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Curry to the rescue as Warriors down Blazers for 2-0 lead

San Francisco, United States | AFP | -- Stephen Curry scored 37 points as the Golden State Warriors fought back to defeat the Portland Trail Blazers 114-111 and take a 2-0 lead in their NBA Western Conference finals series on Thursday. Curry sparked a 14-3 run for the Warriors as the NBA champions overturned a 108-1 ...

Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors dribbles past Seth Curry of the Portland Trail Blazers in game two of the Western Conference Finals on May ...

Agence France Presse | 2 days ago

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Davao City to aim for top 10 finish in National Paralympic Games

Davao City hopes to barge into the top 10 in the forthcoming National Paralympic Games in Malolos, Bulacan on May 23 to June 1, 2019. Having finished 14th in last year's National Paralympic Games in Marikina City, Davao City is confident it can surpass its output of 14 golds, 26 silvers, and seven bronzes in 201 ...

Romeo Braceros | 2 days ago

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Successful National PRISAA hosting a priority for Region 11

Region 11 is prioritizing a successful staging of the National Private Schools Athletic Association (PRISAA) meet over an overall championship in the games featuring some of the top athletes from private schools around the Philippines. National PRISAA president Ma. Lita Montalban said the overall championship will a ...

Romeo Braceros | 2 days ago

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PSC-backed barangay futsal tournament launched in Davao

Around 200 children are part of Barangay 76-A’s Summer Futsal Clinic officially launched on Saturday, May 11, at the gym in Phase 1 of SIR in Matina, Davao City. Philippine Sports Commissioner (PSC) Charles Raymond A. Maxey, during a brief statement at the opening ceremony of the clinic, said the PSC is happy ...

MDM | 3 days ago

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China to host 2023 Asian Cup after Korea withdraw bid

Seoul, South Korea | AFP | -- South Korea have abandoned their bid to stage football's Asian Cup in 2023, authorities said, leaving the sole other bidders China with a free run to become hosts. The Korea Football Association (KFA) said in a statement it had pulled out to "strategically focus" on a join ...

Agence France Presse | 3 days ago

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Lopez to rescue as Bucks down Raptors in opener

Los Angeles, United States | AFP | -- Brook Lopez scored 29 points as the Milwaukee Bucks staged a late rally to defeat the Toronto Raptors 108-100 in the opening game of their NBA Eastern Conference finals clash on Wednesday. Lopez helped spark a run of 10 unanswered points in the final three minutes as the Bucks f ...

Brook Lopez and Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks hug after defeating the Toronto Raptors in game one of the Eastern Conference Finals on M ...

Agence France Presse | 3 days ago

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SMB wins 5th straight PBA Philippine Cup title

MANILA -- San Miguel Beermen won its fifth straight PBA Philippine Cup title with a come-from-behind win over Magnolia Hotshots, 72-71, in Game 7 of the finals at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City. Beerman Alex Cabagnot drilled the game-winning jumper with 57.2 seconds left as the Beermen came back from a 17 ...

PNA | 3 days ago

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Dalayon wins METBA-DAVAO April monthly finals

Rene Dalayon recently won the April monthly finals of the Metro Davao Tenpin Bowlers Association (METBA-DAVAO) at the SM Lanang Bowling Center. A total of 14 bowlers qualified for the finals, including top qualifier and METBA-DAVAO President Atty. Joseph Flores. The 14 finalists played a six-game ...

Daniel Joaquin | 4 days ago

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New Orleans Pelicans will pick first in NBA draft

Chicago, United States | AFP | -- The New Orleans Pelicans won the NBA draft lottery on Tuesday and will have the chance to make collegiate superstar Zion Williamson the top pick on June 20. The New York Knicks, Cleveland Cavaliers and Phoenix Suns each had a 14 percent chance of landing the number one selection und ...

Agence France Presse | 4 days ago

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Davaoeño UAAP stars hope to carry DLSU Season 81 football supremacy

Two footballers from Davao City are taking the lead for the De La Salle University (DLSU) Green Archers in both the women’s and men’s divisions in the UAAP football championships tomorrow (Thursday). Kyra Dimaandal and Jed Ramos Diamante, both from Ateneo de Davao University (ADDU) have been appointed ca ...

Romeo Braceros | 4 days ago