Laylo, Bersamina capture silver medal

THE Philippines will not be going home empty-handed in chess for the second Southeast Asian Games edition. Grandmaster Darwin Laylo and International Master (IM) Paulo Bersamina delivered the country’s first medal in the sport after snatching a silver medal in the men’s rapid team event. The Filipinos drew with the Vietnamese, 1-1, to claim the […]

UP Maroons edges Ateneo to win UAAP men’s basketball crown and end 36-year title drought

The University of the Philippines Fighting Maroons are champions once again as they defeated the powerhouse Ateneo de Manila University Blue Eagles, 72-69, in overtime of the winner-take-all Game Three to rule over the UAAP Season 84 men’s basketball tournament on Friday at the jampacked SM Mall of Asia Arena.Butuan City native Joel Cagulangan pushed […]

UP Fighting Maroons stun Ateneo de Manila University, now just win away from UAAP men’s basketball title

The University of the Philippines Fighting Maroons came from behind to defeat the four-time defending champions Ateneo de Manila University Blue Eagles, 81-74, in Game One of the UAAP Season 84 men’s basketball best-of-three finals on Sunday at the SM Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City.With the win, the Fighting Maroons now have a […]