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Buses set ablaze after Brazil’s World Cup defeat

Brazil soccer fans cry as they watch their team lose 7-1 to Germany at a World Cup semifinal match on a live telecast inside the FIFA Fan Fest area on Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, July 8, 2014. AP

Several buses were set on fire and an electronics store was looted in Sao Paulo late Tuesday following Brazil’s crushing World Cup defeat to Germany, police said.

Posted: July 9th, 2014 in Football,Latest Sports Stories,Photos | Read More »

Pistorius a suicide risk, court told

Oscar Pistorius is greeted by his sister Aimee Pistorius in court in Pretoria, Wednesday, July 2, 2014. Pistorius' trial continues with evidence being heard from his agent testifying being ied at the double-amputee runner's murder trial surrounding the death of his girlfrien Reeva Steenkamp. AP

Paralympian star Oscar Pistorius, on trial over the killing of his girlfriend, is suffering from post-traumatic stress and is a suicide risk, a South African court heard Wednesday.

Posted: July 2nd, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Brazil blocks 32 Argentine hooligans from World Cup

A fan shows off his muscles and tattoos of Brazil and Argentina as thousands watch the World Cup group A match between Brazil and Cameroon, in the Vila Madalena neighborhood, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on Monday, June 23, 2014. Brazil has blocked 32 Argentine football fans with a history of violent behavior from entering the country for the World Cup, officials said Tuesday.  AP PHOTO/DARIO LOPEZ-MILLS

Brazil has blocked 32 Argentine football fans with a history of violent behavior from entering the country for the World Cup, officials said Tuesday.

Posted: June 25th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Football,Latest Sports Stories,Photos and Videos | Read More »

World Cup intruders, Miss BumBum arouse security concerns

Andressa Urach (C) a former Miss Bumbum pageant contestant is escorted by members of security out of the grounds during a Portugal team training session in Campinas, Sao Paulo, on June 18, 2014, during the 2014 FIFA World Cup. AFP

A “Miss BumBum” who claims she slept with Cristiano Ronaldo, a Chilean stadium invasion and a Lionel Messi fan who snuck into Argentina’s training camp cast an unflattering spotlight on World Cup security Wednesday.

Posted: June 19th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

PH car racer shot dead in QC


A Filipino car racer was shot dead by still unidentified motorcycle riding-in-tandem in Quezon City Thursday night, police said.

Posted: June 13th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Homicide rap vs ex-PBA import junked

PBA bigman Jamelle Cornley of Columbus, Ohio, is behind bars for assaulting a policeman in this March file photo. MARIANNE BERMUDEZ/INQUIRER

The Quezon City prosecutor’s office has dismissed a frustrated homicide complaint against former basketball player Jamelle Isaac Cornley filed by his girlfriend in October last year.

Posted: April 11th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Pacquiao reacts to P2.2B tax case: My conscience is clear


World boxing icon and Sarangani Representative Manny Pacquiao has expressed confidence that the truth will come out regarding the alleged P2.2-billion tax case filed by the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) against him.

Posted: November 26th, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Suspected scalper arrested at PBA game at Araneta Coliseum

araneta coliseum

A man ended up behind bars for illegally selling a bundle of tickets worth P60,000 for a basketball game at the Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City on Wednesday night.

Posted: October 24th, 2013 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Ex-Olympic Thai pistol shooter gunned down in Bangkok

Jakkrit Panichpatikum AFP FILE PHOTO

A former pistol-shooting champion who twice represented Thailand at the Olympics has been killed in Bangkok by attackers who fled on a motorcycle, police told AFP on Sunday.

Posted: October 20th, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Pistorius seeks deal with dead lover’s family–report|

Oscar Pistorius AP FILE PHOTO

South Africa’s Paralympic sprint star Oscar Pistorius is trying to negotiate an out-of-court compensation deal with the parents of his slain lover Reeva Steenkamp, a local newspaper said Tuesday.

Posted: August 20th, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Shock as Australian baseballer gunned down by US teens

This photo provided by East Central University shows Christopher Lane, an Australian who was on a baseball scholarship at East Central University in Ada, Okla. Lane was in Duncan, Okla., visiting his girlfriend, when he was shot and killed Friday, Aug. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/East Central University Communications & Marketing, Gina Smith)

An Australian family was Monday struggling to come to terms with the “senseless” death of their baseballer son in a random drive-by shooting by three teenagers in the United States.

Posted: August 19th, 2013 in Baseball,Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,Other Sports | Read More »

O.J. Simpson paroled but still faces years in prison

In this May 16, 2013 file photo, O.J. Simpson listens during an evidentiary hearing in Clark County District Court, Thursday, May 16, 2013 in Las Vegas. O.J. Simpson won a small victory Wednesday, July 31, 2013, in his bid for freedom as Nevada granted him parole on some of his convictions in a 2008 kidnapping and armed robbery involving the holdup of two sports memorabilia dealers at a Las Vegas hotel room.  AP PHOTO/JULIE JACOBSON

O.J. Simpson was granted parole for offenses related to his 2008 armed robbery trial on Wednesday but still faces years behind bars as he completes other jail terms.

Posted: August 1st, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories,Multimedia,Photos,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Attack on Letran cager, partner not likely game-related—police

Franz Dysam. http://www.ncaa.org.ph  file photo

Authorities investigating the shooting of a Colegio de San Juan de Letran basketball player and his live-in partner said they were looking into at least two angles as the police said they were doubtful the incident was game-related.

Posted: July 21st, 2013 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NCAA | Read More »



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