What dirty air?

NEW DELHI—People breathing New Delhi’s acrid air for the past month have suffered burning eyes and rasping throats, so the notion of thousands of...

Ball reaches milestone

LOS ANGELES—Lonzo Ball’s haircuts are headline news around LA and the National Basketball Association (NBA). His father already draws more attention than most politicians,...

Tough Task

THE men’s national team is expected to find itself in a lion’s den when it battles Japan in an away-game in the Fiba World...

Magic Touch

THANKS to newly crowned World Cup champion Krizziah Lyn Tabora, the national sports association of bowling has earned the recognition of the sport’s world...

Substitute Gadia lifts Meralco XI

SUBSTITUTE Daniel Gadia nailed the game-winner in the 86th minute to rescue FC Meralco Manila past Global Cebu, 2-1, and bolster its hold of...

PBA Press Corps Awards up

THE Philippine Basketball Association Press Corps (PBAPC) honors the players and personalities who excelled in the recent season through the 24th Annual Awards on...

39 against 5

LAST Saturday, the De La Salle University Green Archers ended the season of the Adamson University Falcons, 82-75. The Green Archers are on an...

Celtics in hot streak

By George Henry | The Associated Press ATLANTA—Kyrie Irving appreciates what he calls “the innocence of the game” during Boston’s 15-game winning streak. In his first season...

Blatche, finally, back for Gilas

ANDRAY BLATCHE arrived last Sunday morning and, finally, the men’s national basketball team heaved some sigh of relief five days before its away-game against...

Tams foil Eagles

ATENEO de Manila lost its sting for the second consecutive game, losing to Far Eastern University, 67-80, and suddenly, the Blue Eagles lost what...

Ancajas keeps boxing crown

Jerwin Ancajas successfully defended his International Boxing Federation (IBF) world super-flyweight belt via a sixth-round stoppage of Jamie Conlan last Sunday at the SSE...

Jose Perez shines for F2

F2 Logistics continued to dominate and has now won five straight matches in the Chooks to Go-Philippine Superliga (PSL) Grand Prix. And one player could...

High-school sports taking spotlight

THE professional and collegiate sports leagues—not to mention national squads—grab all the attention of our sports-crazy republic, but high-school and even grassroots competition has...

No dominant player

NAPLES, Florida—Even with five of the biggest prizes still up for grabs at the final Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) Tour event of the...

‘Iwas-Droga’ sportsfest kicks off in Cavite

MEMBERS of the Bacoor National High School (BNHS)-Molina Main and Zapote Elementary School dominated badminton to lead the winners’ roster in the First Kabataan...

Park has eye on youth development

SEOUL, South Korea—Park Ji-sung has achieved plenty of personal accolades, winning English Premier League and UEFA Champions League medals with Manchester United, and appearing...

Ateneo vs FEU in Final Four

ATENEO de Manila hopes not to play with a limp as it faces Far Eastern University (FEU) in the Final Four of the Season...

Russia lowest-ranked team in draw for home World Cup

ZURICH—Russia will be the lowest-ranked team in the draw for the World Cup it is hosting after Peru sealed the last qualifying spot. Fifa uses...

Lascuna takes PGTA WW crown by 2 as leaders tumble

Tony Lascuña pulled through with a near-impeccable closing two-under 70, beating American Nicolas Paez by two for the ICTSI Wack Wack crown as erstwhile...

Pantino seals ITF Phinma title duel vs Mitsui

Top seed Shunsuke Mitsui of Japan and No. 2 Arthur Pantino sustained their awesome forms to ease out their respective semifinal rivals in emphatic...