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Gilas Pilipinas break FIBA jinx with vengeance exit over Senegal

Gilas Pilipinas break FIBA jinx with vengeance exit over Senegal

“TOO LATE BUT REALLY WORTH IT” Finally, for 40 years of battles, Gilas Pilipinas successfully bounced back from grave erasing all their heartbreaks inside the Seville Arena after putting a show in FIBA Basketball World Cup 2014 as they seized first ever victory over Team Senegal to post the 81-79 see-saw victory. Jimmy Alapag, playing […]

Negros swimmers  to compete in Bangkok

Swimming against other teams on November 29-30, 2014, 12 swimmers from Negros will be competing in this year’s Royal Bangkok Meet in Bangkok, Thailand. The swimmers were selected by the Philippine Swimming League headed by former national swimmer Susan Papa after qualifying in different swimming competitions. Nine of them are from the Panaad Swimming Team […]

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Philippines captures Most Valuable Fan Best Country award in FIBA

As expected, the United States with crushing performances, won the gold in the 2014 FIBA World Cup but the Philippines celebrated its return to the world championship after 36 years with its first victory in the tournament in 40 years and by winning the Most Valuable Fan Best Country award. The Philippines won the heart […]

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Igbaras NHS ‘Dynamic Seniors’ lead “Hinampang sa Hayskul 2014”

Dominating most of the ball games and board games, the Dynamic Seniors amassed 201 points as they showed superiority after trampling all other competing teams in the “Hinampang sa Hayskul 2014” at Igbaras National High School. Aside from ball games, the program kicked-off with cheers and yells followed by thrilling games in basketball, volleyball, soccer, […]

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Lady Troopers continue V-League bid after firing Cagayan Valleys

Following Philippine Army’s triumph, the Lady Troopers romped away with head as they successfully clinched the coveted championship title after ending Cagayan Valley’s journey in the Shakey’s V-League Season 11 Open Conference. The Lady Troopers won a second league title as they downed deposed champion Cagayan Valley 25-14, 25-7, 25-23, in the title sealing Game […]

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Kite Surfing attracts water sports enthusiasts in Iloilo

As part of Iloilo City’s 77th Charter Day Celebration, Ilonggo sports enthusiasts experienced the first Invitational Tournament at Villa Beach area wherein surfers showcased their talents and skills in this new water sports event. Organized by Jaybee Espino together with Iloilo City Council led by Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog, the first kite surfing tournament was […]

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Boracay paddlers submerge  other teams in Dragon Boat Competition

With a blistering 43.45 seconds finish in men’s division of the recently concluded DoubleDragon Boat Competition in Iloilo River Wharf, the Boracay Sea Dragons out paddled its 12 competitors as they proved supremacy grabbing this year’s crown. Closing the gap with just 43.97 seconds, the Boracay All-Star failed to defend their back-to-back title aspiration as […]

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Pinoy archer takes home first ever Olympic gold after 18 years

After 18 years of waiting, a 16-year-old Filipino archer Gabriel Moreno made a historical mark in the field of sporting events as he proved supremacy after snatching a gold medal in the mixed team event of archery in the Nanjing Youth Olympic Games (YOG). This is the first time the Philippines won a gold medal […]

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Kirayan NHS cheers for Pabalhas 2014

For secondary schools, the month of August is considered as ‘Month of Hinampang’ or in other words, a time for intramurals and sports meets wherein student athletes are competing in several ball games. Kirayan National High School in Miag-ao is one of the secondary schools which recently hold their Pabalhas 2014 as part of their […]

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Eight year-old Ilonggo, National Taekwondo gold medalist

“No pain, No game.” A very recognizable yet powerful line uttered by an eight year-old Elisha Venice E. Aguilar, a national champion and gold medalist in Taekwondo during the National Poomsae competition in Manila wherein she represented the Western Visayas region. Aguilar, a grade three student of Ateneo de Iloilo with a height of 136 […]

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