Crucial fight Suarez must beat Brazilian

Friday, January 30, 2015 - 11:26 p.m.

FILIPINO Asian Games silver medalist Charly Suarez of Davao del Norte continues his quest for a 2016 Rio Olympics berth as he fights Robson Donato Conceicao in the Aiba Pro Boxing men's lightweight division at the Daulet Sports Complex in Astana, Kazakhstan 10 p.m. Friday (Philippines time).

Cabalquinto's foe overweight

Friday, January 30, 2015 - 11:26 p.m.

SARANGANI Congressman Manny Pacquiao Stable's Adones Cabalquinto will just have to beat Thailand's Denkamon Pakdee Gym when they fight each other for the vacant IBF Asia Junior welterweight championship belt at the Almendras Gym Davao City Recreation Center.

CMO clobbers BJMP in tune up match

Friday, January 30, 2015 - 11:26 p.m.

THE City Mayor's Office (CMO) hacked out an 88-68 victory over the Bureau of Jail Management of Penology, 88-68, in a tune-up game Wednesday night at the Almendras Gym Davao City Recreation Center.

Cabalquinto, Palicte ready for Tibay ng Pinoy 6

Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 09:49 p.m.

DAVAO del Norte native Adones Cabalquinto and Aston Palicte of Bago City, Negros Occidental, are all set to go all-out when they face separate foes in the "Tibay ng Pinoy 6" of MP Promotions set to unfurl at 5 p.m. tomorrow, Saturday, at the Almendras Gym Davao City Recreation Center.

Both boxers were guests along with promoter Joven Jimenez and coach Brix Ambray in Thursday's Davao Sportswriters Association (DSA) Forum at the NCCC Mall Food Cove Function Hall.

Marundan bags flyweight title

Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 09:48 p.m.

MUAY Thai newbie Byron Mallari Marundan of Gan Soo Do Red Knights copped the men's flyweight division title of the main event of the recently-concluded King's Sword American-Bushido-Kai Karate (ABKA) Fight Night XIV held recently at the NCCC Mall Davao Kadayawan Hall.

Marundan bested Jessner Jay Ang of King's Sword in their flyweight division championship match as the latter suffered a neck injury, prompting the referee to stop the fight.

Woods, Spieth at Phoenix Open

Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 09:47 p.m.

NEWS about the PGA Tour. Last week's Humana Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation was a success. Former President Clinton was happy with the turnout and he plans to continue supporting this event in the years to come.

This year, he was glad that many of the top players showed up for this event. You are probably wondering why he mentioned that. This tournament usually coincides with the huge European golf tour event which is the Dubai Desert Classic. So, many of the top players get invited to this grand event.

MP Boxing DSA topic

Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 12:02 a.m.

THE "Tibay ng Pinoy 6" presented by MP Promotions is the main dish at today's Davao Sportswriters Association (DSA) Forum at the NCCC Mall Food Cove Hall.

Serrano shines at tenpin tournament

Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 12:02 a.m.

ABSALON "Romy" F. Serrano Jr. won the Davao Tenpin Bowlers Association (Datba) weekly qualifying tournament held at the NCCC Mall Davao B3 Center Tuesday.

Wagdos strikes anew at trackfest

Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 12:01 a.m.

MULTIPLE gold medalist Sonny Wagdos of the University of Mindanao (UM) lived up to his billing by winning in his favorite 5,000 meters open event of the 2014-Davao City-Team Blue Knights Monthly Track that resumed recently at the Ateneo de Davao University (AdDU) Fr. Martinez Sports Complex in Matina, Davao City.

Poblacion-A, Tugbok demolish DBL rivals

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 11:53 p.m.

THE Poblacion-A, Tugbok and Buhangin Districts beat their opponents to move up in the standings as the Duterte Basketball League (DBL) Inter-Political Basketball Championships resumed at the Almendras Gym Davao City Recreation Center (DCRC) Wednesday.

600 athletes vying in Ceap sportsfest

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 11:52 p.m.

DAVAO City Mayor Rodrigo R. Duterte is expected to attend the opening of the Catholic Education Association of the Philippines (Ceap) Mindanao Games that opens on 8 a.m. Thursday at the University of the Immaculate of Conception (UIC) gym.

Peloton, Cruz lift CMO's 9th win

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 11:51 p.m.

MICHAEL Peloton and Jaime Cruz stepped up in a big way as the City Mayor's Office (CMO) stormed past Everball Columbia Computer Center, 114-89, in Game 9 of the 2015 Basketball Friendly Series at the Almendras Gym Davao City Recreation Center.

Offsourcing, Iqor axe wins

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 11:08 p.m.

THE Offsourcing Philippines Inc. and Iqor axed contrasting wins over their respective rivals to secure their debut wins at the start of the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP)-sanctioned 3rd Davao Call Center League at the Moñtana Gymnasium over the weekend.

Poblacion-B, Talomo keep unbeaten cards

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 10:54 p.m.

THE Poblacion-B and Talomo Districts stretched their win streaks after eking out convincing wins over their respective rivals in the resumption of the 2015 Duterte Basketball League (DBL) Inter-Political District Basketball Championships at the Almendras Gym Davao City Recreation Center Monday.

Dabawenyo pintoppler bags P50,000, trophy

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 10:52 p.m.

DAVAO City pintoppler Luzonio "Sonny" Dimaano of Davao Tenpin Bowlers Association (Datba) emerged champion in the master's division title at the close of the 16th Bowling Tenpin Association (BTA)-Cebu Sinulog Open National Tournament held recently at the Gaisano Bowlingflex in Cebu City over the weekend.

SBC bowlers of the month bared

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 10:51 p.m.

