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Lions feast on Chiefs

ROBERT Bolick played his best game of the season thus far as defending champion San Beda overpowered Arellano University, 95-70, for its seventh successive win in the NCAA seniors basketball tournament last night at the Filoil Flying V Centre. Waxing…

‘Father, it’s a miracle! no, my son, it’s a debacle’

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TRYING grimly but missing miserably in its bid to avoid a big embarrassment again, Team Philippines captured only one gold medal courtesy of the equestrian squad in another forgettable day in the 29th Southeast Asian Games yesterday in Kuala Lumpur,…

Blue Monday for Pinoy stars in Taipei Universiade

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TAIPEI -- It was Blue Monday for Team Philippines in the Taipei Universiade 2017. Table tennis, billiards, badminton -- three sports where the Filipinos excelled during the earlier rounds -- hit a brickwall as push finally comes to shove Monday.…

Dolphins, Thunder part ways

Games today: (RTU gym) 8 a.m. -- DLSAU vs. NEU 10 a.m. -- PMMS vs. AMA 12:30 p.m. -- PCU vs RTU 2:30 p.m. --SFAC vs. St. Clare PHILIPPINE Christian University and Rizal Technological University clash today in the battle…

600 elite jins vying in Best of the Best tourney

AROUND 600 athletes composed only of gold medalists in national events all over the country and members of the Philippine team, Blackbelt Brotherhood and Blackbelt Sorority will vie for honors in the 2017 SMART/MVP Sports Foundation Best of the Best…

Lions play slumping Chiefs

IT may not look like a rematch of last season’s championship with the big disparity of their win-loss records, but San Beda coach Boyet Fernandez is wary of Arellano University. Gunning for their seventh straight victory, the Red Lions know…

Outclassed

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LAS VEGAS, United States — Floyd Mayweather outclassed Conor McGregor to win their money-spinning superfight by technical knockout here Saturday, securing his place in boxing history to head into retirement with a record 50th straight victory. Former welterweight boxing champion…

Coming in trickles

KUALA LUMPUR -- While the target of 50 gold medals already out of reach, three athletes made their marks to still lift the country’s campaign as the 29th Southeast Asian Games enters its homestretch here. Chezka Centeno, Samuel Morisson and…

St. Benilde bet strikes in Universiade badminton

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TAIPEI -- Adrian Daniele Rigonan swept his singles match and Ruben Haramel Jr. and Christine Garin dominated their mixed doubles encounter in the Philippines’ day of triumph in badminton in the 29th Summer Universiade. On a busy Sunday afternoon when…

Painters outplay Hotshots

RAIN or Shine marched on to its fourth straight victory with a thrilling 92-88 victory over Star Hotshots in the PBA Governors’ Cup at the Smart Araneta Coliseum last night. The return of Gilas standouts Gabe Norwood and Raymond Almazan…

McGregor awed by clinical Mayweather

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LAS VEGAS, United States — Conor McGregor saluted Floyd Mayweather’s clinical boxing masterclass here Saturday — but insisted he felt he could have fought on beyond a 10th round stoppage. The 29-year-old Irish mixed martial arts star began bravely and…

Jins, judoka strike for PH

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Team Philippines looked frustrated, felt sad as its campaigners rolled over and died in the early battles in Day 10 of the 29th Southeast Asian Games yesterday in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Going winless for the second straight time was looming…

University of Cebu stars shine in Taipei Universiade

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TAIPEI -- There’s good news for Team Philippines in the Taipei Universiade 2017. University of Cebu stars Lemuel Agbon and John Vincent Cabaluna did the country proud by hurdling their respective matches in the men's table tennis competitions at the…

High hopes for Pinoy wushu stars

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TAIPEI -- The last batch of Filipino athletes go into the battlefront as the wushu competitions of the 29th Summer Unuversiade finally get underway at the Hsinchu County gym. Earl Van Erick Pasno gets the unenviable task of being the…

Asia Tech wallops SPCBA

ASIA TECH showed too much class in beating San Pedro College of Business Administration, 87-48. in the 11th United Collegiate Championship League (UCCL) basketball tournament at Faith Sschool in Tanauan, Batangas last Aug. 20. Five players, led by Reiner Quinga…
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