Fans and players expressed their heartbreak over the cancellation of the UAAP Season 82 due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic as it affected the semester’s centerpiece sport — volleyball.
To keep ultra-active athletes like him pre-occupied and always on-the-go, Filipino boxer Eumir Felix Marcial is going into growing vegetables like eggplant, bitter gourd (ampalaya) and bottle gourd (upo) in his third-floor home that is undergoing renovation in Imus, Cavite.
Rio Olympics silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz is doing her part in raising funds for frontliners fighting COVID-19.
The Olympic flame will be removed from display in Japan, officials said Tuesday, as the country braces for a state of emergency due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) that also forced the historic postponement of Tokyo 2020.
Long-time Philippine Tennis Association president Salvador “Buddy” Andrada passed away Wednesday morning due to cardiac arrest. He was 83.
“Sa mundo ng boxing, kawawa ang mga boxers na umaasa lang sa bawat laban gaya rin ng mga trainers,” he said.
By Jonas Terrado The PBA Board of Governors agreed on Tuesday to shorten the 45th season to one or two conferences due to the COVID-19 pandemic that continues to affect the country. PBA Commissioner Willie Marcial said a two-conference season is the most logical option at this point, though the calendar could be reduced to […]
Former World Youth Championship campaigner Karl Victor Ochoa swept all his 15 games to reign supreme in the Chestropolis Arena done online Monday night.
The UAAP on Tuesday cancelled its 82nd season due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic that has been going on for months.
Online bookmakers, already hit by the stoppage of live sports due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, suffered a further setback when the results of an NBA 2K20 video game tournament were leaked online.
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver says he thinks it will be at least May before any decision can be made about resumption of the 2019-20 season that was shut down amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
By WAYLON GALVEZ The Philippine Sports Commission has reminded national athletes and coaches to ‘strictly observe’ guidelines of the lockdown to avoid being infected by COVID-19. In a letter to national sports associations, the PSC reiterated these measures are being undertaken during the Luzon-wide Enhanced Community Quarantine to stop the spread of the virus. The […]
By WAYLON GALVEZ For the past three weeks, PBA players have used their social media pages as a platform to encourage people to stay safe and healthy as the country continues to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic. Their posts include calls for support to frontliners and people in need of assistance especially food, appeal […]
After an opening night Friday in which the closest games were decided by 16 points, the NBA 2K Players Tournament provided a much more competitive day Sunday, as eight players concluded Round 1 play.
Life goes on for Filipino chess players while most sporting events are in a standstill in the wake of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
“Our main priority is the safety of the players – no ifs and buts,” said Panlilio in an interview with the Manila Bulletin. “If we can’t guarantee that (safety), we will not participate.”
Patients showing mild symptoms of COVID-19 are ready to be housed and treated at the Ninoy Aquino Stadium (NAS), the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) said Monday.
From somebody whose time with family is divided at best, Pacquiao is now making up for lost time.
“Pwedeng i-adjust hanggang April next year, pwedeng one conference, pwedeng two conferences. Depende sa sitwasyon kaya anything is possible,” Marcial told the Manila Bulletin.
By Kristel Satumbaga Philippine chess mourns the passing of international arbiter Gene Poliarco on Sunday due to cardiac arrest while on his way to the hospital in Alaminos, Pangasinan. He was 77. Grandmaster Jayson Gonzales relayed the news to the PH online chess community after receiving it from Poliarco’s son, Louie. “Your memories will be […]