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Floyd Sr.  picks Pac to prevail

By Nick Giongco LAS VEGAS – When the dust settles Saturday night at the Grand Garden Arena, it will be Manny Pacquiao’s hands – and not Adrien Broner’s – that will be raised in triumph, Floyd Mayweather Sr. said on Friday at the MGM Grand.

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World Slasher Cup starts Jan. 28

The prestigious World Slasher Cup 9-Cock Invitational Derby, which traces its origin in 1963 under the Pintakasi of Champions, starts on Jan. 28 with over 300 entries at the historic Smart Araneta Coliseum. Nine days of world class cockfighting sizzle at the Big Dome on Jan. 28, 29 and 30 (2 -cock elims), Jan. 31, […]

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Fiery Serena, Osaka advance

MELBOURNE (AFP) – Serena Williams’ relentless drive towards an eighth Australian Open title cranked up another gear Saturday with a third round drubbing, as Naomi Osaka and Elina Svitolina survived big scares to stay in the hunt. On day six at Melbourne Park, the 23-time Grand Slam winner crushed Ukrainian teenager Dayana Yastremska 6-2, 6-1 […]

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Brownlee wants Dubai crown

Barangay Ginebra resident import Justine Brownlee knows personally how tough the 30th Dubai International Basketball Championship is, but the charismatic American player is convinced Mighty Sports can go deep this time around. “It’s going to be a lot of fun out there so I hope Filipino fans in Dubai will continue to support us,” said […]

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Chito victorious: Victolero wins PBA Coach of Year Award

The PBA Press Corps will hail a new Coach of the Year winner during the 25th anniversary presentation of its Annual Awards Night on Monday at the Novotel Manila Araneta Center. Chito Victolero of Magnolia Pambansang Manok is the recipient of the coveted Virgilio ‘Baby’ Dalupan trophy from the group of sportswriters who regularly covers […]

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Warriors tame Clippers in Cousins’ return

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Stephen Curry scored 28 points, DeMarcus Cousins added 14 before fouling out of his Warriors debut after being sidelined for nearly a year, and Golden State pulled away in the third quarter to beat the Los Angeles Clippers 112-94 on Friday night for its seventh straight victory and sixth in a […]

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