Dutch rider keeps lead

June 15, 2019
DAET, Camarines Norte—The Netherland’s Jeroen Maijers engaged Singapore’s Goh Chun Huat in a tug-of-war for the purple jersey before the former ended up keeping the lead after Stage Two that was ruled by Germany’s Mario Vogt in the 10th Le Tour de Filipinas which unfolded in Pagbilao, Quezon and concluded before a big crowd at Vinzon’s Avenue here yesterday.

Long Pagbilao-Daet stage to spell difference

June 11, 2019
Marcelo Felipe, who recently topped the PRURide Philippines 2019 Stage Race in Subic, also shared the same belief as the two other Filipino riders, although he did not discount the possibility either of the opening stage playing a crucial role in deciding this year’s champion.

What Hidilyn wants, Hidilyn gets

June 06, 2019
Accompanied by AFP Special Services chief Col. Taharudin Ampatuan, Diaz met with Philippine Sports Commission chairman Butch Ramirez yesterday and discussed issues that may have prompted her to post her plea for help on social media on Tuesday.

Former nat’l champ boosts PGT Cebu cast

June 02, 2019
Lloyd Go finally marks his pro debut on the Philippine Golf Tour, upbeat but wary of his chances against a slew of veteran local and foreign campaigners in the ICTSI Club Filipino de Cebu Invitational beginning Wednesday (June 5) at Club Filipino de Cebu golf course in Danao City.

Locals brace for Asian Elite crown duel

May 30, 2019
Games gold medalist Claire Adorna headlines the compact cast of triathletes bracing for a fierce battle in the Asian Elite to be held side by side with the centerpiece pro division in the Century Tuna Ironman 70.3 Subic Bay presented by Big Boss Cement which gets going Sunday.

College heroes toasted

May 28, 2019
Heroes from the past NCAA and UAAP seasons were honored in the 2019 Chooks-to-Go Collegiate Press Corps Awards presented by SportsVision, last Monday at Amelie Hotel Manila.

IronKids: 300 bets gird for big showdown

May 28, 2019
Close to 300 kids gear up for a showdown in their side of the duel as the future of triathlon clash in the Alaska Fortified IronKids on Saturday, June 1, at the WOW Recreation and Activity Center in Subic Bay Freeport Zone.

Federer in fiery debut

May 27, 2019
PARIS (AFP) - Roger Federer marked his return to Roland Garros after a four-year absence with a straight sets win over Italy’s Lorenzo Sonego on Sunday, admitting he “felt on edge”, as Angelique Kerber’s hopes of completing a career Grand Slam suffered a quick kill.

Kicked out

FED UP with a certain group which “sees me an interloper and an outsider,” Philippine Olympic Committee president Ricky Vargas yesterday cracked the whip, removing several officials from key committees led by the man he beat in a hotly-contested election in the country’s governing body in sports last year.

Scribes to honor Thirdy Ravena

May 26, 2019
After leading the Blue Eagles to their second-straight UAAP title, Ravena is set to be named the Collegiate Player of the Year in the 2019 Chooks-To-Go Collegiate Press Corps Awards Night presented by SportsVision on Monday, May 27 at the Amelie Hotel in Ermita, Manila.

Steffen, Duke brace for CT IRONMAN duel

May 26, 2019
Swiss Caroline Steffen and Aussie Dimity Lee Duke set out for another clash of power and endurance tipped to go down-to-the-wire as they banner the elite cast in the Century Tuna IRONMAN 70.3 Subic Bay presented by Big Boss Cement which gets going Sunday (June 2).

Patrombon, Capadocia keep Brookside Open crowns

May 20, 2019
Jeson Patrombon battled back from a set down and pounced on fellow Davis Cup veteran Johnny Arcilla’s poor condition in the decider to fashion out a 4-6, 7-5, 3-0(ret.) win while Marian Capadocia survived Clarice Patrimonio, 6-3, 7-6(5), as they kept their singles crowns in the PPS-PEPP Brookside Hills Open Tennis Championships at the Brookside Hills Tennis Club in Cainta, Rizal last Sunday.

Miranda keeps up the good work

May 13, 2019
Daniel Miranda has now truly earned his place among the top drivers in the TCR Asia Series. Coming from a successful debut in Malaysia last month, the Filipino driver repeated his breakthrough performance with yet another fine showing last week in tricky weather conditions at the Zhuhai International Circuit.