Cebuano netters vie in PPS-PEPP Dumaguete leg

John Carlo A. Villaruel 10/14/2017

THERE’S nothing tougher than winning on the road, and these six Cebuano netters hope to achieve such feat as they contend for top honors in the Palawan Pawnshop – Palawan Express Pera Padala (PPS-PEPP) regional tennis competition…

Abarquez makes semis

John Carlo A. Villaruel 06/17/2017

CEBUANA tennis sensation Elizabeth Abarquez pulled off a 7-6 (4), 6-1 victory over Jazelle Madis to advance to the 16-U girls semifinal round of the Palawan Pawnshop- Palawan Express Pera Padala (PPS-PEPP) regional tennis tournament yesterday in…

De Asis wins three crowns in Palawan net

John Carlo Villaruel 04/20/2017

ROAD wins are sweet but it couldn’t be more melodious for Kiana de Asis as she made her trip worthwhile by becoming the biggest winner in the Palawan Pawnshop – Palawan Express Pera Padala (PPS-PEPP) regional tennis…

Cuizon targets two titles

John Carlo Villaruel 03/11/2017

CEBUANO Chad Connor Cuizon is on the threshold of pulling off a twin kill yesterday after punching two finals tickets in the Palawan Pawnshop-Palawan Express Pera Padala (PPS-PEPP) regional tennis tournament in La Carlota, Negros Occidental. The…

Arcilla caps year with domination of Dagitab net

John Carlo Villaruel 12/21/2016

JOHNNY Arcilla has made winning titles a habit this year. And yesterday was another case in point as the 36-year-old who is the country’s top netter pulled off a twinkill in the Palawan Pawnshop – Palawan Express…

Gigantic showdown looms

John Carlo Villaruel 12/20/2016

Defending champion Johnny Arcilla and Patrick John Tierro are on a collision course after they both advanced to the semifinal round of the men’s open of the Palawan Pawnshop – Palawan Express Pera Padala (PPS-PEPP) Dagitab Festival…

Ledama breaks Cebuanos’ hearts

John Carlo Villaruel 12/19/2016

He captured two titles in the season-ending Palawan Pawnshop-Palawan Express Pera Padala (PPS-PEPP) Dagitab Festival regional tennis tournament and broke not a few Cebuano hearts in the process. Nilo Ledama’s tennis smarts were on full display yesterday…

Enriquez wins in all-Cebu final

John Carlo Villaruel 12/18/2016

PARDO’S Norman Joseph Enriquez prevailed over Naga City’s John Clyde Laquio in an all-Cebuano final, 6-1, 6-0, to grab the 18-under boys’ title of the Palawan Pawnshop – Palawan Express Pera Padala (PPS-PEPP) Dagitab Festival regional tennis…

PERFECT ENDING?: Arcilla looks to sweep major titles as men’s open event of Dagitab Festival tennis starts

John Carlo Villaruel 12/16/2016

The country’s number one tennis player Johnny Arcilla guns for a stellar end to what has been a banner year for him as he looks to sweep the Palawan Pawnshop-Palawan Express Pera Padala (PPS-PEPP) major titles when…

Alforque books two q’final tickets

John Carlo Villaruel 12/15/2016

Venz Alforque took advantage of the familiar confines to cruise to easy victories that earned him two quarterfinal tickets in the Palawan Pawnshop-Palawan Express Pera Padala (PPS-PEPP) Dagitab Festival regional tennis tournament yesterday at the Naga City…