Category: Sports

Alaska-Magnolia PBA finals down to best of 3

By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno – PNA MANILA — After a tightly-contested Game 4 in terms of physicality, the PBA Governors’ Cup Finals is down to a best-of-three series. Alaska completely evaporated Magnolia’s 2-0 lead in...

Lee named PBA Govs’ Cup best player

By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno/PNA MANILA — Paul Lee’s late surge was enough for him to capture the PBA Governors’ Cup Best Player of the Conference award given on Wednesday night before Game 4 of...

Harris wins Best Import plum in PBA Govs’ Cup

By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno/PNA MANILA — Mike Harris was named the Best Import of the PBA Governors’ Cup on Wednesday night following a brilliant stint in the season-ending conference. The Alaska reinforcement edged Magnolia’s...

Batangas City blasts Parañaque to go 2nd in MPBL South

By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno- PNA MANILA — Batangas City Athletics cruised to its seventh consecutive win in the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League Datu Cup after pipping the Parañaque Patriots, 71-57, at the Imus City Sports...

Vietnam ousts Azkals from Suzuki Cup

By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno – PNA MANILA — Vietnam made sure the Philippine Azkals will not have a repeat of the “Miracle in Hanoi” to steal the last spot in the ASEAN Football Federation Championship...

Magnolia takes out Blackwater in QF clash

MANILA — Magnolia clinched the first seat to the PBA Governors’ Cup semifinals after eliminating Blackwater, 103-99, at the start of the quarterfinal round at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City on Tuesday night....

Alaska downs Blackwater to zoom back to top spot

MANILA — Alaska put up a second quarter explosion before holding off Blackwater, 116-109, in a crucial PBA Governors’ Cup match at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City on Sunday night. In the game...