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Tanduay-PVF beach volleyball set

THE Tanduay Athletics- Philippine Volleyball Federation (PVF) National Inter-Collegiate Women's Beach Volleyball Championship starts tomorrow (Saturday, May 27) at the twin sand courts of the Cantada Sports Center in Taguig City. Southwestern University of Cebu leads the Visayan challenge, while…

Sunshine makes it

SUNSHINE Vallejos Mendoza successfully hurdled the recent International Cycling Union (UCI) National Commissaires Course for Road to become the Philippines’ first female commisssaire for the discipline. Also passing the course organized by the Singapore Cycling Federation from May 18 to…

Second WSC elims underway

THE 2017 World Slasher Cup 2 Invitational 9-Cock Derby, a trending tropic among cockers nationwide and abroad, enters its second round elims today, Friday, May 26 at the historic Smart Araneta Coliseum. A total of 100 local and foreign participants…

Local girl bags Cebuana crown

FOUR local girls carried the fight for host city Ozamis at the recently-concluded Cebuana Lhuillier Age Group Tennis Championship Series leg in Misamis Occidental, winning their respective age groups in this country’s longest-running tennis developmental program now on its 11th…

Puerto Princesa ready to host beach sports

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PUERTO Princesa City, the Eco-Tourism Center of the Philippines, celebrates the merry month of May with the staging of two major international water sports events on May 28-30. Dubbed as “Pilipinas International Beach Sports Festival”, the three-day summer spectacle will…

Dragons stun Archers in Fr. Martin duel

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DILIMAN College completed another strong showing against UAAP and NCAA teams. This time, Diliman brought down UAAP champion La Salle, 75-68, in the Fr. Martin’s Cup basketball tournament at the San Beda College gym in Mendiola last Monday. Alex Diakhite…

National Motocross goes to Pola

THE 2017 Pola, Oriental Mindoro, National Motocross Championship, the second stop of the National Motorcycle Sports and Safety Association's series fires off on May 28 (Sunday) at the municipality of Pola, Oriental Mindoro. This is the first time that a…

Yulo clinches gymnastics gold

DESPITE the pain, Carlos Yulo shone brightly for the Philippines on Sunday, capturing the boys parallel bars title in impressive fashion in the 14th Asian Juniors Gymnastics Championships at the Nimibtur Gymnasium in Bangkok, Thailand. Bucking a badly-sprained left ankle,…

Ursabia, Batungbacal feted

ADAMSON softball standout Angelie Ursabia and Ateneo swimming stalwart Aldo Batungbacal shared the limelight by winning the UAAP Athlete of the Year honors as Season 79 came to a close Saturday night at the Plaza Mayor inside the University of…

La Salle Dance Co. wows, wins UAAP title

LA SALLE Dance Company Street pulled off an energetic party-themed performance to reclaim the title in the UAAP streetdance competition yesterday at the Plaza Mayor inside the University of Santo Tomas campus. “Our journey here in getting to this stage…

PH gymnast makes final in Bangkok

BANGKOK – Filipino Reyland Capellan achieved a major breakthrough last Friday, advancing to the men’s individual vault finals of the 7th Asian Seniors Artistic Gymnastics Championships at the Nimibutr Gymnasium here. Gold medalist in the 2015 Singapore Southeast Asian Games,…

WUGC countdown begins

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PREPARATIONS begin in earnest as the International University Sports Federation (FISU) gave its stamp of approval to the Pradera Verde Golf and Country Club in Lubao, Pampanga as the host site of the 17th World University Golf Championship (WUGC) to…

Diaz opens ‘lift’ gym

OLYMPIC silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz recently opened her weightlifting gym in Mampang, Zamboanga City as part of her dream of helping kids learn the sport and turn their lives around. “Primary purpose ko po talaga is gusto ko pong tulungan…

UST regains crown

UNIVERSITY of Santo Tomas dominated perennial rival La Salle to regain the seniors general championship of UAAP Season 79. The Growling Tigers won over the Green Archers by a comfortable 39-point margin in 29 events to capture a record 41st…

Jao the daughter also rises in ‘moto’

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LIKE father, like daughter. Jasmin Jao of Black Mamba Energy Drink Racing Team did her father proud when she emerged as the champion in the ladies division in the fourth and penultimate leg of the 2017 Diamond Motors Supercross Series…
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