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Sumang's absence threw off Bulldogs, says NU coach

MANILA – The game plan to limit UE guard Roi Sumang backfired when the star guard was instead benched in their UAAP game, which threw off the Bulldogs, admitted NU coach Eric Altamirano.

Roach 'fell asleep' during first Maidana-Floyd fight

MANILA – Hall-of-Fame boxing trainer Freddie Roach sees no need for a rematch between American superstar Floyd Mayweather and Argentina's Marcos Maidana, considering that their first encounter last May did bored him so much that he fell asleep.

PH wants to host 2019 FIBA World Cup

SEVILLE, Spain -- The Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) has told FIBA that it plans to join the bid to host the 2019 FIBA World Cup of Basketball.

5 moves of doom: The week in pro wrestling

Posted at 09/01/2014 1:33 PM | Updated as of 09/01/2014 1:33 PM

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3 Pinoy chessers win in Thailand

MANILA – Three Filipino chess players won an international chess competition in Thailand which attracted over 150 participants from seven different countries.

Wozniacki upsets Sharapova, Ferrer falls at US Open

Caroline Wozniacki upset French Open champion Maria Sharapova in a groundstroke marathon to reach the U.S. Open quarter-finals.

Torres joins Milan on two-year loan deal

Spain striker Fernando Torres has completed his move from Chelsea to Serie A side AC Milan on a two-year loan deal.

La Salle holds off Adamson, UE stuns NU

MANILA – The De La Salle Green Archers held off an inspired challenge by the Adamson Soaring Falcons, 66-57, overcoming a career-best performance from Falcon forward Don Trollano.