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Alaska Aces, Tim Cone part ways

By Mark Giongco — After 22 glorious PBA seasons, Alaska and its long-time head coach Tim Cone have decided to part ways. “We have released Tim Cone as head coach of the Alaska Aces,” said Team Owner Wilfred Uytengsu Thursday during a press conference held at the Corinthian Plaza Read more »

Iglesia Ni Cristo: Philippine Arena

Politically influential Iglesia ni Cristo said Thursday it had started building one of the world’s biggest indoor arenas with a seating capacity of 50,000. The 74,000-square-meter (796,000-square-feet) mega-structure called the Philippine Arena is part of the Christian sect’s Ciudad de Victoria, a sprawling complex being built just outside the Read more »

PHL Dragon Boat paddlers strike gold in Florida

By Renee Fopalan – The Philippine Dragon Boat team struck gold in the 10th International Dragon Boat Racing Championship in Tampa, Florida, when it topped the 1000-meter small boat event of the biennial competition.

End of World Cup journey just a start for Azkals

By Alder Almo – The road to the 2014 World Cup might be over, but all is not lost for the Azkals, who bravely fought but failed in losing to the ten-time Gulf Champions Al Azraq of Kuwait, 2-1 (5-1 aggregate score), in the second round of the Asian Read more »

Manny Pacquiao defeats Shane Mosley in unanimous decision

By Jon Saraceno, USA TODAY LAS VEGAS — Manny Pacquiao, the fighting Filipino congressman, tried to lay down the law Saturday night against challenger Shane Mosley, a reluctant warrior on this Saturday evening in the desert who mostly refused to engage the world welterweight champion.

Historic victory leaves PH bewildered

Hanoi: Philippines coach Simon McMenemy was in a state of disbelief after seeing his team hand defending champions Vietnam a stunning 2-0 defeat in Group B of the AFF Suzuki Cup on Sunday evening at the My Dinh Stadium.