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Philippine sports execs lead SEAG awareness campaign
by Earl Leonard Sebastian - March 29, 2019 - 1:05pm
The campaign aims to raise awareness for the biennial sports meet set to be held in the country for the fourth time, the first being in 1981, then 1991 and 2005.
Philippine sports legends also turn to ‘puso’ rhetoric for SEAG
by Earl Leonard Sebastian - March 28, 2019 - 1:32pm
It was the mantra that catapulted Gilas Pilipinas to the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Spain and captivated the audience around the world.
La Salle keeping doors open for Kobe Paras
by Earl Leonard Sebastian - January 26, 2017 - 3:15pm
When Kobe Paras was still playing in La Salle Greenhills, he was among the future prospects to play for La Salle in the seniors division.
Azkals grouped with Yemen, Nepal in Asian Cup qualifiers
by Earl Leonard Sebastian - January 24, 2017 - 1:34pm
The Azkals, the No. 1-ranked ASEAN team and No. 122 in the world, are bracketed with Tajikistan (No. 132), Yemen (No. 149) and Nepal (No. 175) in Group F.
Ceres beefs up AFC Cup roster, signs up Azkals mainstays
by Earl Leonard Sebastian - January 21, 2017 - 4:36pm
Ceres-Negros FC bolstered its bid in the upcoming 14th AFC Cup by acquiring Azkals mainstays Iain Ramsay, Simone Rota, Jason de Jong, OJ Porteria, Junior Munoz and Joshua Grommen.
Younghusbands to lead Azkals vs Perth Glory
by Earl Leonard Sebastian - July 26, 2016 - 12:28pm
The lineup of the Philippine Azkals that will compete in an international friendly against Perth Glory Tuesday at the Quirino Stadium in Bantay, Ilocos Sur has officially been...
Kaya rues mental lapse in loss to Kitchee
by Earl Leonard Sebastian - April 26, 2016 - 10:09pm
“Lapse in judgment cost us the game.” Those were the exact words of Kaya forward OJ Porteria after they lost to the more experienced Kitchee football club from Hong...
Azkals mount late comeback, stun North Korea
by Earl Leonard Sebastian - March 29, 2016 - 10:50am
The Philippine Azkals ended their FIFA World Cup Qualifying bid on high note, shocking powerhouse North Korea, 3-2, before a capacity crowd of 7,351 at the Rizal Memorial Coliseum on Tuesday...
Kaya wins 2nd straight; Ceres manages draw vs SG club
by Earl Leonard Sebastian - March 16, 2016 - 1:38am
Kaya FC relied on the heroics of Anton Ugarte, who  scored two minutes entering the second half to help his team beat Balestier Khalsa of Singapore, 1-0, in front of hundreds of fans...
2 foreign schools to join NBTC cagefest
by Earl Leonard Sebastian - January 12, 2016 - 9:01pm
For the first time since the inception of the National Basketball Training Center eight years ago, two foreign schools have been added to the list of secondary schools that will compete in Division 1 this March at...
Ato Badolato: PH basketball's star maker
by Earl Leonard Sebastian - January 12, 2016 - 8:36pm
Benjie Paras, Ronnie Magsanoc, Eric Altamirano, Dindo Pumaren, Renren Ritualo, JV Casio, LA Tenorio, Magnum Membrere, Nico Salva, Aljon Mariano,...
Pinoy fighter to see action in One Championship undercard in China
by Earl Leonard Sebastian - November 18, 2015 - 11:31pm
Filipino fighter Trestle Tan will go up against Jeff Hwang of Chinese Taipei in the welterweight division in the undercard of the One Championship: DYNASTY OF CHAMPIONS at the Gymnasium of National Olympic...
Alibaba's Jack Ma in Manila: Trade can unite
by Earl Leonard Sebastian - November 18, 2015 - 8:19pm
"Trade is not about the exchange of products, but rather about the trade of culture, passion, innovation and culture."
Nancy Binay on vote vs Poe: Not about my father
by Earl Leonard Sebastian - November 17, 2015 - 11:43pm
Sen. Nancy Binay on Tuesday said she decided to vote in favor of the disqualification case against Sen. Grace Poe not because her father, Vice President Jejomar Binay, is her contender in the 2016 presidential ...
Centeno pockets World Jr 9-ball Championship in China
by Earl Leonard Sebastian - November 17, 2015 - 10:15pm
Chezka Centeno capped off an amazing year by winning the 2015 World Junior 9-Ball Championship in Shanghai, China defeating Xia Yuying of host China, 9-3, in the finals.
Philippines won't ban travel to Paris despite attacks
by Earl Leonard Sebastian - November 17, 2015 - 4:51am
The Philippine government on Monday said it will not issue a travel ban to Paris despite deadly attacks that killed nearly 130 people over the weekend.
Vera eyes first ever One Championship heavyweight title in Manila card
by Earl Leonard Sebastian - October 28, 2015 - 4:10am
For the very first time in the history of One Championship, a Heavyweight title belt will be at stake. 
Django joins Bata in Team East for Kings Cup
by Earl Leonard Sebastian - September 30, 2015 - 10:25pm
Filipino pool legend and Hall of Famer Django Bustamante has been named as the second player of Team East for the upcoming inaugural Kings Cup to be held on November 19-21 in Resorts World.
24 aspirants make it in TATAP qualifiers
by Earl Leonard Sebastian - September 3, 2014 - 4:10pm
A total of 24 aspiring players earned a shot at joining the Table Tennis national team after surviving the cut in the 2014 Mindanao Table Tennis Association of the Philippines (TATAP) qualifiers last Aug. 22 to 24...
Phl snooker star Lordan dead at 29
by Earl Leonard Sebastian - April 21, 2014 - 1:55pm
Swagger. Simple. Smart. Silent. Shifty.
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