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  • Former Qatar coach tapped as new La Salle mentor

    December 13, 2018 4:03 PM 19

    La Salle is expected to name former Qatar national basketball team head coach Tim Lewis as Louie Gonzalez's replacement MANILA, Philippines – Former Qatar national basketball team head coach Tim Lewis is expected to be named as the new head coach of the De La Salle Green Archers, multiple sources have informed Rappler. Jimmy Alapag was also offered the La Salle

  • Ray Parks to skip PBA Draft ceremony for Alab game

    December 13, 2018 9:53 AM 18

    A consensus top 3 pick, the 25-year-old has decided to fly to Indonesia and suit up for Alab Pilipinas in its Asean Basketball League game this Sunday MANILA, Philippines – Consensus top 3 PBA prospect Bobby Ray Parks Jr will skip the 2018 Rookie Draft to play for Alab Pilipinas in the Asean Basketball League (ABL) on Sunday, December 16. Parks, who won two ABL Most Valuable

  • NLEX gets No. 4 pick, trades Mallari, Marcelo to Phoenix

    December 13, 2018 4:52 AM 20

    Phoenix Fuel Masters head coach Louie Alas gets his wish of acquiring a point guard and a big man MANILA, Philippines – NLEX and Phoenix agreed to a trade deal days before the 2018 PBA Draft. The Road Warriors acquired this year's No. 4 overall pick from the Fuel Masters in exchange for guard Alex Mallari and center-forward Dave Marcelo on Thursday

  • Harris shows way as Alaska evens PBA finals vs Magnolia

    December 12, 2018 10:53 AM 22

    The Alaska Aces knot the best-of-seven series at 2-all after dropping the first two games MANILA, Philippines – Mike Harris once again did the heavy lifting to propel Alaska to a series-tying 90-76 Game 4 win against Magnolia in the 2018 PBA Governors' Cup finals at the Araneta Coliseum on Wednesday, December 12. On the night he was named Best Import

  • Mike Harris tops Romeo Travis for Best Import plum

    December 12, 2018 10:33 AM 18

    The 35-year-old reinforcement has stamped his mark this season, leading Alaska to its first PBA finals appearance since 2014 MANILA, Philippines – In an intense duel for the 2018 PBA Governors' Cup Best Import of the Conference award, it was Alaska's Mike Harris who came out on top. The 35-year-old reinforcement recorded 1,209 points to lift the precious

  • Asian Chess: Pascua leads PH bets with 2nd straight draw

    December 12, 2018 8:34 AM 21

    IM Haridas Pascua settles for a draw against Indonesian IM Novendra Priasmoro in the 17th Asian Continental Chess Championships MANILA, Philippines – International Master Haridas Pascua settled for his second straight draw while fellow IM Paulo Bersamina got derailed in the second round of the 17th Asian Continental Chess Championships (2nd Manny Pacquiao

  • TNT looking for Castro backup amid Romeo trade rumors

    December 12, 2018 6:11 AM 22

    As rumors of a Terrence Romeo trade swirl, TNT head coach Bong Ravena hopes to get a diamond in the rough in the PBA Rookie Draft This year's class of rookie hopefuls are headlined by guards Ray Parks, CJ Perez and Robert Bolick and TNT is looking to get Castro help. The KaTropa, though, do not have any picks in the first round of the draft after trading

  • Joshua Pacio to defend ONE world title against Hayato Suzuki

    December 11, 2018 9:26 AM 18

    Reigning ONE Strawweight World Champion Joshua “The Passion” Pacio of the Philippines is ready to defend his title against Hayato Suzuki of Japan in a highly-anticipated rematch on January 19 in the ONE: Eternal Glory that will be held at Istora Senayan in Jakarta, Indonesia. who hails from Baguio City, Philippines – captured the ONE Strawweight World

  • NU Bulldogs stun defending champ Thailand in ASEAN University Games

    December 11, 2018 8:19 AM 25

    The shock Pool A win virtually seals the Filipinos' spot in the ASEAN University Games semifinals MANILA, Philippines – Reigning UAAP men's volleyball champion National University Bulldogs stunned titleholders Thailand, 30-28, 25-23, 25-19, as they represented the Philippines in the curtain-raiser of the 19th ASEAN University Games volleyball tournament

  • PH chessers stun top seeds in Asian Chess Championship

    December 11, 2018 7:28 AM 28

    Paulo Bersamina and Haridas Pascua prevent a shutout of the Philippine team in the Asian tourney CONTENDERS. Haridas Pascua and Paulo Bersamina emerge as the Philippines' only victors in the opening day of the 17th Asian Chess Championships. Photos from Twitter (Pascua) and National Chess Federation (Bersamina) MANILA, Philippines – International Masters