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Knockout duel

UNIVERSITY of the Philippines and San Beda clash in a virtual knockout duel as the four-way race for the two semifinal berths in Group B heats up in the PVL Collegiate Conference today at the Filoil Flying V Centre. The…

Archers go for 4th win

DEFENDING champion La Salle hopes to maintain its unbeaten record when it plays University of the Philippines in the UAAP men’s basketball tournament today at the Mall of Asia Arena. Cameroon’s Ben Mbala will play his second game back after…

Mequi to Cojuangco: Step down

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It may not be successful in terms of numbers, but the group that called for the ouster of Philippine Olympic Committee president Jose ‘Peping’ Cojuangco during a protest rally yesterday said it was able to send its message across. “In…

Fighting draw

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THE Wesley So-Ding Liren semifinal showdown in the 2017 FIDE World Cup will go into tiebreaks Friday, as most people predicted. A day after drawing what looked like a won game, So defended with military precision in a long Catalan…

De Ocampo completes sweep

DE Ocampo Memorial College played just hard enough to subdue Manuel Luis Quezon University, 86-75, and clinch the top spot in Group B in the NAASCU Season 17 men’s basketball tournament at the RTU gym in Mandaluyong. Jhonard Clarito and…

Star plays Kia

ALTHOUGH already inside the magic eight in the quarterfinals, Star Hotshots is not about to lower its guard when it sets out today against Kia Picanto in the PBA Governors’ Cup. After all, the Hotshots need to boost their standings…

Pirates achieve a milestone

LYCEUM of the Philippines University continued its historic run, achieving a breakthrough Final Four appearance with a 94-83 conquest of University of Perpetual Help System Dalta yesterday in the NCAA seniors basketball tournament at the Filoil Flying V Centre. Jaycee…

Honasan banners Pinoys’ campaign

KUALA LUMPUR--The Philippines, headed by teenage sprint phenom Cielo Honasan and seasoned powerlifter Adeline Dumapong-Ancheta, rode on its eight-gold haul the day before by raking in five yesterday in the ninth ASEAN Para Games here. Honasan, 15, blitzed her way…

‘Rain’ Shines

Games tomorrow (Mall of Asia Arena) 4:15 p.m. -- Kia Picanto vs. Star Hotshots 7 p.m. -- Meralco vs. Globalport RAIN or Shine kept its bid for a playoff slot in the top four alive as it eliminated Alaska, 112-82…

Was So winning vs Ding? Experts think so

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GM Wesley So missed a golden opportunity to win in a knight versus rook endgame and settled for a draw with GM Ding Liren of China in the first of their two-game semifinal duel in the 2017 FIDE World Cup…

Lyceum guns for No. 13 vs UPHSD

Games today: (Filoil Flying V Centre) 2 p.m. -- UPHSD vs. LPU (S) 4 p.m. --SSC-R vs. CSB (S) IN a season where Lyceum of the Philippines University made new school records one after another, coach Topex Robinson treats their…

PCU, St. Francis gain

Games today: (RTU gym) 8 a.m. -- MLQU vs DOMC 10 a.m. -- HAU vs OLFU 12:30 p.m. -- LSB vs CUP 2:30 p.m. -- PMMS vs SFAC PHILIPPINE Christian University whipped City Univerity of Pasay, 111-64, while St. Francis…

Archers down Falcons

Games Saturday: (Mall of Asia Arena) 2 p.m. -- UST vs. FEU (M) 4 p.m. -- DLSU vs. UP (M) WHEN Cameroonian big man Ben Mbala announced his return with a three-pointer, the ‘mayhem’ has begun for La Salle. With…

Marikina, Navotas prevail

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Games today: (Makati Coliseum) 6 p.m. Las Piñas vs. MMDA 7:30 p.m. Makati vs. Pateros MARIKINA subdued San Juan, 66-63, and Navotas outsteadied Valenzuela, 100-96, to barge into the win column in Group A in the Metro Basketball Tournament classification…

‘Oust-Peping’ rally set

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SAYING it wants a “change and renewal in the Philippine sporting landscape”, a group made up of athletes, coaches and friends of sports will march to the Rizal Memorial Complex to demand the resignation of Philippine Olympic Committee president Jose…
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