Mission impossible?

Carrying the best wishes and ardent prayers of a nation where its players are treated like rock stars, the Gilas Pilipinas team leaves for Guangzhou, Foshan, China today to compete for the second straight time in the Fiba World Cup in a campaign which many think would be a mission impossible.

‘We should shoot well from outsude’

August 27, 2019
National coach Yeng Guiao stressed the point Tuesday in the Philippine Sportswriters Association (PSA) Forum at the Amelie Hotel- Manila, noting that in games which the Filipinos won during their training camp in Spain and in their two tune-ups against a visiting Australian pro ballclub, good perimeter shooting had been the common denominator.

PH quint to World Cup named

August 26, 2019
SHORTLY after the last of two friendlies against the Adelaide 36ers on Sunday night, coach Yeng Guiao announced the 12 players who will represent Gilas Pilipinas in the Fiba World Cup which kicks off on Sunday in eight cities in China.

And Aubrey is her name

August 26, 2019
PUERTO PRINCESA, Palawan—Aubrey Tom of Cainta, Rizal made a big splash early by scooping up three gold medals at the pool even as Marc Angelo Daroy of Aklan emerged the fastest boy at the track by topping the 100-meter dash in the National Finals of the Batang Pinoy at the Ramon V. Mitra Sports Complex here yesterday.

Going for the kill

August 26, 2019
Reclaiming the lost title will be its ultimate objective when F2 Logistics battles Cignal in Game 2 of their Philippine Superliga All-Filipino Conference best-of-three finals series today at the Mall of Asia Arena.