Cebu City adds four golds as competition in swimming, athletics ends

Glendale Rosal, Mars G. Alison 05/23/2018

  Athletes from Cebu City added four gold medals early Wednesday as competition in swimming and athletics in the Philippine National Games 2018 came to an end at the Cebu City Sports Center. Gold medalists for Cebu…

Guardo eyes more aqua sports events to be held in Cebu City

Ray Charlie Diaz 05/21/2018

  In the hopes of fulfilling a dream to make Cebu City the country’s sports hub, Cebu City Councilor Jerry Guardo is pushing for more aqua sports to be held in the seas off the South Road…

Cesafi Partner’s Cup returns

Jonas N. Panerio 05/18/2018

  After a very quiet summer, teams of the Cesafi shift up to high gear as they compete in the 9th Cesafi Partner’s Cup, which starts next month at the Cebu Coliseum. Slated to commence on June…

Zverev beats Thiem in Madrid Open final, Kvitova bags women’s crown

AP 05/14/2018

MADRID — Second-seeded Alexander Zverev eased past fifth-seeded Dominic Thiem 6-4, 6-4 to win the Madrid Open on Sunday, claiming his second title in a week. The German broke Thiem’s opening service games in each set and…

Cebu Province downs 8X8 to stay unbeaten

Ray Charlie Diaz 05/11/2018

  Cebu Province defeated 8×8, 25-21, 25-22, 25-20, in the Men’s Division of the Cebu City Mayor’s Cup Open Volleyball Tournament 2018 on Friday at the University of San Carlos (USC) Gym. Cebu Province now has an…

The 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTS: The handsome sports wagon

Carl Cabusas 04/30/2018

  IF YOU like the new Volkswagen Golf, there is no reason not to like the new Golf GTS. In Europe, they call it the sports wagon, trying to veer away from the boxy and the not…

Rockets still rolling, rout Jazz in Game 1

AP 04/30/2018

  HOUSTON — James Harden scored 41 points and the Houston Rockets raced out to a huge lead and sailed to a 110-96 win over the Utah Jazz in Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals on…

Cavs survive, make second round

AP 04/30/2018

  CLEVELAND — LeBron James wasn’t ready to go home or to Philadelphia or Los Angeles. He’s heading to Toronto, bringing a Cavaliers team that isn’t done yet. Unwilling to sit despite battling leg cramps in the…

Open volleyball tournament aimed at boosting sports tourism program

Ray Charlie Diaz 04/26/2018

In the hopes of bolstering its sports tourism program, the Cebu City Sports Commission and the Cebu City government will hold a volleyball tournament dubbed Cebu City Mayor’s Cup Volleyball Open Tournament 2018 on May 6 to…

Spurs avoid sweep

AP 04/23/2018

SAN ANTONIO — Manu Ginobili scored 10 of his 16 points in the fourth quarter of what could have been his final home game with the Spurs, and San Antonio beat the Golden State Warriors 103-90 on…