Massive buildup

August 11, 2019
LOS ANGELES (AFP) - The United States, preparing their bid for a third straight Basketball World Cup title, wrapped up a week of training camp with an intra-squad exhibition in Las Vegas on Friday.

Reed, Steffen back as IM 70.3 Cebu champs

August 11, 2019
LAPU LAPU City, Cebu – Tim Reed of Australia and Swiss Caroline Steffen brought their winning act from Subic to here yesterday, ruling their respective sides in varying fashions to share top honors in the premier division of the second Regent Aguila IRONMAN 70.3 powered by Philam Vitality at Shangri-La’s Mactan Resort & Spa.

Bonanza for Diaz

August 09, 2019
Philippine Sports Commission chairman William I. Ramirez and Phoenix Petroleum Services, Inc. president and CEO Dennis Uy, signed a P2-million worth of sponsorship in support to Olympic Games silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz's gold medal dream in Tokyo Olympics next year.

A dogfight looms again

The Beermen squandered an early 17-point lead in regulation and were facing the specter of going down 0-2 in the best-of-7 finals duel for the PBA Commissioner’s Cup until breaks came on their way just when the KaTropa were ready to pull it off in the first extension period.

Philippines five rallies past Ivory Coast

August 08, 2019
Unlike in their first game against Congo which it outplayed, 102-80, on Wednesday, the Filipinos downed Ivory Coast this time, 94-83, on Thursday night to sweep their two-game tuneup series against African countries at the Palacio Multiusos de Guadalajara in Spain.

Altas host pirates

“We are looking at the long stretch and we wanted to have him fresh. Kasi knowing Jaycee, walang off. Kumbaga, he always works hard. He has to be smart on his body,” said Robinson. ”Yung worry namin is the burnout. Yun lang naman. Nothing really serious.”

SEAG funds in good hands — Ramirez

August 07, 2019
With the games nearing its opening on November 30, the Senate hearing was called to provide updates on the construction and testing of sports facilities, the current sports program and legislative agenda and support provided by the Philippine Sports Commission and the hosting management of the games by the Philippine Southeast Asian Games Organizing Committee.