Russia decided on Thursday to contest its ban from major sporting events over doping violations, as President Vladimir Putin slammed its sidelining as unfair and insisted athletes should be able to compete under the national flag.
Title-contenders Spain produced a devastating late burst to seal a 67-60 victory over Italy and squeeze into the Basketball World Cup quarter-finals on Friday -- and take strongly fancied Serbia with them.
DAVAO CITY – Filipino lightweight campaigner Roldan “The Cobra” Aldea knocked out undefeated Mikhail Alexeev of Russia at the RCC Boxing Academy in Ekaterinburg, Russia, on Saturday (July 13).
DAVAO CITY – Three Filipino boxers will slug it out on Saturday (July 13) at THE RCC Boxing Academy in Ekaterinburg, Russia.
MANILA -- Russia led for almost the entire stretch of the game before mauling Gilas Pilipinas Youth by 28 points, 92-64, in their final game in the group stage of the FIBA U19 World Cup at the Heraklion University Hall, Greece early…
Bracketed with perennial heavyweights Greece, Argentina and Russia in Group C, the Philippines will be the underdogs in the Fiba Under-19 World Cup.
Gilas Youth coach Sandy Arespacochaga is expecting have his young squad at full strength a little over a week before it flies to Doha in preparation for the 2019 Fiba Under-19 World Cup.
After spending some time away from home, teen hoop sensation Kai Sotto is set to return in Manila to join Gilas Pilipinas Youth for the 2019 FIBA Under-19 World Cup.