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EX-NBA VETERAN IMPRESSES IN PBA DEBUT AS TNT MAULS NLEX

MANILA — Terrence Jones made a great impression of himself in his Philippine Basketball Association debut and led TNT to a[...]

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MERALCO SLIPS TO ALVARK TOKYO IN FIBA ASIA CC PLAY

September 29, 2018 - 5:49 PM

MANILA – Meralco wavered anew in the fourth quarter of its FIBA Asia Champions Cup game on Friday, bowing to Alvark Tokyo, 73-84, at Stadium 29 in Nonthaburi, Thailand. The Bolts once again suffered a late meltdown as imports Allen Durham and Diamond Stone lacked the needed local support, while Alvark began to click from the […]

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ANCAJAS REMAINS IBF JR FEATHERWEIGHT CHAMP DESPITE DRAW VS SANTIAGO

September 29, 2018 - 5:48 PM

MANILA — Jerwin Ancajas did just enough to remain as the International Boxing Federation (IBF) junior featherweight champion, scoring a split draw against Alejandro Santiago at the Oracle Arena in Oakland on Saturday (Philippine time). Although in a not-so-fashionable way, the Panabo, Davao del Norte native defended his belt for the sixth time, surviving a gritty […]

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MAGNOLIA BLASTS ROS, 92-76

September 27, 2018 - 5:57 PM

MANILA — Magnolia Hotshots quickly bounced back from its first loss in the PBA Governors’ Cup, dealing Rain Or Shine Elasto Painters a 92-76 rout at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City on Wednesday night. The Hotshots went on their patented defense early on, limiting the Elasto Painters to just 27 points in the first […]

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BATANG PINOY 2018 CLOSES AMID HEAVY RAINS

September 24, 2018 - 5:30 PM

BATANG PINOY 2018 CLOSING CEREMONY. Philippine Sports  Commissioner Celia Kiram declares the five-day sports event closed on Friday afternoon (September 21, 2018) at the Baguio Athletic Bowl in Burnham Park. (Photo by Primo Agatep)    BAGUIO CITY — The 2018 Batang Pinoy National Championships has formally closed with a simple but meaningful celebration amid the downpour here on Friday afternoon. […]

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PH SEPAK TAKRAW TEAM READY TO DEFEND WORLD TITLE

September 24, 2018 - 5:27 PM

The Philippine Sepak Takraw team (Contributed photo)   MANILA — The Philippines is ready to defend its title in the premier division of the 33rd King’s Cup World Sepak Takraw Championships.   Ranged against the best sepak players from 31 other countries, the Filipinos left for Nakhon Rachasima in Thailand during the weekend in time for today’s […]

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UAAP, UCSAA POSTPONE GAMES

September 15, 2018 - 12:15 PM

MANILA — The University Athletics Association of the Philippines (UAAP) and the Universities, Colleges, Schools Athletic Association (UCSAA) have decided to postpone their scheduled games for Saturday due to Typhoon Ompong. “After due consultation and considering what appears to be a severe weather disturbance, the UAAP deems it best for everyone’s interests to cancel the basketball […]

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DEPED INVESTIGATES ALLEGED CHEATING IN 2015 PALARONG PAMBANSA

September 14, 2018 - 5:56 PM

PROBE. Department of Education Undersecretary for Legislative Affairs, External Partnership and School Sports Tonisito Umali talks with the media on the sidelines of the National Literacy Conference and Awards in Baguio City on Wednesday (Sept. 5, 2018). The education official assures that the new sports officials will probe the alleged cheating in the special games category […]

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Senate Approves Philippine Boxing & Combat Sports Commission

September 11, 2018 - 10:58 AM

The Senate today approved on third and final reading a bill seeking to establish the Philippine Boxing and Combat Sports Commission to “promote the safety and welfare” of Filipino boxers and combat sports athletes. Senate Bill No. 1306 or the “Philippine Boxing and Combat Sports Commission Act of 2018,” authored and sponsored by Senator Manny Pacquiao […]

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Ginebra returns to play with win over Columbian

September 1, 2018 - 5:11 PM

Ginebra guard LA Tenorio drives past Akeem Wright of Columbian Dyip at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City on Friday night. The Barangay beat the Dyip, 96-84. (Photo courtesy of PBA Media Bureau) MANILA — Ginebra opened its bid for a third consecutive PBA Governors’ Cup title with a 96-84 victory over Columbian at the Smart […]

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Soberano NCAA 3-point king anew

September 1, 2018 - 5:12 PM

MANILA – AC Soberano reigned once again in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) three-point shootout after winning the competition during the league’s All-Star festivities at the FilOil Flying V Centre in San Juan City on Friday. Despite struggling a bit in the finals, Soberano still beat Exe Biteng of Mapua to capture his second three-point […]

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Lady Falcons pull off ‘ugly win’ vs Blazers

August 4, 2018 - 12:00 AM

MANILA, Philippines – Adamson fought off St. Benilde’s furious comeback in the 4th set and hacked out a 25-22, 22-25, 25-22, 25-21 decision to nail its second straight victory in the Premier Volleyball League Season 2 Collegiate Conference at the Filoil Flying V Center in San Juan on Sunday, July 29.   The Lady Falcons […]

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PBA summons Arwind Santos, Renaldo Balkman

August 4, 2018 - 12:00 AM

MANILA, Philippines – PBA commissioner Willie Marcial will meet with San Miguel teammates Arwind Santos and Renaldo Balkman to talk about the altercations that happened late in Game 2 of the 2018 PBA Commissioner’s Cup finals.   Marcial said he will summon the two at 2 pm on Tuesday, July 31, following San Miguel’s 134-109 win […]

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Tigresses roll to 3rd straight PVL victory

August 4, 2018 - 12:00 AM

MANILA, Philippines – University of Santo Tomas unleashed another power game and demolished San Beda University, 25-18, 25-15, 25-21, to match Far Eastern University’s hot start in the Premier Volleyball League Season 2 Collegiate Conference at the Filoil Flying V Center in San Juan on Sunday, July 29.   Rookie Eya Laure and sophomore Milena […]

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HIGHLIGHTS: PBA Finals 2018 Game 2 – Barangay Ginebra vs San Miguel...

August 4, 2018 - 12:00 AM

The Gin Kings look to bank on the momentum they gained from their rousing 127-99 Game 1 win on Friday, July 27, while the Beermen aim to redeem themselves from their worst loss of the conference. Focus will be on Justin Brownlee after he lifted Ginebra

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