Young set of NBA stars take over NBA playoffs and will be disputing berths in NBA Finals

Indiana’s Tyrese Haliburton (left) and Minnesota’s Anthony Edwards. | PHOTOS: AFP and AP The NBA conference finals starting on Tuesday will showcase a new generation of stars as Boston takes on Indiana in the East and Dallas clashes with Minnesota in the West for a place in the Finals. Boston’s 26-year-old Jayson Tatum and 27-year-old…

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PH rowers target Paris berths in Korea qualifier

Cris Nievarez, in action in this file photo, becomes the first Filipino rower to make the Games’ quarterfinals. —INQUIRER FILE PHOTO Cris Nievarez banners a lean Philippine rowing team that will set up camp in China starting this week as they gun for Olympic berths in Paris later this year through the Asian and Oceania…

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PH teens book Winter Youth Games berths

No snow? No problem. The Philippines proved that a season is no match for the spirit as three of the country’s rising talents punched tickets to the 2024 Winter Youth Olympics tha gets going on Jan. 19 in Gangwon, South Korea. Peter Joseph Groseclose, Avery Uriel Balbanida and Laetaz Amihan Rabe will carry the country’s…

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Race for UAAP championship series berths gets going, and it could be a sprint for the top two to there

UP guard Gerry Abadiano during a game against Ateneo in the second round of the UAAP Season 86 men’s basketball tournament.–MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net The best of the best of the UAAP Season 86 men’s basketball tournament have come this far, to a stage where the veritable men always get separated from the boys. The Final Four,…

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Grieving Lady Tams, Golden Spikers book first semifinal berths – rezal404

Kiesha Bedonia tries to find an angle for a kill off a San Sebastian block. —CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Far Eastern University’s (FEU) Lady Tamaraws and the Golden Spikers of University of Santo Tomas (UST) bagged the first semifinals berths in their respective divisions of the V-League Collegiate Challenge after impressive wins on Sunday at Paco Arena.…

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Carlo Paalam, Nesthy Petecio secure SEA Games boxing bronzes with semis berths – rezal404

FILE-The Philippines’ Nesthy Petecio during the Tokyo Olympics. (Photo by Luis ROBAYO / POOL / AFP) MANILA, Philippines—Tokyo Olympics silver medalists Carlo Paalam and Nesthy Petecio stamped their class and secured sure bronzes in the 32nd Southeast Asian Games at Chroy Changvar Convention Center: Hall G on Monday. Petecio proved too much for Laos’ Minavanh…

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