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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.

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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

250 join Jr. NBA Philippines camp

Monday, March 30, 2015 - 12:30 a.m.

MORE THAN 250 young basketball enthusiasts joined the Jr. NBA/WNBA Philippines 2015 Basketball Camp held at the University of the Immaculate of Conception (UIC)-Bajada campus gymnasium over the weekend.

UM wins big in Araw chess

Monday, March 30, 2015 - 12:29 a.m.

THE University of Mindanao’s Daniel Rome Borinaga and Exiquila Apao emerged champions in the Under-20 junior boys and girls division of the 78th Araw ng Davao Rapid Youth Chess Championships last Saturday.

Coach to Duterte: We need good volleyball gym

Monday, March 30, 2015 - 12:28 a.m.

WITH Duterte as the next President of the Republic of the Philippines, we can have the first standard sized volleyball gym with floors made of modern taraflex floors anywhere in the Davao Region.

Nietes keeps crown

Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 08:49 p.m.

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 Gilberto Parra, forcing the Mexican challenger to call it a night going into the 10th of the main event of Pinoy Pride 30 - “D-Day” at the historic Smart Araneta Coliseum.

After comeback win, Donaire wants world title shot

Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 08:47 p.m.

QUEZON CITY - Nonito Donaire Jr. still has what it takes to compete with the cream of the crop in the super bantamweight division after a stellar comeback win.

Limpag: Donnie cements legendary status

Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 08:45 p.m.

WITH his latest win, Donnie Nietes, the longest-reigning Filipino world champion now has 35 wins, 1 loss and 4 draws with 21 knockouts.

That nine round demolition of pretender Gilberto Parra in Pinoy Pride 30 was just the latest showing in a long line of impressive wins this unassuming, and sometimes overlooked champion from Cebu by way of Murcia had.

City of Naga bets top 18-Under

Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 08:44 p.m.

City of Naga's junior netters dominated the 18-Under division of the 2015 Citigreen Junior Tennis Cup.

The tournament is a Group 5 Philippine Tennis Association (Philta) event and attracted 124 entries from the Visayas and Mindanao.

Purefoods dump Alaska, 96-89

Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 08:43 p.m.

MANILA—Denzel Bowles fired 32 points as Purefoods Star Hotshots overpowered Alaska Aces down-the-stretch to escape with a 96-89 win and sweep the best-of-three quarterfinal series, 2-0, in the 40th PBA Commissioner’s Cup at the Araneta Coliseum yesterday.

The Hotshots showed their old deadly form and took an early 6-0 lead, which Joe Devance and Alex Mallari stretched to nine points, 30-21, in the first canto. The 6’8 Devance had three triples, while Mallari added one to start the second period.

DBTC defends title

Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 08:42 p.m.

THE Don Bosco Technological Center (DBTC) showed its grit as it edged out Sacred Heart School-Ateneo de Cebu (SHS-AdC), 2-0, in the latter’s homecourt to nab back-to-back titles in the boys’ Under-15 division of Aboitiz Cup yesterday.

After a scoreless first half, Kyle Ronquillo, the eventual Most Valuable Player, of DBTC lit the fire on the defending champions and scored the first goal in the game on the early goings of the second half.

Leylam FC wins, off to Dubai for World Foobtall Fives

Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 08:41 p.m.

LEYLAM FC B is bound for Dubai after winning the national finals of The World Football Fives (F5WC) last Saturday at the Chelsea Blue Pitch in Makati City, Metro Manila.

Leylam FC B beat Manila team Aspire, 1-0, with a goal by Micahel Pacite in the championship match.