Category Archives: Sports

Pacquiao, Chinese firm sign boxing pact

BEIJING — Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao hopes to unearth the next Chinese world champion and help grow the sport with an academy in the largely untapped country. The 38-year-old, who controversially lost

LeBron flirts with triple-double as Cavaliers win 13th straight

CLEVELAND — LeBron James drained a 3-pointer with 15 seconds left and finished with 32 points as the Cleveland Cavaliers tied a franchise record with their 13th straight win, 101-95, over the

Junior chessers are Asean champs

KUANTAN PAHANG, Malaysia — The Philippine Team amassed a total of 83 gold, 27 silver and 29 bronze medals to bag the overall championship trophy in the 18th Asean Age-Group Chess Championship

12 in a row for Cavs

CLEVELAND — Kevin Love and LeBron James provided the firepower as the Cleveland Cavaliers notched their 12th straight win with a 113-91 blowout over the Chicago Bulls on Monday. Love had 24

Ateneo beats La Salle for UAAP title

MANILA — Ateneo wrote the perfect redemption story against bitter rival La Salle, pulling off a thrilling 88-86 Game 3 victory to claim the UAAP Season 80 men’s basketball championship Sunday at Smart Araneta

Ravena grabs UAAP Finals MVP award

MANILA — What a difference a year makes. Thirdy Ravena was at his worst in the UAAP Season 79 Finals with the second-generation star folding under pressure as Ateneo settled for a