Category Archives: Golf

James Ryan Lam

Lam dominates CAT Open

James Ryan Lam started out with a flourish and ended a nine-year quest for a championship with a resounding four-stroke victory over American Josh Salah on a closing 68 to claim the CAT (Central Azucarera de Tarlac) Open crown at the Luisita Golf and Country Club here yesterday.

Clyde Mondilla

Mondilla eyes Luisita sweep

Clyde Mondilla sets out for back-to-back title feats at Luisita Golf and Country Club, brimming with confidence after snapping a long slump with a gripping victory in the ICTSI Luisita Invitational in Tarlac last Friday.

Princess Superal

Pinay aces face uphill battle in LPGT Taiwan

Five of the country’s top pros brace for three days of grueling battle of shotmaking against the best of Taiwan LPGA Tour and a host of aces from Thailand, Japan, Korea, Malaysia and Singapore in the Party Golfer Ladies Open firing off Oct. 3 at the National Golf Country Club in Miaoli County in Taiwan.

Jhonnel Ababa

Ababa surges with solid 66

Jhonnel Ababa, denied of a shared view of the top with a late mishap Wednesday, rebounded with a strong start yesterday and sustained his charge to card a bogey-free five-under 66 and grab a two-stroke lead over Korean Kim Joo Hyung halfway through the ICTSI Club Filipino de Cebu Invitational here yesterday.

Jay Bayron

ICTSI: Bayron forces three-way tie

Jay Bayron, whose late rally proved short at Binitin last week, put on a strong start this time, hitting four birdies at the front for a 66 and catching Keanu Jahns and Gerald Rosales in the lead at the start of the ICTSI Negros Occidental Classic at the Negros Occidental Golf and Country Club here yesterday.

Justin Quiban

Quiban seeks back-to-back PGT Bacolod romp

From the tight Binitin layout to the wider Marapara course, Justin Quiban hopes to dish out the form he flaunted in dominating the ICTSI Bacolod Golf Challenge last week as he guns for a second straight victory in the ICTSI Negros Occidental Classic unfolding tomorrow at the Negros Occidental Golf and Country Club here

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Near-sweep puts Tagaytay back in WGAP hunt

Tagaytay Highlands nearly pulled off a rare sweep of three divisions but its two victories and a runner-up finish at home proved enough to put the Highlanders back in the overall title hunt in the 2018 WGAP Circuit at the Midlands and Lucky 9 courses in Tagaytay recently.

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.

Justin Quiban

Quiban takes 4-shot lead

Justin Quiban drove through the tight Binitin course with clockwork precision for the second straight day, shooting a six-under 64 and wresting a huge four-stroke lead over erstwhile leader Nilo Salahog and a horde of fancied pursuers halfway through the ICTSI Bacolod Golf Challenge here yesterday.

Jobim Carlos

Jobim Carlos eyes top PGT Bacolod finish

Jobim Carlos braces for a stiff challenge from an elite field out to break his impressive run of form and feats, looking for another strong finish or a title romp in the ICTSI Bacolod Golf Challenge beginning today at the Bacolod Golf and Country Club in Binitin here.