A ‘bittersweet’ win for son who beat his dad in brgy polls

Futch Anthony Inso 05/17/2018

Jackson Matbagon can still vividly remember the time when he was proclaimed as village chief of Barangay Caubian in 2013. He said he celebrated that victory with his whole family including his father who pushed him to…

Diamante allies win in 44 of 54 brgys

Nestle L. Semilla 05/15/2018

ALLIES of Mayor Democrito “Aljun” Diamante of Tuburan town, southwest Cebu dominated the 2018 barangay elections last Monday. Of the 54 villages in the municipality, 44 barangay captains who won in Monday’s polls were known supporters of…

Election candidates from media: 10 bets win, 10 others lose

Morexette Marie B. Erram 05/15/2018

AT LEAST 10 mediamen were successful in their bid to become barangay officials in this years elections while at least 10 others also failed in their election run. The winners included Dennes Tabar, who was elected as…

Zverev beats Thiem to win Madrid Open

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…

Servania, Banal win respective fights in Manila

Glendale G. Rosal 05/14/2018

TWO former ALA Boxing Gym stalwarts, Genesis “Kashimi” Servania and AJ “Bazooka” Banal, won their respective bouts with contrasting results last Sunday in the Survival Instinct: Matira Matibay at the SM Skydome in Quezon City. Servania, scored…

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…

Star bags first win

Brian J. Ochoa 05/12/2018

Games today: Ynares Center 4:30 p.m. – Alaska vs. TNT 6:45 – San Miguel vs. Rain or Shine THE Star Hotshots used a late-game kick to defeat the GlobalPort Batang Pier, 92-87, and bag their first win…

Which school will win Smart’s competition?

PR 05/10/2018

TEN student teams from Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao will battle it out next week in the country’s biggest technology competition, the SWEEP (Smart Wireless Engineering Education Program) Innovation and Excellence Awards. In the running for the top…

Williams couple win in Cetba Friday tournament

Ray Charlie Diaz 05/06/2018

BOWLING couple Terrence and Frenzy Williams topped for the first time the Cebu Tenpin Bowling Association (Cetba) Friday Group weekly bowling tournament last Friday at the SM City Cebu Bowling Center. Terrence Williams scored a total of…

Rookie Mitchell sparks Utah’s Game 2 win

AP 05/03/2018

Houston — Utah had a four-point lead in the fourth quarter on Wednesday night when Donovan Mitchell missed a jumper and sailed above three Houston Rockets to grab the rebound and finish with a nifty one-handed slam.…