Tag Archives: the Philippines

8-time World Chess Olympiad member International Master (IM) Rico Yap Mascarinas from Cebu (left) picked up his third win in the tournament as Board 2 player after beating Qing Yang Ng in their Sicilian defense duel.

Lincoln Yap leads PH team at Singapore Chess tilt

THE Philippines’ Bulldogs/Psalms 23 scored 3.0 points over the Grand Asian Chess Challenge (GACC) Dream Team to improve its standings in the QCD SG Chess League 2018 at the Aqueen Hotel in Paya Lebar, Singapore late Friday, July 13, 2018, here.

Xian Lim

PH Brand Ambassador Xian Lim Experiences Tough Mudder in Scotland

Actor Xian Lim, Tough Mudder Philippines Brand Ambassador, got to experience Tough Mudder in Scotland just recently. In his Instagram account, Xian got to share his experience to his close to a million followers.

Batang Gilas of the Philippines (FIBA Images)

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).

Batang Gilas of the Philippines (FIBA Images)

FIBA U-17: Batang Gilas vs. Mali Live Stream [WATCH]

FIBA U17 Basketball World Cup 2018 game between Batang Gilas of the Philippines and Mali at the Newell’s Old Boys in Rosario, Argentina.

Kevin Durant (Gameface-Photos via Flickr)

Fans expected to fill Big Dome for NBA star Kevin Durant’s return

Smart Araneta Coliseum, the Philippines’ Mecca of sports and entertainment, lives up to its reputation as back-to-back NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant returns to the Philippines and caps off his visit with “Hyper Court Team” All-Star Challenge here on Sunday, July 8 at 4 p.m.

Batang Gilas of the Philippines (FIBA Images)

FIBA U-17: Batang Gilas PH vs Argentina Live Stream [WATCH]

FIBA U17 Basketball World Cup 2018 game between Batang Gilas of the Philippines and host Argentina being played at the Newell’s Old Boys in Rosario, Argentina.

Joshua Rey Lazaro of Batang Gilas (photo from FIBA.com)

FIBA U-17: Batang Gilas PH vs France Live Stream [WATCH]

Batang Gilas fell yet again, this time at the hands of France, 95-54, at the 2018 FIBA Under-17 World Cup in Rosario, Argentina.

Red Bull Reign

Red Bull Reign gears for PH Return

This June, Red Bull’s signature basketball tournament makes its return to the Philippines! Red Bull Reign is about scoring.

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Riot police to be deployed for Boracay closure

The Philippines is set to deploy hundreds of riot police to top holiday island Boracay to keep travellers out and head off potential protests ahead of its six-month closure to tourists, the government said Tuesday.

Rene Catalan (R) (ONE Championship photo)

ONE FC: Filipino ‘Challenger’ aims high at ‘Kings of Courage’

Catalan squares off with China’s Peng Xue Wen in a three-round strawweight affair at “ONE: KINGS OF COURAGE,” which takes place at the Jakarta Convention Center in Indonesia on Jan. 20.