Cebu’s Guinness chess attempt reaches 40,000 players

January 9, 2012 11:58 pm· Comments Off on Cebu’s Guinness chess attempt reaches 40,000 players 

CEBU CITY, Jan. 9 – The Cebu City Sports Commission (CCSC) and the Cebu Chess Association (CCA) has gathered more than 40,000 participants from the classroom-wide and school-wide competitions that started last October.

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Filipino ready for Pinoy Pride 11 on Jan. 28

January 9, 2012 11:56 pm· Comments Off on Filipino ready for Pinoy Pride 11 on Jan. 28 

CEBU CITY, Jan. 9 – Milan Melindo spearheads the band of Filipino fighters as they clash with different warriors from all over the world in “Pinoy Pride 11: Philippines vs. The World” on January 28 at the Waterfront Hotel and Casino in Cebu City.

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Sports: German Football team in unique friendly match with Muntinlupa inmates on Jan. 14

January 9, 2012 11:54 pm· Comments Off on Sports: German Football team in unique friendly match with Muntinlupa inmates on Jan. 14 

By Eddie G. Alinea

MANILA, Jan. 9 — The Football fever that hit the country last year continues, this time with the German Club Manila presenting a unique friendly match series pitting the German Club Cranes against the Muntinlupa Inmates on January 14.

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Swim, bike events kick off 3-day Zambales festival

January 9, 2012 11:54 pm· Comments Off on Swim, bike events kick off 3-day Zambales festival 

CANDELARIA, Zambales, Jan. 9 — The second edition of the three-day “Kaligawan ha Mayanan” festival was held recently with Governor Hermogenes Ebdane Jr. leading the participants in the first ever “Alay Langoy” swim event at the scenic Uacon Lake in this town.

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PSA: AIRASIA, PFF, Loyzaga head Tuesday Forum guest lists

January 9, 2012 11:52 pm· Comments Off on PSA: AIRASIA, PFF, Loyzaga head Tuesday Forum guest lists 

MANILA, Jan. 9 — AIRASIA-Philippine Patriots owner Mikee Romero and Philippine Azkals manager Dan Palami welcome the 2012 edition of the PSA Forum with a bang as they take center stage Tuesday in the first session for the new year at Shakey’s United Nations Ave. in Ermita, Manila.

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Football: Dragon Promotions promotes Philippines vs Korea soccer at RMS

January 9, 2012 11:50 pm· Comments Off on Football: Dragon Promotions promotes Philippines vs Korea soccer at RMS 

MANILA, Jan. 9 — The No. 1 sport in the world is about to get a taste of billiard infusion. Billiard event producer Dragon Promotions will be producing its first ever football game as the Philippines takes on visiting Korea. TV giant ABS-CBN, in partnership with Dragon Promotions, will produce and air this highly anticipated match-up which will take place January 21 in Manila at Rizal Memorial Stadium, the Philippines National Football Field.

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GMs So, Torre in simultaneous exhibition for the family of late NM Maga

January 9, 2012 11:47 pm· Comments Off on GMs So, Torre in simultaneous exhibition for the family of late NM Maga 

MANILA, Jan. 9 — Chess GMs Wesley So and Eugene Torre will hold a rare simultaneous chess exhibition to challenge woodpusher's problem solving abilities, critical and strategic thinking in the "Maging Sino Ka Man" chess for a cause starting at 1 p.m. on February 4 at the Meralco Canteen, Meralco compound in Ortigas, Pasig City.

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UAAP: DLSU Lady Archers nip UST Lady Tigers in volleyball for a 7-game sweep

January 9, 2012 11:45 pm· Comments Off on UAAP: DLSU Lady Archers nip UST Lady Tigers in volleyball for a 7-game sweep 

Games Wednesday (Arena, San Juan)

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Gov thanks Pres. Aquino for different health services, infra programs

January 9, 2012 11:44 pm· Comments Off on Gov thanks Pres. Aquino for different health services, infra programs 

TAGUM CITY, Davao del Norte, Jan. 9 – Gov. Rodolfo P. del Rosario thanked President Benigno Simeon Aquino III for the different health service and infrastructure programs in Mindanao.

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Minister discusses major health issues with public

January 9, 2012 11:43 pm· Comments Off on Minister discusses major health issues with public 

HA NOI, Jan. 9 — Hospital overload, the quality of health services, human resources and food safety topped the list of issues raised by members of the public to health minister Nguyen Thi Kim Tien on Saturday during an on-line dialogue.

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