As the re-match between the People’s Champ and American boxer Timothy Bradley Jr. is nearing, Filipinos for sure are starting to search for local channels or venues where they could watch the much-awaited fight scheduled April 13, Sunday at 9 a.m. (Manila time).
Promoter Bob Arum is continuing his push to build pro boxing’s profile in China with a weekly television program devoted to the Sweet Science that will begin airing there in May.
Seattle’s 43-8 blowout of Denver in Super Bowl 48 offered little in the way of suspense, but 111.5 million viewers made it the most-watched television event in US history.
Magic Johnson won’t return to ESPN as an NBA studio analyst.
FOX International Channels (FIC) Asia, News Corporation’s international multi-media business and Asia’s leading pay-TV network, announced this Friday that FOX SPORTS will be showcasing the LIVE broadcast of the highly anticipated 2013 National Football League (NFL) Super Bowl XLVII on Monday, February 4 at 7:30 a.m. (HKT), featuring the San Francisco 49ers and the Baltimore Ravens.
Out for a Sunday morning jog in bright sunshine, Lance Armstrong hardly looked like a man about to finally confront the doping scandal that has shadowed his storied career like an angry storm cloud.
Stripped of his Tour de France titles, disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong is banking on “the Oprah effect” to help get his life, career and public image back on track.
The disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong will give an interview to Oprah Winfrey to be screened next Thursday night, her television network said, amid media reports that he will admit to doping.
By Rob Harris
NBC’s network will televise the English Premier League under a $250 million, three-year deal that begins next season.
THE PBA’s 38th Season kicks off in spectacular fashion today at Smart Araneta Coliseum. And as usual, Filipino basketball fans can expect yet another thrilling season as the league’s 10 teams battle for supremacy, with the opening ceremonies airing live on AKTV on IBC 13 at 4:00 PM.
By Nimfa U. Rueda
He may have lost his World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweight crown but not his zest for fun.
By Manolo R. Iñigo
BREATHLESS publicity, whether on television, radio or in the written press, will continue to play an essential role in sports. The sports community as a whole depends on it as does the survival of the Olympic Movement.
By Percy D. Della
From Kathmandu where they closed out their performance in the AFC Challenge Cup with a fiery third place finish, the Philippine Azkals returned home this week, seeking another closure of sorts.