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Lady Bulldogs tame Tigresses, nail No. 2

August 30, 2015 7:44 pm

National University (NU) held off University of Santo Tomas (UST) in a tight first-set duel, came from behind to snatch the second frame then dominated the third to carve out a 25-22, 25-23, 25-11 victory and gain the No. 2 … Read more »

Abcede claims vacant WBO Oriental title

August 30, 2015 7:43 pm

Promising boxer Jaysever Abcede captured the vacant World Boxing Oriental minimum weight title by scoring a devastating technical knockout against Pigmy Kokietgym of Thailand over the weekend in Bangkok, Thailand. Abcede, who ranks No. 2 in Philippines’ light flyweight class, … Read more »

Gilas faces South Korea in 2015 William Jones Cup

August 30, 2015 7:43 pm

Newly-formed Gilas Pilipinas national team of coach Tab Baldwin faces long time nemesis and reigning champion South Korea today in the 37th William Jones Cup at the Xinchuang Gymnasium in New Taipei City in Taiwan. Game is set at 5 … Read more »

Globe Telecom, NBA tie up to help young cagers

August 30, 2015 7:42 pm

Globe Telecom fortifies its official partnership with the National Basketball Association (NBA) with the staging of the NBA 3X – an entire weekend of balling activities that will bring Filipino fans closer to their basketball dreams. The NBA 3X allowed … Read more »

PCA Open winners to get ITF Futures berths

August 30, 2015 7:42 pm

The 34th Philippine Columbian Association (PCA) Open-Cebuana Lhuillier ITF Men’s Futures Event will kick off on September 17 with the Wildcard Event. This singles and doubles tournament will determine who will qualify for the ITF Qualifying and Main Draw Events. … Read more »

Day, Bae share Barclays lead

August 30, 2015 7:42 pm

EDISON, US: PGA Champion Jason Day and Bae Sang-Moon jumped on the birdie bandwagon on Saturday (Sunday in Manila), both firing seven-under-par 63 to share the 54-hole lead at the Barclays. Australia’s Day, who captured his first major title at … Read more »

Vermaelen helps Barca overcome stubborn Malaga

August 30, 2015 7:41 pm

MADRID: Thomas Vermaelen was the unlikely hero as Barcelona overcame stiff resistance from Malaga to maintain their perfect start to the La Liga season with a 1-0 win at the Camp Nou. The Belgian defender endured a nightmare debut campaign … Read more »

Kvitova downs Safarova for New Haven three-peat

August 30, 2015 7:41 pm

NEW HAVEN, US: Second-seeded defending champion Petra Kvitova clinched her third WTA Connecticut Open crown here on Saturday (Sunday in Manila) with a 6-7 (6), 6-2, 6-2 victory over Czech compatriot Lucie Safarova. Two-time Wimbledon champion Kvitova extended her unbeaten … Read more »

Lightning Bolt strikes again as Farah, Eaton shine

August 30, 2015 7:41 pm

BEIJING: Usain Bolt’s third sprint gold and Mo Farah’s unique “triple double” shared the spotlight with Ashton Eaton as the American thrilled the world championships with a record-breaking decathlon win. This time Bolt shot down not only Justin Gatlin but … Read more »

Power on Sonoma pole with track record

August 30, 2015 7:40 pm

SONOMA, US: Reigning IndyCar champion Will Power smashed his year-old track record in grabbing pole position on Saturday (Sunday in Manila) for the season-ending Grand Prix of Sonoma. Four of the six drivers still in contention for the season title … Read more »



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