By Frances Mangosing
At a newly unveiled school playground here, children happily mobbed their way to play amid drizzles. This is finally a reprieve from the trauma caused by super-typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) that struck nearly seven months ago.
THE GLOBALPORT Batang Pier prevailed in a battle between two teams desperately seeking a playoff berth as they edged out the Alaska Aces, 91-88, in an overtime thriller last night in the 39th PBA Philippine Cup at the Araneta Coliseum. With their fifth win in 13 games, the Batang Pier earned at least a playoff [...]
The cold weather didn’t stop the red-hot Kenyans from dominating again the annual Cebu City Marathon as they came away with titles in the premiere 42-kilometer and 21k races yesterday. Manila-based Irene Kipchumba became back-to-back champion in the women’s 42k open division while Jackson Chirchir improved his second place finish last year to rule the [...]
NEWLY ELECTED Cebu Executives and Professionals Chess Association (Cepca) president Engineer Jerry Maratas plans a more aggressive stance this year as he introduced several innovative changes in the policies and programs. During Friday’s Cepca first meeting for the year held at Lola Saling’s Grill and Seafood Restaurant in brgy. Casuntingan, Mandaue City, Maratas introduced new [...]
ALL EYES WILL be on the two visiting squads from New Zealand and Australia as they strut their stuff against the best girls high school volleyball teams in the country when the 11th Shakey’s Girls Volleyball League Tournament of Champions unveils today at the Ninoy Aquino Stadium. Cebu’s very own University of San Jose-Recoletos (USJ-R) [...]