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UAAP Season 82 girls ‘ volleyball Wednesday, University of Santo Tomas and Nazareth School of National University shielded their unbeaten records. The Junior Tigresses outlasted Far Eastern University-Diliman at Paco Arena 25-18, 27-25, 23-25, 25-20 to rise at 4-0, while the Bullpups did the brief job at University of the East, 25-17, 25-16, 25-21, to extend their ideal run to three games. Renee Lou Peñafiel scored 21 points for UST,

Boxing Pacquiao will know when to retire, claims the promoter.

Bob Arum thinks that the veteran boxing promoter Manny Pacquiao is due to withdraw from the sport shortly without having a profitable recovery from Floyd Mayweather. Arum, which promoted Pacquiao in the golden years of Filipino icons, said he wanted the 40-year-old quickly to watch his globes hang up in the World Boxing News site. Pacquiao has not planned his next struggle, having won a bruising 12-round fight with Keith

PH women's volleyball squad

Before going to Nakhon Ratchasima for the inaugural ASEAN Grand Prix, the Philippine women’s volleyball squad finished their Bangkok training camp with a two-set match against Japanese club team Toray Arrows. Before packing up for Nakhon Ratchasima, the Pinays won, 28-26, 17-25, over the Arrows. Earlier in the weekend, Toray Arrows defeated the nationals, 24-26, 16-25, 11-25, 18-25, 19-21. As part of its build-up for the 2019 Southeast Asian Games,

SMB, TNT, Blackwater made a terrific

PBA teams San Miguel Beer, Blackwater and TNT KaTropa take flag and nation mixing it with some of Asia’s finest ball clubs in the Terrific 12 tournament that kicks off Tuesday at Macau’s Tap Seac Multi-Sports Pavilion. The Beermen, Elite, and KaTropa left on Monday for the week-long meeting for the former Portuguese territory featuring nine other teams from the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA), the Korean Basketball League (KBL), and

Kim Clijsters

We’re going to do this. Let’s come back again. See you in 2020. “WTA chairman Steve Simon warmly welcomed her return next season.” Kim Clijsters is one of the game’s greatest and her return to the Tour is interesting news for the world’s WTA family and tennis fans, “he said. In 1999, Clijsters produced her WTA debut in Antwerp at the age of 15. She has 41 single titles, and

Coach Yeng Guiao of Gilas Pilipinas

This was what coach Yeng Guiao of Gilas Pilipinas provided on Sunday night after the Philippines failed to win even a single game in the 2019 FIBA World Cup. A 95-75 rout at the hands of ancient Asian rival Iran finished a brutal Filipinos World Cup tour that saw them lose their matches by an average 29.4 points margin. Only against Angola they were truly competitive, losing in overtime to

Pedro Taduran

After failing in his first attempt, Bicolano boxer Pedro Taduran finally claimed a world boxing crown on his second try. Taduran, 22, survived a first-round knockdown by maintaining his aggressive attack en route to a fourth-round stoppage win over compatriot and erstwhile undefeated Samuel Salva Saturday night at Jurado Hall of the Philippine Marine Corp in Taguig City. Set for the vacant IBF globe minimum weight title for 12 rounds,

EJ Obiena

After his results at a tournament in Italy, EJ Obiena was ecstatic as the first Filipino to qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Obiena completed 5.81 meters in Salto Con L’asta’s men’s pole vault in Piazza Chiari 2019, exceeding the qualification level of 5.80 meters. Obiena said he’s “super” pleased that his hard work has paid off after all the difficulties and hardships he’s been through. Obiena endured a tear

UAAP Season 82

Santo Tomas University (UST) astonished National University (NU) defending champions Nazareth School (NU), 25-20, 25-27, 15-25, 25-22, 15-12, opening Wednesday’s UAAP Season 82 boys ‘ volleyball tournament at the Paco Arena. The Junior Tiger Spikers scored five unanswered points at 8 in the fifth frame, capped by a Paul Colinares block to snatch a 13-8 lead that put the fight away from the Bullpups, who lost seven players in last

cousin

Injury-nagged Los Angeles Lakers center DeMarcus Cousins might miss the entire 2019-20 NBA season with a torn left knee ligament, his agent said Thursday to ESPN. In a significant setback for a squad that added star large man Anthony Davis to four-time NBA Most Valuable Player LeBron James, Cousins experienced Monday’s injury working out in Las Vegas when, according to the article, he “bumped knees” with another player. Agent Jeff