Philippines / Sports

Phoenix fires Louie Alas

Phoenix fires Louie Alas By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno   (Photo courtesy of Louis Alas’ Facebook page) MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – Phoenix made a shocking announcement on Friday night, relieving Louie Alas as its head coach. “After much deliberation, (the) management has decided to discontinue Mr. Louie Alas’ services as head coach,” the Fuel Masters said in … Continue reading


SMC’s PBA players test negative for Covid-19

SMC’s PBA players test negative for Covid-19 MANILA — San Miguel Corporation (SMC) said all players belonging to its three Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) teams are free from Covid-19 following testing conducted recently. SMC president and chief operating officer Ramon S. Ang said the players of San Miguel Beermen, Barangay Ginebra San Miguel, and Magnolia … Continue reading


Refs to blame in Gilas-Aussies brawl: GAB chairman

Refs to blame in Gilas-Aussies brawl: GAB chairman By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Games and Amusement Board (GAB) chairman Baham Mitra has asked FIBA to also look at the referees who officiated the brawl-marred Gilas Pilipinas-Australia game at the Philippine Arena in Bocaue, Bulacan early this month. “Before they sanction our … Continue reading