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  • POC, ABAP still can’t find common ground

    A letter handed personally by Boxing Alliances of the Philippines (ABAP) president Ricky Vargas explaining why two of its top boxers will not be competing in the Southeast Asian Games was not enough to appease top sports officials who…

  • Lady Eagles survive AdU, near F4 berth

    Defending champion Ateneo foiled the upset bid of Adamson and eked out a nerve-wracking 25-21, 17-25, 25-14, 22-25, 15-10 victory to move a win shy of clinching the first Final Four berth in the UAAP women’s volleyball tournament last…

  • Ateneo stakes unbeaten record vs Adamson

    Ateneo stakes unbeaten record vs Adamson

    Games Today (Mall of Asia Arena, Pasay City) 8 a.m. – UST vs FEU (men’s) 10 a.m. – UE vs Ateneo (men’s) 2 p.m. – UST vs NU (women’s) 4 p.m. – Ateneo vs Adamson (women’s) Reigning women’s champion…

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  • P’foods faces Globalport

    P’foods faces Globalport

    Games Today (Cuneta Astrodome, Pasay City) 4:15 p.m. – Meralco vs Kia 7 p.m. – Globalport vs Purefoods Purefoods Star will still be without its original import and two promising locals but the reigning champions are hoping to start…

  • NU player cited by ‘Champs’

    National University’s Glenn Khobuntin was named as the Model National Collegiate Player by the Philippine Collegiate Champions League during yesterday’s simple awarding rites at the ELJ Building of the ABS-CBN compound. Khobuntin earned the highest honor given by the…

  • Irving hits 55, powers Cavs to 8th win in row

    Irving hits 55, powers Cavs to 8th win in row

    Cleveland — Kyrie Irving scored a career-high 55 points, breaking the arena record while LeBron James watched from the bench and leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to their eighth straight win, 99-94 over the Portland Trail Blazers on Wednesday night.…

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  • Pacquiao camp upbeat ‘super fight’ will happen

    While admitting that everything is moving in the right direction, Top Rank chief Bob Arum is keeping his fingers crossed that the Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao super fight finally happens on May 2. “Everyone’s optimistic and we hope…

  • Khan willing to fight Pacquiao at 147 lbs

    Khan willing to fight Pacquiao at 147 lbs

    If ever a clash with Manny Pacquiao happens, Amir Khan said that it will have to be fought at the welterweight limit of 147 lbs and that he won’t agree to a catch weight with the Filipino eight-division champion.…

  • Manny will face Khan if Floyd rejects offer

    Manny will face Khan if Floyd rejects offer

    If Floyd Mayweather opts to pick a dancing partner other than Manny Pacquiao on May 2, Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum revealed yesterday that the Filipino star will have his much-awaited ring return on May 30. Arum told…

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  • Sharapova, Serena forge dream match

    Sharapova, Serena forge dream match

    Melbourne — Serena Williams battled past gallant Madison Keys Thursday to set up a dream Australian Open final between the top two seeds after arch-rival Maria Sharapova demolished Ekaterina Makarova. The best two players in the world have a long…

  • Unseeded American takes out Venus in 3

    Unseeded American takes out Venus in 3

    Melbourne, Australia — Madison Keys defeated one Williams sister Wednesday at the Australian Open. On Thursday, the 19-year-old American will try to make it two, and this sibling might be a little tougher, even with a cold. Keys overcame…

  • Palawan A-G goes to Davao

    Palawan A-G goes to Davao

    Davao takes its turn to host the Palawan Pawnshop-Palawan Express Pera Padala Regional age group tennis tournament presented by Technifibre with a huge field clashign for top honors in various divisions beginning today at the GSIS-ECO 2 & 4…

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  • Tiger hopes to relive magic in Phoenix

    Tiger hopes to relive magic in Phoenix

    Scottsdale, Arizona  — Tiger Woods returned to the Phoenix Open and received cheers, boos and gasps. ALL ON ONE HOLE. There is rarely a dull moment with golf’s biggest star, especially at the PGA Tour’s rowdiest venue. Even though…

  • Martirez up by 3 in China tilt

    Sam Martirez bucked a triple-bogey mishap on No. 14 as she wrested a three-shot lead over Japanese Tsujiuka Airi despite a two-over 74 at the start of the HSBC China Junior Open at the Zhuhai Gulf Golf Course in…

  • Wie hopes to stay healthy

    Ocala, Florida — Well-rested and healthy, Michelle Wie is ready to get back to work. “I’m very excited for this year,” said Wie, set to begin play Wednesday in the LPGA Tour’s season-opening Coates Golf Championship. “No major swing…

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  • Climbers have edge in Le Tour

    The mettle of the sprinters will be put to a tough test early in the 2015 Le Tour de Filipinas while the climbers get to do what they do best in Stage Four that finishes atop the Cordilleras in…

  • Tight security seen in Palaro

    Security will be extra tight as Davao del Norte prepares to host the Palarong Pambansa on May 3-9 in Tagum City. Davao del Norte was officially named as host of the annual event following the signing of a memorandum…

  • Jr. tennis tilt to join PSA Hall of Fame

    The junior tennis tournament the country has been hosting the past 25 years will get no less than a special award from the Philippine Sportswriters Association (PSA). The Mitsubishi Lancer International Junior Tennis Championship is set to be elevated…