WITH her hazel eyes, blond hair, and defined features, it's easy to mistake Nicole Pornan to be another foreign tourist making her way across the famous beach of San Juan beach, La Union.Until, that is, she opens her mouth ...
Mar 8, 2021
NO matter what the outcome may be, even just getting a shot in the WNBA will already be a full-circle moment for Filipino-American baller Chanelle Molina. Earlier this month, the Hawaii native signed a training camp contract with 2012 WNBA ...
Feb 16, 2021
THE very nature of a bicycle requires the use of legs - an enormous amount of effort from the lower limbs to power the two-wheeled ride.But this cyclist proves that it's not impossible to cycle competitively with just a ...
Feb 15, 2021
UNLIKE many others - who've poured many months to prepare for and agonize over their PBA draft applications - Michael Jay Javelosa submitted his form almost on a whim. It wasn't really part of his life plans at that moment. ...
Feb 10, 2021
LIZETTE Cabrera may be representing Australia, but wherever she's playing, her heart definitely screams "I am Filipina."Born in Townsville, she grew up in a Filipino household together with her two other siblings. Her parents Ronnie and Maria migrated to ...
Feb 8, 2021
AS he warmed up for an NCAA Season 85 elimination-round game against Jose Rizal University in 2009 when Arellano was in its first year in the league, Leonard "Bimbot" Anquilo heard a JRU fan mock him from the stands, saying he ...
Feb 2, 2021
Ez Mil's live performance of "Panalo" on Wish Bus USA is currently tearing it up on the internet, amassing 10 million views in just three days as of this writing. But who is Ez Mil?In real life, the rapper, who ...
Feb 1, 2021
JOY Calimlim Habana is many things. He is a sailor for the sport's national team. He is a father of four children. He is both a pest control worker and a delivery rider.He is also a PWD.A few hours ...
Jan 2, 2021
WITH the body of a bruiser, some extraordinary handles, and the grit of a real workhorse, point guard Christian Garcia Palma looks like he was born for greatness. But his physique was built from the ground up. "Noong nagsisimula ako, parang typical ...
Dec 22, 2020
ANAKIN VI Gaming is not your typical streamer.Born with persistent hyperplastic primary vitreous (PHPV), an anomaly in his eyes that has rendered him totally blind since birth, Anakin is a young streamer from the Philippines.Editor's Note: This article ...
Dec 4, 2020
IT was meant to be just 30 bikes.In the height of the pandemic lockdown, TV personality and former volleyball star Gretchen Ho thought of a bright idea: why not donate bikes to frontliners? After all, with no public transportation during the ...
Nov 21, 2020
A FEW months into the long pandemic lockdown, software developer John Lois Frades found that his laptop suddenly wasn't cutting it any longer. "Medyo mabagal-bagal na," was how he described it. It's a sentiment that many people could definitely ...
Nov 17, 2020
ON STAT lines alone, Matthew Wright is the PBA bubble's most valuable player.The numbers are undeniable. He remained on top of his game throughout the whole elimination round all the way to the quarterfinals, leading the league with 39. ...
Nov 16, 2020
ASIANS are an uncommon sight in the NBA. To achieve his hoops dreams, Jeremy Lin had to fight against very tough odds. But made it, he did. He is the first-ever person of Taiwanese descent to grace the league's ...
Nov 11, 2020
WITH the power of the internet and local sports fandom, 39-year-old ligang labas player Titeng Wenceslao is able to make his hoop dreams come true.Just last week, a 'dayo' pal from the area filmed a 30-second video of ...
Nov 10, 2020
FOR the record, Arwind Santos has gone through a lot of flak throughout his 14 year career in the PBA.But the San Miguel forward shared that the bubble experience for this year's All-Filipino Cup is by far among ...
Nov 5, 2020
IT IS early 2020 in professor Mickey Ingles' sports law class, and the UAAP Board has to make a decision about LeBron James.As one of the best players in the world, both the Ateneo Lakers and the FEU Jazz were eyeing ...
Oct 14, 2020
SHE may have settled for a semifinals finish in Roland Garros French Open run, but Alex Eala surely has a bright future ahead.The 15-year-old Eala was the youngest seed among the final eight in the Girls' Singles division, ...
Oct 10, 2020
IF we're talking about the legacy of the late Bobby Parks Sr. - arguably one of the greatest imports to ever grace the PBA - his son, Bobby Ray Parks Jr., is living up to his dad's impressive numbers. Junior has ...
Sep 28, 2020
WHILE nothing will ever be the same for the University of Santo Tomas men's basketball team after the Bicol bubble fallout, three-point sniper Sherwin Concepcion vowed to stick with the España-based squad come what may. After all, he ...
Sep 7, 2020
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