Gintong Gawad 2022 awardees feature in PSC’s Rise Up!

The Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) stays committed to recognizing outstanding contributions and initiatives related to women and sports development at the grassroots level through...

Accor recruiting 12,000 temporary workers to help accommodate Qatar’s World Cup fans

DOHA — Hotel operator Accor is recruiting 12,000 temporary overseas employees to operate 65,000 empty rooms in apartments and homes in Qatar as temporary...

Nadal overcomes third set wobble to reach second round

LONDON — Rafael Nadal made a stuttering but rousing return to the grass on Tuesday, beating 41st-ranked Argentine Francisco Cerundolo 6-4, 6-3, 3-6, 6-4...

John Wall will receive buyout, join Clippers

John Wall will get a buyout from the Houston Rockets of the final year on his contract and will sign with the Los Angeles...

PBA vows to give opponents at EASL a ‘run for their money’

PHILIPPINE representatives have yet to be determined with the ongoing 2022 Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) Philippine Cup, but Commissioner Willie Marcial vows an all-out campaign to fly the flag high in the East Asia Super League (EASL) when it opens its inaugural season as the continent’s first regional league starting in October.

PVL Invitational kicks off on July 9 at Filoil Arena

THE Premier Volleyball League (PVL) will hope to ride the momentum of its record-performance in its Open Conference early this year as it stages the PVL Invitational unfurling on July 9 at the Filoil Flying V Arena.

SEAG gold medalist seeks help for her Olympic dream

SOUTHEAST Asian Games (SEAG) fencing gold medalist Samantha Catantan is dreaming the Olympic dream.

Kyrie Irving exercises option to stay with Nets in 2022-23

IN AN apparent change of heart, Kyrie Irving exercised his option with the Brooklyn Nets for the 2022-2023 season, The Athletic and ESPN reported on Monday evening.

Serena returns to Wimbledon hoping to banish ghosts of 2021

NEARLY a year to the day since Serena Williams last played a singles match on the Tour, the tennis great returns to Wimbledon’s Centre Court where her awe-inspiring career almost came to a tearful end.

Alcaraz survives five-set whirlwind to reach Wimbledon second round

LONDON — It might not have been the workout Carlos Alcaraz was hoping for as he nursed a sore elbow but the Spaniard showed why he is considered the next big thing as he toppled Jan-Lennard Struff 4-6, 7-5, 4-6, 7-6(3), 6-4 in the Wimbledon first round.


By Anthony L. Cuaycong
It’s easy to categorize Kyrie Irving’s decision to opt in to the last year of his contract with the Nets as a no-brainer.

Gilas Pilipinas girls team sweeps Pool A with outright semis berth

UNDEFEATED Gilas Pilipinas girls youth team bolstered its Division A promotion bid with an outright semifinals berth in the 2022 FIBA U16 Women’s Asian Champion in Amman, Jordan.
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