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  • Veteran Chris Greatwich delivers memorable goal anew

    May 28, 2014 6:11 PM 39

    MALE, MALDIVES—Scrappy as it may look, chalk this one to the collection of the Philippines’ greatest goals in international football. And the scorer, Chris Greatwich, isn’t exactly a stranger to important goals for the country. The 30-year-old Greatwich, who is celebrating a decade of playing for the Azkals late this year, again provided the late heroics

  • San Miguel Beermen nip Barako Bull Energy in OT

    May 28, 2014 5:53 PM 38

    BIÑAN, Laguna—Reggie Williams again bailed San Miguel Beer out with some torrid outside shooting although the Beermen needed extra time to pull out a 115-112 win over Barako Bull last night in the PBA Governors’ Cup at Alonte Sports Center here. The NBA veteran with the Oklahoma City Thunder and former two-time US NCAA Division I scoring champion hurt the Energy

  • Filoil: Vito leads UP past EAC

    May 28, 2014 5:28 PM 25

    MANILA, Philippines — University of the Philippines used a fiery fourth-quarter rally to carve out a 72-57 victory over Emilio Aguinaldo College (EAC) in the Filoil Flying V Hanes Premier Cup Wednesday. Cris Vito led UP with 15 points, seven rebounds and two blocks and Dave Moralde and Renz Asilum combined for 23 markers for the Maroons, who finished

  • Serena crashes out of Roland Garros

    May 28, 2014 4:45 PM 40

    Posted by AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE on May 28, 2014 PARIS, May 28- Defending champion and world number one Serena Williams was knocked out of the French Open by Spain’s Garbine Muguruza on Wednesday as the American star stumbled to her second worst Grand Slam defeat. The top seed lost 6-2, 6-2 in the second round to the world number 35 with her defeat coming

  • Spain's Muguruza stuns Serena Williams at French Open

    May 28, 2014 4:37 PM 46

    Venezuelan-born Spaniard Garbiñe Muguruza pulled off the surprise of the French Open thus far, routing American world No. 1 Serena Williams 6-2, 6-2 in second-round action on Wednesday. The 20-year-old's big hitting from the baseline took the 17-time Grand Slam singles champion out of her comfort zone and helped her secure five breaks against one of the greatest

  • Englishman, Swede pace field with 68s

    May 28, 2014 4:33 PM 17

    SILANG, Cavite, Philippines - – Swede Nils Floren bogeyed the final hole and settled for a three-under 68, dropping into a tie with a charging Grant Jackson of England for a one-stroke lead over five others at the start of the topsy-turvy, weather-delayed ICTSI Riviera Classic at Langer course here yesterday. Floren, fourth in the ADT Sime Darby Malaysia

  • Azkals halt Maldives, make finals, history

    May 28, 2014 4:33 PM 26

    MALE – The Philippine Azkals wrote another chapter in their history-chasing drive by advancing to the finals of the AFC Challenge Cup, most probably the greatest feat for Phl football in the last 100 years. They had to go through 120 grueling minutes of white-knuckled showdown with a relentless Maldives side that’s fired up by over 8,000 supporters

  • PLDT Home raps Generika for 2nd win

    May 28, 2014 4:33 PM 41

    MANILA, Philippines - PLDT Home TVolution hardened its defense to eke out a 28-26, 16-25, 29-27, 13-25, 15-12 victory over Generika-Army in the 2014 PLDT Home DSL-Philippine Super Liga (PSL) All-Filipino Conference volleyball tournament yesterday at the Cuneta Astrodome. With Lizlee Ann Pantone manning the floor, the Power Attackers weathered the Lady Troopers’

  • Williams saves day with clutch treys; Beermen survive E Cola in OT

    May 28, 2014 4:33 PM 41

    MANILA, Philippines - San Miguel Beer beat out Barako Bull in a virtual three-point shooting contest in the crunch and pulled off a 115-112 overtime victory to gain solo second place in the PBA PLDT Home Telpad Governors Cup at the Alonte Sports Arena in Biñan, Laguna last night. Dragged into an extended duel by the less superior but hard-fighting Energy

  • Talk ‘N Text slips past Rain or Shine

    May 28, 2014 3:45 PM 30

    MANILA, Philippines —Talk ‘N Text flirted with defeat before coming out with a thrilling, 83-81, win over Rain or Shine in the 2014 PBA Governors’ Cup Wednesday night at the Alonte Sports Center in Biñan, Laguna. The Tropang Texters took an 83-76 lead after a basket by Ranidel de Ocampo near the two-minute mark but had to hold their breaths in the dwindling