IT'S been six years since Alaska won the 2013 PBA Commissioner's Cup and many have been wondering why management is still sticking with Alex Compton as head coach of the team. The outspoken mentor replaced Luigi Trillo in 2014 ...
Aug 11, 2019
ALASKA team owner Wilfred Uytengsu held his head high after the Aces failed to make it into the PBA Commissioner's Cup semifinals, bowing to top-seeded TNT Katropa, 93-104, on Wednesday night. But while his boys headed into the ...
Jul 25, 2019
PBA
IS Mike Harris coming back for unfinished business with Alaska?Coach Alex Compton hopes so as he disclosed serious efforts to bring back last year's Best Import to reinforce the Aces anew in the season-ending Governors CupHarris was at ...
Jul 25, 2019
PBA
ALEX Compton is still calling the shots for Alaska in the PBA Philippine Cup.No less than Alaska owner Wilfred Uytengsu made the clarification on Friday, just after SPIN.ph ran a story that the multi-titled franchise has tapped longtime head ...
Jan 25, 2019
IT'S not every day that athletes trade in their uniforms to dress up to the nines.Seeing these sportsmen in neat and classy outfits during special events, such as awards nights, definitely happen once in a blue moon.Last Monday night, ...
Jan 23, 2019
PBA
CLASS organization, winning tradition, We Not Me.Mere mention of these words and the Alaska franchise comes to mind, for these are qualities that best embody the Aces in their 33 seasons in the PBA.And certainly, it's a reflection of ...
Jan 17, 2019
PBA
ALASKA team owner Wilfred Uytengsu expressed disappointment over the PBA's decision not to suspend Magnolia guard Mark Barroca for his closed-fist hit on Chris Banchero, saying the logic behind the reprieve was flawed.Commissioner Willie Marcial on Thursday fined ...
Dec 14, 2018
PBA
IT took some words from team owner Wilfred Steven Uytengsu to shake up Alaska from a stupor on Sunday night.After watching the Aces fall behind, 47-41, to also-ran NorthPort at the end of the first half of their PBA ...
Oct 28, 2018
THE country's toughest triathlon race just got tougher as the first full Century Tuna Ironman is set to be held on Sunday at the Subic Bay Freeport Zone.After starting with Ironman 70.3 races or half-Ironman events, Sunrise Events ...
Jun 1, 2018
PBA
PBA commissioner Willie Marcial on Wednesday defended the decision to lift the lifetime ban on Renaldo Balkman, saying his only intention was to give the 'remorseful' import a second chance.Marcial gave the controversial import a new lease on life ...
May 16, 2018
PBA
THE PBA's decision to overturn the lifetime ban on Renaldo Balkman didn't sit well with Wilfred Uytengsu.The outspoken Alaska team owner on Wednesday branded as 'ridiculous' the decision to allow the temperamental import to play ...
May 15, 2018
DAVAO City - Sunrise Events president and founder Wilfred Uytengsu took pride in finally completing their vision of bringing the Ironman triathlon event in the Philippines with the upcoming Alveo Ironman 70.3 Davao on Sunday at Azuela Cove her.Uytengsu looked back ...
Mar 23, 2018
PBA
ONE of the most outspoken team owners ever in the PBA has spoken once more.Alaska team owner Wilfred Uytengsu expressed concern over what he and fellow team owners perceived as a one-sided trade involving KIA and San Miguel that is ...
Oct 25, 2017
NBA
JR NBA Philippines will travel to 40 locations in the country as it tries to reach more aspiring young players from January to March.Clinics will be held in Bacolod, Batangas, Cagayan De Oro, Cavite, Cebu, Metro Manila and Subic.The top ...
Jan 22, 2017
PBA
FIVE businessmen with heavy influence in Philippine sports made it to Forbes magazine's 50 richest Filipinos released in its September 2016 issue, which features a record number of Filipino billionaires.San Miguel Corporation head Ramon S. Ang has a net worth ...
Aug 28, 2016
PBA
THE sensitive issue on whether to allow members of Gilas 5.0 to join the coming PBA draft is set to be discussed when the league board sits down for its regular monthly meeting this week.With several suggestions thrown its way, ...
Aug 22, 2016
PBA
ALASKA team owner Wilfred Uytengsu is opposed to holding a separate special draft for members of Gilas cadets, stressing the plan runs counter to his original proposal for national team members to directly join the 2016 Rookie Draft.Uytengsu said the entire ...
Aug 12, 2016
WITH a growing roster of elite triathletes vying for berths in the World Championship, expect the heated competition in the Cobra Energy Drink Ironman 70.3 Asia Pacific Championships to get more intense on Sunday at the Shangri-La Mactan Resort and ...
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Aug 3, 2016
LOCAL celebrities take time out from their hectic schedules to compete on a bigger, tougher stage - the Cobra Energy Drink Ironman 70.3 Asia Pacific Championships presented by Ford which fires off on August 7 in Cebu.Matteo Guidecelli, Xander Angeles, Ivan ...
Jul 25, 2016
PBA
WILFRED Uytengsu has always taken pride in running an Alaska that does things the right way.And while Calvin Abueva at times looks like an odd fit in the organization, the Alaska team owner can only praise the way 'The Beast&# ...
Jul 8, 2016
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