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PSL Collegiate Grand Slam unfolds Nov 3

The Philippine Superliga Collegiate Grand Slam will not just be a battle for pride and glory among the country’s best and brightest young stars. It will also serve as a battleground where their talent is exposed and will groom them for the next phase of their respective athletic careers. University …

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NCAA braces for thrilling semis games

Jude P. Roque With the final elimination date tomorrow in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) basketball tournament, the 94-year old league is gearing up for a scintillating Final Four action, which starts on Friday. The stage is already set with the top four teams revealed last week. Two-time defending …

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Dodgers down Brewers to reach World Series against Boston

CHICAGO: Yasiel Puig and Cody Bellinger blasted home runs and the Los Angeles Dodgers advanced to their second consecutive World Series by defeating the Milwaukee Brewers 5-1 on Saturday (Sunday in Manila). The Dodgers, seeking their first Major League Baseball crown since 1988, will begin the 114th World Series on …

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Curry as NBA 2019 MVP?

Steph Curry is the only NBA ever to win the MVP in unanimous fashion and one of the only 13 players to have earned the honor more than once – back-to-back at that. “There is no narrative,” the five-time All-Star told Marcus Thompson of The Athletic by way explaining the …

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San Beda’s Canlas bags NCAA POW plum

Don’t count the rookie out. In the second Finals rematch between San Beda and Lyceum, rookie James Canlas balled out, took the brightest star from the sky, and became the Collegiate Sports Press Corps NCAA Player of the Week. Canlas was the Red Lions’ crimson comet as he led the …

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Anton, Potenciano post best times in ROC

Carlos Anton and Mike Potenciano posted the best times in the Petron Rally of Champions Presented by Honda staged at Subic, Zambales, over the other weekend. The contenders also engaged in the Battle of the Champions Shootout at the end of the day using one-make Honda City cars. With only …

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Almirola sizzles while Elliott wrecks at Talladega

TALLADEGA, ALABAMA: This was not a victory for heart health. Nor was it a particularly good day for those who spent the last five years waiting for Danica Patrick to drive the No. 10 car to a gender-bending appearance in Victory Lane. But this is Talladega. If you want sport …

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Alaska, Blackwater target share of top spot

Alaska and Blackwater want a piece of the top spot currently shared by Magnolia and Barangay Ginebra San Miguel as they collide tonight in Season 43 Philippine Basketball Association Governors’ Cup at the Araneta Coliseum. Both holding identical 6-2 win-loss records, the Aces and the Elite meet at 6:45 p.m. …

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Ignore Mayweather-Nurmagomedov talk, says White

LOS ANGELES: Floyd Mayweather has not contacted UFC about a boxing match with Khabib Nurmagomedov despite both sides hyping the prospect, UFC president Dana White told ESPN in a website posting Friday. “Don’t pay attention to it,” White said. “The Mayweather team has not approached us at all. Khabib is …

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