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  • Le Tour hits road in Feb.

    The Le Tour de Filipinas (LtDF) breaks decades of summer tradition but returns to a familiar and historic culminating stage as it holds its sixth edition in 2015 that would highlight 60 years of the Tour in the country.…

  • Wushu bets bag 2 golds

    Jesse Aligaga retained his 48kg crown while Jean Claude Saclag snatched the 60kg title in the recent 7th Sanda World Cup in Jakarta, Indonesia. Aligaga, a native of Iloilo, defeated India’s Chandra Singh Mayanglamban in two rounds  to join…

  • Win over Indons was Azkals’ best – Palami

    Win over Indons was Azkals’ best – Palami

    Hanoi, Vietnam — There was a sense of satisfaction among the members of the Philippine Azkals the moment they arrived at the team hotel following a sublime performance never seen in recent memory. The manner of how the Azkals…

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  • Sophomores shine as Barako ousts B’water

    Antipolo City — Barako Bull boosted its bid to earn a quarterfinal berth by eliminating expansion team Blackwater in the playoff race with a 97-82 victory in the PBA Philippine Cup last night at the Ynares Center here. The…

  • La Salle, SBC start title series

    Games Today (Ynares Sports Arena, Pasig City) 2 p.m. – USC vs UV 4 p.m. – San Beda vs La Salle La Salle troops to the court today as the heavy favorites against San Beda as the best-of-three Philippine…

  • Hapee vs Cebuana

    Hapee Toothpaste stakes its unbeaten record when it battles Cebuana Lhuillier today in the PBA D-League Aspirant’s Cup at the Technological Institute of the Philippine (TIP) in Manila. The Fresh Fighters are hard-pressed to extend their winning run to…

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  • 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…

  • Manny will KO Floyd – Roach

    Hong Kong — If ever they cross paths in 2015, celebrated trainer Freddie Roach said over the weekend that his top fighter Manny Pacquiao will walk through Floyd Mayweather Jr. After steering Pacquiao to a rousing victory over Chris…

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  • Huey excited to coach Maria

    Fil-Am netter Treat Huey simply can’t wait to join hands with some of the world’s finest as he takes the coaching cudgels for the Manila Mavericks in the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) that kicks off tomorrow at the…

  • Olivarez, 3 others advance

    Four local bets, headed by second seed Eric Olivarez Jr. and Marcen Gonzales, pounded out contrasting victories to advance to the second round of the boys’ singles in the Phinma-PSC International Juniors Tennis Championships – Week 2 yesterday at…

  • Balce, Santiago hurdle rivals

    Maia Balce and Frances Santiago scored contrasting wins in the girls’ singles of the Phinma-PSC International Juniors Tennis Championships – Week 2 yesterday at the Rizal Memorial Tennis Center. Balce, who reached the quarters in Week 1, beat Takako…

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  • 18th Founders Cup fires off today

    The first group of another banner field assembled for the Founders Cup Invitational member-guest tournament of the Orchard Golf and Country Club get their respective bids going today with a bonanza of prizes totalling no less than P6 million…

  • Plaridel Golf Cup slated

    Sen. JV Ejercito and former Commission on Elections Chairman Benjamin Abalos, president of Wack Wack Golf & Country Club, will lead the ceremonial tee-off in opening of the Plaridel Golf Cup on Friday at the Wack Wack Golf and…

  • Megafiber leads by 4

    Baguio City — Defending champion Megafiber assembled a 101 yesterday to grab a four-shot lead over Pugo Adventure in the seniors Fil Championship flight of the 65th San Miguel Fil-Am Golf Invitational Tournament at the Baguio Country Club. Mari…

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  • Azkals want PH Arena

    Hanoi, Vietnam — With its size, Team manager Dan Palami believes that the new Philippine Arena in Bocaue, Bulacan will be a perfect venue for the Azkals when they host one of the two legs of the ASEAN Football…

  • Cantada new PVF chair

    Sports organizer Edgardo “Boy” Cantada was elected chairman of the Board of Directors of the Philippine Volleyball Federation in a recent gathering in Taguig City. “We just want to get the PVF back to its feet as a truly…

  • Foton slips past Cignal

    Foton outlasted Cignal, 25-19, 25-17, 22-25, 25-23, yesterday to end its 2014 Philippine Superliga Grand Prix campaign on a bright note at the Alonte Sports Arena in Biñan, Laguna. The Tornadoes were already out of the semis picture as…