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Batang Gilas bows to China in FIBA-Asia U-18

Batang Gilas lost to a powerhouse China team, 95-66, to suffer their second defeat of the 2016 FIBA Asia Under-18 Championships on Sunday afternoon in Tehran, Iran.

More 'B Team' than 'Dream Team' as USA eyes Rio gold

No Stephen Curry? No LeBron James? No problem. 

Soriano leads Standard Insurance-Navy in sweep of Amy's

Pau Soriano led the charge as Standard Insurance-Navy pounced on the erratic play of a young Amy's team to pull off a 25-17, 25-9, 25-14 win in the 2016 Philippine Superliga (PSL) All-Filipino Conference Sunday at the Arena in San Juan.

PH athletes well prepared against Zika, terrorism threats

Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) vice president and chef-de-mission Joey Romasanta says the Philippine delegation has been briefed regarding the Zika virus and threats of terrorism in Rio de Janeiro.

Lyceum's Alban earns NCAA Player of the Week honors

Lyceum rookie Ian Alban earned NCAA Player of the Week honors after helping the Pirates break into the win column in the Season 92 men's basketball tournament.

5 reasons why Pacquiao may need to fight again

Manny Pacquiao is facing a backlash about his supposed plans for a boxing comeback. But it’s hard to argue that fighting is what he does best. Here are some reasons why Pacquiao may need to fight again.

Crawford out-points Postol to unify super lightweight world titles

LOS ANGELES -- Unbeaten Terence Crawford punched his way to a lopsided 12-round unanimous decision over Viktor Postol Saturday to unify the World Boxing Organization and World Boxing Council super lightweight world titles.

'Well-prepared' PH delegation off to Rio

The "best-prepared delegation" of Filipino Olympic athletes set off for Rio de Janeiro early Sunday morning, with local sports officials hopeful of their chances of landing a medal.

Mendoza, Sinclair shine in Batang Gilas' first win

Jolo Mendoza and Joshua Sinclair took charge for Batang Gilas as they routed Iraq, 96-79, to claim their first victory in the 2016 FIBA Asia Under-18 Championship Saturday at Tehran, Iran.

PBA All-Star starters revealed

Ginebra rookie Scottie Thompson was voted into the starting line-up of the South All-Stars for the 2016 PBA All-Star Game at the Araneta Coliseum next month, the PBA announced on Saturday.