Sports

Giants beat Royals for title behind Bumgarner

October 30, 2014 8:01 pm

KANSAS CITY: Sparked by Madison Bumgarner’s historic pitching performance on only two days’ rest, San Francisco won their third World Series in five seasons by beating Kansas City 3-2 on Wednesday (Thursday in Manila). The Giants won Major League Baseball’s … Read more »

FIDE confirms So’s transfer to USCF

October 30, 2014 7:59 pm

Grandmaster (GM) Wesley So is now a member of the US Chess Federation (USCF). The International Chess Federation (FIDE) has already confirmed the transfer of So from the National Chess Federation of the Philippines (NCFP) to the USCF through FIDE … Read more »

Reyes out as national coach, Gilas disbanded

October 30, 2014 7:59 pm

Chot Reyes was removed as head coach of Gilas Pilipinas and the national basketball team was also disbanded. Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) President Manny V. Pangilinan has given the go-signal to disband the team after approving the creation of … Read more »

Southlinks to host ICTSI PGT final leg

October 30, 2014 7:58 pm

Southlinks Golf Club, the newest course on Daang Hari Road in Alabang, gets the chance to host big-time tournaments as it stages the P3.5 million ICTSI Tournament Players’ Championship on November 11 to 14 featuring the cream of the country’s … Read more »

PSC to give cash incentives to Para Games medalists

October 30, 2014 7:58 pm

The Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) will be giving some P125,000 cash incentives to the differently-abled medalists in the recently-concluded 2014 Asian Para Games held in Incheon, South Korea. PSC Chairman Ricardo Garcia said the incentive scheme will be based on … Read more »

NCR wins Milo Little Olympics for third straight year

October 30, 2014 7:55 pm

THE National Capital Region retained the overall crown for the third straight year in the 2014 Milo Little Olympics at the Marikina Sports Center in Marikina City. Team NCR finished with an impressive 647.5 overall points to gain a difference … Read more »

Bulls open season with emphatic win

October 30, 2014 7:54 pm

NEW YORK: The Chicago Bulls welcomed former NBA Most Valuable Player Derrick Rose back from injury on Wednesday (Thursday in Manila) with a convincing 104-80 win over the New York Knicks. AFP

Murray advances to last 16 in Paris

October 30, 2014 7:54 pm

Andy Murray turned in a clinical performance on Wednesday as he joined Roger Federer, Stan Wawrinka, David Ferrer, Grigor Dimitrov and Milos Raonic in the third round of the Paris Masters. The two-time Grand Slam winner, who was absent in … Read more »

Wozniacki braces for New York City Marathon debut

October 30, 2014 7:53 pm

Former world No.1 Caroline Wozniacki is all set for her first crack at the 26.2-mile New York City Marathon on Sunday. Wozniacki decided to make the fantasy a reality back in June — not long after the break-up of her … Read more »

Looming power shortage

October 30, 2014 7:53 pm

Philippine professional boxing is facing an impending power crisis and extending special powers to President Noynoy Aquino will not address the matter. Eight-division champion Manny Pacquiao is already leaning on archiving the gloves in 2016 to pursue other endeavors. Truth … Read more »



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