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Aces eye 2-0 lead

Calvin Abueva of Alaska works his way out of the tight defense of Jireh Ibañez of Rain or Shine in the second period of their game on Thursday. The Aces rallied to beat the Painters for a headstart in their best-of-seven series. (Nuki Sabio/PBA Images) ALASKA shoots for a 2-0…

Red-hot UP booters blank Adamson, gain share of lead

UNIVERSITY of the Philippines went into attack mode in the early going to overwhelm Adamson, 6-0, and gain a share of first place in the UAAP men’s football tournament Thursday at the FEU Diliman pitch. Even with leading striker Jinggoy Valmayor failing to deliver one goal, the Fighting Maroons used…

Clash of the titans

Chris Ross of San Miguel Beer barrels his way past Jason Castro of Talk ‘N Text during their teams’ elimination round game early in the tournament. The Beermen and the Texters kick off their best-of-seven semifinal series tonight. (PBA Images/Nuki Sabio) JUNE Mar Fajardo would take a low post, and…

Cafe France triumphs

JOSEPH Sedurifa had a career game as Cafe France overcame a third quarter hump to beat Bread Story-Lyceum, 88-74 and stay in third spot yesterday in the PBA D-League Aspirants’ Cup at the Ynares Sports Arena. Playing under the shadows of Maverick Ahanmisi, Sedurifa shone as the former NAASCU MVP…

Garcia steals show with smashing win

ASIAN Youth campaigner IM Jan Emmanuel Garcia outduelled IM Narayanan Sunilduth of India to vault into a share of second to sixth places in the 2014 PSC-Puregold International Chess Challenge at the Celebrity Sports Plaza in Quezon City. Garcia, one of the country’s brightest young players, upset his 12th-seeded Indian…
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