Category Archives: Sports

Participants lines-up at the starting line during the Davao International Marathon, sponsored by Taiwan Excellence Innovation over the weekend in Davao City.

Davao International Marathon featured Taiwan Excellence innovation

“This is why we have decided to broaden our reach this year and introduce much-needed innovation to more people.” – Tony Lin, TAITRA Deputy Director of the Strategic Marketing Department #TAITRA

Goldwyn Monteverde

UAAP Juniors Champion coach open to aiding Batang Gilas

“Why not? It’s a big honor for me to serve the national team,” – Goldwyn Monteverde #UAAPSeason81 #BatangGilas

A file photo shows Mr. Ernie Abanco of Abanco Realty (left) shakes hand with his young opponent, before making the ceremonial moves to kick off the Negros Kiddies Chess Championship last year held in Bacolod City.

PH chess players gear up for Asian Schools tourney

The search for the most Filipino young chess wizard dubbed as the 2019 National Youth and Schools Chess Championships will kick off with the Mindanao leg on March 16 to 18 at the Gaisano Grand Citi Gate, Buhangin in Davao City, tournament director International Arbiter (IA) James Infiesto and Fide National Arbiter (FNA) Joseph Gener “Jojo” Palero revealed. #chess

Princess Superal

Pinays, Thais brace for LPGT Southwoods duel

Princess Superal, Pauline del Rosario, Cyna Rodriguez and Chihiro Ikeda set out against the likes of multi-titled LPGT winner Yupaporn Kawinpakorn, Supakchaya Pattaranakruean, Saraporn Chamchoi and Chonlada Chayanun in what promises to be a slambang chase for top honors in the 54-hole championship serving as the sixth leg of LPGT’s 2018-19 circuit put up by ICTSI.

e836b8092ff0013ecd0b470de7444e90fe76e7d01bb0154895f8c3_640_soccer

UAAP football: FEU seizes top spot

Anthony Decena and Jermi Darapan found the back of the net as the Tamaraws now sit on the top of the table with 11 points at the FEU-Diliman pitch. #UAAPSeason81

Pampanga Lanterns (photo from MPBL Facebook)

MPBL: Pampanga end campaign on high note

Juneric Baloria scored five of his team’s last six points in the last 38 seconds as he helped Pampanga in ending the season on a winning note. #MPBL

e836b8092ff0013ecd0b470de7444e90fe76e7d01bb0154895f8c3_640_soccer

UAAP football: UP, FEU clash

Ateneo eyes for its first back-to-back wins of the season against Adamson University at 3 p.m., while University of Santo Tomas tries to rebound from its worst loss of the tournament in the 9 a.m. clash with University of the East. #UAAPSeason81

eb30b60720f5083ecd0b470de7444e90fe76e7d71ab6104792f0c4_640_sports

25 GenTri athletes will compete in Palarong Pambansa 2019

25 coed athletes here both from Grade School and High School will represent the locality in Region 4-A (Calabarzon) on the upcoming 62nd Palarong Pambansa in Davao City on April 27 to May 4, 2019.

Sung Hyun Park holds her trophy after marking her rise to world No. 1 ranking with a wire-to-wire triumph in the TCC Ladies Invitational

Park survives Saso scare, wins by 2

“We make mistakes…that’s okay,” – Sung Hyun Park #TCC #golf

Alvin Patrimonio (PBA Images)

PBA: Rookie-Sophomore take on Juniors at All-Star Week

The league holds a Rookie/Sophomore versus Juniors showdown as part of this year’s festivities set March 29 to 31 apart from the main game featuring the North vs. South All-Stars. #PBA