TANS Bernas emerged as champion in the resumption of the Davao Tenpin Bowlers Association (Datba) weekly bowling tournament held at the NCCC Mall Davao B3 Center Tuesday evening.
Bernas rolled a total of 866 pins after four games to pocket the P800 top prize.
THE Davao City National High School (DCNHS)-A emerged champion at the close of the 1st Inter-High School Bowling tournament held recently at the Dover Mega Lanes.
DCNHS clinched the title over University of the Immaculate of Conception (UIC) A, DCNHS B, and UIC B that occupied the next three places.
THE seven-member delegation of the Association for the Advancement of Karatedo (AAK)-Davao team hauled a total of three golds, one silver, and three bronzes at the close of the SM Milo Super Karate Kids Age-Group Championships held at SM Marikina, Sunday.
The Rommel Tan-mentored AAK Davao team was bannered by Seth Michael Navvaro of University of the Immaculate of Conception grade school, Lexine Elise Tan of Davao Christian High School, Brent Kendric Tan (DCHS), Kyzzhia Pauline Navarro (UIC-GS), Sofia Agullo (UIC-HS), Daryl Sulla (UIC-HS) and Emmanuel Bayugo (UIC-GS).
THE Ateneo de Davao University (Addu) clinched six titles at the close of the Davao Association of Catholic Schools (Dacs) swimming competition at the Fr. Rodolfo Malasmas, S.J. Swimming Pool, Ateneo de Davao University Matina Campus recently.
In the grade school boys division, Ateneo toppled Assumption College of Davao (ACD) and Stella Maris Academy of Davao (Smad) that placed second and third, respectively while Ateneo also copped the grade school girls title over Smad and ACD.
WILL this year's batch surpass the three-gold medal output of the Filipino boxers in the 1994 Hiroshima Asian Games?
That remains to be seen as four Mindanoans Mark Anthony Barriga, Charly Suarez, Wilfredo Lopez and Mario Fernandez fight for flag and country today in boxing semi-finals of the 17th Asian Games at the Seonhak Gymnasium in Incheon, South Korea today.
DANNY Bonjoc hit a total of 212 pinfalls after two games to emerge champion in the class B division of the Sunday Bowlers Club (SBC) Bowler of the Month finals held recently at the Fair Lanes Bowling Center.
GIVING Green team its first defeat via an 84-80 win in the recent resumption of the Ateneo Grade School Community Association (Agsca) at the Fr. Martinez Sports Complex of the Ateneo de Davao University-Matina campus, Purple dribblers grabbed a share of the lead in the team standings.
THE Philippine College of Technology (PCT)-Medvil improved the team's standing to three wins, one draw and one loss after routing Ateneo de Davao University (AdDU), 5-0, in the resumption of the Davao Football Association (DFA) Inter-Collegiate football tournament held at the Tionko field over the weekend.
MARIO Fernandez of Valencia City, Bukidnon also earned a trip to the semi-finals after beating 2013 Asian champion Shiva Thapa of India via unanimous decision, 30-27, 29-28, 30-27, in their 17th Asian Games men's boxing bantamweight fight at the Seonhak Gymnasium in Incheon, South Korea yesterday.
PAQUITO Santos lived up to his billing by topping the Davao Association of Tenpin Bowlers Association (Datba) September monthly finals held at the NCCC Mall Davao B3 Lanes Sunday evening.
THE Colegio de San Ignacio (CDSI) collected a total of five gold medals at the close of the Davao Association of Private Schools and Administrators, Inc. (Daprisa, Inc.) table tennis competition over the weekend.
THE Sonshine Sports Management, Inc. (SSMI) reigning International Boxing Organization (IBO) world jr. flyweight champion Rey Loreto of Davao City will be pitted against Indonesian Heri Amol for the main event of the second salvo of SSM, Inc. promotion dubbed as "The Clash of the Little Titans" set on October 11, Saturday, at the Almendras Gymnasium Davao City Recreation Center (DCRC).
MAYOR Rody Duterte Cycling Team member Darry Echavez bagged the 20-under category title of the 1,600 loop mountain bike circuit race in the event organized as part of the Bayugan City's San Lorenzo Ruiz fiesta, Agusan del Sur over the weekend.
DAVAO City's Lee Vann Corteza thanked Filipinos based in the United Kingdom for giving his tandem with Dennis Orcollo all-out support as the Philippines' title-defense in the Betway World Cup of Pool at the Mountbatten Centre in Portsmouth, England ended with a 7-9 quarter-final loss to Finland in the quarter-finals.
FOUR years ago, Charly Suarez of Davao del Norte was booted out in the first round. Four years later, he keeps the Philippines' gold medal hopes alive as he barged into the men's lightweight semi-finals of the 17th Asian Asian Games boxing competition at the Seonhak Gymnasium in Incheon, South Korea yesterday.
