FIBA ACQ Doha bubble canceled

The Qatar Basketball Federation (QBF) has decided to cancel its supposed bubble hosting of the third window of the FIBA Asia Cup Qualifiers (ACQ).

Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) president Al Panlilio confirmed the development on Friday.

“The SBP is saddened by the development,” Panlilio …

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Serena Williams advances at Australian Open

Seven-time Australia Open champion Serena Williams has defeated 19-year-old Anastasia Potapova in the third round of the 2021 tournament in Melbourne.

“Respect. @serenawilliams toughs out a 7-6(5) 6-2 win over Potapova to keep her pursuit of a 24th Grand Slam title alive,” said the Australian …

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Red-tagging Joma’s doing: Parlade

It is the Communist Party of the Philippines(CPP) founding chair Jose Maria Joma Sison who is to be blamed for identifying and red-tagging militants and activists allied to their cause.

This, according, to Southern Luzon Command chief, Major General Antonio Parlade, Jr., in response to …

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‘Peryahan Games’ suspended: PCSO

The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) has announced that Peryahan Games are now suspended.

This is to inform the public that effective February 6, 2020, the operation of Peryahan Games is suspended until further instruction from the Office of the President, said PCSO General Manager …

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CARAA board moves games to Mar. 21

The Cordillera Administrative Region Athletic Association (CARAA) sports meet that was postponed last week will hopefully be staged on March 24.

CARAA was one of the events that was postponed after Mayor Benjamin Magalong ordered all activities that can draw big crowds either canceled or …

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Duterte joins Sinulog Festival in Cebu

President Rodrigo Duterte joined locals and visitors in celebrating the 40th Sinulog Festival at the Cebu City Sports Center here on Sunday.

Duterte, who traces his roots from Danao City, some 33 km. from here, expressed his delight in joining Cebuanos in celebrating the festival …

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