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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

44 football coaches finish NCCC today

Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 02:37 p.m.

FORTY-FOUR football coaches across the province and Visayas region are set to finish the National Coaches Certificate Course (NCCC) at the Panaad Park and Stadium in Bacolod City today.

MDBA Homer bags title

Friday, March 27, 2015 - 10:22 p.m.

ELIMINATIONS leader MDBA Homer beat MDBA Sassy, 562-534, to emerge champion in the 78th Mayor Rody and Vice Mayor Pulong Sunday Bowlers Club (SBC) ArawngDabaw Bowling Tournament held Thursday evening at the Fairlanes Bowling Center.

MDBA Homer was powered by Muktan Amsirabe, Roy Amsirabe, Paul Tengosia, Onyot Morales, Nadz Ajijil and Johan Alonzo.

Olivar, Lumanta bag chess crowns

Friday, March 27, 2015 - 10:20 p.m.

ELMAR Olivar and Jobert Lumanta topped their respective divisions at the close of the 78th Mayor Rody and Vice Mayor Pulong Duterte 2015 Araw ng Dabaw Para Games chess competition held recently at the Rizal Park.

Olivar tallied four points to pocket the gold medal of the visually-impaired category. He bested three-pointers Aldrin Pana, Danilo Partosa and Julius Ortega who took the next three spots.

Donaire, Nietes, Pagara to knock out foes

Friday, March 27, 2015 - 09:54 p.m.

QUEZON CITY - One is in search of more recognition, while the other is looking to revive his once stellar career. Though in different situations, both Filipino superstars Donnie Nietes and Nonito Donaire Jr. have one thing on their minds and that is a spectacular finish in the Pinoy Pride 30 - “D-Day” show at the historic Smart Araneta Coliseum tonight.

Jaguars hold tryouts for college, high school teams

Friday, March 27, 2015 - 09:52 p.m.

THE University of San Jose-Recoletos Jaguars is looking for new talents and will hold tryouts for its college and high school varsity teams.

The high school team is under new head coach Ferdinand “Bong” Pineda, while the senior team is led by veteran coach Agrifino “Jun” Noel. The tryouts started yesterday and will end on April 1 at the Recoletos Coliseum in USJ-R Basak, Campus.

TNT, Rain or Shine gun for PBA semis

Friday, March 27, 2015 - 09:51 p.m.

MANILA—Top seeds Rain or Shine and second seed Talk ‘N Text are favored to clinch a semifinal seat when they face separate foes in their quarterfinal round of the 40th PBA Commissioner’s Cup at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City today.

Limpag: News from the Pacquiao watch

Friday, March 27, 2015 - 09:50 p.m.

WHEN the fight of the century was finally announced a couple of weeks back, one of the things I wanted to know was how the lead-up to the fight would be covered by traditional media both from the US and from the Philippines.

In Manny Pacquiao’s previous fights, Bob Arum arranged for multi-city press tours to announce his fights to generate as much publicity as possible. But listening to the same answers to the same questions in a new city turned off guys from the wire agencies that they only bothered to send a crew to the initial press conference.

Mendoza: Why SMB lost its way in the ‘Slam’ journey

Friday, March 27, 2015 - 09:49 p.m.

WHEN San Miguel Beer won the PBA Philippine Cup, Grand Slam dreams danced joyously in the mind of every Beerman—seemingly, that is.

If 6’10” June Mar Fajardo can anchor the Beermen’s championship drive in the league’s initial offering of the year, why, he can also do it in the second conference big time.

Run because you can

Friday, March 27, 2015 - 09:49 p.m.

THE Hunat Sugbo 5—Dagan Para Ni Maning carries the theme “Because I Can”, with the aim to inspire people to try running and discover the sport’s benefits this year.

The event, which started in 2011 as a memorial run for the late Manuel Ting, will have its fifth edition on June 21 at the Terraces Ayala Center Cebu. This time, they want to inspire more people to try running, something Ting did when he was alive.

Miller: Ready for Xterra Saipan

Friday, March 27, 2015 - 09:47 p.m.

CEBU’s Joseph Miller was greeted with the same heat and humidity in the Philippines when he arrived in Saipan for the 2015 Xterra Saipan Championships today.

Miller, who gears up for the first time in Saipan, wasted no time and right away tried out the race course.