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  • LA Tenorio: This is the best Philippine team pool

    November 7, 2018 4:06 AM 7

    'I think this lineup is very versatile. We can play small and quick, we can play big,' says Tenorio, who was surprised to get a national team call-up think this is the best Philippine team pool that we have seen. Again, I'm very blessed to be part of this lineup. If I'm gonna make it in the final 12, I'll be really excited to play with them because the team is strong

  • Jeff Chan reaches 5,000 career points milestone

    November 6, 2018 3:18 PM 6

    The ‘Negros Sniper’ is the 91st player to tally 5,000 points in his PBA career Masaya pero most importantly, nanalo kami, naka-advance sa semis. Yun naman ang importante, bonus nalang yung 5,000," admitted Chan. (I'm happy with my accomplishment, but most importantly we won and we advanced to the semis. That's the only thing that's important. The 5,000 career

  • Yeng Guiao officially appointed as Gilas head coach

    November 6, 2018 12:14 PM 8

    Guiao will be juggling both his commitments to the national team and the NLEX Road Warriors, while also planning to run for congress The formal appointment came this morning before the meeting. So it’s no longer interim and it’s no longer temporary," Guiao told reporters. For the 5th window of the qualifiers, Guiao will be fielding a tall All-Filipino

  • CJ Perez disqualified from MVP, Mythical 5 race

    November 6, 2018 6:35 AM 9

    Because of his one-game suspension, Lyceum star CJ Perez has been disqualified from winning any individual awards in NCAA Season 94 Because of his one-game suspension, Lyceum star CJ Perez has been disqualified from winning any individual awards in the NCAA Season 94. That includes the MVP award, which he currently holds, the Finals MVP if Lyceum wins the Finals

  • Djokovic returns to world No. 1

    November 5, 2018 2:10 PM 14

    The Serb regains the top world rank for the first time in over two years PARIS, France – Novak Djokovic officially returned to world No. 1 on Monday, November 5, for the first time for two years after overtaking Rafael Nadal. The Serb lost in the final of the Paris Masters to Karen Khachanov on Sunday but regained No. 1 spot for the first time since

  • Andray Blatche just 'waiting' Gilas callup

    November 5, 2018 1:22 PM 8

    The 6-foot-11 center could form a formidable frontcourt with PBA giants Greg Slaughter and June Mar Fajardo if Yeng Guiao chooses to acquire his services Gilas Pilipinas is one call away from re-acquiring the services of naturalized player Andray Blatche. The former NBA player said he was "war ready" as the Nationals resume their quest for a 2019 FIBA World

  • More than a title, San Beda defends tradition in return to NCAA finals

    November 5, 2018 6:49 AM 9

    Winning 10 championships in the last 12 seasons, the Red Lions seek to maintain their image of dominance and consistency MANILA, Philippines – As they cruise to their 13th straight NCAA finals, the San Beda Red Lions are no longer just fighting for the championship. The Red Lions are also seeking to maintain the image of dominance and consistency they have created

  • Marqus Blakely on Tim Cone: 'I miss him, too'

    November 4, 2018 3:15 PM 12

    The former Best Import fails to reach a PBA playoffs for the first time as his former mentor and the Gin Kings prove to be the mightier squad MANILA, Philippines – As fate would have it, the coach Marqus Blakely helped win a rare PBA Grand Slam denied him from reaching the playoffs for the first time. Blakely will go on an early vacation this time as his TNT KaTropa

  • Donaire says world title triumph 'not the way I want to win'

    November 4, 2018 5:57 AM 10

    The Filipino Flash snatches the WBA bantamweight belt from Ireland's Ryan Burnett, who suffers a back injury MANILA, Philippines – It wasn't exactly the way Nonito Donaire wanted his fight with Irishman Ryan Burnett to end, but eventually the Filipino Flash relished being a world champion again. Burnett suffered a back injury and was unable to stand

  • Nietes all set to fight Ioka for fourth world title

    November 3, 2018 9:10 AM 19

    Filipino champion Donnie Nietes and Japanese Kazuto Ioka tangle for the WBO super flyweight belt MANILA, Philippines – Donnie "Ahas" Nietes gets another chance to become a four-division world champion when he and Japanese Kazuto Ioka dispute the vacant World Boxing Organization super flyweight crown on December 31 in Macau. The 35-year-old Nietes came close