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DOUBLE TEAMED. Francis Gabriel Escandor of Ateneo de Davao University attracts the double team from the defense of Assumption College of Davao during the 4th SBP-Escandor Cup Inter-HIgh School basketball tournament at the Gold Star Gym on Sunday, April 9. Ateneo defeated ACD for its fourth win in five games. LEAN DAVAL JR.

Double teamed

DOUBLE TEAMED. Francis Gabriel Escandor of Ateneo de Davao University attracts the double team from the defense of Assumption College of Davao during the 4th SBP-Escandor Cup Inter-HIgh School basketball tournament at the Gold Star Gym on Sunday, April 9. Ateneo defeated ACD for its fourth win in five games. LEAN DAVAL JR.

Reyes not taking chances on SEABA campaign

Andray Blatche will be on board when Gilas PIlipinas tries to win the Southeast Asia Basketball Association (SEABA) Championship in Manila. Gilas coach Chot Reyes...
AUSSIE FIGHT. Manny Pacquiao will take on Australian Jeff HOrn on July 1 in Brisbane.

Top Rank officially announces  Pacquiao-Horn fight on Juy 1

“It’s official: @mannypacquiao will fight @jeffhornboxer in Brisbane, Australia, Saturday, July 1st. Stay tuned for more info.” The above tweet appeared Monday on Top Ranks’ Twitter page. Indeed,...
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CLEAN SLATE: Coach Boy Sarabia’s No.1 fan, Doc Phoebe

The life of an athlete has many challenges yet inspiring.  For one, you’ll play a sport you love but the training you have to endure...
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So wins US chess title

With his top rivals falling by the wayside, GM Wesley So held off an unexpected challenger to claim his first U.S. national championship Monday at the...
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Go sparks Team Duterte to 8th win

Sec. Christopher “Bong” Go delivered a knocked out performance as Team Duterte pulled off a resounding 101-89 victory against IBP Davao in Game 9...
INSPIRED GAME. Christian Bacalso led Ateneo with 19 points. LEAN DAVAL JR.

Injury-plagued Blue Knights turn back rival ACD for fourth straight win

Short-handed but cold-blooded. Oh yes, add to that, hot-handed. Bucking the absence of three key players, Ateneo de Davao University survived a determined Assumption College...

Pinay footballers inch closer to Asian Cup berth

The Philippine national women’s football team is on the cusp of history as it moved within reach of qualifying for the 2018 AFC Women’s...
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SPORTS KEN: Wesley So – Youth role model and sports icon 

When this piece was being written, Filipino-bred GM Wesley So was in the driver’s seat in the on-going US Chess Championships. (He defeated young...
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Horn says he has ‘big edge’ over Pacquiao in Brisbane

Biggest fight in Australia? That's a given. But Jeff Horn's camp want to make his impending bout with Manny Pacquiao the best fight of...

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