Top badminton players to join National Open this month

October 5, 2016 by · Comments Off on Top badminton players to join National Open this month 

MANILA, Oct. 4 — The Philippine Badminton Association (PBA) will use the upcoming Bingo Bonanza National Open as one of five tournaments to select the members of the national team for major international competitions, including the 2017 Southeast Asian Games in Malaysia.

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Pacman-Powervit Aguilas plays Thai squad in Davao City

October 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on Pacman-Powervit Aguilas plays Thai squad in Davao City 

DAVAO CITY, Oct. 19 — The Pacman-Powervit Pilipinas Aguilas will see action on October 29 against Thailand’s Mono Vampire basketball club in Davao City’s University of Southeastern Philippines gymnasium, Bo. Obrero, this city.

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(Sports) PBA 41st Season opening cancelled due to typhoon ‘Lando’

October 19, 2015 by · Comments Off on (Sports) PBA 41st Season opening cancelled due to typhoon ‘Lando’ 

MANILA, Oct. 18 – Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) Commissioner Chito Narvasa announced on Sunday the cancellation of the opening of the PBA 41st Season due to typhoon "Lando."

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GlobalPort earns twice-to-beat advantage in PBA quarterfinals

June 24, 2015 by · Comments Off on GlobalPort earns twice-to-beat advantage in PBA quarterfinals 

By Jelly F. Musico

MANILA, June 23 (PNA) – GlobalPort took advantage of the absence of Alaska’s import in the second half to escape a 117-108 overtime win on Tuesday night and took the last and fourth twice-to-beat advantage in the PBA Governor’s Cup quarterfinals.

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Former Ginebra coach named new BCAP president (Sports)

June 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on Former Ginebra coach named new BCAP president (Sports) 

MANILA, June 16 – Former Barangay Ginebra San Miguel coach Alfrancis Chua has been named president of the Basketball Coaches Association of the Philippines (BCAP), replacing incoming PBA commissioner Chito Narvasa.

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TNT’s guard Castro named PBA player of the week

February 16, 2015 by · Comments Off on TNT’s guard Castro named PBA player of the week 

MANILA, Feb. 16 — The rebuilding Talk ‘N Text may have lost team captain in Jimmy Alapag to retirement, but the Tropang Texters still have Jayson Castro in their quest for a championship in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup.

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Saving fuel challenges for showbiz’s Shell lady champion driver (Feature)

February 16, 2015 by · Comments Off on Saving fuel challenges for showbiz’s Shell lady champion driver (Feature) 

By Lily O Ramos

MANILA, Feb. 15 (PNA)–Did you know that actress and former disc jockey and now TV host Bianca Gonzales is also an expert driver and a driving habit analyst for Asia Shell-Eco-marathon 2015 competition to be hosted by the country this month?

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Pacquiao’s KIA team extends losing streak in PBA Commissioner’s Cup opener

January 28, 2015 by · Comments Off on Pacquiao’s KIA team extends losing streak in PBA Commissioner’s Cup opener 

MANILA, Jan. 28 – Playing coach Manny Pacquiao was out of the country and his Kia SorentoTeam dropped yet another game, extending its losing streak in the PBA Philippine Cup which started Tuesday night at the Araneta Coliseum.

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San Miguel Beer bags PBA Philippine Cup crown

January 22, 2015 by · Comments Off on San Miguel Beer bags PBA Philippine Cup crown 

By Jelly F. Musico

MANILA, Jan. 21 (PNA) – San Miguel Beer survived the pressure of another impending collapse in the fourth quarter to escape a breathtaking 80-78 victory against hard-fighting Alaska in deciding Game 7 and won the PBA Philippine Cup title at the jampacked Araneta Coliseum.

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Alaska forces do-or-die Game 7 in PBA finals

January 19, 2015 by · Comments Off on Alaska forces do-or-die Game 7 in PBA finals 

MANILA, Jan. 18 – Alaska outplayed San Miguel Beer in the fourth quarter to stay in title contention, forcing a do-or-die Game 7 via 87-76 victory on Sunday night in the PBA Philippine Cup finals at the Araneta Coliseum.

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