PSC to rehabilitate MSU’s swimming pool

Continuing its partnership with Mindanao State University (MSU), the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) is set to rehabilitate the university’s swimming pool this year, as part of the national government rehabilitation program for Marawi City.

PSC Engr. Eduardo Clariza and Arch. Noel Elnar have conducted initial …

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Pacquiao retires from boxing

Manny Pacquiao, the only eight-division champion in boxing history, has officially called it a career in boxing after announcing his retirement from the sport on Wednesday.

In a 14-minute video, the 42-year-old Pacquiao said “goodbye boxing,” signaling an end to his illustrious career that lasted …

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Lapu-Lapu pips Dumaguete to go 2-0

Lapu-Lapu notched its second straight win in the Visayas leg of the Pilipinas VisMin Super Cup after trouncing Dumaguete, 67-57, on Tuesday at the Alcantara Civic Center.

The Heroes, despite struggling offensively too, held the Warriors to only six points in the second quarter before …

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Laguna wins inaugural PCAP title

The Laguna Heroes made history on Saturday night as they became the first ever champions of the Professional Chess Association of the Philippines (PCAP).

In a rare Philippine sporting event happening during the Holy Week holidays, Laguna clinched the All-Filipino Conference title after beating Camarines …

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San Juan’s Wilson named MPBL MVP

San Juan’s John Wilson has been named the Most Valuable Player of the MPBL Lakan Season.

Wilson received his award prior to Game 4 of the national finals at the Subic Bay Gymnasium on Sunday

The 34-year-old former Jose Rizal University star and Philippine Basketball …

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Folayang to fight in ONE on TNT 4

Former two-time ONE Championship lightweight champion Eduard Folayang will be returning to action on April 29 as he will be part of ONE on TNT 4.

Folayang, arguably the most decorated Filipino mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter ever, will take on Japanese pugilist Yoshihiro Akiyama …

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Brickman named to Meralco’s 3×3 team

Former ASEAN Basketball League (ABL) veteran Jason Brickman will lead Meralco’s charge in the Philippine Basketball Association’s (PBA) 3×3 league.

Team manager Paolo Trillo confirmed the development on Friday.

“We’re looking forward to seeing his brand of basketball up close,” Trillo said.

Brickman played for …

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San Juan ties MPBL Finals

San Juan bounced back from its Game 1 loss to equalize in the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League Finals with a 70-65 Game 2 win against Davao Occidental on Thursday night at the Subic Bay Gymnasium.

The Knights crawled back from a 43-50 third quarter deficit …

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Young chess wizard gets scholarship from BARMM

The Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) government has granted a 10-year-old Bangsamoro chess master an educational scholarship, vowing to provide financial assistance for his training and future matches.

“One of the goals of the Bangsamoro Sports Commission [BSC] is to develop young and …

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PH team count for SEAG at 626

The Philippine team for this year’s Southeast Asian (SEA) Games will be a bigger group than what was previously said as Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) president Bambol Tolentino presented the entry by numbers for the upcoming meet to Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) chairman Butch Ramirez …

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Nwest inductees to sports hall of fame named

The Philippine Sports Hall of Fame (PSHOF) will have 10 new members as the selection committee announced the latest additions on Friday.

Headlining the list is basketball’s “Living Legend” Robert Jaworski, who won multiple championships in the collegiate, professional, and national team ranks.

He also …

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Powerhouse F2 team moves to PVL

F2 just made the move.

The women’s club volleyball powerhouse announced on Thursday that they too are jumping to the Premier Volleyball League (PVL) after five years with the Philippine Superliga (PSL).

“To PVL, thank you for inviting us. May the new partnership be fruitful, …

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