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  • PH darters triumph in Malaysia

    Filipino darters swept the major awards in the recent 2014 Malaysian Open darts tournament at Premier Hotel in Klang, Selangor, Malaysia. The Filipinos emerged champions in men’s and ladies’ singles, men’s singles soft tip and the premier division of…

  • Asiad team has mountain to climb

    Asiad team has mountain to climb

    The Philippines has rapidly deteriorated in the Asian Games that winning four of the 439 gold medals on offer in 36 sports this year would spark a national celebration. “Four? We should be delirious,” said athletics chief Popoy Juico…

  • Bowler with hurting knee is PH top hope

    The Philippines is sending a young delegation to the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea, but is pinning its hopes on a 40-year-old bowler battling knee problems. Seventeen months after undergoing a second surgery for a troublesome left…

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  • SBC nails 1st semis berth

    SBC nails 1st semis berth

    Games Tomorrow (The Arena, San Juan) 2 p.m. – Letran vs St. Benilde 4 p.m. – JRU vs San Sebastian Defending champion San Beda College (SBC)  bucked a sluggish first half show to beat Lyceum, 76-70, and clinch the…

  • E-Painters may unload new recruits

    Paul Lee’s decision to stay with Rain or Shine might force Coach Yeng Guiao to unload a couple of guards due to oversupply. The other day, the 6-foot-1 Lee and Guiao had a heart-to-heart talk and the player confirmed…

  • Adamson wins but nixes bonfire

    Adamson coach Kenneth Duremdes sees a bright future from his rookie-laden squad after the Falcons beat the University of the Philippines Maroons, 67-63, last Tuesday for its only win in the UAAP basketball tournament. The win so affected Duremdes,…

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  • Arum: Ball is in Floyd’s court

    Arum: Ball is in Floyd’s court

    Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum bared yesterday that rival network giants HBO and Showtime have found a way to equally distribute a proposed Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather super fight in 2015 and the Top Rank chief insists the ball…

  • Mindanao boxers battle foreign foes in Davao

    Three world-rated Filipino fighters are set to battle fancied foreign foes on Oct. 11 in Davao City, former newsman and ex-North Cotabato Gov. Manny Piñol said yesterday during the PSA Forum. Piñol, who also dabbles in boxing promotion, said…

  • Boxers target medals, redemption at Asiad

    All eyes will be on the national boxing team when the 2014 Asian Games kick off on Friday in Incheon, South Korea. Filipino boxers have won three of the country’s seven gold medals in the last two stagings of…

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  • PH netters confident

    With a good mix of young and tested campaigners in the fold, the Philippine tennis team is expected to fight it out for medals in the Asian Games which starts on Friday in Incheon, South Korea. Fil-Americans Treat Huey…

  • Alejandre, Bentillo win

    April Minet Bentillo came away with two victories and a runner-up finish while Abson John Alejandre dominated the boys side as they shared top honors with Shaira Hope Rivera in Series 62 Palawan Pawnshop regional circuit at the Koronadal…

  • 24 teams vie in ladies meet

    Twenty-four teams vie for supremacy when the Philippine Ladies Tennis League (PTTL) unfurls today at the Manila Polo Club. The doubles tournament, acknowledged as the country’s most prestigious ladies team event, will have competitions in Class A and Class…

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  • Gialon birdies 4 par 3s, leads by 2

    Gialon birdies 4 par 3s, leads by 2

    San Rafael, Bulacan — Zanie Boy Gialon fired a six-under-par 66 to post a two-stroke lead over Rufino Bayron and Micah Shin at the start of the ICTSI Royal Northwoods Championship at the Royal Northwoods Golf Club yesterday. Rains…

  • Rory is Player of the Year

    Rory is Player of the Year

    Palm Beach Gardens, Florida — Rory McIlroy is the Vardon Trophy winner and the PGA of America’s player of the year for the second time. McIlroy won the points-based player of the year award on the strength of his…

  • Chase for ICTSI title begins today

    Premium will be on accuracy as the compact 65-player field tackles the rolling par-72 Royal Northwoods layout in pursuit of glory sans the big guns in the P1.5 million ICTSI Royal Northwoods Championship which gets going today in San…

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  • Superliga: Santiago, Gumabao take centerstage at Astrodome

    Games Today (Cuneta Astrodome) 3 pm – Petron vs PLDT (W) 5 pm – AirAsia vs Cagayan Valley (W) 7 pm – PLDT AirForce vs Via Mare (M) Dindin Santiago and Michelle Gumabao will take center stage anew as…

  • Army eyes Shakey’s V-L lead

    Games Today (The Arena, San Juan) 2 p.m. – Army vs NU 4 p.m. – Air Force vs Ateneo With its vast experience, Philippine Army is tipped as the heavy favorite when it tackles National University (NU) today in…

  • Mexico whips Blu Girls, 7-0

    Game Today (Irvine, California) 2 a.m. – Philippines vs Canada The bats of the Philippine Blu Girls were kept silent and were crushed 7-0 by Mexico in just five innings for their first loss in the World Cup of…