Led by NBA veteran Henry Walker and John Pinto, the Elite battled back from the depth of an early 18-point deficit to escape with a hard-earned 113-111 win over NorthPort in the PBA Governors’ Cup at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.
IF Ilocos Sur Gov. Luis “Chavit” Singson would have his way, boxing champion Manny Pacquiao should fight only one last time, possibly against American legend Floyd Mayweather, and then retire for good.
BLACKWATER and Phoenix, two teams seeking to finally hit paydirt after only a few years in the league, return to the firing line against struggling squads NorthPort and Meralco in the PBA Governors’ Cup at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.
This was the message of Ilocos Sur Gov. Luis “Chavit” Singson as he prepares to hold a dialogue with Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) president Ricky Vargas to address wide-ranging issues affecting local sports.
IN a keenly-awaited but closed-door match, the new-look Philippine team with new coach Yeng Guiao will battle dangerous Qatar in an all-important encounter in the FIBA Asia World Cup 2019 Qualifiers at the Araneta Coliseum.
FILIPINO athletes, coaches and trainors who have excelled in their respective sports from 1924 to 1984 will now have the chance to be enshrined in the third Philippine Sports Hall of Fame later this year.
ASIAN Schools double gold medalist WFM Allaney Jia Doroy capped her campaign in the 2018 FIDE World Juniors and Girls 20-under chess championships with a decisive victory over Du Yuxin of China in the 11th and final round at the Ramada Plaza Airport Hotel in Gebze, Turkey.