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  • I will always beat Pacquiao – Broner

    January 11, 2019 9:48 AM 23

    American challenger Adrien Broner boasts he doesn't even need to throw a lot of punches to stop Manny Pacquiao HOLLYWOOD, USA – They can fight over a thousand times and he will always come out the winner. At least, that's what runs through Adrien Broner's mind since he started training for his bid to topple Manny Pacquiao from the World Boxing Association

  • Djokovic, Halep top seeds at Australian Open

    January 10, 2019 1:36 AM 26

    World No. 1 players Novak Djokovic and Simona Halep face a stern challenge in the first Grand Slam tournament of the year MELBOURNE, Australia – World No. 1 players Novak Djokovic and Simona Halep were named top seeds on Thursday, January 10, for next week's Australian Open, with 23-time major winner Serena Williams lurking at 16 on the women's side. Djokovic

  • Malaysia Dragons deal Alab Pilipinas' 1st loss in ABL stunner

    January 9, 2019 11:43 AM 23

    Alab Pilipinas import Renaldo Balkman winds up doing the heavy lifting as local support goes cold on the road MANILA, Philippines – The Westports Malaysia Dragons successfully defended their home floor after a stunning 72-71 win over defending ABL champion San Miguel Alab Pilipinas in Kuala Lumpur on Wednesday, January 9. The Dragons prevented a losing

  • Phil Younghusband hopes to play bigger role in Asian Cup

    January 9, 2019 4:47 AM 30

    'It’s disappointing to have not had played a bigger role but there’s still games to go so hopefully I’ll get more game time then,' says Phil Younghusband MANILA, Philippines – Phil Younghusband may have been happy to make his 106th international appearance for the Philippines, but he hopes to play a bigger role in the Azkals' debut stint in the 2019 AFC Asian

  • Ray Parks' Blackwater status still up in air

    January 8, 2019 5:25 PM 24

    The No. 2 overall pick intends to finish his stint with Alab Pilipinas in the ASEAN Basketball League and has not signed the max PBA rookie contract offered by the Elite "We want the Commissioner's Office to decide on this," Blackwater governor Silliman Sy told reporters after the league's press conference for the upcoming 44th season on Tuesday, January

  • Azkals make it a game in 0-1 loss to Korea

    January 7, 2019 4:12 PM 21

    The Philippine Azkals held their ground until the 67th minute when the Korean Taeguk Warriors' attacks yielded them a goal Monday night at the Al-Maktoum Stadium in Dubai. Hwang Ui-Jo scored on a follow up with a right-footed shot from the right side off the six yard box to the high center of the goal, 1-0, giving Korea its first win at the start of the Group

  • WATCH: Soccer star Wayne Rooney arrested for public intoxication

    January 7, 2019 4:20 AM 22

    The former Manchester United star has paid the fine for the misdemeanor stemming from a Washington airport incident WASHINGTON, USA – Former England and Manchester United star Wayne Rooney was arrested last month for being drunk and swearing in public and paid a $25 fine Friday, according to multiple reports Sunday, January 6. Court records obtained

  • Alab Pilipinas stays perfect after easy win vs Wolf Warriors

    January 6, 2019 1:42 PM 21

    MANILA, Philippines – The San Miguel Alab Pilipinas welcomed the New Year with a 105-95 win over the lowly Zhuhai Wolf Warriors in the Asean Basketball League (ABL) at the Lapu-Lapu Gym in Cebu on Sunday, January 6. The defending champions steadily cruised to a perfect 5-0 record after the wire-to-wire win versus the Warriors, who were simply overmatched

  • Azkals plot surprise over South Korea in Asian Cup opener

    January 6, 2019 12:49 PM 29

    'It would be a tough game for us, but we have been in football for very long and there are surprises everywhere,' says Stephan Schrock e’re very grateful and happy that we can represent the Philippines in this tournament of Asia," said midfielder Stephan Schrock. "It would be a tough game for us, but we have been in football for very long and there are surprises

  • LIVE UPDATES: Philippines vs South Korea – Asian Cup 2019

    January 6, 2019 8:55 AM 24

    MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Azkals are in for a tough opening game as they face FIFA World Cup team South Korea in the 2019 AFC Asian Cup in Dubai on Monday, January 7. Although the absence of Asia's top footballer Son Heungmin spares the Azkals from his attacking prowess, the Nationals still face a brilliant South Korea side that eliminated