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January 15, 2019 12:47 PM Cone, Austria, Victolero vie for PBA Coach of the Year

BEST OF THE BEST. Chito Victolero, Leo Austria and Tim Cone (left to right) duke it out for the yearly award. Photos from Josh Albelda/Rappler (Austria and Cone) and PBA Images (Victolero) MANILA, Philippines – Leo Austria, Tim Cone, and Chito Victolero crowd each other out for the 2018 Coach of the Year as the PBA Press Corps celebrates the 25th year of its traditional 449

January 14, 2019 2:17 AM Maroon 5 announced as Super Bowl 2019 half-time performers

The group is set to perform with Atlanta native Big Boi and Grammy-nominated rapper Travis Scott during the half-time of the NFL championship NEW YORK, USA – Three-time Grammy Award-winning band Maroon 5 was named Sunday, January 12 as the headline act of next month's Super Bowl 53 half-time show, a performance that has aroused controversy and protest 145

January 12, 2019 6:11 AM PH volleyball coaching legend Nes Pamilar dies

Nes Pamilar is remembered for steering the FEU Lady Tamaraws to their last championship in Season 70 MANILA, Philippines – Former national team and UAAP champion coach Nes Pamilar passed away on Saturday, January 12 due to heart failure. Pamilar steered the Far Eastern University (FEU) Lady Tamaraws to their 29th UAAP women's volleyball title in Season 116

January 6, 2019 2:06 AM Djokovic's conqueror Bautista Agut takes Qatar Open title

After stunning world No. 1 Novak Djokovic in the semis, Spain's Roberto Bautista Agut completes his stellar run with a championship DOHA, Qatar – Roberto Bautista Agut followed up his shock victory over world No. 1 Novak Djokovic by lifting the Qatar Open title on Saturday, January 5. The Spaniard ground out a hard-fought victory in 3 sets against the Czech 129

December 30, 2018 2:25 PM WATCH: At 43, Tiger roars back

As Tiger Woods turns 43 years old, here’s a look back at the incredible 2018 comeback of the golf superstar PARIS, France – Tiger Woods snatched plenty of golfing headlines in 2018 with his remarkable comeback after years in the wilderness. Woods claimed his first tournament victory since 2013 in front of raucous galleries at the Tour Championship, before 137

December 30, 2018 7:56 AM WATCH: Jones reclaims UFC title, Nunes KOs Cyborg in 51 seconds

Jon Jones makes a winning return as Amanda Nunes becomes the first female fighter to hold two belts simultaneously MANILA, Philippines – Jon Jones reclaims the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight title as Amanda Nunes also pulled off a stunning win to become the first woman to hold two belts simultaneously on Saturday, December 29 (Sunday 109

December 21, 2018 7:27 AM Kevin Belingon named 2018 ONE Warrior of the Year

Belingon bests Aung La N Sang and Xiong Jin Nan among others for the yearly award MANILA, Philippines – For his stellar undefeated run in 2018, Team Lakay’s Kevin Belingon has been awarded the ONE Championship Warrior of the Year award. This is just the latest in a string of accolades that the Baguio City star has amassed in the overall fruitful year for his stable 132

December 20, 2018 10:34 AM Petron goes back-to-back in 2018 PSL All-Filipino Conference

The Petron Blaze Spikers deliver another masterclass as they defeat the F2 Logistics Cargo Movers MANILA, Philippines – The Petron Blaze Spikers bounced back from their lone loss of the season, sweeping archrivals F2 Logistics Cargo Movers, 25-22, 26-24, 25-23, to win back-to-back titles in the 2018 PSL All-Filipino Conference on Thursday, December 20, at the Filoil 97

December 20, 2018 10:07 AM UP wins 2018 PSL Collegiate Grand Slam Conference

The UP Lady Maroons defeat UST to take home their second preseason crown in 2018 MANILA, Philippines – The University of the Philippines (UP) Lady Maroons exacted revenge on the University of Santo Tomas (UST) Golden Tigresses in the gold medal match of the 2018 Philippine Superliga (PSL) Collegiate Grand Slam in 4 sets, 25-21, 16-25, 25-23, 25-19, on Thursday 116

December 20, 2018 4:49 AM 3 years since PBA heartbreak, Romeo Travis basks in championship glory

"It was up and down. A lot of good things happen, but some bad things happened, too. In my life, I've noticed that if you stay positive and you stay upbeat through the bad times, then good things are going to happen," he said. Enduring the pain of a hamstring injury, he dropped 50 points to help Magnolia dethrone two-time defending Governors' Cup champions 113