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  • PBA great Samboy Lim collapses

    Samboy Lim, who mesmerized basketball fans in the 1980s and 1990s with his acrobatic moves, collapsed while playing an exhibition game with fellow PBA stars at the Ynares Center in Pasig. Lim, 52, was brought to The Medical City…

  • PSL: Petron vs Generika

    Petron booked its first trip to the finals by downing Cignal HD, 25-23, 25-16, 25-21, in the 2014 Philippine Superliga Grand Prix semifinals yesterday at the Cuneta Astrodome in Pasay City. After overcoming a big scare in the first…

  • Sevian, 13, is youngest American Grandmaster

    Washington— Not many people can claim to have shattered a major American record at 13 years, 10 months and 27 days. But chess prodigy Samuel Sevian can now do just that, after being crowned America’s youngest-ever Grandmaster, easily besting…

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  • Alaska, San Miguel remain on top

    Game Today (Alonte Gym, Biñan, Laguna) 5 p.m. – Blackwater vs Talk ’N Text Games Tomorrow (Smart Araneta Coliseum) 4:14 p.m. – Ginebra vs Globalport 7 p.m. – Purefoods vs Rain or Shine Alaska does have a pair of…

  • Solons debut against BFP in UNTV Cup

    Solons debut against BFP in UNTV Cup

    Games Tomorrow (University of Makati) 2 p.m. – Senate vs NHA 3:30 p.m. – Malacañang vs DOJ 5 p.m. – HOR vs BFP The Malacañang Patriots shoot for their second straight win when they clash with the Department of…

  • TNT meets winless Blackwater today

    Game Today (Alonte Gym, Biñan, Laguna) 5 p.m. – Blackwater vs Talk ’N Text Games Tomorrow (Smart Araneta Coliseum) 4:14 p.m. – Ginebra vs Globalport 7 p.m. – Purefoods vs Rain or Shine The last time Talk ’N Text…

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  • Elorde faces Indonesian tonight

    Juan Miguel “The Boss” Elorde, grandson of the great Gabriel “Flash” Elorde, battles Indon foe Oke Haryanto tonight at the Grand Ballroom of the Elorde Sports Center in Sucat Road, Parañaque. The fight in the event dubbed “Boxing Kontra…

  • Young Elorde takes on Indon fighter

    Juan Miguel “Mig” Elorde clashes with Indonesian Oke Harianto in the featured fight on Saturday at the grand ballroomof the Elorde Sports Center in Sucat, Parañaque. The event is promoted by Johnny Elorde Management International in cooperation with the…

  • If Floyd ducks, Team Pacquiao has Plan B

    Manny Pacquiao adviser Mike Koncz is tight-lipped about the identity of a Plan B opponent for his boss but Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach wants Danny Garcia to fill the void in case Floyd Mayweather Jr. doesn’t step…

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  • Ivanovic stars in Aces victory

    Games Today (MOA Arena, Pasay City) 4 p.m. — UAE Royals vs Singapore Slammers 7:30 p.m.— Manila Mavericks vs Micromax Indian Aces Starring Ana Ivanovic of Serbia, the Micromax Indian Aces toppled the Singapore Slammers, 26-16, last night to…

  • Iglupas, Cruz reach quarters

    Khim Iglupas scored another straight-set win while wild card Monica Therese Cruz upended qualifier Alvina Lai of Hong Kong in three to arrange a quarterfinal duel in the Phinma-PSC International Juniors Tennis Championships – Week 2 at the Rizal…

  • IPTL: Let’s have more fun

    The chief organizer of the avant-garde International Premier tennis League (IPTL) yesterday defended the major innovations that were added to the inaugural four-leg event that kicked off yesterday at the Mall of Asia Arena. “We are not imposing here…

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  • Lascuna 7 shots off leader

    Antonio Lascuna managed only a one-under par 71 yesterday and dropped to a share of 19th place halfway through the King’s Cup at the Singha Park Khon Kaen Golf Club in Khon Kaen, Thailand. Though he opened his round…

  • Rory 1-shot off Chalmers

    Rory 1-shot off Chalmers

    Sydney — Two-time winner Greg Chalmers sunk seven birdies on the way to the outright lead in the Australian Open with Rory McIlroy and Adam Scott poised to swoop after Friday’s second round in Sydney. The Australian left-hander, who…

  • Superal humbles pros, cops crown

    Superal humbles pros, cops crown

    Trece Martires, Cavite — Amateur Princess Superal proved steadier than pro Cyna Rodriguez and won the ICTSI Sherwood Ladies Championship by two with a closing 72 in the final leg of the Ladies Philippine Golf Tour yesterday. Unlike in…

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  • Palami to PFF: Re-sign Azkals coach

    Palami to PFF: Re-sign Azkals coach

    Hanoi, Vietnam — With the Philippine Azkals producing several firsts, it is likely that the contract of Coach Thomas Dooley will be extended soon. Team Manager Dan Palami has revealed that he will recommend to the Philippine Football Federation…

  • Asian int’l chess tourney on today

    The Asian Junior Chess Championships unfurl today with local bets, led by International Master Jan Emmanuel Garcia and Paulo Bersamina, out to spoil the back-to-back bid of IM Narayanan Srinath of India at the Tagaytay International Convention Center in…

  • Domingo eyes overall crown

    Seasoned karter Bobby Domingo of Formula E-Racing attempts to take the overall crown in the 2014 Asian Karting Open Champiosnhips that will take the spotlight this weekend at the Carmona Racetrcak in Brgy. Bangkal, Carmona, Cavite. Fresh from taking…