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Rival UAAP school luring UST’s Rhenz Abando with cash, house and job for mom
by Rick Olivares - October 17, 2019 - 1:43pm
Philstar.com learned that Abando was purportedly wooed as early as the summer leagues by another UAAP school, but the player didn't bite. 
Analysis: Ateneo wins over FEU
by Rick Olivares - October 17, 2019 - 1:22pm
The game between the Blue Eagles and the Tamaraws is a tale of two halves. 
UAAP men's hoops: Consistency key for UST, FEU
by Rick Olivares - October 15, 2019 - 11:22am
After 10 games, any coach would have worked out the kinks and inconsistencies in one’s game.
PWR's Jake de Leon: On wrestling superstar TJ Perkins and pursuing dreams
by Rick Olivares - October 15, 2019 - 9:44am
At the end of Philippine Wrestling Revolution Homecoming, Jake de Leon basked in the rain of confetti that fell at its conclusion.
TJ Perkins, Jeff Cobb grace PWR: Homecoming 
by Rick Olivares - October 10, 2019 - 12:44pm
Filipino-American professional wrestler Theodore James “TJ” Perkins and Ring of Honor star Jeff Cobb will headline Philippine Wrestling Revolution’s Homecoming event on Saturday at the ABS-CBN Vertis...
A firm response by UST and that Larry Bird-like praise
by Rick Olivares - October 10, 2019 - 12:01pm
The University of Santo Tomas Growling Tigers bounced back from its loss to Ateneo with a massive beatdown of the University of the East, 101-73, in Season 82 of the UAAP men’s basketball tournament.
UAAP Sunday: Big wins for DLSU, FEU; Galling losses for NU, UP
by Rick Olivares - October 7, 2019 - 1:26pm
I expected the University of the Philippines Fighting Maroons to come out with a fire and a renewed sense of purpose. Instead, they looked disjointed in an 82-79 loss in overtime to the Far Eastern University T...
UAAP Saturday: Ateneo remains undefeated; UE surges
by Rick Olivares - October 7, 2019 - 1:08pm
The Ateneo Blue Eagles took the shine off the University of Santo Tomas Growling Tigers, 66-52, to remain undefeated at 8-0 while dropping the latter to 4-4.
UAAP 82 men's hoops midterm report: UE and NU
by Rick Olivares - October 4, 2019 - 1:50pm
Everyone knew that the University of the East Red Warriors had re-armed while the National University Bulldogs’ young guns had soaked in some experience.
UAAP 82 men's hoops midterm report: Ateneo and UP
by Rick Olivares - October 4, 2019 - 12:17pm
The Blue Eagles, two-time defending champions, are steamrolling the opposition and are the sole undefeated team at 7-0. The Fighting Maroons dropped to 5-2; their only other loss coming at the hands of the University...
Are foreign student-athletes bad for Philippine sports?
by Rick Olivares - October 3, 2019 - 2:33pm
You have to wonder about these calls for “Philippines this, Philippines that.” It is false pride. It is rather insular in thinking.
UAAP men's hoops midterm report: UST and DLSU
by Rick Olivares - October 2, 2019 - 11:26am
The De La Salle Green Archers dealt the University of Santo Tomas Growling Tigers a crippling blow at the end of the first round, 92-77. Let’s grade both squads.
UAAP men's hoops midterm report: FEU and Adamson
by Rick Olivares - October 1, 2019 - 10:22am
The Far Eastern University Tamaraws and the Adamson Soaring Falcons each tote a 3-4 record at the end of the first round of the men’s basketball tournament of UAAP Season 82.
Enjoy the Ateneo-UP rivalry while it lasts
by Rick Olivares - September 30, 2019 - 2:35pm
Close to 20,000 people watched the Ateneo-UP game live, and who knows how many more followed the games on television or livestream? The second round meeting looks to be as explosive. 
UAAP Saturday: DLSU makes its move; FEU posts big win
by Rick Olivares - September 30, 2019 - 1:47pm
The victories by the De La Salle Green Archers, Far Eastern University Tamaraws and the University of the East Red Warriors shook up the standings of the 82nd UAAP men’s basketball tournament.
UAAP basketball: Ateneo, UP, NU find their groove
by Rick Olivares - September 26, 2019 - 11:49am
The standings of the UAAP men’s basketball tournament were shook up last Wednesday, September 25. 
What does this tournament between PVL, PSL mean?
by Rick Olivares - September 26, 2019 - 11:28am
Both leagues will come together after their respective import-backed and all-Filipino tournaments in a battle royale to determine who will be the national champion.
PVL, PSL unite for better Philippine volleyball future
by Rick Olivares - September 25, 2019 - 3:20pm
The Premier Volleyball League and Philippine Superliga playing sweet music together? You bet.
Ateneo deflates NU; UST gets stronger
by Rick Olivares - September 24, 2019 - 9:23am
Ateneo remained unbeaten at 5-0 after running roughshod over National University, 71-50, last Sunday at the Ynares Center in Antipolo.
UP finds its groove; DLSU gets a spark of life
by Rick Olivares - September 24, 2019 - 9:04am
La Salle badly needed this win to keep their Final Four aspirations alive.
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