel Satumbaga on September 17, 2019 at 10:27 am

    By Kristel Satumbaga   Organizers of the Philippine Superliga decided to shorten its Invitational Conference to align with the country’s hosting of the Southeast Asian Games late November. The Conference will run from Sept. 24 to Oct. 17 and will have 20 matches compressed into 10 playdates. Games will be played on Tuesdays, Thursdays and

  • MVP apologizes to Filipino people in wake of FIBA World Cup debacle
    by Carlo Anolin on September 17, 2019 at 10:13 am

    By WAYLON GALVEZ Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) chairman emeritus Manny V. Pangilinan Tuesday apologized to the basketball loving Filipinos following the heartbreaking campaign of Gilas Pilipinas in the recently concluded FIBA World Cup in China.

  • Montaño to receive medals she was cheated out of at worlds
    by Gabriela Baron on September 17, 2019 at 9:10 am

    American Alysia Montaño will receive bronze medals she was cheated out of by a Russian who finished ahead of her at the 2011 and 2013 world championships but was later disqualified for doping.

  • LOOK: Volleyball stars graced ABS-CBN Ball
    by Gabriela Baron on September 17, 2019 at 8:52 am

    Our favorite volleyball stars slew a different kind of ball this time.

  • Messi comeback possible as Barcelona launch Champions League charge
    by Gabriela Baron on September 17, 2019 at 6:38 am

    Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde said Monday that Lionel Messi could make his comeback against Borussia Dortmund as the Catalan giants launch a fresh assault on the Champions League title in Germany on Tuesday evening.

  • Bloodied but unbowed, Fury ‘ready for war’ against Wilder
    by Gabriela Baron on September 17, 2019 at 6:34 am

    Tyson Fury claims he is "ready for war" with Deontay Wilder after the British heavyweight survived two severe cuts in his weekend win over Otto Wallin.