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Pacquiao top Mayweather contender

Manny Pacquiao, Floyd Mayweather Jr. FILE PHOTOS

With his clear victory over Timothy Bradley in their grudge rematch on Saturday in Las Vegas, Manny Pacquiao vaulted back as top contender to American Floyd Mayweather Jr. in the latest pound-for-pound rankings of Ring Magazine in the welterweight division.

Posted: April 20th, 2014 in Boxing / MMA,Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Multimedia,Pacquiao Files,Photos,Photos and Videos,Professional,Section | Read More »

Rain or Shine, Ginebra clash for No. 6 spot

Coach Yeng Guiao reacts after referee's call. PBA IMAGE by Nuki Sabio

Rain or Shine, a finalist in the last two PBA conferences, and Barangay Ginebra, a side which its throng of diehards feel has underachieved in the same span, clash Sunday for the critical No. 6 spot in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup playoffs at Smart Araneta Coliseum.

Posted: April 20th, 2014 in Basketball,Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Multimedia,PBA,Photos,Photos and Videos,Section | Read More »

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.

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

Style contrast marks OneFC ‘Rise of Heroes’


Filipino muay fighter Eugene Toquero has a strong left kick and a powerful left elbow while Malaysian prodigy Gianni Subba is good at taking down his opponents.

Posted: April 20th, 2014 in Boxing / MMA,Headlines,Section | Read More »

‘Pacquiao a great ambassador for basketball’


PBA Media Bureau head Willie Marcial said his office has been receiving calls and e-mails trying to confirm the veracity of a report that came out recently announcing that “People’s Champ” Manny Pacquiao will suit up for Columbia Autocar Corporation (Kia), one of the three new teams accepted by the league for the incoming season.

Posted: April 20th, 2014 in Basketball,Boxing / MMA,Commentary,Featured Columns,Headlines,In Huddle,Pacquiao Files,PBA,Professional,Section | 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.

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

Oh, Sang Mizuno Scramble champs

Luis Oh and partner Paul Sang and the tandem of junior golf stars Kristoffer Arevalo and Adrian Romero became the latest Division 1 winners of the Mizuno Scramble as each two-man team posted contrasting wins at Sherwood Hills and Camp Aguinaldo recently.

Posted: April 20th, 2014 in Golf,Headlines,Section | Read More »

Palanca, Wong lead PGF Junior winners

Philippe Palanca got back on the winning track with a come-from-behind victory in the boys 11-12 years while club bet Luigi Paolo Wong topped the 13-14 age-group in the recent Northern Luzon leg of the Philippine Golf Foundation Junior Masters at the Baguio Country Club here.

Posted: April 20th, 2014 in Golf,Headlines,Section | Read More »

SNS charity golf slated

The members of the SNS Class 1976 Foundation Inc,. which has been conducting fund-raising golf tournaments since 2000 to help Samar National School in Catbalogan City, Samar, will hold the “D 9th 76’rs Cup Swing for a Cause” golf tournament at Valley Golf and Counry Club North Course on April 25.

Posted: April 20th, 2014 in Golf,Headlines,Section | Read More »

Manny Pacquiao in PBA? If so, he’ll wear No. 17

Manny Pacquiao AP FILE PHOTO

Manny Pacquiao sure is giving serious thought to this plan of making it to the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA).

Posted: April 17th, 2014 in Basketball,Editors' Picks,Headlines,PBA | Read More »

PSC sets Blu Girls US training


The Amateur Softball Association-Philippines and the Philippine Sports Commission totally revamped the Blu Girls and will send the team to a three-month training and competition in the United States.

Posted: April 17th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines | 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.

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

Successful coaches to get raise


Successful coaches under the national team program would soon get a raise from the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC).

Posted: April 17th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »



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