Sports

Roach wants Floyd for Manny in 2015

November 24, 2014 8:18 pm

Macau: Two days after his ward Manny Pacquiao successfully defended his World Boxing Organization welterweight belt, six-time Boxing Writers Association of America trainer of the year Freddie Roach called on American Floyd Mayweather Jr. to finally fight his prized pupil … Read more »

PH sanshou fighters win two golds in World Cup

November 24, 2014 8:17 pm

Veteran campaigners Jessie Aligaga and Jean Claude Saclag delivered gold medals for the country in the 7th World Wushu Federation Sanda World Cup held at the Istora Senayan in Jakarta, Indonesia. Aligaga dominated Chandra Singh Mayanglamban of India in the … Read more »

Kiwi teen Ko bags LPGA Tour title

November 24, 2014 8:16 pm

NAPLES: New Zealand teen Lydia Ko parred the fourth playoff hole to beat Carlota Ciganda and win the LPGA Tour Championship, completing a $1.5 million haul on Sunday (Monday in Manila) that included a season points crown. Ko tapped in … Read more »

Federer legend grows with Swiss Davis Cup victory

November 24, 2014 8:14 pm

LILLE, France: It’s taken him 16 years as a pro, but Roger Federer finally has won all there is to win in tennis—well almost. All four Grand Slam titles—a record 17 in total—six ATP year-end titles, 23 Masters Series, Olympic … Read more »

Cyna, Thai collide as LPGT Sherwood begins in Cavite

November 24, 2014 8:12 pm

Cyna Rodriguez sets out for a payback while Thai Amolkan Phalajivin seeks for a repeat as they slug it out for the lead and the momentum in the P750,000 ICTSI Sherwood Ladies Championship which gets going today at the Sherwood … Read more »

Philippines’ Roda finishes second in World Junior Pool Championships

November 24, 2014 8:11 pm

Palarong Pambansa standout Jeffrey Roda settled for silver in the boys’ division of the World Junior Pool Championships held in Shanghai, China. Cheska Centeno also went home with a bronze medal in the girls’ class of the nine-ball event.

Wagdos, Miranda sparkle in 38th National MILO Marathon Davao race

November 24, 2014 8:10 pm

Sonny Wagdos and Judelyn Miranda claimed the top honors in the 21K event at the Davao leg of the 38th National MILO Marathon. Over 10,000 runners joined the last qualifying leg of this year’s National MILO Marathon season. The Davao … Read more »

Gasol sparks Grizzlies to 22nd home win in a row

November 24, 2014 8:09 pm

MEMPHIS: Spain’s Marc Gasol scored 30 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead the Memphis Grizzlies over the Los Angeles Clippers 107-91 on Sunday (Monday in Manila) for their 22nd consecutive home-court triumph.

Patriots rout Lions, new dad scores for daughter

November 24, 2014 8:09 pm

WASHINGTON: Tom Brady sparked the New England Patriots to their seventh consecutive victory Sunday in a 34-9 rout of Detroit, while Indianapolis receiver T.Y. Hilton scored a touchdown for his newborn daughter. Brady completed 38-of-53 passes for 349 yards and … Read more »

Katy Perry confirmed as Super Bowl halftime singer

November 24, 2014 8:08 pm

NEW YORK: Katy Perry will perform in the Super Bowl 49 halftime show next February, the singer and the National Football League confirmed Sunday. “Yeppers! And I’ve already started testing out ideas!” Perry tweeted moments after the announcement was made … Read more »



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