Wozniacki on track

By John Pye | The Associated Press MELBOURNE, Australia—Caroline Wozniacki is continuing to cash in on her second chance at the Australian Open, reaching the...

Morales, Prado rule Nationals

JAN PAUL MORALES and Jermyn Prado completed a double-gold medal performance by ruling the criterium races of the Philippine National Cycling Championships for Road...

Lady Chiefs streak to 5th straight win

Arellano University breezed past Lyceum of the Philippines University, 25-16, 25-17, 25-11, last Sunday to streak to its fifth straight victory in the women’s...

Ababa eyes repeat

Jhonnel Ababa hopes to cash in on his top form as he seeks a second Philippine Golf Tour Asia (PGTA) crown at the Pradera...

SEA Games medalists see action in test meet

Filipino medalists from last year’s Southeast Asian (SEA) Games will vie in a preevent competition for the Asian Games next month in Palembang, Indonesia. Philippine...

History, hosting and winning in 3×3

The 2018 Internationa Basketball Federation (Fiba) 3x3 World Cup is some five months away (June 8 to 12) before tip-off, yet the excitement already...

Significant investment

MELBOURNE—The Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) has signed a long-term deal to move its season-ending WTA Finals to Shenzhen, China, in 2019 and will increase...

Wealth gap grows among Euro clubs

GENEVA—Elite European soccer clubs will get even richer than rivals by cashing in on their global brands, Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) has...

Canada chasing fifth straight gold under former player

Laura Schuler always wanted to coach hockey. A member of Canada’s first women’s national team, she just never thought she would get the chance...

Southlinks Golf Club: BusinessMirror Golf’s public golf course of the year...

Story & photos by Mike Besa In this issue, we begin to recognize the golf courses that have given us the most pleasure and the best...

5 easy steps to improve your performance in the scoring zone

We all play around 50 percent of our shots within 40 yards a.k.a. “The Scoring Zone,” so doing everything we can in our preparation...

Are the new drivers really better?

I’ve seen it happen every year since I began writing about golf and golf clubs. Every year the equipment manufacturers introduce their latest, greatest...

Exercise in guesswork

NORTH Korea suddenly making nice for the duration of next month’s Olympic Games in South Korea, putting seven decades of enmity on hold for...

The rise of China

When Gary Player speaks, it is often best to pay attention and absorb his infinite words of wisdom. The South African golf legend, who has...

Late leveler, VAR confusion, red cards mark Chelsea win

LONDON—After being stunned by a late equalizer, Chelsea was left bewildered and infuriated over the experimental video referees. And as frustration grew over the lack...

Rival Koreas agree to form unified team

SEOUL—The rival Koreas agreed on Wednesday to form their first unified Olympic team and have their athletes parade together for the first time in...

Heat’s on, literally

MELBOURNE—Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza struggled with the heat in an upset second-round loss to Hsieh Su-wei that left just three major winners in the...

Only 15 and having fun

MELBOURNE—Marta Kostyuk was such a perfectionist when she started playing tennis as a child, she’d blow up in anger if she missed even a...

Will Ferrell brings laughs to Aussie Open

MELBOURNE—American actor and comedian Will Ferrell isn’t just at the Australian Open this week for the tennis. He also came to (jokingly) announce his...

3X3 World Cup up

THE Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) has picked the Philippine Arena in Bulacan as venue of the International Basketball Federation (Fiba) 3x3 World Cup...