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LOS ANGELES: Stephen Curry scored 14 of his 34 points in the fourth quarter and the Golden State Warriors stormed back from a 16-point third-quarter deficit to beat the Portland Trail Blazers 119-113. Klay Thompson tallied 24 points on Saturday (Sunday in Manila) for the Warriors, who seized a commanding…

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Ateneo de Manila University survived the brave stand of Far Eastern University (FEU) via a thrilling 25-22, 25-10, 16-25, 26-24 win to claim the last finals slot in the University Athletic Association of the Philippines Season 79 women’s volleyball tournament on Sunday at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay…

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Jose Roy and Justin Limjap pooled 114 points to capture the overall gross crown while Nicolas Magpantay and Johnny Violeta bagged the net title in the Southwoods Invitational at the Legends and Masters courses in Carmona, Cavite over the weekend. Roy and Limjap, who shared the lead with the Rene…

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Even without scoring machine Terrence Romeo, GlobalPort posted a one-sided 105-86 win over Mahindra on Sunday in the Philippine Basketball Association Season 42 Commissioner’s Cup at the Araneta Coliseum. The Batang Pier bucked the absence of shooting guard Romeo, who suffered LBM on Saturday, to earn their second victory in…

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San Jose, Antique: National Capital Region’s (NCR) overall championship title-retention bid started on the right track as gymnasts from the Big City came away with six gold medals even before the 2017 Palarong Pambansa officially kicked off here on Sunday. Divina Sembrano anchored the NCR secondary girls individual all-round team…

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Filipino rising star Genisis “Cobra” Libranza will challenge reigning South African International Boxing Organization (IBO) world flyweight champion Moruti Mthalane on April 28 at Cape Town in Western Cape in South Africa. Libranza, 23, undefeated in 11 fights with eight knockouts, and trainer-manager Nonoy Neri leave for South Africa on…

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ZAMBALES: Brazil Olympics silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz will grace the opening ceremony and her presence indeed serves as an inspiration to athletes taking part in the PRISAA 2017 National Games which go full blast today in 18 venues with Zambales Sports Complex in Iba serving the main hub of the…

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BERLIN: Maria Sharapova was drawn to face veteran Italian Roberta Vinci in her opening match at next week’s Stuttgart tournament as the five-time Grand Slam champion returns from a 15-month doping ban. The former world number one was controversially handed a wildcard into the claycourt event after her suspension wiped…

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Arthur Villanueva lost to South African Zolani Tete on Saturday night via unanimous decision in their World Boxing Organization (WBO) bantamweight world title eliminator bout at the Leicester Arena in London. Tete, who improved his record to 25-3 win-loss record with 20 knockouts, earned similar 119-108 scores from the two…

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Wisenheimer  Academy standout Marc Bryan Dula and Tarlac Mako’s Triza Tabamo bannered the Philippine Swimming League’s (PSL) 12-gold medal haul in the opening day of the Prime Star Sport Academy Swimming Championship held at the Al Nasr Sports Complex in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Dula, a Tony Siddayao awardee in…

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