championship

boxing

After the American soldier stated that their battle last month should have been a draw, the Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao’s camp has shot down the option of a reunion against Keith Thurman. In the first round on the way to claiming a split decision when they fought last month, Pacquiao knocked down Thurman in the process of capturing Thurman’s WBA welterweight championship. Thurman proclaimed himself “ready for the replay” in

Barangay Ginebra San Miguel

Ginebra gets their new star guard, Sol Mercado and Northport gets to reunite two Growling Tigers with their old head coach. Sol Mercado gets the opportunity to be a player that deals with the business of the game. Mercado, who dealt to Northport Tuesday as part of the three-player package that allowed Ginebra to land Stanley Pringle from the Batang Pier. After finding a home in Ginebra as a beloved

women's volleyball

La Salle scored a blowout over University of the East Wednesday to assure theirs of a playoff for the twice-to-beat rank in the UAAP women’s volleyball at FilOil Flying V Center. La Salle scores were: 25-17, 25-16, 25-19. Volleyball’s three-time defending champions took it swift and cold in thrashing the already eliminated Lady Warriors, making sure they are in good position for the Final Four with a 10-3 record. Currently,

Joshua Pacio

Pinoy strawweight star Joshua “The Passion” Pacio retook the ONE Strawweight World Championship in remarkable fashion, knocking out Japan’s Yosuke Saruta in the fourth round of their world title co-main event bout at ONE: Roots of Honor, Friday evening at the Mall of Asia Arena in Manila. Pacio windswept some early trouble after getting knocked down by Saruta with a solid straight in the first round. As the match carried