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Gilas-focused Dwight Ramos brushes off comparisons to European players
by Luisa Morales - June 23, 2021 - 2:56pm
Ramos, who averaged 13.8 points in six games played for Gilas, drew comparisons to European players.
Though more successful in doubles, Eala zeroes in on singles bid
by Luisa Morales - June 23, 2021 - 2:08pm
As a junior player, Eala has won two Grand Slam titles in the Girls' Doubles tournament, while still searching for her first Grand Slam in Girls' Singles.
DeAndre Ayton's wild alley-oop slam puts Suns ahead 2-0 vs Clippers
by Luisa Morales - June 23, 2021 - 12:09pm
Paul George’s crucial misses from the free throw line left the door ajar for the Suns after a turnover by Devin Booker gave the Clippers the ball with 9.3 left.
Juan Gomez de Liano joins Japanese club Tokyo Z
by Luisa Morales - June 23, 2021 - 11:19am
The club posted on social media of Gomez de Liano's signing on Wednesday for the 2021-22 season.
Tab Baldwin 'surprised' at Gilas' twin wins over Korea
by Luisa Morales - June 23, 2021 - 10:02am
The success of the young Gilas squad came as a delightful surprise to most, including Gilas Pilipinas coach Tab Baldwin, who recently spoke about his exceeded expectations in the bubble.
Filipinos' support for Alex Eala 'humbling and surprising', says dad
by Luisa Morales - June 20, 2021 - 8:46pm
The Eala patriarch even said that even Filipinos in other parts of the world — particularly OFWs — also follow the teen's tournaments, even going as far as watching the tennister live when they...
Gilas to focus on 'areas of improvement' ahead of Olympic qualifiers
by Luisa Morales - June 20, 2021 - 8:16pm
Rather than relishing in the feat achieved by his young wards, Baldwin wants to keep on working toward getting the squad to a higher level — one that they will need if they want to compete well in the...
What good luck? Gilas repeats over Korea to sweep FIBA Asia Cup qualifiers
by Luisa Morales - June 20, 2021 - 4:43pm
Playing their final game in the third window of the FIBA Asia Cup qualifiers, Gilas outhustled Korea, 82-77, at the AUF Gym in Pampanga on Sunday.
Mark and Jhanlo Sangiao poised to be elite father-son duo of Philippine MMA
by Luisa Morales - June 20, 2021 - 2:01pm
As Jhanlo recently signed a contract with Singapore promotion ONE Championship, Coach Mark raved about the progress of his 19-year-old son — one which he thinks has already surpassed his own.
Inoue pulverizes Filipino challenger Dasmariñas via 3rd round TKO
by Luisa Morales - June 20, 2021 - 1:12pm
In the second round, the heavily favored Inoue dropped Dasmariñas to the canvas with left hook to the body. 
Bucks shock Nets in Game 7 overtime, move on to Eastern Conference Finals
by Luisa Morales - June 20, 2021 - 11:32am
After going down 0-2, the Bucks won four of the next five games — including the hostile Game Seven in Brooklyn where they went scoreless in the first three minutes.
Tokyo-bound EJ Obiena rues logistical woes ahead of Olympic Games
by Luisa Morales - June 20, 2021 - 10:53am
While, of course, polishing his techniques and play is easily within the realm of control for the pole vaulter, he also revealed some challenges that are more difficult to face.
'We're not going out on the court to lose': Gilas out to prove Korea win more than luck
by Luisa Morales - June 20, 2021 - 10:11am
Baldwin admitted that although Gilas' priority is to develop the program for the long term and not only see the pocket tournament in Pampanga as the end goal, they will do everything in their power to come away with...
Alex Eala elated to inspire younger Filipinos
by Luisa Morales - June 19, 2021 - 3:47pm
Despite her young age, the tennis wunderkind takes the pressure of being the country's biggest young stars in stride.
Baldwin rues Gilas' lack of discipline, cohesion in first half vs Indonesia
by Luisa Morales - June 19, 2021 - 2:49pm
The all-cadet national team couldn't pull away against the Indons and was limited on offense — they were only up by eight at halftime, 30-22.
Clippers end Conference Finals drought after stunning Jazz
by Luisa Morales - June 19, 2021 - 12:44pm
Led by a career-high 39 points from Terance Mann, the Clippers set up a clash with the already waiting Phoenix Suns in the Western Conference Finals.
Sixers stave off Hawks to force Game 7
by Luisa Morales - June 19, 2021 - 10:59am
After squandering a 26-point lead in Game Five, the Sixers were able to hold Trae Young and the Hawks back this time to force a winner-take-all Game Seven in the Eastern Conference Semifinals.
Dwight Ramos like a 'European player', says Indonesia's Rajko Toroman
by Luisa Morales - June 19, 2021 - 10:08am
Asked which Gilas cager surprised him the most in the tournament, the former Gilas Pilipinas coach named the Ateneo Blue Eagles commit and raved about just how effective Ramos can be.
Gilas blows past Indonesia, nears sweep of FIBA Asia Cup qualifiers
by Luisa Morales - June 18, 2021 - 7:44pm
After a shaky offensive outing in the first half, the all-cadet Gilas squad went on a 13-0 scoring run after halftime to blow the game wide open.
UP alumni group founder blasts 'fake news' about Bo Perasol's supposed departure as Maroons coach
by Luisa Morales - June 18, 2021 - 2:11pm
Per the alumni group head, everything remains unchanged for the UP men's basketball team, citing that the university has not even allowed teams to meet and practice yet.
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