Category Archives: Sports

TIFFANY TEO AND XIONG JING NAN

Tiffany Teo and Xiong Jing Nan vie for inaugural ONE Women’s strawweight championship

ONE Championship (ONE) has just announced a blockbuster main event set for the Jakarta Convention Center in Jakarta, Indonesia. “ONE: KINGS OF COURAGE” is set for Jan. 20, 2018. It will be ONE Championship’s first global broadcast for 2018.

Christian Lee vs Kotetsu Boku (ONE Championship photo)

ONE Championship Year-ender: The Knockouts of 2017

The world-class and talented athletes of ONE Championship pulled out all the stops in 2017, and the burgeoning martial arts scene in Asia has never been in a better position.

Carlo Lastimosa (#9) drives against Chris Ross of San Miguel Beer (PBA Images)

PBA: Tail-enders could use some offensive sock from shunned stars

With the PBA all set to unfurl its 43rd season, teams have opted to go with younger talent. Plenty of veteran names were left out in the cold though some teams could still put them to good use.

Ginebra coach Tim Cone (photo by Peter Paul Baltazar)

PBA: Will Ginebra consider signing free agents?

The PBA is all set to open its 43rd season, and there are a lot of names struck out of the list. Among the notable names include Chris Ellis, Gary David, Denok Miranda and Mac Cardona.

Jeron Teng (photo by Peter Paul Baltazar)

PBA: Jeron Teng needs sweet sniping to survive with Aces

Jeron Teng, the bull-strong former DLSU Green Archer who once scored 104 points in a high school game, will need to develop an outside shot if he is to last long in the PBA.

Kiefer Ravena (photo by Peter Paul Baltazar)

PBA: Kiefer needs to be ‘Phenom-enal’ for NLEX to succeed

Kiefer Ravena, the second overall pick of the 2017 PBA Draft, will be the cager to watch when the PBA Philippine Cup opens its doors on Dec. 17. He will play for the NLEX Road Warriors, and most expect him to flourish with veteran coach Yeng Guiao guiding him.

Chris Ross goes in for a layup. (photo by Peter Paul Baltazar)

PBA: Can Ginebra dethrone San Miguel Beer?

Riding on the momentum of winning back-to-back PBA Governors Cup titles, the Barangay Ginebra Gin Kings try to make it two-in-a-row with the PBA Philippine Cup set to open on Dec. 17.

FIBA World Ranking Men

FIBA World Rankings: Lithuania, Brazil and Czech Republic move up

The FIBA World Ranking Men, presented by Nike, has been updated following the November 2017 games of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 Qualifiers.

April Osenio (ONE Championship photo)

ONE Championship news: April Osenio motivated after earning diploma

Filipino standout April Osenio, a Philippine national Wushu champion and a ONE Championship atomweight contender, has added another feather to her cap.

fiba trophy

FIBA Basketball World Cup to be staged in multiple countries for first time in 2023

In 2023, the FIBA Basketball World Cup will, for the first time, be staged in more than one country after joint bids by Argentina/Uruguay and Indonesia/Japan/Philippines were confirmed as the finalists.