DANNY Bonhoc, Rudy Castillo and Liza Berandoy topped their respective divisions in the recently-concluded Sunday Bowlers Club (SBC) bowler of the month finals at the Fairlanes bowling Center Sunday evening.

Late surge propels CMO past IBP Davao

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 10:50 p.m.

THE City Mayor's Office (CMO) played steely confidence and implausible composure to mount a last second surge en-route to a pulsating 68-67 victory over IBP Davao on Monday night in their Basketball Friendly Series at the Almendras Gym Davao City Recreation Center.

PCT, Sakya-SOS bag crowns

Monday, January 26, 2015 - 11:29 p.m.

THE Philippine College of Technology-Medvil (PCT) and Sakya-SOS Football Club (FC) ruled their respective divisions at the close of the Philippine Football Federation-Davao Football Association (PFF-DFA) Football Championships held at the Tionko football field over the weekend.

Rabe cops title

Monday, January 26, 2015 - 11:28 p.m.

VETERAN Paul Rabe topped the just-concluded Davao Tenpin Bowlers Association (Datba) weekly qualifying tournament held at the NCCC Mall Davao B3 Center over the weekend.

Blue Knights take Game 1

Monday, January 26, 2015 - 11:27 p.m.

THE Ateneo de Davao University (AdDU) Blue Knights buried 11 three-pointers to beat Jose Maria College (JMC) Kings, 72-70, in a come-from-behind fashion in Game 1 of their 12th Gaisano Grand Cup men's college division best-of-three finals series at the Gaisano Grand Citimall Sunday evening.

Bare SBC monthly winners

Monday, January 26, 2015 - 11:27 p.m.

DANNY Bonhoc, Rudy Castillo and Liza Berandoy topped their respective divisions in the recently-concluded Sunday Bowlers Club (SBC) bowler of the month finals at the Fairlanes bowling Center Sunday evening.

MVP invites Davao's Cua to welcome Fiba officials

Monday, January 26, 2015 - 11:27 p.m.

SAMAHANG Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) Mindanao Basketball Region B director Regino "Boy" Cua has been invited to attend the welcome gala prepared for the visit of the 2019 Basketball World Cup Evaluation Commission.

JMC, AdDU clash in Gaisano Grand Cup final

Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 10:47 p.m.

THE Jose Maria College (JMC) Kings arranged a titular showdown against Ateneo de Davao University (AdDU) Blue Knights the after trouncing their respective rivals in their semis games of the 12th Gaisano Grand Cup held at the Gaisano Grand Citimall Skygym Illustre on Sunday.

JMC Kings hacked out a 60-55 victory over the St. John Paul College of Davao (SJPCD) Saints to secure the first slot in the finals.

God bless you John

Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 10:46 p.m.

HE IS the all-around guard forward of a little known inter-bank basketball league in Davao City, our youngest son John Philip, who is celebrating his 28th Birthday today.

When John was only a boy in the elementary, he went back to school one Monday morning with a hero’s welcome from his classmates chanting John Philip, John Philip.

Poblacion B, Talomo keep unbeaten slates

Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 10:44 p.m.

POBLACION B and Talomo Districts kept their winning streaks by hacking out contrasting wins as the 2015 Duterte Basketball League (DBL) Inter-Political Basketball Championships resumed Friday at the Almendras Gym Davao City Recreation Center.

Poblacion-B crushed Baguio District, 92-76, behind Brgy. Capt. Erlan Guevarra who poured in 21 points while fellow Brgy. Capt. Rolando Bantayan and Brgy. Councilor Bitoy Cabantug chipped in 19 and 18, respectively.

PWC overcomes Xavier, 68-52

Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 10:43 p.m.

THE Philippine Women's College (PWC) Baby Patriots drew first blood by beating Xavier University-Ateneo de Cagayan, 68-52, in the boys mini event of the 1st Magis Cup Basketball tournament held at the Ateneo de Davao University (AdDU) Fr. Martinez Sports Complex-Matina campus yesterday.

PCT, Lady Knights barge into championship

Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 10:43 p.m.

THE Philippine College of Technology (PCT) and Lady Knights Football Club (FC) demolished their respective rivals to book the first finals tickets of their respective divisions as the Philippine Football Federation-Davao Football Association (PFF-DFA) Under-15 Boys and Under-14 Girls Championships resumed at the Tionko Football field yesterday.

PCT toppled Ateneo de Davao University (AdDU) in their Under-15 boys semis clash, 4-1.

Karate champ

Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 10:42 p.m.

LYA Marie Presbitero Carillo eyes another Philippine National Games stint in May this year following a a one gold and two silver medal output in the 2014 Philippine Olympic Committee-Philippine Sports Commission (POC-PSC) Batang Pinoy Championships in Bacolod City last December.

She topped the girls +56kg kumite and placed second in girls +45 and +56kg kata events.

Tan wins tenpin weekly

Friday, January 23, 2015 - 09:48 p.m.

UNHERALDED Roy Tan topped the recently-concluded Davao Tenpin Bowlers Association (Datba) weekly qualifying tournament held at the NCCC Mall Davao B3 Center Tuesday evening.

Tan hit a total of 807 pinfalls after four games to pocket the P900 top purse, outclassing Ray Snyder and John Galendez who finished second and third, respectively.

Ibsa chessfest set Jan. 26-27

Friday, January 23, 2015 - 09:47 p.m.

THE Ibsa World Championships and Games Davao chess eliminations will get underway on Monday and Tuesday at the NCCC Mall Food Cove Hall.

This was bared by National Chess Federation of the Philippines (NCFP) Regional Director James Infiesto to Sun.Star Davao in an e-mailed statement furnished to Sun.Star Davao on Friday.

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