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Ateneo eyes quarterfinal spot vs Benilde

THE LADY Eagles and supporters celebrate at the podium.  AUGUST DELA CRUZ

UAAP champion Ateneo hopes to come out strong after a two-week break as it tangles with St. Benilde Sunday in the Shakey’s V-League First Conference at Filoil Flying V Arena in San Juan.

April 20th, 2014 | Posted in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Multimedia,Other Sports,Photos,Photos and Videos,Section,Volleyball | Read More »

Asian cycling chief optimistic on Le Tour

The Chief of the Asian Cycling Confederation (ACC) has expressed confidence in another successful staging of the Le Tour de Filipinas, which starts its fifth edition Monday in Clark, Pampanga.

April 20th, 2014 | Posted in Headlines,Other Sports,Section | Read More »

Martino defends Messi, takes blame for Barca fail

Barcelona's Lionel Messi kicks the ball in front of Atletico players during the Champions League quarterfinal second leg soccer match between Atletico Madrid and FC Barcelona at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid, Spain, Wednesday, April 9, 2014. AP FILE PHOTO

Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino has defended Lionel Messi from criticism for his erratic play during three consecutive losses, while acknowledging he isn’t “satisfied” with his own coaching performance.

April 19th, 2014 | Posted in Football,Latest Sports Stories,Other Sports | Read More »

Power Pinays smash India in Asian Women’s Club volleyball opener


The Philippines-PLDT squad got off to a great start in the 2014 Asian Women’s Club Volleyball Championship Nakhon Pahtom, Thailand on Thursday.

April 17th, 2014 | Posted in Latest Sports Stories,Other Sports,Volleyball | Read More »

Power Pinoys settle for 7th place

MUSTAFA Hameed Tababbar of Iran is blocked by Seed Ibrahim Mohame of Qatar in yesterday’s Asian Men’s Volleyball Championship finals match.  AUGUST DELA CRUZ

Putting together a performance to remember, the Philippines’ PLDT Home TVolution Power Pinoys outlasted Lebanon’s Al-Zahraa Al Minaa, 25-19, 26-24, 13-25, 21-25, 15-13 , Wednesday for a historic seventh-place finish in the 2014 Asian Men’s Volleyball Championship ruled for the second straight year by Iran at Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City.

April 17th, 2014 | Posted in Headlines,Other Sports,Volleyball | Read More »

Fielder ends HR drought, Rangers beat Mariners 5-0

Texas Rangers Prince Fielder is congratulated after his solo home run during the second inning of the MLB American League baseball game against the Seattle Mariners Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. AP

Prince Fielder and Kevin Kouzmanoff hit back-to-back home runs, and Robbie Ross limited Seattle to five singles in seven-plus innings as the Texas Rangers beat the Mariners 5-0 Tuesday.

April 16th, 2014 | Posted in Baseball,Latest Sports Stories,Other Sports | Read More »

Arsenal beats West Ham 3-1 in Premier League

Arsenal's Olivier Giroud, center, scores a goal past West Ham's goalkeeper Adrian, left, during the English Premier League soccer match between Arsenal and West Ham United at the Emirates stadium in London, Tuesday, April 15, 2014. AP

Lukas Podolski scored twice as Arsenal came from a goal down to beat West Ham 3-1 in the Premier League on Tuesday and provisionally reclaim the last Champions League spot.

April 16th, 2014 | Posted in Football,Latest Sports Stories,Other Sports,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Philippines’ Power Pinoys fall to Iraqis anew


Iraq’s South Gas Club Sports proved to be too much for the Philippines’ PLDT Home Tvolution Power Pinoys a second time around with a 25-17, 25-21, 25-21 win Tuesday in the classification phase of the 2014 Asian Men’s Club Volleyball Championship at the Mall of Asia Arena.

April 15th, 2014 | Posted in Latest Sports Stories,Other Sports,Volleyball | Read More »

Qatar boots out PH in quarterfinals of Asian Men’s Volley Club Championship

Iraq South Gas Club sports vs Philippines PLDT Home Tvolution in the Asian men's Club Volleyball Championship at the Mall of Asia Arena.

The Philippines’ PLDT Home Tvolution Power Pinoys got the boot after dropping a 17-25, 14-25, 21-25 decision to Qatar’s Al-Rayyan Monday in the quarterfinals of the 2014 Asian Men’s Volleyball Club Championship at the Mall of Asia Arena.

April 14th, 2014 | Posted in Latest Sports Stories,Other Sports,Volleyball | Read More »

Arsenal beats holder Wigan to reach FA Cup final

Arsenal players celebrate their win against Wigan Athletic at the end of their English FA Cup semifinal soccer match at Wembley Stadium in London, Saturday, April 12, 2014. AP

Arsenal avoided Football Association Cup embarrassment against second-tier club Wigan on Saturday, coming from behind against the holder and winning a penalty shootout to reach the final where the London club will be looking to end a nine-year trophy drought.

April 13th, 2014 | Posted in Football,Latest Sports Stories,Other Sports | Read More »


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