Category: Sports

Opportunity of a lifetime

“GUSTO mo lumaban sa UFC?” Wallen del Rosario thought that his Coach John Baylon was playing a joke on him. “Hindi nga?” The 29-year-old Caviteño...

Marcial, Ladon triumph

BAC NINH, Vietnam—Eumir Felix Marcial, Rogen Ladon and Ian Clark Bautista pounced on their opponents one after the other on Sunday to scoop three gold...

Gilas women lose, too, but keep gold

HANOI—The national women’s team absorbed a first loss to Malaysia, 96-93, on Friday but still retained the gold medal on the final day of the...

Senator Go hails Diaz’s success

SEN. Christopher “Bong” Go congratulated Hidilyn Diaz for retaining her women’s 55 kgs weightlifting gold medal at the 31st Southeast Asian Games in Hanoi. “Your...

Horror in Hanoi!

HANOI—Eumir Felix Marcial and two other boxers won their final bouts on Sunday but the biggest news—or more appropriately the saddest—came from the men’s basketball...