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Gilas suffers shocking loss to Indonesia, settles for silver in 31st SEA Games
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Gilas suffers shocking loss to Indonesia, settles for silver in 31st SEA Games

The Gilas Pilipinas men’s national basketball team suffered an improbable 81-85 loss to Indonesia to settle for the silver medal in the 31st Southeast Asian Games men’s basketball tournament on Sunday at the Thanh Tri Gymnasium in Hanoi, Vietnam. The loss ended the Filipinos’ 33-year reign in the biennial regional meet. The last time time…

Gilas overwhelms hosts Vietnam to inch closer to gold medal in SEA Games
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Gilas overwhelms hosts Vietnam to inch closer to gold medal in SEA Games

The Gilas Pilipinas men’s basketball team overcame the host Vietnam’s raucous crowd and gritty stand to prevail, 88-60, and move closer to the gold medal of the 31st Southeast Asian Games men’s basketball competition on Thursday night at the Thanh Tri Gymnasium in Hanoi, Vietnam. Man-mountain June Mar Fajardo was once again unstoppable as he…

Gilas Women’s score second straight win with romp over Thailand in SEA Games
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Gilas Women’s score second straight win with romp over Thailand in SEA Games

Heroines came aplenty as the Philippine women’s squad whipped rival Thailand 97-81, Wednesday for its second straight win in women’s basketball of the 31st Southeast Asian Games at the Thanh Tri Gymnasium here. Afril Bernardino showed the way with 20 points and 16 rebounds as the Gilas women’s squad took the lead in the round-robin…

Gilas rights ship with 100-32 mauling of Cambodia in Hanoi SEA Games
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Gilas rights ship with 100-32 mauling of Cambodia in Hanoi SEA Games

The Gilas Pilipinas men’s basketball team imposed their will on Cambodia and came away with a 100-32 victory in the 31st Southeast Asian Games men’s basketball tournament on Tuesday at the Thanh Tri Gymnasium in Hanoi, Vietnam. Even though the Gilas won over Thailand, 76-73, in their first outing, the result left a lot to…

Carlos Yulo leads charge as Philippines jostles with Thailand for second place in medal standings of Hanoi SEA Games
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Carlos Yulo leads charge as Philippines jostles with Thailand for second place in medal standings of Hanoi SEA Games

Champion gymnast Carlos Yulo continued his stellar showing in the 31st Southeast Asian Games as he won gold medals in the floor exercise and rings events of the gymnastics competition at the Quan Ngua Sports Palace in Hanoi, Vietnam. As a matter of fact, gymnastics gave the Philippines’ campaign a boost as Fil-American Aleah Finnegan…

Philippines gets gold medals from Carlos Yulo and Jack Escarpe in Hanoi SEA Games
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Philippines gets gold medals from Carlos Yulo and Jack Escarpe in Hanoi SEA Games

World gymnastics champion Carlos Yulo and kurash bet Jack Escarpe gave the Philippines gold medals as action in the 31st Southeast Asian Games in Hanoi, Vietnam went full blast on Friday. Yulo was by no means flawless as he bucked a slip in the pommel horse that incurred a penalty. However, the 22-year-old Tokyo Olympian…

Ateneo Blue Eagles repel UP Fighting Maroons in Game Two to force winner-take-all Game Three in UAAP men’s basketball finals
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Ateneo Blue Eagles repel UP Fighting Maroons in Game Two to force winner-take-all Game Three in UAAP men’s basketball finals

Ateneo de Manila University kept its four-peat dreams alive, shrugging off University of the Philippines, 69-66, to force a do-or-die Game Three in the UAAP Season 84 men’s basketball Finals, Wednesday at the SM Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City. The Blue Eagles finally broke their two-game skid against the Fighting Maroons, who stopped…

La Salle nips UP to force do-or-die game for UAAP finals berth
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La Salle nips UP to force do-or-die game for UAAP finals berth

The De La Salle University Green Archers forced a winner-take-all match for a finals berth after they outlasted the University of the Philippines Fighting Maroons, 83-80, in the UAAP Season 84 men’s basketball Final Four, on Wednesday, at the SM Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City. The two teams will face off one more…

SBP taking its time before deciding on Gilas roster for SEA Games
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SBP taking its time before deciding on Gilas roster for SEA Games

The Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) is taking its time in deciding which players will comprise the Gilas Pilipinas squad that will defend its title in the upcoming Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in Vietnam in May. With the teams gearing up to dislodge the Philippines from the top of the mountain, SBP deputy executive director…

Davao Occidental Tigers dumps CDO Higalas by 36 in Game 1 of PSL Finals
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Davao Occidental Tigers dumps CDO Higalas by 36 in Game 1 of PSL Finals

The Davao Occidental Tigers thrashed the Cagayan de Oro (CDO) Higalas by a whopping 36 points, 95-59, to take Game One of the Cocolife Pilipinas Super League Powered By Smart 5G Pearl of the Orient Cup on Friday night at the Manuel Roxas Sports Complex. Showing that they mean business, the Tigers asserted themselves in…

Meralco amps up the defense to put down Ginebra in Game Three of PBA Governors’ Cup Finals
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Meralco amps up the defense to put down Ginebra in Game Three of PBA Governors’ Cup Finals

The Meralco Bolts put the clamps on Ginebra’s stars to win Game Three, 83-74, and take a 2-1 series lead in the PBA Governors’ Cup Finals on Sunday night at the jampacked Mall of Asia Arena. Tony Bishop and Chris Newsome had excellent performances, finishing with a double-double each to power the Bolts to the…

Ginebra repulses Meralco in Game Two to tie Governors’ Cup Finals
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Ginebra repulses Meralco in Game Two to tie Governors’ Cup Finals

Ginebra import Justin Brownlee stepped up when the Kings needed him the most, scoring several crucial buckets in crunchtime to push them past the Meralco Bolts, 99-93, in Game Two of the best-of-seven Finals of the PBA Governors’ Cup on Friday at the Mall of Asia Arena. Under fire from a resilient Meralco squad that…

Meralco dominates Barangay Ginebra in Game One of Governors’ Cup Finals
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Meralco dominates Barangay Ginebra in Game One of Governors’ Cup Finals

The Meralco Bolts drew first blood against the fancied Barangay Ginebra, taking advantage of the hot shooting of Allein Maliksi and Tony Bishop to defeat the Kings, 104-91, in Game One of the best-of-seven PBA Governors’ Cup Finals on Wednesday night at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. Maliksi kept his torrid shooting going as he produced…

Creamline beats Petro Gazz in thrilling Game One of PVL Open Conference Finals
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Creamline beats Petro Gazz in thrilling Game One of PVL Open Conference Finals

The Creamline Cool Smashers took a step closer towards capturing the championship in the Premier Volleyball League Open Conference after they tripped the Petro Gazz Angels in four sets, 25-16, 23-25, 25-12, 32-30, in Game One of the best-of-three finals on Wednesday night at the jampacked Mall of Asia Arena. The jump-serving, power-hitting Tots Carlos…

Ginebra moves to within a win away from Governors’ Cup finals with rout of NLEX in Game Two
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Ginebra moves to within a win away from Governors’ Cup finals with rout of NLEX in Game Two

The Barangay Ginebra Kings are now just a win away from booking a spot in the PBA Governors’ Cup Finals as they routed the NLEX Road Warriors, 104-94, in Game Two of the best-of-five series on Friday at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay. Playing without star big man Japeth Aguilar who suffered a…