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Women’s chess needs regular tournaments

The lack of competitive tournaments took its toll on the campaign of the Philippine women’s team in the recent 43rd Chess Olympiad in Batumi, Georgia. Grandmaster Coach Jayson Gonzales made the admission in the weekly Philippine Sportswriters Association (PSA) Forum on Tuesday, lamenting that when the going finally got tough for Janelle Frayna and Co., […]

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UAAP: FEU slips past Ateneo

Far Eastern University leaned on the heroics of Valerie Mamaril to score a 73-71 come-from-behind win over Ateneo in the UAAP Season 81 women’s basketball tournament yesterday at the Mall of Asia Arena.

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Ramos nails 2nd crown; Korean foils Ilas

Sean Ramos battled back from two down and pounced on Josh Jorge’s final hole mishap to snare the men’s crown with a 68 while Korean Kim Seo Yun outduelled Bernice Olivarez-Ilas on the third playoff hole to clinch the women’s title in the recent NGAP Northern Luzon Regional Golf Championship at the Beverly Place Golf […]

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UAAP: Falcons soar again

Adamson University snapped a two-game losing skid with a 69-58 win over National University in the UAAP men’s basketball last night at the Mall of Asia (MOA) Arena in Pasay City.

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PBA: Aces win, but coach unhappy

Coach Alex Compton wasn’t pleased with the way the Alaska Aces played despite getting another big game from import Mike Harris that keyed their 104-94 victory over the Columbian Dyip last night in the PBA Governors’ Cup at the Cuneta Astrodome.

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QCBL execs confident of success

There is still a room for one more league in this hoop-crazy nation. Officials of the soon-to-be launched Quezon City Basketball League (QCBL) are confident about getting positive reception for the tournament despite the heavy-load of cage meets being held in and out of the metropolis. “I believe hindi mawawalan ng players at hindi magsasawa […]

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