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Azkals impressive in 3-0 rout of Nepal in Doha friendly


Brandishing newfound confidence, the Philippines produced a glittering attacking display to dump Nepal, 3-0, Friday night in an international friendly in Doha, Qatar and gift coach Thomas Dooley his first victory.

Posted: April 13th, 2014 in Football,Headlines | Read More »

Azkals leave for Doha training camp


The AFC Challenge Cup-bound Philippines squad enters another crucial phase of its buildup for the continental tournament as it leaves for training camp in Doha Tuesday.

Posted: April 8th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

Three April friendlies for Azkals


Boosting its buildup for the AFC Challenge Cup, the Philippines will play three friendly matches next month, including a home game against Malaysia in Cebu City on April 27.

Posted: March 29th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Football,Headlines,Multimedia,Other Sports,Photos,Photos and Videos,Section | Read More »

6-4 Fil-Greek seeks U-18 slot


A Filipino-Greek player hopes to make it to the Philippine Under-18 team set to compete in the Fiba Asia U18 Championship this August in Doha, Qatar.

Posted: March 24th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

Nadal wins Qatar Open, tops Monfils in 3-set final

Spain's Rafael Nadal, right, poses with the trophy after winning the final match against France's Gael Monfils, left, during the ExxonMobil Qatar ATP Open Tennis tournament at the Khalifa Tennis in Doha, Qatar, Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014. AP/Osama Faisal

Rafael Nadal won his first title of the year by defeating Gael Monfils 6-1, 6-7 (5), 6-2 in an exciting, nearly two-hour final at the Qatar Open on Saturday.

Posted: January 5th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,Multimedia,Photos,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Sharapova beats Stosur to reach Qatar Open semis

Maria Sharapova. FILE PHOTO

Maria Sharapova advanced to the semifinals of the Qatar Open by beating former U.S. Open champion Sam Stosur 6-2, 6-4 on Friday.

Posted: February 16th, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories,Multimedia,Photos,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Key Azkals joining Dubai, Doha camp

Neil Etherdige and Rob Gier, along with other key Azkals, join training camp in Doha, Qatar.

The Philippine Azkals’ preparations for the AFC Challenge Cup got a boost with several Europe-based stars making themselves available for their Middle East training.

Goalkeepers Neil Etheridge and Roland Muller, Jason de Jong, Denis Wolf and Ray Jonsson will see action in the tuneup matches slated from Feb. 11 to Feb. 16 in Dubai and Doha, Qatar.

Posted: February 8th, 2012 in Featured Gallery,Football,Latest Sports Stories,Other Sports | Read More »

Smart Gilas scraps Middle East pocket tourney stint


Smart Gilas Pilipinas scrapped its Middle East trip after Talk ‘N Text players loaned by the national team become unavailable for the pocket tournament to be held in Doha, Qatar, on Aug. 24-30.

Posted: August 20th, 2011 in Basketball,Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,PBA | Read More »

Reyes, Bustamante and Orcollo lead Filipino charge in WPA World 9-Ball


Like a band of brothers in time of war, a record of 17 Filipino cue artists gunned down their respective foes to march on to the final 64 of the 2011 WPA World 9-Ball Championships in Doha, Qatar Tuesday night. Defending champion Francisco “Django” Bustamante and fellow Filipino stars Dennis Orcollo and Efren “Bata” Reyes [...]

Posted: June 29th, 2011 in Billiards,Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,Other Sports | Read More »



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