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  • Injured Bolt heads to see “world’s best doctor”

    Injured Bolt heads to see “world’s best doctor”

    Sprint star Usain Bolt is in Munich on Wednesday, seeking treatment from famous doctor Hans-Wilhelm Mueller-Wohlfahrt in a bid to cure his problematic pelvis injury before August’s world athletic championships. The reigning world and Olympic 100m and 200m champion…

  • Star ousts Globalport to enter semis

    Star ousts Globalport to enter semis

    Rising to the challenge posed by a playoff opponent which morphed from being a docile creature to becoming a ferocious beast in just 48 hours, the Star Hotshots turned back Globalport, 101-94, in their do-or-die last night to advance…

  • UFC: Yoel Romero clears “gay Jesus” comments after KO win vs. Machida [VIDEO]

    UFC: Yoel Romero clears “gay Jesus” comments after KO win vs. Machida [VIDEO]

    Photo courtesy of Dana White, UFC’s twitter account Cuban fighter Yoel Romero delivered knock out win against legend Lyoto Machida on the third round of UFC Fight Night 70. But what stunned the world were his alleged “gay Jesus”…

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  • San Beda shoots for early lead

    Games Today (The Arena, San Juan) 10 a.m. – EAC-ICA vs San Beda (Jrs) 12 noon – Mapua vs San Sebastian (Jrs) 2 p.m. – EAC vs San Beda (Srs) 4 p.m. – Mapua vs San Sebastian (Srs) Five-time…

  • All eyes on SMB import vs ROS

    All eyes on SMB import vs ROS

    Game Today (Smart Araneta Coliseum) 7 p.m. – Rain or Shine vs San Miguel San Miguel Beer and Rain or Shine begin their best-of-five semifinal series today in the PBA Governors’ Cup at the Smart Araneta Coliseum with interest…

  • Warriors, Curry pass Bulls, LeBron as top sellers

    Warriors, Curry pass Bulls, LeBron as top sellers

    New York — Golden State star guard Steph Curry and the NBA champion Warriors have moved into the top-selling spot in NBA merchandise based on sales during the playoffs, the league announced Tuesday. Curry, last season’s NBA Most Valuable…

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  • Nietes foe makes himself scarce

    Nietes foe makes himself scarce

    Mexican challenger Francisco Rodriguez Jr. is keeping himself out of the public eye in the runup to his shot at Donnie Nietes’ world light-flyweight crown next week in Cebu. Filipino promoter Michael Aldeguer, who is staging the July 11…

  • Floyd, Pacquiao are 1-2 in Forbes’ highest-paid celebs

    Floyd, Pacquiao are 1-2 in Forbes’ highest-paid celebs

    Sports – boxing to be exact – took the first and second spots on the list of highest-paid celebrities compiled and released by Forbes. Fresh from their landmark megafight in Las Vegas last May 2, Floyd Mayweather was listed…

  • Boxers turn to Asian tourney as next hurdle

    The triumphant boxing team is back in Baguio City to resume its buildup for the Asian championships in Bangkok in late-August and the world championships in Qatar later in the year. After winning the overall crown in the 28th…

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  • Federer, Nadal blast rivals

    Federer, Nadal blast rivals

    London — Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray swept into the Wimbledon second round Tuesday but women’s third seed Simona Halep and 2014 runner-up Eugenie Bouchard slumped to defeat at a sweltering All England Club. Second seeded Federer,…

  • Huey starts Wimby doubles campaign

    Fil-American Treat Huey will have American Scott Lipsky as his partner in the Wimbledon doubles as he goes for his best ever finish in a grand slam event. Though unseeded, Huey and Lipsky have good chances of pulling off…

  • Nervy start for  Serena, Novak

    Nervy start for Serena, Novak

    London (AFP) — Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova reached the Wimbledon second round on Monday as 2002 champion Lleyton Hewitt’s 17-year All England Club career came to a bruising end. Defending champion Djokovic enjoyed a 6-4, 6-4,…

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  • Bibat relives past glory at Palos Verdes

    Bibat relives past glory at Palos Verdes

    Davao City — Low scores dominated the day, but it was Michael Bibat who grabbed first round honors when he shot a career-best eight-under-par 64 at the start of the ICTSI Rancho Palos Verdes Classic. Despite Bibat’s day’s best,…

  • Park opens 3-shot lead at Orchard

    Dasmariñas, Cavite — Park Min-ung closed each nine with a birdie  shook en route to a one-under-par 71 and a three-stroke lead in the men’s championship division in the first round of the Sta. Lucia Amateur Open Championship at…

  • On home turf, Lascuña takes favorite role

    On home turf, Lascuña takes favorite role

    Tony Lascuña, Jay Bayron and Miguel Tabuena brace for an early shootout in the featured flight kicking off the P1.5 million ICTSI Rancho Palos Verdes Classic today at Rancho Palos Verdes Golf and Country Club in Davao City. Though…

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  • Britons rip Blu Boys in 5 innings

    The Philippine Blu Boys dropped their third straight game after absorbing a crushing 10-2 loss in five innings to Great Britain yesterday in the Men’s World Softball Championship at the Bob Van Impe Stadium in Saskatoon, Canada. After trailing…

  • US blanks Germany, gains final

    Montreal — Carli Lloyd and Kelley O’Hara both scored in the second half Tuesday to put the United States into the Women’s World Cup final with a 2-0 victory over top-ranked Germany. Wearing the captain’s armband, Lloyd got the…

  • SM gives bowling, ice sports a boost

    SM Lifestyle Entertainment Inc. has launched a long term program that aims to discover champions in bowling, ice hockey, figure skating, and short speed skating. This was announced by CJ Suarez, SM sports development head, in Tuesday’s PSA Forum…