Category: Sports

Beach volleybelles remain spotless

HANOI—The Philippines shut out host Vietnam, 2-0, to stay in gold medal contention in the 31st Southeast Asian Games women’s beach volleyball tournament on Wednesday at...

Bernardino tows women’s squad to one-sided win

HANOI—Afril Bernardino scattered 20 points and hauled down 16 rebounds as the Philippine women’s team routed Thailand, 97-81, in 31st Southeast Asian Games women’s basketball...

Eala in cruise control 

BAC NINH, Vietnam—Alex Eala clobbered Malaysia’s Jo-Leen Saw, 6-2, 6-0, in a masterful display of top-level tennis on Wednesday to move into the women’s singles...

Pool ace, archers deliver golds

HANOI—Johann Chua won an all-Filipino final with Carlos Biado in men’s 9-ball of billiards as eagle-eyed sisters Abby and Pia Bidaure and Phoebe Amistoso gave...

PHL hangs on to 3rd place with lean 3-gold haul

HANOI—Filipino-American Kayla Richardson emerged as the fastest woman of the 31st Southeast Asian Games on Wednesday when only three gold medals were added to the Filipino...

GOLD FOR BARBOSA

Olympian Kurt Bryan Barbosa (right) beats Jaijulla Panachai of Thailand, 16-7, in men’s -54 kgs Kyorugi of taekwondo to win the gold medal in the...

PHL on track in SEAG – CDM

HANOI—Chef de mission Ramon Fernandez was guardedly optimistic of the country finishing third in the overall medals race of the31st Vietnam Southeast Asian Games.  “We...