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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

Tennis, table tennis standouts to be honored

Friday, March 27, 2015 - 09:46 p.m.

THE year 2014 has been huge for the table tennis and lawn tennis athletes, making their presence felt in both the local and international front.

Because of this, they are eligible to be recognized 2014 Sportswriters Association of Cebu (SAC)-San Miguel Brewery (SMB) Sports Awards on March 31 at the Ayala Activity Center.

Iñigo scores another win

Friday, March 27, 2015 - 08:46 p.m.

RACING scion Iñigo Anton just won't stop from winning.

After winning the FORS Shakedown race car event, the 10 year old Castrol-Yokohama young driver won the 2nd round of the Formula Cadet Novice division at Carmona Race Track in appalling conditions brought about by the low pressure area.

Haridas earns second GM norm

Friday, March 27, 2015 - 08:36 p.m.

INTERNATIONAL Master Haridas Pascua scored an impressive victory against Indian national IM Karthikeyan P. to earn his second Grand Master norm in the tough nine rounds 5th HD Bank Cup International Chess Championships in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam held March 16-23.

The Baguio City-based wood pusher closed his final match with 27 moves to earn a score of 6.5 for a four-way tie in third place after the weeklong international tournament backed by the Vietnam Chess Federation.

Mr. & Ms. BBEAL set tonight at the Convention Center

Friday, March 27, 2015 - 08:31 p.m.

THE collegiate battle continues off the court as seven pairs from the different universities battle for the title of Mr. & Ms. Baguio-Benguet Educational Athletic League season 28 at the Baguio Convention Center tonight at 7:30 p.m.

Candidates from Baguio College of Technology, Benguet State University, Cordillera Career Development College, University of Baguio, University of the Cordilleras, University of the Philippines-Baguio, and Saint Louis University will try to outwit each other for the second staging of BBEAL’s search for ambassador and ambassadress of youth.

Three TV networks to air Pacquiao-Mayweather fight for free

Friday, March 27, 2015 - 07:44 p.m.

MANILA–Three major broadcast companies set aside rivalry for the moment to air for free the much-anticipated fight of Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao against American rival Floyd Mayweather Jr.

In a press conference on Thursday, Solar Entertainment’s Wilson Tieng said that ABS-CBN, GMA and TV5 will air the boxing match, dubbed as Battle for Greatness, on May 3 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Thirty teams to see action in three-day Loptta Open

Friday, March 27, 2015 - 03:15 p.m.

THIRTY table tennis teams, including 19 for the men’s events and 11 for the women’s matches, will see action in the Lopue's Open 2015 on March 27 to 29 in Bacolod City.

The annual tournament is organized by the Lopue's Table Tennis Association (Loptta) headed by its president Leonito "Diotay" Lopue. Matches will be held at Loptta Table Tennis Center, Lopue's San Sebastian Annex Building on Araneta-San Sebastian Streets.

Araw ng Dabaw rapid chess opens tomorrow

Friday, March 27, 2015 - 12:04 a.m.

OVER 100 players will compete in the 78th Araw ng Dabaw Rapid Youth Chess Championships that starts at 8 a.m. tomorrow at the Davao Wisdom Academy (DWA) gym.

Basketball summer camp opens April 13

Friday, March 27, 2015 - 12:03 a.m.

OVER 250 young players are taking part in the HB1-sponsored Basketball Summer Camp 2015 #SportsWithValues April 13 at the Playsite Recreation Center, Maa Road, in Davao City.

400 joining Jr. NBA/WNBA training camp

Friday, March 27, 2015 - 12:02 a.m.

MORE THAN 400 youths are expected to join the Jr. NBA and Jr. WNBA Basketball Camp Saturday and Sunday at the University of the Immaculate of Conception (UIC)-Bajada campus.

Tagum rules Araw arnis

Friday, March 27, 2015 - 12:01 a.m.

TAGUM City harvested 12 gold medals, two silvers and seven bronzes to emerge over-all champion in the 78th Araw ng Dabaw Arnis tournament.