ART Galendez emerged as champion in Satuday's resumption of the Davao Tenpin Bowlers Association (Datba) weekly tenpin bowling tournament at the NCCC Mall of Davao B3 Center.
SECOND-seeded national master (NM) Alexander Lupian scored 5.5 points edging similar 5.5 chesser rival Harrison Maamo via superior tiebreaks to emerge as champion at the close of the National Chess Federation (NCFP)-sanctioned 1st NCFP Cup held at the NCCC Mall of Davao Food Cove Hall, Saturday.
THE Davao Central College (DCC) bagged a total of 5 golds, one silver, and one bronze in the elementary and secondary chess events at the close of the Davao Association of Private Schools and Administrators, Inc. (Daprisa Inc.) Unit 8 meet held at the Gaisano Mall of Toril, Friday.
THE Gilas Pilipinas managed to end its two-game skid in the quarterfinal round after picking up a victory over Kazakhstan, 67-65, but was eliminated from contention in the next round in the ongoing quarterfinal round of the 2014 Asian Games held at the Hwaseong Sports Gymnasium in Incheon, South Korea yesterday afternoon.
A WIN in their next bouts would assure each of them a bronze medal and ensure them a total cash incentive of P850,000 each - P750,000 from PLDT chair Manny V. Pangilinan, who is also chair of the Association of Boxing Alliances of the Philippines (Abap), and P100,000 from the Philippine Sports Commission.
THE Shepherd My Lambs Christian College Inc. (SMYLCCI) stallions secured its third straight title in the secondary boys sepak takraw event by beating St. Patrick Math-Sci School, 30-23, 30-20, 30-24, 30-22, in their championship match of the ongoing Davao Association of Private Schools and Administrators Inc. (Daprisa Inc.) Unit 8 Meet held at the SMYL court, Wednesday.
THE Solido Football Club (FC) and Intangibles posted their second straight wins by defeating their respective rivals at the start of the Davao Football Association (DFA)-sanctioned 1st Garden Oases Futsal Invitational League held at the Garden Oases Resort and Convention Center basketball gym, Thursday evening.
DAVAO City-born Lee Vann Corteza raised his arms in victory after making a table length two-rail kick 4-9 combination giving defending champion Philippines a 7-5 win over France in the Betway World Cup of Pool Round of 16 match Thursday evening at the Mountbatten Centre in Portsmouth, England.
INCHEON, Korea -- Filipino boxers would fight the rest of the 17th Asian Games on borrowed uniforms.
THE Emar Human and Environmental College (EHEC) collected a total of 23 golds, 11 silvers, and four bronzes to emerge over-all champion in the Private Schools Athletic Association (Prisaa) Unit 5 meet that came to a close Wednesday.
THIRTY players had confirmed to join the 3rd Atty. Jong Guevarra Cup Rapid Chess Tournament that will unfurl on October 4 and 5 at the Gaisano Mall of Toril Atrium, Davao City.
This was bared by Metro Toril Chess Association president Atty. Jong Guevarra, who guested with national arbiter Alfred Moulic, in Thursday's Davao Sportswriters Association (DSA) Forum at the NCCC Mall Davao B3 Center.
A 65-MEMBER University of Mindanao-Davao (UM) delegation will vie for honors in the 2014 National University Games (Uni-Games) on October 20 to 28 at the University of the San Augustine (USA) in Iloilo City.
UM sports director Joaquin "Boy" Sarabia, who was accompanied by UM trackster Sonny Wagdos in the Davao Sportswriters Association (DSA) Forum at the NCCC Mall Davao B3 Center on Thursday, said he is confident that they will win medals especially in the individual events.
THE highly-touted Philippines boxing team went four-out-four as Charly Suarez of Davao del Norte won his first bout late Wednesday night while teammates Wilfredo Lopez and Ian Clark Bautista eliminated their respective foes on Thursday in the ongoing 17th Asian Games men's boxing competition at the Seonhak Gymnasium in Incheon, South Korea.
Bantamweight Mario Fernandez of Valencia City, Bukidnon was the first Filipino fighter who advanced to the second round of eliminations Wednesday afternoon by beating Donchai Thathi of Thailand via unanimous decision.
THE University of Mindanao's stint in the National University Games is the main topic of the Davao Sportswriters Association (DSA) Forum set at 10:30 a.m. today at the NCCC Mall Davao B3 Center.
RONNIE Urdaneta and Glenn Yap emerged champions in the recently-concluded 1st Binigwasay Mountain Bike Challenge in an out-and-back course at the Panabo City Hall.