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  • Rosberg grabs pole position, Hamilton unhappy

    May 24, 2014 8:33 PM 22

    Unhappy Hamilton qualifies second; Ricciardo will start in third place Germany's Nico Rosberg took a controversial pole position at the Monaco Grand Prix on Saturday after an incident that denied an unhappy Mercedes teammate and championship leader Lewis Hamilton the chance to beat him. Formula One stewards summoned Mercedes to a hearing afterwards but, after

  • Ginebra bucks slow start against Meralco for 2nd straight win

    May 24, 2014 5:32 PM 17

    Zaccheus Mason came up big for Ginebra, scoring 32 while grabbing 19 rebounds to lead the Gin Kings to a win over the Meralco Bolts and a 2-0 record MANILA, Philippines - The arena wasn't packed and the crowd wasn't as rowdy. The atmosphere was generally calm and steady with occasional bursts of thrill. This wasn't a big playoffs game with huge implications

  • Juan Manuel Marquez Still Undecided About Fifth Fight With Manny Pacquiao: Could Take Place November in Macau

    May 24, 2014 5:22 PM 17

    Juan Manuel Marquez remains undecided about the proposed fifth showdown with Manny Pacquiao, which could take place in November in Macau if both parties reach an agreement. Juan Manuel Marquez remains undecided about the proposed fifth showdown with Manny Pacquiao, which could take place in November in Macau if both parties reach an agreement

  • Arum rules out Canelo for Pacquiao, says Khan and Provodnikov in the frame

    May 24, 2014 5:04 PM 14

    ‘Canelo’ fights Erislandy Lara in July for a potential crack at a world title, which Arum states as the only factor for negotiations with Oscar De La Hoya not getting off the ground for the mega-fight. “Canelo is fighting too late. He's fighting in July. So for November, Canelo wouldn't be right. But maybe sometime next year," Arum told abs-cbnnews

  • F1 stewards confirm Rosberg's Monaco pole - Motorsport

    May 24, 2014 4:51 PM 13

    MONACO (Reuters) - Formula One stewards upheld Nico Rosberg's Monaco Grand Prix pole position on Saturday after investigating a qualifying incident that denied Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton the chance to beat him. They said in a statement, after hearing from the team and examining video footage, that they would be taking no further action against

  • Mayweather-Pacquiao fight hoped for in 2016

    May 24, 2014 4:30 PM 17

    The prospect of a long awaited mega-bout between Floyd Mayweather Jr and Manny Pacquiao may have receded in recent years, but promoter Bob Arum believes the fight will take place, most likely before the end of 2016. A duel between the defence-minded Mayweather and the aggressive Pacquiao, the biggest drawcards of their generation, has long been savoured

  • Cebu, UST spikers rule beach volley

    May 24, 2014 4:28 PM 38

    MANILA, Philippines - Cebu’s Southwestern U pair of Therese Rae Ramas and Floremel Rodriguez and Santo Tomas’ Kris Ray Guzman and Mark Gil Alfafara pulled off contrasting victories to cop the beach volleyball gold medals in the 2014 Philippine National Games at the makeshift sandcourt at the Rizal Memorial yesterday. Ramas and Rodriguez outclassed UST’s

  • Express, Kings go strong early

    May 24, 2014 4:28 PM 16

    MANILA, Philippines - From a first-ever semifinal finish, the Express zoomed to a first-ever 2-0 conference start as they ran to the ground the Barako Bull Energy Cola, 101-86, in the PBA PLDT Home Telpad Governors Cup at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City last night. Dominique Sutton, Asi Taulava, Joseph Yeo and Macmac Cardona all came through with big numbers

  • Rosberg Takes Monaco Pole But Stewards Begin Probe

    May 24, 2014 4:18 PM 28

    Nico Rosberg has been placed under official investigation by the Monaco stewards amid accusations that he deliberately brought out the yellow flags at the end of qualifying in order to secure pole position from Lewis Hamilton. Fractionally faster than his Mercedes team-mate after their first runs in Q3, Rosberg brought out the yellow flags in the final

  • Nico Rosberg investigated after beating Lewis Hamilton to pole

    May 24, 2014 4:11 PM 41

    Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg is under investigation after controversially going off track in qualifying at the Monaco Grand Prix. The German, fastest at the time, locked a wheel and went into the escape road at Mirabeau on his final lap. The incident brought out caution flags, preventing his team-mate Lewis Hamilton from completing his own final lap and securing