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Kim Joo Hyung a marked man at ICTSI Forest Hills Championship

After scoring a maiden victory in record fashion on the Philippine Golf Tour at Pueblo de Oro, Korean Kim Joo Hyung goes for another first – a PGT Asia diadem in the $100,000 ICTSI Forest Hills Championship beginning tomorrow (Wednesday, July 11) in Antipolo.

Mishka Sy shows winning form on the way to victory in the girls 13-under 200-meter backstroke in the 42nd SEA Age Group Swimming Championships at the Trace Aquatics Center in Los Banos Laguna.

PH Tankers set new marks at SEA Age Swimfest

Filipino swimmers set six new national junior records and improved on their previous performance as the 42nd Southeast Asia Age Group Swimming Championships wound up at the Trace Aquatics Center here on Sunday.

Grethcel Soltones of PayMaya goes one-on-one versus Creamline’s Risa Sato during Game One of the High Flyers and the Cool Smashers’ title playoff in the PVL Reinforced Conference at the MOA Arena.

Cool Smashers near PVL crown

Creamline regained control in the third frame then parlayed PayMaya’s erratic stint in the fourth into a runaway triumph to complete a 25-21, 22-25, 25-20, 25-19 victory and edge closer to a dream Premier Volleyball League crown before a huge Sunday crowd at the MOA Arena in Pasay last night.

Pocari import Arielle Love goes one-on-one against Creamline counterpart Kuttka Kaewpin in one of the highlights of Game One of their best-of-three semifinal series in the PVL Reinforced Conference.

PVL: Lady Warriors close in on third

Pocari-Air Force bucked the absence of local ace Myla Pablo and turned back BanKo-Perlas, 25-22, 17-25, 16-25, 26-24, 15-11, to zero in on third place honors in the Premier Volleyball League Season 2 Reinforced Conference at the MOA Arena in Pasay yesterday.

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Elite int’l cast gears up for PGT Asia

Forty-two foreign aces, led by the crack Thai contingent, dominate the early roster of players bracing for a four-day battle of shotmaking and wits when the Philippine Golf Tour Asia resumes Wednesday (July 11) at the Forest Hills Golf and Country Club in Antipolo.

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FIBA U-17: Batang Gilas vs New Zealand Live Stream [WATCH]

FIBA U17 Basketball World Cup 2018 classification game between Batang Gilas of the Philippines and New Zealand at the Technological University Stadium (Santa Fe).

Daniel Cormier (photo from MMAWeekly)

Cormier wins second UFC title belt

Daniel Cormier knocked out the UFC heavyweight champion, argued with a professional wrestler and left the octagon dancing with glee and perfect balance, thanks to one championship belt on each arm.

Marvin Bagley III (photo by Hector Amezcua/Sacramento Bee)

Kings rookie Bagley hurt in NBA summer league game

Sacramento Kings rookie Marvin Bagley III, the second overall pick in the NBA draft, will have an MRI exam after “tweaking’ his right hip in an NBA summer league game on Saturday.

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Madis scores ‘double’ at PPS Digos, bags MVP

Tenielle Madis hacked out a pair of victories in contrasting fashions, including a tense-filled 2-6, 6-3, 10-7 escape over fancied Minette Bentillo in the girls’ 14-and-under division to clinch the MVP honors in the PPS-PEPP Digos City regional age-group tennis tournament at the Digos City Tennis Courts recently

Mishka Sy shows winning form on the way to victory in the girls 13-under 200-meter backstroke in the 42nd SEA Age Group Swimming Championships at the Trace Aquatics Center in Los Banos Laguna.

Chua, Sy, Renner bag 3 more PH golds in 42nd SEA Age swim meet

Xiandi Chua, Mishka Sy, and Filipino-American swimmer Miranda Renner shared the golden spotlight for the country in Day 2 of the 42nd Southeast Asia Age Group Swimming Championships on Saturday at the Trace Aquatics Center here.