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  • Local bets up for acid test

    Three foreign bets will test the mettle of the country’s elite triathletes when the Unilab Active Health’s (ULAH) Tri United I is held on Sunday at the Dungaree Beach of Subic Bay Freeport. Out to stamp their class in…

  • JRU seeks athletics 5-peat

    Jose Rizal University is out to extend its reign to five years when the NCAA track and field competition unfurls today at the Philsports Complex in Pasig City. Led by Domingo Cabradilla’s three-gold feat, the JRU track and field…

  • PSL goes to Quezon Province

    Top volleyball action will roll to the scenic province of Quezon for the first offering of Philippine Superliga’s Spike on Tour this year. Quezon Province Gov. David “Jay-Jay” Suarez is expected to lead his constituents in welcoming four teams…

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  • Slam dunk contest on March 6, 2015

    Slam dunk contest on March 6, 2015

    Games Today (Puerto Princesa City Coliseum, Palawan) 4 p.m. – Skills Challenge 7 p.m. – Rookies vs Sophomores Purefoods Star’s high-leaping guard Justin Melton said that the field remains strong in today’s Slam Dunk contest at the Puerto Princesa…

  • Seaoil high school final series on March 6, 2015

    Defending champion Chiang Kai Shek College and 17 other high school teams converge today for a three-day battle for supremacy in the 2015 Seaoil-NBTC National High School Championships today at three different venues. Like other teams, the Blue Dragons…

  • ‘Superhero’ rescues Thunder

    ‘Superhero’ rescues Thunder

    Oklahoma City— Russell Westbrook donned a mask and played like a superhero. The All-Star Game MVP set career highs with 49 points and 16 rebounds, and added 10 assists for his fourth consecutive triple-double, helping the Oklahoma City Thunder…

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  • The fight

    The fight

    WAITER PLAYS ROLE IN FIGHT A restaurant waiter has been cited as one of the central figures in making the May 2 fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather a reality. In a detailed article written by ESPN’s Dan…

  • The fight

    The fight

    Mixed fortunes Australian Justin Fortune, who is Manny Pacquiao’s conditioning coach, lashed out at Alex Ariza, the Filipino fighter’s former fitness guide, saying he (Ariza) is a jinx to every training camp. Fortune, who made a comeback to Pacquiao’s…

  • Floyd favored, but many bettors picking Pacquiao

    Floyd favored, but many bettors picking Pacquiao

    Las Vegas— Manny Pacquiao has always believed he can do what 47 other fighters before him have failed to do – beat Floyd Mayweather Jr. in the ring. Turns out a lot of other people are believers, too. And…

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  • PH Cuppers favored over Sri Lankans

    PH Cuppers favored over Sri Lankans

    Games Today (Valle Verde Country Club, Pasig City) 4 p.m. – PJ Tierro vs Harshana Godamanna PJ Tierro hopes to set the tone for the Cebuana Lhuillier-Philippine Davis Cup team’s bid to repeat against Sri Lanka when he battles…

  • Palawan A-G tourney set in Mactan

    Close to 150 players gear up for a showdown for top honors in various divisions, including ranking points staked in the Palawan Pawnshop-Palawan Express Pera Padala regional age group Mactan leg firing off today in Cebu. Young Tracy Llamas…

  • Ex-Federer coach to help Lankans vs PH

    Ex-Federer coach to help Lankans vs PH

    A former coach of Swiss superstar Roger Federer has been tapped in the hope of guiding Sri Lanka to a win over the Philippine Davis Cup team in the first round tie of their Asia Oceania Zone Group II…

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  • Rory eyes redemption at Doral

    Rory eyes redemption at Doral

    Miami— World number one Rory McIlroy, looking to bounce back after missing the cut at last week’s US PGA event, is more confident entering this week’s World Golf Championships event at Doral. The 25-year-old from Northern Ireland has regained…

  • 2 share lead in HSBC tilt

    2 share lead in HSBC tilt

    Singapore — South Korean Inbee Park and Taiwan’s Yani Tseng both shot 6-under 66 on Thursday to share the lead after the opening round of the HSBC Women’s Champions. Park’s sixth birdie on the par-5 18th at Sentosa Golf…

  • Tough cast in ICTSI Ladies Open

    Tough cast in ICTSI Ladies Open

    Cyna Rodriguez braces for her toughest challenge on the ICTSI Ladies Philippine Golf Tour as she spearheads the locals’ bid in the $75,000 ICTSI Ladies Open, which unwraps March 11 at the Southlink Golf Club in Las Pinas. For…

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  • Ateneo nears baseball 3-peat

    Game Thursday (Rizal Memorial Baseball Stadium) 11 a.m. – Ateneo vs La Salle Ateneo moved closer to completing a three-peat with a 7-3 decision of La Salle yesterday in the UAAP Season 77 baseball championship series at the Rizal…

  • Tang Polo, Kingpower down rivals

    Tang Polo, Kingpower down rivals

    Tang Polo of China and Kingpower of Thailand pulled off huge wins over their rivals Wednesday to throw the battle for final berths in the Globalport Philippine Polo Open 2015 into a wide open race in Calatagan, Batangas. ShiLai…

  • BRC to host drag racing

    The country’s fastest drivers head back down south as they resume their battle for supremacy in the second leg of the 2015 National Drag Racing Championship Southern Series tomorrow at the Batangas Racing Circuit in Rosario, Batangas. With the…