S+A airs epic “Battle of the Rivals” between Ateneo Lady Eagles and De La Salle Lady Spikers

Fierce rivals Ateneo Lady Eagles and the De La Salle Lady Spikers delivered another five-set classic when they clashed for a cause in last Sunday’s (July 16) “Battle of the Rivals” event, which will have a primetime telecast this Saturday (July 22) at 6pm on S+A and S+A HD. Former and current players of the Lady Spikers and the Lady Eagles led by national team captain Mika Reyes, Alyssa Valdez, Kim Fajardo, and Jia Morado relived their collegiate rivalry in front of a mammoth crowd …

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Beach Volleyball teams vie for national title at “BVR on Tour” National Championship

It may be rainy season but nothing can stop the 32 beach volleyball teams competing for the national title and the chance to represent the country in the Beach Volleyball Republic (BVR) On Tour National Championship this July 28 to 30 at the Anguib Beach in Sta. Ana, Cagayan. After seven exciting BVR legs in different parts of the nation, 16 teams each in the men’s and women’s divisions will be slugging it out in the event, which has been sanctioned by the Larong Volleyball …

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10 Great Players From NCAA Schools

The epic hard court battles in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) have begun with the opening of its 93rd season last July 8, which was aired on S+A, S+A HD, and sports.abs-cbn.com. As we all witness the journey of new and rising superstars in the country’s oldest collegiate league, let us take a look at the former players in each NCAA school whose legacies they will be chasing. Here are 10 former players from San Beda Red Lions, host school San Sebastian Stags, AU …

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Pinoy Pride 41 live, commercial-free, and in HD via Sky Sports PPV

The boxing fever continues as undefeated champion Mark “Magnifico” Magsayo defends his World Boxing Organization (WBO) Featherweight title against Daniel “El General” Diaz of Nicaragua at Pinoy Pride 41, July 8, 6 PM. Get immersed in the action by watching it live, commercial-free, and in high definition through SKY Sports Pay-Per-View. Pinoy Pride 41, titled “New Generation Warriors,” features up and coming stars of Philippine boxing. Magsayo (16-0-0; 12 KO) is set to lead the pack with an undefeated streak and a main fight defending …

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Agot Isidro questions sore loser behavior of Pacquiao fans who bash Jeff Horn and his wife

Sen. Manny Pacquiao recently lost his title as a WBO welterweight champion to Australian boxer Jeff Horn in The Battle of the Brisbane. Enraged with the game’s result, Pacquiao fans harassed the boxer and his wife on social media. The incident them caught the attention of United Kingdom’s Daily Mail and made an article out of it. The article was shared by actress Agot Isidro on her Twitter account. Filipinos are notorious for being social media bullies, yet most of us are crybabies when someone …

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“NCAA on Tour” to bring basketball action to the campus

The Philippine collegiate basketball season officially opens with a showdown between defending champion San Beda College and host school San Sebastian College-Recoletos in the opening day of the 93rd NCAA men’s basketball tournament this Saturday (July 8) at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City. The Red Lions open their title-retention bid against the Stags LIVE on S+A and S+A HD, and via livestreaming at sports.abs-cbn.com at 2pm, followed by the Mapua Cardinals and Season 92 runner-up Arellano University Chiefs at 4pm. Before the …

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Jim Paredes celebrates Manny Pacquiao’s loss against Jeff Horn

Manny Pacquiao and Jeff Horn are undeniably the most-talked-about personalities yesterday, July 2, due to their boxing match. Pacquiao, however, lost his title to Horn via unanimous decision (117-111, 115-113, 115-113). Singer Jim Paredes the celebrated over the loss of the boxer turned senator as he reveals the reasons why Pacquiao should not get sympathy. While most of the Filipinos mourned over the loss of Sen. Manny Pacquiao in a boxing mtch against his opponent Jeff Horn, it seems like some people were also glad …

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Celebrities can’t help but react on the controversial Pacquiao-Horn fight

In a hugely controversial decision, the judges awarded Horn the fight even though he came off second-best by almost every measure in front of 50,000 in Brisbane’s Lang Park on Sunday. That the judges scored it 117-111, 115-113, 115-113 for the former school teacher left a lot of people shocked and in disbelief. Celebrities took to social media to air their reactions on Manny Pacquiao’s fight against Jeff Horn Sunday, July 2, in Brisbane, Australia. Check out their reactions below: Zsazsa Padilla Zeus Collins Ramon Bautista Sarah Lahbati Chris …

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Filipino humor prevails as Manny Pacquiao loses to Jeff Horn

Australian underdog wins unanimous points decision at Suncorp Stadium Horn challenges Floyd Mayweather after fight; Pacquiao gracious in defeat Brace yourselves as Pacquiao-Horn related memes come in. Jeff Horn beats Manny Pacquiao by unanimous decision! Filipino netizens quickly took to social media to vent their emotions after the Australian fighter ran away with the belt in his fight with Filipino People’s Champ Manny Pacquiao Sunday (July 2). While some were bitter over Pacquiao’s loss, others met it with a smile and some humor, poking fun at Horn’s hugging and …

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ABS-CBN is official broadcaster of the AVC Asian Senior Women’s Championship

ABS-CBN, the Philippines’ leading media and entertainment company has been granted the rights to be the official Host Broadcaster of the AVC’s 19th Asian Senior Women’s Championship. As Host Broadcaster, ABS-CBN S+A is the exclusive broadcaster of the tournament which will be held here in the Philippines on August 9-17, 2017. Larong Volleyball sa Pilipinas, Inc. (LVPI) acting president Peter Cayco formally announced the partnership today (June 30), marking the first time for the national women’s team to be featured on primetime television outside of …

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