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  • Gumabao lifts Philips to victory

    Games Today (Cuneta Astrodome)  1:30 pm — Shopinas vs Mane ‘N Tail 4:15 pm — Foton vs Petron 6:15 pm — Philips Gold vs Cignal Ranged against her former teammates, Michelle Gumabao delivered the killer blows down the stretch…

  • Mayweather says Pacquiao too “reckless” to win megafight

    Mayweather says Pacquiao too “reckless” to win megafight

    Las Vegas, United States – Floyd Mayweather says it will be two “hall-of-famers” in their prime when he and Manny Pacquiao clash in the richest fight in boxing history on May 2 at the MGM Hotel. In the only Las Vegas…

  • Team sports, athletics have good chances – PSC chair

    The 451-strong Philippine delegation to the Southeast Asian Games will rely on team sports like basketball and rugby to shore up the country’s gold medal quest in the 2015 Southeast Asian Games in June in Singapore, the Philippine Sports…

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  • Playoffs start today minus stars

    Games Today EASTERN CONFERENCE 12:30 a.m. – (5) Washington at (4) Toronto 7 a.m. – (6) Milwaukee at (3) Chicago WESTERN CONFERENCE 3:30 a.m. – (8) New Orleans at (1) Golden State 9:30 a.m. – (7) Dallas at (2)…

  • Batang Gilas rip Brunei by 82 points

    Games Today (Xavier University Gym) 2 p.m. – Malaysia vs Brunei 4 p.m. – Indonesia vs Philippines Cagayan De Oro City — FIBA Asia-bound Batang Gilas showed no mercy on a hapless Brunei squad and cruised to a 113-31…

  • Painters, Texters break tie

    Painters, Texters break tie

    Game Today (Smart Araneta Coliseum) 5 p.m. – Rain or Shine vs Talk ‘N Text (Series tied 1-1) Talk ‘N Text point guard Jayson Castro doesn’t realize it yet, but by scoring an incredible 44 points in Game 2…

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  • Still no ticket on sale for Pacquiao-Mayweather fight

    Las Vegas – Don’t expect to snag a $1,500 nosebleed ticket – or any other ticket – at the box office for the fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao. Just two weeks before the bout, tickets for…

  • The logistics behind Floyd and Pacquiao’s 60-40 split

    The logistics behind Floyd and Pacquiao’s 60-40 split

    Los Angeles — No matter who wins the richest boxing match in history on May 2, Manny Pacquiao will receive part of his payday the next business day from his promoter, Bob Arum. “On Monday morning, I will hand…

  • A boxing first: Fee charged to witness weigh-in

    A boxing first: Fee charged to witness weigh-in

    Fight fans who wish to witness the official weigh-in for the Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight will have to pay $10 as entry fee for the privilege of seeing the two men strip and step on the scales on…

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  • Bolong rules Bohol netfest

    Dan Reb Bolong and Armida Gumapac won two titles each to share the spotlight in the sixth leg of the Globe 17th Head Graphene XT Junior Tennis Satellite Circuit yesterday at the Sto. Nino tennis courts in Ubay, Bohol.…

  • Djokovic vs Nadal in semis

    Monaco — Winning a game against Novak Djokovic these days is quite an achievement. Even when you’re an US Open champion. Djokovic won the first eight games of his Monte Carlo Masters quarterfinal match Friday before Marin Cilic managed…

  • Global wins to keep hopes alive

    Game on April 29 (Mongkok Stadium, Hong Kong) 8 p.m. – South China vs Global Bocaue, Bulacan — Mark Hartmann scored two goals and Misagh Bahadoran made a big impact in his second game back from an injury and…

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  • Irawan wins by 4

    Irawan wins by 4

    Arie Irawan fought off an early threat from American Brett Munson and a late charge by Miguel Tabuena in demanding conditions to win the $60,000 ICTSI Eagle Ridge Invitational crown by four strokes with a closing even par 71…

  • Tiamsics dominate qualifying

    Siblings Vince and Venice Tiamsic led the first batch of qualifiers by topping their respective divisions in runaway fashion in the Philippine Airlines Junior World golf qualifying tournament recently at the pitch and putt Riviera Sports Club course in…

  • Irawan shoots 67, grabs 3-stroke lead

    Irawan shoots 67, grabs 3-stroke lead

    Arie Irawan moved nearer to a second Asian Development Tour win as he fired a four-under-par 67 to take a three-stroke lead with one round left in the ICTSI Eagle Ridge Invitational yesterday. Two behind co-second round leaders Micah…

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  • Petron nears elims sweep; Foton wins

    Petron nears elims sweep; Foton wins

    Games Tomorrow (Cuneta Astrodome) 1:30 p.m. – Philips Gold vs Mane ‘N Tail 4:15 p.m. – Foton vs Cignal 6:15 p.m. – Petron vs Shopinas Petron made short work of Mane ‘N Tail, 25-15, 25-23, 25-14, last night to…

  • PLDT, Cagayan in battle of heavyweights

    Games Today (The Arena, San Juan) 9 a.m. – Army vs Cignal (Spikers) 12:45 p.m. – Cagayan vs PLDT (V-League) 2:45 p.m. – Army vs Meralco (V-League) 5 p.m. – Air Force vs Champion (Spikers) A pair of blockbuster…

  • Teves tops NCA derby

    Vice Mayor Joel C. Teves’ “Unang Distrito HJCT” posted six points to win the recent National Cockers Alliance (NCA) derby. Mayor Boyet Ynares’ “Barkadahan ng Rizal” placed second in the derby sponsored by Sagupaan Complexor with five points followed…