Category: Sports

You mean, there’s no more fierce competition and world-record-breaking to look forward to anymore?  It’s been more than a week since the closing ceremony at Rio, but some of us are still suffering from an Olympic hangover. Who isn’t going to miss the friendly rivalries, making bets or virtually rejoicing alongside...

Preparations for the FIBA Asia 2015 in Changsha, China, are in full swing and most teams are gearing up and aiming high to win this year’s lone berth in the 2016 Rio Olympics. Like previous editions, it promises fireworks and it has several interesting back stories, like: • The last...

In Asia, the road to the FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia is in full swing, with over 40 teams contesting the four or five available slots in the world’s biggest sports event. The continent’s entries to the world may be considered as cannon fodder to all the teams worldwide,...

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The NBA season is in full-swing, and it has provided all sorts of surprises. Actually, saying that it’s been a surprising season is an understatement: if you look at the stats and standings, you could even say it’s unbelievable. The fortunes of some teams and players took a 360 degree...

Sport is drama, sport is life, sport is real. On the surface, you may only see grown and oversized men and women nonsensically kicking a ball, or following complicated formations on the ice rink, court or field, but there is more to that. Throughout the world, sports is a business,...

Although the FIFA World Cup highlighted the summers of most sports junkies, it wasn’t the only global “World Cup” event during the season. The FIBA World Cup of Basketball 2014 in Spain is arguably one of the most unforgettable sports events this 2014, due to it gathering the best basketball...

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Aging may stop a person from doing what he wanted to do especially when it is requiring physical strength. If you are fond of playing sports, then time will come that you cannot already play the game you used to enjoy. The question is: When is the ideal time for...

This weekend, the opening games of the William Jones Cup 2015 in Taiwan will start, and we’ll have our first look at some of the teams competing in the Changsha joust. The Asian teams participating Chinese Taipei (two teams), South Korea, Iran, Japan, and the Philippines. Completing the cast for...

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It’s been a month since the last FIFA World Cup qualifying match in Asia has been played, and so far, we’ve had our fair share of shocking results. It’s not surprising as to why: the upset axe was swung several times affecting several better-equipped and stronger teams, and those who have...

Basketball is one of the world’s most popular sports, played everywhere from the gigantic stadiums of the United States to the makeshift pocket-sized courts in Manila. Remember, basketball isn’t just about the NBA! After the 2014 FIBA World Cup (which was won by the United States), basketball fans’ attention will be...

Everybody roots for the underdogs, except for the fans of the teams they’re up against. Amazing performances made by unheralded teams and athletes usually come out of nowhere, shocking the sporting world. Regardless if it’s in the local scene or in competitions like the World Cup and the Olympics, the...

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Hoops is love, hoops is life. Basketball may not be the world’s popular sport, but it’s definitely one of the most exciting to watch. This year is definitely one of the most memorable for hoops junkies worldwide, given the number of basketball events that were held this year, bannered by...

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The NBA season is in full swing, and even if it just started, fireworks are in display in the opening week. A number of off season trades, additions and developments turned the league more into a roulette game: it’s totally unpredictable, the way things are. So, as the sports editor...

We can never truly tell when do unexpected incidents happen. Today, we were shocked by the revelation that Oklahoma City Thunder’s Durant is suffering from a Jones injury and could probably miss two months of the games. This type of injury is healing in the most unpredictable way and time....

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For athletes on the go, muscle supplements are always important to their daily workout. It keeps them strong, kicking and roaring as they sweat out with the required exercises instructed to them. There are appropriate meals when they exercise and there are also appropriate food supplement that are fit to...