AFTER a record-breaking 323 entries that joined the January edition of the 2019 World Pitmasters Cup 9-Cock International Derby, 57 entry owners qualified for the Grand Finals to be held on Saturday, Jan. 26 at the Newport Performing Arts Theater (NPAT) of Resorts World Manila.
TWO Filipino boxing champions who want to follow the footsteps of boxing hero Manny Pacquiao will be the main guests in the 7th “Usapang Sports” by the Tabloid Organization in Philippine Sports (TOPS) on Thursday, Jan. 24 at the National Press Club World Boxing Association (WBA) Asia bantamweight champion Carl Jammes “Wonder Boy” Martin and World Boxing Council (WBC) Asia super featherweight titlist Al “The Rock” Toyogon will make their appearance in the weekly 10 a.m. sports forum supported by the National Press Club.
UNIVERSITY of Perpetual Help Jonelta System-Binan completed a twin kill by blasting Letran College-Calamba in the men’s and juniors division in the 20th National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) South basketball tournament at PCU gym in Dasmarinas. Cavite.
GRACE Christian College subdued Uno High School, 56-51, and St. Jude outsteadied St. Stephen, 65-60, in a pair of exciting matches in the Tanduay Athletics-Metro Manila Tiong Lian (MMTL) Alumni 40 years old and above basketball championship at the CKSC gym in Manila.
WITH their contributions to the horse-racing industry during the past year, the Philippine Racing Club Inc. and the Manila Jockey Club led the honorees at the 2019 Philippine Racing Commission (Philracom) Awards during simple rites at the San Lazaro Leisure and Business Park in Carmona, Cavite.