Tokyo Olympics won’t allow spectators from abroad

Spectators from overseas were barred from attending this year’s Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 to prevent the spread of Covid-19.The decision was made in a virtual meeting of five parties — the International Olympic Committee, Tokyo Metropolitan Government,...

Aldin Ayo makes coaching return, this time in 3×3 basketball

By Months after being banned indefinitely from coaching in the UAAP, Aldin Ayo was tapped to coach the Chooks-to-Go Pilipinas team that will represent the Philippines in international FIBA 3x3 basketball tournaments."I'm very grateful because for me, this will bring...

Palace wary of ‘witch hunts’ in SEA Games probe

Palace wary of ‘witch hunts’ in SEA Games probe

“The 30th SEA Games showcased not only our local athletes at their best but also demonstrated our successful hosting of a world-class sporting event. Let us, therefore, not dishonor the men and women who gave honor and glory to the country by engaging in political innuendos and witch hunts,” Palace spokesman Harry Roque said in a statement.

Final UAAP, IATF verdict on UST ‘bubble’ out Sept. 1 — PSC

Final UAAP, IATF verdict on UST ‘bubble’ out Sept. 1 — PSC

The inter-agency probe into the University of Santo Tomas (UST) Growling Tigers' alleged violation of quarantine protocols will have a verdict on Sept. 1, the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) said in a statement. The investigations are being conducted by the PSC,...

VALORANT Pacific Open starts Aug. 17

VALORANT Pacific Open starts Aug. 17

Regional qualifiers for The VALORANT Pacific Open, a series of VALORANT tournaments that started early last month, will begin on Aug. 17, organizers said.

Takeaways from Day 1 of NBA’s return

Takeaways from Day 1 of NBA’s return

The NBA is officially back. After a four-month hiatus, four teams returned to action on Friday (Philippine time) for the official start of the seeding games leading to the playoffs. Here are some takeaways:

PH racing school shifts to ‘sim racing’ due to pandemic

PH racing school shifts to ‘sim racing’ due to pandemic

A racing school in the Philippines digitized its activities turning them into virtual racing and esports, embracing the “new normal” due to the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic which postponed the holding of sporting activities indefinitely.

Cignal inks 3-year TV broadcast deal with NBA

Cignal inks 3-year TV broadcast deal with NBA

The NBA is set to return to Philippine TV as the league has signed a three-year broadcast deal with Cignal TV prior to the restart of the 2019-2020 season. "We're very happy that we are finally able to close this deal with the NBA even during the pandemic, even during...