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2019 PBA Draft: Winners, sleepers, questions
by Rick Olivares - December 9, 2019 - 2:01pm
Here is how we look at the just-concluded PBA Draft.
A huge step for Philippine men's volleyball
by Rick Olivares - December 9, 2019 - 12:11pm
There is no denying that despite the power game that characterizes men’s volleyball, it has taken a far backseat to women’s volleyball.
3x3 hoops, esports athletes treated to free burgers at SEA Games
by Rick Olivares - December 5, 2019 - 2:10pm
The calls for proper food might be behind the 30th Southeast Asian Games, and right now, athletes from the 11 participating nations are having their fill, if not pigging out.
Ateneo's Angelo Kouame works with special kids in basketball clinic
by Rick Olivares - November 26, 2019 - 12:18pm
A few days after helping the Ateneo Blue Eagles bag its third straight UAAP men’s basketball title, center Angelo Kouame was at the San Jose Seminary in Quezon City for a basketball clinic for 20 special ...
Ex-FEU Tam Alfrancis Tamsi relishing leader role with MPBL's Iloilo United Royals
by Rick Olivares - November 26, 2019 - 10:48am
One of the unlikely leaders for the Iloilo United Royals is 27-year-old Alfrancis Tamsi.
UST Growling Tigers: A season of hope and the horizon’s silver lining
by Rick Olivares - November 23, 2019 - 10:23am
The UST Growling Tigers have given this proud school something to cheer about and be hopeful for what is to come.
Ateneo Blue Eagles: The Pursuit of Perfection
by Rick Olivares - November 21, 2019 - 3:02pm
The final score read: 86-79. The Blue Eagles were champions. Three-peat champions in the perfect season — 16-0.
6 points to take from Ateneo’s UAAP title-clinching win over UST
by Rick Olivares - November 21, 2019 - 12:34pm
I am not saying that there was no coaching in Game Two. Both Ateneo’s Tab Baldwin and UST’s Aldin Ayo did, of course. But Game Two came down to heart, desire and balls.
3 takeaways from Iloilo Royals' MPBL win over Pasig
by Rick Olivares - November 20, 2019 - 12:21pm
The Iloilo United Royals defeated one of the top teams of the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League, the Pasig Sta. Lucia Realtors, 79-65, last Monday at the Makati Coliseum.
Ateneo-UST UAAP Finals: Adjustments and a key start
by Rick Olivares - November 19, 2019 - 1:44pm
How does UST come out? And how does Ateneo respond to what changes the Growling Tigers promised? 
The Tenacious Phil Younghusband
by Rick Olivares - November 19, 2019 - 11:26am
The Fil-Briton is arguably the best player to ever don a Philippine national team jersey, and he scored over a hundred goals for his clubs and 56 goals for the country.
Looking at the Ateneo-UST UAAP finals matchup
by Rick Olivares - November 16, 2019 - 12:21pm
It’s a high-octane offense against a meticulous and cunning offense. Something is going to give. Who it is, we will find out after Game One
Looking at the UP Fighting Maroons' UAAP season
by Rick Olivares - November 14, 2019 - 2:42pm
At the end of the day, this is the best stretch by any Maroons team since the mid-1980s.
Eagles-Tigers in UAAP Finals: Histo-three or UST?
by Rick Olivares - November 14, 2019 - 12:03pm
Ateneo de Manila University versus the University of Santo Tomas. Such a compelling match up from so many angles.
Iloilo Royals look to continue win streak vs Pasig in MPBL
by Rick Olivares - November 13, 2019 - 10:41am
When the Iloilo United Royals take on the Bacolod Master’s Sardines on Monday, the team hopes that once and for all, they can put on a win streak that will catapult them from 17th spot in the 31-team leag...
The pressure cooker that is UP-UST Game 2
by Rick Olivares - November 12, 2019 - 1:18pm
There are so many ways to put how big and crucial this match-up between the University of the Philippines and the University of Santo Tomas on Wednesday.
UP-UST Game 1: Inconsistency for Maroons; Tigers on a tear
by Rick Olivares - November 11, 2019 - 4:31pm
Those amazing University of Santo Tomas Growling Tigers are one win away from punching their finals ticket following an 89-69 win over the University of the Philippines.
Ex-UST star Val Rosabal weighs in on Ayo’s Tigers
by Rick Olivares - November 11, 2019 - 11:44am
Valentino Rosabal was in a happy mood following the huge 89-69 win by his alma mater, the University of Santo Tomas, over the University of the Philippines in the first game of the step-ladder series of the UAAP...
How can the Petro Gazz Angels make a series out of this PVL Finals?
by Rick Olivares - November 8, 2019 - 2:49pm
If you look at the results of all three matches, the most immediate thing you can infer from is inconsistency on the part of the Petro Gazz players.
UST's Chabi Yo is UAAP MVP; Ateneo with no players in Mythical 5
by Rick Olivares - November 7, 2019 - 1:20pm
Prior to the do-or-die match between Far Eastern University and the University of Santo Tomas last Wednesday, the individual awards were handed out.
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