Sports

Philippine Navy holds football for peace

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Navy hosted a friendly soccer game with 200 children from Mindanao attending. Called “Football for Peace”, said event aims to spread the message of peace and hope to the children of Mindanao. (Eagle News Service, Jay Paul Carlos, Jericho Morales, MRFaith Bonalos with a report from Onin Miranda) [youtube id = 9cY7UfsTt5M]

Pacquiao Mayweather stamps now available

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Postal Corporation (PhlPost) announced that the “Pacquiao-Mayweather Fight of the Century” postage stamps are now available for ten pesos each. PhlPost issued half a million copies of said postage stamps. In addition, PhlPost also issued 30,000 souvenir sheets worth forty pesos each. Said postage stamps and souvenir sheets are available in the main office of PhlPost as well as their local branches all over the Philippines. (Eagle News Service Jay […]

Pacquiao undergoes 12 sparring sessions

AFTER his media workout at the Wild Card Gym, Manny Pacquiao will now undergo 12 sparring sessions, which is two more than his past sessions. The said gym was jam-packed with Pacquiao’s fans. On the other hand, Pacquiao is said to be content with his condition. (Eagle News Service, Jay Paul Carlos, Jericho Morales, Vince Alvin Villarin) [youtube id=U2TNxNQUnfo]

Phelps, returns to swimming

UNITED States of America, April 18, (Eagle News) – The world’s no.1 swimmer is back after his suspension due to a driving-under-influence arrest. Michael Phelps joined and won the 100-meter butterfly heat in a swimming competition. It is expected that Phelps will compete in the 2016 Olympics in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. (Eagle News Service Jay Paul Carlos, Jericho Morales, Vince Alvin Villarin) [youtube id=CiIynrFzFsg]

Barcelona prepare to face PSG

IN the last eight, Barcelona prepared on Tuesday (April 14) to face Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) in the French capital in the Champions League quarter finals. Barca coach Luis Enrique told reporters the game against Laurent Blanc’s team wouldn’t be a walk in the park. “We had the opportunity of facing Paris St. Germain many times in the last few years. They always showed how a good team they were. That put them as one of […]

Laban nina Pacquiao at Mayweather, mapapanood ng libre sa Caloocan

LIBRENG mapapanuod ng mga residente ng Caloocan City ang laban ng tinagurian Pambansang-Kamao at Saranggani Cong. Manny Pacquiao laban kay Floyd Mayweather Jr. sa darating Mayo 3, 2015. Ayon kay Caloocan City Mayor Oscar Malapitan, mayroon 12-lugar sa lungsod na puwedeng mapanuoran ng mga taga-Caloocan ang mega-fight of the century – Pacquiao vs Mayweather, live via satellite at tuloy-tuloy itong mapapanuod dahil walang patalastas. “This is the fight everyone is waiting for”, Malapitan said, adding […]

Hundreds participate in Baghdad’s ‘victory marathon’

Around one thousand runners participated in a two-kilometer race in the center of Baghdad on Monday (April 6), which has been officially designated as Iraq’s Sport Day by the Ministry of Youth and Sports. The race started at 10am local time in Abu Nawas Street, continued alongside the Tigris River and ended in a soccer field on the same street. The weather was kind to the so-called ‘victory marathon’, with sunny conditions throughout. The race […]

Mayweather and Pacquiao conduct media workout

Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather, Jr. will conduct media workout for their mega-fight on May 2. Said media workout will give fans the opportunity to see their respective idols’ improvement after months of preparation. [youtube id=CWcQJsJmDTU]

Maze relaxes but still wins

World and Olympic Champion skier Tina Maze of Slovenia enjoyed herself on the slopes of Lenzerheide on Sunday (March 29), winning the Red Bull SKiLLS race, a combination of all four classic skiing disciplines. Combining super-G, slalom, downhill and giant slalom, the fun event gives the top skiers a chance to relax but still test their skills. Maze beat Denise Feierabend of Switzerland and Klara Krizova of Czech Republic to take the honors and said […]