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Nietes keeps crown
Nietes keeps crown
Sun, 29 Mar 2015

QUEZON CITY—Donnie Nietes’ legend lives on after another noteworthy performance that showed why he is the best light flyweight in the world.

Nietes put on a brutal beating of...

Has ‘Money’ undergone drug-testing?
Has ‘Money’ undergone drug-testing?
Fri, 20 Mar 2015

MANNY Pacquiao has had two doping tests already in two weeks.

Fine by me.

Even if they do it everyday, no worries.

As Pacquiao himself said the second time drug agents came...

Sharapova beats Azarenka on 6th match point at Indian Wells
Sharapova beats Azarenka on 6th match point at Indian Wells
Wed, 18 Mar 2015

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. — Maria Sharapova defeated Victoria Azarenka 6-4, 6-3 on her sixth match point in a third-round pairing of former No. 1-ranked players at the BNP Paribas Open on Monday.

Vacationing Irish couple makes top 10
Vacationing Irish couple makes top 10
Sun, 15 Mar 2015

THE fourth edition of the Kawasan Falls Marathon (KFM) attracted more foreign participants than expected yesterday in Badian, Cebu, and among these were couple Paul Hunt and Laureen Smyth of...

Welterweight Andre Berto stops Josesito Lopez in 6th round
Welterweight Andre Berto stops Josesito Lopez in 6th round
Sat, 14 Mar 2015

ONTARIO, Calif. — While the crowd booed and Josesito Lopez argued in vain with the referee, Andre Berto leaped on the ropes and raised his arms.

A little drama wasn't about to stop the...

Top guns weigh in

Top guns weigh in

CEBU is not just the home of the Cobra Ironman 70.3 Philippines for the past three years, it is also where some of the top...

Sugbuanon escapes Niños in South Bowl

Sugbuanon escapes Niños in South Bowl

TEAM Sugbuanon escaped a close match against the Cebu Niños, 13-12, in the championship match of the first South Bowl 2015:...

Donnie Nietes gets new foe

Donnie Nietes gets new foe

WITH just a little over a month before his world title defense, World Boxing Organization (WBO) light flyweight champion...

Talk ‘N Text seeks solo leadership

Talk ‘N Text seeks solo leadership

MANILA — Talk ‘n Text seeks solo leadership when it battles Kia Carnival, while Ginebra faces cellar dweller Blackwater Elite...

Sports News

Cabusas tops BTA monthly tournament

Monday, March 30, 2015 - 09:31 p.m.

XYRRA Cabusas grabbed the Bowlingplex Tenpin Association (BTA) Bowler of Month of March title at the Gaisano Bowlingplex.

Cabusas, a civil engineering student of the University of San Carlos (USC) Talamban, scored a total of 1,282 pin falls in six games to win this month’s title.

‘Passion for sports’

Monday, March 30, 2015 - 09:30 p.m.

CEBUANO philanthropist, educator and sportsman Jose “Dodong” R. Gullas will be the honored guest in today’s 33rd Sportswriters Association of Cebu-San Miguel Brewery (SAC-SMB) All-Cebu Sports Awards at the Activity Center of Ayala Center Cebu. The three-hour program promptly starts at 3 p.m.

Mendoza: ‘Ahas’ scores again; Tony is all smiles now

Monday, March 30, 2015 - 09:29 p.m.

BECAUSE I did not want Tony Aldeguer to feel very, very nervous again, I did not write here about my prediction anew of a knockout win for Donnie “Ahas” Nietes during last Saturday’s Pinoy Pride 30 at the Cubao Big Dome.

The last time I said here that Nietes would win by knockout, Aldeguer aka ALA was so very nervous he almost did not watch that Nietes fight from ringside.

Batang Gilas eyes Fiba U17 slot

Monday, March 30, 2015 - 09:28 p.m.

THE Cebu-based team manager of the Batang Gilas U-16 team, Andrew Teh, is upbeat on the chances of the young nationals in the 3rd Southeast Asian Basketball Association (Seaba) Under 16 Men’s Championship on April 14-19 in Xavier University Gym in Cagayan de Oro City.

Teh, a travel and tours executive operating in Cebu City, believes that the team’s cohesiveness will be fast-tracked now that they are training daily.

Semis start today

Monday, March 30, 2015 - 09:27 p.m.

MANILA—Top seed Rain or Shine and No. 5 Meralco Bolts start their best-of-five semifinal series of the 40th PBA Commissioner’s Cup today at 7 p.m. at the Araneta Coliseum.

The Elasto Painters leaned on a big steal by Jeff Chan in the crucial stretch to escape with a close 92-91 win over Barangay Ginebra in the quarterfinals on Saturday, while Meralco Bolts needed a five-minute extension before sweeping sister team Nlex Road Warriors, 91-85, last Sunday to complete the semifinal cast.

Macanuna tops open chessfest

Monday, March 30, 2015 - 08:30 p.m.

NATIONAL Master (NM) Macala Macacuna of Davao City annexed the open division title of the 78th Mayor Rody and Vice Mayor Pulong Duterte Araw ng Dabaw Open and Age-Group Chess tournament held at the NCCC Mall Davao Food Cove Function Hall over the weekend.

Ballano bags tenpin crown

Monday, March 30, 2015 - 08:29 p.m.

FERNIE Ballano lived up to his billing by bagging the Davao Tenpin Bowlers Association (Datba) March Monthly Finals title at the NCCC Mall Davao B3 Bowling Center Sunday evening.

5 players shine in Jr. NBA/WNBA regional selection

Monday, March 30, 2015 - 08:29 p.m.

FIVE teenagers, four from Davao City and one from Cagayan de Oro City, booked tickets to the national training camp of the Jr. NBA/WNBA Philippines 2015 slated April 24 to 26 in Manila.

Birondo, Amsirabe wins Dover monthly

Monday, March 30, 2015 - 08:28 p.m.

DODONG Birondo led winners of the Dover Lanes monthly finals tournament held over the weekend.

Bacolod scoring ace leads Batang Gilas squad

Monday, March 30, 2015 - 01:43 p.m.

BACOLOD City's Samjosef Belangel, a high-scoring youth player now with Ateneo de Manila University Blue Eaglets, will be at the forefront of the Philippine basketball team that will compete in the SEABA Under-16 tournament to be held in Cagayan de Oro City next month.