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UST beach volley duo in hot start

UNIVERSITY of Santo Tomas’s (UST) Sisi Rondina and Babylove Barbon made quick work of University of the Philippines’s (up) Isa Molde and Justine Dorog,...

Perpetual tries to fan win streak

UNIVERSITY of Perpetual Help System Dalta tries to sustain the momentum of its shock victory over erstwhile unbeaten Lyceum of the Philippines University as...

Perlas Spikers go unbeaten

BanKo-Perlas wore down PetroGazz in a duel of teams that played back-to-back games, hacking out a 25-22, 25-17, 22-25, 25-17 decision to wrest the...

Meticulous Task

THE Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) is burning the midnight oil to complete the meticulous task of determining the program of events in the 30th...

Brace yourselves for a Tiger victory

By Doug Ferguson | The Associated Press ATLANTA—Tiger Woods made it look and sound as if he had never been gone. More than turning back time,...

Pliskova denies Osaka triumph on home soil

TOKYO—Fourth-seeded Karolina Pliskova beat Naomi Osaka, 6-4, 6-4, on Sunday to win the Pan Pacific Open and deny the US Open champion a win...

Tams foil Maroons

FAR Eastern University (FEU) clamped down University of the Philippines (UP) to score an 89-73 victory in the University Athletic Association of the Philippines...

Musing on NU Bulldogs

IT was a painful 72-46 loss to the Ateneo Blue Eagles, talking about the National University (NU) Bulldogs. At 1-2 (won-lost), they are lucky that...

Party open set

THE Ladies Philippine Golf Tour (LPGT) will co-stage a Taiwan Ladies Professional Golf Association (TLPGA) event next month in Taiwan, marking the first time...

Pyeongchang’s costly Olympic venues may eventually be torn down

SEOUL—The Pyeongchang Winter Olympics closed seven months ago. Left behind are empty venues, feuding over who pays for upkeep, and an icy ski course...

British cycling celebrates historic triple of Grand Tour success First nation...

WHEN Simon Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) stepped up onto the podium of the Vuelta a España for one last time, he was completing an unprecedented Grand...

Yates overtakes Sagan to top world rankings

WITH his victory in the Vuelta a España, Mitchelton-Scott’s Simon Yates overtook Peter Sagan to move into the lead of the International Cycling Union...

Quintana sets sight on Tour de France

NAIRO QUINTANA (Movistar) has revealed that he will ride the Tour de France in 2019, though the remainder of his program and the makeup...

Avancini makes Brazil proud

ONE week after the cross-country Olympic and downhill International Cycling Union (UCI) Mountain Bike World Championships, off-road action shifted to Auronzo in Italy for...

British Cycling rolls out new-look kit for Worlds

BRITISH Cycling and Kalas have unveiled a new racing kit to be used by British riders at the International Cycling Union (UCI) Road World...

Japan’s Rugby World Cup prepares for typhoons, earthquakes

TOKYO—Organizers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics are concerned about it. So are those running the Rugby World Cup in Japan, which opens with Japan...

U.C.I. Road World Championships no place like home

RIDERS have few opportunities to represent their country, and the International Cycling Union (UCI) World Championships are among the rare occasions they can compete...

Allianz signs up as Olympics sponsor

THE International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced recently that Allianz signed up as a global Olympics sponsor from 2021 to 2028, adding that the global...

National U, DLSU chess bets sparkle

NATIONAL University (NU) and De La Salle opened their title-retention bids in the men’s and women’s division by topping Ateneo in the University Athletic...

Mavs owner Cuban donates $10 million after workplace probe

DALLAS—Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has agreed to contribute $10 million to help further the cause of women in sports and raise awareness about...