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UP, Ateneo folks reminded to keep cool over UAAP finals

MANILA — The National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) on Tuesday appealed to students and alumni of the University of the Philippines (UP) and the Ateneo de Manila University (ADMU) to…

Phoenix, Blackwater battle for QF bonus; Ginebra eyes top seed

MANILA — Phoenix and Blackwater will slug it out for the last twice-to-beat advantage in the PBA Governors’ Cup quarterfinals right at the final night of the elimination round at the…

Ginebra moves back to top after downing Meralco

STA. ROSA, Laguna — Barangay Ginebra once again claimed the solo top spot in the PBA Governors’ Cup standings, with a hard-fought 111-105 victory over Meralco Bolts in the rematch of…

Alaska keeps ROS winless after Q4 blast

MANILA — A fourth quarter blitz helped Alaska Aces get past Rain Or Shine Elasto Painters, 106-89, in their PBA Governors’ Cup battle at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City…

‘Henry’ washes out hoop action

MANILA — The rains brought about by Tropical Storm Henry prompted the PBA, the NCAA, and the MPBL to announce the postponement of their scheduled games on Tuesday. Both club leagues…

SBP, Australia issue joint statement apologizing for brawl

MANILA — Two days after both organizations made separate statements on the much-talked-about brawl between Gilas Pilipinas and Australia early this week, both the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) and Basketball…

Jeron Teng, 2 others injured in clash outside BGC bar

  MANILA — Former La Salle players Jeron Teng, Norbert, and Thomas Torres were injured following a commotion outside a bar at the Bonifacio Global City (BGC) in Taguig early Sunday.…

FDA orders review of energy drinks

MANILA — Amid the controversy surrounding Philippine basketball player Kiefer Ravena, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Tuesday called for a review of available workout and energy drinks in the…

SMB now at cusp of PH Cup 4-peat with squeaker over Magnolia

  MANILA — San Miguel Beermen moved forward to within a win from claiming its fourth consecutive PBA Philippine Cup title after an 84-80 cliffhanger over Magnolia Hotshots in Game 4…

Meralco defeats Star for 2-0 semis lead

STA. ROSA, Laguna — Exactly a year after clinching its first ever finals berth, Meralco is now a win away from getting another one. The Bolts are now 2-0 up in…

5 PH weightlifters to compete in Turkmenistan

MANILA — Five weightlifters, led by 2016 Rio Olympics silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz, are joining the Philippine delegation who will take part in the upcoming 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts…

Ginebra pips Star in OT to move to top spot

MANILA — Ginebra needed overtime to pip Star, 105-101, in the latest installment of the PBA’s “Manila Clasico” in front of 15,325 people at the Smart Araneta Coliseum on Sunday night.…

PH women’s basketball team aims for gold in SEAG

MANILA, Aug. 12- In a show of dedication,  hard work and  optimism, members of the Philippine women’s basketball team on Saturday expressed that they have a huge chance to win…

Romeo blasts off in clutch as Gilas stuns China in FIBA Asia opener

  MANILA — Gilas thought it will suffer a huge implosion and let China repeat its FIBA Asia Cup final dominance in an early rematch. Terrence Romeo showed up at…