Category Archives: Sports

Alaska survives Blackwater for 4th straight win

MANILA — Alaska continued its upward trajectory in the PBA Philippine Cup after holding off Blackwater, 88-84, Saturday at Smart Araneta Coliseum. After starting the conference at 0-2, the Aces have now

Michael Martinez gains slot to PyeongChang Winter Olympics

FILIPINO figure skater Michael Martinez is set to return for his second straight Winter Games. Martinez, who competed in the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, got a slot at the last minute after Sweden’s

Pacquiao, Arum close in on megadeal

MANILA — Manny Pacquiao and Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum are close in getting a deal done for a two-fight package for 2018, the Top Rank big boss said Thursday. “We

Pogoy lifts TNT past Blackwater

MANILA — TNT continued its dominance over Blackwater with a 92-83 win in the 2018 PBA Philippine Cup Wednesday night at Smart Araneta Coliseum. The KaTropa turned things around in the second

Lascuña chases dream crown

MANILA — For all his golfing successes, Tony Lascuña has an indispensable trophy missing from his collection. The five-time Philippine Golf Tour Order of Merit champion has yet to win the Philippine

Lee stars as Magnolia routs NLEX

MANILA — Magnolia flashed its usual dominant form this time against the stacked NLEX side, scoring a wire-to-wire  105-94 victory in the nightcap of the PBA’s skirmishes at the Big Dome on Sunday night.