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PH booters outplay Nepal side

THE Philippines got the good start it needed in Tuesday night’s 4-1 win over 10-man Nepal in the Group F opener of the AFC Asian Cup qualifiers at the Rizal Memorial Stadium. “I’m very happy with the three points. That’s…

PVL draws 6 teams for kickoff tilt

THERE will be six women’s teams in the Premier Volleyball League, formerly Shakey’s V-League, which will kick off its 14th season on April 30 at the Filoil Flying V Centre. Also, top honchos from Sports Vision and ABS-CBN Sports formally…

Alcoseba, Nillasca gain Brookside Open berths

Jhun Alcoseba posted three lopsided victories while Reisha Nillasca survived Celeste Cabotaje to lead 10 others into the main draw of the PPS-PEPP Brookside Open, which started yesterday at the Brookside Hills Tennis Club in Cainta. Alcoseba routed Marco Ayala,…

Racal, Cignal make D-League finals

ALLAN Mangahas delivered the dagger triple in the final 4.3 seconds as Racal Ceramica clinched its first-ever PBA D-League championship appearance with a 78-74 nipping of Cafe France yesterday at the Ynares Sports Arena. Kent Salado assisted Mangahas’ game-winner as…

FEU-NRMF looks to defend MBL title

AFTER taking the league by storm last year, FEU-NRMF-Gerry’s Grill is ready for an encore in the coming 2017 MBL Open basketball championship. With 2016 MBL MVP Clay Crellin and several other talented players back in the line-up, the Fairview,…

Gold by Obiena

ILAGAN CITY --Francis Obiena saved the Philippines from an embarrassing campaign as he struck gold in the boys’ pole vault event of the 12th Southeast Asian Youth Athletics Championships Tuesday at the Ilagan Sports Complex here. Coming out of a…

Painters favored vs Bolts

AVERAGING 26 points and 10 rebounds in his first three games, Shawn Taggart has put Rain or Shine’s title-retention campaign in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup on the right tract. At the same time, Taggart has necessarily become the focus of…

Aguilar stamps class

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GLENN Aguilar of KTM Racing lived up to his high billing to rule the second leg of the Diamond Motor Supercross series Saturday at the MX Messiah Fairgrounds in Taytay, Rizal. Aguilar, ever so eager to reinforce his reputation as…

3,000 taekwondo instructors ready for summer classes

THREE thousand Philippine Taekwondo Association (PTA) certified instructors are raring and ready to handle the two-month 2017 SMART/MVP Sports Foundation Taekwondo Summer Class nationwide. The most popular martial art sport in the country today, taekwondo is one of the best…

La Salle seeks incentive

DEFENDING champion La Salle aims to secure the coveted twice-to-beat Final Four incentive against University of Santo Tomas today in the UAAP women’s volleyball tournament at the Filoil Flying V Centre. The Lady Spikers need to work extra hard to…

Isabela bet saves day

ILAGAN CITY --The gold medal remains elusive, but a hometown bet provided a ray of sunshine in the opening salvo of the 12th Southeast Asian Youth Athletics Championship Monday at the Ilagan City Sports Complex in this bustling city. Wally…

Dragons knock out Knights, reach final

DILIMAN College made history by reaching the finals of the Fr. Martin’s Cup basketball tournament. Handled by PBA player-turned-coach Rensy Bajar and supported by former Sen. Nikki Coseteng, DIliman College slammed the door on NCAA team Letran College, 83-71, in…

All eyes on Kobe Shinwa

LOCAL teams will be marching clueless when they battle Kobe Shinwa Women’s University in the final round of the Belo Philippine Superliga (PSL) Invitational Conference starting Thursday at the FilOil Flying V Center in San Juan. Seasoned coaches Shaq Delos…

Do or die matches in D-League

Games today: (Ynares Sports Arena) 3 p.m. -- Cafe France vs Racal 5 p.m. -- Tanduay vs Cignal CAFE France and Racal Ceramica both seek to end another chapter in their storied rivalry, while the upstart Cignal-San Beda and veteran…

Guam, 3 others reach PYD semis

LUCBAN, Quezon -- It will be Father Duenas of Guam against Maryhill and Crossover Sports-Canada against Lucban Rookies in the semifinal round of the 2017 PYD Dreamers League International 18 yearsold and under basketball championship at the Batis Aramin Hotel…
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