By Beth Celis
ABOARD a midnight flight from Manila to Incheon, Association of Boxing Alliances in the Philippines (Abap) president Ricky Vargas was quietly praying that the millions his association had set aside would go to the purpose for which they were intended.
Johnny Elorde Management International in cooperation with the Rotary Club of Manila 101 will present a triple main event headlined by the defense of the WBC Asia light middleweight crown of Dennis Laurente against Ely Pangaribuan of Indonesia at Elorde Sports Center in Sucat.
By Musong R. Castillo
Gilas Pilipinas clashes with France and its four NBA veterans at the start of the Antibes International Basketball Championship Friday (Saturday in Manila) at Azur Arena in Antibes, France.
TEAM Manila overwhelmed US-Southeast Cape Coral, Florida, 20-5, on the final day of group competition Thursday in the 2014 Big League Softball World Series in Sussex County, Delaware.
By Roy Luarca
Team Philippines hopes to rev up its campaign in the 41st Chess Olympiad when it tackles lightweight opponents starting at 3 p.m. (9 p.m. in Manila) at Mackhallen Hall here.