Sports

By
0

LOS ANGELES: LeBron James recorded his sixth triple-double of the season on Thursday (Friday in Manila) as the Cleveland Cavaliers maintained their mastery over the New York Knicks with a 119-104 NBA triumph. James scored 18 points, pulled down 13 rebounds and handed out 15 assists for the 48th regular-season…

By
0

MIAMI: Two-time major winner Martin Kaymer was hot on the heels of rookie co-leaders Cody Gribble and Wesley Bryan Thursday (Friday in Manila) after one round of the US PGA Tour Honda Classic. Bryan and Gribble both teed off early at PGA National in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, and produced…

By
0

The Philippine Volcanoes are bent on winning the gold in the 2017 Asia Trophy Series slated on March 3 and 4 in Doha, Qatar. After a second place finish to Taiwan in 2016, the Philippine Rugby Team wants to best 11 other teams, including squads from Thailand, Singapore and the…

By
0

Defending champion Sarah Joy Barredo aims to retain her women’s open singles crown, in the 10th Prima Pasta Badminton Championship starting today at the Powersmash badminton court in Pasong Tamo, Makati City. “With the help of God, my family and people who always believe in me, I will try my…

By
0

SINGAPORE: The world’s biggest mixed martial arts organization, the Las Vegas-based UFC, Thursday announced its long-awaited return to Asia with a Singapore show and an “ambition” to debut in mainland China. Ultimate Fighting Championship, which has shot to sporting prominence by making global stars of fighters such as Conor McGregor…

By
0

FAR EASTERN University-Diliman drew strength from guard LJ Gonzales to repeat over National University, 81-73, to reclaim the championship on Friday in the UAAP Season 79 juniors basketball tournament at the Filoil Flying V Centre. With Gonzales’ foul trouble, the Bullpups raced to a 26-13 advantage but the Baby Tamaraws…

By
0

A native of Canelar Triplet, Zamboanga City, Heiddy Chloe Angeles, 19, is beauty and brawn shining in her chosen sport of karatedo. Angeles is a member of the Philippine Typhoons, the national team of the Philippine Karatedo Federation (PKF). National coach David Lay and PKF Secretary-General Raymund Lee Reyes seeing…

By
0

National University (NU) guns for a three-way tie for No. 2 when it battles Far Eastern University (FEU) in the University Athletic Association of the Philippines Season 79 women’s volleyball today at The Arena in San Juan City. The Lady Bulldogs-Lady Tamaraws game is at 4 p.m. after the curtain-raiser…

By
0

DUBAI: Angelique Kerber hammered out a 6-3, 6-2 defeat of Ana Konjuh on Thursday (Friday in Manila) to stay in contention for a return to the top WTA ranking at the Dubai Tennis Championships. Germany’s double Grand Slam winner from 2016 can take back the top spot from Serena Williams…

By
0

San Beda twins Maria Jeziela and Maria Nieza Viray dumped Lyceum’s Czarina Pauline Orros and Cherilyn Jhane Sindayen, 21-19, 21-13, to seize the solo lead with a perfect 6-0 (win-loss) card in the women’s division of the NCAA Season 92 beach volley tournament on Friday in Subic. San Sebastian’s Grethcel…

1 2 3 2,034