Sports

Mayweather dampens hopes for Pacquiao fight

February 1, 2015 12:20 pm

LAS VEGAS: Unbeaten fighter Floyd Mayweather dampened talk of a possible mega-fight agreement with Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao, a day after the Asian star’s promoter said a deal was near. Mayweather posted a message on his Shots account that said … Read more »

Teen Ko loses title but takes historic top ranking

February 1, 2015 10:34 am

ORLANDO: New Zealand teen star Lydia Ko became golf’s youngest-ever world number one Saturday even though she only settled for a share of second at the season-opening LPGA Coates Championship. The South Korean-born prodigy took the top spot at 17 … Read more »

Becoming a ‘tactical trainer’

January 31, 2015 8:20 pm

I remember some of the words of Sensei Richard Kirkham in his article The Effects Of Ego When Teaching Martial Arts: “Granted some ego is needed in order to teach, but there are those who teach for themselves, and those … Read more »

Arum optimistic of Mayweather-Pacquiao deal – report

January 31, 2015 8:19 pm

NEW YORK: Manny Pacquiao promoter Bob Arum reportedly is optimistic a mega-fight deal between the Filipino icon and unbeaten US fighter Floyd Mayweather will be made in the next couple of days. The New York Post reported Friday that Arum … Read more »

Lady Eagles clinch Final Four berth

January 31, 2015 8:18 pm

ATENEO De Manila University outclassed University of the Philippines, 25-18, 25-18, 25-18, to earn the first Final Four slot on Saturday in the University Athletic Association of the Philippines Season 77 women’s volleyball at The Arena in San Juan City. … Read more »

PSL braces for Australia meet

January 31, 2015 8:17 pm

The Philippine Swimming League (PSL) is now gearing up for the 2015 Australia Swimming Championships with Swimmers of the Year Sean Terence Zamora and Kyla Soguilon leading the squad. Zamora and Soguilon were selected based on their showing in the … Read more »

Murray out to end Australian heartbreak against Djokovic

January 31, 2015 8:17 pm

MELBOURNE: Andy Murray will bid to end a tormenting run of three losing Australian Open finals as world number one Novak Djokovic eyes a fifth triumph in Sunday’s decider in Melbourne. The year’s first major has been a heartbreak Grand … Read more »

Douthit to play for Blackwater against TNT today

January 31, 2015 8:16 pm

FILIPINO naturalized player Marcus Douthit will reinforce Blackwater Elite when it collide against Talk ‘N Text while Barako Bull faces Barangay Ginebra on Sunday in the 40th Philippine Basketball Association Commissioner’s Cup elimination round in Biñan, Laguna.

Laird leads by two at Phoenix Open

January 31, 2015 8:16 pm

SCOTTSDALE, US: Martin Laird posted his second straight six-under 66 to take the lead at the Phoenix Open, which will be without both Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson after they missed the cut. AFP

Hawks beat Blazers for 18th straight win

January 31, 2015 8:15 pm

ATLANTA: All-star forward Paul Millsap scored 21 points as the Atlanta Hawks won their 18th consecutive contest with a 105-99 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Friday (Saturday in Manila). AFP



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