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San Sebastian’s Mary Rhose Dapol goes up for a kill against San Beda’s Kim Manzano and Jiezela Viray in a duel of struggling teams in the PVL Collegiate Conference at the Filoil Flying V Center.

Tigresses roll into PVL semis, ward off Lady Blazers

University of Santo Tomas survived a pair of cliffhangers then imposed its will in the third to carve out a 26-24, 29-27, 25-17 victory over St. Benilde and clinch the first semifinals slot in the Premier Volleyball League Season 2 Collegiate Conference at the Filoil Flying V Center in San Juan yesterday.

Justin Quiban acknowledges cheers from the gallery after completing his five-stroke victory in the ICTSI Bacolod Golf Challenge.

Quiban cruises to 5-shot PGT Bacolod romp

Justin Quiban recovered with flourish from a frontside meltdown to nail his second career victory, pouncing on a clutch two-shot swing on No. 13 to turn a scary start into a resounding finish in the ICTSI Bacolod Golf Challenge here yesterday.

San Beda’s Aurea Racraquin (left) defies San Sebastian’s defense made up of Vea Sison and Joyce Sta. Maria with a power hit during their PVL Collegiate Conference showdown at the San Juan Arena.

PVL: Lady Red Spikers blast Stags on Racraquin return

Cesca Racraquin turned in an 18-hit performance in her return from injury, powering San Beda to a 25-23, 21-25, 25-20, 25-16 victory over San Sebastian yesterday and reviving the Lady Red Spikers’ semifinal hopes in the Premier Volleyball League Season 2 Collegiate Conference at the Filoil Flying V Center in San Juan.

Perfecto Mercado: Mercado at his studio in Capas, Tarlac in April 2010

‘Dreamscapes’ of artist Perfecto Mercado celebrated in book, exhibit

The 151-page coffee table book on the late Kapampangan artist Perfecto Sablan Mercado, edited by Armando B. Burgos, former professor at the University of the Philippines College of Fine Arts (UPCFA), will be launched on August 25 at the Gateway Gallery, the art museum of Araneta Center.

Rugby World Cup 2019 Trophy Tour - Manila: Day Four

PH Rugby World Cup tour a big hit

Philippine Rugby General Manager Jake Letts hailed the Rugby World Cup 2019 Trophy Tour visit a success for rugby in the country.

Farmers Plaza officials, headed by Property Manager Ceasar Valencia (second from right), distribute white canes to visually-impaired children who attended the White Cane Safety Day celebration in Araneta Center.

Blind children ‘walk with dignity’ at Farmers Plaza

The Farmers Plaza on Saturday, August 4, hosted the White Cane Safety Day event, showing its commitment to welcome persons with disabilities (PWDs) in the mall and other properties of Araneta Center.

Cybercriminals targeted at least 400 industrial companies with spear-phishing attack for financial gain

Kaspersky Lab: At least 400 industrial companies with spear-phishing attack

Kaspersky Lab researchers have detected a new wave of financial spear-phishing emails disguised as legitimate procurement and accounting letters that hit at least 400 industrial organizations in an attempt to earn money for the cybercriminals.


Malaysia shuts down Saudi-backed anti-terrorism center

Malaysia’s new government has shut down a Saudi-backed anti-terrorism center, just over a year after it was launched by the kingdom’s ruling monarch during a visit here last year.


MPBL: Gerald Anderson struts hoop skills for Marikina fans

STREAKING Bulacan tests an improving Basilan squad even as host team Marikina looks for a follow up win and battles winless Pasig on Tuesday’s scheduled double header in the MPBL Datu Cup at the Marist School Gymnasium.

Andrew LU, Senior VP, Rejoy International Holdings (Beijing) Co. Ltd./Ruihang Wang, President of IBF B&R and IBF China/ Daryl Peoples President of the international abiding Federation (IBF)/ Abraham Mitra, chairman of the Games and Amusements Board/ Anibal Miramontes, Chairman of IBF Ratings Committee and Roc of IBF China

PH, China to boost Asian boxing

Games & Amusements Board (GAB) Chairman Abraham Mitra, International Boxing Federation (IBF) China President Ruihang Wang and Rejoy International Holdings (Beijing) Co. Ltd. Sr. Vice Pres. Andrew Lu signed a five-year tripartite agreement recently to boost Asian boxing.