Cebu Sports Archive

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Bustillo shines in CEPCA monthly

Mario Bustillo dominated the joint September and October qualifying of the Cebu Executives and Professionals Chess Association (CEPCA) monthly tournament last Sunday at the Knight Attack Chess Cafe in Robinsons Galleria de Cebu.

November 7, 2017 - 12:00am
Cebuano booters shine in Negros Occidental

Two Cebuano football clubs dominated their respective tournaments they participated over the weekend in Negros Occidental.

By Caecent No-ot Magsumbol November 7, 2017 - 12:00am
Jorry Ycong celebrate after winning the Asian elite men's open category of the Bellevue 5150 Triathlon yesteday at Bellevue Resort in Panglao, Bohol. JUN MENDOZA/PHILSTAR PHOTO
Reed foils Betten’s 3-peat bid

Multi-titled Timothy James Reed of Australia prevented his compatriot Sam Betten of scoring a grand slam title as he claimed the men’s pro championship of the Bellevue Resort 5150 Triathlon yesterday at the Bellevue Resort here.

By Caecent No-ot Magsumbol November 6, 2017 - 12:00am
Florentino, Albeos top Chong Hua footrace

Arnel Florentino and El Marie Albeos dominated their respective divisions in the first Chong Hua Hospital Run yesterday at the car park area of Chong Hua Medical Arts Bldg. in  J. Llorente Street, Cebu City.

By Gloreitta T. Lariosa November 6, 2017 - 12:00am
Villanueva’s dreams vanish in Mexico

ALA Boxing Gym’s ‘King’ Arthur Villanueva’s dream of once again fighting for the world title faded like sunset after he was stopped in the six round by Mexican world bantamweight champ Luis ‘Pantera’ Nery yesterday at the Gasmart Stadium in Tijuana, Mexico.

By Lemuel P. Maglinte November 6, 2017 - 12:00am
Convergys inches closer to grandslam dream in E-Leagues

The Convergys Converters moved one step closer from fulfilling their grandslam ambition after downing the Teleperformance All-Stars, 74-62, in the opener of their best-of-three Elite Classic finals in the Tanduay Athletics CSCC E-Leagues for Basketball Season 13 last Saturday at the City Sports Club-Cebu gym.

November 6, 2017 - 12:00am
Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña poses with the guests and participants of the 1st Cebu City Mayor's Cup Eskrima Tournament at the mountain wing of SM Seaside City. PAUL JUN E. ROSAROSO
Mayor Tom: Arnis a pillar of Cebuano culture

There are many hallmarks of Cebu's rich culture and history.

By Emmanuel B. Villaruel November 5, 2017 - 12:00am
Bellevue Resort 5i50 unfurls today

Australian Sam Betten is facing a tough challenge in his three-peat bid as his compatriot and Ironman champ Tim Reed out to ruin his plan in the Bellevue Resort 5i50 triathlon which unwraps today at the Bellevue Resort here.

By Caecent No-ot Magsumbol November 5, 2017 - 12:00am
PBA offseason distractions

Don’t worry PBA fans. The PBA will be fine even if two sides of the board don’t see eye-to-eye on whether or not Commissioner Chito Narvasa should remain on the job.

BLEACHER TALK By Rico Navarro November 5, 2017 - 12:00am
Filipino boxer Arthur Villanueva of the ALA Boxing Gym (R) and WBC bantamweight champion Luis Nery pose during the final press conference of their November 4 fight (Sunday morning Phl time) at the Gasmart Stadium in Tijuana, Mexico. PHOTO/
Villanueva sees Nery fight a ‘window of opportunity’

ALA Boxing Gym stalwart 'King' Arthur Villanueva (31-2, 17KOs) hopes to hurdle a major roadblock in his path towards a world title fight as he battles World Boxing Council bantamweight champion Luis Nery (24-0, 18KOs) on November 4 (early Sunday morning Phl time) at the Gasmart Stadium in Tijuana, Mexico.

By Emmanuel B. Villaruel November 4, 2017 - 12:00am