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Manila Southwoods up by 5 at PAL Ladies Interclub

FIVE-TIME champion Manila Southwoods drew balanced scoring from three players to take a five-shot lead over defending titlist Pradera Verde at the start of...

Prince of gymnastics

BAGUIO CITY—Karl Eldrew Yulo lived up to expectations and collected seven gold medals for Manila in boys’ artistic gymnastics in the Batang Pinoy National...

Falcons turn back Pasaol, Warriors

Alvin Pasaol exploded for another scoring exhibition for University of the East (UE), but Sean Manganti and the Adamson University Soaring Falcons had the...

With Yates’ win at Vuelta, British domination is complete

PARIS—When Lance Armstrong won the last of his seven Tour de France titles back in 2005, there was not a single British rider on...

Hamilton has 5th F1 title in sight

SINGAPORE—Lewis Hamilton sounds unsure of just one thing: whether Ferrari can bounce back after he dealt another crushing blow to Sebastian Vettel’s title hopes. Hamilton...

Osaka watches sumo match, and she likes it

TOKYO—Naomi Osaka showed how deep her Japanese roots run: She went to watch Japan’s national sport of sumo and said she liked it. Osaka is...

Swimmers, cyclists make presence felt

BAGUIO CITY—Five swimmers took to the pool unmindful of the chilling water and scooped a third gold medal each, while budding cyclists gave a...

Cardinals avoid Blazers’ upset ax

MAPUA averted an endgame collapse behind Justin Serrano and Laurenz Victoria to beat College of Saint Benilde, 86-83, on Tuesday and stay in the...

Yuka Saso leads Pradera Verde’s title-retention bid at PAL Ladies Interclub

ASIAN Games champion Yuka Saso kicks off Pradera Verde’s title-retention bid on Wednesday at the start of the 13th Philippine Airlines Ladies Interclub golf team...

Donate it, you say? Fiba unfair

NO less than P32 million were supposed to be pocketed by five Filipino lasses in the just-ended Asian Games. Golfers Yuka Saso, Bianca Pagdanganan and...

Grand Tour sweep for Britain as Yates wins Spanish Vuelta

MADRID—Simon Yates won his first Grand Tour title after a largely ceremonial ride into Madrid in the final stage of the Spanish Vuelta on...

Eliud Kipchoge sets world record in Berlin marathon win

Eliud Kipchoge
Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge smashed the marathon world record, winning the Berlin race in two hours, one minute and 39 seconds on Sunday.

Wade returns to Heat for final season

MIAMI—Dwyane Wade looked into the camera, stood alone in the middle of a darkened room and talked for 10 minutes. He struggled with his...

Manila Southwoods-Masters squad eyes repeat

WITH a young roster, the Manila Southwoods-Masters squad looks to reclaim the Philippine Airlines Ladies Interclub championship next week against a Pradera Verde crew...

Pinoys wield golden oars

THE Philippines accomplished a historic feat on the world stage by collecting five gold medals to seal the overall title in the 2018 International...

Team Pilipinas rallies to defeat Qatar in Fiba World Cup Asian...

Team Pilipinas erased a 17-point deficit then turned to a relentless defense in the second half to snatch the win from Qatar, 92-81, in...

Lewis Hamilton turns up the heat on Sebastian Vettel after Singapore...

SINGAPORE—In the sweltering Singapore Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton turned up the heat on Sebastian Vettel a notch further. Hamilton won comfortably from pole position on...

Camarines Sur’s Joson wins 1st gold

BAGUIO CITY—Camarines Sur’s Mary Grace Joson won the first gold medal in girls’ discus throw of the Batang Pinoy National Finals on Monday, dedicating...

Yates poised to win Spanish Vuelta

SANTUARIO DE CANOLICH, Andorra—English rider Simon Yates is poised to win his first Grand Tour title after he successfully defended his lead in the...

Manu is the Man

I REMEMBER that day so well. That was the day after my birthday—November 12, 2003. A friend of mine was able to get me...