3 Pinoy boxers get into the ASBC C'ships in Bangkok

September 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on 3 Pinoy boxers get into the ASBC C'ships in Bangkok 

BANGKOK, Aug. 31 — Flyweight Ian Clark Bautista marched into the quarterfinals of the ASBC Asian Boxing Championships with an impressive 3-0 win over Trong Thai Bui of Vietnam Monday at the Thammasat University Gymnasium here.

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Kenya defends anti-doping program, plans to set up testing lab

August 4, 2015 by · Comments Off on Kenya defends anti-doping program, plans to set up testing lab 

By John Kwoba

NAIROBI, Aug. 3 (PNA/Xinhua) — Kenya is fast tracking its anti-doping testing lab to be set up in Nairobi as it seeks to step up the fight against the vice.

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All-Russia Athletics Federation sues German makers of documentary on doping abuse

February 18, 2015 by · Comments Off on All-Russia Athletics Federation sues German makers of documentary on doping abuse 

MOSCOW, Feb. 17 — The All-Russia Athletics Federation (ARAF) has submitted several lawsuits against German television channel ARD for airing in December a series of documentaries about alleged doping abuse by Russian athletes, ARAF President Valentin Balakhnichev said on Tuesday.

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China's star hurdler Liu Xiang plays down competing at 2015 worlds

February 4, 2015 by · Comments Off on China's star hurdler Liu Xiang plays down competing at 2015 worlds 

BEIJING, Feb. 3 — Chinese star hurdler Liu Xiang played down the expectation for him to compete at the 2015 IAAF World Championships in Beijing slated for Aug. 22-30 as the organizers launched 200-day countdown here on Tuesday.

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China eyes four to five medals at 2015 IAAF World Championships

January 30, 2015 by · Comments Off on China eyes four to five medals at 2015 IAAF World Championships 

BEIJING, Jan. 29 — The Chinese track and field team has set the goal to collect four to five medals at the 2015 IAAF World Championships slated for August 22 to 30 in Beijing, a senior official revealed here on Thursday.

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IBSA Davao chess elims slated Jan. 26 in Davao City (Sports)

January 26, 2015 by · Comments Off on IBSA Davao chess elims slated Jan. 26 in Davao City (Sports) 

By Lolito T. delos Reyes

DAVAO CITY, Jan. 25 (PNA) -– The International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) Davao Chess eliminations will be held on January 26 and 27 at the Food Cove Function Room, 2nd floor of NCCC Mall Davao.

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