Football’s crazy rich Asians

By: Charles Lim HE WAS the most successful Asian owner of a topnotch professional football club in England. To Filipinos, however, and even to a majority of the Filipino football community he was still an unknown. Until tragedy struck on Saturday, October 27, 2018, at the King Power Stadium in Leicester City, England. Leicester City FC’s […]

Ilonggo MMA fighter bows to Indonesian

A HURTING LOSS! This is how Ilonggo martial arts coach Rene Catalan described the recent defeat of fellow Ilonggo fighter Ariane Fantilanan in the Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) National Flyweight Championship in Britama Arena in Jakarta, Indonesia last Nov. 4, 2018. Fantilanan, a native of Passi City, Iloilo, suffered a first round submission loss to […]

Bacolod City hosts NBTC, PCCL elims

Young aspirants in Negros Occidental will get the chance to experience competitive basketball as Bacolod City hosts the SM-National Basketball Training Center (NBTC) and the Philippine Collegiate Champions’ League (PCCL) Provincial Eliminations in November 2018. Now on its eleventh season, the NBTC League will gather hundreds of young cagers in the province. The event concentrates […]