MANILA – Perpetual Help stymied Letran College's running game down the stretch and eked out a 67-64 victory in the 90th NCAA basketball tournament at The Arena in San Juan City on Wednesday. Full article
The Philippines will be competing at the FIBA World Cup of Basketball for the first time since 1978. Gilas Pilipinas, which qualified for the Worlds by virtue of its second-place finish in the 2013 FIBA Asia Championship, will be colliding against some of the toughest squads in the world. Full article
NEW YORK - Roger Federer launched his bid for an 18th grand slam title with a workmanlike 6-3 6-4 7-6 (4) win over Marinko Matosevic to ease into the second round of the U.S. Open on Tuesday, with NBA great Michael Jordan leading the cheering.
The United States completed their preparations for the upcoming World Cup with a 101-71 mauling of Slovenia on Tuesday that gave them a perfect record in warm-up games ahead of the 24-nation event in Spain. Full article
(UPDATE) The undermanned University of Santo Tomas (UST) Growling Tigers got a huge lift from rookie forward Reggie Basibas as they outlasted the University of the Philippines (UP) Fighting Maroons, 77-65. Full article
Four-time NBA All-Star Shawn Marion is in town to spearhead an anti-bullying and anti-hazing campaign in Filipino schools as well as raise funds for relief efforts for the victims of super typhoon Yolanda. Full article
MANILA, Philippines – The De La Salle Green Archers and the Far Eastern University (FEU) Tamaraws will battle for the solo lead in the UAAP Season 77 men's basketball tournament Wednesday at the Mall of Asia Arena. Full article